1October 22, 2020 - Behind the wheel of his Super K Express No. 25 Late Model, Shane Clanton visited Tri-County Racetrack (Brasstown, N.C.) on Thursday night for the rescheduled FK Rod Ends Tar Heel 50. In a field of 26 Schaeffer’s Fall Nationals series entries, Shane followed up the third fastest time in his qualifying group with a second place finish in the Dash behind Brandon Overton. Rolling off on the front row, Clanton blasted ahead of polesitter Overton early and set a comfortable pace until lapped-traffic became a factor. After disposing several slower cars, Shane slipped over the cushion late in the 53-lapper while trying to pass a lap car that allowed Overton to sneak by. Hanging onto a podium finish in the final nine circuits, Clanton notched a runner-up finish behind Overton with Dale McDowell, Ricky Weiss, and Donald McIntosh rounding out the Top-5.

His fathers memorial race at Senoia Raceway (Senoia, Ga.) on Saturday night was postponed to Nov. 21st.

Full results from this event are available at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.

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1October 17, 2020 - Shane Clanton invaded Portsmouth Raceway Park (Portsmouth, Ohio) on Friday night to wrap up the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) with the 40th annual General Tire Dirt Track World Championship. Drawing a stout field of 63 cars, Clanton timed in second fastest in his qualifying group before pulling off early on lap 12 of his heat with what he thought was a flat tire until a visit to the infield proved otherwise.

With a provisional already secured into the $100,000-to-win Dirt Track World Championship on Saturday, Shane ran two laps of his consolation event before retiring early. Starting the final in 26th, Clanton marched forward 12 spots in the 100-lap affair to register a 14th place outing. (Heath Lawson photo)

Shane finished sixth in the final LOLMDS point standings.

Full results from this event are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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October 3, 2020 - After saturated grounds wiped out Friday night’s event at Raceway 7 (Conneaut, Ohio), Shane Clanton followed the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) to Pittsburgh Pa. Motor Speedway (Imperial, Pa.) on Saturday for the 32nd annual Pittsburgher 100. In a field of 35 cars, Clanton posted the second fastest time in his qualfiyng group behind Michael Norris before picking up a 10-lap heat race victory. Starting the $20,000-to-win Pittsburgher 100 in third, Shane was one of several cars that suffered a flat tire late in the 100-lapper, dropping him from third in the final two laps to place eighth.(Heath Lawson photo)

Shane is currently sixth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from this event are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1September 26, 2020 - On Friday night the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) brought Shane Clanton and 58 competitors to Brownstown Speedway (Brownstown, Ind.) for the Jackson 100 weekend. After laying down the sixth fastest time in his qualifying group, Clanton edged his way into the opening night feature with the third and final transfer spot in his heat race. With $10,000 on the line, Shane jumped up two spots in the 40-lapper to record a 15th place outing.

In a field of 60 cars on Saturday afternoon, Shane logged a fourth place finish in his heat race, transferring him into the B-Main. Coming in second behind Scott James, Clanton locked into the 22nd-starting position for the $15,000-to-win Jackson 100. Passing 10 cars in the 100-lap affair, Shane Clanton notched a 12th place finish. (Heath Lawson photo)

Shane remains in sixth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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September 19, 2020 - Shane Clanton followed the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) to I-80 Speedway (Greenwood, Neb.) on Thursday afternoon to take part in the I-80 Nationals, the three-day weekend replacing the Knoxville Nationals due to the Covid-19 pandemic. In a stout field of 46 cars, Shane followed up the fifth fastest time in his qualifying group with a runner-up finish in his heat behind Josh Richards. Starting the $7,000-to-win A-Main in second, Clanton jumped up to an early race lead before polesitter Kyle Strickler snuck by on lap 11. Making a late-race charge on the final lap, Shane came up 0.450 seconds short to finish second behind Strickler with Josh Richards, Chris Madden, and Jimmy Owens completing the Top-5 finishers. (Todd Boyd photo)

1The following night, Clanton shot out to a commanding lead early in his heat race until suffering a broken driveline that prevented him from competing in the remainder of the evening.

With preliminary results from Thursday and Friday setting the grid for Saturday night’s $30,000-to-win I-80 Nationals A-Main, Shane dropped 12 spots in the 80-lap finale to register a 17th place outing.

Shane sits in sixth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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September 11, 2020 - After promoters and race officials were forced to postpone the 50th annual World 100 to 2021, Shane Clanton was one of 48 Late Models invited to Eldora Speedway (Rossburg, Ohio) on Thursday night to compete in the Intercontinental Classic. Grabbing the fourth and final transfer spot in his heat race, Clanton locked into the 14th-starting position for the $10,000-to-win preliminary feature. Marching forward six spots in the 30-lap affair, Shane posted an eighth place finish. (Zach Yost photo)

1On Friday afternoon for another $10,000-to-win preliminary feature, Shane posted a seventh place finish in his heat, transferring him into the B-Main for another shot at the show. Running into trouble early, Clanton hurt a motor on the fifth lap that forced him to retire early.

He elected to sit out Saturday night’s Intercontinental Classic finale to save equipment.

Full results from these events are available at www.EldoraSpeedway.com.

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1September 5, 2020 - On Friday afternoon Shane Clanton followed the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) to Ponderosa Speedway (Junction City, Ky.) for the 16th annual John Bradshaw Memorial. In a field of 30 cars, Clanton posted a third place finish in his heat race, which positioned him ninth on the starting grid for the opening night. With $12,000 on the line, Shane suffered a flat tire in the final five laps that dropped him back to a 19th place outing after visiting the infield hot-pit for a replacement.

The following night at Portsmouth Raceway Park (Portsmouth, Ohio) for the Bob Miller Memorial River Days Rumble 50, Shane laid down the fifth fastest time in his qualifying group before placing third in his heat. Starting the $12,000-to-win A-Main in ninth, Clanton clawed forward four spots in the 50-lapper to register a fifth place finish behind Hudson O’Neal, Jimmy Owens, Tanner English, and Jared Hawkins. (Heath Lawson photo)

Shane is currently in sixth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1August 29, 2020 - Shane Clanton followed the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) to Port Royal Speedway (Port Royal, Pa.) on Thursday evening to kick off the three-day Rumble by the River. With 55 cars on hand for the event delayed by Mother Nature as hot laps were getting underway, Clanton secured his spot into the opening night feature with a 10-lap heat race victory. Fading four spots in the 30-lap affair, Shane recorded a ninth place outing.

After persistent rain and unfavorable forecast axed Friday night’s program, Shane returned to the half-mile oval on Saturday afternoon for the $15,000-to-win finale. Following the fourth fastest lap in his time trial group, Clanton scored a runner-up finish in his heat behind Kyle Larson, which positioned him eighth on the starting grid for the main event. Dropping outside the Top-10, Shane slipped back to a 15th place outing in the 50-lapper. (Heath Lawson photo)

Shane remains in sixth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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August 22, 2020 - Thursday night saw Shane Clanton return with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) at Batesville Motor Speedway (Batesville, Ark.) for the 28th annual Comp Cams Topless 100 weekend. In a stout field of 48 cars, Shane secured his spot into the $5,000-to-win preliminary feature with a second place finish in his heat behind Brandon Overton. Starting in 12th, Clanton advanced forward five spots to register a seventh place finish. (Heath Lawson photos)

1For another $5,000-to-win preliminary feature on Friday night, Clanton jumped up two spots in his heat race to place second behind Jonathan Davenport. Earning the 11th-starting position for the show, Shane passed two cars in the 30-lapper to come home ninth.

With preliminary results from Thursday and Friday setting the grid for Saturday night’s main event, Shane sat in seventh overall in preliminary points, which positioned him on the fourth row for the Comp Cams Topless 100. With $40,000 on the line, Clanton was forced pitside on lap 63 while running in sixth with a deflating right-rear tire. Rejoining the field from the tail, Shane Clanton salvaged a 17th place outing in the 100-lap affair.

Shane sits in sixth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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August 15, 2020 - Shane Clanton was one of 53 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) entries on hand at Florence Speedway (Union, Ky.) on Wednesday afternoon for the 34th annual Ralph Latham Memorial. Following the seventh fastest time in his qualifying group, Clanton notched a runner-up finish in his heat, which positioned him seventh on the starting grid for the opening night feature. With $12,000 on the line, Shane challenged leader Jimmy Owens for the lead after a lap-36 restart but came up short to finish second behind Owens with Ricky Weiss, Tim McCreadie, and Hudson O’Neal rounding out the Top-5. (Heath Lawson photos)

1The following night for the North/South Shootout, Shane edged his way into the $10,000-to-win A-Main with the third and final transfer spot in his heat race. Rolling off 18th, Clanton marched forward four spots to register a 14th place outing.

With a pair of heat races on Friday afternoon setting the grid for the North/South 100 on Saturday, Clanton jumped up two spots in his first heat to capture the 13-lap victory. After Mother Nature shifted the second round to Saturday afternoon, Shane charged forward four spots to finish fifth.

Sitting in seventh overall in passing points, Clanton locked into the seventh-starting position for the Saturday night’s $50,000-to-win Sunoco Race Fuels North/South 100. Dropping two spots in the 100-lap affair, Shane notched a ninth place finish.

Shane climbed to sixth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1August 2, 2020 - Tuesday night found Shane Clanton in action at Davenport Speedway (Davenport, Iowa) for the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series sanctioned contest. In a field of 29 cars, Clanton fell short of a transfer position in his heat with a seventh place outing. Needing a sixth place finish or better to make the $10,000-to-win A-Main, Shane passed three cars to come home ninth, bringing an early end to his evening. (Todd Healy photo)

1On Friday night Clanton headed to Kokomo Speedway (Kokomo, Ind.) for the Hoosier Dirt Shootout for the two-day event in place of the Prairie Dirt Classic. Drawing 32 World of Outlaws entries for a pair of qualifying features, Shane laid down the fastest lap overall in time trials, which positioned him on the pole for his 25-lap showdown. With fellow front-row starter Jimmy Owens taking command of the lead on the opening lap, Clanton held on to a runner-up finish behind Owens with Cade Dillard, Jason Feger, and Kyle Bronson completing the Top-5 finishers. (Josh James Artwork)

With his second-place finish on Friday night locking him into the redraw on Saturday, Clanton pulled the sixth-starting position for the $25,000-to-win Hoosier Dirt Shootout. After rain showers postponed the finale to Sunday afternoon, continued rain overnight forced race officials to postpone the A-Main to a later date.

Full results from these events are available at www.WoOLMS.com.

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1July 25, 2020 - Shane Clanton made the trek to I-80 Speedway (Greenwood, Neb.) on Thursday afternoon to take part in the Imperial Tile Silver Dollar Nationals weekend. Drawing 46 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) entries for the Dirt Track Bank Go 50, Shane ran into trouble early in his heat race, forcing him to pull out his secondary car for his B-Main. Charging from the tail of the field to place sixth, Clanton was granted a provisional into the opening night feature. Rolling off 24th, Shane Clanton advanced through the field seven spots to register a 17th place outing.

1On Friday night competing in a pair of heat races, Clanton followed up an eighth place finish in his first heat with a second place finish behind Ricky Weiss in round two. Sitting in 24th overall in passing points, Shane rolled off third in his B-Main on Saturday for another shot at the $53,000-to-win Imperial Tile Silver Dollar Nationals. (Todd Boyd photo)

Transferring the Top 4 into the finale, Shane posted a third place finish, which positioned him 24th on the starting grid for the main event. Passing nine cars in the 101-lap affair, Clanton logged a 15th place finish.

Shane is currently eighth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1July 19, 2020 - Monday evening saw 27 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) enter the Truck Country 50 at 300 Raceway (Farley, Iowa). Jumping up one spot in his heat to place second behind Billy Moyer Jr., Shane Clanton locked into the sixth-starting position for the A-Main. With $10,000 on the line, Clanton fell two spots in the caution-plagued feature to register an eighth place outing. (Heath Lawson photos)

1On Friday afternoon at Tri-City Speedway (Granite City, Ill.) for the NAPA Know How 50, Clanton recorded the fifth fastest time in his qualifying group before scoring a runner-up finish in his heat behind Kyle Strickler. Improving one spot in the 50-lap feature, Shane notched a fourth place finish behind Tyler Erb, Billy Moyer Jr., and Jonathan Davenport with Tyler Bruening coming in fifth.

The following night at Lucas Oil Speedway (Wheatland, Mo.) for the 28th annual Show-Me 100 presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com, Shane secured his spot into the $20,000-to-win A-Main with a third place finish in his heat race. Losing three spots in the 100-lap affair, Clanton logged a 13th place outing.

1For the CMH Diamond Nationals on Sunday afternoon, Clanton followed up the fourth fastest time in his qualifying group with a second place finish in his heat behind Billy Moyer. With Mother Nature delaying the 50-lap feature until late in the evening, Shane advanced forward four spots to score a third place finish behind Chris Ferguson and Jonathan Davenport with Rick Eckert and Shanon Buckingham completing the Top-5 finishers.

Shane remains in eighth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1July 10, 2020 - On Friday night Shane Clanton was one of 33 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) entries on hand at Florence Speedway (Union, Ky.) for the two-day General Tire Summer Sizzler Nationals. After coming one spot shy of a transfer position in his heat with a fifth place finish, Clanton locked his spot into the $12,000-to-win A-Main with a 12-lap consolation victory. Improving two positions in the 50-lap affair, Shane recorded a 16th place finish.

Saturday night’s program fell victim to Mother Nature.

Shane sits in eighth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from this event are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1July 4, 2020 - Shane Clanton invaded Muskingum County Speedway (Zanesville, Ohio) on Friday night to kick off the Fourth of July weekend with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS). Passing three cars in his heat, Clanton posted a third place finish, which positioned him ninth on the starting grid for the opening night feature. Falling short of a Top-10 finish in the 50-lap affair, Shane slipped back to a 17th place outing.

On Saturday evening at Portsmouth Raceway Park (Portsmouth, Ohio) for the Independence 50, Shane secured his spot into the $12,000-to-win A-Main with a second place finish in his heat behind Billy Moyer Jr. After wheeling his way into the Top-5 and challenging for the lead, Clanton suffered a flat right-rear tire on the eighth lap that dropped him back to a 15th place outing.

Shane is currently eighth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1June 27, 2020 - Friday night saw Shane Clanton return with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) at 411 Motor Speedway (Seymour, Tenn.) for the Tennessee’s Action Track 50. Drawing 38 cars, Clanton followed up the fourth fastest time in his qualifying group with a 10-lap heat race victory. Starting the $12,000-to-win A-Main in fourth, Shane held his spot for all 50-laps to place fourth behind Jimmy Owens, Cory Hedgecock, and Jonathan Davenport with Shanon Buckingham coming in fifth. (Heath Lawson photo)

1The following night at Talladega Short Track (Eastaboga, Ala.) for the EZ-Go 50, Shane slipped back to a ninth place outing in his heat, transferring him into the B-Main. Failing to place third or better, Clanton was granted a provisional into the main event. With $12,000 on the line, Shane Clanton was an early retiree from the 50-lapper on the third lap.

Shane remains in eighth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1June 20, 2020 - Shane Clanton recorded a runner-up finish on Saturday night in the annual General Tire Clash at the Mag – Presented by Big River Steel at Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Miss.). (Heath Lawson photos)

Clanton drove his Skyline Motorsports No. 25 Bennett Explosives/ Super K Express/ Capital Race Cars/ Clements Racing Engine Super Late Model in the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) event.

“We had a good weekend. We have worked awful hard the last two weeks on the car, and it shows. We’re getting better. To come here and run good feels good. Every time you run good like this; it helps the morale of the team. We are not giving up. If it weren’t for Greg and Tyler Bruening, I probably couldn’t be here.”

1Kicking off the three-day event on Thursday, in a stout field of 55 cars, Clanton recorded the sixth fastest time in his qualifying group before streaking to a 10-lap heat race victory. Advancing forward one spot in the 25-lap preliminary feature, Shane notched a fourth-place finish behind Bobby Pierce, Jimmy Owens, and Ross Bailes with Tyler Erb coming in fifth.

On Friday afternoon for another $5,000-to-win preliminary feature, Clanton followed up the 10th fastest lap in his time trial group with a second-place finish in his heat behind Tyler Erb. Coming one spot shy of a Top-5 finish in the feature, Shane passed two cars to register a sixth-place finish.

1With preliminary results from Thursday and Friday setting the grid for the $15,000-to-win Clash at the Mag finale on Saturday, Clanton locked into the fifth-starting position. After taking the lead early in the 100-lapper for a handful of laps, Shane challenged Jimmy Owens for the top spot in the closing laps but came up short, scoring him second on the rundown behind Owens with Josh Richards, Bobby Pierce, and Tyler Erb rounding out the Top-5.

Shane sits in eighth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1June 13, 2020 - On Friday night Shane Clanton visited Cherokee Speedway (Gaffney, S.C.) for the 22nd annual Grassy Smith Memorial. Drawing 37 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) entries, Shane secured his spot into the opening night feature with a third place finish in his heat. Coming shy of a Top-10 finish in the 50-lap affair, Clanton slipped back to a 20th place outing.

1For the second round of the LOLMDS doubleheader, Clanton headed to Smoky Mountain Speedway (Maryville, Tenn.) on Saturday for the Mountain Moonshine Classic. Failing to obtain a transfer spot in both his heat and B-Main, Shane was granted a provisional into the $15,000-to-win finale. Passing four cars in the 60-lap affair, Clanton recorded a 21st place outing. (Michael Moats photo)

Shane is currently in eighth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1June 6, 2020 - Shane Clanton was one of 48 Late Models invited to Eldora Speedway (Rossburg, Ohio) on Thursday afternoon for the Dirt Late Model Stream Invitational. Following the seventh fastest time in his qualifying group, Clanton stormed to a 10-lap heat race victory, which positioned him third on the starting grid for the $10,000-to-win preliminary feature. After polesitter Kyle Strickler jumped out to a commanding lead early, Shane began closing the distance on Strickler late in the lapped-traffic but was unable to take over the top spot, marking him second on the rundown behind Strickler with Brandon Sheppard, Ricky Thornton Jr., Bobby Pierce rounding out the Top-5. (Zach Yost Racing Photography)

1The following night for another $10,000-to-win preliminary feature, Shane held his spot for all 10-laps of his heat race to place seventh. Transferring into the B-Main for another shot at the A-Main, Clanton fell short of a transfer position with a seventh place outing.

On Saturday evening with preliminary points determining the starting grid for heat races, Clanton rolled off fourth in his heat race. Sending the Top 4 into the $50,000-to-win Dirt Late Model Stream Invitational, Shane got collected with another competitor in turn four on the first lap that forced him pit-side. With severe damage to his nose, Clanton elected to sit out the remainder of the evening.

Full results from these events are available at www.EldoraSpeedway.com.

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1May 27, 2020 - Shane Clanton followed the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) to East Bay Raceway Park (Tampa, Fla.) on Monday afternoon to close out the final three rounds of the Reopening Tour. With 35 cars on hand for the Geico East Bay Nationals, Clanton laid down the fastest time in his qualifying group before picking up a 10-lap heat race victory. Earning the pole position for the $7,000-to-win A-Main, Clanton set the pace early but a battle brewing for the lead on lap 12 with Brandon Overton closed the distance on the rest of the field. Holding the top spot until lap 31, Shane went on to place second behind Jonathan Davenport with Tim McCreadie, Jimmy Owens, and Tyler Erb rounding out the Top-5. (Heath Lawson photo)

1On Tuesday afternoon, Shane scored a second place finish in his heat behind Brandon Overton, which positioned him fifth on the starting grid for the A-Main.  Improving one spot in the 40-lap affair, Clanton notched a fourth place finish behind Brandon Overton, Jonathan Davenport, and Jimmy Owens with Kyle Bronson coming in fifth.

Wrapping up the Geico East Bay Nationals on Wednesday evening, Clanton followed up the sixth fastest lap in his time trial group with a second place finish in his heat behind Tyler Erb. Starting the $7,000-to-win finale in seventh, Shane was involved in a tangle on the initial start that realigned the field. Unable to gain any momentum for the remainder of the 40-lapper, Clanton fell back to a 14th place outing.

Shane has climbed to seventh in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1May 23, 2020 - On Tuesday evening Shane Clanton made the trip to Golden Isles Speedway (Brunswick, Ga.) piloting the Skyline Motorsports No. 25 Late Model for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) Reopening Tour. Drawing 43 cars for the Optima Batteries Golden Isles Nationals, Clanton followed up the seventh fastest time in his qualifying group with a third place finish in his heat. Earning the 10th-starting position for the opening night feature, Shane gained four spots in the 40-lapper to register a sixth place finish. (Heath Lawson photo)

1The following night in a field of 39 cars, Shane posted a second place finish in his heat behind Devin Moran, which positioned him sixth on the starting grid for the $7,000-to-win A-Main. With four cautions slowing the 40-lap affair, Clanton advanced forward two spots to place fourth behind Kyle Bronson, Tyler Erb, and Jimmy Owens with Tim McCreadie coming in fifth.

For the third and final round of the Optima Batteries Golden Isles Nationals on Thursday evening, Clanton fell one spot short of a transfer position in his heat with a fifth place finish. Streaking to a 10-lap consolation victory, Shane locked into the 18th-starting position for the $7,000-to-win finale. Wheeling his way into the Top-10, Shane Clanton improved ten spots to come home ninth.

1On Saturday afternoon Clanton stopped at Needmore Speedway (Norman Park, Ga.) for the inaugural Gene Maine Memorial. In a field of 23 cars, Shane locked his spot into the $6,000-to-win A-Main with a second place finish in his heat behind Billy Moyer Jr. Falling shy of a Top-10 finish in the 40-lap affair, Shane Clanton logged a 13th place outing. (Richard Barnes photo)

Shane is currently in ninth in the latest LOLMDS point standings. Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com and www.RaceNeedmoreSpeedway.com.

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1May 7, 2020 - Shane Clanton returned behind the wheel of his Skyline Motorsports No. 25 Late Model entry on Thursday evening at Senoia (GA) Raceway for the DirtonDirt.com Shootout. With the top six qualifiers getting locked into the Dash, Clanton secured the pole position with the fastest time overall. After the pair exchanged sliders late, Shane scored a runner-up finish behind Michael Page. Starting the $4,000-to-win A-Main in second, Page shot out to an early race lead but a caution on lap 24 realigned the field. Unable to gain any momentum, Clanton scored a second place finish behind Michael Page with Kyle Bronson, Brandon Overton, and Dalton Cook rounding out the Top-5. (Blake Harris photo | H3 Photography)

Full results from the event are available at www.SenoiaRaceway.com.

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1April 30, 2020 - Shane Clanton repelled a late-race challenge from fellow Peach State driver, Donald McIntosh to claim his first win of the season on Thursday night at Tri-County Racetrack in Brasstown, N.C.

As drivers ease back into competition amid the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, no spectators were allowed in the grandstands and teams followed social distancing protocols. Clanton drove his Skyline Motorsports No. 25 Bennett Explosives/ Super K Express/ Capital Race Cars/ Clements Racing Engine Super Late Model to a $4,000 payday in the Schaeffer Oil Tar Heel Invitational.

“On long runs, we got a little loose getting into the corner there and Donald [McIntosh] actually passed me there and the caution came out,” said Clanton. “I changed my line a little bit getting into turn one and it helped me a little bit. We’ve still got some work to do, but we’ve been working hard the past couple of weeks and we’ll go from here.”

With the third fastest lap overall in time trials in a field of 25 cars, Clanton locked his spot into a six-car dash to determine the first three-rows of the starting grid. Holding off Donald McIntosh for all six laps, Shane earned the pole position for the main event.

1After jumping out to a commanding lead early, Shane lost the top spot to Donald McIntosh briefly while navigating through lapped traffic, but a timely caution promoted Clanton back into the lead. (Brian McLeod photo)

With the field realigned, Clanton rolled to his first win of the season in the remaining distance, taking the checkers 0.914 seconds ahead of second-place McIntosh. David Payne, Casey Roberts, and Brandon Overton completed the Top-5 finishers.

Full results from the event are available at www.TriCountyRacetrack.net.

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1February 15, 2020 - On Monday night Shane Clanton was one of 44 DIRTcar Late Models on hand at Volusia Speedway Park (Barberville, Florida) for the 49th annual DIRTcar Nationals. After timing in seventh fastest in his time trial group, Clanton was a scratch from both his heat and B-Main.

Following the fourth fastest time in his qualifying group on Tuesday, Shane scored a 5th place finish in hs heat race, transferring him into the B-Main. Picking up a 10-lap consolation victory, Clanton locked into the 20th-starting position for the $7,000-to-win A-Main. Losing one spot in the 30-lap affair, Shane logged a 21st place outing.

1On Wednesday evening for the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series sanctioned contest, Clanton laid down the eighth fastest lap in his time trial group before placing 2nd in his heat behind Jimmy Owens. Passing three cars in the 40-lap feature, Shane notched a 6th place finish.

1For the fourth round of the 49th annual DIRTcar Nationals on Thursday, Shane posted a runner-up finish in his heat behind Mike Marlar which positioned him 10th on the starting grid for the A-Main. With $10,000 on the line, Clanton dropped two spots in the 40-lapper to place 12th. (Jimmy Dearing photo)

After sitting out Friday night’s program due to a rough track from recent rain, Clanton secured his spot into Saturday night’s $10,000-to-win finale with the 3rd and final transfer spot in his heat race. Improving one spot in the 50-lap feature, Shane scored a 8th place finish.

Full results from the weekend are available at www.DIRTcar.com and www.WoOLMS.com.

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1February 9, 2020 - Shane Clanton returned with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) on Monday evening at East Bay Raceway Park (Gibsonton, Florida) for the 44th annual Wrisco Winternationals. Drawing a stout field of 62 cars for the six-day event, Clanton fell one spot short of a transfer position in his heat with a 4th place finish. Streaking to a 12-lap consolation victory, Shane locked into the 19th-starting position for the opening night feature. With $5,000 on the line, Shane Clanton improved six spots to place 13th.

1The following night, Shane came in 4th in his heat before picking up a B-Main victory. Starting the $5,000-to-win A-Main in 21st, Clanton gained seven positions to register a 15th place outing. (Heath Lawson photos)

For the third round on Wednesday evening, Clanton edged his way into the main event with the 3rd and final transfer spot in his heat race. Rolling off 16th, Shane advanced through the field eight spots to reel in an 8th place finish.

On Thursday night, Shane scored a 3rd place finish in his heat which positioned him 14th on the starting grid for the $7,000-to-win A-Main. Holding his spot for all 40-laps, Clanton registered a 14th place finish.

Following the ninth fastest lap in his time trial group on Friday, Clanton scored a runner-up finish in his heat behind Tim McCreadie. Losing four spots in the 50-lap feature, Shane logged a 16th place outing.

Wrapping up the 44th annual Wrisco Winternationals on Saturday, Shane came in fifth fastest in his qualifying group before capturing a 10-lap heat race victory. With $12,000 on the line in the feature, Clanton dropped two spots to place 5th behind Brandon Sheppard, Devin Moran, Tyler Erb, and Brian Shirley.

On Sunday afternoon Clanton was one of 34 LOLMDS entries that stopped at All-Tech Raceway (Lake City, Florida) for the $10,000-to-win Winter Nationals. Recording a 3rd place finish in his heat, Shane earned the 11th-starting position for the feature. Breaking into the Top-5, Shane Clanton passed seven cars to register a 4th place finish behind Jonathan Davenport, Mike Marlar, and Brandon Sheppard with Jimmy Owens coming in 5th.

Full results from the weekend are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1February 1, 2020 - With Mother Nature wiping out Friday night’s opener, Shane Clanton kicked off his 2020 season on Saturday afternoon at Golden Isles Speedway (Brunswick, Georgia) for the RhinoAg Super Bowl of Racing. In a field of 45 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) entries, Shane laid down the sixth fastest lap in his time trial group before placing 3rd in his heat race. Starting the $12,000-to-win A-Main in 11th, Clanton improved one spot in the 50-lap affair to register a 10th place outing. (Zach Yost Racing Photography)

Full results from the weekend are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1December 9, 2019 - Skyline Motorsports teammates, Shane Clanton and Tyler Bruening, are preparing to venture into new territory in 2020. Both drivers have made the decision to compete fulltime on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS).

For Clanton, it marks the first season since 2005 that he hasn’t been a regular with the World of Outlaws (WoO) Morton Buildings Late Model Series, and for Bruening it will be his first time to tackle a national tour. <<MORE>>

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November 15, 2019 - The 2019 season saw World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series regular Shane Clanton compete in a total of 66 events aboard his Skyline Motorsports No. 25 Capital Race Car Late Model entry. Losing 13 of his scheduled dates to Mother Nature, Clanton tallied eight wins, 25 Top-5 finishes, and 48 Top-10 outings. He also finished second in the final World of Outlaws point standings.

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1November 9, 2019 - Bringing an end to the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series season, Shane Clanton traveled to the Dirt Track at Charlotte (Concord, North Carolina) on Thursday evening for the Can-Am World Finals. With Mother Nature shortening two rounds of qualifying to one session, Clanton followed up the fifth fastest lap on his first lap with the third fastest time. (Brent Smith photo)

1Starting second in his heat on Friday afternoon, Shane posted a runner-up finish behind Scott Bloomquist which positioned him 11th on the starting grid for the A-Main. With $12,000 on the line, Clanton passed four cars in the 50-lap affair to reel in a 7th place finish.

Rolling off on the pole of his heat on Saturday night, Clanton cruised to an 8-lap heat race victory which locked him on the pole for the $12,000-to-win finale. Falling short of a Top-10 finish, Shane slipped back to a 12th place outing in the 50-lapper.

With his 12th-place finish on Saturday, Shane Clanton secured 2nd in the final World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series point standings.

Full results from the weekend are available at www.WoOLMS.com.

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1October 19, 2019 - Shane Clanton visited Portsmouth Raceway Park (Portsmouth, Ohio) on Friday night for the 39th annual Rhino Ag Dirt Track World Championship. With 66 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series entries registered in for action, Clanton followed up the fifth fastest lap in his time trial group with a 15-lap heat race vcitroy. Sitting atop the overall preliminary points in his group, Shane locked into the second-starting spot for the main event on Saturday night. (Heath Lawson photo)

1With $100,000 on the line, Shane Clanton led the first five circuits but was an early retiree from the 100-lap feature on lap 40.

Full results from the weekend are available at www.LucasDirt.com.

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1October 12, 2019 - After Mother Nature wiped out Friday night’s opener, Shane Clanton was one of 39 Super Late Models on hand at Fairbury Speedway (Fairbury, Illinois) for the FALS Frenzy. Gaining one spot in his heat race, Clanton recorded a 2nd place finish in his heat behind Billy Moyer Sr. which positioned him fifth on the starting grid for the $15,000-to-win A-Main. Improving two spots in the 60-lap affair, Shane reeled in a 3rd place finish behind Brandon Sheppard and Billy Moyer Sr. with McKay Wenger and Shannon Babb rounding out the Top-5. (Todd Healy photo)

Full results from the weekend are available at www.FairburySpeedway.com.

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1October 5, 2019 - Shane Clanton was one of 22 World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series entries on hand at Lavonia Speedway (Lavonia, Georgia) on Thursday evening kicking off the tripleheader. Recording a 4th place finish in his heat race, Clanton earned the 10th-starting position for the opening night feature. Improving four spots in the 50-lap affair, Shane notched a 6th place finish.

The following night at Cherokee Speedway (Gaffney, South Carolina) for the inaugural Mike Duvall Memorial, Shane scored a 2nd place finish in his heat behind Chase Junghans locking his spot into the $10,000-to-win A-Main. Slated to start in 4th, Clanton suffered mechanical issues before the start of the feature that prevented him from completing a lap.

1On Saturday evening at 411 Motor Speedway (Seymour, Tennessee), Clanton locked his spot into the $10,000-to-win finale with a 3rd place finish in his heat. Breaking into the Top-5, Shane gained three spots in the 50-lapper to place 5th behind Brandon Overton, Darrell Langian, Brandon Sheppard, and Cade Dillard.

Shane is currently in fourth in the latest World of Outlaws point standings. Full results from the weekend are available at www.WoOLMS.com.

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November 13, 2018 - Shane Clanton competed in a total of 70 events during the 2018 season while reeling in four wins piloting his Weldbank Energy #25 Super K Express/ Capital Race Cars/ Clements Racing Engines Inc. Super Late Model. With the weather determining the outcome of 11 of his scheduled dates, Clanton recorded 36 Top-10 outings and 20 Top-5 finishes. He also finished seventh in the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series point standings.