Keeps Rolling; Bags Another $12,000 at Hagerstown!
14, 2019) Jonathan Davenport, of Blairsville, Georgia,
recorded his sixth feature victory of the 2019 campaign on Saturday
evening, April 13 at the legendary Hagerstown Speedway in Hagerstown,
Maryland! In the 38th Annual 'Stanley Schetrompf Classic,' Jonathan
qualified well and won his heat race in preliminary action prior
to leading all fifty circuits in the headliner at the sprawling
facility known as the Dirt Capitol. The current Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series pacesetter stretched out his point lead with the $12,000
triumph over Brandon Sheppard, Jimmy Owens, Rick Eckert, and Tim
On Thursday night, April 11, the #49 team was in the
pit area at Atomic Speedway in Alma, Ohio for the rain-postponed
'Buckeye Spring 50,' which was also sanctioned by the Lucas Oil
Late Model Dirt Series and carried a $12,000 paycheck. JD placed
second in his loaded heat race before blasting past a handful of
competitors during the 50-lap contest to land on the podium in the
third finishing position behind only victor Jimmy Owens and runner-up
Brandon Sheppard. Other scheduled stops over the four-race weekend
at Sharon Speedway in Hartford, Ohio on Friday and Port Royal Speedway
in Port Royal, Pennsylvania on Sunday succumbed to inclement weather.
Full results from both Atomic and Hagerstown can be accessed online
Dazzles at North Georgia for $12,000 Win!
7, 2019) Current Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
point leader Jonathan Davenport bagged his fifth overall win of
2019 on Saturday night, April 6 at North Georgia Speedway in Chatsworth,
Georgia! Jonathan won his heat race in preliminary action and later
started the 50-lap headliner from the outside of the second row.
JD raced early leader David Payne for the point before wrestling
away the top spot on the twentieth circuit. The Blairsville, Georgia
hotshoe then led the remainder of the attrition-filled contest to
claim the $12,000 winner's check ahead of Don O'Neal, Josh Richards,
Devin Moran, and Earl Pearson, Jr.!
A night earlier on Friday, the LOLMDS tour took the
#49 team to 411 Motor Speedway in Seymour, Tennessee for a similar
$12,000 to win battle. Jonathan placed third in his loaded heat
race prior to rolling off from the inside of the fifth row for the
50-lapper. The popular driver known as "Superman" was
on the move early and often during the race and eventually landed
in the fourth finishing position behind only victor Ross Bailes,
Donald McIntosh, and Jimmy Owens. Full results from the doubleheader
weekend can be viewed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Dominates March Madness for $12,000 Windfall!
25, 2019) The Double L Motorsports team secured
their fourth triumph of the young 2019 racing season on Sunday afternoon,
March 24 at the renowned Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, South Carolina!
Jonathan Davenport knocked down the quickest time overall of the
30 entrants during Southern All Stars Dirt Racing Series (SAS) qualifying
to earn Fast Time honors and later scored the victory in heat race
action. After starting the 60-lap 'March Madness' main event from
the pole position, Jonathan took the lead on the second circuit
and led the remainder of the feature distance to bag the $12,000
payday over Ross Bailes, Jimmy Owens, Michael Page, and David Breazeale!
A day earlier on Saturday, March 23, the #49 team
was in the pit area at Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, Tennessee
for the annual running of the 'Tennessee Tipoff.' The World of Outlaws
Morton Buildings Late Model Series presided over the single-day
shootout in the Volunteer State, which drew 33 entrants to vie for
the $12,000 top prize. JD once again posted the fastest lap during
qualifying before slipping back to third in his loaded heat race.
The Blairsville, Georgia star was then able to pick off four competitors
during the 60-lapper to claim a solid sixth place performance. Full
results from both weekend shows can be accessed online at www.woolms.com
(Shea Humphries Photo)
Davenport on Podium in Indiana Icebreaker!
17, 2019) Jonathan Davenport and Double L Motorsports
returned to the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series scene on March
15-16, as the national touring series schedule heated back up with
a pair of $12,000 to win programs in the states of Ohio and Indiana.
Following a rain-out of the annual 'Buckeye Spring 50' during qualifying
on Friday night at Atomic Speedway in Alma, Ohio, the dirt-slinging
action quickly shifted to the legendary Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown,
Indiana on Saturday evening for the 22nd edition of the 'Indiana
Icebreaker.' Jonathan laid down the second quickest time in Group
A during qualifying before running second in his stacked heat race.
The current LOLMDS point leader then drove past four competitors
during the 50-lapper to secure a strong third place podium effort
behind only victor Brandon Sheppard and runner-up Devin Moran! Full
results from Brownstown can be viewed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Nightly Results from Volusia
15, 2019) The penultimate event of the 2019 'DIRTcar
Nationals' at Volusia Speedway Park took center stage in the Dirt
Late Model world tonight and the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings
Late Model Series presided over another $10,000 to win spectacular.
Jonathan Davenport laid down the second quickest time in Group A
during qualifying before picking up a victory in heat race action.
After drawing the sixth starting spot prior to the 50-lap feature,
JD was battling for a top five finish late in the distance when
he was caught up in a wreck on lap 39. Jonathan was unfortunately
forced to retire from the race with damage and was relegated to
a nineteenth place effort. The #49 team then opted to leave the
Barberville, Florida facility and will not compete in tomorrow's
(February 14, 2019)
Valentine's Day for the #49 team was headlined by
another $10,000 to win World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model
Series shootout tonight at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville,
Florida. Jonathan Davenport timed in fifth quickest in Group B during
qualifying and later placed second in his heat race. The Blairsville,
Georgia star then vaulted all the way up to second in the running
order of the 50-lapper before eventually fading to a thirteenth
(February 13, 2019)
The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model
Series returned to competition tonight at Volusia Speedway Park
and a $10,000 top prize was on the line for the stellar 44 car field.
Jonathan Davenport - making his first appearance at the Daytona
Beach-area oval this week - qualified thirteenth fastest in Group
B during time trials before grabbing the fourth and final transfer
spot through his stacked heat race. JD then rolled off from the
outside of the seventh row in the 50-lap contest and charged up
to fifth to finish behind only victor Brandon Sheppard, Don O'Neal,
Josh Richards, and Chase Junghans!
Winter Nationals Rained Out
10, 2019) A $10,000 to win throwdown at Bubba Raceway
Park in Ocala, Florida was scheduled for tonight to wrap up the
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series portion of "Speedweeks"
in Georgia and Florida. However, the annual 'Bubba Army Winter Nationals'
was rained-out shortly before hot laps started and the program,
which was set to be highlighted by a 50-lap main event, will not
Nightly Results from East Bay
9, 2019) Jonathan Davenport capped off a stellar
'Winternationals' week at East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, Florida
tonight by capturing his third Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
triumph! Jonathan posted the fourth quickest time in Group A during
the qualifying session and later bagged his fifth heat race win
of the busy week. JD then started the 50-lap grand finale from the
inside of the second row and led the feature on three different
occasions (laps 34-35, 40, 45-50) to pick up the exciting victory.
The popular driver known as "Superman," who took over
the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series point lead, pocketed the $12,000
winner's share over Tyler Erb, Devin Moran, Tanner English, and
Justin Williams! (Heath
8, 2019) "Superman" Jonathan Davenport
recorded his second win of the busy week at East Bay Raceway Park
in Gibsonton, Florida tonight, as he emerged victorious in front
of a huge crowd and the live MAVTV television cameras! Jonathan
stopped the clock third quickest in Group A during qualifying and
scored yet another heat race win. After leading the first fourteen
circuits in the A-Main from the pole position, JD grabbed the point
back for good on the 38th lap. The Blairsville, Georgia superstar
then paced the stellar field for the remainder of the 50-lap headliner
to claim the hefty $12,000 windfall over Tyler Erb, Earl Pearson,
Jr., Scott Bloomquist, and Devin Moran! (Heath
(February 7, 2019) The
fourth leg of the 43rd annual 'Winternationals' greeted Double L
Motorsports tonight at East Bay Raceway Park and another $7,000
paycheck was on the line for the cars and stars racing with the
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series. In qualifying at the Gibsonton,
Florida oval tonight, Jonathan Davenport rocked the 1/3-mile track
second quickest in Group B before securing another heat race triumph.
After rolling off from the outside of the second row in the 40-lapper,
Jonathan dropped back to as far as twelfth in the running order
before making a charge on the topside of the racetrack. JD was bidding
for the lead late in the distance before an incident with leader
Tyler Erb on lap 36 caused his #49 machine to back hard into the
wall between turns three and four. The Blairsville, Georgia ace
then limped home with a disappointing fifteenth place effort.
6, 2019) Jonathan Davenport, of Blairsville, Georgia,
picked up his first victory of the young 2019 racing season tonight
in the third round of the 'Winternationals' at East Bay Raceway
Park in Gibsonton, Florida! Jonathan knocked down the third fastest
time in Group A during the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series qualifying
session prior to picking up the victory in heat race action. After
starting fifth on the grid in the 40-lap headliner, JD blitzed to
the front, led laps 12-23, and eventually took the point for good
on the 26th circuit. The popular driver known as "Superman"
beat Tyler Erb, Josh Richards, Brandon Overton, and Brandon Sheppard
to the unfurling of the checkered flag to pocket the $7,000 top
(February 5, 2019) Another
$5,000 windfall was up for grabs with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt
Series tonight at East Bay Raceway Park. The Gibsonton, Florida
facility drew a stout 56 car field and Jonathan Davenport started
his night off by clicking off the twenty-fourth quickest lap in
Group A during time trials. Jonathan then blitzed forward in his
heat race to grab the third and final transfer spot. After starting
nineteenth on the feature grid, JD worked his way forward to as
high as eighth in the 30-lapper before settling for an eleventh
(February 4, 2019) The
43rd annual 'Winternationals' kicked off tonight at East Bay Raceway
Park in Gibsonton, Florida and 53 competitors showed up to do battle
for the $5,000 winner's check. Jonathan Davenport posted the fourth
quickest time in Group B during Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
qualifying before scoring a heat race triumph. After starting the
30-lap main event from the outside of the front row and leading
the first eight circuits, JD slipped back in the top ten and eventually
crossed underneath the checkers in the eighth finishing position.
of Racing Nightly Results from Brunswick
2, 2019) Another $12,000 payday was on the line
with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series tonight in the 'Super
Bowl of Racing' finale at Golden Isles Speedway. A stout 37 car
field signed into the pit area at the Brunswick, Georgia-area oval
and a large crowd was on hand to witness all of the ground-pounding
action. Jonathan Davenport laid down the quickest lap in Group B
during qualifying before placing second in heat race action. After
rolling off from the outside of the third row in the 50-lapper,
the Blairsville, Georgia superstar steered his #49 machine to a
stellar runner-up performance behind only race winner Earl Pearson,
(February 1, 2019) The
2019 edition of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season got
underway tonight in the 'Super Bowl of Racing' opener at Golden
Isles Speedway near Brunswick, Georgia. Most of the $12,000 to win
racing program was completed this evening, but the final B-Main
and the 50-lap headliner were pushed to Saturday afternoon after
inclement weather struck the southern Georgia speedplant. Jonathan
Davenport, in his first race in defense of his LOLMDS Championship,
timed in sixth fastest in Group A during qualifying prior to running
second in his stacked heat race. During the daytime main event,
JD started seventh on the feature grid and rallied up to the second
spot before settling for a solid third place effort behind only
victor Tyler Erb and runner-up Earl Pearson, Jr.