Dale McDowell Lands Tenth Place Outing at Knoxville Nationals

September 26th, 2015 - On Thursday night Dale McDowell made the trip to Knoxville Raceway (Knoxville, Iowa) for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) sanctioned Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores. Drawing a field of 63 Super Late Models for the opening night event, McDowell ran into some trouble on the final lap of his heat race falling from 4th to 10th. Finishing 2nd in his D-Main, Dale needed a 4th place finish or better in his C-Main to make the B-Main. Failing to his a transfer spot with a 9th place finish, Dale McDowell's focus was shifted to the rest of the weekend’s events.

The following night in a field of 58 cars, Dale McDowell fell one spot short of transfer spot into the feature with a 4th place heat finish. Finishing 4th in his B-Main, Dale earned a 11th row starting spot for the $7,000 to win A-Main. Gaining two spots in the 25-lapper, McDowell recorded an 18th place outing.

For the final night of action, Dale McDowell earned a 12th row starting spot for the main event based off of his preliminary results the previous two nights. With $40,000 on the line, Dale gained ten spots in the 100-lap affair scoring a 13th place outing.

Full results from these events are available at