Jimmy Owens Rules Lucas LM Field At Florence

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Jimmy Owens survived a fierce battle with Darrell Lanigan to win the Sunoco Race Fuels North/South Shootout presented by Lucas Oil on Thursday night at Florence Speedway. Owens and Lanigan swapped the lead several times before the halfway mark, with Owens gaining the lead for good on lap 16, though never comfortably ahead of the pack. Lanigan stayed close and finished right …

DIRTcar: Disqualified Eldora Drivers Withdraw Lawsuit; Court Case Dismissed

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A federal lawsuit filed against World Racing Group, Inc. and subsidiary DIRTcar Racing, Eldora Speedway, Inc. and its owner Tony Stewart by five drivers and race teams disqualified following the Dirt Late Model Dream in June was dismissed Tuesday in U.S. Federal Court for the Northern District of New York.

LOLMDS: Preliminary Action Locks 16 Drivers Into Sunoco-North/South 100 at Florence

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UNION, Ky. — official series release — The 33rd annual Sunoco North/South 100 presented by Lucas Oil kicked off on Friday night at Florence Speedway. A total of 62 entries participated in 12 heat races for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned event. There were two rounds of heat races, with six heats in each round. In round one …

DIRT LMS: Jimmy Owens Teams Up With Rowland Racing For 2015

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WOODWARD, Okla. — official team release — Rowland Racing photo — Rowland Racing, LLC, announced Thursday night that a partnership has been forged with three-time Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Champion Jimmy Owens for the 2015 racing season. With a mission of capturing his fourth series crown and the first for Rowland Racing, Owens will pilot Club 29 Race …

ELDORA: McDowell and Owens Pick Up Opening Night World 100 Prelim Victories

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ROSSBURG, Ohio — official release — Jim Denhamer photo — Experience ruled the night at Eldora Speedway on Thursday with former World 100 and Dirt Late Model Dream winners Dale McDowell and Jimmy Owens both claiming preliminary feature victories during the opening night of the 44th annual World 100. Fresh off his Dream victory in June, McDowell, 48, claimed the …

Supermodified Mania Invades Motorsports Madness as ‘Liquid Lou’, DannyK and Dave Danzer Talk LIVE Tonight at 7 ET

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Paul Murphy photo — Supermodified mania has struck the Speed77 Radio studios in a big way, as Mr. Supermodified champion Dave Danzer, defending International Supermodified Association (ISMA) champion “Liquid” Lou Cicconi and Oswego Speedway promoter Dan Kapuscinski will all take to the 77 Hotline LIVE tonight to offer their takes on …

WOO LMS: Owens Battles Back at Cedar Lake Speedway; Tops Pierce for First Career USA Nationals Victory and $50,050

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NEW RICHMOND, Wis. – official release – Chris Burback photo — Jimmy Owens added another crown jewel to his lustrous resume Saturday night at Cedar Lake Speedway, claiming a dramatic $50,050 victory in the 27th annual USA Nationals. Owens, the 42-year-old veteran dirt Late Model driver from Newport, Tenn., gave up the lead three times in the 100-lap World of …

WOO LMS: Owens Streaks to Dash Win; Garners Pole for USA Nationals 100

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CEDAR LAKE, Iowa – official release – Chris Burback photo — Jimmy Owens’ quest to add another crown jewel victory to his resume got off to a great start Friday night at Cedar Lake Speedway. Owens, the 42-year-old veteran dirt Late Model racer from Newport, Tenn., won the last of six 15-lap heat races during Friday’s USA Nationals preliminary action …

WOO LMS: Jimmy Owens Banks First Lernerville Win in Firecracker Preliminary

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SARVER, Pa. — official release  — Jimmy Owens of Newport, Tenn., turned back a furious late-race challenge from Scott Bloomquist of Mooresburg, Tenn., to capture Friday night’s 30-lap Firecracker 100 presented by GottaRace.com preliminary feature at Lernerville Speedway. Making his first appearance at the four-tenths-mile oval in five years, Owens raced off the pole position to lead the entire distance. …

LOLMS: Owens Holds off Bloomquist at Tazewell

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TAZEWELL, Tenn. — official release — Michael Moats photo — In a classic battle between two Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series champions, Jimmy Owens outran Scott Bloomquist Friday night at Tazewell Speedway. Owens passed Bloomquist on the 36th lap and sailed away for his second series win of the season in front of a huge crowd at the Toyota Knoxville …