February 12th, 2016 - Following the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series tour, Jared Landers headed to East Bay Raceway Park (Gibsonton, Florida) on Monday night for the opening night of Winternationals. Recording the 6th fastest qualifying time in a group of thirty-five cars, Landers captured a runner-up spot in his heat behind Tim Dohm. Starting in 5th for the $5,000-to-win A-Main, Jared improved two spots in the 25-lap event notching a podium finish behind Josh Richards and Jimmy Owens with Tim Dohm and Tim McCreadie rounding out the top five. (Heath Lawson Photos)
On Tuesday night in a field of forty-one entries, Jared Landers logged the 4th fastest qualifying time in his group. Earning a front row starting spot for his heat, Jared cruised to an 8-lap heat race victory. Starting alongside Scott Bloomquist on the front row of the A-Main, Landers was running in 2nd until issues came with 2 laps remaining. Battling for a podium finish, Jared Landers and Bloomquist made contact, causing Landers to spin and retire early from the event.
Recording the 3rd fastest qualifying time in his group on Wednesday night, Jared Landers was slated to start on the front row of his heat alongside Mike Marlar. Transferring the top four into the feature, Landers held his starting position for all 8 laps recording a 2nd place finish behind Marlar. Earning a top five starting position for the feature, Jared was battling in the front of the pack until late in the race. Spinning out on lap-20, Jared Landers fell back to a 19th place outing in the 35-lap affair.
Battling for the 4th night of the LOLMDS Winternationals at East Bay Raceway Park (Gibsonton, Florida), Jared Landers earned the pole position starting spot for his heat after recording the 2nd fastest qualifying time in his group. Losing one spot, Landers captured a runner-up finish in his heat behind Gregg Satterlee. With $7,000 on the line, Jared improved one position in the 45-lap A-Main recording a 6th place finish.
In a field of thirty-five cars on Friday night, Jared Landers posted the 4th fastest time in his group earning him a front row starting spot for his heat. Following a heat race victory, Landers was slated to start 3rd for the $10,000-to-win main event. Hoping for his first victory of the season, Jared fell back to a 7th place outing in the 50-lapper.
Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.
February 7th, 2016 - Kicking off the 2016 season, Jared Landers made the trip to Golden Isles Speedway (Brunswick, Georgia) on Friday night for the first Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) event of the season. Drawing forty-five Super Late Models for the Georgia Boot Super Bowl of Racing, Landers captured a heat race win from the pole position starting spot. Transferring into the $10,000-to-win feature with a front row high side starting position, Jared scored a 4th place outing in the 50-lapper behind Josh Richards, Brandon Sheppard, and Jonathan Davenport with Chris Madden rounding out the top five.
Returning to action on Saturday morning for Thursday’s LOLMDS $7,000-to-win makeup, Jared was one of the forty-one entries signed in for the Edward Coggins Memorial. Following the 3rd fastest qualifying time in his group, Landers captured a 2nd place heat finish behind Josh Richards. Starting on the 3rd row for the 30-lap A-Main, Jared posted another top five outing finishing behind Jonathan Davenport, Brian Shirley, and Josh Richards with Steve Francis coming in 5th. (Heath Lawson Photos)
On Saturday night Jared followed up his 4th fastest qualifying time in his group with a 8-lap heat race victory. With the rain eventually postponing Saturday nights main event to Sunday, Landers earned a 2nd row starting spot for the A-Main. Battling for a $15,000 payday, Jared improved one spot in the 60-lap affair scoring a runner-up spot behind Josh Richards with Jonathan Davenport, Scott Bloomquist, and Eddie Carrier Jr. completing the top five.
Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.
December 18th, 2015 - Competing in a total of fifty-nine events during the 2015 season, Jared Landers picked up one Midwest Late Model Racing Association (MLRA) win along with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) Topless 100 at Batesville Motor Speedway (Batesville, Arkansas). With the rain affecting seventeen of his scheduled dates, Landers reeled in thirty-one top ten finishes and twenty top five outings. He also finished the season in seventh in the LOLMDS points standings.
October 24th, 2015 - On Friday night Jared Landers visited Whynot Motorsports Park (Meridian, Mississippi) piloting his #777 Crop Production Services/Sweet-Bloomquist Super Late Model for the two-day Coors Light Fall Classic. In a field of forty-five entries, Jared scored the 2nd fastest qualifying time in his group of twenty-two cars. Following a heat race victory, Landers was slated to start on the 2nd row for the 100-lap A-Main on Saturday night. With $15,000 on the line, Jared Landers worked his way to the front by lap 3. Holding the lead until Mike Marlar took the spot on lap 70, Jared went on to record a podium finish behind Marlar and Billy Moyer with Chris Simpson and Dennis Erb Jr. completing the top five.
Full results from this event are available at www.WhynotMotorsportsPark.com.
October 17th, 2015 - Jared Landers headed to Portsmouth Raceway Park (Portsmouth, Ohio) on Friday night for the two-day Optima Batteries Dirt Track World Championship. With eighty-one entries signed in for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) finale, Jared cruised to heat race win giving him a shot at the main event on Saturday night. Paying $100,000 to the feature winner, Jared gained four spots in the 100-lapper scoring a runner-up finish to Scott Bloomquist with Don O’Neal, R.J. Conley, and Josh Richards rounding out the top five. Landers finished seventh in the LOLMDS points standings.
Full results from this event are available at www.LucasDirt.com.
October 10th, 2015 - Returning to action, Jared Landers made the trip to Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi) on Friday night for the two-day Magnolia State Cotton Pickin’ 100. In a stout field of 66 entries for the unsanctioned event, Landers cruised to a heat race win giving him top five starting spot for the feature on Saturday night. With $20,000 on the line, Jared fell back to a 10th place outing in the 100-lapper.
Full results from this event are available at www.MagnoliaDirt.com.
September 26th, 2015 - On Thursday night Jared Landers was one of 63 Super Late Models signed in at Knoxville Raceway (Knoxville, Iowa) for the opening night of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) sanctioned Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores. Recording the fastest time overall in qualifying, Landers scored a 5th place finish in his heat transferring him into the B-Main. Transferring the top six, Jared bagged a 3rd place outing giving him a spot for the 25-lap A-Main. Battling for a $7,000 payday, Jared Landers gained eleven spots in the feature retiring a 10th place finish.
With 58 Super Late Models on Friday night for the 2nd round of preliminary action, Jared Landers recorded a runner-up finish in his heat to Earl Pearson Jr. transferring him into the main event. Competing for another $7,000 to win A-Main, Landers held on his 6th place starting spot for all 25-laps.
Based off the two rounds of preliminary results, Jared Landers was slated to start 7th for the $40,000 to win A-Main on Saturday night. He raced his way into the top five early in the event and slowly began working his way toward the lead. With just twelve laps remaining Landers overtook Josh Richards for the lead. He survived a scare in lap traffic and a last-lap charge from Richards to claim the win in the crown jewel. Claiming his 2nd victory of the season, Landers was followed across the finish line with Richards, Jimmy Owens, Mike Marlar, and Darrell Lanigan rounding out the top five.
Jared is tenth in the latest series' standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.