Batesville Motor Speedway results from the thrilling $40,000 to win dirt late model race
It’s the third and final day at Batesville Motor Speedway. Tonight, a 100-lap Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series feature will pay $40,000 to the 2020 Topless 100 winner.
View full 2020 Topless 100 results below.
Tonight’s starting lineup was set by race points tallied from both Thursday and Friday at Batesville. Jimmy Owens will roll from the pole position. Tim McCreadie will set the outside front row.
The field lines up in a four wide salute for the Arkansas dirt racing fans. 100 laps of dirt late model racing are up next…
Just ahead of the main, they’ve sprinkled some water on the high and low side of the track. Buses were then used to pack it in. It’s a slightly new race track.
Green flag, Owens drives it to the bottom and pulls ahead. McCreadie runs the top and pulls back to his right rear off turn two. Owens holds the lead into turn three.
Lap 10, Owens has caught the tail of the field. McCreadie is closing back in on him.
Lap 12, McCreadie sticks with the top. Davenport enters high in turn one then cuts down the banking early. He has a run on the bottom off turn two. Davenport to 2nd.
Lap 25, Owens leads Davenport by 5 car lengths.
Lap 29, Culp is slow off turn two and the first caution flag drops.
Tanner English would have been the lucky dog. But, he went to the hot pit instead.
Green, Owens leads. McCreadie and Davenport run side by side for 2nd. McCreadie drives it hard to the bottom in turn three, he takes 2nd.
Lap 35, Overton is on the bumper of McCreadie for 2nd. He looks to his outside, pulls to his right rear but can’t complete the pass.
Lap 45, Owens leads McCreadie by 10 car lengths with a lap car between them. Both of them run the bottom.
Lap 48, Kyle Bronson brings out the yellow in turn four.
Green, Owens leads. Overton takes over 2nd and Earl Pearson Jr takes over 3rd. McCreadie drops to 4th.
Lap 50, caution. McCreadie heads to the pits with a flat right rear! Davenport also heads for the pit lane.
Green, Owens leads. Overton and Pearson Jr run side by side for 2nd. In tandem, McCreadie and Davenport are driving through the field, they remain 3 wide and through the middle.
Lap 56, Shannon Babb is around in turn two and the caution is out. He was running 4th.
Green, Owens leads Overton. McCreadie makes it three wide for 10th. Davenport gives four wide a try just behind that battle.
Lap 60, Perarson to 2nd. He brings Billy Moyer Sr with him.
Lap 63, Shane Clanton is slow and the caution is out.
Green, Owens leads. Billy Moyer Sr clears Pearson Jr for 2nd on the bottom off turn two. Pearson attempts to cross under him into turn three but he can’t get there.
30 to go
Lap 70, Owens leads Moyer Sr by 15 car lengths. Pearson Jr runs 3rd and McCreadie has climbed back up to 4th after the pit stop.
19 to go, Owens works heavy lap traffic. Billy Moyer Sr back on his bumper and all over him. Moyer looks to the outside but he bails and tucks back under the bumper of Owens.
15 to go, most of the field runs single file around the bottom.
5 to go, Moyer Sr is still all over Owens.
2 to go, Moyer Sr is looking to the outside. He’s testing it out.
White flag, Moyer Sr works to the right rear of Owens in turn one! He pulls even in turn two. Moyer Sr pancakes the wall off turn two.
No caution. Moyer has a broken suspension and he limps it through turn three.
Jimmy Owens takes the Topless 100 win at Batesville Motor Speedway!
View full Batesville Motor Speedway results below.
Topless 100 Results
August 22, 2020
Batesville Motor Speedway
Lucas Oil Late Models
View full 2020 Lucas Oil results from the Arkansas dirt track below.
Hot Laps – B Main 1 : 1. Logan Martin (16.423); 2. Drew Armstrong (16.498); 3. Timothy Culp (16.613); 4. Morgan Bagley; 5. Steve Stultz; 6. Rick Rickman; 7. Robert Baker; 8. Devin Moran; 9. Daniel Hilsabeck; 10. Mason Oberkramer; 11. Wendell Wallace; 12. Tyler Erb; 13. Travis Ashley; 14. Chad Mallett;
Hot Laps – B Main 2 : 1. Ricky Thornton Jr (14.436); 2. Scott Crigler (14.965); 3. Billy Moyer Sr (15.047); 4. Colton Horner; 5. Jamie Elam; 6. Kyle Beard; 7. Joey Smith; 8. Derrick Nichols; 9. BJ Robinson; 10. Neil Baggett; 11. Austin Vincent; 12. David Payne; 13. Tyler Bruneing (No Time); 14. Brian Rickman (No Time); 15. Ross Farmer (No Time); 16. Mike Myers (No Time);
B-Main 1 (15 Laps – Top 3 Advance) : 1. Tyler Erb; 2. Devin Moran; 3. Timothy Culp; 4. Drew Armstrong; 5. Logan Martin; 6. Morgan Bagley; 7. Wendell Wallace; 8. Rick Rickman; 9. Daniel Hilsabeck; 10. Chad Mallett; 11. Steve Stultz; 12. Robert Baker; 13. Mason Oberkramer; 14. Travis Ashley; 15. Joe Godsey (DNS); 16. Mike Marlar (DNS); 17. Jeff Roth (DNS);
B-Main 2 (15 Laps – Top 3 Advance) : 1. Billy Moyer Sr; 2. Ricky Thornton Jr; 3. Neil Baggett; 4. BJ Robinson; 5. Kyle Beard; 6. Jamie Elam; 7. Colton Horner; 8. Derrick Nichols; 9. Joey Smith; 10. Austin Vincent; 11. Brian Rickman; 12. David Payne; 13. Scott Crigler; 14. Tyler Bruening (DNS); 15. Ross Farmer (DNS); 16. Mike Myers (DNS);
Batesville Motor Speedway
Feature Race Results
August 22, 2020
A-Main (100 Laps – $40,000 to win):
Pos | Driver | Race Earnings
1. Jimmy Owens
2. Earl Pearson Jr
3. Tim McCreadie
4. Billy Moyer Sr
5. Dale McDowell
6. Ricky Thornton Jr
7. Brandon Overton
8. Chris Madden
9. Josh Richards
10. Tyler Erb
11. Jonathan Davenport
12. Shannon Babb
13. Timothy Culp
14. Neil Baggett
15. Devin Moran
16. Stormy Scott
17. Shane Clanton
18. Tyler Bruening
19. Tanner English
20. Billy Moyer Jr
21. Logan Martin
22. Spencer Hughes
23. Shanon Buckingham
24. Kyle Bronson
25. BJ Robinson
26. Rick Rickman
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Pos | Driver | Points | Earnings