Final 2016 Lucas Oil Late Model Points – Scott Bloomquist Collects 3rd National Title
Scott Bloomquist leads 2016 Lucas Oil Late Model points as season’s end. The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series driver scored a record number of points. He did so with 15 wins in route to dirt racing series championship.
How many times has Scott Bloomquist won the Lucas Oil Championship? After the the 2016 season, he’s now claimed the National dirt racing title 3 times.
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WAYCROSS, GA (November 1, 2016) – Scott Bloomquist capped off a successful season on Saturday night at Portsmouth Raceway Park, claiming his third-career Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship.
The Mooresburg, TN native finished a record-breaking 880-points ahead of Jonathan Davenport in the 2016 championship standings.
“It’s been a great year – we set out to win this championship this year and we did it,” said Bloomquist. “This was the toughest competition on the series there has ever been. You never knew from week to week who was going to be on top. I look for a few others to join us next year to make it even tougher.”
It’s been a great year – we set out to win this championship this year and we did it
Bloomquist reached victory lane on fifteen (15) different occasions and finished in the top five in thirty-one (31) Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series events in 2016.
Scott Bloomquist pilots the Crop Production Services, Mark Martin Automotive, Reece Monument Company, Sweet-Bloomquist Chassis – powered by a Durham Racing Engine.
Bloomquist will collect over $75,000 in cash and other prizes for his efforts in the 2016 Lucas Oil Late Model points battle. He will be awarded at the series year-end awards banquet.
Founded in 2005, the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is the nation’s premier dirt late model sanctioning organization. In 2016, the LOLMDS sanctioned 53 events in 19 states.
The series is owned by the parent company Lucas Oil Products Inc. and receives national exposure through a TV package filmed, produced and edited by Lucas Oil Production Studios. LOLMDS events are broadcast on four TV Networks including CBS, NBC Sports, CBS Sports Network and the MAVTV Motorsports Network.
The 2016 Lucas Oil Late Model Champion driver Scott Bloomqust attributed his success to the help of his sponsors. “I have to thank Reece Monument Company, Crop Production Services, Andy Durham Racing Engines, Mark Martin Automotive, Sobera Chiropractic and Wellness, Horton Coal, Petroff Towing, Lucas Oil Products, Hoosier Tires, Allstar Performance, Penske Shocks, and Base Racing Fuels.”
Jonathan Davenport (NC) finished second, followed by Tim McCreadie (NY), Brandon Sheppard (IL), and Don O’Neal (IN) rounding out the top five in series standings.
Sixth through twelfth are: Dennis Erb Jr. (IL), Darrell Lanigan (KY), Earl Pearson Jr. (FL), Jimmy Owens (TN), Jared Landers (AR), Steve Francis (KY), and Colton Flinner (PA).
View the top 50 Dirt Late Model drivers via the final 2016 Lucas Oil Late Model Series points chart below.
Final 2016 Lucas Oil Late Model Series Points
|6||28E||Dennis Erb, Jr.||7205|
|8||1||Earl Pearson, Jr.||6725|
|20||10C||Eddie Carrier, Jr.||1695|
|38||21JR||Billy Moyer, Jr.||825|
Points: Lucas Oil Dirt Series
Scott Bloomquist Photos
Photos: Shane Walters
LUCAS OIL LATE MODEL DIRT SERIES OFFICIAL SPONSORS INCLUDE:
ASi Racewear – “The Official Merchandise Vendor” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Bad Boy Mowers – “The Official Mower” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Carlyle Tools by NAPA – “Official Sponsor” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Dunn Benson Ford – “The Official Pace Truck” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
E3 Spark Plugs – “The Official Spark Plug” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Fast Orange – “The Official Hand Cleaner” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
GEICO – “The Official Insurance” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
General Tire – “The Official Tire” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Hoosier Tire – “The Official Race Tire” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
K&N Engineering – “Official Sponsor” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Lucas Oil Products – “The Official Oil” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Lucas Oil Racing TV – “Official Sponsor” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
MAVTV Motorsports Network – “The Official TV Network” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Miller Welders – “The Official Welder” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Optima Batteries – “The Official Battery” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
ProtectTheHarvest.com – “Official Sponsor” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
RhinoAg – “Official Sponsor” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Sunoco Race Fuels – “The Official Fuel” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Super Clean – “Official Sponsor” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
For more information about the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series visit the official website at: www.LucasDirt.com.