Drivers

  • Brian Shirley 81

    BrianShirleyCar BrianShirley

    Brian Shirley
    Hometown: Chatham, IL
    Birthdate: April 2, 1981
    Car #: 81
    Chassis Builder: Rocket Chassis
    Engine Builder: Pro Power Racing Engines
    Car Owner: Riggs Motorsports
    Sponsors: CCI Systems, Riggs Motorsports, Clear Wave Communications, Skateland South, Jayco Constructions, Kim’s Autobody Inc., Kid’s Castle Learning Cente, Integra Shocks, VP Racing Fuel
    Career Highlights: 2012 UMP National Champion, 2012 UMP Summernationals Champion, 2006 Lucas Oil Knoxville Late Model Nationals Winner, 2002 Macon Speedway Track Champion,
    Website Address: www.brianshirley.com

  • Dennis Erb, Jr. 28

     DennisErbCar DennisErb

    Dennis Erb Jr.
    Hometown: Carpentersville, IL
    Birthdate: October 12, 1972
    Car #: 28e
    Chassis Builder: Barry Wright Race Cars
    Engine Builder: Kuntz Racing Engines
    Car Owner: Dennis Erb, Jr.
    Sponsors: J.R. McBride Leasing, Ramirez Mototsports, Petersen Aluminum, Performance Rod & Custom, Allstar Performance, C. J. Rayburn Race Cars, Hoosier Tires, Ohlins Shocks
    Career Highlights: 5th in 2013 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 3-Time East Bay Winternationals Champion, 3-Time Summernationals Champion, Winner of 2009 $12,000 Winternationals Finale
    Website Address: www.denniserb.com

  • Don O’Neal 5

     DonONealCar DonONeal

    Don O’Neal
    Hometown: Martinsville, IN
    Birthdate: July 10, 1964
    Car #: 5
    Chassis Builder: Barry Wright Race Cars
    Engine Builder: Clements Racing Engines
    Car Owner: Clint Bowyer Racing
    Sponsors: Peak Antifreeze and Motor Oil, Crawford Supply, Traeger Grills, Georgia Boot, Cometic Gasket, Toyota, Ohlins Shocks, Sunoco Race Fuels
    Career Highlights: 6th in 2013 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 2nd in 2012, 2006, and 2005 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 3rd in 2011 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 4th in 2010 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 5th in 2009 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, Winner of 2012 Sunoco North/South 100, Winner of 2011 Dirt Late Model Dream-Eldora Speedway, Winner of 2011 Silver Dollar Nationals, Winner of 2011 Knoxville Late Model Nationals, Winner of 2011 Dirt Track World Championship, 31 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Wins
    Website Address: www.dononeal71.com

  • Earl Pearson, Jr. 44

     EarlPearsonCar EarlPearson

    Earl Pearson Jr.
    Hometown: Jacksonville, FL
    Birthdate: January 29, 1972
    Car #: 44
    Chassis Builder: Longhorn Chassis
    Engine Builder: Clements Racing Engines
    Car Owner: Bobby Labonte Racing, LLC
    Sponsors: Lucas Oil Products, MAVTV American Real, Protect The Harvest, Bell Helmets, ASi Racewear, Allstar Performance, Midwest Sheet Metal, Hoosier Tires, Sunoco Race Fuels
    Career Highlights: 4-Time Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Champion in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 4th in 2013 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 6th in 2012 & 2011 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 3rd in 2009 & 2010 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, Winner of 2010 Dirt Track World Championship, 2006 World 100 Champion – Eldora Speedway, 2006 Hillbilly 100 Champion – Tyler County Speedway,  Winner of the 2009 Colossal 100 – Lowes Dirt Track, 2004 Xtreme DirtCar Series Champion, 1997 Hav-A-Tampa Late Model Series Rookie of the Year
    Website Address: www.bobbylabonteracing.com

  • Eddie Carrier, Jr. 28

     EddieCarrierCar EddieCarrier

    Eddie Carrier Jr.
    Hometown: Salt Rock, WV
    Birthdate: February 27, 1971
    Car #: 28
    Chassis Builder: Rocket Chassis
    Engine Builder: Grover Racing Engines
    Car Owner: Carl Grover Motorsports
    Sponsors: Engines Inc. of Ohio, B&D Trucking; Hess, Stewart & Campbell, PLLC; Blue Ridge Machinery and Tools, Cox Wrecker Service, Integra Shocks, VP Racing Fuel
    Career Highlights: 7th in Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings in 2013, won Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event at West Virginia Motor Speedway in 2013,  2007 Hillbilly Hundred Winner, 250+ Career Feature Wins
    Website Address: www.eddiecarrierjr.com

  • Jared Landers 777

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    Jared Landers
    Hometown: Batesville, AR
    Birthdate: May 1, 1982
    Car #: 777
    Chassis Builder: Rocket Chassis
    Engine Builder: Clements Racing Engines
    Car Owner: Double L Motorsports
    Sponsors: Crop Production Services, Mark Martin Automotive, ASC Warranty, Double L Motorsports, Big Dog Motorsports, Bad Boy Mowers, Burger Fusion Company, Lucas Oil Products, Sunoco Race Fuels
    Career Highlights:  8th in 2013 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 9th in 2012 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 5th in 2011 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 2011 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Rookie of the Year, 2010 COMP Cams Topless 100 Winner- Batesville Motor Speedway, over 100 Open Wheel Modified wins
    Website Address: www.jaredlanders.com

  • Jason Hughes 12

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    Jason Hughes
    Hometown: Westville, OK
    Birthdate: July 25, 1974
    Car #: 12
    Chassis Builder: Bloomquist Race Cars
    Engine Builder: Pro Power Racing Engines
    Car Owner: Rowland Racing
    Sponsors: Road Runner Trucking, Road Runner Crane, Sybesma Graphics, AFCO Brakes
    Career Highlights:  2010 USMTS Modified Champion
    Website Address: www.jasonhughes12.com

  • Jason Papich 91

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    Jason Papich
    Hometown: Nipomo, CA
    Birthdate: December 10, 1978
    Car #: 91P
    Chassis Builder: Black Diamond Club 29 Race Cars
    Engine Builder: Jay Dickens Racing Engines
    Car Owner: Papich-Toste Racing
    Sponsors: Papich Construction, Toste Construction, Coastline Equipment, Sierra Pacific Materials, Asphalt Coatings Engineering, C&D Bonding, Sunoco Race Fuels
    Career Highlights: 2013 West Coast Nationals Winner, 2012 Simkins Memorial Winner, Top-5 in 2010-2013 West Coast Late Model Shootout Points
    Website Address: www.race91.com

  • Jimmy Owens 20

     JimmyOwensCar JimmyOwens

    Jimmy Owens
    Hometown: Newport, TN
    Birthdate: February 3, 1972
    Car #: 20
    Chassis Builder: Club 29 Race Cars
    Engine Builder: Cornett Racing Engines
    Car Owner: Mike Reece
    Sponsors: Reece Monument Company, Midwest Sheet Metal, EDGE Services, Red Line Oil, C&C Trucking, FK Rod Ends, Keyser Manufacturing, Hoosier Tires, Ohlins Shocks, Sunoco Race Fuels
    Career Highlights: 3-Time Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Champion in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2nd in 2009 & 2010 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 3-Time Show-Me 100 Winner -Lucas Oil Speedway in 2011, 2012, 2013, 3-Time Dirt Track World Championship Winner, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2-Time Sunoco North/South 100 Winner, 2011 & 2007, 2009 World 100 Winner- Eldora Speedway, 2009 Dream 100 Winner-Eldora Speedway, 2009 COMP Cams Topless 100 Winner, 2008 Hillbilly Hundred Winner, 2007 RaceFest World Championship Winner, Over 500 Open Wheel Modified and Dirt Late Model Victories
    Website Address: www.jimmyowens20.com

  • John Blankenship 23

     JohnBlankenshipCar JohnBlankenship

    John Blankenship
    Hometown: Williamson, WV
    Birthdate: July 3, 1981
    Car #: 23
    Chassis Builder: Rocket Chassis
    Engine Builder:  Jay Dickens Racing Engines
    Car Owner: Don Blankenship
    Sponsors: Coal Save the Country, Bear Cove Village, Todd Case Trucking, Sweet Manufacturing, Keyser Manufacturing, Integra Racing Shocks, VP Racing Fuel
    Career Highlights: 3rd in 2013 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 5th in 2012 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 7th in 2011 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 9th in 2010 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 2009 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Rookie of the Year, 10th in 2009 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 2013 World 100 Winner – Eldora Speedway
    Website Address: www.johnblankenship23.com

  • Scott Bloomquist 0

    ScottBloomquistCar ScottBloomquist

    Scott Bloomquist
    Hometown: Mooresburg, TN
    Birthdate: November 14, 1963
    Car #: 0
    Chassis Builder: Sweet-Bloomquist Race Cars
    Engine Builder: ADR Engines
    Car Owner: Scott Bloomquist
    Sponsors: Ole Smoky Moonshine,  Sweet Manufacturing,  Hawkeye Trucking,  Hoosier Racing Tires, Lucas Oil Products, Penske Shocks, Base Racing Fuels,
    Career Highlights: 2-Time Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Champion in 2009, 2010, 10th in 2013 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 2nd in 2011 & 2012 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 2004 World of Outlaws Series Champion, 3-Time World 100 Winner, 1988,1990, 2000-Eldora Speedway, 6-Time Dream 100 Winner, 1995, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008 & 2013-Eldora Speedway, 2-Time Winner of Knoxville Late Model Nationals, 2005 & 2009, 5-Time Show- Me 100 Winner,1995, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008, Seven National Series Titles, over 500 Dirt Late Model Wins
    Website Address: www.bloomquistracing.net

  • Steve Francis 15

     StreveFrancisCar SteveFrancis

    Steve Francis
    Hometown: Ashland, KY
    Birthdate: September 10, 1967
    Car #: 15
    Chassis Builder: Barry Wright Race Cars
    Engine Builder: Clements Racing Engines
    Car Owner: Clint Bowyer Racing
    Sponsors: Georgia Boot, Peak Antifreeze and Motor Oil, Cometic Gasket, Crawford Supply, Ditzfeld Transport, Michael Ross Foundation, Hoosier Tires, Ohlins Shocks, Sunoco Race Fuels
    Career Highlights: 2nd in 2013 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, 4th in 2012 & 2011 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Championship Standings, Winner of Knoxville Late Model Nationals, 2012, COMP Cams Topless 100 Winner, 2012, 2-Time Australian National Title Champion, Winner of World 100, 1999-Eldora Speedway Winner of Dirt Track World Championship, 1999, 2008 Colossal 100 Winner, 2010 National 100 Winner, 4 National Dirt Late Model Touring Series Championships
    Website Address: www.stevefrancisracing.com