Enters Ralph Latham Memorial and N/S 100 at Florence
14, 2016) Justin Rattliff and his #16 JRR team traveled
to the venerable Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky on August
11-13 for both the rain-postponed 'Ralph Latham Memorial'
and the 34th Annual 'North/South 100.' The Lucas Oil Late
Model Dirt Series presided over the huge three-day weekend
in the Cincinnati-area, as a whopping $80,000 in first place
prize money was up for grabs. On Thursday night, Justin ran
seventh in his stacked heat race, but later suffered problems
during his consolation event and wound up twenty-first. Unfortunately,
the "Rattler" was unable to transfer into the $30,000
to win headliner, which was won by Scott Bloomquist.
At Florence on Friday evening, double heat races were held
to kick off the 'North/South 100' portion of the weekend.
Justin placed eighth in his first heat race and seventh in
his second and final prelim of the night. When Saturday rolled
around, the Campbellsville, Kentucky standout finished sixth
in both his B-Main and the $2,500 to win Non-Qualifiers Race.
Justin was not able to advance into the 'North/South 100,'
which was won by $50,000 victor Bobby Pierce. Full results
from the extended weekend at Florence Speedway can be viewed
online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Rattliff on Podium in Impromptu Trip to Ponderosa Speedway
6, 2016) Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) made an impromptu
trip to Ponderosa Speedway in Junction City, Kentucky on Friday
evening, August 5 for a $1,500 to win weekly Super Late Model
throwdown. Justin Rattliff laid down the quickest lap of the
nine entrants during the qualifying session and later placed
third in heat race action. After rolling off from the inside
of the second row in the 25-lap feature, Justin wound up finishing
right where he started the headliner... in the third spot
behind only victor Michael Chilton and runner-up Tripp Gerald.
Complete results from last night at "The Pond" can
be viewed online at www.ponderosaspeedway.net.
Flat Tire Derails Rattliff in 19th Annual Pete Abell Memorial
24, 2016) Justin Rattliff and his #16 JRR team traveled
to Ponderosa Speedway in Junction City, Kentucky on Saturday
evening, July 23 for the 19th edition of the 'Pete Abell Memorial.'
The Ultimate Battle of the Bluegrass Super Late Model Series
showdown paid $3,000 to the winner. Justin grabbed the third
transfer spot through his heat race and later started the
headliner from the inside of the fourth row. The "Rattler"
had then solidly climbed up inside of the top five with only
a handful of laps remaining before a flat tire relegated him
to a disappointing thirteenth place effort. Complete results
from last night at "The Pond" can be accessed online
Suffers Mechanical Woes in Butch Shay Memorial...
17, 2016) Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) was back in
the pit area at Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Kentucky on
Saturday night, July 16 for the unsanctioned 'Butch Shay Memorial.'
Justin Rattliff timed in fourth quickest during the qualifying
session prior to running second in heat race action. After
rolling off from the outside of the second row in the $2,100
to win main event, Justin unfortunately ran into mechanical
woes early in the 30-lapper and was forced to retire in the
fourteenth position. Full results from last night at Richmond
can be accessed online at www.richmond-raceway.net.
Rattliff Grabs Second Win of 2016 at Richmond Raceway!!!
10, 2016) Justin Rattliff and his #16 JRR team celebrated
in victory lane for the second time in 2016 on Saturday evening,
July 9 at Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Kentucky! Justin qualified
second fastest in time trials for the weekly Super Late Model
show and later won his heat race. After starting the 25-lap
feature from the outside of the front row, the popular driver
known as the "Rattler" gained control on lap two
of the contest and raced to the $1,500 triumph over Todd Coffman,
Tripp Gerald, Johnny Wheeler, and Jason Barrett! Full results
from last night at Richmond can be accessed online at www.richmond-raceway.net.
Wins Heat; Finishes Fourth in $5,000 Born Free 40
3, 2016) Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) invaded the
legendary Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana on Saturday
evening, July 2 for the 2nd Annual 'Born Free 40.' The unsanctioned
Super Late Model special paid $5,000 to the winner. Justin
Rattliff knocked down the fastest lap in his group during
the qualifying session prior to recording an impressive win
in heat race action. After rolling off in the 40-lapper from
the inside of the second row, Justin ran amongst the leaders
throughout the feature distance - eventually bagging a strong
fourth place performance behind only winner Devin Gilpin,
Michael Chilton, and Steve Casebolt. Complete results from
last night at the 1/4-mile fairgrounds venue can be viewed
online at www.brownstownspeedway.com.
Battles Back from Flat Tires to Finish Seventh at Richmond
26, 2016) Justin Rattliff and his #16 JRR team roared
into Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Kentucky on Saturday evening,
June 25 for the annual running of the 'Ironman Classic.' The
Southern Nationals Bonus Series sanctioned the single-day
throwdown in the Commonwealth of Kentucky last night and a
$10,050 payday was up for grabs. Justin qualified fifth fastest
in his group during time trials prior to running third in
heat race action. After starting the 60-lapper from the inside
of the fifth row, Justin suffered several flat tires during
the wild race and battled from the back to salvage a solid
seventh place effort. Complete results from the 'Ironman Classic'
can be accessed online at www.southernnationalsseries.com.
Eleventh in Border Wars Program at Volunteer Speedway
12, 2016) Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) made a rare
trip to the ultra-fast Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, Tennessee
on Saturday, June 11. The Carolina Clash Super Late Model
Series presided over the special 'Border Wars' program and
a $4,000 winner's check was on the line. Justin Rattliff ran
second in his heat race, which lined him up starting from
the outside of the sixth row in the 40-lap contest. On a hammer-down
racing surface, Justin battled hard for a top ten finish at
"The Gap" before settling for a respectable eleventh
place showing. Complete results from 'Border Wars' can be
accessed by clicking on www.carolinaclash.com.
Rattliff Enters One Lone Event Over Memorial Day Weekend...
28, 2016) Justin Rattliff and his #16 team returned
to racing action on Friday evening, May 27 at Moler Raceway
Park in Williamsburg, Ohio. The World of Outlaws Craftsman
Late Model Series roared into the Buckeye State to preside
over a $10,000 to win special event. Justin knocked down the
twelfth fastest lap in Group A during the qualifying session
and later ran sixth in his loaded heat race. The "Rattler"
then placed fourth in his consolation event, but that was
one mere spot away from a coveted transfer position into the
50-lapper, which was won by Shane Clanton. Full results from
Moler Raceway Park can be accessed by clicking on www.woolms.com.
Battles WOOLMS Foes at Ponderosa Speedway...
8, 2016) The Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) team paid
another visit to Ponderosa Speedway in Junction City, Kentucky
on Friday evening, May 6 for a $10,000 to win World of Outlaws
Craftsman Late Model Series shootout. Justin Rattliff clicked
off the thirteenth fastest lap during the qualifying session
prior to bagging the fifth transfer spot through his stacked
heat race. After starting the 50-lap main event from the inside
of the seventh row, Justin ran into handling issues on his
#16 machine early in the race and wound up retiring in the
twenty-fifth position. Saturday's scheduled stop to 201 Speedway
in Sitka, Kentucky was then rained-out and the $3,000 to win
affair has been pushed back to Saturday, May 21. Full results
from "The Pond" can be accessed by clicking on www.woolms.com.
Rattliff Returns to Action at Ponderosa; Sees Rain at Florence
1, 2016) Justin Rattliff and the #16 team stayed
in the Commonwealth of Kentucky on April 29-30 for a pair
of Old Man's Garage Spring Nationals Series stops at Ponderosa
Speedway in Junction City, Kentucky and Florence Speedway
in Union, Kentucky. On Friday night at "The Pond,"
Justin Rattliff timed in third quickest in his group during
the qualifying session and later started the $4,000 to win
main event from the inside of the third row. Unfortunately,
Justin suffered left rear mechanical issues early in the attrition-filled
40-lapper and retired in the nineteenth position. Saturday's
$5,000 to win shootout at Florence was then won by Mother
Nature. Full results from Ponderosa on Friday can be viewed
online at www.southernnationalsseries.com.
Records $4,000 Win in Spring Shootout at Richmond!
17, 2016) The Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) team celebrated
in victory lane for the first time in the young 2016 racing
season on Saturday evening, April 16 at Richmond Raceway in
Richmond, Kentucky! Justin Rattliff posted the fastest lap
of the 22 entrants during Ultimate Battle of the Bluegrass
Series qualifying and later scored the victory in his heat
race. After starting the headliner from the pole position,
Justin paced the field for all forty circuits to bag the $4,000
windfall ahead of Jeremy Hines, Scott James, Greg Johnson,
and Todd Coffman! Full results from the 'Spring Shootout'
can be obtained online at www.richmond-raceway.net!