RESULTS FROM THE DIRTCAR NATIONALS AT VSP
15, 2020 - The #0M team wrapped up the 2020 edition
of the 'DIRTcar Nationals' tonight at Volusia Speedway Park, as
another $10,000 windfall was on the line with the World of Outlaws
Morton Buildings Late Model Series at the Barberville, Florida oval.
Chris Madden qualified sixteenth fastest in Group A during time
trials before finishing sixth in his heat race and fourth in his
B-Main. After relying on a series provisional to gain access into
the 50-lap grand finale, Chris vaulted to eleventh in the final
finishing order and now finds himself fourth in the latest version
of the early WOOLMS point standings. (Rick Neff
February 14, 2020 -
The penultimate event of the 49th Annual 'DIRTcar Nationals' took
place earlier tonight at Volusia Speedway Park following steady
afternoon rain showers. Chris Madden knocked down the fourth fastest
lap in Group A during World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model
Series time trials prior to running second in his stacked heat race.
The Gray Court, South Carolina star then rolled off from the outside
of the third row in the 40-lapper, but eventually slipped back to
post an eighteenth place performance in the $10,000 to win affair.
February 13, 2020 -
Another $10,000 to win World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model
Series show was held tonight at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville,
Florida. Chris Madden laid down the seventh quickest time in Group
A during the qualifying session before grabbing the third transfer
spot through his heat race. "Smokey" then picked off five
competitors during the 40-lap headliner en route to a steady eighth
February 12, 2020 -
Next up at VSP was the third round of the 49th Annual 'DIRTcar Nationals'
and the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series presided
over all of the dirt-slinging action for the first time during "Speedweeks."
A stellar 51 car field converged at the Barberville, Florida facility
to do battle for a $10,000 top prize. Chris Madden ran fourth in
his loaded heat race prior to winning his B-Main and advancing to
eighteenth in the final finishing order of the wild 40-lapper.
February 11, 2020 -
The second leg of the 'DIRTcar Nationals' at Volusia Speedway Park
took center stage tonight and a similar DIRTcar Racing program was
held at the Daytona Beach-area speedplant with $7,000 up for grabs.
Chris Madden posted the fourth fastest time in his group during
the qualifying session before grabbing the third and final transfer
spot through his heat race. After rolling off from the inside of
the eighth row in the 30-lap main event, Chris eventually crossed
underneath the checkered flag in the fourteenth finishing position.
February 10, 2020 -
The Super Late Model portion of the 'DIRTcar Nationals' kicked off
earlier tonight at Volusia Speedway Park, as DIRTcar Racing presided
over the first of six events this week at the historic Barberville,
Florida speedplant. A 44 car field converged on the Daytona Beach-area
facility to vie for the $7,000 paycheck. Chris Madden - making his
first start during "Speedweeks" - qualified second fastest
in his group during time trials prior to securing a heat race triumph.
Chris then started fourth on the grid in the 30-lap sprint and ran
in the top five through much of the race. At the checkers, "Smokey"
wound up sixth behind only race winner Brandon Sheppard, Brian Shirley,
Dennis Erb, Jr., Tim McCreadie, and Mark Whitener.
CHRIS MADDEN FOURTH IN
DAYTIME AFFAIR AT CHEROKEE
26, 2020 - "Smokey" Chris Madden was back
in action today at the nearby Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, South
Carolina, as the Drydene Xtreme DIRTcar Series invaded the renowned
oval to preside over a $5,000 to win shootout. Chris clicked off
the third fastest time in Group A during qualifying prior to placing
third in his heat race. After drawing the fifth starting spot before
the drop of the green flag in the 40-lap daytime feature, Chris
ran inside of the top five throughout the entire distance and eventually
earned a solid fourth place effort behind only winner Ross Bailes,
Casey Roberts, and Johnny Pursley. Full results from the "Place
Your Momma Warned You About" can be viewed online at www.xtremedirtcar.com.
(Gene Lefler Photo)
MADDEN STARTS SEASON
WITH BATTLE AT THE BORDER WIN!
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. Chris Madden clicked
off the third quickest time in Group A during the qualifying session
prior to recording yet another heat race triumph. After drawing
the third starting spot prior to the start of the 75-lap weekend
finale, Chris unfortunately suffered ignition woes early in the
feature distance. He restarted at the tail of the stout field and
blasted back up inside of the top ten to salvage an eighth 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 Chris Madden started off his evening by laying
down the third fastest lap in Group A. Following a heat race victory,
Chris started the 30-lap preliminary feature from the pole position
gunning for his second straight win. "Smokey" led early
in the contest before winding up third and on the podium behind
only race winner Ricky Weiss and runner-up Brandon Sheppard!
3, 2020 - The #0M Scott Bloomquist Racing team lifted
the lid to their 2020 campaign earlier tonight in the inaugural
'Battle at the Border' at the pristine Vado Speedway Park in Vado,
New Mexico. The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series
tour presided over the season opener in the desert and 42 competitors
signed into the pit area to do battle in the first of three nights
in "The Land of Enchantment." Chris Madden continued his
winning ways by setting Fast Time in qualifying, scoring a heat
race triumph, and taking the lead for good on the eleventh circuit
in the 30-lapper. Chris went on to lead the remainder of the caution-free
headliner to claim the $5,000 top prize ahead of Brandon Sheppard,
Ricky Weiss, Scott Bloomquist, and Mike Marlar! (Terry
CHRIS MADDEN KICKS OFF
2020 THIS WEEK AT VADO
1, 2020 - A new year brings with it the conclusion
of a very short off-season, as Scott Bloomquist Racing and Chris
Madden 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.
Chris will return as a full-time driver on the World
of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series trail in 2020 and
will vie for the series Championship, along with teammate Scott
Bloomquist. You can view confirmed schedule dates for the Drydene
Performance Products-sponsored #OM team by clicking on the SCHEDULE
page of the website!