Runner-Up in $53,000 Silver Dollar Nationals!
25, 2021) Paylor Motorsports trekked west
to I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, Nebraska from July 20-24 for a lucrative
stretch of racing with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series. Things
kicked off with a pair of $7,000 to win preliminary shows leading
into the 'I-80 Nationals.' Tim McCreadie advanced up to seventh
in Tuesday night's 30-lap feature, while he was forced to a back-up
car on Wednesday and rallied from the back to finish eleventh in
the 30-lapper. By virtue of racking up the fourteenth most points
in preliminary competition, Tim earned the rights to the outside
of the seventh row for the $30,000 to win headliner on Thursday.
The Watertown, New York star eventually finished right where he
started in the 53-lap main event... the fourteenth position.
Over the weekend at the Cornhusker State venue, a
whopping $53,000 top prize was up for grabs in the annual running
of the 'Silver Dollar Nationals.' In the double set of heat races
on Friday evening, Tim placed third in his first heat race, while
he advanced up to second in his final prelim. "T-Mac"
accumulated the fifth most passing points and rolled off from the
inside of the third row in Saturday's 80-lap grand finale. Tim sported
a fast Longhorn racecar during the crown jewel extravaganza and
drove up to second to finish an impressive runner-up behind only
victor Kyle Bronson! Full results from the last five days can be
located online at www.lucasdirt.com.
T-Mac Caught Up in
Wheatland Wreck; Runner-Up at Charlotte
2021) After a flurry of recent rain-outs,
the #39 team returned to Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series action
in the annual running of the 'CMH Diamond Nationals' at the state-of-the-art
Lucas Oil Speedway on Saturday night, July 17. The Wheatland, Missouri
oval drew 34 competitors - all of whom were vying for the $15,000
payday. Tim McCreadie placed third in his loaded heat race to earn
the inside of the fifth row for the start of the 50-lap main event.
The current LOLMDS point leader suffered several issues throughout
the course of the race and was eventually swept up in a lap 42 incident,
but soldiered on to salvage a twelfth place performance in the contest.
Tim then caught a flight on Sunday to compete in the 'Carolina
Sizzler' at the pristine Dirt Track at Charlotte in Concord, North
Carolina on July 18. The Paylor Motorsports team had a car at the
track for "T-Mac" and he promptly laid down the seventh
quickest lap during time trials to earn the rights to the inside
of the fourth row for the 60-lapper. With $20,000 on the line in
the unsanctioned A-Main, Tim streaked past five competitors to advance
up to second and that is where he finished behind only victor Brandon
Overton. Full results from both weekend races can be accessed online
Tim McCreadie Wires
Lucas Oil Field for $15,000 Zanesville Win!
5, 2021) Tim McCreadie and Paylor Motorsports
celebrated in victory lane for the fifth time in 2021 on Saturday
night, July 3 in the biggest-ever race held at Muskingum County
Speedway in Zanesville, Ohio! Tim clicked off the quickest lap in
Group B during the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series qualifying session
prior to winning his heat race. After rolling off from the outside
of the front row in the 'Prime Solutions 50,' the current series
point leader wired the stout field in leading all 50 circuits to
pocket the $15,000 payday. Tim beat a top five that consisted of
runner-up Kyle Bronson, Spencer Hughes, Jonathan Davenport, and
In other action during the hectic Independence Day holiday weekend,
the #39 team also entered high-profile races at both Portsmouth
Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio and Beckley Motorsports Park in
Beckley, West Virginia. At PRP on Friday night in the $12,000 to
win 'Independence 50,' which was also sanctioned by the LOLMDS,
Tim earned Fast Time honors in qualifying, won his heat race, and
led the first eight circuits in the headliner before finishing third
and on the podium behind only victor Jonathan Davenport and runner-up
Kyle Bronson. At Beckley on Sunday, "T-Mac" was running
second in the $20,000 to win 'Beckley USA 100,' but a late flat
tire helped relegate him to a sixth place feature showing. Full
results from each of these holiday weekend races can be found online
McCreadie on Podium
in Magnolia Opener; Eighth in Finale
19, 2021) For the first time since the Memorial
Day holiday weekend, the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series was back
in action on June 17-18 in a rain-shortened 'Clash at the Mag' doubleheader
at Magnolia Motor Speedway. On Thursday night in the opener, Tim
McCreadie clicked off the fastest lap in Group B during qualifying
prior to securing a heat race triumph. After starting the $5,000
to win feature from the inside of the second row, "T-Mac"
battled hard to stay inside of the top five and eventually netted
a strong third place podium performance behind only victor Jonathan
Davenport and runner-up Mike Marlar!
A $12,000 top prize was then on the line on Friday evening in the
second night of the 'Clash at the Mag,' which served as the finale
with inclement weather invading the area on Saturday. Tim ran fourth
in his stacked heat race prior to passing six competitors during
the 50-lap headliner. The current LOLMDS point leader wound up leaving
Magnolia with an eighth place showing in the finale. Complete results
from the Columbus, Mississippi oval can be viewed by accessing www.lucasdirt.com.
Tim McCreadie Runner-Up
in 27th Annual DLM Dream!
13, 2021) A very lucrative week at Eldora
Speedway took place from June 9-12, as a pair of 'Dirt Late Model
Dreams' were held at the storied Rossburg, Ohio oval. On Wednesday
evening in his Twin 25 preliminary program, Tim McCreadie placed
second in his heat race and ninth in his $10,000 to win feature.
At the "Big E" on Thursday, Tim ran second in his heat
race prior to rallying past nine competitors during the 100-lap
'Dirt Late Model Dream' to finish a stellar runner-up behind only
$127,000 victor Brandon Overton!
The 26th Annual 'Dirt Late Model Dream' then took
center stage at the 1/2-mile, high-banked speedplant over the weekend.
In Friday's $10,000 to win Twin 25, Tim finished fifth in his heat
race before moving up to twelfth in the 25-lap sprint. The busy
week then culminated with another crown jewel extravaganza on Saturday
night, which boasted a hefty $126,000 top prize. "T-Mac"
earned the second transfer spot through his heat race and later
wound up eighth in the final rundown of the 100-lapper. Full results
from all four days of racing action at Eldora Speedway can be located
online at www.eldoraspeedway.com.
(Todd Healy Photo)
McCreadie Wires Field
in Cowboy Classic at Wheatland!
30, 2021) The fourth win for Tim McCreadie
and Paylor Motorsports came on Friday, May 28 in the annual 'Cowboy
Classic' at the pristine Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri!
Tim qualified well in Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series time trials
and later secured a victory in heat race action. After starting
third on the grid in the 45-lap headliner, Tim quickly grabbed the
point on the first circuit and led the entire contest to land the
$6,000 payday ahead of a top five that consisted of runner-up Hudson
O'Neal, Bobby Pierce, Brandon Sheppard, and Josh Richards!
In the nightcap on Friday in a similar $6,000 to win program, which
was actually held in the wee hours of the morning, Tim placed second
in his heat race before finishing seventh in the feature event.
By virtue of racking up the second most points during preliminary
action, the Watertown, New York superstar earned the rights to the
outside of the front row for Saturday's annual 'Show-Me 100,' which
once again boasted a hefty $30,000 paycheck. Sporting a patriotic
paint scheme in honor of Memorial Day and partner Racing for Heroes,
Tim was able to lead laps 41-67 of the crown jewel extravaganza
before eventually crossing underneath the checkers in the fourth
spot behind only victor Hudson O'Neal, Brandon Sheppard, and Josh
Richards! Complete results from all three holiday weekend races
can be located online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Tim McCreadie Battles
Back at Rugged Farley
23, 2021) The #39 team was scheduled to be
in Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series action on May 21-22 at 300 Raceway
in Farley, Iowa and 34 Raceway in West Burlington, Iowa. On Friday
night in the $12,000 to win 'Truck Country 50' at Farley, Tim McCreadie
earned Fast Time honors during the qualifying session and later
picked up a heat race triumph. After starting the 50-lap headliner
on the rugged racing surface from the pole position, Tim unfortunately
suffered problems on the fourth circuit and pitted for the attention
of the Paylor Motorsports crew. He was able to stay on the lead
lap and pitted several other times during the course of the attrition-filled
contest before winding up paid for a fourth place performance behind
only winner Mike Marlar, Tyler Erb, and Kyle Bronson!
The $15,000 to win program scheduled for 34 Raceway on Saturday
evening was unfortunately rained-out and rescheduled for July 15.
Tim still finds himself atop the latest LOLMDS point standings heading
into the 'Show-Me 100' over the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Complete
results from Friday's stop to 300 Raceway can be accessed online
McCreadie Wins Heat;
Finishes Fourth at VMS!
16, 2021) With the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt
Series events canceled over the weekend, the Paylor Motorsports
team took the opportunity to venture to Virginia Motor Speedway
in Jamaica, Virginia on Saturday, May 15 for the annual running
of the 'King of the Commonwealth.' The Ultimate Super Late Model
Series presided over the single-day program at VMS and 36 competitors
showed up to vie for the $20,000 winner's check. Tim McCreadie stopped
the clock second fastest in Group A during qualifying prior to picking
up a win in heat race action. After starting the 60-lap headliner
from the inside of the second row, Tim eventually landed in the
fourth finishing position behind only victor Brandon Overton, Jimmy
Owens, and Josh Richards! Complete results from last night at Virginia
Motor Speedway can be viewed online at www.ultimatesupers.com.
Tim McCreadie Storms
to Mississippi Thunder Top Five
9, 2021) The May 7-8 weekend took the #39
team to Mississippi Thunder Speedway in Fountain City, Wisconsin
for the 'Dairyland Showdown,' which was sanctioned by the World
of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series. On Friday night in
the $12,500 to win weekend lid lifter, Tim McCreadie was forced
to scratch from the program due to a personal illness. He felt a
little better on Saturday evening and was able to compete in the
weekend finale, which boasted a $22,500 top prize. Tim unfortunately
had his qualifying lap disallowed after he didn't report to the
scales, but was able to blast up to fourth to garner the final transfer
spot through his heat race. After rolling off from the inside of
the seventh row in the 60-lap headliner, "T-Mac" drove
past eight competitors to claim a strong fifth place performance
behind only victor Chris Madden, Ryan Gustin, Brandon Sheppard,
and Kyle Strickler! Complete results from MTS can be accessed online
by clicking on www.woolms.com.
at Ponderosa; Fifth at Florence!
2, 2021) Next up for the Paylor Motorsports
team was a Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series doubleheader on April
30-May 1 in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. On Friday night in the
$12,000 to win 'John Bradshaw Memorial' at Ponderosa Speedway in
Junction City, Kentucky, Tim McCreadie set a New Track Record during
the qualifying session prior to securing a heat race triumph. After
staring the 50-lapper from the pole position, Tim led 48 circuits
of the headliner, but was passed coming out of turn four on the
final lap for the win. The Watertown, New York superstar was forced
to settle for a close runner-up performance behind only victor Jonathan
At Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky on Saturday
evening, a $15,000 top prize was up for grabs in the 35th edition
of the 'Ralph Latham Memorial.' Tim grabbed the fourth and final
transfer spot through his heat race and later started the 60-lap
feature from the inside of the eighth row. "T-Mac" then
blitzed through the talented field to notch a strong fifth place
effort at the checkers behind only winner Josh Rice, Hudson O'Neal,
Jonathan Davenport, and Tyler Erb. Tim was able to retain the coveted
orange spoiler for being the LOLMDS point leader exiting last night's
race at Florence. Complete results from the double-dip can be accessed
online at www.lucasdirt.com.