RESULTS FROM WINTERNATIONALS AT EAST BAY
8, 2020 --- Tonight marked
the sixth and final race of the 2020 edition of the 'Winternationals'
at East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, Florida. The 1/3-mile oval
hosted another $12,000 to win throwdown and a huge crowd was in
attendance for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned program.
Billy Moyer qualified thirteenth quickest in Group A during time
trials prior to finishing fifth in his heat race and second in his
B-Main. Following a victory in the Strawberry Dash, Billy wound
up placing twenty-second in the final finishing order of the 50-lap
finale at the "Clay by the Bay." (Heath
February 7, 2020 ---
The penultimate event of the 44th Annual 'Winternationals'
drew a stout 57 car field to East Bay Raceway Park and the ante
was upped for all involved, as a $12,000 winner's check was on the
line with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series at the Gibsonton,
Florida facility. Billy Moyer posted the tenth fastest time in Group
B during the qualifying session and later placed fourth in his stacked
heat race. Following a triumph in his B-Main, Billy was an early
retiree in the 50-lapper and was officially scored in the twenty-eighth
February 6, 2020 ---
A windy day greeted the #21 team today at East Bay
Raceway Park and the fourth Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series show
of the week at the Gibsonton, Florida oval paid $7,000 to win. Billy
Moyer qualified eighth quickest in Group B during the time trial
session prior to securing the third transfer spot through his loaded
heat race. "Mr. Smooth" then started the 40-lap headliner
from the outside of the eighth row and blitzed past seven competitors
during the contest on his way to a solid ninth place outing.
February 5, 2020 ---
The third round of the 44th edition of the 'Winternationals'
at East Bay Raceway Park took place earlier this evening and a $7,000
top prize was up for grabs at the Gibsonton, Florida facility. Billy
Moyer stopped the clock fifteenth quickest in Group A during the
qualifying session before placing second in his loaded heat race.
After starting the 40-lap feature event from the inside of the fifth
row, Billy fought hard for a top ten showing in the contest before
ultimately winding up thirteenth at the drop of the checkered flag.
February 4, 2020 ---
The "Clay by the Bay" hosted round two
of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series 'Winternationals' tonight
and another $5,000 to win event was held at the racy 1/3-mile clay
oval located just south of Tampa, Florida. Billy Moyer clicked off
the eighth quickest lap in Group A during time trials and later
moved up to finish second in his loaded heat race. Billy then started
the 30-lapper from the inside of the fifth row and eventually claimed
a solid top ten finish in the contest, as he was paid for a tenth
place showing tonight at East Bay Raceway Park.
February 3, 2020 ---
Night one of the 44th Annual 'Winternationals' for
the Super Late Model competitors drew a large Monday crowd to East
Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, Florida tonight for a Lucas Oil Late
Model Dirt Series showdown. A stout 62 car field piled into the
pit area at the Tampa-area facility to vie for the $5,000 payday
in the first of six straight nights of racing action. Billy Moyer
knocked down the eighth quickest lap in Group A during qualifying
before grabbing the third and final transfer spot through his stacked
heat race. The Batesville, Arkansas Hall of Famer then moved up
three spots during the course of the 30-lap feature en route to
a twelfth place effort.
MOYER STARTS SPEEDWEEKS
JOURNEY AT NORTH FLORIDA
2, 2020 --- Billy Moyer Racing
(BMR) dropped into North Florida Speedway in Lake City, Florida
today for a DIRTcar Racing event, which boasted a $5,000 payday.
Only ten Super Late Models showed up for the 'Winter Nationals'
program and Billy Moyer promptly laid down the second quickest lap
overall during the qualifying session. After running second in his
heat race, Billy led the first four circuits of the 25-lap feature
event before spinning over the track banking. The Batesville, Arkansas
standout restarted at the tail end of the small field and was able
to salvage a fifth place showing behind only race winner Mark Whitener,
Allen Weisser, Kyle Strickler, and Dan Stone.
NIGHTLY RESULTS FROM
THE BATTLE AT THE BORDER
5, 2020 --- The inaugural
running of the 'Battle at the Border' wrapped up today at Vado Speedway
Park, as the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series
presided over a $15,000 to win showdown at the Vado, New Mexico
oval. Billy Moyer stopped the clock ninth fastest in Group A during
the qualifying session prior to finishing seventh in his loaded
heat race. After grabbing the second transfer spot through his B-Main,
Billy was unfortunately an early retiree in the 75-lap weekend finale
and left "The Land of Enchantment" with a twentieth place
performance. (Jim Rosas Photo)
January 4, 2020 ---
Night two of the 'Battle at the Border' took place
earlier today at Vado Speedway Park and another $5,000 payday was
on the line for the cars and stars racing with the World of Outlaws
Morton Buildings Late Model Series tour at the state-of-the-art
Vado, New Mexico facility. A strong contingent of 42 drivers once
again took time during qualifying and Billy Moyer started off his
evening by posting the fourth quickest lap in Group B. After finishing
second in his stacked heat race, Billy rolled off from the inside
of the third row in the 30-lap main event. The Batesville, Arkansas
Hall of Famer then fought hard for a top five effort in the preliminary
feature before winding up seventh in the final finishing order.
January 3, 2020 ---
The 2020 season officially kicked off earlier tonight
at Vado Speedway Park in Vado, New Mexico, as the World of Outlaws
Morton Buildings Late Model Series tour presided over the first
of three nights in the inaugural 'Battle at the Border.' A strong
42 car field showed up in "The Land of Enchantment" to
vie for the $5,000 winner's check in the season lid lifter. Billy
Moyer unfortunately fought battery issues during the qualifying
session, but rallied back to finish sixth in his loaded heat race
and fourth in his B-Main. Those efforts were not quite able to put
"Mr. Smooth" into the 30-lap headliner; however, as he
missed out on a coveted transfer position by one spot through his
BILLY MOYER KICKS OFF
2020 THIS WEEK IN NEW MEXICO
1, 2020 --- A
new year brings with it the conclusion of a very short off-season,
as Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) will start their 2020 campaign later
this week with the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model
Series in the state of New Mexico. The inaugural running of the
'Battle at the Border' will kick off the national touring series
schedule from January 3-5 at the state-of-the-art Vado Speedway
Park in Vado, New Mexico. A trio of WOOLMS programs will be held
at the new facility in "The Land of Enchantment" with
a pair of $5,000 to win preliminary shows taking place on Friday
and Saturday. A rich $15,000 top prize will then be on the line
in the finale of the 'Battle at the Border' on Sunday at the 3/8-mile,
semi-banked oval. You can view confirmed early season schedule dates
for "Mr. Smooth" Billy Moyer by clicking on the SCHEDULE
page of the website!
MOYER IMPROVES TO THIRD
IN GATEWAY DIRT NATIONALS!
22, 2019 --- The 2019 campaign
for the #21 team wrapped up from December 19-21 during the annual
running of the 'Gateway Dirt Nationals' at The Dome at America's
Center in downtown St. Louis, Missouri. A strong field of 86 competitors
piled into the indoor facility to compete in the Dirt Late Model
portion of the three-day spectacular, which kicked off on Thursday
with qualifying. Billy Moyer clicked off the third fastest lap in
Group A during the time trial session prior to securing a heat race
win and a sixth place effort on Friday night in the $5,000 to win
preliminary feature event.
Following a consolation race triumph on Saturday evening
in front of the large crowd, Billy rolled off from the inside of
the sixth row in the $30,000 to win grand finale. During the course
of the 40-lap contest, "Mr. Smooth" methodically picked
off eight competitors during the attrition-filled battle to land
on the podium in third behind only victor Tyler Carpenter and runner-up
Brandon Sheppard! Full results from the 'Gateway Dirt Nationals'
can be located online at www.gatewaydirt.com.
(Josh James Artwork Photo)
BILLY MOYER FINISHES
ON PODIUM IN ANNUAL SPOOKY 50
20, 2019 --- Billy Moyer
Racing (BMR) ventured to Chatham Speedway in Chatham, Louisiana
on October 18-19 to compete in the 26th edition of the 'Spooky 50.'
On Friday night, Billy Moyer clicked off the fastest lap in Group
B during the Louisiana Late Model Racing Series qualifying session
prior to placing second in the fast dash. After rolling off from
the outside of the front row in Saturday's 50-lap headliner, which
paid $5,000 to the winner, Billy led portions of the race before
landing on the podium. At the checkers, the Batesville, Arkansas
star was in the third spot behind only victor Tanner Kellick and
runner-up Spencer Hughes. Complete results can be located online
by clicking www.chathamspeedway.com.
MOYER LEADS MAJORITY
OF FALS FRENZY; FINISHES SECOND!
13, 2019 --- The #21 team
invaded Fairbury Speedway in downtown Fairbury, Illinois on October
11-12 for 'FALS Frenzy.' The doubleheader weekend in the Land of
Lincoln was scheduled to start with a $5,000 to win weekend opener,
but that show was nixed due to rain showers on Friday night. At
FALS on Saturday evening, Billy Moyer earned Fast Time honors during
the qualifying session prior to picking up the victory in heat race
action. (Todd Healy Photo)
Billy then led laps 8-9, 11-12, and 16-54 during the
$15,000 to win headliner. The Batesville, Arkansas Hall of Famer
was unfortunately passed by eventual winner Brandon Sheppard with
only six circuits left in the 60-lap affair, but Billy was able
to steer his new Capital racecar to an impressive runner-up showing
at the racy 1/4-mile oval. Complete results from 'FALS Frenzy' can
be viewed by clicking on www.fairburyspeedway.com.
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BILLY MOYER DEBUTS NEW
CAPITAL RACECAR AT MAGNOLIA
29, 2019 --- Next up on the
racing schedule for Billy Moyer was a trip to Magnolia Motor Speedway
in Columbus, Mississippi on September 27-28 for the annual running
of the 'Magnolia State Cotton Pickin 100,' which kicked off with
a $4,000 to win weekend opener. On Friday night, Billy steered his
new Capital racecar to a second place finish in his heat race and
a seventh place effort in the 30-lap main event. In Saturday's weekend
finale, which boasted a $12,000 paycheck, Billy laid down the second
fastest time in Group A during qualifying, won his heat race, and
later steered to another seventh place performance in the 70-lapper.
Complete results from "The Mag" can be located online
MOYER TRANSFERS INTO
$40K KNOXVILLE NATIONALS
15, 2019 --- A visit to the
storied Knoxville Raceway was up next for the #21 team, as the 16th
edition of the 'Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals' was held
at the storied Knoxville, Iowa facility from September 12-14. The
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series biggie drew 55 entrants to the
1/2-mile, semi-banked fairgrounds oval and action kicked off with
a pair of $7,000 to win preliminary programs. Billy Moyer unfortunately
failed to transfer into each of the 25-lap preliminary features
after finishing sixth in his heat race and fifteenth in his B-Main
on Thursday night and running sixth in both his heat race and his
B-Main on Friday evening.
Things wrapped up at the Hawkeye State speedplant
on Saturday with the running of the 'Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville
Nationals,' which once again boasted a whopping $40,000 paycheck.
Billy grabbed the sixth and final transfer spot through the B-Main
and later rolled off from the outside of the fifteenth row in the
100-lap headliner. The Batesville, Arkansas Hall of Famer wound
up retiring after only twenty circuits and was officially placed
twenty-eighth in the final finishing order. Full results from the
crown jewel weekend in Iowa can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
BILLY MOYER STARTS WORLD
100 WEEKEND WITH $10K WIN!
8, 2019 --- Billy Moyer captured
career win #840 on Thursday evening, September 5 at the famed Eldora
Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, as he scored the victory in his Twin
25 preliminary program in the opener for the 49th Annual 'World
100!' Billy stopped the clock nineteenth fastest in his group during
time trials prior to securing a heat race triumph. After starting
from the pole position in the 25-lap sprint, Billy took off at the
drop of the green flag to lead the first circuit and never looked
back, as he controlled the strong field from flag-to-flag. The Batesville,
Arkansas Hall of Famer landed the $10,000 payday for besting Kent
Robinson, Chris Ferguson, Jimmy Owens, and Dennis Erb, Jr.! (Heath
On Friday night, September 6, a similar show was contested
at the 1/2-mile, high-banked speedplant and another $10,000 top
prize was up for grabs for the #21 team. Billy ran eighth in his
stacked heat, grabbed the second transfer spot through his B-Main,
and later placed eighteenth in the final finishing order of the
25-lapper. In Saturday's annual running of the 'World 100,' the
popular driver known as "Mr. Smooth" was gunning for his
seventh career globe trophy and the whopping $52,000 winner's check.
Unfortunately, Billy wound up sixth in his heat race and eighth
in his B-Main at the "Big E" on September 7 and was not
able to transfer into the 100-lap headliner that was ultimately
won by Jonathan Davenport. Full results from the entire 'World 100
' weekend can be viewed online at www.eldoraspeedway.com.
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