Malvern Bank Go 50 results for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Tonight, it’s night one of three in Greenwood, Nebraska. The 4/10-mile oval of I-80 Speedway hosts the national dirt late model tour.
Tonight, it’s a rescheduled event from earlier in the season. The feature winner will earn a check for $12,000. It’s unrelated to the $53,000 Silver Dollar Nationals that will take place on Friday-Saturday.
Heat 1 – Report
Jonathan Davenport and Tyler Bruening set row one for the first heat race of the weekend. Green, Buening gets right and runs high into turn one. Davenport leads on the bottom.
Davenport leads into turn three. He jumps the cushion, falls to 4th and Bruening takes the lead.
Davenport fights back into a transfer spot.
Tyler Bruening takes the win in the first heat race of the weekend!
Heat 2 – Report
Billy Moyer Jr and Shannon Babb trail the pace truck in heat two. Green, Moyer Jr leads on the bottom in turn one.
Babb tries the bottom in turn two but he can’t get the drive off. Slow car behind them, caution.
Green, Moyer Jr leads by a car length into turn one. Bloomquist works on Babb for 2nd.
Billy Moyer Jr drives away to win heat two!
Heat 3 – Report
Jimmy Owens and Mason Zeigler lead them to the line in heat three. Green, Owens leads. False start on Owens, complete restart.
Green, Zeigler hits the cushion in turn one. He pulls even with Owens through the center of the corner. Zeigler gets the drive off the top and leads off turn two.
Marlar fights for space off turn two. He makes wheel to wheel contact but they both continue.
Mason Zeiglet remains on the top and opens the gap. Zeigler takes the win in heat three!
Heat 4 – Report
Brandon Sheppard and Tyler Erb head to the flag stand in the final heat race of the night. Green, Sheppard slides from the bottom, to the top and clear off turn two.
Erb crosses under him off turn two. Erb looks to the inside, he drives it deep into the corner and clear as he catches the cushion.
Lap 5, Sheppard remains within a car length of the leader.
Final lap, Sheppard takes a high entry into turn three. He tries to diamond the exit and get the drive under him off turn four. It doesn’t work.
Tyler Erb takes the win in the final heat race of the night!
Main Event – Report
Tyler Bruening and Mason Zeigler set the front row for the main event. Earl Pearson Jr and Stormy Scott will line up at the tail with series’ provisionals.
Bruening won the support class late model feature just ahead of this race. He took that win with an outside pass in turn two. He has 50 laps if practice just ahead of this race.
Mike Marlar has loaded up and is likely done for the weekend. He bent a clip in the heat race crash earlier.
The 50 lap main event will pay $12,000 to the race winner. The field lines up in a four wide salute for the Nebraska dirt racing fans. Fireworks blast and the start is up next…
Green flag, false start on Zeigler.
Green, they run even at corner entry. Bruening drives it deep on the bottom, he slides to the top off turn two and clear.
Tyler Erb is rolling the top. He works around Zeigler and is on the bumper of the leader. Tyler Erb to the lead.
Lap 2, Shannon Buckingham is around on the front and the caution is out.
Green, Erb leads as Zeigler moves to 2nd. Brandon Sheppard holds 3rd.
Lap 8, Zeigler has a run on the leader into turn one. He drives it deep on the bottom, clear and new leader.
Lap 18, Zeigler works heavy lap traffic. Sheppard is closing quickly. He’s there.
Lap 21, Sheppard moves to the lead. Buckingham is slow and the caution is out.
Green, Sheppard leads. Davenport gets a run on Zeigler off turn four and he completes the pass back in turn one.
Lap 25, Davenport is running down Sheppard. Each of them enter turn one high and cut to the bottom on the exit. Davenport is three car lengths back.
Lap 33, Sheppard slows as lap traffic run side by side ahead. Davenport takes the lead.
Lap 35, the yellow is out.
Green, Tyler Erb is around in turn two. He’s pissed off at someone, unsure who. The caution is back out.
Green, Davenport and Sheppard launch on the cushion. They run one two into turn one.
Lap 45, Davenport leads Sheppard by 12 car lengths.
Jonathan Davenport takes the win at I-80 Speedway!
I-80 Speedway Results
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
July 18, 2019
View full 2019 I80 Speedway results from Greenwood, Nebraska below.
Qualifying – Group A (2 Laps): 1. Jonathan Davenport (16.789); 2. Billy Moyer Jr (16.987); 3. Tyler Bruening (17.036); 4. Shannon Babb (17.054); 5. Chase Junghans (17.066); 6. Scott Bloomquist; 7. Tim McCreadie; 8. Michael Norris; 9. Ricky Weiss; 10. Earl Pearson Jr; 11. Devin Moran; 12. Josh Richards; 13. Blair Nothdurft; 14. Stormy Scott; 15. Chris Madden; 16. Scott Ward; 17. Cody Laney; 18. Jake Timm; 19. Jeremy Grady; 20. Dave Eckrich; 21. JC Wyman; 22. Allan Hopp; 23. Junior Coover;
Qualifying – Group B (2 Laps): 1. Jimmy Owens (16.875); 2. Brandon Sheppard (16.953); 3. Mason Zeigler (16.987); 4. Tyler Erb (17.029); 5. Mike Marlar (17.077); 6. Dale McDowell; 7. Chris Simpson; 8. Jake Neal; 9. Terry Phillips; 10. Hudson O’Neal; 11. Josh Leonard; 12. Dennis Erb Jr; 13. Chad Simpson; 14. Billy Moyer; 15. Andrew Kosiski; 16. Shanon Buckingham; 17. Ben Schaller; 18. Kyle Bronson; 19. Bobby Pierce; 20. Brian Kosiski; 21. Rece Vaught;
Heat 1 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance): 1. Tyler Bruening; 2. Tim Mccreadie; 3. Jonathan Davenport; 4. Chase Junghans; 5. Devin Moran; 6. Chris Madden; 7. Cody Laney; 8. Blair Nothdurft; 9. Junior Coover; 10. Jeremy Grady; 11. Ricky Weiss;
Heat 2 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance) : 1. Billy Moyer Jr; 2. Shannon Babb; 3. Scott Bloomquist; 4. Josh Richards; 5. Michael Norris; 6. Scott Ward; 7. Earl Pearson Jr; 8. Jake Timm; 9. Stormy Scott; 10. Allan Hopp; 11. Dave Eckrich;
Heat 3 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance) : 1. Mason Zeigler; 2. Jimmy Owens; 3. Chris Simpson; 4. Terry Phillips; 5. Chad Simpson; 6. Josh Leonard; 8. Bobby Pierce; 9. Rece Vaught; 10. Andrew Kosiski; 11. Mike Marlar;
Heat 4 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance): 1. Tyler Erb; 2. Brandon Sheppard; 3. Hudson O’Neal; 4. Dennis Erb Jr; 5. Jake Neal; 6. Dale McDowell; 7. Kyle Bronson; 8. Shanon Buckingham; 9. Brian Kosiski; 10. Billy Moyer;
B-Main 1 (12 Laps – Top 3 Advance): 1. Chris Madden; 2. Devin Moran; 3. Cody Laney; 4. Scott Ward; 5. Earl Pearson Jr; 6. Jake Timm; 7. Dave Eckrich; 8. Stormy Scott; 9. Ricky Weiss; 10. Allan Hopp; 11. Junior Coover; 12. Michael Norris; 13. Jeremy Grady; 14. JC Wyman;
B-Main 2 (12 Laps – Top 3 Advance): 1. Dale McDowell; 2. Shanon Buckingham; 3. Kyle Bronson; 4. Billy Moyer; Bobby Pierce; 6. Brian Kosiski; 7. Ben Schaller; 8. Rece Vaught; 9. Chad Simpson;
Feature Race Results
July 18, 2019
A-Main (50 Laps – $12,000 to win):
Pos | Driver | Race Earnings
1. Jonathan Davenport
2. Brandon Sheppard
3. Devin Moran
4. Mason Zeigler
5. Shannon Babb
6. Chase Junghans
7. Scott Bloomquist
8. Josh Richards
9. Dennis Erb Jr
10. Hudson O’Neal
11. Dale McDowell
12. Chris Madden
13. Tim McCreadie
14. Kyle Bronson
15. Tyler Erb
16. Tyler Bruening
17. Billy Moyer Jr
18. Stormy Scott
19. Earl Pearson Jr
20. Shanon Buckingham
21. Chris Simpson
22. Cody Laney
23. Terry Phillips
24. Jimmy Owens
Lap Leaders: Tyler Bruening (Lap 1); Tyler Erb (Laps 2 – 7); Mason Zeigler (Laps 8 – 20); Brandon Sheppard (Laps 21 – 33); Jonathan Davenport (Laps 34 – 50)
Wrisco Feature Winner: Jonathan Davenport
Margin of Victory: 1.506 seconds
Cautions: Shanon Buckingham (Lap 2); Shanon Buckingham (Lap 21); Shanon Buckingham (Lap 35); Tyler Erb (Lap 35)
Series Provisionals: Earl Pearson Jr., Stormy Scott
Miller Welders Fast Time Provisionals: n/a
Series Emergency Provisionals: n/a
I-80 Speedway Track Provisionals: n/a
Optima Batteries Hard Charger of the Race: Devin Moran (Advanced 16 Positions)
Midwest Sheet Metal Spoiler Challenge Point Leader: Jonathan Davenport
Allstar Performance Power Move of the Race: Dale McDowell
Sunoco Race for Gas Highest Finisher: Brandon Sheppard
Eibach Springs Rookie of the Race: Devin Moran
COMP Cams Engine Builder of the Race: Cornett Racing Engines
Ohlins Shocks Chassis Builder of the Race: Longhorn Chassis
Outerwears Crew Chief of the Race: Jason Durham (Jonathan Davenport)
Dirty Girl Racewear Fastest Lap of the Race: Jonathan Davenport (Lap #24 – 18.582 seconds)
Hot Rod Processing Tough Break of the Race: Jimmy Owens
STEEL-IT Most Laps Led: Jonathan Davenport (17 Laps)
PFC Brakes Pole Award: Tyler Bruening
Time of Race: 28 minutes 37 seconds
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Points
Pos | Driver | Earnings | Points
1. Jonathan Davenport
5440 | $189,475
2. Josh Richards
4960 | $96,100
3. Tyler Erb
4900 | $118,175
4. Earl Pearson Jr
4815 | $96,075
5. Tim McCreadie
4780 | $78,500
6. Jimmy Owens
4765 | $104,900
7. Devin Moran
4700 | $71,475
8. Hudson O’Neal
4520 | $85,750
9. Kyle Bronson
4100 | $60,250
10. Shanon Buckingham
4065 | $53,450
11. Billy Moyer Jr
3805 | $40,600
12. Stormy Scott
3795 | $36,525
13. Don O’Neal
3270 | $45,150
14. Scott Bloomquist
2790 | $23,750