It was a busy weekend for Brad Sweet and the No. 49 Ollie’s Bargain Outlet team, with three top-ten finishes in three nights in North Dakota.
Sweet contended for the win on Friday at River Cities Raceway, leading laps mid-way through the event before finishing second.
Saturday, at Red River Valley Speedway, Sweet started the feature in the fifth position, but he ultimately finished the race in eighth.
Sunday at Nodak the No. 49 team was fast once again, capturing fast time and racing for the win with Donny Schatz and David Gravel. Brad finished third when the checkered flag flew after 35 laps. It was Sweet’s 44th top-five finish of the season.
“We were right there a lot of the race. David never made any mistakes and then I made one and Donny got by me,” Sweet said. “All in all it was a good night.”
The World of Outlaw series heads to Black Hills Speedway in Rapid City, S.D., on Friday, August 25th.
Brad will be at the NAPA AUTO PARTS located at 814 E. Omaha Street in Rapid City, S.D. on Friday from 12:30-2:30 signing autographs. The No 49 car and hauler will also be on display.
Start / Finish:
August 20th at Nodak Speedway: 3 / 3
August 19th at Red River Valley Speedway: 5 / 8
August 18th at River Cities Raceway: 4 / 2
Points Standing / Total: 2 / 8,032
Next Race: Friday, August 25th, Rapid City, S.D.
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Kasey Kahne Racing (KKR), based in Mooresville, NC, was formed in 2005 by NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne. Since the team's inception, KKR has amassed over 200 wins and four World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series championships. Those include the 2019, 2020, and 2021 championships with Brad Sweet, driver of the No. 49 NAPA AUTO PARTS sprint car.