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  1. Why Scott Bloomquist & Cody Sommer Are Parting Ways

    Why Scott Bloomquist & Cody Sommer Are Parting Ways

    Nov 5, 2021

    Scott Bloomquist and Cody Sommer are still partners in the operation of Scott Bloomquist Racing. Several starts remain on their 2021 schedule, including this weekend’s NGK NTK World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte in Concord, N.C., with the Hall of Fame driver racing alongside open-wheel modified ace Nick Hoffman in a two-car effort.
  2. 2021 Double Dream Weekend Earnings

    2021 Double Dream Weekend Earnings

    Sep 7, 2021

    Brandon Overton stole the lion's share of the money (38 percent!) during Eldora Speedway's Double Dream weekend, but other drivers still left with some healthy earnings totals. Check out the full breakdown of feature purse earnings from June's lucrative weekend:
  3. Eldora Late Model Crown Jewel Lap Leaders

    Eldora Late Model Crown Jewel Lap Leaders

    Sep 7, 2021

    Who tops the all-time list of laps led in the Late Model crown jewel events at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio? Check out the historical breakdown in the table below:
  4. Best Five-Year Stretches At The World 100

    Best Five-Year Stretches At The World 100

    Aug 1, 2021

    Jonathan Davenport’s three World 100 victories in five seasons (2015-2019) prompted the DirtonDirt staff to look into the best five-year streaks in the history of Dirt Late Model racing’s most prestigious event. The Blairsville, Ga.’s success at Eldora Speedway going back to 2015 is no doubt impressive, but it falls shy of several other race winners.
  5. Eldora Invitational Trivia

    Eldora Invitational Trivia

    Jun 6, 2021

    How well do you recall Eldora Speedway’s 2020 Dirt Late Model invitationals? Check your knowledge with 13 trivia questions on the Stream and Intercontinental Classic, which boasted six fan-less events including four $10,000-to-win preliminaries and two $50,000-to-win finales (answers included at the bottom):
  6. Eldora Dream Retrospective: Frye-Bloomquist Clash + Video

    Eldora Dream Retrospective: Frye-Bloomquist Clash + Video

    Jun 2, 2021

    DirtonDirt's Kevin Kovac's 2017 article takes us through his 1997 Dream Retrospective and one of the most controversial moments in Late Model history.
  7. Kyle Strickler Embraces Quick Shift To Team Zero Fold

    Kyle Strickler Embraces Quick Shift To Team Zero Fold

    May 21, 2021

    Kyle Strickler is a serious Scott Bloomquist Fanboy — when the Hall of Famer speaks, Strickler is sure to be listening.
  8. Drivers That You Didn't Know Ran The Lucas Oil Chili Bowl

    Drivers That You Didn't Know Ran The Lucas Oil Chili Bowl

    Jan 10, 2021

    For more than three decades now, the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals has been a proving ground for racers from almost every discipline imaginable.
  9. Babb's Win Validating For Bloomquist Camp

    Babb's Win Validating For Bloomquist Camp

    Sep 12, 2020

    When Shannon Babb happily bounded into his chassis builder Scott Bloomquist’s trailer after postrace tech following his victory in Friday’s 30-lap Intercontinental Classic preliminary feature at Eldora Speedway, he received a loud, warm welcome.
  10. Hypothetical Betting Board For Big E's Intercontinental Classic

    Hypothetical Betting Board For Big E's Intercontinental Classic

    Sep 9, 2020

    For some added fun at home during Sept. 10-12’s Intercontinental Classic, play along with a selection of hypothetical proposition bets and driver matchups for Eldora Speedway’s fan-less, $50,000-to-win event:
  11. Eldora Intercontinental Classic Statistical Roster

    Eldora Intercontinental Classic Statistical Roster

    Aug 17, 2020

    How have Eldora Speedway's 48 Intercontinental Classic invitees fared in the track's crown jewels? Check out the statistical breakdown for the numerical roster.
  12. Bloomquist Endures Worst Big E Trip At Stream

    Bloomquist Endures Worst Big E Trip At Stream

    Jun 9, 2020

    An empty grandstand for an event at Eldora Speedway wasn’t the only decidedly strange aspect of the Dirt Late Model Stream Invitational.
  13. Hypothetical Props and Matchups For Eldora's Stream

    Hypothetical Props and Matchups For Eldora's Stream

    Jun 4, 2020

    For some added fun at home during this weekend’s Dirt Late Model Stream Invitational, play along with a selection of hypothetical proposition bets and driver matchups from Eldora Speedway’s fan-less, $50,000-to-win event:
  14. Eldora Dirt Late Model Stream Statistical Roster

    Eldora Dirt Late Model Stream Statistical Roster

    May 29, 2020

    How have Eldora Speedway's 48 Dirt Late Model Stream invitees fared in the legendary track's crown jewel events?  Andy Savary offers career statistical breakdowns of the numerical roster.
  15. Show-Me 100 Tidbits From the West Plains Era

    Show-Me 100 Tidbits From the West Plains Era

    May 19, 2020

    Ahead of Memorial Day weekend action at Legit Speedway Park, as Late Models return to West Plains, Mo., Andy Savary digs deep in revisiting the 17 Show-Me 100s held at the crown jewel's original home from 1993-’09: