Dustin Goes Two For Two Over The Holiday Weekend
(July 4th, 2015) Saturady night was here and Dustin Linville was heading back north to Brownstown Speedway (Brownstown, IN) for the "Born Free" 40 paying $5,000 to win for the Super Late Models. Photo Credits Mark Schaefer

Dustin would have his work cut out for him as twenty-four Super Late Models were signed in. Dustin would be in heat 3 of the 3 scheduled. As the checker flag flew for the heat race Dustin would cross the line first over Chad Stapleton and Mike Jewell and grab the win.

It was now time for the 2015 "Born Free" 40. Dustin would roll off third behind pole sitter Jeremy Hines and to his outside Scott James. Dustin would not be denied a victory as he would again take home the win for the second night in a row. Scott James and Brandon Kinzer would complete the podium.


Complete results are available at www.BrownstownSpeedway.com


The "Rooster" Is Back and In Victory Lane at Wartburg Speedway
(July 3rd, 2015) Dustin Linville was finally released after an accident that sidelined him for the month of June. Dustin headed south Friday night to Wartburg Speedway (Wartburg, TN) for the Fireworks on the Mountain 40 that was paying $4,000 to win for the Super Late Models.

Seventeen Super Late Models rolled into the Speedway looking to take home the big pay check. The start of the event was delayed about two hours as rain came to a halt about 7:30 and track crews went to work rolling in the race track. Dustin would sit eager awaiting his return to racing and also his return to Wartburg Speedway since July 4th, 2012. Finally around 9 o'clock the crews had got the wet race surface rolled in and ready for the night's event.

Dustin would make sure that he was in the show by devastating the competition with a lap time of 12.040 in qualifying. Anthony White would qualify second with a lap time of 12.445. This would put Dustin on the pole of the six lap dash. Dustin would start first and finish first in the dash as he would lead all six laps and pick up the win.

Now it was feature time, Dustin and Stacy Boles would lead the field to green. The race would go green most of the way and Dustin would walk away with the win over Anthony White and Jason Manley as they would complete the podium. In victory lane Dustin said, "I love racing down here. I hope there are more Super Late Model shows so we can come race again." The Rooster" took home a total of $4,200.

Complete results are available at www.WartburgSpeedway.net


Dustin Linville Does Battle At Florence With LOLMDS
(May 30th, 2015) Dustin Linville made the trip back to Florence Speedway (Union, KY) Saturday night for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, 29th Annual Ralph Latham Memorial. Michael Hamilton Productions

Dustin would show early that he would give the Lucas Oil Late Model regulars a tough road to travel as he would finish third in Heat #1 behind race winner Earl Pearson Jr. and Devin Gilpin.

Dustin would roll off ninth in the A-Main as Earl Pearson Jr. and Jonathan Davenport would bring the twenty-five Super Late Models to the green flag for fifty laps. As drivers started to run high and low it showed to be an interesting race until lap sixteen when Dustin made contact with the outside wall and would get upside down. The car would come to a rest on the wheels but the damage was done. This would end Dustin's night resulting in a twentieth place finish. Jonathan Davenport would capture the $10,000 to win Ralph Latham Memorial over Earl Pearson Jr. and Scott Bloomquist would finish third.

Complete results are available at www.LucasDirt.com


Linville Finishes Second at Florence Speedway
(May 23rd, 2015) Dustin Linville traveled north to Florence Speedway (Union, KY) Saturday night for the Kleier Memorial/Grad Night in the Super Late Models.

Dustin would finish third in heat 1 behind race winner James Rice and John Gill who finished second.

As 15 cars paced around the speedway for the main event, Dustin would be lined inside of row three. James Rice would jump out to the early lead but as quick as that would happen on lap three Scott James would squeeze under him allowing Dustin to follow. Dustin would continue his pursuit on James but would have to settle for the second place finish. John Gill would finish third with James Rice and Ted Nobbe completing the top 5.

Complete results are available at www.FlorenceSpeedway.com


"The Rooster" Gives the WoO Regulars a Challenge
(May 8th, 2015) The World of Outlaw Late Models and Dustin Linville would make their way into "Kentucky Baddest Bullring" Ponderosa Speedway (Junction City, KY) on Friday night to try their hand at the $10,000 to win.

Dustin looked great as he cruised to win Heat race #3 over Mike Marlar, Brad Neat and Tim McCreadie. The redraw would not be in Dustin's favor though as he would pull the eight.

Dustin would roll off eighth in front of the record crowd in attendance at Ponderosa Speedway. Mason Zeigler and Darrell Lanigan would bring the field to the green for the 50 lap main event. As everyone would single file out around the bottom Dustin would have to move around and try to go where they weren't. As he was making his move around the outside of turn 4 he would make contact with the outside retaining wall and damage the car and unfortunately end his night. Dustin would finish twenty third and Rick Eckert would go on to capture the $10,000.

Complete results are available at www.PonderosaSpeedway.net


Linville Charges to a Second Place Finish
(May 2nd, 2015) On Saturday Dustin Linville and his D8 crew made the trip to 201 Speedway (Sitka, KY) for the Moonshine Runners 50 paying $3,000 to win. Michael Hamilton Productions

Dustin would have mechanical issues before the heat race and not make the call for his heat where he would have started on the pole.

As the main event rolled trackside Dustin would have to start at the rear of the field in the fourteenth position. With track promoters decision to cut the race from 50 laps to 40 would make it a tough task to pick up the win. Dustin took the challenge as he battled hard for the 40 laps but ended up just shy of taking home the top prize. Dustin would finish second behind race winner Tim Dohm.

Complete results are available at www.201Speedway.net


Linville Snares First Victory of 2015 at Southern Ohio Speedway
1(April 18th, 2015) After rain nixed Friday night's program at Richmond Raceway (Richmond, Kentucky), the team trekked north to Southern Ohio Speedway (Wheelersburg, Ohio) for a $2,000-to-win event.

Dustin posted the fastest lap overall in qualifications, locking him into the pole position for his heat race. He went on to win his heat race, earning him the pole position for the main event. Linville completed the evening sweep in dominating fashion, claiming his first victory of the season over Keaton, Swartz, Jude and Dillow.

Full results from the event can be found at www.SouthernOhioSpeedway.com

The team returned to Richmond Raceway on Saturday night for the Spring Shootout, which posted a $5,000 winner's check. A modest seventeen entries registered for battle, and Dustin finished second in his heat race to lock into the fourth starting spot for the 40-lap finale. With passing becoming difficult in the feature, Linville only managed a third place finish behind race winner Greg Johnson, and Victory Lee. Stephen Breeding and Brad Neat rounded out the top five finishers.

Complete results are available at www.Richmond-Raceway.net


Strong Run at Florence Ends in Disappointment for Linville
1(April 11th, 2015) Dustin Linville traveled to Florence Speedway (Union, Kentucky) on Saturday night for a Weekly Racing Series program. Steve Alcorn Photo

Fifteen Super Late Models converged on the famed, 1/2-mile oval, and a third place finish in his preliminary heat race locked Dustin into the 30-lap main event.

Linville took control on lap-three of the feature and began to build a commanding advantage over his nearest competitor. Dustin continued to pull away from the field and looked to be on his way to a $1,200 payday. Unfortunately, disaster struck with just three laps to when a mechanical failure brought his night to a disappointing early end.

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


Rain Halts Spring Nationals Action at 201 and Ponderosa
1(April 4th, 2015) Dustin Linville set out to enter a trio of events in his home-state over the weekend. The Old Man's Garage (OMG) Spring Nationals tour sanctioned a tripleheader across three tracks in Kentucky over Easter weekend.

Action kicked off on Thursday evening with the 2nd Annual Johnny Salyer Memorial at 201 Speedway (Sitka, Kentucky). A stout field of thirty Super Late Models registered for the event, and Dustin posted the third fastest lap in qualifying to lock into the redraw for the Dash. Linville drew the fifth starting spot for the Dash before racing his way to a third place finish, which locked him into the third spot on the grid for the 40-lap finale. Unfortunately, a steady rain began falling just as the field took the green flag, forcing officials to postpone the balance of the program. The $4,000-to-win feature event was re-scheduled for September 3rd.

Friday nights, $4,000-to-win event at Ponderosa Speedway (Junction City, Kentucky), and Saturday nights, $5,000-to-win program at Florence Speedway (Union, Kentucky) both fell victim to Mother Nature.

For more information, visit www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com


Previewing Springs Nationals Tripleheader in DirtonDirt.com VideoCast
1(March 30th, 2015) Dustin Linville will be among those following the Old Man's Garage (OMG) Spring Nationals tripleheader in Kentucky over Easter weekend. Check out his DirtonDirt.com VideoCast as previews the upcoming weekend and discusses his tentative plans for the 2015 season by visiting http://www.dirtondirt.com/video.php?watch=6674.

The Kentucky Triple Crown opens on Thursday, April 2nd at 201 Speedway (Sitka, Kentucky), paying $4,000-to-win the 2nd Annual Johnny Salyer Memorial. The tour then heads to Ponderosa Speedway (Junction City, Kentucky) on Friday for another $4,000-to-win program. The weekend will draw to a close on Saturday evening at the famed Florence Speedway (Union, Kentucky) as the OMG Spring Nationals sanctions the 39th Annual Spring 50, paying $5,000-to-win. For more information please visit www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.

Keep your browsers locked to www.DustinLinville.com for the latest team updates.


Linville Kicks Off 2015 Season with LOLMDS at Atomic and Brownstown
1(March 21st, 2015) Dustin Linville and the Linville Racing team officially kicked off their 2015 campaign on Friday night at Atomic Speedway (Chillicothe, Ohio).

The $10,000-to-win program, which was sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS), drew a talent-laden field of forty Super Late Models to the 3/8-mile oval. Preliminary action saw Dustin registering a fourth place finish in his heat race, which locked him into the thirteenth starting position for the 50-lap finale. Linville went on to battle around mid-pack for much of the event before crossing the finish line in tenth.

Action shifted to Brownstown Speedway (Brownstown, Indiana) on Saturday night as the team took part in the $10,000-to-win, 18th Annual Indiana Icebreaker, which was also sanctioned by the LOLMDS. Forty Super Late Models registered for battle, and via his qualifying efforts Dustin started fifth in the second heat race. He went on to finish fourth, earning him the fifteenth starting spot for the 50-lap lap main event. Unfortunately, passing became difficult in the feature and Linville would settle into an eighteenth place finish in the final rundown.

Complete results from the events are available at www.LucasDirt.com


New Rooster Swag Now Available; Team Preps for Ambitious 2015 Season!
(February 27th, 2015) The newest Dustin Linville t-shirts and hoodies are now available! Visit the Apparel section today to view the latest Rooster swag and details on ordering your #D8 merchandise!

Linville is set to open his 2015 campaign March 13th-14th with a trip to Smoky Mountain Speedway (Maryville, Tennessee) for a doubleheader that will be held during the 2nd Annual Tennessee Tipoff Classic. Action includes a $5,000-to-win race on Friday night followed by a $10,000-to-win finale on Saturday with the Old Man's Garage Spring Nationals tour. For more information on the events please visit www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.

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