Special to The Hays Daily News
DODGE CITY, Kan. - June 18, 2012 - Expect boots, spurs and cowboy hats this weekend when the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series heads to Dodge City Raceway Park.
The Boot Hill Showdown, held Friday and Saturday at the 3/8-mile track, will showcase the Outlaws in a historic town known for shootouts and fast action.
Joey Saldana, who ranks fifth in the World of Outlaws championship standings, has claimed five of the 13 previous Outlaws features at Dodge City Raceway Park.
Donny Schatz, Steve Kinser, Sammy Swindell and Craig Dollansky, who are first through fourth in the championship standings, respectively, have each earned a victory at the track as well.
Friday and Saturday, June 22-23, at Dodge City Raceway Park in Dodge City, Kan. The front gate is scheduled to open at 5 p.m. with hot laps at 6:45 p.m.
Dodge City Raceway Park is located at 11322 110 Road in Dodge City, Kan. Click on the link for a map to the track ( http://goo.gl/maps/thAa).
Tickets for the Boot Hill Showdown can be ordered online by clicking WorldofOutlaws.com/tickets or by calling 877-395-8606. An exclusive free fan pit pass upgrade is available with the purchase of advance two-day reserved seating.
ON THE INTERNET
World of Outlaws - www.WorldofOutlaws.com
Dodge City Raceway Park - www.DodgeCityRaceway.com
Dirt Radio Network - www.DIRTVision.com
ABOUT THE TRACK
Dodge City Raceway Park is a semi-banked, 3/8-mile oval. The track record of 12.277 seconds was established by Donny Schatz on Oct. 7, 2005.
World of Outlaws A-Feature Winners at Dodge City Raceway Park:
2011 - Craig Dollansky on July 1, Jason Sides on July 2
2010 - Sammy Swindell on June 12, Joey Saldana on June 14
2009 - Joey Saldana on June 12, Joey Saldana on June 13
2008 - Joey Saldana on June 20, Donny Schatz on June 21
2007 - Jason Meyers on June 22, Daryn Pittman on June 23
2006 - Joey Saldana on July 1
2005 - Danny Lasoski on Oct. 8
2004 - Steve Kinser on June 22