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JD Holds Off
Pierce to Win NAPA North Star Nationals!!!
20, 2018) The #49 team was back on the Lucas Oil
Late Model Dirt Series grind on May 18-19 in the states of Wisconsin
and Minnesota and racked up their ninth feature win of the 2018
racing season! Things kicked off on Friday night at 141 Speedway
in Maribel, Wisconsin and Jonathan Davenport ran second in his heat
race before finishing tenth in the $12,000 to win feature event
in his first-ever visit to the Badger State oval.
At Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minnesota
on Saturday evening, Jonathan placed second in his loaded heat race
and later started the 'NAPA North Star Nationals' from the inside
of the third row. JD then grabbed the point from leader Chad Simpson
on the 32nd circuit and held off a charging Bobby Pierce to capture
the $13,000 top prize in the 50-lapper ahead of Pierce, Simpson,
Don O'Neal, and Scott Bloomquist. Tonight's $10,000 to win 'Go 50'
scheduled for I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska was then unfortunately
washed out and rescheduled to Thursday, July 19 to lift the lid
on the huge 'Silver Dollar Nationals' weekend. Full results from
141 and Deer Creek can be found by logging onto www.lucasdirt.com.
Capitalizes on Owens' Misfortune to Cash at Tazewell!
6, 2018) Current Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
point leader Jonathan Davenport claimed his eighth feature win of
the 2018 racing season on Friday evening, May 4 in the annual 'Toyota
Knoxville 50' at the bad-fast Tazewell Speedway in Tazewell, Tennessee!
Jonathan knocked down the eighth fastest lap overall during the
qualifying session before running third in his stacked heat race.
After rolling off from the outside of the fourth row in the 50-lap
feature event, JD stormed up to the second spot and was in prime
position to take advantage of leader Jimmy Owens' blown motor on
lap 46. The Blairsville, Georgia superstar then led the final handful
of laps to pocket the $12,000 windfall ahead of Tim McCreadie, Don
O'Neal, Dennis Erb, Jr., and Earl Pearson, Jr.!
Saturday's annual running of the 'Ralph Latham Memorial'
at Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky was then unfortunately washed
out by heavy afternoon rainfall. The $12,000 to win showdown has
been postponed to Wednesday, August 8 and will kick off the huge
'North/South 100' weekend at the 1/2-mile speedplant. Full results
from "The Taz" can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Solid in Lucas Action in Land of Lincoln
29, 2018) "Superman" Jonathan Davenport
stretched his current Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series point lead
with a strong April 27-28 weekend in the Land of Lincoln. On Friday
night in the 'Busch 50' at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois,
Jonathan ran fourth in heat race action prior to picking off eight
competitors during the $12,000 to win headliner to place sixth in
the final finishing order. In a similar $12,000 to win showdown
on Saturday evening at the tiny Macon Speedway in Macon, Illinois,
JD won his heat race in preliminary competition before claiming
a strong fourth place showing in the 100-lap grand finale behind
only victor Bobby Pierce, Ryan Unzicker, and Shannon Babb! Complete
results from the LOLMDS doubleheader can be found online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Rules Hagerstown for Stanley Schetrompf Classic Win!
23, 2018) Jonathan Davenport and the #49 team were
back in action with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series on April
21-22 in the 'Stanley Schetrompf Classic' at the legendary Hagerstown
Speedway in Hagerstown, Maryland and in the 'Rumble on the River'
at Port Royal Speedway in Port Royal, Pennsylvania. On Saturday
night at Hagerstown, Jonathan swept the racing competition by setting
Fast Time in qualifying, winning his heat race, and leading all
fifty circuits in the main event. JD, who is the current LOLMDS
point leader, recorded the $12,000 payday for his seventh win of
2018 by besting Scott Bloomquist, Tyler Bare, Tim McCreadie, and
Mason Zeigler. In Sunday's weekend finale at Port Royal, the Blairsville,
Georgia superstar ran fifth in his heat race, won his B-Main, and
later blasted all the way up to sixth in the $10,000 to win feature
event to finish behind only victor Scott Bloomquist, Josh Richards,
Earl Pearson, Jr., Tim McCreadie, and Darrell Lanigan. Full results
from the Mid-Atlantic doubleheader can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
JD Owns VMS
for $20,000 King of the Commonwealth Title!!!
15, 2018) Jonathan Davenport and the Double L Motorsports
team racked up their sixth triumph and their biggest win (so far)
in 2018 on Saturday night, April 14 at the state-of-the-art Virginia
Motor Speedway in Jamaica, Virginia! Jonathan laid down the quickest
time in Group B during Ultimate Super Late Model Series qualifying
before picking up the win in heat race action. After starting the
60-lap 'King of the Commonwealth' feature event from the outside
of the front row, JD set sail and led each and every circuit en
route to picking up the hefty $20,000 windfall ahead of Scott Bloomquist,
Chris Madden, Tim McCreadie, and Brandon Overton!
A night earlier, the #49 team was in Lucas Oil Late
Model Dirt Series competition at Atomic Speedway in Alma, Ohio,
as a $12,000 winner's check was on the line on Friday evening for
the national touring series stars. Jonathan finished seventh in
his heat race and eighth in his B-Main, but the current LOLMDS point
leader took a provisional to roll off 23rd on the feature grid.
During the course of the 50-lapper, the Blairsville, Georgia superstar
rallied past eighteen competitors to place fifth in the 'Buckeye
Spring 50' final rundown behind only victor Scott Bloomquist, Don
O'Neal, Tim McCreadie, and Brandon Sheppard. Complete results from
both weekend programs can be found online at www.lucasdirt.com
(Rick Neff Photo)
Still Leads Lucas Oil Points Following Double Dip
25, 2018) The Double L Motorsports team ventured
to Boyd's Speedway in Ringgold, Georgia and East Alabama Motor Speedway
in Phenix City, Alabama on March 23-24 for a pair of $12,000 to
win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series programs. On Friday night in
the annual 'Shamrock' at Boyd's, Jonathan Davenport ran seventh
in his heat race, third in the B-Main, and nineteenth in the 50-lap
headliner, which went caution-free at the Chattanooga-area facility.
In the 'Bama Bash' on Saturday evening at EAMS, Jonathan finished
sixth in his heat race and won his B-Main prior to advancing to
fourteenth in the 50-lapper. JD still sits on top of the heated
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series point standings following the disappointing
weekend. Complete results from the LOLMDS double-dip can be accessed
online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Nabs Fifth Victory of 2018 at Lancaster!
18, 2018) Blairsville, Georgia superstar Jonathan
Davenport recorded his fifth victory of the young 2018 racing season
on Saturday evening, March 17 at Lancaster Speedway in Lancaster,
South Carolina! JD laid down the second quickest time overall in
Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series qualifying to earn the outside
of the front row for the start of the 40-lap headliner. The popular
driver known as "Superman" then dominated the feature
distance to lead each and every circuit to claim the $5,000 windfall
ahead of Michael Brown, Donald Bradsher, Adam Yarbrough, and David
Yandle! Full results from last night at the sprawling Lancaster
facility can be viewed by clicking on www.carolinaclash.com.
Seventh in $12k March Madness at Cherokee
5, 2018) Jonathan Davenport and the Double L Motorsports
team returned to dirt-slinging action on Sunday afternoon, March
4 at Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, South Carolina. After unfortunately
getting into the wall during hot laps, Jonathan posted the fifth
fastest lap in Group B during the Southern All Stars Dirt Racing
Series (SAS) qualifying session. JD then ran second in his loaded
heat race before rolling off from the outside of the third row in
the $12,000 to win 'March Madness' headliner. Following sixty green
flag circuits around the historic racetrack, Jonathan found himself
seventh in the final rundown, as passing was at a premium. Complete
results from yesterday's contest can be accessed online at www.sasdirt.com.