VADO, N.M. — Less than a month ago the 2022 edition of the Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts drew to a close at FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park.
Feb 7, 2022
VADO, N.M. — Earl Pearson Jr. wrapped up the 16th annual Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts with a runner-up finish in Sunday’s $25,000-to-win finale. Finishing 2.260 seconds behind miniseries champion Mike Marlar of Winfield, Tenn., Pearson vaulted from seventh to fourth in the final point standings.
Jan 25, 2022
VADO, N.M. — Recapping the 16th annual Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts with a list of superlatives from the six Super Late programs that were contested at Vado Speedway Park (complete Wild West Shootout coverage):
Jan 18, 2022
VADO, N.M. -- Mike Marlar chased and chased the upset-minded Jake Timm around Vado Speedway Park in Sunday’s Rio Grande Waste Service 50 presented by Shaw Trucking, but he couldn’t seem to make headway on the fresh-faced driver.
Jan 17, 2022
Rusty Schlenk was beginning to think he’d have to resort to his Plan B for running the Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts — driving a second machine fielded by his Domination Race Cars customer Jeff Schildmeyer of Las Vegas, Nev. — as the start of the miniseries at Vado (N.M.) Speedway Park approached and his own car still wasn’t ready for action.
Jan 14, 2022
VADO, N.M. — How did a native of Ocala, Fla., who now lives in Concord, N.C., end up driving a New Mexico-based car in the opening weekend of the Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts at Vado Speedway Park?
Jan 13, 2022
Neither race-long leader Mike Marlar, nor fast-closing Bobby Pierce were willing to give an inch on the final lap of Wednesday’s 30-lap Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts main event at Vado Speedway Park.
VADO, N.M. — Donny Schatz isn’t easing into his 2022 campaign. He’s flying into it.
Jan 10, 2022
VADO, N.M. — In trying to avoid a slowing driver with a flat tire on the fifth lap, Brandon Sheppard nearly wrecked twice, his hopes for the Penske Racing Shocks $300,000 Paydirt Jackpot looking dim.
VADO, N.M. (Jan. 8) — Was the Penske Racing Shocks $300,000 Paydirt Jackpot for a six-race sweep of the Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts on Brandon Sheppard’s mind after he captured Saturday’s 40-lap miniseries opener at Vado Speedway Park?
Jan 9, 2022
DirtonDirt.com gets you ready for the 16th Annual Wild West Shootout with a look at the event schedule, purse information and more.
Jan 6, 2022
WHAT: 16th Annual Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto PartsWHEN: January 8, 9, 12, 14, 15, 16, 2022WHERE: FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park (15900 Stern Drive, Vado, N.M., 88072)
Jan 3, 2022
Vado, NM — Anyone, who is unable to attend the 16th Annual Wild West Shootout at FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park on January 8 – 16, 2022, will still be able to view every lap of action live throughout the miniseries.
Dec 30, 2021
The Wild West Shootout is a six-race mini-series that kicks off the Super Late Model race season along with the Modifieds and X-Mods. This year's event has moved to the immaculate 3/8-mile clay oval at Vado Speedway Park located in Vado, New Mexico.
Dec 27, 2021
VADO, N.M. — With the 16th annual Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts just a little over two months away, more local businesses close to Vado Speedway Park have come on board with a focus on supporting the racers. This time the focus is on the Modified and X-Mod divisions.
Oct 29, 2021