Stewart will be facing the best of the Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprints as the teams travel to the quarter-mile clay oval. Current series point leader and leading rookie of the year candidate Jeremy Schultz has called Plymouth Dirt Track his home having captured the 2012 championship in at the track. Schultz is the only series driver to have finished in the top 10 in every IRA events so far in 2013.
The victory tally so far this season through seven races has seen Bill Balog capture five wins, while Mike Kertscher has captured a pair of victories and Schultz though leading the standings is looking to earn his break through victory soon.
Other contenders looking to outrun Stewart this Saturday Night include series star Mike Reinke who made his season debut this last weekend at Beaver Dam Raceway, and Scott Neitzel who finds himself in the thick of the point battle for the 2013 season championship.
Other IRA heavy hitters including Tommy Sexton, Russell Borland, Phillip Mock, rookie title contender Lance Fassbender, cousins Dave and Scott Uttech, Todd King, Nick Alden, Wayne Modjeski and Bill Wirth.
Multi-time Plymouth Dirt Track champion Ben Schmidt is also expected to continue to test his skills with the IRA series as is Scott Thiel, both drivers have many years’ worth of experience at the quarter-mile bullring.