Inaugural Lucas Dirt Visit to Huset’s Speedway

BATAVIA, OH- The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series heads to Huset’s Speedway on Tuesday, July 19th for the inaugural visit of the series.
Huset’s Speedway, carved from a soybean field in 1953, is a 1/3 mile high-banked bull ring located just outside of Brandon, South Dakota. The track that originally opened in 1954 has closed at different times over the years, most recently re-opening in 2020.
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series teams will compete in a full program of Dirt Draft Hot Laps, Allstar Performance Time Trials, Heats, B-Main(s), and the $10,000-to-win A-Main event. In addition, the Tri-State Late Models will also be in action.
The pit gate will open at 2:00PM CT with the general admission gate opening at 4:30PM CT. On track action will begin at 6:30PM CT with hot laps.
The reigning Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Champion, Tim McCreadie holds a 100-point advantage over Brandon Sheppard going into Tuesday night’s show. Ricky Thornton Jr is third in points with a tight battle for fourth between Tyler Erb and Hudson O’Neal. Garrett Alberson currently leads the O’Reilly Auto Parts Rookie of the Year chase.
Track Information:
Huset’s Speedway
Phone Number: 605-231-9720
Event Promoter: Doug Johnson
Location: 2012 S. Splitrock Blvd, Brandon, SD 57005
Directions: Located between Sioux Falls and Brandon, SD on Highway 11. Take I-90 east of Sioux Falls to exit 406, then go south three miles on SR 11.
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Tire Rule:
Huset’s Speedway – July 19th
Left Front – Hoosier (90) LM20 or harder
Right Front/Left Rear – Hoosier (90) LM30s, (90) W30s
Right Rear – Hoosier (92) LM30s, (92) W30s
*Must use the same set of 4 tires for Time Trials, Heat Races, and B-Mains.
*For the A-Main, competitors may use a new right rear tire.
*Flat tire must be replaced with a used tire of the same compound and construction to retain starting position.
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Event Purses:
Huset’s Speedway (40 laps): 1. $10,000, 2. $5,500, 3. $3,500, 4. $2,700, 5. $2,500, 6. $2,300, 7. $2,200, 8. $2,100, 9. $2,050, 10. $2,000, 11. $1,600, 12. $1,400, 13. $1,200, 14. $1,000, 15. $950, 16. $925, 17. $900, 18. $875, 19. $850, 20. $825, 21. $800, 22. $800, 23. $800, 24. $800 = $48,575