WEST FARGO, N.D. — June 18, 2018 — Tickets are now on sale for the “Duel in the Dakotas” on Saturday, August 18 at Red River Valley Speedway in West Fargo, North Dakota, featuring the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series. Tickets can be purchased online at slspromotions.ticketforce.com or by calling SLS Promotions at 815-344-2023.
Jason Johnson won at Red River Valley Speedway last season in his debut at the track as the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series returned to the three-eighths-mile for the first time since 2012. Kerry Madsen finished second with Shane Stewart in third.
Donny Schatz, who now calls Fargo home, has won four times at Red River Valley Speedway with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series, including winning both nights of the 2006 “Duel in the Dakotas.” The nine-time series champion raced with the Outlaws for the first time at Red River Valley Speedway as a teenager in 1993.
Battling Schatz and Johnson this season is a talented group of full-time competitors, including 2013 series champion Daryn Pittman, Brad Sweet, who is Pittman’s teammate at Kasey Kahne Racing, David Gravel, who won a career-high 18 races last year, Shane Stewart, Sheldon Haudenschild, who is having a breakout year with four wins thus far in 2018, as well as veteran drivers Kraig Kinser, Jason Sides and Greg Wilson.
Young drivers Logan Schuchart, Jacob Allen and Clyde Knipp are all back on the road again in 2017, along with sophomore driver Brent Marks, who recently won his first career World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series race at Wilmot Raceway in Wisconsin. Ian Madsen is the leading contender for the Kevin Gobrecht Rookie of the Year Award in 2018.
Tickets for the “Duel in the Dakotas,” featuring World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series event at Red River Valley Speedway in West Fargo, North Dakota, on Saturday, August 18 can be purchased online at slspromotions.ticketforce.com or by phone at 815-344-2023.