BILLY MOYER SET FOR INVASION OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA!
December 14, 2018 ---
Only days removed from completing his 2018 racing season with a sterling runner-up performance in the $30,000 to win 'Gateway Dirt Nationals' on December 1, Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer Billy Moyer is already eyeing the start of his rapidly-approaching 2019 campaign. As previously announced back in mid-September, Billy will be part of the USA Invasion Tour of Western Australia from January 9-19. For the first time in his illustrious 41 year racing career, Billy will head Down Under as part of Team USA for four exciting rounds of racing action at a trio of different dirt facilities.

The dirt will start flying on Wednesday, January 9 in the first night of the 'Late Model Nationals' at Perth Motorplex in Kwinana Beach, Western Australia, while the final race of the 'Late Model Nationals' at Perth will take place on Saturday, January 12. Round three of the USA Invasion Tour will then take center stage on Friday, January 18 at Make Smoking History Collie Speedway in Collie, Western Australia. Following a short overnight drive, things will wrap up with the fourth and final round of competition on Saturday, January 19 at Make Smoking History Bunbury Speedway in Bunbury, Western Australia. More information on these races can be found online at www.motorplex.com.au, www.colliespeedway.com.au, Bunbury Speedway Facebook page, and the Late Model Racing Western Australia Facebook page. | press release

MOYER WRAPS UP SEASON WITH RUNNER-UP IN THE DOME!
December 2, 2018 ---
Billy Moyer wrapped up his version of the 2018 racing season from November 29-December 1 at the Dome at America's Center in St. Louis, Missouri. The annual running of the 'Gateway Dirt Nationals' thrilled dirt racing enthusiasts and drew a whopping 93 Super Late Model entrants to the indoor spectacular. Billy knocked down the fourth quickest time in Group A during the qualifying session on Thursday night prior to winding up tenth in the $5,000 to win 'Gateway Race of Champions.'

On Friday evening, Billy won his loaded heat race and later drove to a strong fourth place effort in the $5,000 to win preliminary feature event to finish behind only victor Brandon Sheppard, Tim McCreadie, and Jason Welshan. After drawing the outside of the second row for the start of Saturday's $30,000 to win 'Gateway Dirt Nationals,' the popular driver known as "Mr. Smooth" moved up to second during the course of the 40-lapper to garner a stellar runner-up performance and the $15,000 payday behind only winner Bobby Pierce! Complete results from the season-ending weekend in St. Louis can be viewed by clicking on www.gatewaydirt.com.

RACELOGIC CHASSIS SCHOOL TO BE HELD AT MOYER SHOP!
November 4, 2018 ---
For the second straight year, Billy Moyer Racing and Racelogic Chassis School have teamed up to provide racers a unique training seminar - focused on Late Model chassis - on December 15-16, 2018 at BMR's storied Batesville, Arkansas race shop. Six-time 'World 100' winner Billy Moyer, who is the proud owner of 835 career victories, will be a featured speaker at the Racelogic Chassis School, along with his son Billy Moyer, Jr., who is a rising star in the Super Late Model ranks and a former Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Rookie of the Year. (Heath Lawson Photo)

"This is something that we did for the first time last year and it was a huge success," commented Brian Littleton with Racelogic Chassis School. "Billy Moyer is arguably the greatest Dirt Late Model driver of all time and for him to share setup tips and speed secrets - that's an awesome situation for pretty much any racer. We are extremely excited to be doing the seminar again this year in Batesville!" | press release

MOYER TRANSFERS INTO $15K FALL CLASSIC AT WHYNOT
October 28, 2018 ---
Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) made their way to Whynot Motorsports Park in Meridian, Mississippi on October 26-27 for the 24th Annual Coors Light 'Fall Classic.' The unsanctioned Super Late Model special drew a talented 43 car field to the Magnolia State facility to vie for the $15,000 winner's check. On Friday night during qualifying, Billy Moyer laid down the sixth quickest lap in Group A on the rough, rugged racing surface. After running third in his heat race on Saturday evening, Billy started the 100-lap headliner from the outside of the fifth row. The Batesville, Arkansas standout was unfortunately an early retiree in the extra-distance affair and was officially placed twenty-second in the final finishing order. Complete results from the 'Fall Classic' weekend can be accessed online at www.whynotmotorsportspark.com.

BILLY MOYER ENTERS DOUBLEHEADER IN LOUISIANA...
October 21, 2018 ---
Billy Moyer, of Batesville, Arkansas, and his famed #21 team invaded Chatham Speedway in Chatham, Louisiana on October 19-20 for a Louisiana Late Model Racing Series doubleheader, which culminated in the annual running of the 'Spooky 50.' Billy, who is a Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer, was unfortunately an early retiree in both weekend races. He finished twentieth in the final rundown of the $2,000 to win opener on Friday night, while he wound up being paid for twenty-fifth in Saturday's $9,000 to win 'Spooky 50.' Complete results can be accessed online at www.chathamspeedway.com.

MOYER COMPETES IN YET ANOTHER WORLD 100 AT ELDORA
October 14, 2018 ---
Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) trekked back to the hallowed grounds of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio on October 12-13 for the completion of the rain-postponed 'World 100.' The dirt-slinging action was slated to get back underway at the "Big E" on Friday evening with a pair of Twin 25s, but the $10,000 to win prelim shows were pushed back to Saturday afternoon due to inclement weather. Billy Moyer posted the twentieth quickest time overall during the qualifying session and later ran strong in his heat race, but was unfortunately disqualified for not immediately reporting to the tech area. Billy then battled back to finish sixth in his B-Main, but that was not quite good enough to transfer into the 25-lap daytime main event.

Following a quick reworking of the racetrack for Saturday night's grand finale, the 48th edition of the 'World 100' took center stage and a whopping $51,000 paycheck was up for grabs. Billy grabbed the third and final transfer spot through his stacked heat race and later rolled off from the inside of the seventh row in the 100-lap crown jewel extravaganza. In what could be his final Eldora appearance, the Batesville, Arkansas Hall of Famer slipped back to a twentieth place finish in the "Biggest Dirt Race in the World." Complete results from the hectic day/night doubleheader at Eldora Speedway can be accessed online at www.eldoraspeedway.com.

BILLY MOYER WINS LAKE CUMBERLAND CLASSIC FOR $5,000!
October 7, 2018 ---
Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer Billy Moyer collected his ninth feature win of the 2018 campaign on Saturday night, October 6 in the annual 'Lake Cumberland Classic' at Lake Cumberland Speedway in Burnside, Kentucky! In an event tri-sanctioned by the Schaeffer's Oil Southern Nationals Bonus Series, Schaeffer's Oil Iron-Man Championship Series, and MARS Racing Series, Billy earned Fast Time honors during the qualifying session prior to securing a heat race triumph. The Batesville, Arkansas superstar then came out on top of the 50-lap headliner to record his 835th career feature win and the $5,000 payday over Michael Chilton, Tanner English, Scott James, and Camaron Marlar! (McLeod Media Services Photo)

A night earlier in the annual 'Iron-Man Classic' at Lake Cumberland Speedway, each of the three series tri-sanctioned the $3,000 to win weekend opener. Billy knocked down the second quickest lap in Group B during the qualifying session before claiming the win in his heat race. The popular driver known as "Mr. Smooth" then wheeled his familiar #21 machine to a strong runner-up performance on Friday in the Commonwealth of Kentucky behind only victor Michael Chilton. Complete results from both weekend races can be accessed online at www.southernnationalsseries.com. | press release

MOYER ON PODIUM THROUGHOUT COTTON PICKIN' 100
September 23, 2018 ---
The #21 team headed to Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, Mississippi on September 21-22 to compete in the two-day 'Magnolia State Cotton Pickin' 100.' On Friday night in the $4,000 to win weekend opener, Billy Moyer timed in fourth quickest in Group B during qualifying before scoring a victory in his heat race. After leading the first 27 circuits of the 30-lapper, Billy was passed in heavy lapped traffic and eventually settled for a third place podium effort behind only victor Chris Ferguson and runner-up Dale McDowell. In the $12,000 to win finale on Saturday evening at "The Mag," Billy ran sixth in his heat race, won his B-Main, and later blasted past seventeen competitors during the 70-lap main event to nab another third place performance behind race winner Dale McDowell and runner-up Austin Rettig. Complete results from the unsanctioned doubleheader can be obtained online by clicking on www.magnoliadirt.com.

BILLY MOYER TRANSFERS INTO KNOXVILLE LM NATIONALS
September 16, 2018 ---
Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) made their way to the Hawkeye State on September 13-15 for the 15th Annual 'Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals' at the storied Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa. The action started at the 1/2-mile, semi-banked speedplant with a pair of preliminary shows - each of which paid $7,000 to the winner. On Thursday night, Billy Moyer suffered problems underneath the hood during his heat race and unfortunately missed out on the 25-lap main event. At Knoxville on Friday evening, Billy won his heat race - armed with a new powerplant - and eventually wound up sixteenth in the final finishing order of the 25-lapper.

By virtue of racking up the twenty-fourth highest point total during preliminary competition, Billy earned the right to the outside of the twelfth row for the start of Saturday's 100-lap crown jewel spectacular. With his focus set on capturing the $40,000 top prize in the 'Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals,' the Batesville, Arkansas Hall of Famer wound up pulling off the racing surface after 64 circuits and was officially paid for a twenty-first place showing. Full results from the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series biggie can be viewed by logging onto www.lucasdirt.com.

MOYER ANNOUNCES PLANS TO START 2019 DOWN UNDER!!!
September 12, 2018 ---
With several marquee events still left on his 2018 racing calendar including this weekend's 15th Annual 'Knoxville Late Model Nationals,' Billy Moyer unveiled plans today that he will start his 2019 campaign in January with the USA Invasion Tour of Western Australia! For the first time in his storied 41 year racing career, Billy will head Down Under as part of Team USA for four rounds of racing action at a trio of different dirt facilities. In addition to competing and representing Team USA, the Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer will also be participating in a number of media events to further promote Dirt Late Model racing in Western Australia, as well as future USA participation. (Heath Lawson Photography)

Billy, who resides in Batesville, Arkansas, will be hosted for the trip by Paul and Alice Stubber of Bunbury, Western Australia. Paul comes over to the United States frequently during the summer months and has competed mainly on the DIRTcar Summer Nationals tour. The Stubber's will be providing Billy with a new car and crew members for the duration of the USA Invasion Tour, which kicks off on January 9 and concludes on January 19. | press release

MOYER RUNNER-UP IN $10K TWIN 25; WORLD 100 POSTPONED
September 9, 2018 ---
Next up on the racing calendar for the #21 team was the 48th running of the famous 'World 100,' which was scheduled to run on the high-banks of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio from September 6-8. With the rainy remnants of Tropical Storm Gordon postponing all of the action on Friday and Saturday until October 12-13, Billy Moyer competed in only his $10,000 to win Twin 25 at the "Big E" on Thursday night. After rain showers pushed back the program until the wee hours of Friday morning, Billy won his heat race and later drew the pole position for the start of his 25-lap contest. "Mr. Smooth" then led the first nineteen circuits of the main event before settling for an impressive runner-up effort behind only victor Scott Bloomquist. Complete results from the rainy weekend in the Buckeye State can be located by logging onto www.eldoraspeedway.com. (Todd Healy Photo)

BILLY MOYER WINS ANOTHER BALTES CLASSIC TITLE!
September 3, 2018 ---
Billy Moyer, of Batesville, Arkansas, racked up his fourth 'Baltes Classic' title on Sunday evening, September 2 on the hallowed high-banks of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio! Billy timed in third quickest in his group during American Late Model Series (ALMS) qualifying prior to scoring the victory in his heat race. After starting the 30-lap main event from the pole position, Billy led most of the feature distance before swapping the top spot a couple of times late with Nick Hoffman in lapped traffic. At the checkers, Billy was able to stave off Hoffman, Matt Miller, Rusty Schlenk, and Chad Finley to score the $5,000 payday. The popular driver known as "Mr. Smooth" now has eight victories to his credit in 2018 and has amassed 834 wins on his impressive career resume! (Jim DenHamer Photo)

Earlier in the weekend, the #21 team was in action at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois and Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois. On Thursday at Granite City, Billy finished second in his heat race, but later pulled off the racing surface early in the $2,000 to win feature event due to track conditions and placed twelfth in the final finishing order. At Farmer City on Friday night in a $5,000 to win ALMS contest, Billy set Fast Time in qualifying, won his heat race, and later led the first 34 circuits in the 35-lapper. Unfortunately, he was passed by eventual winner Shannon Babb on the final lap and was forced to settle for a strong runner-up performance. Complete results from the triple shot of holiday weekend action can be found online at www.tricityspeedway.net and www.americanlatemodelseries.com. | press release

MOYER STARTS AT MANSFIELD; RUNNER-UP IN KENTUCKY!
August 26, 2018 ---
The Billy Moyer Racing (BMR) team started out the August 24-25 weekend on Friday night at Mansfield Motor Speedway in Mansfield, Ohio. The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series presided over the first night of the 'Dirt Million,' which featured a pair of $10,000 to win duels. Billy Moyer placed third in his stacked heat race and later started the 30-lap main event from the outside of the sixth row. The Batesville, Arkansas standout eventually wound up twenty-first in the final rundown and left the Buckeye State facility following the race.

On Saturday evening, the #21 team landed at Lake Cumberland Speedway in Burnside, Kentucky, as the Schaeffer's Oil Iron-Man Championship Series sanctioned the annual 'Harold Hardgrove Memorial.' Billy won his heat race in preliminary action and later had a strong run in the $5,022 to win main event. The popular driver known as "Mr. Smooth" finished a strong runner-up in the 40-lapper trailing only victor Jason Jameson! Complete results from both weekend races can be found online at www.lucasdirt.com and www.lcspeedway.net.

BILLY MOYER DROPS INTO I-55 AND RECORDS SEVENTH WIN!
August 12, 2018 ---
Billy Moyer, of Batesville, Arkansas, dropped into Federated Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Missouri on Saturday evening, August 11 and laid claim to his seventh feature win of the 2018 campaign! In a weekly UMP Super Late Model event, Billy won his heat race in preliminary action and later started third on the grid in the 25-lap headliner. The Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer then grabbed the top spot early in the feature distance and led the majority of the contest to bag the $1,200 winner's check ahead of Ken Rumble, Jeff Herzog, Tim Ratajczyk, and Rickey Frankel! (STL Racing Photos)

A night earlier, the #21 team was in the pit area at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois for a $5,000 to win MARS Racing Series shootout. Billy placed third in his heat race and later started the 40-lap main event from the inside of the fifth row. The popular driver known as "Mr. Smooth" unfortunately suffered transmission woes during the course of the race and wound up retiring in the nineteenth position. Complete results from both weekend races can be viewed online at www.tricityspeedway.net and www.i55raceway.com. | press release

 

 

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