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November 26th, 2016 - Entering two separate events, Team Dillon racing saw Dale McDowell and both Ahnna Parkhurst in action over the Thanksgiving weekend. Traveling to 411 Motor Speedway (Seymour, Tennessee) on Saturday night, Dale was one of 29 Super Late Models signed in for the unsanctioned The Leftover. Laying down the 2nd fastest time overall behind Jimmy Owens, McDowell received the pole position for the main event after the redraw. Jumping into the lead on the drop of the green flag, Dale McDowell cruised to his seventh victory of the season and a $5,000 payday. Leading every lap of the 50-lap A-Main, Jimmy Owens, Donald McIntosh, Jackie Boggs, and Jason Hiett completed the Top 5 finishers.

On Friday night Ahnna visited Swainsboro Raceway (Swainsboro, Georgia) for the two-day Turkey 100. In a field of 52 Crate Late Models, Parkhurst followed up the 6th fastest time in her qualifying group with a 6th place finish in her heat. Transferring into the B-Main for one final shot at the $20,000-to-win A-Main on Saturday, Parkhurst failed to hit a transfer spot sending her into the Non-Qualifier feature. Running as high as 6th, Ahnna Parkhurst was forced to pull off after getting stuck behind a wreck.

Full results from these events are available at www.411MotorSpeedway.net and www.SwainsboroRaceway.net.

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November 19th, 2016 - With Dale McDowell and Ahnna Parkhurst competing in the Super and Crate Late Model divisions, Team Dillon Racing returned to action on Friday night at Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia) for the Gobbler. Drawing 35 Southern Nationals Bonus Series cars, McDowell locked his spot into the $10,000-to-win A-Main on Saturday evening with the 7th fastest qualifying time in his group. Starting in 6th, Dale jumped up two spots in the 60-lap affair notching a 4th place finish behind Brandon Overton, Chris Madden, and Donald McIntosh with Jason Hiett coming in 5th. (Zach Yost Photo)

In the Crate Late Model division, Parkhurst qualified 16th fastest in time trials and then came up short of a transfer spot in her heat. Transferring the Top 4 out of the B-Main, Ahnna edged her way into the A-Main with a 4th place spot. Rolling off 22nd for the main event, Ahnna Parkhurst advanced nine positions registering a 13th place finish.

Full results from these events are available at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com/bonus_index.html and www.BoydsSpeedway.net.

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November 12th, 2016 - Running in the unsanctioned event, Ahnna Parkhurst and Team Dillon Racing invaded Senoia Raceway (Senoia, Georgia) on Saturday night for the Showdown at Senoia. Earning the 22nd-starting spot for the $2,500-to-win A-Main via preliminary events, Parkhurst wheeled her way through the field 13 positions in the 30-lapper registering a 9th place finish.

Full results from these events are available at www.SenoiaRaceway.com.

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November 6th, 2016 - On Friday night both Dale McDowell and Ahnna Parkhurst traveled to East Alabama Motor Speedway (Phenix City, Alabama) for the 42nd Annual National 100. With 38 Super Late Models signed in for the unsanctioned weekend, McDowell timed in 9th fastest in his qualifying group sending him into the B-Main. Transferring the Top 6 into the opening night A-Main, Dale landed a 3rd place finish. Coming from the 18th-starting spot, Dale McDowell charged through the field 16 spots notching a runner-up finish behind Tim McCreadie with Jason Hiett, Ivedent Lloyd Jr., and Chase Junghans rounding out the Top 5.

On Saturday in a field of 39 cars, McDowell secured his spot into the $5,000-to-win preliminary feature with the 4th fastest qualifying time in his group. Earning the 7th-starting position, Dale fell two spots in the 42-lapper registering a 9th place finish. (Heath Lawson Photo)

For the final night of the National 100, Dale secured a front row starting spot for the finale via his performances the previous night’s.  Hanging on to a Top 10 finish, McDowell dropped back to a 9th place outing in the 100-lapper.

In the Crate Late Model division, Ahnna logged the 14th fastest time in qualifying transferring her into the B-Main for a final chance at the main event. Sending the Top 4 out of the consolation event, Parkhurst logged a 6th place outing.

Full results from these events are available at www.EAMSDirt.com.

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October 29th, 2016 - Competing in the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series season finale, Dale McDowell and Team Dillon Racing made the trip to the Dirt Track at Charlotte (Concord, North Carolina) on Friday for the two-day Bad Boy Off Road World Finals. Drawing 69 Super Late Models, McDowell started night off with a heat race victory locking his spot into the opening night A-Main. Rolling off 6th, Dale fell two spots in the 50-lapper registering an 8th place finish.

The following night for another $12,000-to-win A-Main, Dale scored another heat race win giving him the 4th-starting position for the feature. Dropping out of the Top 5, McDowell landed a 8th place finish. (Jimmy Dearing Photo)

Full results from these events are available at www.WoOLMS.com.

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October 22nd, 2016 - Following the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series, Ahnna Parkhurst invaded Talladega Short Track (Eastaboga, Alabama) on Friday for the two-day NASCAR Weekend. In a stout field of 50 Crate Late Models, Parkhurst followed up the 13th fastest qualifying time with a 4th place finish in her heat. Transferring into the B-Main for one last shot at the $2,000-to-win opening night A-Main, Ahnna came one position short of transfer spot with a 4th place outing.

Returning on Saturday to a field of 46 cars, Parkhurst had a very successful hot-lap session but logged the 12th fastest qualifying time in her group. Transferring into the B-Main for her final shot at the feature, Ahnna looked to have her transfer spot locked while running in 3rd but fell back after a late-race restart bringing an early end to her night.

Full results from these events are available at www.NeSmithRacing.com.

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October 15th, 2016 - On Friday night Team Dillon Racing pilots Dale McDowell headed to Portsmouth Raceway Park (Portsmouth, Ohio) for the 36th Annual Rhino Ag Dirt Track World Championship presented by Optima Batteries while Ahnna Parkhurst visited Golden Isles Speedway (Brunswick, Georgia) for the Showdown on the Coast. With 79 Super Late Models signed in for the two-day event, Dale started the night off with two heat race wins earning him the pole position for the main event on Saturday night. With $100,000 on the line, Dale McDowell fell back to a 17th place outing in the 100-lapper. (Heath Lawson Photo)

On Saturday night battling for the $5,000 payday in the Showdown on the Coast A-Main, Parkhurst slipped up two positions registering a 9th place finish.

Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com and www.NeSmithRacing.com.

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October 2nd, 2016 - Running in the Fall Brawl Series, Ahnna Parkhurst and Team Dillon Racing visited Senoia Raceway (Senoia, Georgia) on Saturday night competing in the Crate Late Model division. After timing in 4th overall in a field of 16 cars, Ahnna landed a 4th place finish in the A-Main finish behind Dylan Knowles, Bubba Pollard, and Dillon Tidmore with Corey Payton coming in 5th.

Full results from this event are available at www.SenoiaRaceway.com.

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October 2nd, 2016 - On Saturday night both Team Dillon Racing pilots Dale McDowell and Ahnna Parkhurst headed to Dixie Speedway (Woodstock, Georgia) for the Dixie Shootout. In a field of 51 cars for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) sanctioned event, McDowell landed a runner-up finish behind Darrell Lanigan in his heat giving him the 9th-starting position for the feature. After working his way to the front early in the event, Dale jumped into the lead on lap 43 and held the top spot for the remaining 17 laps. Holding off Tim McCreadie, Scott Bloomquist, Brandon Overton, and Darrell Lanigan, McDowell picked up his sixth victory of the season and a $12,000 payday. (Heath Lawson Photo)

During the same night in the Crate Late Model division, Parkhurst passed two cars in the feature event posting an 8th place finish.

Sunday afternoon brought Dale to Rome Speedway (Rome, Georgia) for the LOLMDS sanctioned Rome Showdown. Falling one position short of transfer spot in his heat with a 5th place outing, Dale cruised to a B-Main victory giving him the 17th-starting spot for the feature. Moving up five spots in the 50-lapper, McDowell registered a 12th place outing.

Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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September 24th, 2016 - Competing in the unsanctioned Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ 100, Team Dillon Racing and Dale McDowell headed to Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi) on Friday for the two-day event. Drawing 62 entries, McDowell posted a runner-up finish behind Jack Sullivan in his heat locking his spot into the main event on Saturday evening. Battling for a $20,000 payday, Dale charged through the field eight positions in the 100-lap A-Main notching a 2nd place finish behind Chris Madden with David Breazeale, Billy Moyer, and Morgan Bagley rounding out the Top 5. (Chris McDill Photo)

During the same night, Ahnna Parkhurst visited Modoc Raceway (Modoc, South Carolina) competing in the Crate Late Model division. Earning the 3rd-starting position for the feature via preliminary events, Parkhurst posted a runner-up finish in the feature behind Brandon Carpenter with Cole Godowns, Mark McLeod, and Steven Bowie trailing them across the finish line.

Full results from these events are available at www.MagnoliaDirt.com and www.ModocRaceway.com.

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September 17th, 2016 - Piloting the Team Dillon Racing/Sweet Bloomquist Race Cars #17m Super Late Model, Dale McDowell traveled to Knoxville Raceway (Knoxville, Iowa) on Thursday for the 13th Annual Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores. In a field of 69 Super Late Models, McDowell was running in 3rd in his heat race looking to transfer into the opening A-Main until suffering some engine trouble with 2 laps to go forcing him retire from rest of the night’s events.

Rebounding on Friday night, McDowell improved five positions in his heat edging his way into the feature with a 3rd place finish. Starting in 8th for the $7,000-to-win preliminary feature, Dale passed four cars in the 25-lapper posting a 4th place finish behind Josh Richards, Jimmy Owens, and Shannon Babb with Mike Marlar coming in 5th.

Sitting in 3rd after taking your best night of two rounds preliminary action, McDowell rolled off 3rd for the $40,000-to-win A-Main. After battling in the Top 10 for most the feature, Dale fell back to a 22nd place outing when the checkers flew. (Heath Lawson Photo)

During the same night in her Team Dillon Racing #23A Crate Late Model, Ahnna Parkhurst visited Senoia Raceway (Senoia, Georgia). Timing in 9th fastest in a field of 20 cars, Parkhurst earned the 9th-starting position for her feature.  Hanging on to a Top 10 finish, Ahnna landed a 9th place outing.

Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com and www.SenoiaRaceway.com.

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September 10th, 2016 - Running in the 46th Annual World 100, Dale McDowell and Team Dillon Racing headed to Eldora Speedway (Rossburg, Ohio) on Thursday night for the UMP DIRTcar program. Drawing 108 Super Late Models for the first round of qualifying features, McDowell grabbed the last transfer spot in his heat with a 5th place finish. Starting in 20th for the opening night A-Main, Dale improved six spots in the 25-lapper registering a 14th place outing.

On Friday night starting on the front row of his heat, Dale landed a runner-up finish behind Duane Chamberlain earning him the 3rd-starting spot for the $10,000-to-win A-Main. Hanging on to a Top 5 finish, McDowell posted a 5th place finish behind Bobby Pierce, Devin Moran, Jimmy Mars, and Don O’Neal.

For the final night of the World 100, Dale started the night off with a heat race win putting him on the pole for the $49,000-to-win finale. After losing the lead on lap 17, McDowell held on to a podium spot in the 100-lap affair notching a 3rd place finish behind Bobby Pierce and Dennis Erb Jr. with Billy Moyer Jr. and Earl Pearson Jr. rounding out the Top 5. (Heath Lawson Photos)

On Friday night Ahnna Parkhurst made her first career start at Oglethorpe Speedway Park (Pooler, Georgia) competing in the Crate Late Model division. After starting on the pole and get sent to the back for the jumping the start, Parkhurst rallied back to a 2nd place finish earning her the 4th-starting spot for the feature. Holding her position for the entire distance of the feature, Ahnna scored a 4th place finish.

The following night brought Parkhurst to Raceway (Senoia, Georgia) competing in the Crate Late Model division.  After starting in 9th in the feature, Ahnna was passing for 5th until getting caught up behind a wreck and bringing an early end to her night.

Full results from these events are available at www.EldoraSpeedway.com, www.OSPRacing.net, and www.SenoiaRaceway.com.

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September 4th, 2016 - Powering her Team Dillon Racing #23 Crate Late Model, Ahnna Parkhurst visited Dixie Speedway (Woodstock, Georgia) on Saturday night for the Labor Day special. After starting in 6th in the feature, Parkhurst suffered some mechanical issues forcing her to withdraw from the A-Main.

The following night brought Ahnna to Rome Speedway (Rome, Georgia) competing in the Crate Late Model division. After suffering carburetor issues in hot-laps, Parkhurst timed in 3rd overall giving her the 3rd-starting position for the feature. Hanging on to a Top 5 finish, Ahnna Parkhurst landed a 4th place finish behind Hunter Jones, Will Roland, and TJ Brittain with Corey Peyton coming in 5th.

Full results from these events are available at www.DixieSpeedway.com.

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August 28th, 2016 - Behind the wheel of the Dow-Dow Corning #3 Super Late Model, Austin Dillon made the trip to Tri-City Motor Speedway (Auburn, Michigan) on Wednesday night competing in the American Ethanol Late Model Tour. Drawing a stout field of 46 entries, Austin posted the fastest time in qualifying putting him 5th on the starting rundown for his heat. Transferring the Top 3, Dillon held his position sending him into the B-Main. Sending the Top 2 into the $4,000-to-win main event, Austin scored a runner-up finish behind Travis Stemler earning him the 21st-starting position for the feature. Breaking into the Top 10, Austin Dillon charged through the field 15 spots in the 40-lap feature registering a 6th place finish.

On Friday night Dale McDowell and Team Dillon Racing visited Merritt Speedway (Lake City, Michigan) for the two-day World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series special event. In a field of 40 Super Late Models, McDowell followed up the quickest time overall in qualifying with a 3rd place finish in his heat race. Earning the 9th-stariting spot for the feature, Dale came one position short of a Top 5 finish with a 6th place outing.

After the second night of the Keyser’s Great Lakes Shootout was postponed to Sunday afternoon, Ahnna Parkhurst traveled to Modoc Raceway (Modoc, South Carolina) on Saturday night competing in the Crate Late Model division. Dealing with motor problems early in the event, Parkhurst fought off a tight setup in the feature to record a solid 10th place finish.

Returning on Sunday for the $10,000 top prize, Dale McDowell logged a 6th place finish in his heat transferring him into the B-Main. Sending the Top 3 into the main event, Dale was an early retiree from the 10-lap consolation event but earned a provisional into the A-Main. Moving up five positions in the 50-lap feature, Dale McDowell registered an 18th place outing.

Full results from these events are available at www.UltimateSupers.com, www.ModocRaceway.com, and www.WooLMS.com.

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August 18th, 2016 - Running in the Ultimate Super Late Model Series, Team Dillon Racing and Dale McDowell headed to Volunteer Speedway (Bulls Gap, Tennessee) on Thursday for the $12,000-to-win Scorcher A-Main. After timing in 2nd fastest in his group behind Ricky Weiss, Dale scored a heat race victory earning him the 3rd-starting spot for the feature. Making contact with another competitor on the very first lap, McDowell was forced to withdraw from the 50-lap A-Main.

Full results from this event are available at www.UltimateSupers.com.

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August 13th, 2016 - Looking to keep up his winning ways in his brand new Sweet Bloomquist Race Car, Dale McDowell made the trek to Florence Speedway (Union, Kentucky) on Thursday night for the rescheduled Ralph Latham Memorial. Drawing 65 cars for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) sanctioned event, McDowell fell one position short of transfer spot in his heat with a 4th place outing. Needing a 2nd place finish or better in his B-Main to make the $30,000-to-win A-Main, Dale logged a 4th place finish.

Returning on Friday for two rounds of heats to earn his shot into the Sunoco North/South 100 on Saturday night, Dale followed up a 4th place finish in his first heat with a runner-up finish behind Steve Francis in his second heat. Locked into the 8th-starting spot for the $50,000-to-win feature, Dale improved five positions in the 100-lapper posting a 3rd place finish behind Bobby Pierce and Scott Bloomquist with Devin Moran and Don O’Neal rounding out the Top 5. (Heath Lawson Photo)

Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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July 26th, 2016 - Making his first start in the Super Late Model division in over a year, Ty Dillon headed to Boyd' Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia) along with Ahnna Parkhurst to compet in the Schaeffer Oil Southern National Series. In a field of thirty-five cars, Dillon earned a front row starting spot for his heat. Posting a runner-up finsih behind Jason Hiett, Ty earned a 13th place starting spot for the $3,500-to-win feature. Moving up three positions in the 35-lapper, Ty Dillon registered a 10th place finish. Falling two positions short of a transfer position in her heat, Parkhurst night was over after her 6th place finish.

Full results from this event are available at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.

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July 24th, 2016 - On Friday night Team Dillon Racing headed to Swainsboro Raceway (Swainsboro, Georgia) with Ahnna Parkhurst competing in the Crate Late Model division. Posting the 6th fastest time in a field of twenty-seven cars, Ahnna earned a 3rd row starting spot for the feature. After running in 6th for the majority of the race, Parkhurst got caught behind a wreck bringing an early end to her night.

After the crew thrashed to get the car in shape to race, Parkhurst traveled to Dixie Speedway (Woodstock, Georgia) on Saturday night. Following the 6th fastest time in qualifying, Ahnna lost three spots in the feature registering a 9th place outing.

Wrapping up the weekend, Team Dillon Racing stopped at Rome Speedway (Rome, Georgia) with both Dale McDowell and Ahnna Parkhurst competing in the Super and Crate Late Model divisions. Starting the night off with the fastest time in a field of twenty-seven cars, Dale earned the pole position starting spot for the Schaeffer Oil Southern National Series A-Main. Leading all 53-laps, McDowell registered his third straight win and fifth overall with Frank Ingram, Casey Roberts, Vic Hill, and Donald McIntosh rounding out the top five. Dale pocketed a $5,300 payday for his dominate 53-lap victory.

After recording the 5th fastest time in qualifying, Parkhurst fell back to a 11th place outing in the feature event.

Full results from these events are available at www.SwainsboroRaceway.com, www.DixieSpeedway.com, and www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.

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July 16th, 2016 - Kicking off the Schaeffer Oil Southern Nationals Series on Saturday night, Dale McDowell traveled to Wythe Raceway (Rural Retreat, Virginia) for the $10,000-to-win opening night A-Main. Timing in 4th fastest in his group of thirteen, Dale was slated to start 7th for the A-Main. After the long rain-delay, McDowell charged through the field in the 53-lapper picking up his second straight victory in his Sweet Bloomquist Race Car and his fourth win of the season. Donald McIntosh, Chris Brown, Gregg Satterlee, and Shanon Buckingham trailied Dale across the finish line. (Christopher Brown Photo)

On the same night, Ahnna Parkhurst made the last minute decision to visit I-75 Raceway (Sweetwater, Tennessee) for the regular night of racing. Following the 7th fastest time in qualifying, Parkhurst improved one spot in the feature event landing a 6th place outing.

Full results from these events are available at www.I75Raceway.com and www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.

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July 9th, 2016 - Piloting his brand new Sweet Bloomquist Race Car #17M Super Late Model, Dale McDowell and Team Dillon Racing headed to Smoky Mountain Speedway (Maryville, Tennessee) on Saturday night for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) sanctioned event. Storming to a heat race win in a field of thirty cars, McDowell earned the pole position starting spot for the Mountain Moonshine Classic A-Main. Leading from flag-to-flag, Dale charged all 60-laps to capture his third victory of the season over Jared Landers, Scott Bloomquist, Tim McCreadie, and Steve Francis. Dale pocketed a $12,000 payday for his triumph in the feature event. (Heath Lawson Photo)

Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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July 3rd, 2016 - Running with the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series, Ahnna Parkhurst traveled to Talladega Short Track (Eastaboga, Alabama) on Friday night for the Independence 40. After posting the 24th fastest time in a field of twenty-nine, Parkhurst improved six positions in the feature registering a 18th place outing.

Continuing with the NeSmith series on Saturday, Parkhurst visited Penton Raceway (Penton, Alabama) where she timed in 7th fastest. Moving up one position in the 40-lap A-Main, Ahnna notched a 6th place finish.

Closing out the holiday weekend, Ahnna stopped at Rome Speedway (Rome, Georgia) for the regular night of racing. Following the 4th fastest time in qualifying, Parkhurst scored a 4th place finish in the feature.

Full results from these events are available at www.NeSmithRacing.com.

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June 25th, 2016 - Team Dillon Racing headed to Lernerville Speedway (Sarver, Pennsylvania) on Thursday with Dale McDowell behind the wheel for the 10th Annual Firecracker 100. With the weather postponing the opening night of preliminary events to Saturday, Friday kicked off the two-day show with a $6,000-to-win A-Main. After recording the fastest time in a stout field of fifty Super Late Models, Dale edged his way into the feature with a 3rd place finish in his heat.  Holding his starting position for all 30-laps, McDowell recorded a 13th place finish.

On Saturday afternoon Dale stormed to the front from his 3rd place starting spot scoring a heat race win. Slated to start 8th, Dale McDowell gained one position registering a 7th place finish.

Later that night with an inside second row starting position in his heat, Dale posted a runner-up finish behind Scott Bloomquist earning him a 3rd place starting spot for the $30,000-to-win A-Main. Waiting until the lap 17 to take the top spot, McDowell led the following 37 circuits until race winner Scott Bloomquist passed him on lap 54. Hanging on to a podium finish, Dale McDowell landed a 3rd place finish behind Bloomquist and Josh Richards with Earl Pearson Jr. and Jonathan Davenport rounding out the top five. (Jason Shank Photo)

Also on Saturday night Ahnna Parkhurst was pulling double duty at Modoc Raceway (Modoc, South Carolina) competing in her Crate Late Model and the CT 525-engine Late Model. In a field of nineteen cars for the Fast Unified Engine Late Model Series (FUEL), Parkhurst placed 7th in the Modoc Showdown A-Main after starting 6th. In the Crate Late Model division, Ahnna posted the 5th fastest time in qualifying but got spun out early in her feature. Coming from the tail, Ahnna Parkhurst battled her way back to a 6th place outing.

Full results from these events are available at www.WoOLMS.com and www.ModocRaceway.com.

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June 11th, 2016 - Competing in the 22nd Annual Dirt Late Model Dream, Team Dillon Racing headed to Eldora Speedway (Rossburg, Ohio) on Thursday night with Dale McDowell wheeling the #17m Super Late Model for the UMP DIRTcar sanctioned show. Drawing seventy-two cars for the opening night event, McDowell earned the pole position starting spot for the one of the two 25-lap features after scoring a heat race win. Hanging on to a top five finish in the $5,000-to-win preliminary A-Main, Dale posted a 4th place finish behind Brandon Sheppard, Ricky Thornton Jr. and Billy Moyer with Terry Phillips coming in 5th.

For the second night of preliminary action on Friday, McDowell improved one spot in his heat recording a 3rd place outing. Starting in 11th for the feature, Dale worked his way into the top five posting a 5th place finish behind Brandon Sheppard, Dennis Erb Jr., Bobby Pierce, and Billy Moyer.

With two top five finishes in his preliminary features the past two nights, Dale was slated to start on the front row of his heat with Dennis Erb Jr. starting on the inside. Needing a 3rd place finish or better to make the 22nd Annual Dirt Late Model Dream, McDowell fell one spot edging his way into the 100-lap affair. Coming from the 9th row in the A-Main, Dale McDowell improved fourteen positions landing a podium finish behind Dennis Erb Jr. and Josh Richards with Jonathan Davenport and Don O’Neal rounding out the top five. (Heath Lawson Photo)

Full results from these events are available at www.EldoraSpeedway.com.

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June 4th, 2016 - Friday night brought Ahnna Parkhurst to Carolina Speedway (Gastonia, North Carolina) for the South Eastern Crate Association (SECA) sanctioned event.  After posting the 9th fastest time in qualifying, Parkhurst improved two spots in her heat recording a 3rd place finish. Starting in 5th for the A-Main, Ahnna fell two positions logging a 7th place outing.  

Returning with the SECA series, Parkhurst headed to Cherokee Speedway (Gaffney, South Carolina) on Saturday night. Hanging on to her 4th place starting spot in her heat, Ahnna earned a 9th place starting position for the feature. Staying put for the entire distance, Ahnna Parkhurst registered a 9th place finish.

Full results from these events are available at www.SecaRacing.com.

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May 29th, 2016 - Kicking off the action-packed Memorial Day weekend, Team Dillon Racing traveled to Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia) on Friday with Dale McDowell and Ahnna Parkhurst in the driver’s seat. In a field of forty-six cars for the Old Man’s Garage Spring Nationals event, McDowell cruised to heat race win earning him a 6th place starting spot for the feature. Advancing three positions in the $4,000-to-win event, Dale notched a 3rd place finish behind Mike Marlar and Donald McIntosh with Riley Hickman and Jason Hiett rounding out the top five. Starting in 9th for her Crate Late Model feature, Parkhurst held her spot for the entire distance recording a 9th place spot.

On Saturday night the Spring Nationals followers headed to Dixie Speedway (Woodstock, Georgia) for another $4,000-to-win feature. Pdosting the fastest time in his group, McDowell locked his spot into the feature. Scoring a runner-up finish in his dash behind Mike Marlar, Dale earned a front row starting spot for the A-Main starting alongside Marlar. Losing one spot in the 40-lapper, Dale McDowell scored another 3rd place finish behind Marlar and Casey Roberts with Derek Ellis and Austin Smith trailing them to the checkers. Following the 8th fastest time in a field of twenty-nine, Parkhurst was slated to start on the 4th row of the feature.  After running into troubles early in the event, Ahnna held on to a 7th place finish.

Closing out the three-day weekend, Team Dillon Racing stopped at Rome Speedway (Rome, Georgia) for the Spring Nationals series season finale. Cruising to another heat race win, McDowell earned a 6th place starting spot for the $6,000-to-win A-Main. Breaking into the top five, Dale registered a 4th place finish behind Jonathan Davenport Casey Roberts, and Jason Croft with Jason Hiett coming in 5th. Ahnna timed in 11th out of field of twenty-four, setting her up with a 11th place starting spot for the feature. After working her way up to 6th, Parkhurst ran into a big pile-up bringing an early end to her night.

Full results from these events are available at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com/spring_index.html.

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May 21st, 2016 - Team Dillon Racing saw Ahnna Parkhurst in action at Talladega Short Track (Eastaboga, Alabama) on Saturday night competing in the Crate Late Model division. Starting on the pole of her heat race, Ahnna scored a 3rd place finish earning her a 5th place starting spot for the feature. Passing two cars in the feature, Parkhurst notched a 3rd place finish behind Cruz Skinner and Joe Noojin with Kyle Clifton and Brian Dodgen coming in 5th.

Full results from this event are available at www.TalladegaShortTrack.com.

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May 14th, 2016 - On Friday night Dale McDowell headed to Atomic Speedway (Chillicothe, Ohio) for the inaugural Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) Buckeye Nationals. In a massive field of forty-nine cars, McDowell edged his way into the main event on Saturday night with a 3rd place finish in his heat. Starting in 13th for the $50,000-to-win show, Dale improved two spots in the 75-lap affair posting an 11th place outing.

During the same night on Saturday, Ahnna Parkhurst visited Modoc Raceway (Modoc, South Carolina) competing in the Crate Late Model division. After timing in 3rd quick in a field of twelve, Parkhurst went on to place 3rd in the A-Main finishing behind Travis Pennington and Gib Gibbons with Donnie Shealy and Henry Carter rounding out the top five.

Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com and www.ModocRaceway.com.

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May 7th, 2016 - Over the Mother’s Day weekend Team Dillon Racing saw Ahnna Parkhurst back in action on Friday night at Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia) with Dale McDowell and Ryan Gifford making the calls in the pits. After running into issues early in the night, the crew was able to get the #23A machine ready for the following night at Swainsboro Raceway (Swainsboro, Georgia). Competing in the Crate Late Model division, Ahnna posted the 22nd fastest time in qualifying. Starting on the eleventh row for the feature, Parkhurst improved seven spots recording a 15th place finish.

During the same night on Saturday, Dale McDowell headed to Smoky Mountain Speedway (Maryville, Tennessee) for the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series (WoO) sanctioned event. Drawing a stacked field of forty-five Super Late Models for the Mountain Outlaw 50, McDowell followed up the fifth fastest time in his group with a 3rd place finish in his heat. Earning a 9th place starting position for the $10,000-to-win A-Main, Dale McDowell gained two spots into the 50-lapper notching a 7th place finish.

Full results from these events are available at www.BoydsSpeedway.net, www.SwainsboroRaceway.com, and www.WoOLMS.com.

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April 30th, 2016 - The Team Dillon Racing team traveled to Talladega Short Track (Eastaboga, Alabama) on Saturday night with Dale McDowell and Ahnna Parkhurst behind the wheel. With thirty-four Super Late Models signed in for the Southern All Stars event, Dale posted the 3rd fastest time in qualifying earning him a second row starting spot for the NASCAR Dega 40 A-Main. Falling one spot in the 40-lapper, McDowell recorded a 4th place finish behind Jason Hiett, Riley Hickman, and Cory Hedgecock, with Jake Knowles coming in 5th.  Ahnna came up short of a transfer spot in her consolation event shifting her focus to her Crate car.

In a stacked field of forty-eight Crate Late Models, Parkhurst failed to secure her spot in qualifying transferrig her into the B-Main for one more shot. Sending only the winner into the $2,500-to-win A-Main, Ahnna Parkhurst came up short of a transfer position.

Full results from these events are available at www.SASDirt.com and www.NeSmithRacing.com.

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April 23rd, 2016 - On Saturday night Ahnna Parkhurst visited Greenville-Pickens Speedway (Junction City, Kentucky) for the Southeast Super Trucks Series event. Posting the 13th fastest time in qualifying, Ahnna secured her spot into the field of twenty trucks for the feature. Starting on the 7th row, Parkhurst held her spot for the 60-lap affair registering a 13th place finish.

Full results from this event are available at www.SoutheastTrucks.net.

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April 16th, 2016 - The Team Dillon Racing team traveled to Volunteer Speedway (Bulls Gap, Tennessee) on Friday night with Dale McDowell battling in the Old Man’s Garage Spring Nationals sanctioned event. Drawing thirty-one cars for the two-day Spring Thaw, McDowell captured a heat race win earning him a 6th place starting spot for the feature. With $4,000 on the line in the opening night A-Main, Dale advanced four spots in the 40-lapper scoring a runner-up finish behind Mike Marlar with Rick Eckert, Donald McIntosh, and Gregg Satterlee rounding out the top five. (Wells Racing Photography)

Returning for the $10,000-to-win show on Saturday night, Dale secured a front row starting spot for the feature after notching a heat race victory. Starting alongside Rick Eckert for the 60-lap affair, McDowell lost the lead on the 24th lap eventually setting back to a 3rd place finish behind Chris Madden and Mike Marlar with Rick Eckert and Donald McIntosh trailing them.

Competing in the Crate Late Model division, Ahnna Parkhurst traveled to Modoc Raceway (Modoc, South Carolina) on Saturday night. Battling a loose car early on in the night, Parkhurst posted the eleventh fastest time out of the fourteen cars. Following a 6th place starting spot for the feature, Ahnna got caught up with another competitor on a restart sending her to the tail. Coming from 11th, Ahnna Parkhurst worked her way back to a 7th place finish.

Full results from these events are available at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com/spring_index.html and www.ModocRaceway.com.

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April 9th, 2016 - Competing in the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series (WoO), Dale McDowell visited Duck River Raceway Park (Wheel, Tennessee) on Friday night for the $10,000-to-win main event. With thirty-three Super Late Models signed in, McDowell scored a runner-up finish in his heat behind Josh Richards. Earning the pole position starting spot for the feature after the redraw, Dale McDowell went on to lead all 50 laps scoring his second win of the season. Collecting a $10,000 payday, Darrell Lanigan, Josh Richards, Shane Clanton, and Brian Shirley trailed McDowell across the finish line. (Thomas Hendrickson Photo)

On Saturday night Ahnna Parkhurst traveled to Anderson Motor Speedway (Anderson, South Carolina) competing in the Southeast Super Trucks. With twenty-one entries signed in, Parkhurst earned a 9th row starting spot for the feature after timing in 17th quick. Early in the event, Ahnna was hooked in the rear by another competitor bringing an early end to her night.

Full results from these events are available at www.WoOLMS.com and www.AndersonMotorSpeedway.com.

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April 2nd, 2016 - On Friday night Dale McDowell signed in to Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia) for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event. Drawing thirty-four cars for the $10,000-to-win A-Main, McDowell timed in second fastest in his group behind Scott Bloomquist. Capturing a heat race win, Dale earned a 4th place starting spot for the feature. With 50 laps to make some moves, Dale McDowell notched a 6th place finish behind in the main event.

Ahnna Parkhurst reeled in a 13th place finish in the 25-lap Crate Late Model feature.

Continuing with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, Dale McDowell traveled to East Alabama Motor Speedway (Phenix City, Alabama) on Saturday night for the Bama Bash. Placing 4th in his heat, McDowell earned an 11th place starting spot for the $12,000-to-win feature. Retiring on the lap 40, Dale was credited with a 15th place finish. (Heath Lawson Photo)

Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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March 19th, 2016 - Team Dillon Racing invaded Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia) on Saturday night for the Southern Nationals Bonus Series Lucky Star 40. With Dale McDowell competing in the Super Late Model division and Ahnna Parkhurst competing in the Crate Late Model division, Dale posted the fastest time in a field of thirty-four cars. Following a 2nd place outing in his heat behind Cory Hedgecock, McDowell earned a front row starting position for the $4,000-to-win feature. Taking the lead on the very first lap, Dale McDowell went on to capture his first win of the 2016 season with Donald McIntosh, Cory Hedgecock, Jonathan Davenport, and Jared Landers rounding out the top five. (Thomas Hendrickson Photo)

After recording the 8th fastest time in qualifying, Parkhurst brought home a 7th place outing in the feature event.

Full results from this event are available at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.

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March 12th, 2016 - Dale McDowell paid a visit to Smoky Mountain Speedway (Maryville, Tennessee) on Saturday night for the Old Man’s Garage Spring Nationals Series sanctioned Tennessee Tipoff. With twenty-seven cars signed in, McDowell scored a runner-up finish in his heat behind Joey Coulter. Paying $15,000 to the winner of the 75-lap affair, Dale gained two positons scoring a 5th place finish behind Scott Bloomquist, Randy Weaver, Mike Marlar, and Darrell Lanigan. (Chad Wells Photo)

Full results from this event are available at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.

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February 28th, 2016 - On Saturday night Team Dillon Racing made the trip to Cochran Motor Speedway (Cochran, Georgia) with Dale McDowell running in the Super Late Model division while Ahnna Parkhurst was pulling double duty in both Super and Crate Late Model divisions. Sending the top five qualifiers out of each group into the A-Main, Ahnna and Dale both secured there spot for the main event with the 2nd and 3rd fastest times. With $5,000 on the line in the feature, McDowell was slated to start from 3rd while Ahnna was one row back in 5th. Improving one position, Dale scored a runner-up finish behind Brandon Overton with Casey Roberts, Jordy Nipper, and Riley Hickman rounding out the top five. Ahnna held on to a top ten finish placing 10th in the A-Main.

After recording the 21st fastest time in a field of thirty-one Crate Late Models, Parkhurst retired early from 40-lap A-Main with 13 laps remaining and was credited a 17th place finish.

The following night in a field of twenty-one Super Late Models, Dale locked his spot into the main event with the 2nd fastest qualifying time in his group. Failing to secure her spot via qualifying, Ahnna earned a 14th place starting spot for the A-Main based off her consolation performance. Battling for another $5,000 payday, Parkhurst advanced three spots recording a 11th place finish while McDowell fell back to a 16th place outing. (Richard Barnes Photo)

Competing in Sunday’s NeSmith RockAuto.com Winter Shootout sanctioned Daytime Duel, Ahnna Parkhurst fell two positions short of a transfer spot in qualifying with the 7th fastest time. Recording a 6th place finish in her consolation event, Parkhurst earned a 20th place starting spot for the feature. Paying $2,500 to the winner, Ahnna worked her way through the field four positions in the 50-lap affair registering a 16th place finish.

Full results from these events are available at www.SasDirt.com and www.NeSmithRacing.com.

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February 20th, 2016 - Competing in the seventh night of the 45th Annual UMP DIRTcar Nationals, Austin and Ty Dillon were both signed in on Monday night for the Gator Championship. Based off preliminary events, Austin earned a 3rd place starting spot for the feature while his brother would start one spot behind him in 4th. Battling for a $5,000 payday, Austin notched a runner-up finish behind Nick Hoffman while Ty scored a 4th behind Jason Beaulieu with Brian Ruhlman coming in 5th.

Team Dillon Racing returned to Volusia Speedway Park on Tuesday night but with different members of the team behind the wheel. Dale McDowell was one of fifty-one cars competing the Late Model division while Ryan Gifford took part in the Modified class. Laying down the fastest time in his group, McDowell scored a runner-up finish in his heat behind Billy Ogle Jr. Starting in 10th for the $7,000-to-win A-Main, Dale suffered a flat tire with 5-laps remaining sending him back to a 18th place outing.

Powering Ty Dillon’s #41 Open Wheel Modified in the 15-lap feature, Ry Gifford scored a 10th place finish in the $600-to-win main event.

On Wednesday night with fifty-two Super Late Models signed in, Dale McDowell earned the pole position starting spot for his heat after posting the fastest qualifying time in his group. Leading from start-to-finish, McDowell was set to start the main event from the front row alongside Steve Casebolt. With $10,000 on the line, Dale fell one spot in the 40-lap affair recording a podium finish behind Scott Bloomquist and Jonathan Davenport with Josh Richards and Rodney Sanders rounding out the top five. (Heath Lawson Photos)

Returning on Thursday for the first night of the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series (WoO) action, Dale McDowell was slated to start in the 3rd row for his heat after timing in 6th fastest in his group. Storming his way to the front, McDowell captured a heat race win transferring him into the main event. Starting on the front row alongside Josh Richards, McDowell held his spot for all 50 laps finishing 2nd behind Richards with Jonathan Davenport, Scott Bloomquist, and Rick Eckert trailing them across the finish line.

Recording the 7th fastest qualifying time in his group on Friday night, Dale McDowell earned a 3rd place starting spot or his heat. Transferring the top three into the feature, McDowell grabbed the last transfer spot with a 3rd place finish. Coming from 13th, Dale improved five spots in the 50-lapper landing a 8th place finish.

Wrapping up the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals, Dale McDowell grabbed the last transfer spot in his heat on Saturday night with a 3rd place finish. Battling for the $10,000 payday in the 50-lap A-Main, McDowell gained one spot recording a 16th place outing.

Full results from these events are available at www.DirtCarNationals.com and www.WoOLMS.com.

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February 14th, 2016 - Ty Dillon made his 2016 debut on Tuesday night traveling to Volusia Speedway Park (Barberville, Florida) powering the Team Dillon Racing #41 Open Wheel Modified for the 45th Annual DIRTcar Nationals. Competing in a field of fifty-nine cars, Dillon logged the 5th fastest time in his group giving him a 3rd row starting spot for his heat. Transferring the top three, Ty fell one spot short with a 4th place outing. Needing a 2nd place finish or better to make the $1,000-to-win A-Main, Ty Dillon came up short a transfer position.

Returning for the second night of action, Ty Dillon earned a 2nd row starting spot for his heat after timing in 2nd quick in his qualifying group. Finishing 2nd in his heat, Dillon was slated to start 12th for the 20-lap main event. Battling for $1,000 payday, Ty stormed through the field eight positions notching a 4th place finish behind Nick Hoffman, Kenny Wallace, and Jason Beaulieu, with David Stremme coming in 5th.

On Thursday for the third night of the UMP DIRTcar Nationals, Austin Dillon made his debut powering the TDR #3 Open Wheel Modified while Ty competed in his third consecutive event. Ty timed in quickest in the entire field, resulting in a 4th place starting spot for his heat. Austin recorded the 2nd fastest time in his group, setting him up with a 3rd place starting position. Transferring the top three into the A-Main, Austin edged his way with a 3rd place outing and Ty scored a 2nd place finish earning him a 4th row starting spot for the main event. With $1,000 on the line, Ty improved six spots in the 20-lapper scoring a runner-up finish behind Tyler Nicely with Brian Ruhlman, Jason Beaulieu, and Nick Hoffman rounding out the top five. Austin improved five spots in the feature recording a 13th place outing.

With Ty the only one racing on Friday night, Dillon posted the 5th fastest qualfiyng time in his group earned his a 5th place starting spot for his heat. Edging his way into the feature with a 3rd place spot, Ty Dillon was set to start 15th for the main event. Gaining ten spots in the 20-lapper without any brakes, Ty scored a 5th place finish behind Trent Young, Nick Hoffman, Jacob Hawkins and Kenny Wallace.

Laying down the fastest time in qualifying, Ty Dillon earned a 4th place starting spot for his heat. Storming to the front in the first lap, Dillon earned the pole positon starting spot for the feature after his heat race victory. Getting passed with 2 laps remaining, Ty landed a runner-up finish behind Nick Hoffman with Josh Harris, Ray Bollinger, and Bryce Jewel rounding out the top five.

With Austin returning behind the wheel on Sunday night, Dillon earned a 4th place starting spot for the main event after cruising to a heat race victory. Gaining one positon in the 20-lapper, Austin Dillon notched a 3rd place finish behind Brian Ruhlman and Jacob Hawkins with Kenny Wallace and Max McLaughlin completing the top five.

Full results from these events are available at www.DirtCarNationals.com.

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January 30th, 2016 - On Friday evening Team Dillon Racing saw Dale McDowell make his 2016 season debut at Boyd’s Speedway  (Ringgold, Georgia) for the unsanctioned Cabin Fever 40 along with Ahnna Parkhurst piloting the #23 Crate Late Model. In a field of thirty-seven Super Late Models, McDowell followed up his 2nd fastest qualifying time in time trials with a 6-lap dash victory sending him into the feature with the pole position starting spot. Battling for a $3,500 payday, Dale landed a runner-up spot behind Donald McIntosh in the 40-lap A-Main with Ray Cook, Jason Maney, and Tod Hernandez rounding out the top five. .(Wells Racing Photography)

Following a few issues in qualifying in the Crate division, Ahnna rallied back in her feature event advancing eight spots to record a 15th place outing.

Full results from these events are available at www.BoydsSpeedway.net.

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January 10th, 2016 - Kicking off the 2016 season, Ahnna Parkhurst made the trip to Talladega Short Track (Eastaboga, Alabama) on Thursday night for the 25th Annual Ice. Drawing a massive field of sixty-five Crate Late Models for the NeSmith Winter sanctioned event, Parkhurst recorded the fastest time in her qualifying group setting her up with a front row starting spot for her heat. Following a 2nd place heat finish behind Ray Cook, Ahnna was slated to start on the 6th row for the feature. With $3,000 on the line, Ahnna Parkhurst logged a 21st place outing.

Full results from this event are available at www.TalladegaShortTrack.com.

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January 1st, 2016 - Making their way to a total of one hundred and nine events during the 2015 season, Team Dillon Racing saw Austin and Ty Dillon, Dale McDowell, Ryan Gifford, Ahnna Parkhurst and Kate Dallenbach reel in eight feature wins. Austin scored three in his modified, Tyler recorded one while Ryan Gifford captured one win in his 525 and Dale McDowell landed three features wins. With the weather affecting twenty-eight of their scheduled dates, Dale retired twenty-five top ten finishes and twenty top five outings. The Dillon brothers finished the season with fifteen top five exits. Ryan Gifford logged eight top ten finishes and six top five finishes along with Kate Dallenbach’s three top ten exits and one top five finish. Ahnna Parkhurst registered twelve top ten finishes and two top five outings.

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November 29th, 2015 - Ahnna Parkhurst headed to Swainsboro Raceway (Swainsboro, Georgia) on Saturday night competing in the unsanctioned Turkey 100. Drawing a stout field of sixty-four Crate Late Models for the two-day event, Parkhurst was slated to on the 4th row of her heat. Failing to hit a transfer spot, Ahnna had one more shot at the $20,000-to-win A-Main on Sunday with a B-Main appearance. Starting in 12th, Ahnna Parkhurst came up short of a transfer position bringing an early end to her weekend.

Full results from this event are available at www.SwainsboroRaceway.com.

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November 21st, 2015 - Making the trip to Cleveland Speedway (Cleveland, Tennessee), Dale McDowell was one of thirty Super Late Model signed in on Friday night for the two-day Southern Nationals Bonus Series event. Recording the fastest time in qualifying, Dale went on to score a heat race win giving him the pole position starting spot for the main event on Saturday night. Battling with Chris Madden for the $10,000 payday, McDowell came up one spot short with a 2nd place finish behind Madden with Randy Weaver, Chase Junghans, and Mike Marlar rounding out the top five.

Full results from this event are available at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.

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November 14th, 2015 - Dale McDowell traveled to Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia) on Saturday night for the Southern Nationals Bonus Series sanctioned Turkey Throwdown. In a field of forty-four entries, Dale recorded the fastest time in qualifying setting him for preliminary action. Transferring twenty-two cars into the main event, McDowell earned a front row starting spot for the 50-lapper. With $5,000 on the line, Dale McDowell landed a runner-up finish to Chris Madden with Jimmy Owens, Jason Hiett, and Shane Clanton rounding out the top five. (Michael Moats Photo)

Full results from this event are available at www.BoydsSpeedway.net.

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November 8th, 2015 - Thursday night brought Dale McDowell and Team Dillon Racing to the Dirt Track at Charlotte (Concord, North Carolina) for the three-day World of Outlaws Late Model Series World Finals presented by Bad Boy Buggies. Drawing a stout field of eighty-six Super Late Models, Dale earned a 4th row starting spot for his heat on Friday based off his qualifying times. Needing a 3rd place spot or better to make the show, McDowell logged an 11th place finish sending him into the B-Main. Transferring the top two into the feature, Dale McDowell registered a 20th place outing.

After the rain postponed all of Saturday’s events to Sunday, Dale McDowell was set to start 9th in his heat. Failing to hit a transfer spot, Dale had one more shot at the A-Main with a B-Main appearance. Coming from the 2nd row, McDowell scored a consolation victory transferring him into the main event. With $12,000 on the line, Dale McDowell gained three spots in the 50-lap affair recording a 18th place finish.

Full results from these events are available at www.WoOLMS.com.