The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series is preparing to close the curtain on the 2005 season with the Las Vegas Finals. The world's best dirt sprint-car drivers will take to the half-mile dirt oval at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Oct. 21-22. The even will run in conjunction with the ACDelco NHRA Las Vegas Nationals at The Strip, which is slated for Oct. 20-23. The two-day series finale is the last chance for sprint-car fans to enjoy the mud-slinging, high-powered race action this season. Donny Schatz will be looking for a repeat performance. Schatz won at LVMS when the World of Outlaws Sprint Series came to town in March, while Steve Kinser will be looking to clinch an unprecedented 20th series title. The schedule is as follows for both days:
6 p.m. Spectator gates open
6 p.m. Wheel packing begins
6:60 p.m. World of Outlaws practice
6:30 p.m. World of Outlaws qualifying
7:40 p.m. VIP Introductions and National Anthem
7:45 p.m. Heat races (8 laps each)
8:45 p.m. Dashes (2 races - 5 laps each)
9 p.m. B-Main (12 laps)
9:35 p.m. A-Main ( 25 laps Friday / 30 laps Saturday)
10:15 p.m. Victory Lane Awards
Schedule subject to change. For tickets and information, please call 800-644-4444 or visit