Archive for the ‘Lucas Oil Dirt Late Model Series’ Category

Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Heads to Tennessee and Indiana this Week

WAYCROSS, GA (August 19, 2014) – The premier national touring series for super dirt late models will visit the states of Tennessee and Indiana this week. The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will compete at a special mid-week show on Thursday, August 21st in East Tennessee at Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, TN. The LOLMDS will sanction the 11th Annual “Scorcher”- Presented by Reece Monument Co. of Tazewell and O’Reilly Auto Parts. This annual event is run in conjunction with the NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway, just up the road from Volunteer Speedway. Activities will include LOLMDS Hot-Laps,…More

Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Kicks off 2015 with Super Bowl of Racing at Golden Isles Speedway

WAYCROSS, GA (August 18, 2014) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is excited to announce that the series will kick off the 2015 season at Golden Isles Speedway with the running of the Super Bowl of Racing in Brunswick, GA. The stars and cars of the LOLMDS are set to invade the 4/10 mile South Georgia speed-plant for two action packed nights of racing on Friday and Saturday, February 6 and 7th. There will also be an open practice night on Thursday, February 5th for all divisions. After a highly successful season opening events at Golden Isles Speedway…More

Jimmy Owens Cashes in on COMP Cams Topless 100 at Batesville Motor Speedway

LOCUST GROVE, AR (August 16, 2014) – For the second time in his career, Jimmy Owens found victory lane in the COMP Cams Topless 100-Presented by Crop Production Services. The three-time and defending Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Champion took the lead on lap 81 from Don O’Neal and cruised on for the $40,000 victory. Owens had previously won the event back in 2009. Dale McDowell charged from his eleventh starting spot to finish second. McDowell passed Jonathan Davenport on the final circuit to earn the runner-up spot. Davenport came home third, followed by 23rd-starting, Scott Bloomquist, with Don…More

Eddie Carrier Jr. Earns Biggest Win of His Career in Sunoco North South 100 at Florence Speedway

UNION, KY (August 9, 2014) – Earning the biggest win of his career, Eddie Carrier Jr. took home $50,000 for winning 32nd Annual Sunoco North South100 Presented by Lucas Oil on Saturday Night at Florence Speedway. Carrier, in the Carl Grover Motorsports, Optima Batteries, Rocket Ford led the final three laps to take the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned crown jewel event. Scott Bloomquist led the first 73 laps of the race and finished second, followed by Jimmy Mars, John Blankenship and Jared Landers rounded out the top five. “I can’t believe I just won the North South 100,”…More

32nd Annual Sunoco North/South 100 – Presented by Lucas Oil up next for LOLMDS

WAYCROSS, GA (July 22, 2014) – The excitement and anticipation is building for one of the premier crown jewel events in all of dirt late model racing, the “Sunoco North/South 100 – Presented by Lucas Oil”. This three-day mega event will once again be sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and will be held at Florence Speedway in Union, KY August 7ththrough the 9th. This year’s event will have a new format that will include drivers running two sets of heat races on Friday night with passing points determining the starting field for the feature event on…More

Scott Bloomquist Blisters Field in Silver Dollar Nationals at I-80 Speedway

GREENWOOD, NE (July 19, 2014) – Scott Bloomquist led all 80 laps to win the Fourth Annual Silver Dollar Nationals on Saturday Night at I-80 Speedway. Bloomquist, in his Ole Smoky Moonshine, Sweet-Bloomquist Ford earned $30,000 for his first-ever victory in the event. Brian Birkhofer finished second, followed Jimmy Owens, Billy Moyer, and Jason Feger. The event was sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and the Lucas Oil Midwest Racing Association. “We have run well all year long, but it has been frustrating the last month with all the second place finishes. Finally all the testing we’ve…More

Silver Dollar Nationals Part of ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup – Presented by DirtonDirt.com This Weekend

WAYCROSS, GA (July 18, 2014) – This weekend’s Silver Dollar Nationals at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, NE is also part of the ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup – Presented by Dirtondirt.com point standings. Not only will the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series drivers be vying for the $30,000 first place prize money this weekend but also earning valuable points for the Crown Jewel Cup and the $10,000 cash award. The ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup – Presented by Dirtondirt.com program will award points to drivers at the nine (9) crown jewel cup races, within the series schedule, that pay…More

Owens Gives Competition a Nightmare on Wednesday Night at Lakeside Speedway

KANSAS CITY, KS (July 15, 2014) – Tonight, Jimmy Owens showed why he is the 3-time and defending Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Champion. Owens dominated the “Clash of the Titans” on Tuesday Night at Lakeside Speedway. Owens took the lead on lap 19 from Scott Bloomquist and ran off from the field in winning by over eight seconds. Terry Phillips charged from ninth to finish second, and was faster in the closing laps than Owens, but was still nearly a half-a-lap behind, with two laps remaining. The race went caution-free, which enabled Owens to open up a huge…More

Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Events from Kansas and Nebraska Live Online This Week

WAYCROSS, GA (July 15, 2014) –The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is excited to announce the events from Kansas and Nebraska will air “Live” online through a pay per view broadcast. Fans can watch the LOLMDS event from Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, KS on Tuesday, July 15th on www.dirtondirt.com and on www.racingdirt.com. The United States Modified Touring Series will also be in action on the same night and all the action will also be included in the pay per view broadcast. The “Live” airing of this event will include multi-camera coverage, pre-race coverage, driver interviews, instant replays and…More

Owens Wins His 3rd CMH Diamond Nationals at Lucas Oil Speedway

WHEATLAND, MO (July 12, 2014) – Jimmy Owens returned to dominance on Saturday Night at Lucas Oil Speedway by winning the 8th Annual CMH Diamond Nationals. With car owner Mike Reece looking on, Owens ran away from Scott Bloomquist to record his 50th career win with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series. The event was co-sanctioned with the Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models. Both Owens and Bloomquist entered the event with 49 wins, each, in series history. Owens initially took the lead on lap three from Earl Pearson, Jr. and then had to fight off the challenges of Bloomquist.…More