McDowell Reels in Top Five Finish at Eldora Speedway for the Dream

June 6th, 2015 - On Thursday night Team Dillon Racing returned to action with Dale McDowell piloting the #17m Late Model at Eldora Speedway (Rossburg, Ohio) for the 21st Dirt Late Model Dream. With 84 cars registered for the night’s event, McDowell recorded the fastest time in his qualifying group setting him up with a 4th place starting spot in his heat. After going on to win his heat, Dale got a good start in the 25-lap A-Main by jumping from 4th to 1st to lead the show for 14 laps until race winner Jonathan Davenport saw some room. At the end of the night McDowell recorded a second place finish behind Davenport followed by Dennis Erb Jr., Shane Clanton and Jimmy Owens.

With a smaller field of 81 Late Models for the second night of the Dream, Dale McDowell remained in the drivers seat of the #17m Super Late Model. Following a 4th place finish in his heat, McDowell went on to advance seven positions in the 25-lap feature to capture a 5th place finish behind Dennis Erb Jr., Tim McCreadie, Jason Feger and Don O'Neal.

For the third and final night, Dale McDowell logged his third top five finish of the weekend. Following a 2nd place exit in his heat, Dale McDowell gained six positions in the 100-lap feature to place 4th in the Dirt Late Model Dream behind Jonathan Davenport, Earl Pearson Jr. and Dennis Erb Jr. with Shane Clanton coming in 5th.

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