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Jimmy Owens to be crowned at Lucas Oil banquet on Thursday night

Monday, December 9th, 2013

WAYCROSS, GA (December 9, 2013) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will host its championship awards banquet this Thursday night December 12th at the magnificent Lucas Oil Estate in Carmel, IN. The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will honor and celebrate the 2013 season and series champion [...]

Jimmy Owens to receive big payout for third Lucas Oil title

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

WAYCROSS, GA (November 20, 2013) – Jimmy Owens of Newport, TN secured his third consecutive Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship in 2013. The “Newport Nightmare” and the Reece Monument Racing Team put up some amazing stats during the 2013 LOLMDS season. Owens will take home $104,000 in cash awards at the Lucas [...]

Jimmy Owens closes on third title as Lucas Oil heads to Georgia for big weekend

Friday, October 4th, 2013

WAYCROSS, GA (October 2, 2013) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will travel back to the state of Georgia this weekend and visit two tracks that have been on the schedule every year since the series was formed in 2005. This weekend’s events will take place on Saturday night, October 5th with the [...]

Strong East Tennessee contingent in Eldora seeking World 100 glory

Thursday, September 5th, 2013

By Richard Allen
Although its $46,000-to-win purse may not be a flashy as that of its June counterpart, the World 100 is generally regarded as the most prestigious of all dirt late model races. And as a result, more than 100 drivers and cars have made their way to the Eldora Speedway in tiny Rossburg, Ohio for a [...]

Jimmy Owens collects big check at Hillbilly 100

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

RIPLEY, WV (September 1, 2013) Current Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series points leader, Jimmy Owens, won his second career Hillbilly 100 on Sunday Night at I-77 Raceway Park.  Owens took the lead on lap 61 and went on to win his 8th series event in 2013 and $25,000 for winning the Lucas Oil Late [...]

Billy Moyer wins Lucas Oil race in Portsmouth as Jimmy Owens extends points lead

Sunday, September 1st, 2013

PORTSMOUTH, OH (August 31, 2013) – It has been several years since Hall-of-Famer Billy Moyer last visited Portsmouth Raceway Park. After Saturday night, he can put his name in the hat as a contender for the Dirt Track World Championship at PRP in October. He led all the way as he captured the Pepsi 50 River [...]

Jimmy Owens extends Lucas Oil series lead with victory in Ohio

Saturday, August 31st, 2013

ATTICA, OH (August 30, 2013) – Jimmy Owens continued his stronghold on the series with his 7th victory on Friday Night at Attica Raceway Park. He took the lead on lap six and led the rest of the way, pocketing $10,000 for the win. Brian Birkhofer came home in second, followed by Earl Pearson Jr., [...]

Jimmy Owens leads Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series into big weekend

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

WAYCROSS, GA (August 28, 2013) – The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is gearing up for a huge weekend of racing with three big events scheduled for the Labor Day weekend with over $175,000 in prize money up for grabs. The series will make its first ever visit to Attica Raceway Park in Attica, [...]

Jimmy Owens comes home to Tennessee with slim Lucas Oil points lead

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

By Richard Allen
Jimmy Owens has won the last two Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series championships, but he now finds himself embroiled in a tight points battle as the series moves well into its second half. Now, the Newport, Tenn. driver heads to his home turf in an attempt to build on his slim lead.
After his [...]

Jimmy Owens retakes Lucas Oil points lead with win in Pennsylvania

Saturday, July 27th, 2013

MARKLEYSBURG, PA (July 26, 2013) – Jimmy Owens dominated the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event on Friday Night at Roaring Knob Motorsports Complex. Owens took the lead at the start of the 50-lap main event and went unchallenged for the $10,000 pay day. Owens’ sixth series win of the season vaulted him back on top [...]

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