Who won the Dirt Track World Championship?

Who won the Dirt Track World Championship?

Ricky Thornton Jr.
PORTSMOUTH, OH (October 16, 2021) – Ricky Thornton Jr. topped off his first full-year running with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series as he snuck by race leader Brandon Overton on a lap 83 restart on Saturday Night at Portsmouth Raceway Park.

Who won the first Dirt Track World Championship?

Jim Dunn
In 1981, Jim Dunn won the first Dirt Track World Championship and the $30,000 that it paid. This was double what anybody had ever won on dirt before!

Who has the most wins in dirt track racing?

Josh Richards
World of Outlaws Late Models All-Time Wins List

Pos. Driver (Hometown) WINS
1 Josh Richards (Shinnston, WV) 78
2 Brandon Sheppard (New Berlin, IL) 78
3 Darrell Lanigan (Union, KY) 74
4 Shane Clanton (Zebulon, GA) 46

Who won the DTWC 2021?

Ricky Thornton Jr
Overton spins the tires and Davenport takes 2ns away before turn one. Lap 86, Overton works back to the inside of Davenport, Overton to 2nd. 5 to go, Thornton Jr leads Overton by seven car lengths. Ricky Thornton Jr wins at Portsmouth Raceway Park!

Who won the Lucas Oil Late Model championship?

Batavia, OH (December 18, 2021) – Consistency was key for the 2021 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Champion; five wins, 27 top-five appearances, and 32 top-ten finishes landed Tim McCreadie on top when all was said and done.

Who won the Lucas Oil Late Model race?

LAKE CITY, FL (January 23, 2021) – Kyle Larson scored the victory in the first Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event of the season on Saturday night at All-Tech Raceway. The 28-year-old California n…

What is the best dirt track?

The ‘411’ on The World’s Greatest Dirt Track. Eldora Speedway is a half-mile dirt racing facility located in western Ohio.

Who is good at dirt tracks?

NASCAR Driver Averages at Dirt Tracks

Driver Top 10’s
1 Joey Logano 2
2 Tyler Reddick 2
3 Ryan Newman 1
4 Ryan Blaney 2

Who won the Late Model championship?

Brandon Sheppard is now a four-time World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model champion. And Matt Sheppard reached the peak of the Super DIRTcar Series mountain by holding the championship trophy for the eighth time in his career, becoming the winningest Super DIRTcar Series champion of all time.

Who won the Lucas Oil Dirt Late Model race last night?

Devin Moran
MINERAL WELLS, W. Va. — Devin Moran regained the lead from Jonathan Davenport on lap 24 to score the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series win on Friday night at the West Virginia Motor Speedway.It was the first appearance by the series at the five-eighths-mile facility…

How much horsepower does a Lucas Oil Late Model have?

800 horsepower
These Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt racecars are on the cutting edge of technology in construction and are powered by 800 horsepower V-8 engines based on the Chevy, Ford and Mopar power plants. Nothing is “stock” about these $70,000 machines that provide dirt slinging, sideways, door-to-door racing action lap after lap.

How much do Lucas Oil Late Model drivers make?

In total, there will be $4,841,020 in A-Main purse money and a total of $390,600 dispersed to the top 12 teams with best attendance. Another $83,500 is available for various awards and point categories in addition to $93,750 in non-qualifier purse money throughout the year.

What chassis does Chris Ferguson run?

Sweet Bloomquist Chassis
28-year-old, Chris Ferguson has made the switch to Sweet Bloomquist Chassis. The car made it’s debut over the weekend in the Dirt Million. The North Carolina driver ventured North for the biggest dirt late model race of the season in Mansfield, Ohio.

When did Tony Stewart buy Eldora?

Eldora Speedway is a half-mile dirt racing facility located in Rossburg, Ohio. The ‘Big E’ is owned by three time NASCAR Champion, Tony Stewart. The Indiana native purchased Eldora from legendary promotor Earl Baltes in 2004.

What NASCAR drivers came from dirt track?

Other drivers with significant dirt experience: Austin Dillon, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ty Dillon and Justin Allgaier.

What engines do dirt track cars use?

The engines are based on V-8 Chevrolet, Chrysler, and Ford power plants. These cars are considered to be the most sophisticated cars in dirt racing.