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Jonathan Davenport Roars to Runner-Up in World Finals Finale!
(November 4, 2018)
The #49 team was back in dirt-slinging competition on November 1-3 at the pristine Dirt Track at Charlotte in Concord, North Carolina, as the 12th edition of the 'World of Outlaws World Finals' took center stage. The World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series presided over all of the action at the 4/10-mile speedplant, which culminated in a pair of $12,000 to win contests to close out the national touring series schedule. In the two rounds of time trials, Jonathan Davenport knocked down the thirteenth fastest lap in Group B for Friday's program, while he stopped the clock fourth fastest in Group A for Saturday's spectacular.

On Friday night, Jonathan finished seventh in his loaded heat race and fifth in his B-Main, which unfortunately kept him out of the 50-lap headliner. In Saturday evening's 'World Finals' finale, JD grabbed the third and final transfer spot through his stacked heat race and later rolled off from the inside of the seventh row in the 50-lapper. The Blairsville, Georgia star then blasted past eleven competitors during the A-Main to secure an impressive runner-up performance behind only victor Scott Bloomquist. Full results from the huge 'World Finals' weekend can be found by pointing your web browser to www.woolms.com.

Davenport Runner-Up in DTWC; Gets Second Lucas Title!!!
(October 22, 2018)
The 2018 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season came to a close from October 19-21 at Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio. The 38th edition of the RhinoAg 'Dirt Track World Championship' took place at the facility on the banks of the Ohio River and a whopping $100,000 winner's check was up for grabs. Jonathan Davenport ran second in both of his qualifying heat races on Friday night, which amassed him the second most passing points in preliminary action. After Saturday's 100-lap crown jewel main event was washed out due to inclement weather, Jonathan rolled off from the outside of the front row in Sunday's headliner. During the course of the daytime contest, JD was a forced to be reckoned with and eventually guided his #49 mount to an impressive runner-up performance behind only victor Josh Richards. Also during the weekend at PRP, the Blairsville, Georgia star was officially celebrated as the 2018 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Champion! Full results from the DTWC weekend can be obtained by logging onto www.lucasdirt.com. (Heath Lawson Photo)

Jonathan Davenport Competes in Rain-Postponed World 100
(October 14, 2018)
The rain-postponed 'World 100' took center stage in the Dirt Late Model world on October 12-13 at the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. Following yet another rain-out on Friday, a pair of $10,000 to win Twin 25s kicked off a hectic day/night doubleheader at the "Big E" on Saturday afternoon. Jonathan Davenport laid down the eleventh quickest lap overall during qualifying prior to grabbing the fourth and final transfer spot through his loaded heat race. In the 25-lapper, JD wound up finishing right where he started in the daytime affair... in the fourteenth position.

At night, the sole focus of everyone in the pit area at the hallowed 1/2-mile, high-banked speedplant was on the 48th Annual 'World 100' and capturing the whopping $51,000 winner's check, along with the famous globe trophies. Jonathan placed fifth in his stacked heat race prior to securing a second place finish in his B-Main. After rolling off from the inside of the twelfth row in the 100-lap crown jewel extravaganza, the Blairsville, Georgia ace eventually retired after 83 circuits and settled for a twenty-fourth place effort. Full results from Eldora Speedway can be found online by clicking on www.eldoraspeedway.com.

Davenport Gets Top Five in Pittsburgher 100 at PPMS
(October 8, 2018)
The penultimate Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event of 2018 took place from October 5-7 at the sprawling Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Motor Speedway in Imperial, Pennsylvania, as the 30th Annual 'Pittsburgher 100' drew 32 entrants to vie for the $20,000 top prize. On Friday night during preliminary action at the monster 1/2-mile speedplant, Jonathan Davenport knocked down the sixth quickest lap in Group B during qualifying before finishing second in his heat race. Following a washout on Saturday, Jonathan rolled off from the outside of the fourth row in Sunday's 100-lap main event. JD, who has already wrapped up the LOLMDS Championship, sported a fast racecar throughout the extra-distance affair and eventually placed fourth behind only victor Bobby Pierce, Jimmy Owens, and Earl Pearson, Jr. Complete results from PPMS can be obtained online at www.lucasdirt.com.

JD Essentially Clinches LOLMDS Title with Pair of Podiums!!!
(October 1, 2018)
Jonathan Davenport, of Blairsville, Georgia, essentially clinched his second career Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship over the September 29-30 weekend with pair of podium efforts in the Peach State of Georgia! On Saturday night in the $12,000 to win 'Dixie Shootout' at the historic Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, Georgia, Jonathan won his heat race prior to moving past two competitors during the 50-lap feature event to score a runner-up performance behind only race winner Dale McDowell. At Rome Speedway in Rome, Georgia on Sunday evening in the $10,000 to win 'Rome Showdown,' JD placed third in his heat race before blasting by eight racecars during the 50-lapper to secure a third place showing behind only victor Chris Madden and runner-up Tim McCreadie. With only two series point races remaining in 2018, Jonathan all but assured that his Lance Landers-backed team will be celebrating a tour championship following the season-ending 'Dirt Track World Championship' at Portsmouth (OH) Raceway Park on October 20! Full results from both Dixie and Rome can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com. (MRM Racing Photo)

Jonathan Davenport Leads in Jackson 100; Finishes Second!
(September 24, 2018)
With the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season winding down quickly, the cars and stars of the popular national touring series rolled into the legendary Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana on September 21-23 for the 39th Annual 'Jackson 100.' On Friday night, Jonathan Davenport posted the thirteenth quickest time in Group B during the qualifying session. After Saturday's portion of the program was washed out by inclement weather, Jonathan rallied up to second in his stacked heat race on Sunday afternoon. During the course of the $20,000 to win 'Jackson 100,' the current LOLMDS point leader drove to the front from his sixth starting spot to lead laps 60-72 and 77-98. JD unfortunately lost the top spot heading to the white flag during the exciting daytime affair and was forced to settle for a close runner-up effort behind only victor Bobby Pierce. Full results from the 1/4-mile fairgrounds oval can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.

Davenport Fourth in Knoxville LM Nationals Prelim
(September 16, 2018)
The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series schedule heated back up on September 13-15 with the 15th Annual 'Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals' at the storied Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa. The dirt-slinging action started with a pair of $7,000 to win preliminary showdowns at the 1/2-mile, semi-banked Hawkeye State venue. On Thursday night, Jonathan Davenport ran second in his heat race prior to finishing thirteenth in the 25-lap main event. At Knoxville on Friday evening, Jonathan placed second in his heat race and fourth in the 25-lapper behind only victor Brandon Sheppard, Frank Heckenast, Jr., and Don O'Neal!

By virtue of accumulating the ninth highest point total during preliminary competition, JD rolled off from the inside of the fifth row in Saturday's 100-lap 'Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals.' The Blairsville, Georgia ace, who is the current LOLMDS point leader, had his sights set on the $40,000 winner's check, but eventually wound up eleventh in the final finishing order. Full results from the downtown Knoxville speedplant can be viewed by logging onto www.lucasdirt.com.

JD Climbs to Sixth in Eldora Twin 25; World 100 Postponed...
(September 9, 2018)
Jonathan Davenport was one of the 101 entrants that piled into the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio from September 6-8 to compete in the 48th edition of the 'World 100.' Things kicked off on Thursday night - actually the wee hours of Friday morning after a long rain delay - with a pair of Twin 25 programs, each of which paid $10,000 to the winner. Jonathan timed in fiftieth fastest during qualifying before finishing third in his heat race. After rolling off from the outside of the seventh row in the 25-lapper at the "Big E," JD streaked past eight competitors on his way to a steady sixth place effort. Friday's $10,000 to win Twin 25s and Saturday's prestigious 'World 100,' which was scheduled to boast a $51,000 windfall, both fell victim to the rainy remnants of Tropical Storm Gordon and have been postponed until October 12-13. Full results from Thursday's start to the crown jewel extravaganza can be accessed by pointing your Internet browser to www.eldoraspeedway.com.

Davenport Enjoys Solid Labor Day Weekend on Lucas Tour
(September 3, 2018)
The #49 team headed to the states of Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series from August 31-September 2 for a trio of pivotal point battles. At Ponderosa Speedway in Junction City, Kentucky on Friday night, Jonathan Davenport ran second in his heat race before claiming a strong fourth place effort in the rain-shortened $12,000 to win main event behind only winner Eddie Carrier, Jr., Earl Pearson, Jr., and Josh Richards. On Saturday evening in the $12,000 to win 'Bob Miller Memorial' at Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio, Jonathan placed second in his heat race prior to advancing up to third in the A-Main to trail only victor Brandon Sheppard and runner-up Josh Richards. In the annual 'Hillbilly Hundred' on Sunday at Tyler County Speedway in Middlebourne, West Virginia, which boasted a whopping $50,000 payday, JD finished sixth in his heat race, second in his B-Main, and seventh in the 100-lapper. Full results from the triple shot of racing action can be located online at www.lucasdirt.com. (MRM Racing Photo)

JD Captures Dirt Million Duel at Mansfield for $10,000!
(August 26, 2018)
"Superman" Jonathan Davenport's 2018 win total now stands at thirteen following a flag-to-flag triumph on Friday night, August 24 in one of the 'Dirt Million' duels at Mansfield Motor Speedway in Mansfield, Ohio! After qualifying well in Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series time trials, Jonathan won his heat race in preliminary action and later started the 30-lap main event from the outside of the front row. JD then grabbed the top spot at the drop of the green flag and led each and every circuit to claim the $10,000 top prize over Ricky Weiss, Don O'Neal, Devin Moran, and Shannon Babb!

On Saturday evening, August 25 at Mansfield, a huge standing-room-only crowd was on hand to witness history, as over $202,000 was up for grabs in the inaugural running of the 'Dirt Million.' Jonathan placed seventh in the dash, which was comprised of the top four finishers from each of Friday's duels, and later rolled off from the inside of the fourth row in the 100-lap headliner. The Blairsville, Georgia ace was then making his way to the front of the stellar field before he was involved in a lap nineteen wreck. Jonathan was unfortunately forced to retire from the 'Dirt Million' with heavy damage and was officially paid for a disappointing twenty-fourth place effort. Complete results from both weekend races at Mansfield can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com. (Heath Lawson Photo)

Davenport Debuts New Car; Streaks to North/South Top Five!
(August 12, 2018)
Jonathan Davenport returned to the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series scene from August 8-11 in a lucrative four-day stretch at the venerable Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky. In Wednesday's $12,000 to win 'Ralph Latham Memorial,' Jonathan placed third in his heat race prior to having trouble in the rain-shortened main event to settle for a sixteenth place showing. At Florence on Thursday night in the 'North/South Shootout,' which boasted a $10,000 payday, Jonathan took a provisional to gain access into the 50-lapper and eventually netted a nineteenth place performance in the caution-free affair.

On Friday evening at the 1/2-mile, Cincinnati-area speedplant, a double set of heat races with combined passing points were held to help set the lineups for Saturday's $50,000 to win 'North/South 100.' Jonathan, who unloaded a brand-new Longhorn racecar, placed second in both of his heat races and earned the tenth most passing points in doing so. After rolling off from the outside of the fifth row in Saturday's 100-lap crown jewel main event, the Blairsville, Georgia ace pitted early to make changes before rallying from the back of the pack. At the finish line, JD was inside of the top five to secure a strong fifth place effort behind only victor Ricky Weiss, Tim McCreadie, Hudson O'Neal, and Jimmy Owens! Full results from the long week at Florence Speedway can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com. (MRM Racing Photo)

Busy Week in Badger State for Double L Motorsports
(August 4, 2018)
Things wrapped up in the Badger State tonight in the finale of the 'USA Nationals' at the renowned Cedar Lake Speedway, as the whopping $50,000 winner's check had the attention of everyone at the New Richmond, Wisconsin facility. Jonathan Davenport rolled off from the inside of the third row in the 100-lap crown jewel main event, but suffered from a tight racecar during the headliner and wound up retiring after only 43 circuits in the twenty-third spot.

(August 3, 2018) Preliminary action for the 31st Annual 'USA Nationals' took place earlier this evening at Cedar Lake Speedway in New Richmond, Wisconsin. For the first time in the crown jewel event's storied history, a double set of heat races with combined passing points were held to set the lineups for Saturday's $50,000 to win extravaganza. Jonathan Davenport ran second in his first heat race of the night, while he placed fourth in his final prelim. Following a fifth place effort in the dash, JD will start tomorrow's 100-lap 'USA Nationals' from the inside of the third row!

(August 2, 2018) The 31st edition of the 'USA Nationals' got underway tonight at the renowned Cedar Lake Speedway in New Richmond, Wisconsin. A stout 45 car field made their way to the track located near the Minnesota/Wisconsin border for the $6,000 to win preliminary event. Jonathan Davenport posted the fastest time in Group B during the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series qualifying session and once again picked up a victory in his loaded heat race. JD then swapped the top spot with Brandon Sheppard several times during the 40-lap feature event including leading laps 37-39. Headed towards the checkers; however, Sheppard was able to work his way past the #49 machine and Davenport was forced to settle for a very close runner-up effort!

(July 31, 2018) After a couple of days off, Jonathan Davenport kicked off a busy week in the Badger State tonight at the sprawling Shawano Speedway in Shawano, Wisconsin. In the annual $10,000 to win 'Sun Drop Shootout,' Jonathan knocked down the third quickest time overall during the qualifying session before securing a win in heat race action. After drawing the outside of the front row for the start of the 50-lap headliner, the Blairsville, Georgia star ran primarily in the third position, which is where he ultimately finished behind only race winner Chris Madden and runner-up Shane Clanton!

JD Fourth in PDC Qualifying Feature; Competes in $30k Headliner
(July 29, 2018)
The 29th edition of the 'Prairie Dirt Classic' took center stage over the July 27-28 weekend at Fairbury American Legion Speedway in downtown Fairbury, Illinois. On Friday night, Jonathan Davenport stopped the clock second fastest in Group B during World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series qualifying prior to running fourth in his $2,500 to win qualifying feature. After starting Saturday's $30,000 to win 'Prairie Dirt Classic' from the outside of the eighth row, JD quickly moved up inside of the top ten in the 100-lap affair. However, he later pitted shortly after the halfway mark for a new right rear tire and eventually finished right where he started... in the sixteenth position. Full results from the action-packed weekend at FALS can be viewed online at www.woolms.com.

Davenport Caps Hectic Week with Silver Dollar Nationals Win!!!
(July 21, 2018)
"Superman" Jonathan Davenport is now a two-time 'Silver Dollar Nationals' winner after tonight's exciting 80-lapper at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska! Jonathan rolled off from the outside of the sixth row in the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series biggie, but quickly charged up inside of the top three before biding his time and saving his equipment for the end of the race. After a caution on lap 67, JD turned up the wick, drove up to second, and started to hunt down leader Bobby Pierce. With Pierce doomed by engine failure late in the 'Silver Dollar Nationals,' The LOLMDS point leader grabbed the point on the 78th circuit and led the remaining three laps to capture the whopping $53,000 windfall ahead of Ricky Weiss, Jimmy Owens, Hudson O'Neal, and Earl Pearson, Jr.! (Heath Lawson Photography)

(July 20, 2018) Following last night's exciting victory, preliminary action for the 8th Annual 'Silver Dollar Nationals' took place earlier tonight at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska with two rounds of heat races providing passing points that set the lineups for Saturday's main event. Jonathan Davenport ran second in his first heat race of the evening, while he finished fourth in his final prelim. The Blairsville, Georgia ace accumulated the twelfth most combined passing points in heat race action and will start tomorrow night's $53,000 to win headliner from the outside of the sixth row.

(July 19, 2018) Jonathan Davenport, of Blairsville, Georgia, racked up his eleventh feature win of 2018 in thrilling fashion tonight at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska! The rain-postponed 'Malvern Bank Go 50' took place tonight in the Cornhusker State and JD was on kill from the time he unloaded his #49 machine. After timing in second fastest in Group B during qualifying, Jonathan won his heat race to earn the outside of the second row for the start of the 50-lap Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series main event. "Superman" drove to the front and led laps 34-35 before gaining the point for good from Scott Bloomquist on the 37th circuit. Jonathan then beat Bloomquist to the finish line by a mere 0.015 seconds to lay claim to the $10,000 payday, which was paid to him in $2.00 bills! (Heath Lawson Photography)

(July 18, 2018) Another $10,000 top prize was up for grabs for Double L Motorsports tonight in a first-ever visit to Jackson Motorplex in Jackson, Minnesota. The pristine Gopher State facility played host to its first Super Late Model race since 1988 and 24 competitors signed into the pit area for the 'Sturdevant's Auto Parts 50.' Jonathan Davenport knocked down the second quickest lap overall during time trials and later ran second in heat race action. After rolling off from the inside of the third row in the 50-lap main event, Jonathan steered his #49 machine all the way up to second to finish an impressive runner-up behind only victor Scott Bloomquist!

(July 17, 2018) A very busy week on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series calendar started tonight at Brown County Speedway in Aberdeen, South Dakota. The 2nd Annual 'Bullet Sportswear Shootout' took place and the #49 team vied for the $10,000 winner's check in the Tuesday night special. Jonathan Davenport posted the third quickest time overall during the qualifying session prior to picking up the victory in his stacked heat race. JD then started third in the 50-lapper and found his way to the point to lead lap 35, but a skirmish late in the distance caused front-end damage and dropped the Blairsville, Georgia standout to eighth in the final finishing order.

Jonathan Davenport Battles for Top Tens in Midwest
(July 15, 2018)
The Double L Motorsports team continued their busy month of July on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series trail over the July 13-14 weekend in a pair of $12,000 to win battles at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois and Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri. On Friday night in the 'NAPA Know How 50' at Granite City, Jonathan Davenport qualified thirteenth fastest overall during time trials, ran fifth in his heat race, and later advanced up to ninth in the 50-lap headliner. In the annual 'Diamond Nationals' on Saturday evening at Wheatland, JD suffered terminal mechanical problems in his heat race prior to unloading a back-up car to finish sixth in the B-Main and storming past sixteen competitors in the 50-lapper to salvage a sixth place feature showing. Jonathan is still on top of the heated LOLMDS point standings. Full results from both weekend contests can be found by logging onto www.lucasdirt.com. (Fast Track Photos)

Davenport Runs into Trouble in Grassy Smith Memorial...
(July 8, 2018)
A Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series tripleheader in the Southeast was planned for the #49 team from July 5-7, but with a pair of rain-outs at Fayetteville Motor Speedway in Fayetteville, North Carolina and Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, Tennessee, Jonathan Davenport entered one lone showdown at Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, South Carolina on Friday evening. The 20th edition of the 'Grassy Smith Memorial' was held at the legendary speedplant and 30 entrants were on hand to vie for the $12,000 winner's check. Jonathan ran third in heat race action, but later drew a lap 37 yellow flag in the 50-lapper and slipped to fourteenth in the final finishing order. JD is still on top of the heated LOLMDS point standings following the rainy weekend. Full results can be viewed online at www.lucasdirt.com.

Busy Lucas Oil Stretch in Ohio Leading into 4th of July
(July 3, 2018)
The hectic stretch of racing leading up to the 4th of July holiday wrapped up tonight at Muskingum County Speedway in Zanesville, Ohio, as the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series presided over another $12,000 to win throwdown. In front of a huge crowd at MCS, Jonathan Davenport bagged the ninth quickest lap in Group B during qualifying before running third in his competitive heat race. After starting the 50-lap feature event from the outside of the fifth row, JD stormed up inside of the top five and landed on the podium in the third position behind only victor Gregg Satterlee and runner-up Darrell Lanigan!

(July 2, 2018) The third round of Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series action in the Buckeye State took the #49 team to Sharon Speedway in Hartford, Ohio tonight for the annual running of the 'Steel Valley 50.' Jonathan Davenport knocked down the thirteenth quickest lap overall during the qualifying session prior to advancing up to second in his loaded heat race. The Blairsville, Georgia star then rolled off from the outside of the second row in the $12,000 to win main event and eventually nabbed a strong fourth place effort in the caution-free 50-lap contest, as he trailed only victor Don O'Neal, Mason Zeigler, and Josh Richards!

(July 1, 2018) Another $12,000 top prize was on the line for the cars and stars racing with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series tonight at Mansfield Motor Speedway in Mansfield, Ohio. Jonathan Davenport was one of 35 entrants at the pristine facility to compete in the 2nd Annual 'Freedom 50.' Jonathan timed in eighth fastest in Group B during qualifying before grabbing the third transfer spot through his heat race. After starting the 50-lap headliner from the outside of the sixth row, JD finished right where he started... in the twelfth finishing position.

(June 30, 2018) The opening leg of a four-race Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series stretch in the Buckeye State of Ohio kicked off tonight on the banks of the Ohio River at Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio. A strong field of 38 competitors signed into PRP to vie for the $12,000 top prize in the annual running of the 'Independence 50.' Jonathan Davenport ran sixth in his loaded heat race, but later won his consolation event to advance into the 50-lapper. JD then unfortunately suffered a lap 40 flat tire and eventually wound up seventeenth in the final finishing order.

 

 

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