UPCOMING EVENTS: 2018 King’s Royal – Eldora Speedway
This weekend (July 12-14) is the 35th Annual King’s Royal at Eldora (OH) Speedway. The famous 1/2 mile dirt oval will be hosting Sprint Car racers from the World of Outlaws to compete for the $50,000 winning prize in Saturday night’s main event. Leading up to Saturday’s King’s Royal is the Jokers Wild ($10,000 to win) on Thursday night and the Knight Before the King’s Royal ($12,000 to win) on Friday night.
Since 1984 this high-paying event has seen Sprint Car winners such as Steve “The King” Kinser (7x), Jac Haudenschild (3x), Sammy Swindell (3x), Doug Wolfgang (2x), and Dave Blaney (2x). The favorite for the 2018 edition is three-time winner Donny Schatz who is seeking his third consecutive event victory. Brad Sweet will be seeking his second King’s Royal victory and David Gravel will be attempting to take his first crown.
Live video streaming coverage will be available at DIRTVision.com.