TULSA, Okla. – For teams looking to enter the 34th annual Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout at a discounted rate, the deadline to get a $25 savings per class is Dec. 5.
With the discount deadline in sight, the number of entries for the Mecca of Micros has shot past the 700 mark, with 715 among the seven classes offered.
Leading the entry count so far is Stock Non-Wing, with 155 drivers making the trip from 113 cities across 22 states. Overall, 356 drivers from 227 Cities, 31 States, and two Countries have entered the 34th annual Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout.
Of those entered, 204 are running in two or more classes, with 60 in four divisions.
A quick scan of the entry list finds several drivers taking advantage of the extra laps to prepare for the 33rd Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire. So far, eight drivers will take part in both events, including three-time Tulsa Shootout winner Brady Bacon.
Another former Shootout winner, Chance Morton is also on the list as well as Chad Winfrey, who topped the Shootout twice in 1993 and 1997 in Quad competition.
Taking place at Tulsa Expo Raceway, located inside the River Spirit Expo Center, the 2019 edition of the Lucas Oil Tulsa Shootout begins with early parking on Dec. 31 before going green Jan. 2-5.
A field of 197 entries has already poured in from 100 drivers. Those entered so far represent 76 municipalities, 18 states and two countries.
The lineup for the 2019 event will include A-Class (Wing, Non-Wing, and Restricted), Outlaw (Wing and Non-Wing), and Junior Sprints, as well as the new Xcel 600cc modifieds.