Continues Late Season Surge with Southern 100 Win!
10, 2019) "Killer" Kyle Bronson continued
his late season surge on Saturday evening, November 9 by picking
up his ninth overall win of the year in the annual 'Southern 100'
at Southern Raceway in Milton, Florida! Kyle laid down the third
quickest time in Group A during Durrence Layne Chevrolet Dirt Late
Model Series qualifying to earn the inside of the third row for
the start of the 70-lap main event. The Brandon, Florida ace battled
hard to get to the top spot and he eventually grabbed the lead from
Joseph Joiner on the 37th circuit. Kyle then led the remainder of
the contest to score his second career 'Southern 100' title and
the $7,000 payday ahead of Joiner, Bo Slay, Mark Whitener, and Jake
Knowles! Full results from last night's DLCS race can be viewed
online at www.durrencelayneracing.com.
(Brian McLeod Photo)
Bronson Pockets $10,000 in Showdown on the Suwannee!
27, 2019) Kyle Bronson, of Brandon, Florida, secured
his eighth feature win of the 2019 campaign over the October 25-26
weekend in the 'Showdown on the Suwannee' for Limited Late Models
at All-Tech Raceway in Ellisville, Florida! On Friday night during
preliminary action, Kyle clicked off the fastest lap in his group
during qualifying before claiming a second place effort in his heat
race. After rolling off from the outside of the third row in Saturday's
75-lap headliner, Kyle drove to the front of the stellar field to
bag the $10,000 top prize ahead of Mark Whitener, Michael Page,
Bo Allen, and Chad Tuten! Complete results from the 'Showdown on
the Suwannee' weekend can be viewed online at www.alltechraceway.com.
(Lovin Dirt Photography)
Gets Top Ten in DTWC; Finishes Ninth in Points!
20, 2019) The long year with the Lucas Oil Late
Model Dirt Series that started in early February in Georgia and
Florida during "Speedweeks" wrapped up over the October
18-19 weekend with the 39th Annual 'Dirt Track World Championship'
at Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio. A stellar 66 car
field converged on PRP to do battle for the whopping $100,000 paycheck.
On Friday night, Kyle Bronson clicked off the sixth fastest lap
in Group B during qualifying before placing second in his loaded
After amassing the fourteenth most points during preliminary
action, Kyle rolled off from the outside of the seventh row in Saturday's
100-lap crown jewel headliner. The Brandon, Florida ace vaulted
up to as high as ninth in the running order before eventually winding
up tenth in the final rundown. With the top ten effort, Kyle officially
landed in the ninth spot in the final version of the LOLMDS point
standings. Full results from the DTWC weekend can be viewed by clicking
Bronson Competes at Dixie; Sees Rain at Rome...
14, 2019) With the rain-out of last night's annual
'Rome Showdown' at Rome Speedway in Rome, Georgia, Kyle Bronson
competed in only one event over the weekend on Saturday, October
12 at the historic Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, Georgia. A stellar
field of 39 competitors piled into the Atlanta-area venue to vie
for the $12,000 windfall in the 'Dixie Shootout.' Kyle posted the
eighteenth fastest lap in Group A during Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt
Series qualifying prior to placing fifth in his loaded heat race.
After securing a victory in his B-Main, Kyle wound up twentieth
in the final finishing order of the 50-lap main event, which ran
caution-free. The Brandon, Florida ace currently sits tied for ninth
in the latest version of the LOLMDS point standings exiting the
Peach State. Full results from Dixie Speedway can be accessed online
Bags $12,000 for Lucas Oil Win at Raceway 7!!
6, 2019) Kyle Bronson, of Brandon, Florida, racked
up his seventh overall win in 2019 on Friday night, October 4 in
his first-ever visit to Raceway 7 in Conneaut, Ohio! Kyle won his
heat race in preliminary action and later led laps 1-9 of the 50-lap
main event. He was then running second and in position to take advantage
of Jimmy Owens' misfortune on lap 46 to regain the point. Kyle went
on to lead the remaining five circuits of the Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series special en route to capturing the $12,000 top prize
over Tim McCreadie, Josh Richards, Hudson O'Neal, and Jonathan Davenport!
On Saturday evening, October 5, the popular national
touring series took the #40b team to the sprawling Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
Motor Speedway in Imperial, Pennsylvania for the 31st edition of
the 'Pittsburgher 100.' Kyle ran sixth in his heat race and fourth
in his B-Main, which forced him to rely on a series provisional
to gain access into the $20,000 to win 'Pittsburgher 100.' During
the course of the 100-lap affair, "Killer" worked his
way up ten positions to claim a fourteenth place performance. Kyle
now sits ninth in the latest version of the LOLMDS point standings
exiting PPMS. Full results can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Bronson Tackles Hoosier State Doubleheader
22, 2019) The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series took
the Kyle Bronson Motorsports (KBM) team to the Hoosier State for
a doubleheader weekend on September 20-21 at Kokomo Speedway in
Kokomo, Indiana and Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana.
In the $12,000 to win weekend lid lifter on Friday night at Kokomo,
Kyle Bronson qualified well, but later blew a right rear tire in
his heat race to finish eighth prior to winding up twenty-first
in the final finishing order of the attrition-filled 50-lap headliner.
At Brownstown on Saturday evening in the 40th Annual 'Jackson 100,'
which carried a $15,000 top prize, Kyle grabbed the fourth transfer
spot through his heat race before unfortunately retiring after only
53 circuits and settling for another twenty-first place showing.
Complete results from the double-dip can be located online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Nabs Top Five in Late Model Knoxville Nationals!
15, 2019) The #40b team made the trek west to the
Hawkeye State of Iowa from September 12-14 for the 16th edition
of the 'Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals.' The three-day
crown jewel event drew 55 competitors to the 1/2-mile, semi-banked
Marion County fairgrounds speedplant and action kicked off with
a pair of $7,000 to win preliminary programs. On Thursday night
in the weekend lid lifter, Kyle Bronson ran fifth in his heat race,
third in his B-Main and eighteenth in the 25-lap main event. At
Knoxville on Friday evening in a similar show, Kyle placed fourth
in his heat race and third in his B-Main prior to blasting past
ten competitors during the 25-lapper to land in the thirteenth finishing
By virtue of racking up the twentieth best point night,
Kyle earned the rights to the outside of the tenth row for the start
of Saturday's 100-lap 'Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals.'
The Brandon, Florida ace was on the move early and often throughout
the contest and eventually guided his #40b XR1 Rocket Chassis to
a stellar fifth place effort behind only $40,000 victor Jimmy Owens,
Brandon Sheppard, Hudson O'Neal, and Devin Moran. Kyle now finds
himself ninth in the latest version of the Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series point standings. You can read more about each of the
three shows from Knoxville Raceway by pointing your web browser
Bronson on Podium in World 100 Prelim at Eldora!
8, 2019) Kyle Bronson Motorsports (KBM) descended
upon the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio from September
5-7 for the 49th edition of the 'World 100,' which kicked off with
a pair of $10,000 to win Twin 25 preliminary programs. On Thursday
night in the weekend lid lifter, Kyle Bronson ran fourth in his
heat race, but unfortunately broke a carburetor stud early in the
25-lap sprint and retired in the twenty-fourth position. At the
1/2-mile, high-banked speedplant on Friday evening, Kyle finished
second in his heat race and later blasted up to third to land on
the podium in the 25-lapper behind only victor Jonathan Davenport
and runner-up Darrell Lanigan.
When Saturday rolled around at the "Big E,"
a record crowd was in attendance and all eyes were focused on who
would pick up the whopping $52,000 payday in the 'World 100.' Kyle
nabbed the second transfer spot through his stacked heat race to
earn the inside of the fifth row for the start of the 100-lap crown
jewel headliner. At the end of the feature distance, the Brandon,
Florida ace found himself thirteenth in the final rundown. Complete
results from the most prestigious event in the Dirt Late Model industry
can be located by clicking on www.eldoraspeedway.com.
(Todd Healy Photo)
a Solid Seventh at Ponderosa and Portsmouth
2, 2019) The #40b team headed to Ponderosa Speedway
in Junction City, Kentucky, Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth,
Ohio, and Tyler County Speedway in Middlebourne, West Virginia from
August 30-September 1 for a trio of Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
throwdowns. On Friday night in the 'John Bradshaw Memorial' at Ponderosa,
Kyle Bronson ran fourth in his heat race and later climbed to seventh
in the final rundown of the $12,000 to win main event.
Another $12,000 top prize was up for grabs on Saturday
evening in the 'Bob Miller Memorial' at PRP and Kyle finished second
in his loaded heat race prior to slipping back to seventh in the
50-lapper. On Sunday in the annual 'Hillbilly Hundred' at Tyler
County, Kyle placed second in heat race action prior to being paid
for a fifteenth place showing following 100 green flag laps in the
$30,000 to win mega-event. Complete results from the Labor Day weekend
triple shot can be viewed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Bronson Competes in Lucrative Dirt Million
25, 2019) The 2nd Annual 'Dirt Million' took center
stage in the Dirt Late Model world from August 22-24, as the Lucas
Oil Late Model Dirt Series presided over the crown jewel spectacular
at Mansfield Motor Speedway in Mansfield, Ohio. A pair of $10,000
to win preliminary duels kicked off the three-day weekend in the
Buckeye State and Kyle Bronson fell to sixteenth in Thursday's 30-lap
opener, while he placed seventeenth in the final finishing order
of Friday night's 30-lapper. Gunning for the whopping $101,626 paycheck
in Saturday evening's annual 'Dirt Million,' Kyle unfortunately
could not find a way into the 100-lap headliner after finishing
fifth in his heat race, seventh in his B-Main, and fourteenth in
the Non-Qualifiers Race. Full results from throughout the 'Dirt
Million' weekend can be found online by clicking on www.lucasdirt.com.
Advances Seven Positions in Topless 100
18, 2019) The next event on the schedule for Kyle
Bronson was the 27th Annual 'Topless 100,' which ran from August
15-17 at Batesville Motor Speedway in Locust Grove, Arkansas. In
the two $5,000 to win preliminary shows, which were sanctioned by
the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, Kyle unfortunately missed
out on Thursday night's 30-lap feature event and placed twenty-first
in the final finishing order of Friday evening's 30-lapper. After
grabbing the third and final transfer spot through Saturday's consolation
race, Kyle rolled off starting twenty-first on the grid in the 100-lap
headliner. During the course of the $40,000 to win 'Topless 100,'
the Brandon, Florida ace advanced past seven competitors on his
way to a fourteenth place showing in the crown jewel extravaganza.
He still finds himself tenth in the latest version of the LOLMDS
point standings. Complete results can be located by clicking on
Bronson Busy Over North/South 100 Weekend
11, 2019) Following a couple of idle weekends on
the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series schedule, the popular national
touring series took the #40b team to Florence Speedway from August
8-10 for the 37th edition of the 'North/South 100.' The three-day
extended weekend in Union, Kentucky drew 53 entrants to the 1/2-mile
speedplant to do battle in the crown jewel extravaganza. On Thursday
night in the $10,000 to win 'North/South Shootout,' Kyle Bronson
placed fifth in his loaded heat race, but was later forced to take
an emergency provisional to gain access into the 50-lap feature
event. During the course of the weekend lid lifter, Kyle worked
his way past eleven competitors en route to a fifteenth place showing.
At Florence on Friday evening in the double set of qualifying heat
races, Kyle won his first heat race of the night before placing
fourth in his final prelim. After accumulating the eighth most passing
points, Kyle rolled off from the outside of the fourth row in Saturday's
$50,000 to win 'North/South 100.' The Brandon, Florida ace unfortunately
brought out two caution flags during the 100-lap headliner, but
soldiered on to post a sixteenth place effort. Kyle now finds himself
tenth in the latest version of the LOLMDS point standings exiting
Florence. Full results from the entire weekend in the Commonwealth
of Kentucky can be located online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Tenth in USA Nationals Prelim at Cedar Lake
4, 2019) One of the biggest crown jewel events of
the year - the 32nd Annual 'USA Nationals' - was the focus of the
Dirt Late Model world from August 1-3 at the renowned Cedar Lake
Speedway in New Richmond, Wisconsin. The lucrative three-day weekend
started on Thursday night with a $6,000 to win World of Outlaws
Morton Buildings Late Model Series preliminary event, which drew
45 entrants to the Badger State oval. Kyle Bronson grabbed the fourth
and final transfer spot through his heat race prior to steering
past four competitors during the 30-lap sprint en route to posting
a solid tenth place showing.
In Friday's double set of qualifying heat races, Kyle
ran fourth in his first heat race and fifth in his final prelim
of the evening. After grabbing the second transfer spot through
his B-Main on Saturday, Kyle rolled off from the outside of the
tenth row in the 100-lap crown jewel main event. The Brandon, Florida
ace was then battling hard for a solid finish in the $50,000 to
win 'USA Nationals,' but was unfortunately caught up in a late race
(lap 98) incident and relegated to a seventeenth place effort. Complete
results from each of the three days at Cedar Lake Speedway can be
accessed by pointing your web browser to www.woolms.com.