56 Races On Busy Lucas Oil Late Model Schedule

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The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series has set a 56-race schedule for 2020. (Jim DenHamer photo)

BATAVIA, Ohio – The Lucas Oil Late Model Series will contest a 56-race schedule next season.

The schedule will see the series visit 32 different venues across 18 states. The tour will launch with nine events during Georgia-Florida Speedweeks and concludes Oct. 16-17 with the 40th Annual Dirt Track World Championship at Portsmouth Raceway Park.

For the first time, All-Tech Raceway in Lake City, Fla., will host the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series on Sunday, Feb. 9, as the event wraps up Georgia-Florida Speedweeks. On Saturday, April 4, the tour will make its return to Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, Ala., for the first time since June 14, 2008.

The 2020 campaign will be highlighted by a generous number of the industry’s richest events, including: Lucas Oil Speedway’s Show-Me 100 ($30,000 to win); I-80 Speedway’s Silver Dollar Nationals ($53,000); Florence Speedway’s North/South 100 ($50,000); Batesville Motor Speedway’s Topless 100 ($40,000); Port Royal Speedway’s Dirt Track Throwback ($50,000); Tyler County Speedway’s Hillbilly Hundred ($30,000); Knoxville Raceway’s Late Model Nationals ($40,000); Pittsburgh’s PA Motor Speedway’s Pittsburgher 100 ($20,000); and Portsmouth Raceway Park’s Dirt Track World Championship ($100,000).

2020 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Schedule

Jan. 30-Feb. 1 – Golden Isles Speedway – Brunswick, Ga.

Feb. 2-8 – East Bay Raceway Park – Gibsonton, Fla.

Feb. 9 – All-Tech Raceway – Lake City, Fla.

March 20 – Atomic Speedway – Chillicothe, Ohio

March 21 – Brownstown Speedway – Brownstown, Ill.

April 3 – 411 Motor Speedway – Seymour, Tenn.

April 4 – Talladega Short Track – Eastaboga, Ala.

April 18 – Hagerstown Speedway – Hagerstown, Md.

April 19 – Port Royal Speedway – Port Royal, Pa.

April 24 – Tri-City Speedway – Granite City, Ill.

April 25 – Macon Speedway – Macon, Ill.

May 1 – Ponderosa Speedway – Junction City, Ky.

May 2 – Florence Speedway – Union, Ky.

May 14 – 34 Raceway – West Burlington, Iowa

May 15 – 300 Raceway – Farley, Iowa

May 21-23 – Lucas Oil Speedway – Wheatland, Mo.

June 12 – Cherokee Speedway – Gaffney, S.C.

June 13 – Smoky Mountain Speedway – Maryville, Tenn.

June 18-20 – Magnolia Motor Speedway – Columbus, Miss.

July 3 – Muskingum County Speedway – Zanesville, Ohio

July 4 – Portsmouth Raceway Park – Portsmouth, Ohio

July 10-11 – Jackson Motorplex – Jackson, Minn.

July 17 – Tri-City Speedway – Granite City, Ill.

July 18 – Lucas Oil Speedway – Wheatland, Mo.

July 23-25 – I-80 Speedway – Greenwood, Neb.

Aug. 13-15 – Florence Speedway – Union, Ky.

Aug. 20-22 – Batesville Motor Speedway – Batesville, Ark.

Aug. 28-29 – Port Royal Speedway – Port Royal, Pa.

Sept. 5 – Portsmouth Raceway Park – Portsmouth, Ohio

Sept. 6 – Tyler County Speedway – Middlebourne, W.Va.

Sept. 17-19 – Knoxville Raceway – Knoxville, Iowa

Sept. 25 – Kokomo Speedway – Kokomo, Ind.

Sept. 26 – Brownstown Speedway – Brownstown, Ind.

Oct. 2 – Raceway 7 – Conneaut, Ohio

Oct. 3 – Pittsburgh’s PA Motor Speedway – Imperial, Pa.

Oct. 10 – Dixie Speedway – Woodstock, Ga.

Oct. 11 – Rome Speedway – Rome, Ga.

Oct. 16-17 – Portsmouth Raceway Park – Portsmouth, Ohio