Eckerd Outlaw Showdown Fast Facts
Date: Wednesday, May 24, 2006
Location: The Dirt Track @ Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, N.C. Four-tenths-mile clay oval with 10-degree banking in turns
Series: World of Outlaws Sprint Series Winged, 800-horsepower, open-wheel sprint cars
Sanctioning Body: DIRT MotorSports, Inc., Norman, Okla.
Purse: $62,100 with $10,000 earmarked for the feature winner
Companion Series: Goodyear Fastrak Challenge Late Models
Eckerd Pit Party/Autograph Session, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Spectator Gates Open, 5:00 p.m.
Goodyear Fastrak Challenge LM Hot Laps, 7:00 p.m.
World of Outlaws Hot Laps, 7:15 p.m.
Opening Ceremonies, 7:30 p.m.
Goodyear Fastrak Challenge LM Heat Races, 7:45 p.m.
World of Outlaws Heat Races, 8:30 p.m.
World of Outlaws Feature (25 laps), 9:55 p.m.
Goodyear Fastrak Challenge LM Feature (25 laps), 10:25 p.m.
Television: The Eckerd Outlaw Showdown will be taped and highlights are scheduled to be televised Wednesday, June 7, at 8 p.m. (EDT) on The Outdoor Channel.
Expected Competitors: Three-time World of Outlaws champion Sammy Swindell, Donny Schatz, Terry McCarl, Craig Dollansky, Jac Haudenschild, Randy Hannagan, Daryn Pittman, Jason Meyers, Joey Saldana and Paul McMahon are among the more than 30 drivers expected to compete.
Tickets: Tickets for the Eckerd Outlaw Showdown on Wednesday night, May 24, are $25 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under. They can be purchased by calling 1-800-455-FANS or online at www.charlottemotorspeedway.com.