The “Big Cat” Brad Sweet was starving for the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series win at Jackson Motorplex Saturday night.   He’s tasted victory six times already this season – including a win Thursday night at Jackson Motorplex – but with $41,000 and the title of Jackson Nationals champion on the […]

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You couldn’t see it, but Carson Macedo was standing up in the seat of his Kyle Larson Racing No. 2 car for all 30 laps of the Feature at Jackson Motorplex Friday night.   Or at least, that’s how it felt to the rookie driver after holding off veterans Daryn Pittman and Logan Schuchart to […]

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Questions with no clear answers lingered in heads of thousands like a painless headache during the final three laps of the Jackson Nationals opening Thursday night race at the Jackson Motorplex.   Could Brad Sweet catch David Gravel? Could Gravel hold Sweet off?   Gravel had the 4/10-mile tamed, leading every lap up until that […]

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When the checkered flags waved over a victorious Brad Sweet at Knoxville Raceway Saturday night the time was close to 1 a.m. Central Time, due to Mother Nature’s evening splash of rain.   Exhaustion had no presence on Sweet’s face, though. Sweat and a big grin, yes. Maybe even a hint of relief. But no […]

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A rapid of blood forced its way through hearts of thousands. Beats per minute spiked to the redline.   Leader Brad Sweet hit the cushion exiting turn four at Granite City Speedway Saturday night, launching his NAPA Auto Parts No. 49 car several inches off the track. With David Gravel breathing down his neck, he […]

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Your heart tried to explode. If you stopped to think you’d realize you weren’t breathing. But there was no time for that. Every lap, every corner, the potential for a new leader. A new reason to not blink.   James McFadden? Brad Sweet? Kyle Larson? Your mind spun with the question of who will win, […]

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NASHVILLE, TN – Ballads of broken hearts and dirt roads are ingrained in Nashville’s history. On Friday night, a new hit was written during the inaugural World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series Music City Outlaw Nationals at the historic Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway.   Its intro, an impassioned announcer filling ear drums with a […]

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Kyle Larson versus Christopher Bell. It’s a tale that’s been told many times, in many ways.   But Larson’s World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series victory Monday night at Lawrenceburg Speedway may be the most enticing tale of them, yet. And controversial.   Or as Larson put it, “It was a heck of a […]

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Inches before Logan Schuchart claimed his third World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series win of the season, he could feel defeat breathing down his neck.   To it, he said, not today. Even with few options to stop it.   Life was close to leaving his right rear tire – a used […]

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Rossburg, OH – After months of speculation, Eldora Speedway officials announced Thursday the 36th annual Kings Royal will pay a blockbuster $175,000-to-win.   The Kings Royal Weekend featuring the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series and all of sprint car racing’s royalty takes place Thursday-Friday-Saturday, July-18-19-20.   Renown for the most unique […]

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