EDMONTON, Alberta — August 25, 2015 — The Oil City Cup has showcased the best sprint car drivers in the world to racing for fans in Western Canada for the last eight years. The tradition will continue this year as the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series visits Castrol Raceway in Edmonton for the 2015 edition of the Oil City Cup on Friday, August 28 and Saturday, August 29. Donny Schatz, the six-time and defending series champion, swept both nights of the event last year and has won three of the last four races contested by the Outlaws at Castrol Raceway. Joey Saldana has won three times at the track in his career, making him the second-winningest driver, behind Schatz, who has four wins. Kerry Madsen, who is currently third in points is the only other current driver competing full-time with the series that has won at Castrol Raceway, with his victory coming in 2013. As a very competitive season continues, here are a few numbers to ponder as the World of Outlaws heads to Castrol Raceway for the Oil City Cup.

By the Numbers: Oil City Cup at Castrol Raceway
0.375- Miles around Castrol Raceway
1- Canadian-born driver that has won with the World of Outlaws this season- Stewart Friesen
3- Canadian provinces the World of Outlaws were scheduled to race in this season
4- Wins for Donny Schatz at Castrol Raceway to lead all World of Outlaws drivers
5- Total nights of racing in Canada originally scheduled for the World of Outlaws this season
9- Consecutive years, including 2015, that the World of Outlaws have raced at Castrol Raceway
11- Drivers competing full-time with the World of Outlaws this season that raced in the 2014 Oil City Cup
12.561- Track record at Castrol Raceway set by Jason Meyers in 2011
13- Drivers competing full-time with the series this season
16- Total A-Features contested by the World of Outlaws at Castrol Raceway dating back to 2007
19- Drivers that have won A-Feature events with the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series this season
25- Wins for Donny Schatz through August 23 to lead the series
30- Laps tentatively scheduled for the main events during the Oil City Cup on August 28 & 29
53- Laps led by Schatz en route to his two wins in the Oil City Cup last year
510- Laps led in A-Feature events this season by Schatz to lead all drivers
733- Miles from Nodak Speedway in Minot, North Dakota, where the World of Outlaws race on August 23 to Castrol Raceway in Edmonton
2007- Year the World of Outlaws first visited Castrol Raceway
10,000- Dollars the winner receive each night, Friday, August 28 and Saturday, August 29

Tickets for the Ninth Annual Oil City Cup at Castrol Raceway can be purchased online at http://castrolraceway.tix.com or by calling the track at 1-877-331-RACE (7223).

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