Sprints & Midgets Schedule: October 2017

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The season is winding down, but there is still plenty of racing to be done in 2017.

DateSeriesRaceTrackWinnerResults / Notes
07-Oct-17World of Outlaws Fulton Speedway (NY) David GravelResults / Recap
07-Oct-17American Sprint Car SeriesAmerican Sprint Car Series 2017107El Paso County Raceway (CO) Sammy SwindellResults
07-Oct-17All Star Circuit of Champions Sprints Wayne County Speedway (OH) Christopher Bell Christopher Bell, Ian Madsen, Broc Martin, Cole Duncan, Rob Chaney
13-Oct-17POWRi National Midget Series Jacksonville Speedway (IL)  
14-Oct-17World of OutlawsNittany ShowdownPort Royal Speedway (PA)  
14-Oct-17All Star Circuit of Champions Sprints Eldora Speedway (OH)  
15-Oct-17World of OutlawsEmpire State ChallengeWeedsport Speedway (Cayuga County Fair) (NY)  
16-Oct-17World of OutlawsThe Big R Outlaw ShowdownRansomville Speedway (NY)  
18-Oct-17World of OutlawsBull Ring Outlaw Blitz (orig 4/21)Riverside Speedway (AR)  
20-Oct-17World of OutlawsFVP Outlaw ShowdownLakeside Speedway (KS)  
20-Oct-17American Sprint Car SeriesWinter Nationals Night 1Devil's Bowl Speedway (TX)  
20-Oct-17POWRi National Midget SeriesJason Leffler MemorialWayne County Speedway (IL)  
21-Oct-17World of OutlawsTwister ShowdownSalina Highbanks Speedway (OK)  
21-Oct-17American Sprint Car SeriesWinter Nationals Night 2Devil's Bowl Speedway (TX)  
22-Oct-17USAC - Midgets National Wayne County Speedway (OH)  
27-Oct-17World of OutlawsOutlaw Boot Hill Showdown Night 1Dodge City Raceway Park (KS)  
27-Oct-17American Sprint Car SeriesFall Fling Night 1Creek County Speedway (OK)  
28-Oct-17World of OutlawsOutlaw Boot Hill Showdown Night 2Dodge City Raceway Park (KS)  
28-Oct-17American Sprint Car SeriesFall Fling Night 2Creek County Speedway (OK) 

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