Tony Stewart is set to visit Chillicothe, Ohio’s Atomic Speedway August 25 – 26. The three-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion will battle with the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions, as well as Ohio Sprint Car Series.
The three-day event will kick-off Thursday, August 24. A top prize of $5,000 will be awarded to Friday’s winner and a top prize of $10,000 will be awarded to Saturday’s winner.
Stewart, the former Arctic Cat All Star main event winner, will face-off against some of the nation’s best during Open Wheel Championships weekend, including defending Arctic Cat All Star champion Chad Kemenah.
“We are more than excited to have Tony Stewart join us during the Open Wheel Championships,” Brad McCown stated, promoter of Atomic Speedway. “Tony is a living legend. Our fans will have the opportunity to watch him race head-to-head with some of the best sprint car drivers in the country. This event is slowly working up the ladder as one of the premier events in Ohio. This just made things even bigger.”
Additionally, the AMRA Modifieds, AMRA Sport Modifieds, Racesaver 305 Sprint Cars, and the Buckeye Outlaw Sprint Series (B.O.S.S.) non-wing sprint cars will also be able to partake in the weekend’s events.
“We have a lot in store for the fans,” McCown said. “Our goal is to push this event to its maximum capacity. I think we are on the right track.”