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September 22, 1990
Sammy Swindell started on the pole and stayed in front of a 24-car field Friday to win a 20-lap qualifying race for tonight's World of Outlaws winged sprint cars September Nationals at Ascot Park. Swindell, of Bartlett, Tenn., was followed in order by Steve Kinser of Bloomington, Ind., Doug Wolfgang of Sioux Falls, S.D., and Stevie Smith of New Oxford, Pa. Those four cars will transfer to tonight's feature field, with Smith starting on the pole and Wolfgang alongside.
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April 10, 2013 | By Jim Peltz
The World of Outlaws, a popular racing series featuring high-powered sprint cars in close quarters, makes its only Southern California stop Saturday night at Perris Auto Speedway in Riverside County. Qualifying and then racing in the "SoCal Showdown" at the half-mile Perris dirt track are scheduled to start at 6:15 p.m. The field is expected to include the four drivers currently leading the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series title standings: Daryn Pittman, Paul McMahan, Joey Saldana -- who won the Perris event a year ago -- and Sammy Swindell.
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SPORTS
February 23, 1986
Sammy Swindell of Bartlett, Tenn., turned in the fastest qualifying time and then went on to win the 20-lap main event in Saturday's opening program of the two-day World of Outlaws winged sprint car races at Ascot Park before 5,188 fans. Bobby Davis of Memphis, Tenn., finished second; defending World of Outlaws champion Steve Kinser of Bloomington, Ind., was third, and Jac Haudenschild of Millersburg, Ohio, was fourth.
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September 22, 1990
Sammy Swindell started on the pole and stayed in front of a 24-car field Friday to win a 20-lap qualifying race for tonight's World of Outlaws winged sprint cars September Nationals at Ascot Park. Swindell, of Bartlett, Tenn., was followed in order by Steve Kinser of Bloomington, Ind., Doug Wolfgang of Sioux Falls, S.D., and Stevie Smith of New Oxford, Pa. Those four cars will transfer to tonight's feature field, with Smith starting on the pole and Wolfgang alongside.
SPORTS
April 10, 2013 | By Jim Peltz
The World of Outlaws, a popular racing series featuring high-powered sprint cars in close quarters, makes its only Southern California stop Saturday night at Perris Auto Speedway in Riverside County. Qualifying and then racing in the "SoCal Showdown" at the half-mile Perris dirt track are scheduled to start at 6:15 p.m. The field is expected to include the four drivers currently leading the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series title standings: Daryn Pittman, Paul McMahan, Joey Saldana -- who won the Perris event a year ago -- and Sammy Swindell.
SPORTS
February 16, 1986
Steve Kinser of Bloomington, Ind., sprint car racing's first million dollar winner, will open defense of his World of Outlaws series championship for winged sprint cars when the traveling circuit opens its 1986 season next Saturday and Sunday at Ascot Park. The program will mark the first time that the World of Outlaw series has ever kicked off on the West Coast and the winner of Sunday's main event will take home the biggest opening prize ever offered--$10,000 of the $55,000 purse.
SPORTS
September 8, 1985
Sprint cars with wings will compete for the first time ever at Ascot Park next Sunday when the World of Outlaws, a traveling circuit composed of some of the leading names in sprint car racing, comes to do battle with the regulars of the California Racing Assn. In the past the locals have been hard to beat on their home grounds, but the addition of the airfoils over the roll cage and front end, figures to put the shoe on the other foot.
SPORTS
June 22, 1986
Lealand McSpadden, who is known to his fans and friends as the "Tempe Tornado," will bring the Bill Krug Enterprises sprint car from Phoenix to Ascot Park next Saturday and try and try to show that his strong showing in the California Racing Assn.'s southwest tour was no fluke. McSpadden, 39, of Tempe, Ariz., who estimates that he travels some 80,000 miles a year racing all over the country, hasn't been on Ascot's fast half-mile track since April 12.
SPORTS
October 14, 1988
Steve Kinser of Bloomington clinched his 9th World of Outlaws season championship in 11 years Thursday night by winning a 20-lap qualifying event on the opening night of the Pacific Coast Nationals at Ascot Park. Kinser, starting on the outside of the front row, took the lead from Sammy Swindell on the opening lap and held it. More than $100,000 is at stake in three nights of racing.
SPORTS
September 24, 1990
Steve Kinser, of Bloomington, Ind., took the lead on the 25th lap and held on to win the September Nationals of the World of Outlaws winged sprint car series late Saturday night at Ascot Park in Gardena. Kinser, the series points leader and nine-time champion, passed Doug Wolfgang, of Sioux Falls, S.D., and went on to the victory. Sammy Swindell was second after colliding with Wolfgang and sending him into the wall on the 28th lap. It was Kinser's 23rd victory in 55 races this season.
SPORTS
June 22, 1986
Lealand McSpadden, who is known to his fans and friends as the "Tempe Tornado," will bring the Bill Krug Enterprises sprint car from Phoenix to Ascot Park next Saturday and try and try to show that his strong showing in the California Racing Assn.'s southwest tour was no fluke. McSpadden, 39, of Tempe, Ariz., who estimates that he travels some 80,000 miles a year racing all over the country, hasn't been on Ascot's fast half-mile track since April 12.
SPORTS
February 23, 1986
Sammy Swindell of Bartlett, Tenn., turned in the fastest qualifying time and then went on to win the 20-lap main event in Saturday's opening program of the two-day World of Outlaws winged sprint car races at Ascot Park before 5,188 fans. Bobby Davis of Memphis, Tenn., finished second; defending World of Outlaws champion Steve Kinser of Bloomington, Ind., was third, and Jac Haudenschild of Millersburg, Ohio, was fourth.
SPORTS
February 16, 1986
Steve Kinser of Bloomington, Ind., sprint car racing's first million dollar winner, will open defense of his World of Outlaws series championship for winged sprint cars when the traveling circuit opens its 1986 season next Saturday and Sunday at Ascot Park. The program will mark the first time that the World of Outlaw series has ever kicked off on the West Coast and the winner of Sunday's main event will take home the biggest opening prize ever offered--$10,000 of the $55,000 purse.
SPORTS
September 8, 1985
Sprint cars with wings will compete for the first time ever at Ascot Park next Sunday when the World of Outlaws, a traveling circuit composed of some of the leading names in sprint car racing, comes to do battle with the regulars of the California Racing Assn. In the past the locals have been hard to beat on their home grounds, but the addition of the airfoils over the roll cage and front end, figures to put the shoe on the other foot.
SPORTS
October 27, 1986
Brad Doty of Fredericksburg, Ohio, scored an upset victory in the World of Outlaws' $90,000 Pacific Coast Sprint Car Nationals Saturday night at Ascot Park before 8,784 fans, most ever for a four-wheel event at the Gardena track. Bobby Davis Jr. of Memphis finished second, while Doty's teammate, Steve Kinser of Bloominton, Ind., the No. 1 driver for the Coors/Gambler team, finished third. Sammy Swindell of Bartlett, Tenn.
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February 24, 2002 | Tony Solorzano
Rookie driver Daryn Pittman scored his first victory in the Pennzoil World of Outlaws series by barely holding off Steve Kinser at the finish line of the 30-lap main event Saturday in front of a capacity crowd of 4,565 at Perris Auto Speedway. Pittman won despite spinning out on lap eight. Kinser finished second by a matter of inches, with Sammy Swindell in third. Mark Kinser and Donny Schatz rounded out the top five.
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