June 21st, 2014 - Jared Landers traveled to Cherokee Speedway (Gaffney, South Carolina) on Friday night to kick off the weekend with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS). Twenty-eight Super Late Models entered the 16th Annual Grassy Smith Memorial, which posted a $10,000 top prize for competitors. Jared fell short of locking into the 50 lap finale via heat race action, but a third place finish in the b-main positioned him starting 21st on the grid. With passing being difficult Landers managed to advance five spots to finish sixteenth in the final rundown.
Twenty-seven competitors followed the LOLMDS to Smoky Mountain Speedway (Maryville, Tennessee) on Saturday night for another $10,000-to-win event. Jared raced to a second place finish in his heat race to earn the sixth starting spot for the 50 lap feature. In the main event Jared was racing amongst the top ten when the red flag waved for a turn two melee. When the caution flag was displayed Landers was unable to re-fire his #777 entry, forcing him to retire with mechanical issues to a sixteenth place finish.
Jared is seventh in the latest series' standings. Full results from the event as well as the latest series' standings are available at www.LucasDirt.com
June 14th, 2014 - Double L Motorsports traveled to Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi) over the weekend for the Clash at the Mag, which was sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS).
Forty-four entries filled the pit area, and in preliminary action on Friday evening Landers earned the third start for the heat race via his qualifying efforts. He battled to a fourth place finish to lock into the fourteenth starting spot for Saturday's $20,000-to-win main event.
In the 100 lap finale, Landers raced his way to a solid sixth place finish behind race winner, Don O'Neal, Jimmy Owens, Earl Pearson Jr., Scott Bloomquist, and Timothy Culp.
Jared is eighth in the latest series' standings. Full results from the event as well as the latest series' standings are available at www.LucasDirt.com
June 7th, 2014 - Jared Landers opened the 20th Annual Dirt Late Model Dream 100 on Thursday evening at the famed Eldora Speedway (Rossburg, Ohio) in a program that drew seventy-eight entries to the 1/2 mile oval. With the field divided in half for separate $2,500-to-win events Landers earned the third starting spot for his heat race but would slip to a sixth place finish. B-main action found Jared finishing second to earn the 20th starting spot for the 25 lap feature. He would ultimately retire to a 24th place finish in the final rundown.
On Friday night the winner's check was increased to $5,000 as the field once again split in half. Via time trials Landers earned the fifth starting spot for his heat race, and raced his way to a fourth place finish to earn a spot in the evening's 25 lap feature. In the main event Jared advanced a few spot early on before retiring to a 21st place finish.
Saturday's program was headlined by the $100,000-to-win finale for the crown jewel, and via his preliminary efforts Jared started seventh in a loaded heat race. He charged to a second place finish in the heat to transfer to the eighth starting position for the 100 lap finale. In the feature he battled amongst the top ten throughout the event before registering a solid sixth place finish at the checkered flag.
Full results from the weekend are available at www.EldoraSpeedway.com