JD Winds Up
Eighth Against Outlaws in $25,000 Bristol Bash
12, 2021) The inaugural running of the 'Bristol
Bash' took place over the April 9-11 weekend at the dirt-covered
Bristol Motor Speedway and the Double L Motorsports team was in
the pit area at the immaculate Bristol, Tennessee facility to do
battle in the pair of World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model
Series contests. In Friday's $10,000 to win weekend opener, Jonathan
Davenport grabbed the fourth and final transfer spot through his
heat race to earn the inside of the seventh row for the start of
the 40-lap feature. JD then fought hard for a top ten finish before
ultimately placing eleventh in the final rundown.
Following a rain-out on Saturday evening, the $25,000
to win grand finale at BMS was held on Sunday afternoon. Jonathan
placed fifth in his stacked heat race, but later emerged victorious
in an exciting B-Main. The Blairsville, Georgia star then blasted
from his seventeenth starting spot in the 40-lap headliner to as
high as sixth in the running order before settling for a solid eighth
place performance. Complete results from the 'Bristol Bash' weekend
can be found online by logging onto www.woolms.com.
Wires Tazewell Field for Huge $21,000 Payday!
4, 2021) Blairsville, Georgia superstar Jonathan
Davenport picked up his fifth checkered flag of the 2021 season
on Saturday evening, April 3 at the bad-fast Tazewell Speedway in
Tazewell, Tennessee! In the inaugural running of the 'Lil Bill Corum
Memorial,' Jonathan clicked off the fastest lap in Group B during
Schaeffer's Oil Spring Nationals Series qualifying before securing
a victory in heat race action. After starting the 75-lapper from
the outside of the front row, JD dominated the contest in leading
flag-to-flag to bag the whopping $21,000 payday well ahead of Kyle
Larson, Tyler Erb, Dale McDowell, and Donald McIntosh! Complete
results from last night's biggie at "The Taz" can be located
online by clicking on www.southernnationalsseries.com.
Double L Motorsports
Welcomes Fatheadz Eyewear on Board!
29, 2021) Jonathan Davenport and Double L Motorsports
would like to welcome Fatheadz Eyewear on board as a marketing partner!
We are excited to work with and represent them throughout this year
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this issue, Rico created a product line with four oversized sunglasses
available in varying colors. The Fatheadz has grown to encompass
five distinct lines of eyewear for both, men and women, specifically
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to Runner-Up in Cherokee Prelim; Finale Rained Out
28, 2021) Double L Motorsports made their way to
Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, South Carolina on March 26-27 for
the richest event in the history of the renowned speedplant. The
World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series presided over
the 'Rock Gault Memorial,' which started on Friday with a pair of
split-field, $5,000 to win preliminary events. Jonathan Davenport
posted the tenth quickest time in Group A during the qualifying
session prior to placing fifth in his stacked heat race. JD then
steered his #49 Longhorn Chassis past eight competitors during his
25-lap feature en route to a sterling runner-up performance behind
only race winner Jimmy Owens!
The lucrative two-day program was then scheduled to
conclude on Saturday evening with the 'Rock Gault Memorial' finale,
which was set to pay out a whopping $40,000 top prize. Unfortunately,
inclement weather during the afternoon forced track and series officials
to postpone the race. No makeup date was immediately announced.
Complete results from Cherokee Speedway can be viewed by pointing
your Internet browser to www.woolms.com.
Dazzles in Bristol Dirt Nationals for $50,000 Payday!!
22, 2021) Jonathan Davenport and Double L Motorsports
picked up their fourth checkered flag of the 2021 campaign on Saturday
night, March 20 in the inaugural 'Bristol Dirt Nationals' grand
finale at the dirt-covered Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee!
After winning his heat race and finishing third in Friday night's
$10,000 to win preliminary feature at BMS, Jonathan clicked off
the fifth quickest lap in Group B during Saturday's qualifying session
prior to placing third in his stacked heat race. The Blairsville,
Georgia superstar then rolled off from the outside of the fifth
row in the 40-lap headliner and immediately started marching his
way to the front of the stellar field. JD blasted past leader Kyle
Larson on lap 21 and dominated the second half of the contest to
pocket the whopping $50,000 payday ahead of Larson, Scott Bloomquist,
Bobby Pierce, and Frank Ingram!
With no rest for the wicked, the #49 team loaded up
after the big Bristol triumph and trekked to Atomic Speedway in
Alma, Ohio on Sunday, March 21 for the annual running of the 'Buckeye
Spring 50.' The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series presided over the
single-day shootout, which boasted a $12,000 top prize. Jonathan
earned Fast Time honors during the qualifying session before finishing
second in heat race action. "Superman" was then able to
stay in the top five during the 50-lap feature event and eventually
crossed underneath the checkers in the fourth finishing position
behind only victor Hudson O'Neal, Tim McCreadie, and Devin Moran.
Complete results from all three weekend shows can be accessed by
clicking on www.bristoldirt.com
JD Lands on
Podium at Smoky Mountain and Cherokee!
8, 2021) Double L Motorsports and driver Jonathan
Davenport returned to action on March 6-7 in a pair of high-profile
Super Late Model races in the Southeast. On Saturday in the annual
running of the 'Tennessee Tipoff' at Smoky Mountain Speedway in
Maryville, Tennessee, Jonathan Davenport was one of the 51 competitors
that signed into the pit area to do battle for the $12,000 top prize.
Jonathan clicked off the fourth fastest lap in Group B during World
of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series qualifying prior to
winning his loaded heat race. After drawing the pole position before
the start of the 50-lap headliner, JD ran amongst the leaders throughout
the contest before landing on the podium in the third spot behind
only victor Chris Madden and runner-up Mike Marlar!
On Sunday afternoon, the Southern All Stars Dirt Racing
Series (SAS) once again presided over 'March Madness' at the renowned
Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, South Carolina and a $10,000 payday
was up for grabs. Jonathan once again secured a heat race triumph
and later started the 60-lap main event from the inside of the second
row. The popular driver known as "Superman" then vaulted
up to the runner-up position to finish behind only race winner Brandon
Overton! Full results from both weekend races can be viewed online
& Kyle Busch Entered for Bristol Dirt Nationals!
25, 2021) Nutrien Ag Solutions and Double L Motorsports
- based in Batesville, Arkansas - are excited to announce their
entries for the upcoming 'Bristol Dirt Nationals' scheduled for
March 19-20 at the dirt-covered Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol,
Tennessee. The first entry will be three-time Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series National Champion Jonathan Davenport from Blairsville,
Georgia, who will pilot his familiar #49 Longhorn Chassis. Along
with Jonathan as a Nutrien Ag Solutions teammate will be two-time
NASCAR Cup Series Champion Kyle Busch.
Kyle, who has past Super Late Model racing experience including
winning the 2012 edition of the 'Prelude to the Dream' at Eldora
(OH) Speedway, will be running the exact same Longhorn Chassis as
Jonathan out of the Double L Motorsports stable, but with his trademark
#51 adorning his machine. While Nutrien Ag Solutions will be the
primary sponsor for "Rowdy" during the 'Bristol Dirt Nationals'
weekend, a full list of marketing partners is still being worked
on and details will be released as the event nears. | full
Nightly Results from Bubba Raceway Park
2, 2021) Another $10,000 top prize was up for grabs
at Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, Florida tonight in the final event
for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series during "Speedweeks
2021." Jonathan Davenport stopped the clock tenth quickest
in Group A during the qualifying session before finishing fifth
in heat race action. Following a B-Main triumph, Jonathan steered
his Longhorn mount past eleven competitors during the 40-lap main
event to leave the Sunshine State with a sixth place performance
behind only winner Shane Clanton, Bobby Pierce, Tanner English,
Tim McCreadie, and Jimmy Owens.
(February 1, 2021) The
two-day 'Winter Nationals' with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
at Bubba Raceway Park kicked off earlier tonight on a chilly evening
in Ocala, Florida. Jonathan Davenport clicked off the second fastest
time in Group B during qualifying prior to winning his loaded heat
race. After starting the $10,000 to win headliner from the outside
of the second row, JD drove to the lead on lap 12, but unfortunately
stalled the motor on a lap 13 restart. The Blairsville, Georgia
standout was sent to the tail of the field and eventually salvaged
a disappointing seventeenth place showing in the 40-lapper.
Nightly Results from East Bay Raceway Park
30, 2021) A very long week at East Bay Raceway Park
wrapped up tonight in a big way, as the 45th running of the 'Winternationals'
concluded at the Gibsonton, Florida facility with a lucrative $15,000
to win program. Jonathan Davenport clicked off the sixth fastest
lap in Group B during Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series qualifying
prior to securing a heat race triumph. The Blairsville, Georgia
standout then started the 50-lap grand finale from the outside of
the third row and blasted all the way up to second to finish an
impressive runner-up behind only victor Tyler Erb!
(January 29, 2021) The
penultimate event of the Super Late Model portion of the 'Winternationals'
took place earlier this evening at East Bay Raceway Park and a $12,000
winner's check was up for grabs for the 77 competitors at the Gibsonton,
Florida oval. Jonathan Davenport timed in twenty-second fastest
in Group A during qualifying prior to running fifth in heat race
action. After securing a victory in his B-Main, Jonathan was unfortunately
swept up in yet another pileup during the 50-lapper and was dropped
to twenty-eighth in the final finishing order.
(January 28, 2021) With
last night's rain-out and postponement of the 40-lap feature event,
a pair of $7,000 paydays were on the line tonight at East Bay Raceway
Park in Gibsonton, Florida. In the regularly-scheduled program,
Jonathan Davenport placed fifth in his loaded heat race before winning
his B-Main and finishing twenty-third in the 40-lap main event.
In the rain-postponed headliner, JD was an early retiree in the
40-lapper and wound up twenty-third in the final rundown once again.
(January 27, 2021) Tonight's
$7,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series throwdown at East
Bay Raceway Park was rained-out during the consolation races and
the remainder of the show has been pushed back to Thursday evening
- after the regularly scheduled program at the Gibsonton, Florida
facility. Before the rain hit, Jonathan Davenport had grabbed the
third and final transfer spot through his heat race and is scheduled
to roll off from the outside of the ninth row in the 40-lap headliner.
(January 26, 2021) Round
two of the 'Winternationals' at East Bay Raceway Park took place
earlier this evening and a standout 74 car field was in the pit
area for the $5,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event.
Jonathan Davenport laid down the thirteenth quickest time in Group
A during qualifying before placing fourth in his loaded heat race
and third in his B-Main. After relying on a series provisional to
gain access into the 30-lapper, JD pitted early in the race and
stormed through the field to salvage a fourteenth place showing.
(January 25, 2021) The
Double L Motorsports team was back in racing action tonight in the
first round of the 45th Annual 'Winternationals' at East Bay Raceway
Park in Gibsonton, Florida. A whopping 76 competitors signed in
to the "Clay by the Bay" to do battle for the $5,000 winner's
check in the first of six straight nights of racing in the Tampa
area. Jonathan Davenport posted the sixth quickest lap in Group
A during qualifying before running fourth in his heat race and second
in his B-Main. After starting the 30-lap sprint from the inside
of the eleventh row, JD was unfortunately swept up in a couple of
tangles during the wild race and was forced to settle for a twentieth
Nightly Results from All-Tech Raceway
23, 2021) Following last night's rain-out at All-Tech
Raceway, the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season got underway
earlier this evening at the Ellisville, Florida facility. A star-studded
57 car field converged at the northern Florida oval to do battle
for a $15,000 paycheck in the series lid lifter. Jonathan Davenport
clicked off the sixth fastest time in Group B during qualifying
prior to nabbing the third and final transfer spot in his heat race
behind only prelim winner Kyle Larson and runner-up Tony Jackson,
Jr. After rolling off from the outside of the ninth row in the 50-lap
main event, JD was able to storm past ten competitors during the
caution-free affair to land in the eighth finishing position.
(January 22, 2021) Tonight's
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season opener at All-Tech Raceway
in Ellisville, Florida has been washed out by afternoon rain showers.
The $12,000 to win program will not be rescheduled. Jonathan Davenport
and Double L Motorsports will now look to continue their 2021 campaign
tomorrow evening at All-Tech, as a $15,000 top prize will be up
for grabs in the 'Winter Nationals' weekend finale.
Starts Season Red Hot in Wild West Shootout!
17, 2021) It was a huge night for the Double L Motorsports
team tonight in the final race of the 2021 'Wild West Shootout,'
as Jonathan Davenport swept the grand finale to earn a total of
$38,000 in purse, bonus, and point money! After laying down the
fastest lap in Group A during qualifying and winning his sixth heat
race during the miniseries, Jonathan drew the outside of the front
row for the start of the 'Shaw Trucking 50.' JD then paced the stellar
field from green to checkers in the 50-lap headliner to win not
only the $25,000 top prize, but he also claimed a $10,000 bonus
for winning three events at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway. On top
of that, the Blairsville, Georgia standout also collected an additional
$3,000 in point money for winning the 'Wild West Shootout' Championship!
(January 16, 2021) Next
up at Arizona Speedway was the penultimate event of the 15th Annual
'Wild West Shootout,' as another $5,000 winner's check was on the
line for the Super Late Models at the Queen Creek, Arizona oval.
Jonathan Davenport clicked off the third fastest lap in Group B
during qualifying before securing yet another heat race triumph.
After starting the 40-lapper from the outside of the front row,
JD led the first four circuits before running in the second spot
through most of the caution-free affair. The Blairsville, Georgia
star then regained the point from laps 32-36, but was forced to
settle for a very close runner-up performance behind only race winner
(January 15, 2021) The
fourth event of the 2021 'Wild West Shootout' miniseries took center
stage tonight in the desert, as yet another $5,000 to win program
was held at Arizona Speedway in Queen Creek, Arizona. Jonathan Davenport
earned Fast Time honors during the qualifying session prior to picking
up his fourth straight heat race win. The Blairsville, Georgia superstar
then drew the inside of the third row for the 30-lap feature and
was able to vault up to the third spot to land on the podium behind
only victor Tyler Erb and runner-up Ricky Thornton, Jr.
13, 2021) On car owner Lance Landers' birthday,
Jonathan Davenport gave him a $5,000 birthday present by picking
up his second win of the 2021 campaign during the 15th edition of
the 'Wild West Shootout' at Arizona Speedway in Queen Creek, Arizona!
Jonathan stopped the clock second quickest in Group B during the
qualifying session prior to securing his third straight heat race
triumph. JD then drew the outside of the front row before the start
of the 30-lap sprint and controlled the field for each circuit en
route to the victory over Tyler Erb, Jason Papich, Mike Marlar,
and Bobby Pierce! (Mike
(January 10, 2021) A
day after their season-opening triumph, Jonathan Davenport and Double
L Motorsports were back in action tonight at FK Rod Ends Arizona
Speedway looking for more success in round two of the 'Wild West
Shootout.' Jonathan once again clicked off the fastest lap in Group
B during the time trial session at the Queen Creek, Arizona facility
before securing a heat race victory. After drawing the fifth starting
spot before the drop of the green flag in the 40-lapper, JD quickly
blitzed to the front of the field to lead laps 7-23 of the unsanctioned
contest. At the checkered flag, the Blairsville, Georgia standout
was credited with a strong runner-up performance behind only $5,000
victor Ricky Thornton, Jr!
9, 2021) Blairsville, Georgia superstar Jonathan
Davenport started his 2021 campaign in style earlier tonight by
claiming the victory in the first round of the annual 'Wild West
Shootout' miniseries at FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway in Queen Creek,
Arizona! After posting the quickest lap in Group B during the Super
Late Model qualifying session, Jonathan picked up a convincing win
in his heat race and later rolled off from the outside of the front
row in the 40-lap headliner. JD then paced the stellar field for
39 of the 40 circuits to bag the $5,000 winner's check ahead of
Ricky Thornton, Jr., Brian Shirley, Chris Simpson, and Cody Laney!