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O’Reilly Auto Parts Continues as Presenting Sponsor of Wild West Shootout

O’Reilly Auto Parts Continues as Presenting Sponsor of Wild West Shootout

Mega Event Set for January 8, 9, 12, 14, 15 and 16, 2022 at Vado Speedway Park

By Ben Shelton

Photo Credit: Tyler Rinken

VADO, N.M. (August 18, 2021) — The 2022 Wild West Shootout at FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park will be presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts. The Missouri-based company’s support of the mega event began in 2018 and has grown to be an intricate part of the event’s annual success.

“O’Reilly Auto Parts is an exceptional marketing partner with the Wild West Shootout. Their name is known nationwide as the preeminent auto parts supplier, and their involvement with our event has allowed us to achieve our existing goals as well as strive for new ones,” event promoter Chris Kearns said. “As we move into a new locale for the event in 2022, I’m excited to be able to do our part to bring additional brand visibility for O’Reilly Auto Parts to the racing community in the greater New Mexico and Texas area.

“Not only does O’Reilly Auto Parts go above-and-beyond to support the Wild West Shootout, but they also are involved with promotions at countless tracks and events across the country. I support their company and their products, whenever I can. Similarly, I hope that other racers and fans recognize companies like O’Reilly, who support racing, and show them the support they deserve, whenever possible.”

Headquartered in Springfield, Mo., O’Reilly Auto Parts serves both professional and do-it-yourself- customers in providing automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment and accessories. The company has over 5,000 locations across the country.

For more information on the company’s great products and their nearest location to you, please visit .

Online sales of single and multi-day tickets have officially begun for the Southwest’s popular miniseries, which features six nights of racing from January 8 – 16 for Super Late Models, Modifieds and X-Mods at FK Rod Ends Vado Speedway Park.

Tickets are priced at $25 per night for adults and $10 for kids ages 6-12 with children 5-and-under admitted free of charge.

A six-day general admission combo ticket is also available for $150 and includes a pit-pass upgrade for one night as chosen by the purchaser as well as a free Wild West Shootout seat cushion. Six-day passes can be purchased in advance at .

The 2022 edition of the event will be held on January 8, 9, 12, 14, 15 and 16 at the state-of-the-art, 3/8-mile oval, situated conveniently on I-10 between Las Cruces and El Paso.

Over $250,000 in prize money will be on the line during the 16th Annual Wild West Shootout presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts. The event includes six complete programs for three divisions.

Each night finds the Dirt Track Bank Super Late Models presented by Black Diamond Race Cars, Mesilla Valley Transportation/ Border Tire Modifieds, and X-Mods presented by Barnett Harley Davidson competing in action.

Additionally, an open practice session is slated for both January 7 and January 11.

Last but not least, each division will compete for a miniseries point’s championship and accompanying point fund.

Additional details are currently being finalized. As information becomes available it will be posted at

The Wild West Shootout is made possible by O’Reilly Auto Parts, FK Rod Ends, Dirt Track Bank, Black Diamond Race Cars, Shaw Trucking, Schaeffer Oil, SportTruck RV, Mesilla Valley Transportation, Border Tire, RHR Racing Swag, Barnett Harley Davidson, Dirt Pro Grading & Padwork, Contractors & Developers (C&D) Bonding, Shocks by Hammer, Hoker Trucking, Premier Waste Services, Midwest Sheet Metal, Speedway Motors, Rodeo Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, VP Racing Fuel, Hoosier Racing Tires, Pro Power Engines, Penske Racing Shocks, Beaver Stripes, Gorsuch Performance Solutions, Toste Construction, Sipes Tractor & Transport Service, Total Ag Solutions, Merry’s Home Furnishings, The Joie of Seating, Schill Construction, Screven Motor Speedway,, FinishLine Graphics, and

Photo Credit: Tyler Rinken

By Ben Shelton | MSR Mafia Marketing Services


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