Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan.
(September 13, 2017) – The Craftsman World of Outlaws Sprint Car
series makes a return to Dodge City Raceway Park next month.
And tickets are already going fast for the “Boot Hill
Showdown” event set for October 27-28.
There is still time to get your tickets to
the biggest Sprint Car event in the state of Kansas and beyond
for 2017 with tickets available at
Ticket packages for both nights are
available for $70 for reserved seats and $65 for general
admission. Single night tickets are $45 each
night for reserved and $40 for general admission.
Children eleven and under are admitted free when
accompanied by an adult.
This October’s World of Outlaws double
marks the first series appearance atop the racy 3/8-mile clay
oval since July of 2015 when Memphis-area shoe Jason Sides and
North Dakota’s Donny Schatz split victory honors.
Sides’ triumph proved as redemption for
getting nipped at the line by Schatz two years earlier while
Schatz’ victory marked his second win in the last five World of
Outlaws events at DCRP for the now eight-time and reigning
While Sides and Schatz are the most recent
series winners at DCRP, it’s Oklahoma native and 2013 WoO
champion Daryn Pittman that has enjoyed the most success in
recent years with three triumphs in the most recent five events
including a two-night sweep of the 2014 “Boot Hill Showdown”.
Ten different drivers have reached DCRP
victory lane in 21 World of Outlaws feature events dating back
to 2004 with Joey Saldana atop the overall win charts with three
triumphs. Saldana’s most recent “Boot Hill
Showdown” triumph occurred on June 14, 2010.
With 17 series wins to his credit thus far
in 2017, Donny Schatz holds a 90-point lead over Brad Sweet in
his quest for a ninth World of Outlaws championship with David
Gravel, Shane Stewart and Daryn Pittman also among the current
top five in points.
Past World of Outlaws “Boot Hill Showdown”
winners at Dodge City Raceway Park:
7/4/15 – Donny Schatz
7/3/15 – Jason Sides
7/5/14 – Daryn Pittman
7/4/14 – Daryn Pittman
7/6/13 – Daryn Pittman
7/5/13 – Donny Schatz
6/23/12 – Kraig Kinser
6/22/12 – Steve Kinser
7/2/11 – Jason Sides
7/1/11 – Craig Dollansky
6/14/10 – Joey Saldana
6/12/10 – Sammy Swindell
6/13/09 – Joey Saldana
6/12/09 – Joey Saldana
6/21/08 – Donny Schatz
6/20/08 – Joey Saldana
6/23/07 – Daryn Pittman
6/22/07 – Jason Meyers
7/1/06 – Joey Saldana
10/8/05 – Danny Lasoski
6/22/04 – Steve Kinser
Joining in on “Boot Hill Showdown” action
at DCRP will be the IMCA Hobby Stocks with racing action getting
under way at 7:00 p.m. on both nights.
The 2017 season at Dodge City Raceway Park
consists of 14 scheduled nights of racing action with the
regular season coming to a conclusion with the Saturday night,
September 16, Jerry Soderberg Memorial Championship event.
The complete 2017 schedule of events at
Dodge City Raceway Park is available at
Dodge City Raceway Park is located on the
south edge of Dodge City, KS, on US 283, then 0.9 miles west on
US 56, then 0.1 miles south. For more
information, contact the track at 620-225-3277 or check