23rd Annual Show-Me
100 Nightly Results...
23, 2015) Officials of the Lucas Oil Late
Model Dirt Series, Lucas Oil MLRA Series, and Lucas Oil Speedway
have been forced to postpone the 'Show-Me 100' until July 12, 2015
due to heavy rain showers. Rain started to fall at the speedway
during the second consolation race tonight and with inclement weather
a factor in the area for the rest of the weekend, the $30,000 to
win crown jewel extravaganza has been pushed back to be ran in conjunction
with the 9th Annual 'CMH Diamond Nationals' in July.
(May 22, 2015)
Preliminary action for the 23rd Annual Lucas Oil 'Show-Me
100' took place tonight at Lucas Oil (MO) Speedway and a whopping
80 car field assembled in the pit area for the crown jewel extravaganza.
Don O'Neal posted the fifteenth quickest time in Group A during
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series qualifying prior to grabbing the
third and final transfer spot through his loaded heat race. Don
trailed only prelim winner Brian Shirley and runner-up Jared Landers
to the checkers and will roll off from the inside of the eighth
row in Saturday's 100-lap 'Show-Me 100,' which boasts a hefty $30,000
(May 21, 2015)
The 23rd edition of the Lucas Oil 'Show-Me 100' kicked
off tonight at the immaculate Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri,
as the Lucas Oil MLRA Series presided over the 'Cowboy Classic.'
Don O'Neal laid down the tenth fastest lap in Group B during the
time trial session, but later spun in his heat race to finish in
the thirteenth position. Don eventually took use of a provisional
to gain access into the $5,045 to win affair, but was involved in
a multicar tangle, which caused him to retire in the twenty-sixth
You can view complete results from the entire 'Show-Me 100' weekend
by clicking on www.lucasoilspeedway.com.
Don O'Neal Sixth in LOLMDS Stop at
Oshkosh; Sees Rain at LaSalle...
16, 2015) Don O'Neal and the #5 CBR team
ventured north to Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway in Oshkosh, Wisconsin
on Friday evening, May 15 for a $10,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series showdown. Don knocked down the quickest lap in Group
A during the qualifying session and later scored the win in heat
race action. After starting the 50-lap main event from the pole
position, Don ran amongst the leaders early in the distance before
slipping back to sixth at the checkers. He trailed only winner Earl
Pearson, Jr., Jimmy Mars, Dennis Erb, Jr., Devin Moran, and Jared
Saturday's LOLMDS stop at LaSalle Speedway in LaSalle, Illinois
was then washed out early in the day by inclement weather. Don currently
sits second in the latest version of the national touring series
point standings heading into Memorial Day weekend. Full results
can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
O'Neal Battles World of Outlaws Foes
at Ponderosa and Smoky Mountain...
10, 2015) The Clint Bowyer Racing (CBR) team
and driver Don O'Neal invaded Ponderosa Speedway in Junction City,
Kentucky and Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, Tennessee on
May 8-9 for a pair of $10,000 to win World of Outlaws Late Model
Series battles. On Friday night at "The Pond," Don unfortunately
got into the wall during the qualifying session and was forced to
scratch for the remainder of the evening. At Smoky Mountain on Saturday,
Don ran sixth in his loaded heat race and third in his B-Main. After
rolling off from the outside of the eleventh row in the 50-lapper,
the Martinsville, Indiana star retired after only 16 circuits and
was relegated to a twenty-fourth place effort. Full results from
both races can be viewed online at www.woolms.com.
Don O'Neal Strong in LOLMDS Triple
Shot in Illinois and Kentucky!
3, 2015) Don O'Neal and his #5 CBR team headed
to the states of Illinois and Kentucky from April 30-May 2 for a
huge Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series triple shot. Things kicked
off on Thursday at the mighty Macon Speedway in Macon, Illinois,
as a $12,000 top prize was on the line. Don posted the eighth fastest
lap in Group A during the qualifying session and later grabbed the
third transfer spot through his heat race. After starting the 100-lap
grind from the inside of the sixth row, Don wound up ninth in the
final rundown at Macon.
The tripleheader weekend then concluded with a pair of $10,000
to win specials at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois and
Paducah International Raceway in Paducah, Kentucky. On Friday night
at Granite City, Don ran third in his heat race prior to blasting
past eight competitors during the 50-lapper en route to a strong
fourth place performance behind only winner Scott Bloomquist, Earl
Pearson, Jr., and Brandon Sheppard. At PIR on Saturday evening,
Don finished second in heat race action and battled for the point
several times in the 50-lap main event before settling for an impressive
runner-up showing behind only victor Jason Feger. The Martinsville,
Indiana star now sits a close fourth in the latest version of the
heated LOLMDS point standings. Full results can be viewed online
O'Neal Nabs $10,000 for Lucas Oil
Late Model Dirt Series Win at Roaring Knob!
26, 2015) The Clint Bowyer Racing (CBR) team
and driver Don O'Neal celebrated in Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
victory lane for the first time in 2015 on Friday night, April 24
at Roaring Knob Motorsports Complex in Markleysburg, Pennsylvania!
Don knocked down the fastest lap in Group B during the qualifying
session and later picked up the win in his heat race. After starting
the 50-lapper from the outside of the front row, Don led from flag-to-flag
to bag the $10,000 paycheck over Jonathan Davenport, Earl Pearson,
Jr., Kyle Hardy, and Chris Ferguson.
Saturday's Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series scheduled stop at the
legendary Hagerstown Speedway in Hagerstown, Maryland was washed
out early in the day. Don currently finds himself third in the latest
version of the LOLMDS point standings heading into a very busy month
of May. Compete results can be obtained by clicking on www.lucasdirt.com.
Don O'Neal Grabs Top Five in Illini
100 Opener at Farmer City Raceway
19, 2015) Don O'Neal and the #5 CBR team
bolted to Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois on April
17-18 for a pair of World of Outlaws Late Model Series specials,
which made up the annual 'Illini 100' weekend. On Friday night in
the $6,000 to win opener, Don set Fast Time during qualifying, won
his heat race, and later finished fourth in the 25-lap sprint behind
only winner Scott Bloomquist, Brian Shirley, and Tim McCreadie.
In the 'Illini 100' finale on Saturday evening at the 1/4-mile bullring,
a hefty $15,000 winner's check was on the line. Don ran second in
heat race action, but later retired after only 48 circuits in the
75-lap headliner, which relegated him to a disappointing twentieth
place effort. Complete results from the Farmer City double-dip can
be accessed online at www.woolms.com.
O'Neal Battles Back to Post Top Ten
Finish in King of the Commonwealth
12, 2015) Clint Bowyer Racing (CBR) headed
to the state-of-the-art Virginia Motor Speedway in Jamaica, Virginia
on Saturday evening, April 11 for the annual running of the 'Aaron's
King of the Commonwealth.' The Ultimate Super Late Model Series
presided over the one-day extravaganza and a whopping $20,000 top
prize was up for grabs. Don O'Neal clicked off the fourth fastest
lap in his group during the qualifying session and later grabbed
the fourth and final transfer spot through his heat race. After
starting fifteenth on the grid in the 60-lap headliner and suffering
a flat right rear tire on lap 30, Don battled back from the tail
to salvage a solid tenth place performance. Complete results from
last night at VMS can be accessed by clicking on www.ultimatesupers.com.
Don O'Neal Returns to Lucas Oil Series
Scene in Ohio and Indiana
22, 2015) Don O'Neal and the Clint Bowyer
Racing (CBR) team stormed into Atomic Speedway in Chillicothe, Ohio
and Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana on March 20-21 for
a pair of $10,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series battles.
On Friday night in the Buckeye State, Don finished second in heat
race action, which lined him up starting from the inside of the
fourth row in the main event. During the course of the rough and
tumble 'Buckeye Spring 50,' Don raced hard inside of the top ten
before eventually settling for a ninth place effort in the 50-lap
At Brownstown on Saturday evening, the 18th edition of the 'Indiana
Icebreaker' took place and another $10,000 top prize was up for
grabs. Don scored the win in his loaded heat race and later rolled
off from the outside of the second row in the 50-lap headliner.
On the one-groove racing surface in the feature, the Martinsville,
Indiana star wound up fifth in the final finishing order behind
only winner Earl Pearson, Jr., Scott Bloomquist, Devin Moran, and
Jimmy Owens. Don currently sits sixth in the latest version of the
LOLMDS point battle following the doubleheader weekend. Full results
can be viewed online at www.lucasdirt.com.