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

Billy Moyer Wins Make-Up Winternationals Event at East Bay Raceway Park

GIBSONTON, FL – “We just missed the set-up in that first race tonight; we had just enough time to make some adjustments for this race. We won that first heat so that put us on the pole. The car was really good. I had a little bit of a push getting into turn two, but otherwise, the car was not a handful like the previous nights. I was hoping maybe Jr. could get up there so we could take first and second.” “I have so many people to thank; Messilla Valley Transportation, Henderson Motorsports, Watters Auto Land, Clements Engines, Longhorn Chassis,…More

Eddie Carrier Jr Wins Exciting Winternationals Friday Event at East Bay Raceway Park

GIBSONTON, FL – “That was a great race,” exclaimed Carrier in Lucas Oil Victory Lane for the second time in his career at East Bay. “The track crew did a great job, they moved the tires out in the corners, and we drivers didn’t know what to think, but it worked out real well. It was nice of Devin to let one of us old guys win tonight,” Carrier jokingly said. “We had to diamond off the corners to get a run down the straight-aways. Both Devin and I had trouble with a lapped car.   I used the outside line to…More

Billy Moyer Marches to Victory Lane Thursday Night at Volusia

GIBSONTON, FL – “It feels good to get back to victory lane at East Bay, They went out and worked on the track after the B-mains, and it turned out pretty much how I thought it would. We have led every night down here, and we were finally able to get the finish we wanted. I want to thank my crew for all of their hard work.” Sheppard led the first lap, but Moyer charged by him for the lead on the second circuit. Sheppard then fought back to regain the point by lap five as the duo raced side-by-side…More

Josh Richards Rockets to Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Win at East Bay Raceway Park

TAMPA, FL (February 11, 2015) – Josh Richards took the lead from Billy Moyer on lap 17 and raced on to take the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win Wednesday Night at East Bay Raceway Park. It was Richards’ fourth career win at “The Clay by the Bay.” Florida native Mark Whitener had his best career LOLMDS finish by taking second ahead of 25th starting, Steve Francis, Don O’Neal, and Billy Moyer. Richards started third and rocketed to the lead on the opening lap of the 35-lap event. He led until Moyer passed him for the top spot on…More

Dennis Erb Jr. Wins Opening Night of East Bay Raceway Park Winternationals

TAMPA, FL (February 10, 2015) – Dennis Erb Jr. took the lead on lap ten and won a thrilling feature event on the opening night of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Winternationals at East Bay Raceway Park. Erb’s seventh career win at “The Clay by the Bay” was hard fought early on as he and Billy Moyer had a back and forth battle for the lead. Earl Pearson Jr. came home second after skating by Moyer on lap 14. Moyer then held off a furious late-race rally from Bobby Pierce to take third. Pierce started 16th on the…More

Make-Up Information Announced for Tonight’s Postponement at East Bay Raceway Park

TAMPA, FL (February 9, 2015) – Officials of East Bay Raceway Park and the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series postponed events from Monday Night’s $5,000-to-win event earlier today. The postponement is due to rain showers that began earlier today and have continued to deluge the famed “Clay by the Bay” throughout the evening. The events from Monday will be made up Thursday and Friday [February 12-13th] nights, after those respective events have been completed. Time Trials for Friday Night’s $10,000-to-win event will take place after the conclusion of Thursday night’s $7,000-to-win main event. Time Trials for Monday’s make-up event…More

Davenport Wins Super Bowl of Racing Finale at Golden Isles Speedway

BRUNSWICK, GA (February 7, 2015) – Jonathan Davenport finally closed the deal on Saturday Night at Golden Isles Speedway. Davenport had led during both of the previous two nights, but suffered misfortune and was unable to finish either feature. On the final night of the Georgia Boot Super Bowl of Racing; in front of a record-breaking crowd for the famed speedway; Davenport picked up his fifth career Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win. Friday Night’s winner, Earl Pearson Jr. finished second, followed by Brandon Sheppard, Scott Bloomquist, and Ross Bailes rounded out five in an exciting finale to the…More

Pearson Returns to Victory Lane in Georgia Boot Super Bowl of Racing at Golden Isles Speedway

BRUNSWICK, GA (February 6, 2015) – Earl Pearson Jr.’s 29th career Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series victory may have been one of his most memorable. The popular 4-time LOLMDS National Champion raced in front of his hometown fans and friends collected the win on Friday Night at the Georgia Boot Super Bowl of Racing at Golden Isles Speedway. Pearson reunited with the Dunn-Benson Motorsports team this year. He led the final nine laps of the race to score his first win of 2015 in the Lucas Oil Products Dunn-Benson Ford entry for car-owners Carlton and Kemp Lamm. Pearson took…More

Largest Schedule and Record 3.6 Million Dollars Up for Grabs in 2015

WAYCROSS, GA (February 5, 2015) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is extremely excited to offer racers over 3.6 million dollars in cash and contingency awards, spanning over 50 sanctioned events in 19 different states in 2015. The number of events and cash/contingency awards are both new records for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series. Since its inception in 2005, the series maintains its place as the premier national touring dirt late model series in the country. “Everyone at Lucas Oil Products, Lucas Oil Production Studios, MAVTV and the series is proud of the continued growth we…More

Sunoco Race Fuels Partners as Official Fuel of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series

WAYCROSS, GA (February 2nd, 2015) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is pleased to announce that Sunoco Race Fuels has signed a new three year agreement as the “Official Fuel” of the LOLMDS, beginning in 2015. Sunoco has been the fuel of choice for the LOLMDS champion the past three years with Martinsville, IN driver Don O’Neal (2014) and Newport, TN driver Jimmy Owens (2012, 2013), both winning the series championship using Sunoco. “We are extremely honored to have Sunoco Race Fuels as an “Official” partner with the LOLMDS. The Sunoco brand has been an icon in our…More