2022 Wild West Shootout By The Numbers

2022 Wild West Shootout By The Numbers 17th Edition Returns Bigger and Better on January 7-15, 2023 VADO, N.M. (Feb. 7, 2022) — Less than a month ago the 2022 edition of the Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts drew to a close at FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park. The mega miniseries was once again a great success, including some of the following statistics: - 250k+ in total purse money paid out - 172 drivers entered at least one event - 65 [...]

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2022 Wild West Shootout at Great Success; 2023 Planning Underway

2022 Wild West Shootout a Great Success 17th Edition Returns Bigger and Better on January 7-15, 2023 VADO, N.M. (Jan. 31, 2022) — While the staff with the Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts are already busily preparing for the 2023 edition of the mega miniseries at FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park, they’d like to take a second to pause and thank all of the racers, fans, and sponsors, who made the 2022 version such a big success. “You [...]

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2023 Wild West Shootout to Return to FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway in 2023 with Expanded Purses; Eyes Return to Arizona in 2024

2023 Wild West Shootout to Return to FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park in 2023 with Expanded Purses; Eyes Return to Arizona in 2024 17th Edition Set for January 7, 8, 11, 13, 14, and 15 VADO, N.M. (Jan. 17, 2022) — Even though the smoke from the guns has barely settled in Victory Lane, officials with the Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts are full speed ahead with their plans for the 2023 edition of the event. The 17th [...]

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Erb, Jackson, and Sanders Race to Wild West Shootout Friday Victories

Erb, Jackson, and Sanders Race to Wild West Shootout Friday Victories Racing Action Continues at 3:30pm MST on Saturday VADO, N.M. (01/14/22) — Tyler Erb has been part of plenty of excitement during the Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts at FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park, including a near-miss victory. But grabbing a checkered flag is more satisfying than making the highlight reel. "This has been my favorite night so far," the New Waverly, Texas, driver said Friday after [...]

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2023 Wild West Shootout Dates Announced

2023 Wild West Shootout Dates Announced 17th Edition Set for January 7, 8, 11, 13, 14, and 15 (Jan. 14, 2022) — While three rounds of racing action still remain for the 2022 Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts, miniseries officials are already full speed ahead planning for the 17th edition. (Tyler Rinken image) The mega miniseries will be held on January 7, 8, 11, 13, 14, and 15, 2023 with open practices scheduled for January 6 and January 10. Over [...]

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Fan And Driver’s Guide to the 2022 Wild West Shootout

FAN AND DRIVER’S GUIDE TO THE 2022 WILD WEST SHOOTOUT PRESENTED BY O’REILLY AUTO PARTS AT FK ROD ENDS VADO SPEEDWAY PARK WHAT: 16th Annual Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts WHEN: January 8, 9, 12, 14, 15, 16, 2022 WHERE: FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park (15900 Stern Drive, Vado, N.M., 88072) Event Summary The 16th annual Wild West Shootout will feature Super Late Models, Modifieds and X Mods in action during the course of the annual mega mini-series. An open [...]

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Toste Construction Sponsoring Wild West Shootout Victory Lane Spoils

Toste Construction Sponsoring Wild West Shootout Victory Lane Spoils Mega Miniseries Starts THIS Week at FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park VADO, NM (Jan. 2, 2022) — California’s Toste Construction is again sponsoring the signature, event-customized liquor bottle trophies, which are awarded to victors each night in Hoker Trucking Victory Lane during the Wild West Shootout. Feature winners in the Super Late Model, Modified, and X-Mod divisions all receive customized bottles of the spirits. (Tyler Rinken image) “Tony Toste has been a great [...]

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Tech Bulletin: Super Late Model Tires

Super Late Models- TIRES – Hoosier 1350 on LF, RF and LR with a mandated Hoosier LM40 on the RR WWS Super Late Model Tech Bulletin (01/02/2022) Daily Tire Limitation and Rationing After ongoing discussions with Hoosier Racing Tire regarding the available supply of tires for Super Late Models leadership of the Wild West Shootout have announced steps that they will employ to ensure reduced consumption as well as an equal distribution of tires which will be on sale at the event. Teams [...]

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VP Racing Fuels Continues Support of Wild West Shootout

VP Racing Fuels Continues Support of Wild West Shootout Mega Miniseries Just One Week Away on January 8-16 at FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park Vado, NM (Dec. 31, 2021) — One week from today the practice night for the 16th annual Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts kicks off the miniseries debut at FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park. While the event will be invading new territory, one constant will be the support of VP Racing Fuels. For yet [...]

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