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Erb, Schill, and Peterson Land Round No. 4 Wild West Shootout Wins

Aaron Clay, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 15, 2021) - There are some nights where it is extremely difficult to put into words how good the racing was, or how a race transpired.  Round four of the 15th Annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts was one of those nights. Jonathan Davenport of Blairsville, Ga., continued to assert himself as the man to beat in the Dirt Track Bank Super Late Model division, presented by Black [...]

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Davenport, Sanders, and Carr Cap WWS Night No. 3 with Wins

Aaron Clay, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January, 13, 2021) - The Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts has had a race scheduled on Wednesday night for as long as I can remember and the 15th annual edition is no different.  The Wednesday night race is unique in that it is the only weeknight race not capped by a weekend and, historically, it has been an unpredictable "wild card" event.  While this year's event may not [...]

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Total Ag Solutions Tuesday Night Pit Party Set for Tuesday Night

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (Jan. 11, 2021) — After two exciting nights of racing to kick off the 15th annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway the miniseries now enjoys a two-day break, which is highlighted by the Total Ag Solutions Tuesday Night Pit Party presented by FinishLine Graphics that will give attendees a chance to unwind. After a 4-hour practice session scheduled for 5-9 p.m. MST on Tues., January [...]

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Thornton Jr., Gallardo, and Sabraski Score Round No. 2 WWS Wins

Aaron Clay, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 10th, 2021) - In racing, sometimes there are "feel good" moments; The kind of moments that are borderline unbelievable, or storylines that seem made for a Hollywood movie.  We may very well have witnessed a few moments just like that on Sunday, when the 15th annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts continued. Ricky Thornton Jr. on his way to his first-career Wild West Shootout win in the Dirt Track [...]

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Davenport, Strand, and Berg Snare Wild West Shootout Opening Round Wins

Aaron Clay, SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (January 9th, 2021) - The C&D Bonding green flag officially flew on the 15th annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly parts on Saturday, featuring a staggering 171 total entries, across all three divisions. Tony Toste of Pismo Beach, Calif., led the way in group qualifying for the Dirt Track Bank Super Late Model division presented by Black Diamond Race Cars, speeding around the small 3/8th's mile FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway track [...]

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VP Racing Fuels Continue Support of Wild West Shootout

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (December 29, 2020) — VP Racing Fuels returns as the Official Fuel Sponsor for the annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway. The storied fuel company will be on hand during the January 9-17, 2021 mega miniseries to provide the fuel that will propel drivers to excellence. (Tyler Rinken photo) “VP Racing Fuels has been an adamant supporter of the Wild West Shootout for the past [...]

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Pro Power Racing Dashes Post Added Cash at Upcoming Wild West Shootout

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (Dec. 28, 2020) — Wisconsin-based Pro Power Racing Engines is once again adding extra cash to three Dirt Track Bank Super Late Model programs presented by Black Diamond Race Cars during the upcoming 15th annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts. On January 9, 10, and 16 drivers, who finish just outside of a transfer spot in Dirt Track Bank Super Late Model B-main action at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway, will [...]

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Toste Construction Continues Support of Wild West Shootout

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (Dec. 24, 2020) — California’s Toste Construction is continuing its support of the Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway. For the 15th running of the event, the Tony Toste, led company is once again sponsoring the signature, event-customized liquor bottle trophies, which are awarded to victors each night in Hoker Trucking Victory Lane. Feature winners in the Super Late Model, Modified, and X-Mod divisions all receive [...]

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Rodeo Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Returns as Pace Truck Sponsor

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (Dec. 22, 2020) — Rodeo Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, a part of the Earnhardt family of automotive dealerships that has been servicing the Phoenix area since 1951, returns as a prominent sponsor of the 2021 Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway. (Tyler Rinken photo) Located just over 10 miles away from the 3/8-mile oval, Rodeo Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram is again providing the pace truck that will be used to lead the [...]

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Speedway Motors Partners with Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (December 18, 2020) — The list of marketing partners for the 15th Annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout continues to grow. The latest addition is Speedway Motors. The legendary racing part’s company will be the Official Racing Parts Supplier during the January 9 – 17 mega miniseries at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway. “Anybody, who knows anything about racing knows about Speedway Motors, and their storied legacy. So, having them come on board as a marketing [...]

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Wild West Shootout Modified Technical Bulletin

2021 Wild West Shootout Modified Technical Bulletin (12/16/20): In light of the recent amendments to the USRA Modified Rulebook for 2021 and after careful consideration, the technical team at the Wild West Shootout have added the following allowances from the 2021 USRA Modified rulebook for the 2021 Edition of the Wild West Shootout at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway. Article 3: Frame 3.1 Factory production complete full 1960 or newer parallel American passenger car frames only. Frames may be cut in rear [...]

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FloRacing Becomes Official Streaming Partner for Wild West Shootout

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (December 11, 2020) — Anyone, who is unable to attend the 15th Annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway on January 9 – 17, 2021, will still be able to view every lap of action live throughout the miniseries. (Tyler Rinken Photo) The 2021 edition of the six-race series will be streamed live at www.FloRacing.com. Every lap of every race will be included in the broadcast as announcers, Ben Shelton and Jason [...]

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Schill Construction Posts Modified and X-Mod Hard Charger Cash

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (December 9, 2020) — Hard Chargers in the Modified and X-Mod divisions at the 15th Annual Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway on January 9 – 17, 2021 will have extra cash on the line each night courtesy of North Dakota’s Schill Construction. Each night, the driver, who advances the most positions in both the Mesilla Valley Transportation / Border Tire Modified feature presented by Arizona Differential and the RHRSwag.com Truck [...]

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Gorsuch Performance Solutions Sponsors SLM Wild West Shootout Pole Award

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (December 2, 2020) — For the second-straight year, the drivers who start from the pole position in each Dirt Track Bank Super Late Model feature contested during the January 9-17 Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway will begin the race with some extra cash already in their pockets. The Gorsuch Performance Solutions Pole Award posts a $100 nightly bonus for the heat-race winner who draws the [...]

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Shocks By Hammer to Sponsor Nightly WWS X-Mod Non-Qualifier Cash

Shocks by Hammer to Sponsor Nightly WWS X-Mod Non-Qualifier Cash SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (Nov. 24, 2020) —Shocks by Hammer is continuing its support of the RHRSwag.com Truck Accessories X-Mod division presented by Barnett Harley Davidson at the 2021 edition of the Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway. On each of the six race nights, the Brian Diede led company will pay $50 each to the first four non-qualifiers in RHRSwag.com Truck Accessories [...]

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