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Tonight, the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is set for a return. Kokomo Speedway hosts round two of the new online racing series.
View iRacing Lucas Late Model results below.
Entries: Bobby Pierce, Brandon Sheppard, Brian Shirley, Chris Ferguson, Corey Gordon, Devin Gilpin, Devin Moran, Garrett Alberson/Earl Pearson Jr, Gordy Gundaker, Hudson O’Neal, Jesse Stovall, Jimmy Owens, Jonathan Davenport, Matt Cosner, Nick Hoffman, Nick Stroupe, Payton Looney, Ricky Thornton Jr,
Ross Bailes/Justin Allgaier, Shanon Buckingham, Tanner English, Timothy Culp, Trent Ivey, Tyler Reddick, Kaeden Cornell and Mike McKinney.
Ross Bailes was on the entry list. However, he has to go to work tonight. Instead, NASCAR Xfinity Series star Justin Allgaier will fill his seat.
Jimmy Owens was scheduled to run this event. However, internet issues have prevented him from entering the show.
Kaeden Cornell and Corey Gordon set the front row. Green, Cornell gets the jump. The leaders run bumper to bumper around the top.
Lap 4, Shanon Buckingham climbs the fence. This is his first start in iRacing. No caution.
Cornell opens the gap at the front. He drives off to take the win in heat 1!
Mike McKinney and Trent Ivey set the front row. Pierce was scheduled to start on the front row, he’s having some kind of tech issue.
Green, they run even into turn one. McKinney drives it deep to the bottom. He nearly clears Ivey off turn two but he leaves the outside lane open. Ivey is on his right rear and has the momentum into turn three, Ivey leads.
Lap 4, McKinney slides Ivey for the lead. Ivey slides him right back!
Pierce is back on the track but he’s laps down.
Final lap, McKinney takes another shot at the slider but he’s not close enough to complete the pass.
Ivey takes the win in heat!
Tyler Reddick and Matt Cosner set the front row. Green, Reddick drives it deep to the bottom in turn one. Cosner cuts off the top and crosses under him off turn two.
Reddick slides him. Cosner slides him right back. Reddick is underfire from Nick Stroupe. Stroupe takes over 2nd.
Cosner drives off to take the win in heat three!
Hudson O’Neal and Brian Shirley set the front row. Green, O’Neal heads right for the top, heading into turn one. He cuts right across the nose of Shirley, just barely clear.
Timothy Culp comes from row two, he slides them both! Culp takes the lead.
Lap 2, Brian Shirley is around and the caution is out.
Green, Culp leads O’Neal. Sheppard is running the bottom and banging doors behind them. Sheppard moves to 3rd.
Hudson O’Neal takes the spot on the final lap with a bold slider! The Indiana native takes the win in the final heat race of the night!
Lucas Feature Report
Kaeden Cornell and Trent Ivey set the front row. 75 laps of digital dirt late model racing are up next…
Green flag, Cornell gets the jump. He heads for the cushion into turn one.
Lap 3, Cornell heads for the bottom. Ivey drives right by on the top!
Lap 7, the caution is out.
Green, Gordon slides Ivey for the lead. They’re three wide at the front. Ivey holds them off.
Lap 15, the caution is out as Sheppard and Buckingham tangle.
Green, Gordon leads. He’s making it work on the bottom. McKinney is bouncing off the wall in 2nd.
Lap 25, the caution is out.
Green, Cornell to the lead!
Lap 30, the caution is back out.
Green, Cornell leads. Buckingham is the wave around. Buckingham passes the leaders just ahead of the green. Buckingham spins into turn one! The whole field works around him.
Gordon slides Cornell for the lead.
Ivey slides Cornell. Cornell crosses under him and the make contact off the corner. Ivey climbs the fence and spins! The caution is out and Ivey heads for the pit area.
Green, Gordon and Cornell run even into turn one. Gordon runs the bottom, Cornell is glued to the top. They remain side by side as Seibers is closing on both of them.
Lap 50, Kaeden Cornell clears him and takes the lead on the cushion. Gordon moves to the top.
19 to go, the caution is out.
Green, Cornell heads for the top and bangs the right rear on the wall. Seibers drives it deep into turn three and tags the fuel cell of Cornell, spinning him around. The caution is back out.
Green, Gordon leads on the bottom. They run four wide for 3rd on back.
5 to go, Siebers pulls even on the top. He knocks the wall as Gordon works the bottom.
3 to go, Siebers moves to the lead on the top. Gordon abandons the bottom and Cornell slides him.
David Seibers is driving away. He takes the win at Kokomo Speedway!
iRacing Lucas Oil Late Models
April 17, 2020
View full iRacing Lucas Oil Late Model results below.
Practice: 1. Bobby Pierce (13.606); 2. Timothy Culp; 3. Devin Gilpin;
Qualifying: 1. Kaeden Cornell (12.741); 2. Mike McKinney; 3. Tyler Reddick; 4. Hudson O’Neal; 5. Corey Gordon; 6. Bobby Pierce; 7. Matt Cosner; 8. Brian Shirley; 9. Payton Looney; 10. Trent Ivey; 11. Nick Stroupe; 12. Timothy Culp; 13. Garrett Alberson; 14. Gordy Gundaker; 15. Devin Gilpin; 16. Brandon Sheppard; 17. Justin Allgaier; 18. David Seibers; 19. Devin Moran; 20. Ricky Thornton Jr; 21. Shannon Buckingham; 22. Jonathan Davenport; 23. Chris Ferguson; 24. Jimmy Owens;
Heat 1 (12 Laps – All Transfer): 1. 1. Kaeden Cornell; 2. Corey Gordon; 3. Garrett Alberson; 4. Payton Looney; 5. Justin Allgaier; 6. Shannon Buckingham;
Heat 2 (12 Laps – All Transfer): 1. Trent Ivey; 2. Mike McKinney; 3. Michael Seibers; 4. Jonathan Davenport; 5. Gordy Gundaker; 6. Bobby Pierce;
Heat 3 (12 Laps – All Transfer): 1. Matt Cosner; 2. Nick Stroupe; 3. Tyler Reddick; 4. Devin Moran; 5. Chris Ferguson;
Heat 4 (12 Laps – All Transfer): 1. Hudson O’Neal; 2. Timothy Culp; 3. Brandon Sheppard; 4. Ricky Thornton Jr; 5. Brian Shirley; 6. Jimmy Owens;
Warmup 1: Timothy Culp; 2. Kaeden Cornell; 3. Shannon Buckingham;
Main Event (75 Laps):
1. David Seibers
2. Kaeden Cornell
3. Mike McKinney
4. Corey Gordon
5. Nick Stroupe
6. Trent Ivey
7. Ricky Thornton Jr
8. Timothy Culp
9. Brian Shirley
10. Tyler Reddick
11. Garrett Alberson
12. Devin Gilpin
13. Chris Ferguson
14. Devin Moran
15. Justin Allgaier
16. Gordy Gundaker
17. Matt Cosner
18. Jonathan Davenport
19. Shannon Buckingham
20. Brandon Sheppard
21. Bobby Pierce
22. Hudson O’Neal
23. Payton Looney
24. Jimmy Owens