Nationals Nightly Results from Volusia...
17, 2018) The 47th Annual 'DIRTcar Nationals' officially
wrapped up tonight at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Florida
and the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series tour presided
over another $10,000 to win program for the ground-pounding Super
Late Models. Brandon Overton qualified twenty-first quickest in
Group A during time trials before finishing seventh in his heat
race and fifth in his B-Main. After receiving a series provisional
to gain access into the 50-lap grand finale, Brandon was collected
in a wreck during the headliner that led to a disappointing twenty-sixth
(February 16, 2018) The
penultimate event of the 'DIRTcar Nationals' was held earlier tonight
at Volusia Speedway Park and yet another $10,000 paycheck awaited
the winner of the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series spectacular
at the Barberville, Florida speedplant. Brandon Overton laid down
the twenty-second fastest time in Group A during qualifying before
finishing ninth in heat race action. Brandon then scratched from
his B-Main and did not compete in the 50-lap main event that was
eventually won by Scott Bloomquist.
(February 15, 2018) Round
four of the 47th Annual 'DIRTcar Nationals' took place earlier this
evening at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Florida and a $10,000
windfall was up for grabs for the cars and stars racing with the
World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series. Brandon Overton posted
the sixth fastest lap in Group B during time trials prior to running
second in his heat race. After starting from the inside of the fourth
row in the 50-lap contest, Brandon hung around the front of the
stellar field and eventually landed sixth in the final rundown behind
only winner Dale McDowell, Brandon Sheppard, Jonathan Davenport,
Shane Clanton, and Scott Bloomquist!
(February 14, 2018) Valentine's
Day found the #116 team in the Volusia Speedway Park pit area, as
the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series held their 2018
season opening event at the Daytona Beach-area speedplant. There
were 51 competitors on hand in Barberville, Florida to vie for the
$10,000 top prize. Brandon Overton stopped the clock sixth fastest
in Group A during qualifying before running sixth in his heat race
and fourth in his B-Main. After utilizing a provisional to gain
access into the 50-lapper, Brandon had moved up to the eighteenth
spot by lap 26 when the race was called official due to heavy fog.
(February 13, 2018) Tonight's
$7,000 to win UMP Super Late Model event at Volusia Speedway Park
in Barberville, Florida was washed out by an afternoon rain shower.
Action will continue during the 'DIRTcar Nationals' at VSP tomorrow,
as the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series season finally
gets underway with a $10,000 to win shootout!
(February 12, 2018) Following
Ocala, the Dream Team made the short trek east to Volusia Speedway
Park in Barberville, Florida for the first round of the 47th Annual
'DIRTcar Nationals.' Brandon Overton was one of the 40 UMP Super
Late Model competitors that signed into the pit area at the Daytona
Beach-area speedplant to do battle for the $7,000 payday. Brandon
clicked off the fifth fastest lap in his group during time trials
before grabbing the fourth and final transfer spot through his heat
race. On a track where passing was at a premium throughout the 30-lap
feature, Brandon moved up five positions to record an eleventh place
Bubba Army Winternationals Results
11, 2018) The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series took
the #116 team a couple of hours north overnight to Bubba Raceway
Park in Ocala, Florida for a single-day shootout. The 'Bubba Army
Winternationals' drew 37 entrants to the egg-shaped racetrack to
vie for a $10,000 top prize. Brandon Overton knocked down the third
fastest time in Group A during the qualifying session and later
placed fourth in his stacked heat race. After starting the 50-lap
main event from the inside of the seventh row, Brandon was digging
inside of the top ten before a right front flat tire relegated him
to a disappointing twenty-third place outing.
Winternationals Nightly Results from
10, 2018) The action-packed 'Winternationals' wrapped
up tonight in the Tampa area at East Bay Raceway Park with a $12,000
to win grand finale. The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series once again
presided over the dirt-slinging competition, which drew 52 Super
Late Model entrants to the Gibsonton, Florida oval. Brandon Overton
clicked off the tenth quickest time in Group B during qualifying
before grabbing the third and final transfer spot through his heat
race. After rolling off from the outside of the seventh row in the
60-lapper, Brandon blasted to the front of the field to lead laps
42-53 before eventually settling for a third place podium effort
behind only victor Kyle Bronson and runner-up Jonathan Davenport!
(February 9, 2018) The
penultimate event of the 42nd Annual 'Winternationals' greeted a
large crowd tonight at East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, Florida.
A star-studded 54 car field converged at the "Clay by the Bay"
for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series points-paying show, which
also carried a $10,000 paycheck. Brandon Overton qualified sixteenth
fastest in his group during time trials before finishing fourth
in his loaded heat race. After scoring the victory in his B-Main,
Brandon rallied past twelve competitors during the 50-lap main event
to claim a strong eighth place showing.
(February 8, 2018) Night
four of the wildly-entertaining 'Winternationals' was on tap tonight
at East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, Florida and the #116 team
had their sights solely set on capturing the $7,000 winner's check.
Brandon Overton laid down the nineteenth fastest circuit in Group
A during Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series time trials before vaulting
up to second in heat race action. After starting seventh on the
grid in the 40-lapper, Brandon drove up to as high as third in the
running order before settling for a solid sixth place performance
behind only winner Brandon Sheppard, Scott Bloomquist, Devin Moran,
Josh Richards, and Tyler Erb.
7, 2018) The Dream Team reached victory lane for
the first time in 2018 tonight at East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton,
Florida! Brandon Overton, armed with a borrowed motor from Randy
Clary, knocked down the fourth fastest lap in Group B during Lucas
Oil Late Model Dirt Series qualifying prior to scoring a win in
heat race action. After rolling off from the outside of the front
row in the 40-lap feature event, Brandon dropped back a few spots
early in the distance before driving to the point on the 26th circuit.
The Evans, Georgia standout then beat Josh Richards, Gregg Satterlee,
Jonathan Davenport, and Bobby Pierce to the checkered flag to record
the $7,000 windfall!!! (Heath
(February 6, 2018) Brandon
Overton and the #116 team dropped into East Bay Raceway Park in
Gibsonton, Florida tonight to enter round two of the 'Winternationals'
at the Tampa-area facility. Brandon qualified seventeenth fastest
in Group B during Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series time trials,
but later moved up to grab the third transfer spot through his loaded
heat race. After rolling off from the outside of the fifth row in
the $5,000 to win main event, Brandon stormed to the front of the
stellar field and vied for the lead on the final circuit of the
30-lapper before settling for an impressive runner-up effort behind
only victor Jonathan Davenport!
Super Bowl of Racing Nightly Results
from Golden Isles...
3, 2018) The RhinoAg 'Super Bowl of Racing' grand
finale at Golden Isles Speedway greeted the 41 competitors tonight
and a $12,000 winner's check was on the line. An ultra-fast, rugged
racing surface was the norm throughout the evening at the Brunswick,
Georgia facility and Brandon Overton started the night by logging
the sixth fastest time in Group A during the Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series qualifying session. Brandon then grabbed the third transfer
spot through his heat race before rolling off from the inside of
the fifth row in the 60-lapper. The Evans, Georgia standout then
blitzed all the way up to second before motor issues caused him
to head pitside and relegated him to sixteenth in the final rundown.
(February 2, 2018) Brandon
Overton and the Dream Team kicked off their version of the 2018
racing season tonight in the annual 'Super Bowl of Racing' opener
at Golden Isles Speedway near Brunswick, Georgia. The Lucas Oil
Late Model Dirt Series lid lifter attracted 41 entrants to GIS to
vie for the $10,000 top prize. Brandon knocked down the ninth fastest
time in Group A during the qualifying session before placing third
in his stacked heat race. After starting the 50-lap main event from
the inside of the sixth row, Brandon eventually wound up nineteenth
in the final finishing order of tonight's big show.
Early Season 2018 Plans Announced
for Dream Team!!!
19, 2017) Fresh off an impressive 21 win season
together, Brandon Overton and the Dream Team posted some early-season
2018 schedule dates recently online at www.brandonoverton.net! Brandon
is scheduled to kick off his '18 campaign with Speedweeks dates
in February at Golden Isles Speedway near Brunswick, Georgia, Screven
Motor Speedway in Sylvania, Georgia, and Volusia Speedway Park in
Barberville, Florida. From there, the #116 team has committed to
follow the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series tour through
the $25,000 to win 'First in Flight 100' at Fayetteville Motor Speedway
in Fayetteville, North Carolina on May 11-12 before finalizing plans
for the rest of the season. Click on the SCHEDULE
page of www.brandonoverton.net to view all of the current confirmed
2018 schedule dates. (McLeod Media Services Photo)