Schatz Unfiltered Series

Schatz Unfiltered Series

Steve Marsh is a journalist and writer who has been to exactly one World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series race. Donny Schatz is a 10-time World of Outlaws champion who has raced in 1700 events, winning almost 300 races.

While in Oregon for the 2019 World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car race at Willamette Speedway they visited Coleman Agriculture’s Alluvial Hop Farm to step away from the track and have a conversation on the back patio of Rogue Ale’s Chatoe Rogue tasting room. This seven-part series gives fans a candid and introspective view of the future Sprint Car Hall Fame driver.


10-time World of Outlaws Champion Donny Schatz talks about his first impressions of sprint cars, driving a go-kart, and the early days of the family business


10-time World of Outlaws Champion Donny Schatz talks about his first crew chief Doug Slocum, working with Kenny Woodruff and maturing as a driver.


10-time World of Outlaws Champion Donny Schatz talks about setting up his own go-kart, his first time in a sprint car, and the decision to become a race car driver.


10-time World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Cars Champion Donny Schatz talks about joining the World of Outlaws tour, driver control and the dangers of Sprint Car racing.


10-time World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Cars Champion Donny Schatz talks about risk management, mental toughness, and the importance of team and family support.


10-time World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series Champion Donny Schatz talks about his father’s pancreatic cancer, facing mortality, and playing the heal.


10-time World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series Champion Donny Schatz talks about catching Steve Kinser, measuring success, and the importance of balance in his life.