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2018 events MLRA schedule released at Heartland Motorsports Show

Media Contact: Trenton Berry trenton@racindirt.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Des Moines, Iowa (November 18, 2017) – The first order of business for the 30th rendition of the Lucas Oil MLRA is the release of the season’s schedule of events. This year’s tour features a return to familiar places and a few new stops mixed in as well. Also to honor the ...

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Stuckey Enterprises and Earl Pearson Jr. Join Forces for 2018

Shreveport, Louisiana (11/16/17) – Ronnie and Terri Stuckey are venturing into new territory in 2018. The husband-and-wife duo – who spearhead the efforts at Stuckey Enterprises and Black Diamond Chassis – are entering the car owner game. They will field entries for Earl Pearson Jr. on the highly-competitive Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS). “The 2018 season will mark ...

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World of Outlaws Welcomes Matt Curl as Late Model Series Director

Chris Dolack broadens focus as he shifts into Director of Marketing CONCORD, NC – Nov. 15, 2017 – The World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series is excited to welcome one of dirt Late Model racing’s most prominent proponents, Matt Curl, aboard as Series Director; while Chris Dolack, who stepped in as Series Director in the Spring of 2017, has ...

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World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series ChampionShepp

Brandon Sheppard earns Championship title, Devin Moran earns Rookie of the Year   CONCORD, NC-Nov. 7, 2017- Brandon Sheppard’s standout 2017 World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series season officially came to a close on Nov. 5 at the annual banquet, where he was awarded the Championship title.   The 24-year-old from New Berlin, IL was rewarded with a $100,000 ...

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Dennis Erb Jr. Takes the Checkers on Saturday Night at World Finals

Brandon Sheppard takes the 2017 World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Championship CONCORD, NC- Nov. 4, 2017- The World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series hit the track for the last time in 2017 on Saturday at The Dirt Track at Charlotte for the Textron Off Road World Finals. When the checker flag waved after 50-laps it was Dennis ...

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Brandon Sheppard Ties Outlaw Single-Season Wins Record

Late race pass by Sheppard makes a thrilling Textron Off Road World Finals feature CONCORD, NC- Nov. 3, 2017- Brandon Sheppard stunned the enormous crowd at the Dirt Track at Charlotte on Friday after he commanded the lead of the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series feature with only two laps remaining in the 50-lap event at the Textron ...

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World Finals Heat Race Hustle

Thursday’s hustle in qualifying sets heat races for Friday and Saturday at Textron Off Road World Finals CONCORD, NC- Nov. 2, 2017- The first night of the Textron Off Road World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte was full of World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series qualifying which locked in Friday’s and Saturday’s heat race lineups. With an ...

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Hudson O’Neal Emerges as Lucas Oil Rookie of the Year

BATAVIA, OH (October 30, 2017) Hudson O’Neal of Martinsville, IN has quickly established himself as a future star in dirt late model racing. O’Neal wrapped up the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season in ninth place in the final championship standings and officially clinched the 2017 Lucas Oil Rookie of the Year – Presented by Hot Rod Processing. “I’ve ...

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Jesse Stovall claims $10,000 win at Muskogee

Thunderbird Speedway Muskogee, OK October 28th, 2017 Feature: 1. Jesse Stovall 2. Billy Moyer, Jr. 3. Rodney Sanders 4. Kyle Beard 5. Payton Looney 6. Shannon Scott 7. Randy Timms 8. Raymond Merrill 9. Scott Crigler 10. David Hennan 11. Jay Rierson 12. Wayne Bush 13. Terry Phillips 14. Robert Baker 15. Brandon Mitchell 16. Jeff Roth 17. Tony Jackson, ...

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Scott Bloomquist takes Whynot’s $15,000 to win Fall Classic

Meridian, MS Whynot Speedway October 28th, 2017 Heat 1: 1. Dennis Erb, Jr. 2. Chris Simpson 3. Chase Junghans 4. Tanner Kellick 5. Neil Baggett 6. Jonathan Rowan 7. Doug Sanchagrin 8. Nick Thrash 9. Ashley Newman 10. Shelby Sheedy 11. Jamie Tollison Heat 2: 1. Scott Bloomquist 2. Rick Rickman 3. Jimmy Cliburn 4. Michael Arnold 5. Shay Knight ...

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Davenport Leads WSTC Pro Late Models after Long Falls Out

CONCORD, NC — Oct 28, 2017 — Jonathan Davenport decided on Thursday morning that he would make the four-hour trek from Blairsville, GA to The Dirt Track at Charlotte to enter into the second annual OneDirt World Short Track Championship. “I have to thank Blake Spencer and Letti Bozard for giving me this opportunity. Heath, his crew guy, called me and ...

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Erb, Bloomquist, Breazeale & Bailes take heat wins at Whynot!

Whynot Speedway Meridian, MS October 27th, 2017 Heat 1: 1. Dennis Erb, Jr. 2. Chris Simpson 3. Chase Junghans 4. Tanner Kellick 5. Neil Baggett 6. Jonathan Rowan 7. Doug Sanchagrin 8. Nick Thrash 9. Ashley Newman 10. Shelby Sheedy 11. Jamie Tollison Heat 2: 1. Scott Bloomquist 2. Rick Rickman 3. Jimmy Cliburn 4. Michael Arnold 5. Shay Knight ...

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Josh Richards Earns Lucas Oil National Championship

BATAVIA, OH (October 27, 2017) After capturing his first-career Dirt Track World Championship victory at Portsmouth (Ohio) Raceway Park, Josh Richards of Shinnston, WV clinched the 2017 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship.   Richards entered the season finale trailing points leader Tim McCreadie of Watertown, NY, by 40-points, but his $100,000 triumph and McCreadie’s seventeenth-place finish, propelled ...

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The “Dirt Million” Slated for 2018 at Mansfield Motor Speedway

MANSFIELD, Ohio – The Super Late Model division will have a new mega-event next year with the introduction of the “Dirt Million” on Aug. 24-25, 2018, at Mansfield Motor Speedway, track promoter Cody Sommer announced. Super Late Model drivers will compete for a minimum of $100,000 to win and $2,000 to start in the inaugural Dirt Million at the 4/10-mile oval, ...

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Richards Wins Dirt Track World Championship; Clinches First Lucas Oil Title

PORTSMOUTH, OH (October 21, 2017) – Josh Richards completed a dream night at Portsmouth Raceway Park on Saturday night. The West Virginia native won his first-career Rhino Ag Dirt Track World Championship – Presented by Optima Batteries, worth $100,000, and the 2017 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship, worth $75,000.   Richards became the fourth different leader of ...

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Dirt Track World Championship – Preliminary Results

PORTSMOUTH, OH (October 20, 2017)- The battle for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship all comes down to Saturday. In the final event of the 2017 season, the final sixteen heat races are in the books for the 37th Annual Rhino Ag Dirt Track World Championship – presented by Optima Batteries. Tonight’s program saw drivers competing in ...

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The “Dirt Million” Slated for 2018 at Mansfield Motor Speedway!

Super Late Models will compete for the sport’s largest winning prize in inaugural mega-event August 24th & 25th, 2018 MANSFIELD, Ohio — The Super Late Model division will have a new mega-event next year with the introduction of the “Dirt Million” on Aug. 24-25, 2018, at Mansfield Motor Speedway, track promoter Cody Sommer announced. Super Late Model drivers will compete ...

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Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series 2018 Slate Announced!

BATAVIA, OH (October 18, 2017) – As the 2017 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season finale takes place this weekend, the tour announced today, an aggressive 2018 slate, which includes 58 feature events at 37 different venues across 22 states. The 2018 schedule begins with the February 2nd-3rd “Super Bowl of Racing” at Golden Isles Speedway. Portsmouth Raceway Park ...

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