Bronson Enters USA Nationals Weekend at CLS
7, 2022) Kyle Bronson Motorsports (KBM) made the
trek north to the renowned Cedar Lake Speedway in New Richmond,
Wisconsin from August 4-6 for the 35th edition of the 'USA Nationals.'
Things kicked off on Thursday night with a $6,000 to win weekend
opener, which was sanctioned by the World of Outlaws Case Construction
Late Model Series. Kyle Bronson placed eighth in his loaded heat
race and later climbed up to finish fourth in his B-Main, which
was one mere spot away from a coveted transfer position into the
30-lap sprint that was ultimately won by Mike Marlar.
On Friday evening at Cedar Lake, two rounds of qualifying
heat races were held to help set the lineup for Saturday's $50,000
to win 'USA Nationals.' Kyle started and finished seventh in the
first heat race of the night, while he started and finished fourth
in his final prelim. The Brandon, Florida ace was then scheduled
to be in a B-Main on Saturday, but with a deep starting spot and
a poor weather forecast, Kyle opted to start traveling south instead
and scratched from the remainder of the program. Complete results
from the 'USA Nationals' weekend can be found online at www.woolms.com.
(Todd Boyd Photo)
on Podium in Prairie Dirt Classic Prelim Feature!
31, 2022) A hectic month of July wrapped up in a
big way on July 29-30 with the annual running of the 'Prairie Dirt
Classic' at Fairbury Speedway in downtown Fairbury, Illinois. The
World of Outlaws Case Construction Late Model Series once again
presided over the mega-event, which boasted a whopping $50,000 top
prize plus additional lap money. On Friday night at FALS, Kyle Bronson
stopped the clock eighth quickest in Group A during the qualifying
session prior to finishing a strong third in his $3,000 to win qualifying
feature behind only victor Brandon Sheppard and runner-up Jason
Feger. In Saturday's 100-lap finale, Kyle started eleventh on the
grid in the PDC, but a broken transmission early in the contest
relegated him to a very disappointing twenty-eighth place showing.
Full results from FALS can be viewed online by clicking on www.woolms.com.
(Todd Healy Photo)
Bronson Tackles Silver Dollar Nationals & Hawkeye 50
26, 2022) Kyle Bronson and his KBM team trekked
west to I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska and Boone Speedway
in Boone, Iowa from July 21-25 for several high-profile events.
On Thursday night in the 'Dirt Track Bank Go 50' at I-80, which
was sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, Kyle won
his heat race and ran in the top five early in the $12,000 to win
feature until a shredded left rear tire sent him pitside with a
disappointing twenty-eighth place performance. In the two rounds
of heat races on Friday evening, Kyle advanced to ninth in his first
heat race, while he finished second in round two.
Following a rain-out of the 'Silver Dollar Nationals'
on Saturday, the crown jewel event wrapped up at I-80 Speedway on
Sunday. The Brandon, Florida ace won his B-Main to advance into
the $53,000 to win headliner and later rolled off from the inside
of the eleventh row in the 80-lap contest. At the checkers, Kyle
- who was the defending race winner - was paid for a twenty-first
The dirt-slinging action quickly shifted to Boone
Speedway on Monday for the 'Hawkeye 50,' which boasted a $20,000
top prize and was sanctioned by the World of Outlaws Case Construction
Late Model Series. Kyle grabbed the fourth and final transfer spot
through his stacked heat race before starting the 50-lapper from
the inside of the eighth row. "Killer" eventually left
the Hawkeye State oval with a nineteenth place finish. Complete
results from each of these events can be found online by clicking
(Heath Lawson Photo)
Bronson Motorsports Busy at Stuart and Granite City
16, 2022) With no rest for the wicked, the #40b
team was right back in competition at Stuart Speedway in Stuart,
Iowa and Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois from July 11-15.
At Stuart, a pair of $20,000 top prizes were up for grabs with the
XR Super Series. On Monday night in the opener, Kyle Bronson placed
second in his heat race before winding up twenty-first in the final
rundown of the 50-lap feature. In the Hawkeye State on Tuesday evening,
Kyle grabbed the third and final transfer spot through his heat
race prior to retiring early from the 50-lapper in the twenty-third
At Granite City on Friday, the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
roared into town and a $12,000 winner's check was on the line in
the 'NAPA Know How 50.' Kyle ran sixth in his loaded heat race and
later nabbed the third transfer spot through his B-Main. The Brandon,
Florida ace ultimately placed twenty-third in the final finishing
order of the 50-lap contest. Complete results from each of these
races can be found online by clicking on www.racexr.com
(Mike Ruefer Photo)
Competes in Gopher 50 Tripleheader Weekend
10, 2022) Kyle Bronson Motorsports (KBM) returned
to dirt-slinging action from July 7-9 in the annual running of the
'Gopher 50' at Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minnesota.
Things kicked off with a pair of Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
preliminary programs - each of which paid $5,000 to the winner.
On Thursday night, Kyle Bronson ran eighth in his heat race and
seventh in his B-Main, which unfortunately kept him out of the 25-lap
sprint. At Deer Creek on Friday evening, Kyle switched to his new
XR1 Rocket Chassis and promptly laid down the quickest lap in Group
B during qualifying before securing a victory in his heat race.
Unfortunately, he was involved in an early incident during the 25-lapper
and was relegated to a disappointing twenty-second place showing.
The 'Gopher 50' headliner then took center stage at
Deer Creek Speedway on Saturday, as a whopping $50,000 top prize
was up for grabs. Kyle ran fifth in his B-Main, which was a couple
of mere positions away from a coveted transfer spot into the 75-lap
main event that was ultimately won by Brandon Overton. Complete
results from the entire 'Gopher 50' weekend can be located online
by clicking on www.lucasdirt.com.
(Heath Lawson Photo)
Ten for KB in Mountain Moonshine Classic Opener
19, 2022) A visit to Smoky Mountain Speedway in
Maryville, Tennessee was in store for the #40b team on June 17-18,
as the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series sanctioned the annual running
of the 'Mountain Moonshine Classic.' In his $5,000 to win prelim
on Friday evening, Kyle Bronson placed second in his heat race prior
to finishing a solid eighth in his 30-lap main event. On Saturday
in the weekend finale, which boasted a hefty $50,000 top prize,
Kyle finished fifth in his stacked heat race and later won his B-Main
before running eighteenth in the 60-lap headliner. Complete results
from the entire 'Mountain Moonshine Classic' weekend can be found
online by clicking on www.lucasdirt.com.
Bronson Claims Top Ten in Eldora Million!
12, 2022) The Kyle Bronson Motorsports (KBM) team
trekked to Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio from June 8-11 to compete
in both the 'Eldora Million' and the 'Dirt Late Model Dream.' Following
a washout on Wednesday night, the entire 'Eldora Million' extravaganza
took place on Thursday at the 1/2-mile, high-banked venue. In the
$12,000 to win daytime preliminary event, Kyle Bronson timed in
sixth fastest during group qualifying, finished second in his heat
race, and later advanced to sixth in the 25-lap feature. In the
nightcap, Kyle won his loaded heat race to advance into the 101-lap
'Eldora Million' headliner and eventually wound up eighth in the
final rundown of the $1,002,022 to win contest.
Over the weekend at the "Big E," all eyes
at Eldora Speedway were focused on the annual running of the 'Dirt
Late Model Dream,' which kicked off with another $12,000 to win
preliminary show on Friday evening. Kyle stopped the clock second
fastest in his group during time trials prior to running seventh
in his heat race and third in his B-Main, which unfortunately kept
him out of the 25-lap sprint that was pushed back to Saturday afternoon
due to more inclement weather. Later that evening, the Brandon,
Florida star grabbed the second transfer spot through his stacked
heat race to earn the outside of the sixth row for the start of
the $128,000 to win 'Dirt Late Model Dream.' The 100-lapper was
then unfortunately postponed to Wednesday, September 7 when rain
rolled into the area after completing only fourteen circuits. Complete
results from the rainy week in the Buckeye State can be viewed online
(Zach Yost Racing Photography)
Runner-Up in Both Granite City Specials!!
4, 2022) Kyle Bronson and his #40b team found themselves
in the pit area at Tri-City Speedway on June 2-3 for a pair of Super
Late Model special events. On Thursday night in a $5,000 to win
DIRTcar program, Kyle stopped the clock third fastest in Group B
during qualifying prior to running second in his heat race. After
starting sixth on the feature grid, Kyle steered past four competitors
during the 30-lapper en route to a stellar runner-up performance
behind only winner Ryan Gustin!
The World of Outlaws Case Construction Late Model
Series then rolled into the Granite City, Illinois oval on Friday
to preside over a single-day shootout, which boasted a $10,000 payday.
Kyle posted the third quickest lap in Group A during time trials
before securing a victory in his loaded heat race. After drawing
the third starting spot in the 40-lap headliner, the Brandon, Florida
star moved up to second to earn another runner-up effort behind
only victor Bobby Pierce! Complete results from both races at the
St. Louis-area facility can be viewed online at www.tricityspeedway.net.
(Josh James Artwork)
Bronson Sixth in 30th Annual Show-Me 100!
30, 2022) Kyle Bronson and the KBM team were busy
over Memorial Day weekend with events at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland,
Missouri and Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio from May 26-29. Following
a rain-out on Thursday at Wheatland in the 'Show-Me 100' lid lifter,
a $6,000 top prize was up for grabs on Friday night. Kyle ran fourth
in his loaded heat race, won his B-Main, and later improved twelve
positions during the course of the 40-lap feature to land in the
seventh finishing position. After rolling off from the inside of
the fourth row in Saturday's $50,000 to win crown jewel extravaganza,
Kyle found hard for a top five showing in the 'Show-Me 100' before
settling for a strong sixth place performance behind only winner
Chris Ferguson, Ricky Thornton, Jr., Tim McCreadie, Jimmy Owens,
and Chad Simpson.
A long overnight trek to Eldora Speedway then awaited
the #40b team for Sunday evening's annual 'Johnny Appleseed Classic,'
which marked the final tune-up race before the upcoming 'Million/Dream'
week. Kyle stopped the clock seventh quickest overall during the
qualifying session before securing a heat race triumph. After drawing
the third starting spot before the drop of the green flag in the
30-lap feature, Kyle quickly found his way to the lead before rugged
track conditions helped send him hard into the outside retaining
wall. The Brandon, Florida star was forced to retire on the twelfth
circuit with heavy damage and was paid for a disappointing thirteenth
place effort in the $5,000 to win affair. Full results from each
Memorial Day weekend race can be found online at www.lucasdirt.com
(Heath Lawson Photo)
Tenth in Colossal 100 Grand Finale at Charlotte
15, 2022) The #40b team made their way to The Dirt
Track at Charlotte in Concord, North Carolina from May 11-14 for
the 'Colossal 100,' which was sanctioned by the XR Super Series.
On Wednesday night in the $25,000 to win opener, Kyle Bronson ran
eleventh in his heat race and eighth in his B-Main before utilizing
a series provisional and finishing sixteenth in the 30-lap feature.
In a similar $25,000 to win throwdown on Thursday at the 4/10-mile
speedplant, Kyle unfortunately missed out on the 30-lapper after
placing seventh in his heat race and fourth in his B-Main.
Following a rain-out on Friday evening, the lucrative
'Colossal 100' wrapped up in big way on Saturday and a whopping
$50,000 top prize was up for grabs. Kyle clicked off the fourth
fastest lap in Group A during the qualifying session prior to finishing
fourth in heat race action. Following a B-Main triumph, the Brandon,
Florida star was able to climb nine positions during the 50-lap
headliner en route to a steady tenth place performance. Complete
results from the last four days in the Charlotte area can be found
online by clicking on www.racexr.com.
Bronson Bags Pair of Top Fives in Bristol Bash!
1, 2022) Following a Tuesday night plagued by mechanical
trouble at Eldora (OH) Speedway, the Kyle Bronson Motorsports (KBM)
team invaded the dirt-covered Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol,
Tennessee on April 29-30. The World of Outlaws Case Construction
Late Model Series sanctioned the 2nd Annual 'Bristol Bash' and a
pair of $25,000 top prizes were on the line. On Friday evening in
the opener, Kyle Bronson finished second in his heat race prior
to placing third and on the podium in the 30-lap feature event behind
only winner Jonathan Davenport and runner-up Ricky Weiss. In Saturday's
grand finale, Kyle timed in fourth quickest in qualifying, ran second
in his heat race, and later advanced up to fourth in the 30-lapper
to trail only victor Ricky Weiss, Jonathan Davenport, and Chris
Madden. Complete results from the 'Bristol Bash' weekend can be
found online at www.woolms.com.
(Josh James Artwork)