CONCORD, N.C. – World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series competitor Daryn Pittman has confirmed he has tested positive for COVID-19.
Pittman, who drives the No. 83 for Roth Motorsports, confirmed the news in a Tweet posted to his personal Twitter account Wednesday evening. In addition, Pittman confirmed that additional members of the Roth Motorsports team have also tested positive for the virus.
As a result, the team will be sitting out this weekend’s World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series races at River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks, N.D., and Red River Valley Speedway in West Fargo, N.D.
— Daryn Pittman (@DarynPittman) August 19, 2020
Pittman, the 2013 World of Outlaws champion, currently ranks sixth in the World of Outlaws standings with no wins, nine top fives and 20 top-10 finishes in 32 events.