Lucas Oil Late Models Release 2017 Schedule

WAYCROSS, GA – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series – widely acknowledged as the nation’s premier dirt late model tour – announces a record-breaking 2017 schedule.

The ambitious 2017 schedule, which includes 54 events at 35 different venues across 22 states – begins with the February 10th-11th Super Bowl of Racing at Golden Isles Speedway, and concludes on October 20th-21st at Portsmouth Raceway Park for the 37th Annual Dirt Track World Championship, which is set to offer a $100,000 top prize for the third consecutive year.

The 2017 schedule will feature 15 events that will pay $12,000-to-win, along with 11 crown jewel events that will pay $20,000-to-win (or more). The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will sanction some of most prestigious dirt late model events of the season, including: Bad Boy 98 ($20,000-to-win); Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 ($30,000-to-win); Clash at the Mag ($20,000-to-win); Silver Dollar Nationals ($53,000-to-win); Sunoco North/South 100 ($50,000-to-win); COMP Cams Topless 100 ($40,000-to-win); Hillbilly Hundred ($25,000-to-win); Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals ($40,000-to-win); Jackson 100 ($20,000-to-win); Pittsburgher 100 ($20,000-to-win); and the season finale – Dirt Track World Championship ($100,000-to-win).

Four tracks on the 2017 schedule will host the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series for the first time, including: Port Royal (PA) Speedway on April 23rd, Luxemburg (WI) Speedway on May 19th, Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, MN on May 20th, and Brown County Speedway in Aberdeen, SD on July 20th. In addition, Duck River Raceway Park in Wheel, TN returns to the series docket for the first time since 2009 on March 30th, 2017.

“We are thrilled to release our 2017 schedule. We’re extremely honored to have such great relationships with our promoters, from all over the country, that have worked so diligently to help us get the schedule to completion. We feel that we have the best show in dirt late model racing, and I can’t thank our promoters, our staff, drivers, car owners, sponsors, and of course, our great fans enough for their continued support. Lucas Oil Products has put together a great infrastructure for making the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series the best dirt late model national touring series in the country,” stated Rick Schwallie, Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Director.




2017 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Schedule:

Date Track Event Title Location To Win Laps
February 10 Golden Isles Speedway Super Bowl of Racing Brunswick, GA $10,000 50
February 11 Golden Isles Speedway Super Bowl of Racing Brunswick, GA $12,000 60
February 13 East Bay Raceway Park 41st Annual Winternationals Tampa, FL $5,000 25
February 14 East Bay Raceway Park 41st Annual Winternationals Tampa, FL $5,000 25
February 15 East Bay Raceway Park 41st Annual Winternationals Tampa, FL $7,000 35
February 16 East Bay Raceway Park 41st Annual Winternationals Tampa, FL $7,000 45
February 17 East Bay Raceway Park 41st Annual Winternationals Tampa, FL $10,000 50
February 18 East Bay Raceway Park 41st Annual Winternationals Tampa, FL $12,000 60
February 19 Bubba Raceway Park Winter Nationals Ocala, FL $10,000 50
March 17 Atomic Speedway Buckeye Spring 50 Chillicothe, OH $10,000 50
March 18 Brownstown Speedway 20th Annual Indiana Icebreaker Brownstown, IN $12,000 60
March 30 Duck River Raceway Park Wheel, TN $10,000 50
March 31 Boyd’s Speedway Ringgold, GA $10,000 50
April 1 East Alabama Motor Speedway 20th Annual Bama Bash Phenix City, AL $12,000 60
April 7, 8 Batesville Motor Speedway Bad Boy 98 Batesville, AR $20,000 98
April 21 Sharon Speedway Steel Valley 50 Hartford, OH $10,000 50
April 22 Hagerstown Speedway 36th Annual Stanley Schetrompf Classic Hagerstown, MD $12,000 60
April 23 Port Royal Speedway Port Royal, PA $10,000 50
April 28 Tri-City Speedway Budweiser 50 Granite City, IL $10,000 50
April 29 Macon Speedway St. Louis U-Pic-A-Part 100 Macon, IL $12,000 100
May 5 Tazewell Speedway Toyota Knoxville 50 Tazewell, TN $10,000 50
May 6 Florence Speedway 31st Annual Ralph Latham Memorial Union, KY $12,000 60
May 18 LaSalle Speedway Spring Shootout LaSalle, IL $10,000 50
May 19 Luxemburg Speedway Spring Shootout Luxemburg, WI $10,000 50
May 20 Deer Creek Speedway Spring Valley, MN $12,000 60
May 23 I-80 Speedway Go 50 Greenwood, NE $10,000 50
May 25 Lucas Oil Speedway 4th Annual Cowboy Classic Wheatland, MO $6,000 40
May 26 Lucas Oil Speedway The Tribute to Don and Billie Gibson Wheatland, MO $6,000 40
May 27 Lucas Oil Speedway 25th Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 Wheatland, MO $30,000 100
June 15, 16, 17 Magnolia Motor Speedway Clash at the Mag Columbus, MS $20,000 100
July 1 Portsmouth Raceway Park Independence 60 Portsmouth, OH $12,000 60
July 3 Muskingum County Speedway Zanesville, OH $12,000 60
July 6 Fayetteville Motor Speedway Dunn-Benson Ford Wayne Gray Memorial Fayetteville, NC $10,000 50
July 7 Cherokee Speedway 19th Annual Grassy Smith Memorial Gaffney, SC $10,000 50
July 8 Smoky Mountain Speedway Mountain Moonshine Classic Maryville, TN $12,000 60
July 14 Tri-City Speedway NAPA Know How 50 Granite City, IL $10,000 50
July 15 Lucas Oil Speedway 11th Annual Diamond Nationals Wheatland, MO $12,000 60
July 18 Brown County Speedway Bullet SportsWear Shootout Aberdeen, SD $10,000 50
July 20, 21, 22 I-80 Speedway 7th Annual Silver Dollar Nationals Greenwood, NE $53,000 80
August 10 Florence Speedway North/South Shootout Union, KY $10,000 50
August 11, 12 Florence Speedway 35th Annual Sunoco North/South 100 Union, KY $50,000 100
August 17, 18, 19 Batesville Motor Speedway 25th Annual COMP Cams Topless 100 Batesville, AR $40,000 100
August 25 Ponderosa Speedway 14th Annual John Bradshaw Memorial Junction City, KY $10,000 50
August 26 Lawrenceburg Speedway Whiskey City 60 Lawrenceburg, IN $12,000 60
September 2 Portsmouth Raceway Park River Days Rumble Portsmouth, OH $12,000 60
September 3 Tyler County Speedway 49th Annual Hillbilly Hundred Middlebourne, WV $25,000 100
September 14 Knoxville Raceway 14th Annual Late Model Nationals Knoxville, IA $7,000 25
September 15 Knoxville Raceway 14th Annual Late Model Nationals Knoxville, IA $7,000 25
September 16 Knoxville Raceway 14th Annual Late Model Nationals Knoxville, IA $40,000 100
September 22, 23 Brownstown Speedway 38th Annual Jackson 100 Brownstown, IN $20,000 100
September 30 Dixie Speedway Dixie Shootout Woodstock, GA $12,000 60
October 1 Rome Speedway Rome Showdown Rome, GA $10,000 50
October 6,7 Pittsburgh’s Pennsylvania Motor Speedway 29th Annual Pittsburgher 100 Imperial, PA $20,000 100
October 20, 21 Portsmouth Raceway Park 37th Annual Dirt Track World Championship Portsmouth, OH $100,000 100