World of Outlaws Racers Trying to Keep Pace With Sheppard's Torrid Run

GAFFNEY, SC — April 12, 2019 — After a thrilling two-day Illini 100 at Farmer City Raceway, the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series enters a challenging stretch of the season with back-to-back races on Friday, May 3, at Cherokee Speedway and Saturday, May 4, at Lavonia Speedway.

Read more: Outlaws Look to Cherokee and Lavonia


Mother Nature Interferes With Practice Night

FARMER CITY, IL - April 4, 2019 - Due to rainfall around the Farmer City area, World of Outlaws and Farmer City Raceway Officials have decided to cancel Thursday’s Illini 100 practice session for all classes.

Read more: Illini 100 Thursday Practice Cancelled


Illinois Racers Aim to Keep Farmer City's Illini 100 Jackpot at Home

FARMER CITY, IL — April 3, 2019 — Local and regional racers have their eyes set on a huge prize this weekend as they try to knock off the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series stars at Farmer City Raceway in the two-day.

One of the Illinois fan favorites is longtime Dirt Late Model racer Kevin Weaver in the Jimmy John’s B12 car. Weaver’s first race took place at Farmer City, and he’s since turned countless laps on the quarter-mile dirt oval against a couple generations of stellar competition. With all of his 35+ years of experience, it seems no driver would know Farmer City better than Weaver himself. And he agreed that no opponents provide more competition than those aboard the World of Outlaws roster.

Read more: Illini 100 Notebook


Illinois Racers Aiming to Strike at Illini 100, April 5-6 at Farmer City Raceway

FARMER CITY, IL - March 26, 2019 - After a thrilling double-header showdown in Tennessee, the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series makes a quick turnaround for one of the biggest races on its schedule — the 12th annual Illini 100 presented by Douglas Dodge at Farmer City Raceway.

Read more: Illini 100 Preview


Sheppard Takes Aim at Historic Streak This Weekend in Tennessee

CONCORD, NC — March 21, 2019 — Only six drivers in World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series history have ever managed to put together a consecutive win streak of four or more. After winning four consecutive races at Volusia Speedway Park in February, “The Rocket Shepp” Brandon Sheppard will go for five-in-a-row Friday night at Duck River Raceway Park and, if victorious, attempt to make it six on Saturday night at Smoky Mountain Speedway.

Read more: Rocket1 Team Ready for Record Setting Opportunity


Crew Members Are Unsung Heroes of World of Outlaws Lifestyle

CONCORD, NC - March 19, 2019 - Life on the road with a World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series race team is always challenging. Very rarely do drivers ever race at a track near their shop, house or hometown.

This weekend, teams from all over the Midwest and East Coast will converge on Tennessee for Friday’s event at Duck River Raceway Park and Saturday’s race at Smoky Mountain Speedway.

Read more: Road Warriors


Duck River, Smoky Mountain Events Shift to March 22-23

CONCORD, NC — March 6, 2019 — Inclement weather in Tennessee has forced World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series and track officials to reschedule this weekend’s events. The new date for Duck River Raceway Park will be Friday, March 22, and the new date for Smoky Mountain Speedway will be Saturday, March 23, keeping the two-step tour through Tennessee together.

Read more: Duck River and Smoky Mountain Rescheduled


Sheppard Swept Volusia, But Can He Make it 5-in-a-row at The Duck?

LEWISBURG, TN – February 28, 2019 – When the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series returns to Duck River Raceway Park on Friday, March 8, it will mark the fifth time in series history “The Most Powerful Late Models on the Planet” have gone to battle on the quarter-mile clay oval.

Read more: Duck River Leads Two-Day Weekend in Tennessee


Can Jimmy Owens Top Outlaws at Newly Reconfigured Smoky Mountain Speedway?

MARYVILLE, TN – Feb. 27, 2019 – The results of a major improvement project at Smoky Mountain Speedway will greet fans and racers on Saturday, March 9, and everybody from track ownership to local hero Jimmy Owens is excited to see what happens when the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series rolls into town.

Read more: Outlaws Ready to Test New Upgrades in Maryville


Drydene Performance Products Partners with Larson-Ranta Motorsports

Automotive, Commercial and Industrial Lubricants Manufacturer to Serve as Exclusive Sponsor of Driver Brent Larson in World of Outlaws Late Model Series

Jonestown, PA — Feb. 7, 2019 – Drydene Performance Products, the makers of automotive, commercial and industrial lubricants, announced today an agreement with driver Brent Larson and Larson-Ranta Motorsports to serve as the exclusive sponsor for the team as they compete in the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series for the 2019 season.

“The partnership with Larson-Ranta Motorsports and the addition of Brent to Team Drydene rounds out our commitment to dirt track racing and the most passionate fans in the world. With primary sponsorships of cars in both the Late Model and Sprint Car series, being the Official Oil, Lubricants and DEF sponsor of the World of Outlaws, and television, radio, online and at track activation, Drydene has a solid foundation in the sport to continue to build the Drydene brand with fans at all levels,” said Dave Klinger, President of Drydene Performance Products.

Read more: Drydene Performance Products Partners with Larson-Ranta Motorsports


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