Lonnie Wheatley, QUEEN CREEK, Ariz. (January 6, 2017) – The New
Year officially gets going in a big way with six full nights of
Super Late Model action beginning with the first round of the
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly
Auto Parts at Arizona Speedway on Saturday night.
Following Saturday night’s opener, the Wild West Shootout that
also includes USRA Modifieds and X Modifieds resumes with Round
Two on Sunday night and then a midweek card on Wednesday before
wrapping up with three consecutive rounds next Friday, Saturday
and Sunday (January 13-15).
A $5,000 winner’s share is up for grabs through the opening five
nights of competition with the Bakersfield Karting Experience
boosting the winner’s share for the Black Diamond/Club 29 Super
Late Models presented by M&W Transport to $12,000 on the January
In addition to the healthy purse money up for grabs each night,
a points fund is in place as well for the Super Late Models as
well as the MVT/Border International USRA Modifieds and RHR Swag
X-Mods presented by Barnett Harley Davidson with more than
$200,000 in prize money up for grabs.
Jonathan Davenport topped three of six Super Late Model main
events last year to earn the Wild West Shootout championship
Todd Schute taking the Modified title and Grant Southworth
earning the X-Mod crown.
Six-day General Admission tickets for the event can be purchased
for just $100, giving race fans an opportunity to enjoy all six
nights for less than $17 per night. Single day
tickets are just $20 with the Sunday $12,000 to win Bakersfield
Karting Experience finale just $25. Fans that take
advantage of the 6-day discounted pass will enjoy the final
night of the Wild West Shootout absolutely free.
Advanced tickets may be purchased online at:
http://www.wildwestshootout.net/schedule/ and ticket
pricing/purchasing information can be found online at:
www.wildwestshootout.net or by calling the Wild West
Shootout office at 520-664-2074.
Wild West Shootout Hotel Information can be found at:
http://www.wildwestshootout.net/fan-info/lodging-2/ or by
calling the Courtyard by Marriott at 480-461-3000. The
Courtyard by Marriott is conveniently located at 1221 S.
Westwood in Mesa, Arizona. Please use event name “Wild
West Shootout” when making reservations.
Saturday and Sunday races will go green at 5 p.m. with Wednesday
and Friday events starting at 7 p.m.
Arizona Speedway is located just minutes from Phoenix.
From Phoenix, take US 60 east to Ironwood Dr., turn
right (south) and go four miles, Arizona Speedway is on
the right hand side. For more information, visit
www.wildwestshootout.net or call 520-664-2074
The Wild West Shootout team would like to thank our 2017
partners: Keyser Manufacturing, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Black
Diamond Chassis, Club 29 Race Cars, M&W Transport, Mesilla
Valley Transportation, Border International, FK Rod Ends, Karl
Performance, Total Seal Piston Rings, Pro Power Racing, Hoosier
Tire, RHR Swag, Barnett Harley-Davidson, VP Fuels, Earnhardt
Dodge, AR Bodies, Bad Boy Off-Road, Bakersfield Karting
Experience and The Courtyard by Marriott.