STOCKTON, Calif. - March 18, 2013 - The World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series will head to a pair of tracks on the opposite end of the historic spectrum.
On Friday, the series will debut at the brand new Stockton 99 Dirt Track - a 3/8 mile that was built into the horse track at the San Joaquin Fairgrounds.
On Saturday, the famed Silver Dollar Speedway hosts the premier sprint car series for the annual Mini Gold Cup. Donny Schatz claimed two features at the quarter mile last season, including the Mini Gold Cup.
Friday, March 22, at Stockton 99 Dirt Track in Stockton, Calif. The front gate is scheduled to open at 1 p.m. with hot laps set for 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 23, at Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico, Calif. The front gate is scheduled to open at 5 p.m. with hot laps set for 6:15 p.m.
ABOUT THE TRACKS
Stockton 99 Dirt Track is a semi-banked, 3/8-mile oval. This is the first race at the track.
Silver Dollar Speedway is a high-banked, quarter-mile oval. The track record of 10.918 seconds was established by Joey Saldana on March 13, 2009.
World of Outlaws A-Feature Winners at Silver Dollar Speedway:
2012 - Donny Schatz on March 23, Donny Schatz on Sept. 6, Sean Becker on Sept. 7, Kyle Larson on Sept. 8
2011 - Craig Dollansky on March 12, Paul McMahan on Sept. 9, Kyle Larson on Sept. 10
2010 - Jason Meyers on Sept. 11
2009 - Joey Saldana on March 13, Jason Meyers on March 14, Joey Saldana on Sept. 12
2008 - Jac Haudenschild on Sept. 6
2007 - Joey Saldana on Sept. 8
2006 - Daryn Pittman on Sept. 9
2005 - Steve Kinser on Sept. 10
2004 - Donny Schatz on Sept. 11
2003 - Steve Kinser on Sept. 6
2002 - Steve Kinser on Sept. 7
2001 - Mark Kinser on Sept. 8
2000 - Danny Lasoski on Sept. 16
1999 - Jac Haudenschild on Sept. 18
1998 - Jac Haudenschild on Sept. 19
1997 - Dave Blaney on Sept. 20
1996 - Jeff Swindell on Sept. 21
1995 - Andy Hillenburg on Sept. 16
1994 - Andy Hillenburg on Sept. 17
1993 - Stevie Smith on Sept. 18
1992 - Steve Kinser on March 13, Steve Kinser on Sept. 19
1991 - Brent Kaeding on March 16, Joe Gaerte on Sept. 14
1990 - Bobby Davis, Jr., on March 11, Steve Kinser on Sept. 15
1989 - Jac Haudenschild on March 11, Darrell Hanestad on Sept. 20
1988 - Jimmy Sills on March 5, Steve Kinser on Sept. 17
1987 - Jac Haudenschild on March 7, Steve Kinser on Sept. 19
1986 - Steve Kinser on Sept. 21
1985 - Danny Smith on Sept. 21
1984 - Steve Kinser on Sept. 22
1983 - Steve Kinser on Sept. 24
1982 - Doug Wolfgang on Sept. 25
1981 - Sammy Swindell on Sept. 25, Sammy Swindell on Sept. 26
1980 - Steve Kinser on June 8, Wayne Sue on Sept. 25, Johnny Anderson on Sept. 26, Johnny Anderson on Sept. 27
1979 - Steve Kinser on June 10
There has been one race on a 3/8-mile track this season. The winner was: Daryn Pittman - 1 (Tucson International Raceway on March 9).
There have been no races on a quarter-mile track this season. In 2012, there were 10 World of Outlaws features on that size of a track this season. The winners were: Donny Schatz - 4 (Silver Dollar Speedway on Sept. 6, Cornwall Motor Speedway on July 29, Farmer City Speedway on April 25 and Silver Dollar Speedway on March 23); Sean Becker - 1 (Silver Dollar Speedway on Sept. 7); Craig Dollansky - 1 (Tri-State Speedway on April 21); Kraig Kinser - 1 (Kokomo Speedway on June 5); Kyle Larson - 1 (Silver Dollar Speedway on Sept. 8); Kerry Madsen - 1 (Limaland Motorsports Park on July 11) and Lucas Wolfe - 1 (Bloomington Speedway on Aug. 3).