Lucas Oil Dirt Track World Championship At Eldora Speedway Results
Oct 23, 2023The Dirt Track World Championship, the season finale for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, lived up to the hype Sunday evening at Eldora Speedway. A wild 100-lap race saw drama unfold for both the $100,000 race win and the $200,000 Lucas Oil championship.
Brandon Sheppard Named New Longhorn Chassis House Car Driver
Sep 5, 2023Longhorn Chassis announced today that they have reached a multi-year agreement with Sheppard Riggs Racing and Co-Owner/Driver Brandon Sheppard. Sheppard’s B5 will be based out of Longhorn’s China Grove, NC headquarters with split operations in both NC and Sheppard’s home shop in Berlin, Illinois throughout the season.
Brandon Sheppard Claims Silver Dollar Nationals Prize At Huset's Speedway
Jul 23, 2023Brandon Sheppard could let out a sigh of relief. Pocketing Saturday’s $53,000 top prize at Huset’s Speedway, the new home of the Silver Dollar Nationals, is certainly monumental during the height of a grueling summer for the driver of New Berlin, Ill., who’s struggled by his standards this year.
Chris Madden Feeling Positive After Prelim Win At Deer Creek Speedway
Jul 8, 2023SPRING VALLEY, Minn. — Chris Madden still isn’t rolling like it’s 2022, but winning Friday's 25-lap NAPA Auto Parts Gopher 50 preliminary feature at Deer Creek Speedway had him feeling positive about the trajectory of his race program.
Top 10 Active Dirt Late Model Drivers At Eldora Speedway
Jun 5, 2023With this week's 29th running of the Dirt Late Model Dream approaching at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, we're ramping up our coverage of the $129,000-to-win event as the stage takes shape live on FloRacing. Below, we've ranked Eldora's top-10 active full-time drivers solely based on recent success at the World's Greatest Dirt Track.
Brandon Sheppard Ends Winless Drought With MARS Victory At Red Hill Raceway
May 1, 2023It may have taken 36 races, but Brandon Sheppard is winless no more. The New Berlin, Ill., driver who had yet to find his triumphant touch to begin the season at the wheel of his new Longhorn Chassis finally put it all together Sunday night in the MARS Championship Series event at Red Hill Raceway in Sumner, Ill.
Castrol FloRacing Night In America Championship Attracting Big Names
Apr 17, 2023A lucrative championship point fund has once again attracted dirt late model racing's biggest stars to Castrol FloRacing Night in America for the 2023 season. The popular mid-week touring series features a championship purse of $50,000, with the potential to claim a $75,000 check if the champion has perfect attendance at every series race during the season.
Brandon Sheppard Set To Field Longhorn Chassis In 2023
Dec 15, 2022Switching to a rival chassis brand after running virtually his entire career in a Rocket Chassis, four-time World of Outlaws Case Late Model Series champion Brandon Sheppard of New Berlin, Ill., today announced the newly formed Sheppard Riggs Racing team will field Longhorn Chassis in 2023.
Special Schemes Revealed For Castrol Gateway Dirt Nationals
Nov 23, 2022A special motorsports event is worthy of special paint schemes. Since the inception of the Castrol Gateway Dirt Nationals in 2016, hundreds of beautiful race cars have shone bright under the lights at The Dome at America's Center in St. Louis.
Brandon Sheppard Merging Family Team with Riggs Motorsports
Oct 20, 2022Four-time World of Outlaws Case Late Model Series champion Brandon Sheppard of New Berlin, Ill., is gearing up a national tour run next season after merging his family’s Sheppard Racing with Illinois-based Riggs Motorsports, the team announced today.
Brandon Sheppard, Rocket1 Split Amicably; Hudson O'Neal To Drive In 2023
Sep 2, 2022Brandon Sheppard of New Berlin, Ill., will end his ultra-successful six-year run as driver of the Rocket Chassis house car at the end of the 2022 season, leaving the Shinnston, W.Va-based team on amicable terms to return full-time to his family-owned Dirt Late Model operation.
Brandon Sheppard & Rocket1 Reset Goals, Aim For Peak
Jul 5, 2022ZANESVILLE, OH — If April 26 was the day Brandon Sheppard and the Rocket Chassis house car team announced Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series title intentions, then mark Independence Day weekend as the point in 2022 those intentions shifted into high gear.
Brandon Sheppard Wins Biggest Race In Muskingum County History
Jul 4, 2022Zanesville, OH -– Brandon Sheppard took the lead after two laps and never trailed from there as the current Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series points leader went on to win the Elite Munitions Freedom 60 on Sunday night at Muskingum County Speedway. The race was the biggest in the track’s history, paying $30,000 to win and was ran before a packed grandstand at the Moran-family promoted facility.
Dennis Erb Jr. Wins The Show, Brandon Sheppard Is The Show At Lincoln
May 13, 2022LINCOLN, Ill. — Dennis Erb Jr. appeared well on his way to stinking up Thursday’s Castrol® FloRacing Night in America feature at Lincoln Speedway. But Brandon Sheppard made sure fans got their money’s worth at the quarter-mile fairgrounds oval hosting the richest event in track history.
Brandon Sheppard Wins Opening Round Of Illinois Speedweek
May 12, 2022Racing to his second-career Castrol® FloRacing Night in America victory, Brandon Sheppard raced to the $22,022 triumph on Wednesday night at Spoon River Speedway in the opening round of the inaugural FloRacing Illinois Speedweek.