Shaw Scores Again in Wild West Shootout along with Schott and VandeKamp

Lonnie Wheatley, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 10, 2018) – Don Shaw made it two Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented O’Reilly Auto Parts wins in a row by racing to victory lane in Wednesday night’s 30-lap Super Late Model feature atop the 1/3-mile FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway.

With his second win in a row, the Ham Lake, Minnesota racer still has a shot at a $100,000 Keyser Manufacturing bonus if he can run the table over the final three rounds this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

“Let’s take this one step at a time,” Shaw said after his second $5,000 triumph […]

Marlar, Scott & Bintz atop Wild West Shootout Point Charts after Two Rounds

Lonnie Wheatley, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 9, 2018) – With the initial two of six rounds of the 12th Annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway in the books, the trio of Mike Marlar, Johnny Scott and Scott Bintz are out to the early lead in the point chases.

Going into Wednesday night’s third round of competition atop the 1/3-mile clay oval near Phoenix, Marlar leads the way in the Super Late Model ranks, Scott is atop the Modified points and Bintz is setting the pace in the X-Mods.

While Canadian […]

Shaw Shines in Wild West Shootout Round Two with Scott & Searing Victorious as Well

Lonnie Wheatley, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 7, 2018) – Ham Lake, Minnesota’s Don Shaw emerged atop an eventful 40-lap Super Late Model feature to take the $5,000 winner’s share in Sunday’s headliner that capped the second round of 12th Annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Part action atop the 1/3-mile FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway.

Following some early drama in the battle for the point between 2017 Wild West Shootout champ Bobby Pierce and Round One winner Ricky Weiss, Shaw battled past Pierce in the closing circuits to take the Black Diamond/Club 29 Super Late Models […]

Weiss Wins Wild West Shootout Opener with Thornton & Bintz in Victory Lane as Well!

Lonnie Wheatley, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 6, 2018) – Canada’s Ricky Weiss cashed in on the opening leg of the 12th Annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Part by racing to a $5,000 Super Late Model victory in Saturday night’s headliner atop the 1/3-mile FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway.

After surrendering the point prior to midway to Chris Simpson, the Manitoba racer rallied back by on the high side in the closing rounds to top the initial round of Black Diamond/Club 29 Super Late Models presented by M&W Transportation competition.

“This is a great field, it’s the […]

Wild West Shootout Fires off Saturday at FK Rod Ends Arizona Raceway

Lonnie Wheatley, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 5, 2018) – The 2018 racing season gets under way in grand style with six full nights of Super Late Model action beginning with the first round of the Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway on Saturday night.

Following Saturday night’s opener, the Wild West Shootout that also includes USRA Modifieds and X Modifieds resumes with Round Two on Sunday night and then a midweek card on Wednesday before wrapping up with three consecutive rounds next Friday, Saturday and Sunday (January 12-14).

A $5,000 winner’s […]

Every Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout entrant hoping to reach Hoker Trucking Victory Lane

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (Dec. 7, 2017) — There’s one place every entrant in the Jan. 6-14 Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway wants to end the night: in Hoker Trucking Victory Lane.

Dixon, Iowa-based Hoker Trucking has joined the lengthy list of Wild West Shootout sponsors in 2018 as the title backer of Victory Lane, which Super Late Model, USRA Modified and X-Modified drivers will battle to reach on each of the miniseries’s six evenings of action.

“We are very proud to be the Victory Lane sponsor of the 2018 Wild […]

FK Rod Ends adds track naming rights to support of 2018 Keyser Wild West Shootout at Arizona Speedway

 

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (Oct. 25, 2017) — FK Rod Ends has taken its support of the Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout to a new level for the event’s 2018 edition, obtaining track naming rights for the six-race mid-winter extravaganza that takes place at Arizona Speedway outside Phoenix.

The 3/8-mile oval that hosts the Jan. 6-14 Super Late Model-headlined racing meet is now officially FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway, adding another corporate tie-in for a miniseries that continues its steady growth. The company sponsored the Wild West Shootout pace truck in 2017 and will maintain that deal as well for the […]

Keyser Manufacturing and O’Reilly Auto Parts Headline the Wild West Shootout

Keyser Manufacturing returns as title sponsor of 2018 Wild West Shootout at Arizona Speedway

O’Reilly Auto Parts becomes presenting sponsor of six-race miniseries set for Jan. 6-14

San Tan Valley, Ariz. (Oct. 18, 2017) – Keyser Manufacturing is returning as the title sponsor and O’Reilly Auto Parts is extending its contract as presenting sponsor of the 2018 Wild West Shootout, continuing the corporate tie-ins of the six-race miniseries scheduled for Jan. 6-14 at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway.

Coopersville, Mich.-based Keyser Manufacturing will lend its name to the mid-winter dirt-track extravaganza in the Southwest for the fourth consecutive year. In addition, for the […]

Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout purses receive boost for 2018

QUEEN CREEK, Ariz. (Sept. 1, 2017) — Super Late Model drivers will have more money to chase during the 2018 Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts scheduled for Jan. 6-14 at the FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway outside Phoenix.

In addition to the expansion of the Keyser’s Quarter-Million Challenge, Wild West Shootout co-promoters Chris Kearns and Kevin Montgomery have announced an increase in the purses for the six-race extravaganza of speed. The miniseries’s five $5,000-to-win features (Jan. 6, 7, 10, 12 and 13) will see the start money bumped to $500 — up $100 from the 2017 […]

Keyser Quarter-Million Challenge expands for 2018 Wild West Shootout

Keyser Quarter-Million Challenge expands for 2018 Wild West Shootout
QUEEN CREEK, Ariz. (June 6) — The Keyser Quarter-Million Challenge will expand for the 2018 Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at Arizona Speedway, increasing the odds of a driver leaving the mid-winter Dirt Late Model meet with bonus money.

When Dirt Late Model teams assemble at the third-mile oval outside Phoenix for six nights of racing Jan. 6-14, 2018, a checkered-flag sweep of the miniseries by one driver will for the third consecutive year be worth a blockbuster $250,000 bonus. In addition, winning five of six features will […]