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World of Outlaws At A Glance: Attica Raceway Park PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 16 April 2007

by Tony Veneziano
WoO Sprint Series PR Director

ImageWHAT
The World of Outlaws continue their swing through the Midwest with a pair of races on bullrings this weekend. First on the docket, is the recently revamped  Attica  Raceway  Park in Ohio on Friday, April 20. After an overnight journey southeast, the series will wrap up the weekend at the high-banked Tri-State Speedway in Haubstadt, Indiana on Saturday, April 21. This will be the series first event at Attica  Raceway  Park since 2005. Last season the event fell to rain, while at Tri-State Speedway last April, Craig Dollansky powered his way to the win, which was one of two victories in the state of  Indiana on 1/4-mile tracks for him in 2006. 

WHEN
On Friday, April 20 pit gates will open at 3:30 p.m., with grandstand gates opening at  4:30 p.m., with hot laps set for  5:45 p.m. Racing starts at 8:00 p.m.

WHERE
Attica  Raceway Park is located Northeast of State Road 4 & US 224 in  Attica,  Ohio. From this intersection drive 1/4-mile north on Route 4 to Lemmon Street, then travel 3/4-miles east to the Attica Fairgrounds.

TICKETS
On Friday April 20, general admission tickets for adults will be $28, with reserved tickets $30 ($2.00 for credit card). General admission tickets for children ages 8-15 are $15, 7 & Under will be admitted free of charge. A Pit Pass will be $35.

ABOUT THE TRACK
Attica  Raceway  Park is a 1/3-mile banked clay oval. The track record of 11.306 seconds was set by Butch Schroeder in 1998. More Track Info

PREVIOUS WINNERS
World of Outlaws Sprint Series A-Feature winners at Attica Raceway Park include:
2005- Stevie Smith on July 13
1994 -Stevie Smith on May 20, Sammy Swindell on May 21
1993- Joe Gaerte
1992 -Joey Allen
1991- Steve Kinser
1990- Steve Kinser

2007 FEATURE WINNERS
There have been 13 World of Outlaws A-Feature events held in 2007. The win list includes: Joey Saldana (February 23 at Thunderbowl Raceway, March 17 at Pike County Speedway, March 24 at Volunteer Speedway, and March 31 at Dixie Speedway), Donny Schatz (February 9 at Volusia Speedway Park, March 3 at Manzanita Speedway, and March 16 at Houston Raceway Park), Tim Kaeding (February 24 at Thunderbowl Raceway), Steve Kinser (March 2 at USA Race Park), Danny Lasoski (April 6 at Paducah International Raceway), Kerry Madsen (February 10 at Volusia Speedway Park), Jason Meyers (April 13 at Eldora Speedway), and Daryn Pittman (February 11 at Volusia Speedway Park).
 
1/3-MILE WINNERS
Attica  Raceway  Park is a high-banked 1/3 -mile oval. The World of Outlaws have raced twice this season on a track that size. The winners include: Tim Kaeding (Thunderbowl Raceway) and Joey Saldana (Thunderbowl Raceway).

NEWS & NOTES
On the Web: The Official World of Outlaws Sprint Series Web site at http://www.worldofoutlaws.com includes driver biographies with individual statistics and pictures, race-by-race statistics, detailed track information and race coverage, series news and team press releases. There also are links to the 2007 DIRT MotorSports Media Guide, the Official Rulebook and the 2007 DIRT MotorSports Membership form.

Highlights: Jason Meyers became the eighth different driver to win an A-Feature event this season, after he took the checkered flag at Eldora Speedway on Friday night. With his win, Meyers vaulted into the Top-10 in series championship points for the first time this season… Joey Saldana & Donny Schatz are the only drivers to have 12 Top-10 finishes in the first 13 events this season. Schatz, the reigning series champion is the only driver with 10 Top-Five finishes. They are separated by four points in the championship standings, with Saldana leading… Craig Dollansky & Jason Solwold remain the only two drivers that have transferred to every A-Feature from their heat race this season… Jac Haudenschild jumped into the ninth position in points, after his fourth-place finish at Eldora… Thirteen different drivers have earned B-Main victories so far in 2007 in just as many events… To date, 100 drivers have attempted to qualify for at least one World of Outlaws event this season.
 
Outlaws Contenders: The impressive 2007 edition of the World of Outlaws driver lineup includes Tony Bruce Jr. (No.18T Best Well Service Eagle), Jeremy Campbell (No.10C RLM Financial Services Maxim), Brian Carlson (No.18 Friend of DIRTVision.com Maxim), Zach Chappell (No. 8K Kantor Oil Co. XXX Race Co.), Craig Dollansky (No.7 Karavan Trailers/GATR Volvo Maxim), Sam Hafertepe Jr. (No.15H G.H. Plumbing J&J), Randy Hannagan (No.1X Penthouse Magazines Maxim), Jac Haudenschild (No.35 Wright One Construction Maxim), Justin Henderson (No.D1 Jolt Energy Gum Rocket), Chad Hiller (No.5C Dirt Inc. Maxim), Dion Hindi (No.11D RealTruck.com J&J), Chad Kemenah (No. 3X Hampshire Racing Engines Maxim), Tim Kaeding (No.11K Steve Kinser Racing Maxim), Steve Kinser (No.11 Quaker State Maxim), Danny Lasoski (No.83 Roth Motorsports Eagle), Jason Martin (No.36 NOS Energy Drink Maxim), Terry McCarl (No.24 Big Game Treestands/Bosma Poultry/AmeriCash Advance.com Eagle), Paul McMahan (No.20 Bass Pro Shops Eagle), Jason Meyers (No.14 Primerica Financial Maxim), James Mosher (No.12M Isotopes Brewing Company Maxim), Daryn Pittman (No.21 Titan Garages & Carports Maxim), Joey Saldana (No.9 Open Joist Mopar-powered JEI), Donny Schatz (No.15 Parker Store J&J), Tim Shaffer (No.6T Casey’s General Stores Maxim), Jason Sides (No.7S Wetherington Tractor Service Maxim), Jason Solwold (No.R19 City Wide Insulation Maxim), and Brooke Tatnell (No.2 Volcano Joe’s Coffee Schnee).

Sign on, tune in: DIRTVision.com is celebrating its fourth year of providing fans, media, teams, promoters, and sponsors with access to live and on-demand cybercasts of many DIRT MotorSports-sanctioned events. For more information visit: www.DIRTVision.com

Tune into the Web: If fans can’t get to any of the upcoming events, they can experience the excitement of the World of Outlaws Sprint Series live on DIRTVision.com through the DIRT Radio Network, where announcer John Gibson keeps you on the edge of your seat throughout the event. To listen to the audio broadcasts, log on to www.DIRTVision.com and click on the DIRT Radio Network logo. Listeners will need Windows Media Player 9 or higher to listen to the DIRT Radio Network. For technical support or questions, e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

Up Next: The month of April closes out with the first of two visits to the famed Knoxville Raceway in  Iowa on Saturday, April 28. On May 4, the series heads to the recently reconfigured 3/8-mile Tri-City Speedway in  Illinois. The following night the best sprint car drivers in the world will tackle Riverside International Speedway in West Memphis, Arkansas for the first time in over 25 years. A pair of races in the Show-Me State of Missouri follows, with a trip to US 36 Raceway on Friday, May 11 followed by a stop a stop at Lake Ozark Speedway the following night Saturday, May 12.

2007 WORLD OF OUTLAWS FEATURE WINNERS
Date  /  Race    /  Track  /  City, ST    /  TV Date  /  Winner
Feb. 9  / DIRTcar Nationals  /   Volusia Speedway /   Barberville,  FL   /  Donny Schatz (1)
Feb. 10   / DIRTcar Nationals /   Volusia Speedway /   Barberville,  FL   /  Kerry Madsen (1)
Feb. 11  / DIRTcar Nationals /  Volusia Speedway /   Barberville,  FL   /  Daryn Pittman (1)
Feb. 23  /  Thunderbowl Raceway  /   Tulare,  CA   /  Joey Saldana (1)
Feb. 24  /  Thunderbowl Raceway  /   Tulare,  CA   /  Tim Kaeding (1)
March 2  /   USA  Race  Park  /   Tucson,  AZ   /  Steve Kinser (1)
March 3  Manzanita  Speedway  /   Phoenix,  AZ   /  Donny Schatz (2)
March 16  /   Houston  Raceway  Park  /   Baytown,  TX   /  Donny Schatz (3)
March 17  /   Pike  County  Speedway  /   Magnolia, MS  /  Joey Saldana (2)
March 24  /  Volunteer  Speedway  /   Bulls Gap, TN  /  Joey Saldana (3)
March 31  /  Dixie  Speedway  /   Woodstock,  GA   /  Joey Saldana (4)
April 6  /   Paducah International Raceway  /  Paducah,  KY   /  Danny Lasoski (1)
April 7  /  I-55 Raceway  /   Pevely,  MO   /   Postponed-Weather
April 13  /  Eldora Speedway  /   Rossburg,  OH   /  Jason Meyers (1)  /   SPEED (May 13)

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 18 April 2007 )
 
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