on Podium in Atomic Special; Rattliff in Top Ten
22, 2019) The JRR team made their way to Atomic Speedway
in Alma, Ohio on Friday evening, June 21 for a $5,000 to win unsanctioned
event dubbed as 'The Night the Stars Come Out.' Jason Jameson won
his heat race in preliminary action and later ran third in the 30-lapper
behind only victor Freddie Carpenter and runner-up Steve Casebolt.
Justin Rattliff, on the other hand, placed fifth in his loaded heat
race prior to moving up to tenth in the final rundown of the main
event. Saturday's $5,000 to win tilt at Florence (KY) Speedway was
then washed out due to persistent rain. Full results from last night
at the former K-C Raceway can be accessed online at www.atomicspeedway.net.
(Michael Hamilton Photo)
$3,000 for Lake Cumberland Speedway Win!
16, 2019) Jason Jameson collected his second win of the
2019 racing season on Saturday evening, June 15 at Lake Cumberland
Speedway in Burnside, Kentucky! Jason swept the night, as he set
Fast Time in qualifying, won his heat race, and emerged victorious
in the unsanctioned main event to pocket the $3,000 top prize ahead
of Victor Lee, Michael Chilton, Jared Hawkins, and Zack Dohm. Teammate
Justin Rattliff laid down the third quickest lap in time trials,
finished second in his heat race, and later wound up tenth in the
final finishing order of the A-Main.
On Friday night, June 14 at Ponderosa Speedway in Junction City,
Kentucky, a $4,088 winner's check was on the line in the annual
running of the 'Big Daddy Classic.' Jason ran third in heat race
action before placing tenth in the final rundown of the 40-lapper,
while Justin finished fourth in his stacked heat race and eighth
in the unsanctioned headliner. Full results from both Kentucky venues
can be accessed online at www.ponderosaspeedway.net
Competes in 25th Annual Dirt Late Model Dream
9, 2019) The #12 JRR team ventured to the famed Eldora
Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio from June 6-8 for the 25th edition of
the 'Dirt Late Model Dream.' Jason Jameson unfortunately missed
out on the $10,000 to win Twin 25s after finishing eighth in his
heat race and seventh in his B-Main on Thursday night and running
tenth in his heat race and ninth in his B-Main on Friday evening.
When Saturday rolled around at the "Big E," all eyes in
the pit area were focused on the whopping $125,000 payday in the
'Dirt Late Model Dream.' Jason wound up twelfth in his loaded heat
race and was unable to transfer into the 100-lap headliner, which
was eventually won by Brandon Sheppard. Complete results from the
hallowed 1/2-mile, high-banked speedplant can be viewed online at
(Todd Healy Photo)
in Roland Memorial; Rattliff Close Behind in Sixth
2, 2019) Following a rain-out on Friday night at Richmond
Raceway in Richmond, Kentucky, the Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR)
team was back at Richmond on Saturday evening, June 1 for the 'Mike
Roland Memorial.' The Southern All Stars Dirt Racing Series (SAS)
invaded the Kentucky bullring to preside over the $6,000 to win
special. Jason Jameson suffered from electrical issues during qualifying,
but later placed third in his consolation event. After starting
the 50-lapper from the inside of the eighth row, Jason pitted several
times early in the distance before rallying to a strong fifth place
performance behind only victor Michael Chilton, Jackie Boggs, Zack
Dohm, and David Breazeale. Justin Rattliff was also in action, as
he laid down the fourth fastest lap in Group B during qualifying
and later moved up to sixth in the final finishing order. Full results
from last night at Richmond can be accessed online at www.sasdirt.com.
Fourth in Throwback 30 at Atomic Speedway!
(May 26, 2019) The Justin Rattliff
Racing (JRR) team was busy over the weekend leading up to Memorial
Day on May 23-25 in a trio of special events across Ohio and Kentucky.
Jason Jameson started his weekend on Thursday in the $3,000 to win
'Throwback 30' at Atomic Speedway in Alma, Ohio where he set Fast
Time in qualifying prior to finishing third in his heat race and
fourth in the 30-lapper behind only winner Tyler Carpenter, Steve
Casebolt, and R.J. Conley. On Saturday night at Florence Speedway
in Union, Kentucky, Jason ran sixth in his loaded race, won his
B-Main, and later placed fifteenth in the final finishing order
of the $5,000 to win headliner.
Teammate Justin Rattliff was in action at Lake Cumberland Speedway
in Burnside, Kentucky on Saturday evening, as he won his heat race
before unfortunately suffering a flat tire in the $4,031 to win
'Johnny Wheeler Memorial' and winding up twelfth in the final rundown.
Full results from these three shows can be accessed online at www.atomicspeedway.net,
on Lucas Tour in Iowa; Rattliff Lands Top Five
19, 2019) Lawrenceburg, Indiana ace Jason Jameson and the
#12 team were back on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series trail
on May 16-17 in the Hawkeye State of Iowa. On Thursday night at
34 Raceway in West Burlington, Iowa, Jason finished fifth in his
heat race and seventh in his B-Main before unloading the backup
car for the $10,000 to win feature and placing fifteenth in the
final rundown of the 50-lapper. At 300 Raceway in Farley, Iowa on
Friday evening, Jason ran seventh in his stacked heat race, won
the B-Main, and later vaulted up to twelfth in the $12,000 to win
contest. Saturday's scheduled series stop at Deer Creek Speedway
in Spring Valley, Minnesota was unfortunately washed out by inclement
weather early in the day.
Teammate Justin Rattliff unloaded his #16 machine on Friday at
Ponderosa Speedway in Junction City, Kentucky. After placing fourth
in his heat race, Justin steered past five competitors during the
$3,000 to win headliner to land in the fifth finishing position
behind only victor Zack Dohm, Scott James, Nick Hoffman, and Michael
Chilton. The JRR team was then rained-out on Saturday - as well
- at Lake Cumberland Speedway in Burnside, Kentucky. Full results
from these races can be found online at www.lucasdirt.com
(Todd Healy Photo)
Wins Rain-Shortened Special at Richmond!
12, 2019) Jason Jameson, of Lawrenceburg, Indiana, recorded
his first victory of the 2019 season and the second win for the
Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) team on Saturday evening, May 11 in
the annual 'Rain Dodger 40' at Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Kentucky!
Jason knocked down the sixth quickest time overall during qualifying
before running second in his heat race. After starting fourth on
the grid in the unsanctioned main event, Jason grabbed the top spot
on lap five and was out front on the 32nd circuit when - ironically
- heavy rain cut short the 'Rain Dodger 40.' He was awarded the
$4,000 top prize over Victor Lee, teammate Justin Rattliff, Devin
Gilpin, and Michael Chilton. Justin timed in second fastest in qualifying
and won his heat race before landing on the podium in the rain-shortened
40-lap headliner. Full results from last night at Richmond can be
accessed online at www.richmond-raceway.net.
(Jimmy Pittman Photo)
Up Front Early at Brownstown; Jameson Heads East
14, 2019) Justin Rattliff and his #16 team were in the
pit area at Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana on Saturday
evening, April 13 for a visit by the Schaeffer's Oil MARS Racing
Series, which paid $5,000 to the winner. Justin qualified well and
ran second in his heat race to earn the inside of the fourth row
for the start of the 40-lap feature event. The "Rattler"
quickly vaulted up to as high as third in the running order before
a skirmish on a mid-race restart dropped him back in the top ten.
Justin eventually crossed underneath the checkered flag at the 1/4-mile
fairgrounds oval in the eleventh finishing position.
Teammate Jason Jameson headed east with the Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series and two events from April 11-14 escaped the wrath of
Mother Nature. At Atomic Speedway in Alma, Ohio on Thursday night,
Jason ran sixth in his heat race, third in his B-Main, and twenty-first
in the $12,000 to win headliner after suffering front end damage
late in the 50-lap distance. In another $12,000 to win throwdown
at Hagerstown Speedway in Hagerstown, Maryland on Saturday evening,
Jason utilized a provisional to gain access into the 50-lapper,
but was an early retiree and was paid for a twenty-fifth place showing.
Full results can be accessed online at www.marsracingseries.com
Reaches Victory Lane at Richmond for $2,000!
7, 2019) Justin Rattliff, of Campbellsville, Kentucky,
recorded his first win of 2019 on Saturday night, April 6 in a visit
to Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Kentucky! Justin laid down the
second fastest lap overall during qualifying and later rolled off
from the outside of the second row in the 30-lap Super Late Model
headliner. During the course of the unsanctioned contest, Justin
found his way to the front and held off Brandon Fouts, Connor Meade,
Todd Coffman, and Kirk Phillips to pocket the $2,000 winner's check!
Teammate Jason Jameson returned to the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt
Series scene on April 5-6 at 411 Motor Speedway in Seymour, Tennessee
and North Georgia Speedway in Chatsworth, Georgia for a pair of
$12,000 to win battles. On Friday night at 411, Jason finished sixth
in his heat race, fourth in his B-Main, and fourteenth in the 50-lapper
after drawing an early caution flag. At North Georgia on Saturday
evening, Jason ran into problems during his heat race, but won his
B-Main before winding up twenty-second in the final finishing order
of the attrition-filled 50-lap feature. Full results from each race
can be found online at www.richmond-raceway.net
(Jimmy Pittman Photo)