Many professional sporting events have announced postponements, suspensions and cancellations due to the effects of the coronavirus, also referred to as COVID-19. This has also impacted major auto racing events, with postponements in Formula 1, NASCAR, IndyCar, IMSA, NHRA and many others   The impacts of the pandemic are also reaching into the short track racing […]

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Due to escalating concerns and mixed guidance from various county, state and health organizations with regard to the impact and response to COVID-19, the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series is postponing all events through April 9, effective immediately, in the wake of growing health concerns.   This decision has not been […]

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TULARE, CA — Last year’s World of Outlaws NOS® Energy Drink Sprint Car Series Kevin Gobrecht Rookie of the Year Ian Madsen claims one of his weak points has been short tracks.   Not anymore.   The Australian won everything there was to win at the third-mile Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, Calif., Saturday night. Not […]

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TULARE, CA – Tulare Thunderbowl officials have made the decision to cancel Night Two of the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series due to the rain cell set to hit the track Saturday evening.   There is no rain date for the event. Tulare Thunderbowl handled all ticketing information for this weekend and any […]

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TULARE, CA — Texas native Aaron Reutzel scored his first career World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series victory in thrilling fashion after exchanging multiple slide jobs with local driver Cory Eliason. A lap 20 yellow for then race leader Sheldon Haudenschild bunched the field together and Reutzel began picking off the leaders in exciting […]

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TULARE, CA — After scoring his first Thunderbowl Raceway World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series win last season Watertown, Connecticut’s David Gravel returned on Friday night and made it back-to-back, earning his first series victory of 2017.   Gravel stalked race-long leader Shane Stewart as the laps wound down and made a beautiful power […]

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Short track action around the country is finally beginning to heat up. Late Models, Modifieds, dirt and pavement action is all over. We picked out the 10 biggest events taking place this weekend that you should go to if you are having short track racing withdrawals.   41st Annual Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway […]

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STOCKTON, Calif. —After missing the feature at Thunderbowl Raceway less than a week ago, seven-time World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series champion Donny Schatz returned to victory lane Friday night, winning the opening night of the FVP Western Spring Shootout double-header at Stockton Dirt Track.   Schatz picked up his third victory of the […]

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TULARE, Calif. — David Gravel claimed his first World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series victory of the season Saturday night at Thunderbowl Raceway as he held off Shane Stewart through the 35-lap feature.   The win was the first series win for Gravel since he won the National Open at Williams Grove Speedway in […]

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Friday night’s USAC West Coast Sprint Car race at Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare, Calif. has been rained out. Saturday night’s racing action in Tulare featuring the West Coast Sprints is still on as scheduled. Spectator gates open at 4:00pm with hot laps set to begin at 5:00pm. Qualifying gets underway at 6:00pm and racing is […]

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