Buckingham Wraps Up Speedweeks at All-Tech Raceway
9, 2020) The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series portion
of "Speedweeks" concluded tonight with the first-ever
series visit to All-Tech Raceway in Ellisville, Florida. Shanon
Buckingham timed in thirteenth fastest in Group B during the qualifying
session before winding up seventh in his heat race and sixth in
his B-Main. After utilizing a series emergency provisional to gain
access into the $10,000 to win feature event, Shanon drew a lap
23 caution flag and eventually wound up twentieth in the final rundown
following fifty green flag circuits. The Morristown, Tennessee driver
emerged from "Speedweeks" sixteenth in the current version
of the LOLMDS point standings. (Heath
Nightly Results from the Winternationals
at East Bay...
8, 2020) Tonight marked the sixth and final race
of the 2020 edition of the 'Winternationals' at East Bay Raceway
Park in Gibsonton, Florida. The 1/3-mile oval hosted another $12,000
to win throwdown and a huge crowd was in attendance for the Lucas
Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned program. Shanon Buckingham
posted the twelfth fastest lap in Group A during time trials before
finishing fourth in his stacked heat race and second in his B-Main.
After utilizing a series provisional to gain access into the 50-lap
finale, Shanon blasted past fifteen competitors en route to a strong
eighth place effort. (Heath
(February 7, 2020)
The penultimate event of the 44th Annual 'Winternationals' drew
a stout 57 car field to East Bay Raceway Park and the ante was upped
for all involved, as a $12,000 winner's check was on the line with
the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series at the Gibsonton, Florida facility.
Shanon Buckingham timed in ninth fastest in Group A during the qualifying
session prior to nabbing the third and final transfer spot through
his heat race. After rolling off from the inside of the seventh
row in the 50-lap main event, Shanon was officially placed nineteenth
in the final rundown at the "Clay by the Bay."
(February 6, 2020)
A windy day greeted the #50 team today at East Bay Raceway Park
and the fourth Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series show of the week
at the Gibsonton, Florida oval paid $7,000 to win. Shanon Buckingham
logged the nineteenth fastest time in Group A during the qualifying
session before scooting up to third in his stacked heat race. The
Morristown, Tennessee driver then started the 40-lap main event
from the inside of the seventh row before winding up eighteenth
in the final finishing order.
(February 5, 2020)
The third round of the 44th edition of the 'Winternationals' at
East Bay Raceway Park took place earlier this evening and a $7,000
top prize was up for grabs at the Gibsonton, Florida facility. Shanon
Buckingham clicked off the third fastest time in Group A during
the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series qualifying session before running
second in his loaded heat race. After starting the 40-lap feature
from the inside of the sixth row, Shanon was eventually paid for
an eighteenth place showing.
(February 4, 2020)
The "Clay by the Bay" hosted round two of the Lucas Oil
Late Model Dirt Series 'Winternationals' tonight and another $5,000
to win event was held at the racy 1/3-mile clay oval located just
south of Tampa, Florida. Shanon Buckingham stopped the clock fourth
fastest in Group A during the qualifying session prior to finishing
fourth in heat race action. Following a triumph in his B-Main, Shanon
started the 30-lapper from the inside of the tenth row and eventually
drove to his third-straight twentieth place effort at the beginning
of the 2020 season.
(February 3, 2020)
Night one of the 44th Annual 'Winternationals' for the Super Late
Model competitors drew a large Monday crowd to East Bay Raceway
Park in Gibsonton, Florida tonight for a Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt
Series showdown. A stout 62 car field piled into the pit area at
the Tampa-area facility to vie for the $5,000 payday in the first
of six straight nights of racing action. Shanon Buckingham laid
down the fifteenth quickest time in Group A during qualifying before
placing fourth in his loaded heat race and third in his B-Main.
After receiving a series provisional to gain access into the 30-lap
feature, Shanon was paid for a twentieth place performance in the
wild headliner at the "Clay by the Bay."
Nightly Results from Super Bowl of
Racing at Golden Isles...
1, 2020) The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season
finally got underway earlier tonight in the 'Super Bowl of Racing'
finale at Golden Isles Speedway. A $12,000 top prize was up for
grabs at the Brunswick, Georgia oval and 45 entrants signed into
the pit area. Shanon Buckingham posted the thirteenth fastest lap
in Group A during qualifying before finishing seventh in his stacked
heat race. Shanon then grabbed the third and final transfer spot
through his B-Main and eventually placed twentieth in the final
finishing order of the 50-lap headliner. (Zach
Yost Racing Photography)
(January 31, 2020)
Persistent rain showers at Golden Isles Speedway today has forced
the cancellation of the first round of the annual 'Super Bowl of
Racing' at the 4/10-mile oval, which is located near Brunswick,
Georgia. Tomorrow's action will go on as planned, as the $12,000
to win program set for Saturday now becomes the Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series season opener.
Buckingham to Start Lucas Oil Series
Season in Georgia and Florida!
27, 2020) Following several days of testing, Shanon
Buckingham and Double Down Motorsports (DDM) are ready to embark
on the start of their 2020 racing season in the states of Georgia
and Florida. Shanon will enter the first nine Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series events from January 31-February 9 during his stint down
south. Action will kick off at Golden Isles Speedway near Brunswick,
Georgia in the 'Super Bowl of Racing' before six straight nights
of dirt-slinging competition during the 'Winternationals' at East
Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, Florida. The "Speedweeks"
journey for the #50 team will then conclude with the first-ever
series visit to All-Tech Raceway in Ellisville, Florida. You can
view confirmed schedule dates for both Shanon and teammate Robby
Moses by clicking on the SCHEDULES
page of the website!
Double Down Motorsports Completes
2019 Season at Bulls Gap!
8, 2019) Double Down Motorsports (DDM) closed out
their version of the 2019 racing season on Saturday afternoon, December
7 with the 'Grinch at the Gap' at Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap,
Tennessee. The Drydene Xtreme DIRTcar Series presided over the season
finale and 23 competitors were on hand to do battle for the $5,000
winner's check. Shanon Buckingham finished second in his heat race
and was running inside of the top three for most of the 40-lap main
event before winding up fourth at the checkers behind only victor
Chris Madden, Kyle Strickler, and Brandon Overton. Teammate Robby
Moses, who just picked up the 2019 Schaeffer's Oil Iron-Man Late
Model Series Championship, also placed second in his heat race prior
to slipping back to eighth at the finish of his final race of the
season. Complete results from yesterday can be viewed online at
Robby Moses Officially Crowned Iron-Man
1, 2019) With the cancellation of the annual 'Leftover'
at 411 Motor Speedway in Seymour, Tennessee on Saturday, November
30 due to inclement weather, Robby Moses was officially crowned
the 2019 Schaeffer's Oil Iron-Man Late Model Series Champion! In
the ten series races that escaped the wrath of Mother Nature this
year, Robby racked up one victory, three Top Five finishes, and
eight Top Ten performances. The Maryville, Tennessee ace claimed
a $3,000 top prize back on June 21 in the 'Donald Ducky Jones Memorial'
at Wartburg Speedway in Wartburg, Tennessee! You can view all of
the results for Robby and his #21 team by clicking on the SCHEDULES
page of the website! (Brian McLeod Photo)