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September 30, 2018 - Brandon Overton Lands Top 5 Finish in Rome Showdown at Rome Speedway
1Both Franklin Enterprises drivers were in action over the weekend with David Breazeale at Atomic Speedway (Alma, Ohio) for the two-day World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series event while Brandon Overton competed in North Carolina and Georgia.

With 35 cars signed in for the two-day Outlaw Invasion, Breazeale scored a 2nd place finish behind Steve Casebolt in his heat earning him the 8th-starting position for the opening night feature. Falling two spots shy of a Top-10 finish, David dropped four spots to place 12th.

1During the same night, Brandon visited Tri-County Racetrack (Brasstown, North Carolina) for the Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Bonus Series sanctioned Tarheel 50. In a field of 20 cars, Overton secured his spot into the $10,000-to-win A-Main with a heat race win. Starting in 8th, Brandon Overton ran into mechanical issues in the 50-lap affair that prevented him from finishing.

Following the fifth fastest time in his group on Saturday, David notched a runner-up finish in his heat behind Chris Madden locking him into the 6th-starting position for the $10,000-to-win finale. Making contact with the wall early that threw off his steering, David Breazeale salvaged a 17th place outing in the 50-lapper.

1On Saturday night Overton visited Dixie Speedway (Woodstock, Georgia) for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) sanctioned Dixie Shootout. Scoring a 3rd place finish in his heat, Brandon earned the 11th-starting position for the A-Main. With $10,000 on the line, Brandon Overton gained seven spots reeling in a 4th place finish behind Dale McDowell, Jonathan Davenport, and Josh Richards with Tim McCreadie coming in 5th. (Heath Lawson photo)

1The following night at Rome Speedway (Rome, Georgia), Brandon grabbed the 4th and final transfer spot in his heat positioning him 14th on the starting grid for the $10,000-to-win main event. Dropping one spot in the 50-lap affair, Brandon Overton logged a 15th place outing.

David continues to lead the World of Outlaws Rookie of the Year chase and 9th in the overall point standings. For full results from these events, please visit www.WoOLMS.com and www.LucasDirt.com.

September 23, 2018 - Breazeale Bags a Pair of Top 10 Finishes With Outlaws; Overton Attends Cotton Pickin' 100 at Magnolia
1Friday night saw Brandon Overton in action at Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi) for the two-day Cotton Pickin’ 100. Drawing a stout field of 57 Super Late Models for the unsanctioned weekend, Overton recorded a 5th place finish in his heat race transferring him into the B-Main for another shot at the opening night feature. Needing to place in the Top 2, Brandon came up one spot short with a 3rd place finish.

Returning on Saturday night, Brandon timed in seventh fastest in his qualifying group before placing 2nd in his heat behind Tanner English. Starting the $12,000-to-win finale in 8th, Overton suffered mechanical issues that dropped him back to a 20th place outing.

1During the same night, David Breazeale was one 35 World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series entries signed in at Selinsgrove Speedway (Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania) for the Late Model National Open. Jumping up one spot in his heat, Breazeale scored a 3rd place finish locking him into the 9th-starting position for the $10,000-to-win A-Main. Passing two cars in the 50-lap affair, David Breazeale posted a 7th place finish. (Dave Dalesandro photo)

1The following night at Outlaw Speedway (Dundee, New York), David followed up the seventh fastest time overall in qualifying with a 3rd place finish in his heat. Starting in the feature in 6th, Breazeale dropped three spots to place 9th.

David continues to lead the World of Outlaws Rookie of the Year chase and 9th in the overall point standings. For full results from these events, please visit www.WoOLMS.com and www.MagnoliaDirt.com.

September 15, 2018 - Brandon Overton Begins Knoxville Nationals
1On Thursday night Brandon Overton was one of 57 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) entries signed in at Knoxville Raceway (Knoxville, Iowa) for the 15th annual Knoxville Nationals. Following the fourth fastest time in his qualifying group, Brandon came up one spot short of a transfer position in his heat with a 4th place finish. Needing to place 4th or better to make the opening night feature, Overton grabbed the 4th and final transfer spot. Starting in 22nd, Brandon Overton improved ten spots in the 25-lapper reeling in a 12th place finish. (Heath Lawson photos)

1The following night for another $7,000-to-win preliminary feature, Brandon jumped up one spot in his heat to place 6th. Transferring into the B-Main for another shot at the A-Main, Overton fell five positions short with an 11th place outing.

1On Saturday night with his spot already locked into the $40,000-to-win finale, Brandon dropped seven spots in the 100-lap affair registering a 19th place finish.

For full results from these events, please visit www.LucasDirt.com.

September 8, 2018 - Overton Records 12th Place Finish in World 100 Opener; Wins Rebel Yell at Sceven Motor Speedway
1Thursday night brought Franklin Enterprises and Brandon Overton to Eldora Speedway (Rossburg, Ohio) kicking off the 48th annual World 100. Drawing 101 Super Late Models for a pair of preliminary features, Brandon passed three cars in his 10-lap heat race registering a 3rd place finish. Earning the 13th-starting position for the $10,000-to-win opening night feature, Overton jumped up one spot to place 12th.

Friday and Saturday's program was postponed by Mother Nature to October 12th and 13th.

1On Saturday night the team stopped at Screven Motor Speedway (Sylvania, Georgia) for the Southern All Star Series sanctioned Rebel Yell. Laying down the fastest time overall in a field of 27 cars, Overton earned the pole position for the A-Main. Holding off Casey Roberts in the closing laps, Brandon Overton led wire-to-wire en route to his seventh win of the season and a $10,000 payday. Roberts, Chris Ferguson, Shanon Buckingham and Brent Dixon completed the Top-5 finishers in the 60-lapper. (Richard Barnes photo)

For full results from these events, please visit www.EldoraSpeedway.com and www.SASDirt.com.

September 2, 2018 - Brandon Overton Captures Career-Richest Victory; Wins Hillbilly 100 at Tyler County Speedway
1Brandon Overton returned with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) on Friday night at Ponderosa Speedway (Junction City, Kentucky) for the 14th annual John Bradshaw Memorial. In a field of 28 cars, Overton posted a 4th place finish in his heat earning him the 10th-starting position for the opening night feature. Getting caught in a tangle with another competitor on lap-19, Brandon salvaged a 20th place outing in the rain-shortened 30-lap main event.  

The following night at Portsmouth Raceway Park (Portsmouth, Ohio) for the Bob Miller Memorial, Brandon came up one spot short of a transfer position in his heat race with a 5th place finish. Transferring into the B-Main, Overton scored a 2nd place spot behind Tim McCreadie positioning him 20th on the starting grid for the $12,000-to-win A-Main. Passing two cars in the 50-lapper, Brandon logged an 18th place finish.

1Sunday saw 42 (LOLMDS) entries in action at Tyler County Speedway (Middlebourne, West Virginia) for the 50th annual Hillbilly 100. Posting a 2nd place finish in his heat behind Mike Benedum, Overton locked into the 8th-starting position for the feature. Slipping past race-leader Jared Hawkins on lap-69, Brandon held the top spot for the ensuing 30 circuits capturing his sixth win of the season in the Franklin Enterprises #76 entry and a $50,000 payday. Jared Hawkins, Mason Zeigler, Jimmy Owens, and Gregg Satterlee rounded out the Top-5 finishers in the 100-lap affair. (Cole Perkins photo)

For full results from these events, please visit www.LucasDirt.com.