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.