David Gravel proved that patience really does pay Saturday night at The Dirt Track at Charlotte, using a thrilling last-lap pass to deny Donny Schatz his 250th career World of Outlaws feature win in the finale to the Textron Off-Road World Finals.
Though he won’t win this year’s World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series championship, David Gravel made sure to serve notice on Thursday night that he’ll still be a force during the final race weekend of the season.
One of the most successful pairings over the past few years on the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series is returning for a third year together.
David Gravel assumed the lead after race leaders Greg Hodnett and Shane Stewart got together on lap nine and won Thursday night’s feature on the opening night of the National Open at Williams Grove Speedway.
The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series will make their only stop in the Beaver State on Wednesday, Sept. 6 at Willamette Speedway.
For 22 laps in Saturday’s 5-hour Energy Knoxville Nationals championship A-Main, David Gravel appeared to be the man destined to cash the $150,000 winner’s check in victory lane.
With a qualifying performance the likes of which hasn’t been seen in 25 years, David Gravel earned the pole for Saturday night’s 57th annual 5-hour Energy Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores.
David Gravel accomplished a feat that hadn’t been seen for 25 years during Toyota Qualifying Night at the Knoxville Raceway on Thursday, scoring a perfect 500 by sweeping time trials, his heat race and the 25-lap main event.
If it was up to David Gravel, he would race at Wilmot Raceway every week if he could.
David Gravel showed the patience of a true veteran Friday night in the Battle of Michigan at at the re-configured Hartford Speedway, enduring five cautions and one red flag period en route to his 11th World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series win of the year.
WILMOT, Wisconsin — When asked to pinpoint what has made him so successful at Wilmot Raceway with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series, David Gravel can’t quite put his finger on one specific item. He has made two starts with the Outlaws at the 1/3-mile in Wisconsin and both times he has been victorious at the end of …
Tim Shaffer may have dominated Tuesday’s World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series Brad Doty Classic at Attica Raceway Park, but David Gravel stole the show and the $10,000 prize in the end.