Records $4,000 Win in Spring Shootout at Richmond!
The Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) team celebrated
in victory lane for the first time in the young 2016 racing
season on Saturday evening, April 16 at Richmond Raceway in
Richmond, Kentucky! Justin Rattliff posted the fastest lap of
the 22 entrants during Ultimate Battle of the Bluegrass Series
qualifying and later scored the victory in his heat race. After
starting the headliner from the pole position, Justin paced
the field for all forty circuits to bag the $4,000 windfall
ahead of Jeremy Hines, Scott James, Greg Johnson, and Todd Coffman!
Full results from the 'Spring Shootout' can be obtained online
Rattliff Tackles Florence Speedway for $5,000 Shootout
27, 2016) Justin Rattliff and his #16 JRR team continued
their 2016 racing season on Saturday evening, March 26 at
the venerable Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky, as the
undersized 1/2-mile oval played host to a $5,000 to win, unsanctioned
special. Justin grabbed the fifth and final transfer spot
through his loaded heat race and later started the 50-lap
main event from the inside of the tenth row. The "Rattler"
was then unfortunately an early retiree in the headliner and
was placed twenty-third in the final finishing order. Full
results from last night at Florence Speedway can be viewed
online at www.florencespeedway.com.
Nationals Nightly Results from Volusia Speedway Park
20, 2016) Tonight marked the finale of both the 'DIRTcar
Nationals' and "Speedweeks 2016" for the #16 team,
as another $10,000 windfall was on the line with the World
of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series at Volusia (FL) Speedway
Park. Justin Rattliff qualified twelfth quickest in Group
B during time trials, ran third in his heat race, and later
started the 50-lap main event from the outside of the ninth
row. The "Rattler" then charged past eight competitors
during the 'DIRTcar Nationals' finale to wrap up his busy
week with a strong tenth place performance!
(February 19, 2016) The penultimate event
of the 'DIRTcar Nationals' took place tonight at Volusia Speedway
Park in Barberville, Florida and Justin Rattliff was among
the entrants gunning for the $10,000 top prize. Justin clicked
off the eighth fastest lap in Group B during the WOOLMS qualifying
session and later ran third in heat race action. The Campbellsville,
Kentucky ace then started the 50-lapper from the inside of
the ninth row before winding up twenty-first in the final
(February 18, 2016) Next up at VSP was night
four of the 45th Annual 'DIRTcar Nationals' and the World
of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series roared into the 1/2-mile
dirt facility to preside over a $10,000 to win shootout. Justin
Rattliff finished fourth in his heat race prior to grabbing
the second transfer spot through his B-Main. The "Rattler"
was then unfortunately an early retiree in the 50-lap feature
event and settled for a twenty-ninth place showing.
(February 17, 2016) The third leg of the
'DIRTcar Nationals' thrilled fans tonight at Volusia Speedway
Park in Barberville, Florida and Justin Rattliff had his focus
firmly set on the $10,000 winner's check. Justin ran fourth
in both his heat race and his B-Main, which narrowly kept
him out of the 40-lap main event.
(February 16, 2016) Round two of the 'DIRTcar
Nationals' took center stage tonight at Volusia (FL) Speedway
Park and the UMP DIRTcar Series battle once again paid $7,000
to the winner. Justin Rattliff qualified seventh fastest in
his group during time trials prior to posting a fifth place
finish in his stacked heat race. After grabbing the second
and final transfer spot through his consolation event, Justin
was an early retiree in the 30-lapper and was placed twenty-third
in the final rundown.
(February 15, 2016) The 45th edition of
the 'DIRTcar Nationals' for the UMP Super Late Models started
tonight at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Florida,
as a $7,000 payday was up for grabs. Justin Rattliff started
off his evening by posting the ninth fastest lap in his group
during qualifying. Unfortunately, Justin was unable to transfer
into the 30-lap feature event after finishing eleventh in
his loaded heat race and sixth in his B-Main.
Nightly Results from East Bay Raceway Park
13, 2016) Action wrapped up tonight at East Bay Raceway
Park in Gibsonton, Florida, as the 40th Annual 'Winternationals'
finale boasted a hefty $12,000 windfall and the Lucas Oil
Late Model Dirt Series once again presided over all of the
dirt-slinging competition. Justin Rattliff timed in eighth
quickest in Group B tonight prior to grabbing the fourth and
final transfer spot through his heat race. The Campbellsville,
Kentucky ace unfortunately ran into problems early in the
finale at the "Clay by the Bay" and retired from
the 60-lap main event in the twenty-fourth spot.
(February 12, 2016) The penultimate event
of the 2016 version of the 'Winternationals' thrilled the
fans earlier tonight at East Bay (FL) Raceway Park and a $10,000
winner's check was up for grabs. The "Rattler" Justin
Rattliff finished sixth in heat race action tonight and later
ran second in his consolation race. After rolling off from
the outside of the tenth row in the 50-lapper, Justin was
unfortunately involved in a lap two wreck and retired promptly
in the twenty-third position.
(February 11, 2016) Another $7,000 top prize
was on the line tonight in round four of the 40th edition
of the 'Winternationals' at East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton,
Florida. Campbellsville, Kentucky native Justin Rattliff ran
fifth in his loaded heat race prior to grabbing the third
transfer spot in his B-Main. Justin was then an early retiree
in the wild 45-lap feature and was placed twentieth in the
final finishing order.
(February 10, 2016) The third leg of the
'Winternationals' took to the track tonight at East Bay Raceway
Park in Gibsonton, Florida and the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt
Series shootout upped the ante to $7,000 to win. Justin Rattliff
clicked off the seventh fastest lap in Group A during the
time trial session and later finished fourth in heat race
action. The "Rattler" had then climbed up inside
of the top ten in the 35-lap main event before a bout with
the turn one wall resulted in a damaged Club 29 mount and
an eighteenth place showing.
(February 9, 2016) Night two of the 40th
Annual 'Winternationals' took place earlier tonight at East
Bay (FL) Raceway Park and a $5,000 payday awaited the winner
of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series show, which was once
again a non-points race. Justin Rattliff knocked down the
tenth fastest lap in Group A during time trials prior to grabbing
the fourth and final transfer spot through his heat race.
The Campbellsville, Kentucky ace then raced hard during the
25-lapper to eventually nab a fourteenth place effort.
(February 8, 2016) Things kicked off in
the 40th edition of the 'Winternationals' tonight at East
Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, Florida. The non-points race
for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series boasted a $5,000
windfall. Justin Rattliff lifted the lid to his 2016 campaign
by posting the twelfth quickest lap in Group B during the
qualifying session. After finishing sixth in his stacked heat
race, Justin grabbed the fourth and final transfer spot through
his B-Main. The driver known as the "Rattler" then
picked off nine competitors during the 25-lap sprint to charge
to a fifteenth place performance at the "Clay by the