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JIMMY MARS VICTORIOUS AGAIN AT RED CEDAR!
(June 27, 2015)
Jimmy Mars, of Menomonie, Wisconsin, visited victory lane for the second time in 2015 on Friday night, June 26 at his hometown Red Cedar Speedway! Driving the red #21 normally piloted by his brother-in-law Scott Gilberts, Jimmy ran second in his heat race and later started the weekly Late Model feature event from the outside of the fourth row. The national superstar then blasted to the front of the field by lap seven and held the point throughout the remainder of the distance to claim the $1,000 win. Jimmy beat Rick Hanestad, A.J. Diemel, Chad Mahder, and Mike Prochnow to the checkers! Complete results from Red Cedar Speedway can be viewed online at www.redcedarspeedway.com.

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MARS WINS MASTERS OPENER AT CEDAR LAKE!
(June 14, 2015)
Jimmy Mars picked up his first win of the 2015 racing season in thrilling fashion on Friday night, June 12 in night one of the annual 'Masters' weekend at Cedar Lake Speedway in New Richmond, Wisconsin! Jimmy clicked off the fastest lap in his group during UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals qualifying and later finished second in heat race action. After starting the 40-lap main event from the outside of the third row, Jimmy crept forward throughout the distance and worked the bottom of the speedplant to perfection to grab the lead from Jason Feger on lap 38. The Menomonie, Wisconsin star beat Feger, Frank Heckenast, Jr., Billy Moyer, and Shannon Babb to the checkers to pocket the $5,000 windfall!

On Saturday evening, June 13, the UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals gang returned to CLS and a $10,000 top prize was on the line in the 'Masters' finale. Jimmy timed in second fastest in his group during qualifying and once again ran second in his loaded heat race. He then rolled off sixth on the grid in the 50-lapper, but an early tangle with Adam Hensel caused him to retire with damage to his MB Customs mount and relegated him to a disappointing twenty-first place performance. Complete results from the two-day 'Masters' extravaganza can be viewed online at www.thehelltour.com. (Jim Denhamer Photo)

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JIMMY MARS BUSY IN HUGE DLM DREAM WEEKEND
(June 7, 2015)
The Mars Racing team descended upon the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio from June 4-6 for the 21st edition of the 'Dirt Late Model Dream.' The huge three-day crown jewel extravaganza in the Buckeye State kicked off with a pair of Twin 25 preliminary programs. On Thursday night at Eldora, Jimmy Mars ran fourth in his heat race prior to slipping back to seventeenth in the $2,500 to win weekend opener. At the "Big E" on Friday evening, Jimmy placed third in his heat race and later picked off eight competitors during the $5,000 to win headliner to bag an impressive fourth place effort behind only winner Jonathan Davenport, Steve Casebolt, and Jeep Van Wormer!

When Saturday rolled around at Eldora Speedway, all eyes were fixated on the 'Dirt Late Model Dream,' which once again boasted a whopping $100,000 paycheck. Jimmy finished fifth in his loaded heat race, but later grabbed the second transfer spot through his consolation event. After starting the 100-lap grind from the inside of the twelfth row, the Menomonie, Wisconsin ace was unfortunately an early retiree and settled for a twenty-sixth place showing. Complete results from the long extended weekend can be viewed online at www.eldoraspeedway.com.

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MARS RUNNER-UP IN CEDAR LAKE TRIPLE CROWN!
(May 31, 2015)
Jimmy Mars was in action at the renowned Cedar Lake Speedway in New Richmond, Wisconsin on Saturday evening, May 30, as the track hosted its popular 'Triple Crown' event. Jimmy, who piloted the #21 owned by his brother-in-law Scott Gilberts in the single-day showdown, won his heat race and later started the $3,000 to win feature from the inside of the fourth row. The Menomonie, Wisconsin star then worked his way past five competitors on the rough, choppy track surface to garner a strong runner-up finish in the 40-lapper behind only winner Brent Larson. Complete results from CLS can be accessed by clicking on www.cedarlakespeedway.com.

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23RD ANNUAL SHOW-ME 100 NIGHTLY RESULTS...
(May 23, 2015)
Officials of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, Lucas Oil MLRA Series, and Lucas Oil Speedway have been forced to postpone the 'Show-Me 100' until July 12, 2015 due to heavy rain showers. Rain started to fall at the speedway during the second consolation race tonight and with inclement weather a factor in the area for the rest of the weekend, the $30,000 to win crown jewel extravaganza has been pushed back to be ran in conjunction with the 9th Annual 'CMH Diamond Nationals' in July.

(May 22, 2015) Preliminary action for the 23rd Annual Lucas Oil 'Show-Me 100' took place tonight at Lucas Oil (MO) Speedway and a whopping 80 car field assembled in the pit area for the crown jewel extravaganza. Jimmy Mars clicked off the twenty-fourth quickest time in Group A during Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series qualifying prior to advancing up to fifth in his loaded heat race.

(May 21, 2015) The 23rd edition of the Lucas Oil 'Show-Me 100' kicked off tonight at the immaculate Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri, as the Lucas Oil MLRA Series presided over the 'Cowboy Classic.' Jimmy Mars laid down the twelfth fastest lap in Group A during the qualifying session despite trailing smoke from his #28 MB Customs ride. The team unfortunately discovered terminal engine problems following time trials and Jimmy was forced to scratch from the remainder of the $5,045 to win program.

You can view complete results from the entire 'Show-Me 100' weekend by clicking on www.lucasoilspeedway.com.

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JIMMY MARS CLIMBS TO SECOND AT OSHKOSH!!!
(May 16, 2015)
Jimmy Mars and his #28 team traveled to Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway in Oshkosh, Wisconsin on Friday evening, May 15 for a $10,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series shootout. Jimmy laid down the sixth fastest lap in Group A during the qualifying session and later finished second in heat race action. After starting the 50-lap headliner from the inside of the fourth row, Jimmy steadily moved up through the talented field and took the second spot from Dennis Erb, Jr. on the final circuit. The Menomonie, Wisconsin pilot nabbed an impressive runner-up showing in front of his home state fans, as he trailed only winner Earl Pearson, Jr. at the checkers.

Saturday's LOLMDS stop at LaSalle Speedway in LaSalle, Illinois, which was also scheduled to pay $10,000 to the winner, was thwarted early in the day by inclement weather. Complete results from Friday's visit to Oshkosh can be accessed by clicking on www.lucasdirt.com.

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MARS ON PODIUM IN SHORT TRIP TO RED CEDAR
(May 9, 2015)
Mars Racing made the short tow to Red Cedar Speedway in Menomonie, Wisconsin on Friday evening, May 8 for a regular weekly Late Model program. Jimmy Mars won his heat race in preliminary action and later started from the inside of the third row in the A-Main. The Menomonie ace then worked his way past two competitors during the sprint to finish third behind only race winner Mike Prochnow and runner-up Jake Redetzke. Complete results from Red Cedar Speedway can be accessed online at www.redcedarspeedway.com.

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JIMMY MARS GRABS TOP TENS IN LOLMDS DOUBLE DIP
(May 3, 2015)
Jimmy Mars and his #28 team ventured south to the states of Illinois and Kentucky on May 1-2 for a pair of $10,000 to win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series tilts. On Friday night at Tri-City Speedway in Granite City, Illinois, Jimmy qualified third fastest in Group B during time trials and later placed second in heat race action. After rolling off from the outside of the third row in the 50-lapper, Jimmy wound up finishing right where he started... in the sixth spot behind only winner Scott Bloomquist, Earl Pearson, Jr., Brandon Sheppard, Don O'Neal, and Steve Francis.

At Paducah International Raceway in Paducah, Kentucky on Saturday evening, another $10,000 top prize was on the line. Jimmy clicked off the third quickest lap in Group A during time trials, but later ran into problems in his heat race to finish sixth. After grabbing the third and final transfer spot through his consolation race, the Menomonie, Wisconsin standout started the 50-lap main event from the inside of the eleventh row. Jimmy then proceeded to blast past thirteen competitors en route to a solid eighth place performance. Complete results from both LOLMDS battles can be viewed online at www.lucasdirt.com. (Brendon Bauman Photo)

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MARS RALLIES TO EIGHTH IN ILLINI 100 FINALE!
(April 19, 2015)
For the first time in three months, the Mars Racing team returned to racing action on April 17-18 at Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois. The World of Outlaws Late Model Series once again presided over the annual 'Illini 100,' but this year's version of the two-day affair was split into two separate programs. On Friday night in the $6,000 to win opener, Jimmy Mars clicked off the fourth fastest lap in Group A and later finished fifth in his loaded heat race. Following a third place effort in his B-Main, Jimmy unfortunately was forced to watch the 25-lap sprint from the stands after missing a transfer spot by one mere position.

The 'Illini 100' finale on Saturday evening at the 1/4-mile bullring boasted a hefty $15,000 top prize. Jimmy ran sixth in his heat race, but later grabbed the second transfer position through his B-Main. After rolling off from the inside of the tenth row in the 75-lap headliner, the Menomonie, Wisconsin ace drove past eleven competitors during the distance en route to a strong eighth place performance. Complete results from the 'Illini 100' weekend can be viewed online at www.woolms.com.


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