DAVENPORT, IA — July 24, 2018 — For the first time in 11 years, the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series paid a visit to Davenport Speedway on Tuesday, July 24. The big half-mile located just west of the Iowa/Illinois state line and part of the Quad Cities in Davenport, IA was the site for a $10,000-to-win payday and first race of a marathon two-week stretch for the most powerful stock cars in the world. At the end of the 40-lap Feature, Chad Simpson, from nearby Mt. Vernon, IA, made the home state fans happy by scoring his first career World of Outlaws win in front of an overflow capacity crowd at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds oval.
The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series has visited Davenport Speedway in Davenport, Iowa on four occasions, with three events on the half-mile surface and one showing on the infield quarter-mile oval. However, this weekend, we’re turning it ‘Inside Out’ with a rare doubleheader featuring BOTH tracks on back-to-back nights. On Friday, May … Read more