Portland Speedway Pennzoil World of Outlaws preview

Pennzoil World of Outlaws “Baxter Auto Parts/Auto Value Classic” FACT SHEET WHAT: The Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series presented by Baxter Auto Parts & Auto Value at the new Portland Speedway dirt ...

Pennzoil World of Outlaws “Baxter Auto Parts/Auto Value Classic” FACT SHEET

WHAT: The Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series presented by Baxter Auto Parts & Auto Value at the new Portland Speedway dirt track.

WHEN: Friday August 25 & Saturday August 26. Gates open at 5pm, with racing at 7pm.

WHERE: Portland Speedway, 9727 N. MLK Jr. Blvd, Portland, OR. (Just East of the Portland Meadows Horse Track)

SANCTION: Pennzoil World of Outlaws

PROMOTER: Western Speedways, Inc. President-Craig Armstrong

Ticket Information: Call 503-285-2883

EVENT HOTLINE: 503-285-9511

Tickets available at the Portland Speedway box office, or online at www.portlandspeedway.com.

ADMISSION: Reserved seating is $49, $59, or $69 for two-day tickets, general admission is $35(rows A,B,C) Kids 12 and under are $29 in the lower reserved section.

DIVISIONS: Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series

NOTES OF INTERESTS:

· This is the inaugural event on the new clay half-mile oval for the Pennzoil World of Outlaws. The new clay-racing surface has been widened, and the corners have been raised for smoother transitions.

· A new state-of-the-art MUSCO Lighting system has been installed at the racetrack.

· The Pennzoil World of Outlaws is largest high profile dirt racing series in America. The series competes in over 70 events February through November with nearly one third of the events being televised live on TNN.

· Fifteen time World of Outlaws champion Steve Kinser leads the “Outlaws” into Portland, and is arguably the greatest driver ever to pilot a sprint car. He has over 430 career sprint car victories. Kinser is the current 2000 season point leader

· Portland Speedway and Baxter Auto Parts have signed a three-year sponsorship agreement to host the Pennzoil World of Outlaws at Portland Speedway.

· DISCOUNT: Race Fans can save $5.00 off their GENERAL ADMISSION ADULT ticket with a discount coupon available at all Baxter Auto Parts/Auto Value locations.

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Series World of Outlaws
Drivers Steve Kinser