CORONA, CA (August 5, 2010) – Jimmy Owens of Newport, TN is leading the special point’s category heading to next weekend’s big event, the Sunoco Race Fuels North/South 100 Presented by Lucas Oil at Florence Speedway in Union, KY. Owens has a narrow 5-point lead over Ray Cook in the special point’s category.  Five LOLMDS drivers selected by are competing for a $70,000 primary sponsorship for the 2011-racing season. Jimmy Owens, Ray Cook, Don O’Neal, Chris Wall, and Steve Casebolt all are trying to win this unique contest, which is based on track performance (points earned), fan voting on, and by a special panel vote from members of the media, Lucas Oil, and NASCAR drivers Clint Bowyer and Bobby Labonte.

The Appliance Zone Company, based in Corydon, Indiana, is the fastest growing company in the online appliance parts industry. offers a wide variety of appliance parts for many of the top manufacturers of appliances, so the consumer can find and purchase any appliance part to fix and repair their current appliances.

This unique contest kicked off at the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series sanctioned event on July 17th at the 4th Annual Diamond Nationals at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO. Jimmy Owens won the first two events within the contest. The second part of the contest includes fan participation based on fan voting at a special webpage setup for fans to vote for the driver they feel should be awarded the 2011 sponsorship.

Race fans can vote at for their favorite driver, or whom they think deserves the 2011 Appliance Zone sponsorship. Each driver has a short bio listed on the voting page for race fans to choose from and vote for the most deserving driver to be awarded the $70,000 sponsorship.

“We’re really excited about the response we’ve received so far about the contest and all the fans that have voted. All the drivers competing for this sponsorship are all class acts and have been great to work with. We couldn’t be more pleased on how well the program has went so far and how the Lucas Oil late Model Dirt Series has been great to work with,” stated Jim Allen, CEO of

Appliance Zone will have a company display in the vendor midway with computers linked to the internet to provide race fans the opportunity to vote for their favorite driver at next weeks Sunoco Race Fuels North/South 100 at Florence speedway in Union KY, which is held from August 12-14th. will also give a special gift package to one lucky fan at the event next week. Every fan that comes by the booth and votes for their favorite driver on the computer at the track will receive a ticket that will be put into a special grand prize drawing held Saturday night during the event. The winning fan will receive a special gift package full of cool stuff, compliments of

The five drivers competing for the 2011 sponsorship will display Appliance Zone decals for the remainder of the 2010 season and a link to the fan voting page will be linked from the series website and each driver’s website. A special Appliance Zone point’s page will be listed on the series website for fans to keep up with the accumulated points after each event. Fans can log on and vote at or on the series website at and click on the Appliance Zone banner on the front page.

About Appliance Zone: Incorporated in 2008, is a leading online retailer of appliance parts and accessories to do-it-yourself homeowners. The company was created by CEO, Jim Allen; an experienced appliance repair technician and appliance retailer; and his family [including wife and children, all of whom are personally involved in the day-to-day operation of the business]. offers over 485,000 products and is the only online appliance parts retailer to include a price checker feature that instantly checks pricing versus competitors. Appliance Zone served nearly 200,000 different households in 2009 and has enjoyed significant growth during every year of operation. To learn more about Appliance Zone, and the fan vote page, visit their home page at and Appliance Zone Racing at

About Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series: Founded in 2005, the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series is the nations' premier dirt late model sanctioning organization. It currently sanctions 41 events in 18 states and receives national exposure through taped-delayed Series events that are shown on the SPEED Channel, VERSUS Network, and MAV TV. For the latest breaking news on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series go to or call the series’ office at (951) 532-2503.

About Lucas Oil Products: Founded in 1989 by Forrest and Charlotte Lucas, Lucas Oil Products, Inc. has established itself as one of the fastest-growing lubrication product lines in the consumer automotive aftermarket, featuring a line of engine oils, greases, gear lubes and problem-solving additives. Through innovative product research and development, along with aggressive marketing programs, Lucas Oil Products has established itself as the number one selling fuel treatment and additive products manufacturer in America and Canada. Lucas Oil Products has long been directly involved in the American racing industry at all levels through multiple vehicle sponsorships and racing events.

2020 Championship Points

Points as of 7/4/2020
Pos Competitor Points
1stJimmy Owens (#20)4015
2ndJonathan Davenport (#49)3595
3rdTyler Erb (#1T)3535
4thTim McCreadie (#39)3475
5thDevin Moran (#9)3465
6thJosh Richards (#14)3435
7thKyle Bronson (#40B)3365
8thShane Clanton (#25)3275
9thBilly Moyer (#21)3130
10thTanner English (#81E)3000

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