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Weather Postpones Lucas Late Model Series Events

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This Weekend's Events at Atomic and Brownstown Postponed Story By: LONNIE WHEATLEY / LUCAS LATE MODEL SERIES MEDIA Photos By: HEATH LAWSON / RACERSGUIDE.COM BATAVIA, OH -March 15, 2017 - This weekend's events at Atomic Speedway in Chillicothe, OH and Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, IN have been postponed. With the forecast for mixed precipitation and unseasonably cold temperatures at both venues, Speedway and Series officials have agreed to postpone the events. The 3rd Annual Buckeye Spring 50 will now take place on Thursday, April 20th. The event will feature a complete program of: Miller Welders Time Trials, Heat Races, B-Mains, and…

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Lucas Oil Late Models Return to Action Next Week

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Lucas Oil Late Models Return to Action Next Week Story By: James Essex/LOLMDS Photos By: Pete MacDonald/RacersGuide.com BATAVIA, OH (March 10, 2017) - The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will resume competition next week with a visit to Atomic Speedway in Chillicothe, OH on Friday, March 17th - followed by Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, IN on Saturday, March 18th. A strong contingent of local and regional standouts are expected to battle the elite drivers of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series in the 3rd Annual Buckeye Spring 50. In 2016, Jonathan Davenport claimed his second Buckeye Spring 50 victory…

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Sheppard Strikes Late For Bubba Raceway Park Victory

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Sheppard Wins in Dramatic Fashion at Bubba Raceway Park  Story By: JEREMEY SHIELDS / LUCAS LATE MODEL SERIES MEDIA Photos By: RACERSGUIDE.COM PHOTO STAFF OCALA, FL -February 20, 2017 - The former Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Rookie of the Year, Brandon Sheppard took the lead on the final lap from Scott Bloomquist to win Sunday night's Lucas Oil Winter Nationals - presented by GEICO at Bubba Raceway Park. The exciting finish brought the packed grandstand to its feet as Sheppard charged from his 11th starting spot to take the win. Bloomquist finished in second, followed by Dennis Erb…

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Bloomquist Out Duels Richards For East Bay Victory

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Bloomquist Holds On to Win at East Bay Raceway Park   Story By: JEREMEY SHIELDS / LUCAS LATE MODEL SERIES MEDIA Photos By: MARK RANALLETTA / RACERSGUIDE.COM TAMPA, FL - February 18, 2017 - Defending Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Champion Scott Bloomquist held off series newcomer Josh Richards to win the Friday night edition of the 41st Annual Wrisco Industries Winternationals - presented by E3 Spark Plugs at East Bay Raceway Park in Tampa, FL. It was Bloomquist's eighth career win at the 3/8-mile oval and the 78th of his career in LOLMDS competition. Bloomquist took the lead…

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McCreadie Charges To East Bay Winternationals Checkers

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McCreadie Charges To Thursday Night Wrisco Winternationals Victory  Story By: RICHIE MURRAY / LUCAS LATE MODEL SERIES MEDIA Photos By: MARK RANALLETTA / RACERSGUIDE.COM TAMPA, FL -February 17, 2017 - Tim McCreadie came from the 18th starting spot to win the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned, 41st Annual Wrisco Industries Winternationals main event on Thursday Night at East Bay Raceway Park. McCreadie drove the Sweeteners Plus, Pro Power Racing Engines, Longhorn Chassis to the lead around Don O'Neal on lap 24 using the top-side of the race track. He led the rest of the way to earn the victory.…

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Richards Rockets To Wrisco Winternationals Score

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Richards Takes Tuesday's Wrisco Industries Winternationals Victory Story By: JEREMEY SHIELDS / LUCAS LATE MODEL SERIES MEDIA Photos By: PAUL ARCH / RACERSGUIDE.COM TAMPA, FL - February 15, 2017 - Josh Richards took the lead from Davey Johnson on lap five of the 25-lap main event on Tuesday night at East Bay Raceway Park during the 41st Annual Wrisco Industries Winternationals - presented by E3 Spark Plugs. Richards had to fight off fellow West Virginia driver, Tim Dohm for his seventh career win at "The Clay by the Bay." Richards, in the Best Performance Motorsports, Rocket Chassis, Dargie-powered entry earned…

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Last Chance Showdown Returns for Show-Me 100

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Non-Qualifiers Race Back At Show-Me 100 Story By: LUCAS OIL SPEEDWAY MEDIA Photos By: MIKE CAMPBELL / THESPORTSWIRE.NET WHEATLAND, Mo. –February 15, 2017-  For the fifth straight year, the Midwest Sheet Metal Challenge will provide drivers one last chance to earn a spot in the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com at Lucas Oil Speedway. The winner of the non-qualifiers race can take the $2,500 check – or forfeit it to start shotgun in the 100-lap feature where first prize is $30,000. Midwest Sheet Metal owner Chris Davis said he’s proud of the way the…

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Sheppard Continues Opening Night Performance

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Sheppard Takes Opening Night at Wrisco Industries Winternationals Story By: JEREMEY SHIELDS / LUCAS LATE MODEL SERIES MEDIA Photos By: PAUL ARCH / RACERSGUIDE.COM TAMPA, FL -February 14, 2017- Defending Dirt Track World Champion, Brandon Sheppard picked up his first career East Bay Raceway Park victory on Monday night during the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned Wrisco Industries Winternationals - Presented by E3 Spark Plugs. Sheppard - who started fourth on the grid - drove the Mark Richards Racing, Valvoline, Rocket Chassis' House Car to the win after taking the lead on the fifth lap. Trailing Sheppard across the finish…

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East Bay Raceway Park Hosts 41st Annual Wrisco Industries Winternationals

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East Bay Raceway Park Hosts 41st Annual Wrisco Industries Winternationals Story By: LOLMDS Media Photos By: Pete MacDonald/RacersGuide.com   BATAVIA, OHIO (February 6, 2017) - For over 40 years, East Bay Raceway Park has been accustomed to some of the most exciting events in dirt late model racing. In 2017, the tradition continues with the 41st Annual Wrisco Industries Winternationals - Presented by E3 Spark Plugs.   The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will invade the 1/3-mile bullring onSunday, February 12th for an Open Practice session from 6:00pm - 9:00pm - followed by six straight nights of racing action.…

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Wrisco Ups the Ante with Speedweeks Championship Chase

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Ups the Ante with Speedweeks Championship Chase! Story By: JEREMY SHIELDS / LUCAS LM SERIES MEDIA Photos By: PETE MACDONALD / RACERSGUIDE.COM BATAVIA, OHIO-February 3, 2017- Wrisco Industries - the title sponsor of the East Bay Wrisco Industries Winternationals - will present the 2017 Wrisco Industries Speedweeks Championship Chase. The Wrisco Industries Speedweeks Championship Chase will begin with a doubleheader at Golden Isles Speedway in Brunswick, GA - followed by six straight nights of racing at East Bay Raceway Park in Tampa, FL - before concluding at Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, FL. The bonus program will offer the top…

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Bad Boy Mowers Continues Partnership with Lucas Oil Late Model Series

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Bad Boy Mowers Continues Partnership with Lucas Oil Late Model Series Story By: LOLMDS Media - Photos By: Dave Dalesandro/RacersGuide.com BATAVIA, OH (February 2, 2017) - Bad Boy Mowers is pleased to announce that it will continue an extensive partnership with Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, signaling a commitment by the rapidly growing empire to a passion shared by millions of fans across the country. Bad Boy Mowers will be known as the "Official Mower of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series" throughout 2018. "Bad Boy Country looks bigger and brighter than ever before - we're excited to…

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Jonathan Davenport Earns TV Race Challenge Bonus

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Jonathan Davenport Earns TV Race Challenge Bonus   WAYCROSS, GA (October 30, 2015) - Jonathan Davenport of Blairsville, GA recently clinched his first Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship. In addition to his national title, Davenport also earned the most points in the Bad Boy Mowers TV Race Challenge - Presented by E3 Spark Plugs. "It's been an amazing year with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series. I'd like to say thanks to Bad Boy Mowers and E3 Spark Plugs for their support of racing. The added bonus of the TV Race Challenge is a great…

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Scott Bloomquist Claims Crown Jewel Cup Title

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Scott Bloomquist Claims Crown Jewel Cup Title WAYCROSS, GA (October 27, 2015) - By virtue of his OPTIMA Batteries Dirt Track World Championship - Presented by NAPA Auto Parts victory, Scott Bloomquist of Mooresburg, TN clinched the ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup - Presented by DirtonDirt.com title. Bloomquist outdueled Jonathan Davenport by 60-points, following a season-long battle between the two for the Crown Jewel Cup. "It's great to have progressive companies like ASi Racewear and DirtonDirt.com giving back to our sport. Their support of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, with the added cash bonus, simply adds to…

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Davenport Crowned National Champion; Sheppard Claims Rookie of the Year

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Davenport Crowned National Champion; Sheppard Claims Rookie of the Year WAYCROSS, GA (October 21, 2015) - Jonathan Davenport capped off a record-breaking season on Saturday night at Portsmouth Raceway Park, clinching his first-career Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship. The Blairsville, GA native, who was the 2012 Rookie of the Year, finished 55-points ahead of Scott Bloomquist in the 2015 championship standings. "What an incredible year! It's been awesome to battle Scott [Bloomquist] for the championship. I feel like he [Bloomquist] is as good now as he has ever been, and we beat him at his…

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North/South 100 Airs Sunday on NBC Sports

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] North/South 100 Airs Sunday on NBC Sports WAYCROSS, GA (October 16, 2015) - The 33rd Annual GEICO North/South 100 - Presented by Sunoco Race Fuels will air on NBC Sports Network Sunday, October 18th at 4:00PM EST. This crown jewel event was held August 7th-8th at Florence Speedway in Union, KY. The nation's elite dirt late model teams converged on the famed, 1/2-mile oval to chase the $50,000 top prize. The renowned Lucas Oil Production Studios were on hand to capture all the action, which includes: multiple camera angles, driver interviews, on-board cameras, and various technical segments. To view…

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Whiskey City 50 Airs Thursday on MAVTV

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Whiskey City 50 Airs Thursday on MAVTV   WAYCROSS, GA (October 14, 2015) - The GEICO Whiskey City 50 - Presented by Lucas Oil will air on MAVTV Motorsports Network Thursday, October 15th at 6:00PM ET/PT and 9:00PM ET/PT. Some of the nation's top dirt late model drivers converged on Lawrenceburg Speedway in Lawrenceburg, IN to chase the $10,000 top prize. The award-winning Lucas Oil Production Studios were on hand to capture all the action, which includes: multiple camera angles, driver interviews, on-board cameras, and various technical segments. To view a complete television schedule, visit: www.lucasdirt.com/schedule/tv-schedule. For the…

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Dirt Track World Championship Part of TV Race Challenge

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Dirt Track World Championship Part of TV Race Challenge WAYCROSS, GA (October 13, 2015) - The 35th Annual Optima Batteries Dirt Track World Championship - Presented by NAPA Auto Parts will be the final event in the Bad Boy Mowers TV Race Challenge - Presented by E3 Spark Plugs. The award-winning Lucas Oil Productions Studios will be on hand to tape all the action from the Portsmouth Raceway Park with multiple camera angles, driver interviews, on-board cameras, and various technical segments. The event will air on MAVTV Motorsports Network and NBC Sports Network at a later date, in 2015.…

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Crown Jewel Cup Decided this Weekend!

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Crown Jewel Cup Decided this Weekend! WAYCROSS, GA (October 12, 2015) - This weekend's 35th Annual Optima Batteries Dirt Track World Championship - Presented by NAPA Auto Parts will determine the ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup - Presented by DirtonDirt.com Champion. Heading into the final crown jewel event of the season, Jonathan Davenport holds a 25-point lead over Scott Bloomquist in the current Crown Jewel Cup standings. Jimmy Owens is third, followed by Don O'Neal and Brandon Sheppard, who are tied for fourth in Crown Jewel Cup standings. The Crown Jewel Cup program will award points to drivers at…

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Releases 2016 Schedule

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Releases 2016 Schedule WAYCROSS, GA (October 6, 2015) - As the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series prepares for its richest event in series history during next weekend's 35th Annual Optima Batteries Dirt Track World Championship - Presented by NAPA Auto Parts, the national tour is already looking ahead to 2016. The nation's premier national tour for dirt late models has unveiled an aggressive 2016 event schedule, which includes 47 events at 31 different venues across 19 states. The 2016 schedule will feature 13 events that will pay $12,000-to-win, along with 12 crown…

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COMP Cams Topless 100 Airs TONIGHT on MAVTV

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] COMP Cams Topless 100 Airs TONIGHT on MAVTV WAYCROSS, GA (October 1, 2015) - The 23rd Annual COMP Cams Topless 100 - Presented by Lucas Oil will air on MAVTV Motorsports Network Thursday, October 1st at 6:00PM ET/PT and 9:00PM ET/PT. Some of the nation's top dirt late model drivers converged on Batesville Motor Speedway in Batesville, AR to chase the $40,000 top prize. The event's unique format, featuring dirt late models without a roof, gives viewers an up close look as drivers wrestle their 800+ horsepower machines around the lightning-fast, 3/8-mile oval. The award-winning Lucas Oil Production…

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Dirt Track World Championship Advance Ticket Sales End October 6th

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Dirt Track World Championship Advance Ticket Sales End October 6th WAYCROSS, GA (September 30, 2015) - One of the most highly anticipated events of the season is just around the corner. The 35th Annual Optima Batteries Dirt Track World Championship - Presented by NAPA Auto Parts will take place October 15th-17th at Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, OH. The deadline to purchase advance discount tickets for this marquee event is quickly approaching. Advance tickets are on sale now through October 6th. Advance Three-Day General Admission tickets (byOctober 6th) are just $50 for Adults (Ages 18 & Up); $30…

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Lucas Oil Late Models Have Georgia on Their Mind!

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Lucas Oil Late Models Have Georgia on Their Mind WAYCROSS, GA (September 29, 2015) - The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will return to the Peach State this weekend for an action-packed doubleheader. A band of the nation's elite dirt late model drivers will converge on two venues that have been pillars on the LOLMDS tour. The activities will kick off on Saturday night, October 3rd with the Lucas Oil Dixie Shootout at Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, GA. In 2014, Chris Madden claimed his second consecutive Dixie Shootout over Dale McDowell, Don O'Neal, Steve Francis, and Jimmy Owens.…

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Jared Landers Wins Lucas Oil Knoxville Nationals Finale

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] KNOXVILLE, IA (September 26, 2015) - Jared Landers bolted to the lead on lap 92 and then held off Josh Richards to win the 12th Annual Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals - Presented by Casey's General Store on Saturday night at Knoxville Raceway. Landers earned $40,000 for the second crown jewel victory of his career. In a race that saw five different leaders, Landers swept by Jimmy Owens with ten laps to go, and caught Richards in the waning laps. Once Landers cleared Richards, the duo battled it out to the finish. Owens finished third, followed by…

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Chad Simpson Superb, Wins Friday at Knoxville Nationals

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] KNOXVILLE, IA (September 25, 2015) - Home state driver Chad Simpson came from the sixth starting spot to win Friday Night at Knoxville Raceway. Simpson took the lead from Mike Marlar on the 23rd lap of the 25 lap main event to earn his first win at Knoxville and his first Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series career victory. The 31-year-old driver is the defending Lucas Oil Midwest Latemodel Racing Association Champion. He led Marlar, Scott Bloomquist, Jimmy Owens, and Kent Robinson across the finish line. "What a win, what a race. I kept sticking with those two…

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Davenport Wins on Final Lap Thursday Night at Knoxville

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Davenport Wins on Final Lap Thursday Night at Knoxville KNOXVILLE, IA (September 24, 2015) - Jonathan Davenport passed Jimmy Owens as the duo headed to the white flag and then went on to score the opening night win of the 12th Annual Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals - Presented by Casey's General Store at Knoxville Raceway. Davenport led the first 19 laps of the race until Owens passed him for the top spot on lap 20. Davenport regained the lead on lap 24. Owens finished second to Davenport followed by Don O'Neal, Earl Pearson Jr., and Chris Brown.…

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Davenport Delivers with Jackson 100 Win at Brownstown

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Davenport Delivers with Jackson 100 Win at Brownstown BROWNSTOWN, IN (September 19, 2015) - Jonathan Davenport continued his dazzling season on Saturday night at Brownstown Speedway by winning the 36th Annual Jackson 100. Davenport took over the lead on lap 49 from Brandon Sheppard, and dashed to his first-ever win in the historic event. Trailing Davenport to the finish line was Mike Marlar, who was also looking for his first-career win in the crown-jewel event. Devin Moran, pole-sitter Brandon Sheppard, and Don O'Neal completed the top five. "Man what a year," said the Davenport in Lucas Oil Victory…

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“Clash at the Mag” Airs on NBC Sports Network This Sunday

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WAYCROSS, GA (September 11, 2015) - The E3 Spark Plugs "Clash at the Mag" - Presented by General Tire will air on NBC Sports Network Sunday, Seotember 13th at 6:00PM EST. This must-see event was held on June 13th at Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, MS. A strong contingent of the nation's top dirt late model talents battled a grueling 100-laps at the historic Magnolia Motor Speedway, all chasing the $20,000 top prize. The award-winning Lucas Oil Production Studios were on hand to capture all the action, which includes: multiple camera angles, driver interviews, on-board cameras, and various…

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Bloomquist Wins Attica; Gets Hat-Trick

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Bloomquist Wins Attica; Gets Hat-Trick ATTICA, OH (September 4, 2015) - Scott Bloomquist took the lead on lap ten from Steve Casebolt and then led the rest of the way for his third consecutive series win on Friday night at Attica Raceway Park. He was the third different leader of the race, going to victory lane for the 553rd time in his Hall-of-Fame career. Bloomquist all tops the all-time win list on the LOLMDS tour with 59 victories. Casebolt finished second followed by Don O'Neal, Jimmy Owens, and Earl Pearson Jr. "We are running extremely well right now.…

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Battle for the Crown Jewel Cup Heating Up

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Battle for the Crown Jewel Cup Heating Up WAYCROSS, GA (September 04, 2015) - The battle for the ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup - Presented by DirtonDirt.com is heating up. Sunday night's 47th Annual Hillbilly Hundred at I-77 Raceway Park in Ripley, WV will be the next event in the chase for the Crown Jewel Cup title. Following his victory in the Pittsburgher 100, Scott Bloomquist now trails Jonathan Davenport by just 5-points in the Crown Jewel Cup standings. Jimmy Owens, Dennis Erb Jr., and Brandon Sheppard round out the top five in Crown Jewel Cup standings. The Crown…

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Show-Me 100 Airs on MAVTV THIS Thursday

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WAYCROSS, GA (September 02, 2015) - The 23rd Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 - Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com will air on MAVTV Motorsports Network Thursday, September 3rd at 6:00PM and 9:00PM EST. The event was co-sanctioned with the Lucas Oil Midwest Latemodel Racing Association (MLRA) on July 12th at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO. Fans won't want to miss this crown jewel event, held at the "Diamond of Dirt Tracks." Catch the nation's best dirt late model drivers battling local and regional standouts, all vying for the $30,000 top prize. The renowned Lucas Oil Production Studios were on…

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Bloomquist, Richards on Front Row of Pittsburgher 100

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Bloomquist, Richards on Front Row of Pittsburgher 100 IMPERIAL, PA (August 28, 2015) - Former Pittsburgher 100 winners Scott Bloomquist and Josh Richards will make-up the front row forSaturday Night's $20,000 to win main event. Both drivers were heat race winners in the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series sanctioned event. Other heat winners were first-time Pittsburgh's Pennsylvania Motor Speedway visitor Jimmy Owens, and current LOLMDS point leader, Jonathan Davenport. Bloomquist started off the night by setting the overall Miller Welders Fast Time amongst the 36 entrants in Time Trials. He bolted to the lead of Eibach Springs…

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Lawrenceburg Speedway Next Event in TV Race Challenge

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WAYCROSS, GA (August 20, 2015) - The stars of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series are en route to Lawrenceburg, IN for the annual "Whiskey City 50" at Lawrenceburg Speedway. This $10,000 to-win event, which takes place on Saturday, August 22nd, will be the next event in the Bad Boy Mowers TV Race Challenge - Presented by E3 Spark Plugs. The award-winning Lucas Oil Productions Studios will be on hand to tape all the action with multiple camera angles, driver interviews, on-board cameras, and various technical segments. The event will air on MAVTV Motorsports Network and NBC…

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Thursday’s Event at Volunteer Speedway Postponed

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    [xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] BULLS GAP, TN (August 19, 2015) - Thursday night's Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned, 12th Annual "Scorcher" at Volunteer Speedway has been postponed. With the forecast for continued rains on an already heavily saturated track and facility, Speedway and Series officials have been forced to postpone the event. Officials are exploring a suitable make-up date. The LOLMDS will now head to Lawrenceburg, IN for the "Whiskey City 50" at Lawrenceburg Speedway on Saturday night. The event will feature an action-packed program that includes: Miller Welders Time Trials, Heat Races, B-Mains, and a 50-lap, $10,000-to-win main…

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47th Annual Hillbilly Hundred Quickly Approaching!

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] 47th Annual Hillbilly Hundred Quickly Approaching! WAYCROSS, GA (August 18, 2015) - The oldest running event in dirt late model racing is just around the corner. The 47th Annual "Hillbilly Hundred" will take place on September 5th-6th at I-77 Raceway Park in Ripley, WV. The stars of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will battle regional stand-outs such as Tim Dohm, Jared Hawkins, and Freddie Carpenter, all chasing a $25,000 top prize. I-77 Raceway Park is accustomed to thrilling, edge of your seat racing action. In 2014, Don O'Neal fended off race-long charges from Jimmy Owens (2nd)…

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Shannon Babb Charges to COMP Cams Topless 100 Victory

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  [xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] LOCUST GROVE, AR (August 15, 2015) - Shannon Babb charged from the 13th starting spot to take the lead on lap 85 and go on to win the 23rd Annual COMP Cams Topless 100 presented by Crop Production Services. Chris Brown led the first 84 laps before yielding the lead to Babb. Babb then held off Mike Marlar to take the $40,000 victory on Saturday night at Batesville Motor Speedway. Trailing Babb and Marlar to the finish line were Dale McDowell, Brown, and Brandon Sheppard. "What a great car we had," said Babb who won the event…

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COMP Cams Topless 100 Preliminary Night Results

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] COMP Cams Topless 100 Preliminary Night Results LOCUST GROVE, AR (August 14, 2015) - A total of 57 cars entered the preliminary night for the 23rd Annual COMP Cams Topless 100 - Presented by Crop Production Services. Current Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series point leader Jonathan Davenport was the Miller Welders overall and Group A Fast Qualifier by one-thousandth of a second over Mike Marlar. Jimmy Owens was the Miller Welders Fast Qualifier in Group B. In the first heat race, Earl Pearson, Jr. jumped to the lead at the start and dominated all 15 laps. The…

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Jimmy Owens Leads Crown Jewel Cup Standings

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Jimmy Owens Leads Crown Jewel Cup Standings WAYCROSS, GA (August 5, 2015) - The chase for the ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup - Presented by DirtonDirt.com continues this weekend at Florence Speedway in Union, KY. Jimmy Owens of Newport, TN holds a slim 5-point lead over Scott Bloomquist in the Crown Jewel Cup standings, heading into this weekend's 33rd Annual Sunoco North/South 100 - Presented by Lucas Oil. Jonathan Davenport, Jared Landers, and Brandon Sheppard round out the top five in Crown Jewel Cup standings. The Crown Jewel Cup program will award points to drivers at the ten crown jewel…

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North/South 100 Next Event in TV Race Challenge

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North/South 100 Next Event in TV Race Challenge [xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WAYCROSS, GA (August 4, 2015) - The Bad Boy Mowers TV Race Challenge - Presented by E3 Spark Plugs continues this weekend with the 33rd Annual Sunoco North/South 100 - Presented by Lucas Oil. This blockbuster event, held at Florence Speedway in Union, KY, will see the nation's top dirt late model drivers battle it out for the $50,000 top prize. The renowned Lucas Oil Productions Studios will be on hand to tape all the action with multiple camera angles, driver interviews, on-board cameras, and various technical segments. The event…

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Sunoco North/South 100 Less Than One Week Away!

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WAYCROSS, GA (July 30, 2015) - One of the most highly anticipated events in dirt late model racing is less than one week away. The 33rd Annual Sunoco North/South 100 - Presented by Lucas Oil will take placeAugust 6th-8th at Florence Speedway in Union, KY. A revised format in 2014 produced some of the most intense racing action in the history of this crown jewel event. Drivers battled fiercely in two rounds of heat races on Friday night, earning passing points to determine Saturday night's B-Main and Feature starting grids. Eddie Carrier Jr. claimed his first-career Sunoco North/South…

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North/South 100 Discount Ticket Sales End July 31st

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WAYCROSS, GA (July 27, 2015) - The 33rd Annual Sunoco North/South 100 - Presented by Lucas Oil will take place August 6th-8th at Florence Speedway in Union, KY. The deadline to purchase discount tickets for this crown jewel event is quickly approaching. Discounted tickets are on sale now through July 31st. Advanced Two-Day General Admission tickets (by July 31st) are just $50. Advanced Two-Day Pit Passes are $65. For more information, or to purchase tickets, call the Speedway Office at (859) 493-0034. The Hilton Cincinnati Airport is proud to be the 2015 host hotel of Florence Speedway and…

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Spectacular Silver Dollar Nationals Finish; Bloomquist Win

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] GREENWOOD, NE (July 18, 2015) - Scott Bloomquist held off a late race charge from Jimmy Owens to win the 5th Annual Silver Dollar Nationals at I-80 Speedway on Saturday Night. It was Bloomquist's second straight Silver Dollar Nationals victory. He earned $32,000 for his efforts in the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and Lucas Oil MLRA sanctioned event. Bloomquist sailed by Jonathan Davenport for the lead on lap 31. Davenport later dropped out of the race with mechanical issues. Owens was gaining rapidly on Bloomquist in the closing laps and came within inches of getting by…

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Silver Dollar Nationals Friday Preliminary Recap

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] GREENWOOD, NE (July 17, 2015) Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and Lucas Oil Midwest Latemodel Racing Association preliminary heats for Silver Dollar Nationals set an event record, with 60 cars entered for the Nebraska crown jewel event. Jonathan Davenport and Tad Pospisil will start on the front row of Saturday'smain event. There were two (2) rounds of six (6) heat races Friday night, with only LOLMDS point's leader Jonathan Davenport able to win both his first and second round heats. In the first heat of round one, Nebraskan, Tad Pospisil started off the night by coming from…

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Silver Dollar Nationals Next Event in Crown Jewel Cup

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WAYCROSS, GA (July 16, 2015) - The weekend's 5th Annual Silver Dollar Nationals will be the next event in the ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup - Presented by DirtonDirt.com. This marquee event is held at I-80 Speedway, this Friday-Saturday, July 17th-18th. The battle for the Crown Jewel Cup title is heating up as Jonathan Davenport continues to lead the latest Crown Jewel Cup standings by just 60-points over Jimmy Owens. Scott Bloomquist, Dennis Erb Jr., and Jared Landers round out the top five in Crown Jewel Cup standings. The Crown Jewel Cup program will award points to drivers…

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Silver Dollar Nationals This Weekend at I-80 Speedway

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WAYCROSS, GA (July 14, 2015) - The stars of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will compete in the largest auto racing event in the state of Nebraska this weekend. The 5th Annual Silver Dollar Nationals at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, NE is set for this coming Friday andSaturday nights, July 17th-18th. The event is co-sanctioned with the Lucas Oil Midwest Latemodel Racing Association. The nation's top dirt late model drivers will be on hand in pursuit of the $32,000 top prize. It is customary for I-80 Speedway to provide some of the nation's most thrilling, door-to-door…

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Davenport Shines in Lucas Oil Show-Me 100

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Horizontal-Google-Banner-Series"] WHEATLAND, MO (July 12, 2015) - Proving why he is the number one-ranked dirt late model driver in the nation, Jonathan Davenport captured the 23rd Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com on Sunday night. Davenport took the lead at the start of the event led all 100 laps to score the $30,000 victory. The event was sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and Lucas Oil MLRA Series at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO.   Davenport's ninth LOLMDS victory of the season extended his championship points lead to 240 points. Scott Bloomquist fought…

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Davenport Triumphant at CMH Diamond Nationals

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Horizontal-Google-Banner-Series"] WHEATLAND, MO (July 11, 2015) - Jonathan Davenport roared to his eighth Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win of the season on Saturday Night at Lucas Oil Speedway. Davenport inherited the lead on lap 16 when race leader Billy Moyer slowed on the front stretch and left the race. Davenport then sprinted away to win his first career CMH Diamond Nationals victory. The event was co-sanctioned with the Lucas Oil Midwest Latemodel Racing Association.   Scott Bloomquist's rig broke down in Kentucky on the way to the track. He jumped in Jared Landers' back-up car and charged…

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Lucas Oil Late Models Return to the Midwest!

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Horizontal-Google-Banner-Series"] WAYCROSS, GA (July 6, 2015) - The premier national touring series for dirt late models will return to the Midwest this weekend for a triple shot of racing action. The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will visit Tri-City Speedway on Friday, July 10th before heading to Lucas Oil Speedwayon Saturday-Sunday, July 11th-12th. Tri-City Speedway, in Granite City, Illinois, will host the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series for the second time in 2015. The "Battle at the Beach 50" includes a complete show of: Miller Welders Time Trials, Heat Races, B-Mains, and a 50-lap, $10,000-to-win main event.…

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Sunday’s Event at 201 Speedway Canceled

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Horizontal-Google-Banner-Series"] SITKA, KY (July 5, 2015) - Sunday night's Bob Miller Memorial at 201 Speedway has been canceled. Early morning showers and the forecast for continued rain throughout the day has forced Speedway and Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series officials to cancel the event. The LOLMDS will head to Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, IL onFriday, July 10th for the "Battle at the Beach 50." On Saturday night,July 11th the Series returns to Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO for the annual CMH "Diamond Nationals." This blockbuster weekend of racing comes to a close on Sunday night, July…

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Bob Miller Memorial at 201 Speedway Postponed to Sunday

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Horizontal-Google-Banner-Series"] SITKA, KY (July 2, 2015) - Thursday's inaugural Bob Miller Memorial at 201 Speedway has been postponed. With the forecast for rain throughout the day and into the evening, Speedway and Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series officials reached an agreement to postpone the event to Sunday, July 5th. On Sunday, festivities will get underway with pit and general admission gates opening at 12:00pm [NOON]. A mandatory drivers meeting will take place at 6:00pm, followed by Hot Laps at 6:30pm, then a complete show for the series. The LOLMDS will now trek north to Zanesville, OH for the…

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Independence Day Weekend Tripleheader on Tap!

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WAYCROSS, GA (June 26, 2015) - The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will celebrate the Independence Day weekend with three events at three different venues. All three events will feature an action-packed program that includes: Miller Welders Time Trials, Heat Races, B-Mains, and a 50-lap, $10,000-to-win main event.This blockbuster weekend begins on Thursday, July 2, when 201 Speedway in Sitka, KY, hosts the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series for the inaugural running of the "Bob Miller Memorial." The nation's top dirt late model talents will battle a strong contingent of local and regional standouts at the historic, 3/8-mile…

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