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please select Dale McDowell as your driver at checkout. The top
four drivers that accumulate the most reward points will have an
automatic provisional starting spot in the lucrative feature event,
which will pay well over $100,000 to win. Click on www.dirtmillion.com/dalemcdowell
to view his profile page and make purchases! Thanks for your support!!!
from Firecracker 100 at Lernerville (PA) Speedway
23, 2018) The 12th edition of the 'Firecracker 100' wrapped
up tonight at Lernerville (PA) Speedway and all eyes in the pit
area were fixated on the whopping $30,000 payday. Dale McDowell
ran second in his loaded heat race, which enabled him to start seventh
on the grid in the 100-lap affair. During the 'Firecracker 100,'
Dale advanced up inside of the top five and eventually finished
the extra-distance contest in the fifth position behind only victor
Chris Madden, Mike Marlar, Tyler Erb, and Devin Moran!
(June 22, 2018) Night two of the
annual 'Firecracker 100' was held earlier this evening at Lernerville
Speedway in Sarver, Pennsylvania and another $6,000 paycheck was
on the line for the 40 Super Late Model entrants. Dale McDowell
posted the fourth quickest lap in Group B during the World of Outlaws
Craftsman Late Model Series qualifying session and later finished
second in heat race action. The Chickamauga, Georgia star then started
the 30-lapper from the outside of the third row before winding up
twelfth in the final finishing order at the lightning-quick 4/10-mile
(June 21, 2018) The 12th Annual 'Firecracker
100' kicked off earlier tonight at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver,
Pennsylvania with a $6,000 to win preliminary showdown. Dale McDowell
qualified seventh fastest in Group A during the World of Outlaws
Craftsman Late Model Series time trial session prior to grabbing
the fourth and final transfer spot through his loaded heat race.
After starting thirteenth on the grid in the 30-lap sprint, Dale
steered his #17m ride past six competitors to claim a solid seventh
place effort in night one at Lernerville.
to Podium Effort in 42nd Annual USA 100!
17, 2018) Next up on the racing calendar for the #17m team
was a visit to Virginia Motor Speedway in Jamaica, Virginia on Saturday,
June 16 for the 42nd edition of the 'USA 100.' The Ultimate Super
Late Model Series sanctioned the one-day special, which drew 38
competitors to vie for the hefty $20,000 payday. Dale McDowell landed
a second place finish in his loaded heat race, which locked him
into the inside of the third row for the start of the 60-lap headliner.
The Chickamauga, Georgia star then moved past a pair of competitors
during the 'USA 100' en route to a strong third place podium showing
behind only victor Tyler Bare and runner-up Brandon Overton. Full
results from last night at VMS can be accessed online at www.ultimatesupers.com.
Streaks to Runner-Up Dream XXIV Performance!
10, 2018) Shane McDowell Racing (SMR) invaded the famed
Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio from June 7-9 for the annual running
of the 'Dirt Late Model Dream.' After Thursday night's prelim was
pushed back to Friday afternoon due to heavy rainfall, Dale McDowell
ran second in his heat race and fifth in the $5,000 to win main
event, while he finished fifth in his heat race prior to blasting
up to third in the $10,000 to win evening headliner to trail only
victor Earl Pearson, Jr. and Jonathan Davenport. At the "Big
E" on Saturday, Dale grabbed the third and final transfer spot
through his stacked heat race and later picked off fourteen competitors
during the $100,000 to win 'Dirt Late Model Dream' to streak to
an impressive runner-up performance behind only winner Scott Bloomquist!
Full results from the soggy weekend at Eldora can be found online
New Car and Lands on Podium at Bulls Gap!
3, 2018) Next up on the racing calendar for Shane McDowell
Racing (SMR) was a pair of $10,000 to win World of Outlaws Craftsman
Late Model Series throwdowns in east Tennessee over the June 1-2
weekend. On Friday night at 411 Motor Speedway in Seymour, Tennessee,
Dale McDowell ran second in his heat race, but an incident with
another competitor during the 50-lap headliner dropped the Chickamauga,
Georgia standout to twenty-fourth in the final finishing order.
At Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, Tennessee on Saturday evening,
Dale debuted a brand-new Sweet-Bloomquist racecar and promptly drove
it to a second place heat race effort and a stellar third place
podium performance in the 50-lapper. He trailed only victor Jimmy
Owens and runner-up Chris Madden at "The Gap." Full results
from the Volunteer State can be accessed by clicking on www.woolms.com.
Pockets $5,000 for Fifth Victory of 2018 Season!
27, 2018) With inclement weather wrecking most of their
Memorial Day holiday weekend, Dale McDowell and Shane McDowell Racing
(SMR) were able to rack up their fifth feature win of the 2018 campaign
on Saturday evening, May 26 at the historic Dixie Speedway in Woodstock,
Georgia! Dale knocked down the second fastest lap in Group A during
Schaeffer's Oil Spring Nationals Series qualifying to earn the inside
of the second row for the start of the 50-lap main event. The popular
driver known as "MacDaddy" then worked his way to the
point on lap 36 and led the remaining circuits to pocket the $5,000
payday over Tyler Millwood, Austin Horton, Donald McIntosh, and
Michael Page! Complete results from last night at Dixie can be accessed
online at www.southernnationalsseries.com.
(McLeod Media Services Photo)
on Podium in Billy Clanton Classic at Senoia!
6, 2018) "MacDaddy" Dale McDowell and the #17m
team invaded Senoia Raceway in Senoia, Georgia on Saturday evening,
May 5 for the annual running of the 'Billy Clanton Classic.' The
World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series sanctioned the single-day
throwdown in the Peach State and a $10,000 winner's check was on
the line. Dale clicked off the seventh quickest time in Group A
during qualifying prior to running fifth in his loaded heat race.
Following a triumph in his B-Main, Dale rolled off from the inside
of the ninth row in the 50-lap feature event. The Chickamauga, Georgia
standout then steered his Sweet-Bloomquist ride past fourteen racecars
on the "gray gumbo" to land on the podium behind only
victor Chris Madden and runner-up Michael Page! Complete results
can be located online at www.woolms.com.
Masters Smoky Mountain for Fourth Win of 2018!!!
29, 2018) Dale McDowell and the SMR team recorded their
fourth triumph of the 2018 racing season on Saturday evening, April
28 at Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, Tennessee! Dale knocked
down the sixth quickest time in World of Outlaws Craftsman Late
Model Series qualifying before scoring a victory in his heat race.
Dale then led each and every circuit of the 50-lap headliner to
secure the $10,000 windfall ahead of Chris Madden, Brandon Sheppard,
Michael Chilton, and Shanon Buckingham. A night earlier in the 'Tennessee
Tipoff Classic' opener at SMS- that also carried a $10,000 top prize
- Dale ran third in his heat race, but a broken lift bar on lap
33 dropped him to a disappointing eighteenth place feature finish
and caused the team to make major repairs to the #17m prior to Saturday's
big win. Full results from the doubleheader weekend at Smoky Mountain
can be viewed online at www.woolms.com.
Lead Late for $10,052 Scott Sexton Memorial Win!!!
15, 2018) Chickamauga, Georgia star Dale McDowell and the
SMR team celebrated in victory lane for the third time during their
2018 campaign on Saturday night, April 14 at the ultra-fast Volunteer
Speedway in Bulls Gap, Tennessee! Dale posted the fifth quickest
time in Group B during the qualifying session and later grabbed
the third transfer spot through his loaded heat race. The popular
driver known as "MacDaddy" then started the 52-lap 'Scott
Sexton Memorial' from the outside of the fifth row and immediately
pointed his #17m Sweet-Bloomquist racecar to the front of the stellar
field. Dale then grabbed the point on the 46th circuit and led the
remainder of the feature distance to pocket the healthy $10,052
winner's check for his eighth career Schaeffer's Oil Spring Nationals
Series triumph over Donald McIntosh, Jimmy Owens, Casey Roberts,
and Cory Hedgecock! Full results from last night at "The Gap"
can be accessed online at www.southernnationalsseries.com.
Dominates Senoia for $10,000 Spring Nat'ls Victory!
1, 2018) Dale McDowell and the Shane McDowell Racing (SMR)
team reached victory lane for the second time in 2018 on Saturday
evening, March 31 at Senoia Raceway in Senoia, Georgia! Dale knocked
down the fastest lap in Group B during Schaeffer's Oil Spring Nationals
Series qualifying before scoring the victory in heat race action.
After starting the 60-lap headliner from the outside of the front
row, Dale dominated the entire contest to lead flag-to-flag to claim
the $10,000 winner's check. The Chickamauga, Georgia star beat Scott
Bloomquist, Aaron Ridley, Clint Smith, and Zach Leonhardi to the
checkered flag to record his seventh career Spring Nationals triumph!
Full results from last night at Senoia can be viewed online at www.southernnationalsseries.com.
(McLeod Media Services Photo)