Follows World of Outlaws Tour West to Minnesota
24, 2020) The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model
Series schedule heated back up on May 22-23 with the 'Drydene Double
Down Invitational' at the pristine Jackson Motorplex in Jackson,
Minnesota. On Friday night in the $6,000 to win weekend opener,
Kody Evans timed in ninth quickest overall during qualifying prior
to finishing ninth in his loaded heat race and advancing twelve
spots to wind up thirteenth in the final finishing order of the
30-lap feature event.
At Jackson on Saturday evening in the weekend finale,
which boasted a whopping $20,000 winner's check, Kody placed sixth
in both his heat race and the B-Main and had a possible top ten
run going in the 60-lap headliner until problems late in the distance.
The Camden, Ohio ace was eventually paid for an eighteenth place
performance and currently finds himself tied for eleventh in the
latest version of the WOOLMS point standings. Complete results from
both weekend tilts in the Gopher State can be accessed online at
Kody Evans Qualifies
Well; Advances into Feature at Pevely
10, 2020) Kody Evans and his #4G team invaded Federated
Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Missouri on Saturday night, May 9 for
a DIRTcar Super Late Model special dubbed the 'Karl Chevrolet 50.'
The high-profile race, which was contested in front of a limited
grandstand crowd - due to coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions -
and a worldwide streaming audience, drew a stout 60 car field to
do battle for the $7,000 winner's check. Kody clicked off the second
fastest lap in Group A during the qualifying session prior to nabbing
the third and final transfer spot through his stacked heat race.
After rolling off from the outside of the sixth row in the 50-lap
main event, Kody unfortunately slowed on lap 36 to draw a yellow
flag and was officially placed seventeenth in the final finishing
order. Full results from the 'Karl Chevrolet 50' can be viewed by
clicking on www.federatedautopartsraceway.com.
Evans Heads to Pevely
this Saturday for Karl Chevrolet 50!
7, 2020) For the first time since March 7, Kody Evans is
set to return to dirt-slinging competition on Saturday, May 9 at
Federated Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Missouri! The 'Karl Chevrolet
50' for the DIRTcar Super Late Models will be held at the St. Louis-area
venue and a $7,000 top prize will be up for grabs. A whopping 63
teams are pre-registered for this special event, which will be headlined
by a 50-lap grand finale. General admission tickets, which were
limited to 700 due to coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions, have
been sold out well in advance of this race, but you can catch all
of the action LIVE with a subscription to www.dirtondirt.com
Kody Evans Racing Back
on WoO Tour in Volunteer State
8, 2020) The World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model
Series season heated back up for the Kody Evans Racing (KER) team
on March 6-7 in the Volunteer State of Tennessee. On Friday night
at Duck River Raceway Park in Wheel, Tennessee, Kody Evans grabbed
the fourth and final transfer spot through his heat race before
winding up fourteenth in the final finishing order of the $10,000
to win headliner.
At Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, Tennessee
on Saturday evening, a $12,000 top prize was on the line in the
annual running of the 'Tennessee Tipoff.' Kody was forced to utilize
an emergency provisional to gain access into the 60-lap feature
event and was eventually paid for a twenty-second place showing
after completing only fifty circuits. The Camden, Ohio ace currently
sits twelfth in the latest version of the heated WOOLMS point standings
following the Tennessee two-step. Complete results from both weekend
duels can be accessed online at www.woolms.com.
Nightly Results from
the DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park
15, 2020) The #4G team wrapped up the 2020 edition of the
'DIRTcar Nationals' tonight at Volusia Speedway Park, as another
$10,000 windfall was on the line with the World of Outlaws Morton
Buildings Late Model Series at the Barberville, Florida oval. Kody
Evans ran sixth in his heat race and fifth in his B-Main prior to
relying on a series emergency provisional to gain access into the
50-lap grand finale. Kody eventually wound up twenty-second in the
final finishing order and currently sits fifteenth in the latest
version of the early WOOLMS point standings.
(February 14, 2020) The penultimate
event of the 49th Annual 'DIRTcar Nationals' took place earlier
tonight at Volusia Speedway Park following steady afternoon rain
showers. Kody Evans knocked down the seventeenth quickest time in
Group A during World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series
qualifying and later placed ninth in his heat race and seventh in
his B-Main. After utilizing a provisional to gain access into the
$10,000 to win feature, Kody was able to gain five spots during
the 40-lap affair to claim a nineteenth place showing.
(February 13, 2020) Another $10,000
to win World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series show
was held tonight at Volusia Speedway Park in Barberville, Florida.
Kody Evans stopped the clock tenth fastest in Group A during the
qualifying session prior to grabbing the second transfer spot through
his heat race. After rolling off from the inside of the fourth row
in the 40-lapper, Kody fought hard to stay up front, but eventually
wound up twenty-fifth in the final finishing order.
(February 12, 2020) Next up at VSP
was the third round of the 49th Annual 'DIRTcar Nationals' and the
World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series presided over
all of the dirt-slinging action for the first time during "Speedweeks."
A stellar 51 car field converged at the Barberville, Florida facility
to do battle for a $10,000 top prize. Kody Evans placed fifth in
his loaded heat race, second in his B-Main, and later advanced up
to sixteenth in the 40-lap headliner.
(February 11, 2020) The second leg
of the 'DIRTcar Nationals' at Volusia Speedway Park took center
stage tonight and a similar DIRTcar Racing program was held at the
Daytona Beach-area speedplant with $7,000 up for grabs. Kody Evans
posted the fifth quickest lap in his group during time trials before
running eighth in his heat race and sixth in his B-Main. Unfortunately,
Kody was unable to make the start in the 30-lap feature that was
won by Tim McCreadie.
(February 10, 2020) The Super Late
Model portion of the 'DIRTcar Nationals' kicked off earlier tonight
at Volusia Speedway Park, as DIRTcar Racing presided over the first
of six events this week at the historic Barberville, Florida speedplant.
A 44 car field converged on the Daytona Beach-area facility to vie
for the $7,000 paycheck. Kody Evans - making his first visit to
VSP - timed in ninth fastest in his group during qualifying, but
unfortunately had his fan go through the radiator during the course
of his heat race. Due to the mechanical trouble, Kody was forced
to scratch from the remainder of the program and did not compete
in the 30-lap main event that was won by Brandon Sheppard.
Nightly Results from
the Season-Opening Battle at the Border in Vado
5, 2020) The inaugural running of the 'Battle at the Border'
wrapped up today at Vado Speedway Park, as the World of Outlaws
Morton Buildings Late Model Series presided over a $15,000 to win
showdown at the Vado, New Mexico oval. Kody Evans stopped the clock
tenth fastest in Group B during the qualifying session before running
fifth in his loaded heat race. Following a B-Main triumph, Kody
rolled off from the outside of the ninth row in the 75-lap weekend
finale. The Camden, Ohio native then worked his way past four competitors
during the course of the contest to land in the fourteenth finishing
position. (Jim Rosas Photo)
(January 4, 2020) Night two of the
'Battle at the Border' took place earlier today at Vado Speedway
Park and another $5,000 payday was on the line for the cars and
stars racing with the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model
Series tour at the state-of-the-art Vado, New Mexico facility. A
strong contingent of 42 drivers once again took time during qualifying
and Kody Evans started off his evening by posting the fifteenth
quickest lap in Group B. After finishing sixth in his stacked heat
race and seventh in his B-Main, Kody once again took advantage of
an emergency provisional to start twenty-sixth on the grid in the
30-lap feature. The Camden, Ohio ace did his best to gain positions
throughout the preliminary contest before winding up with another
twenty-sixth place outing.
(January 3, 2020) The Kody Evans
Racing (KER) team lifted the lid to their 2020 campaign earlier
tonight in the inaugural 'Battle at the Border' at the pristine
Vado Speedway Park in Vado, New Mexico. The World of Outlaws Morton
Buildings Late Model Series tour presided over the season opener
in the desert and 42 competitors signed into the pit area to do
battle in the first of three nights in "The Land of Enchantment."
Kody Evans timed in seventeenth quickest in Group A during the qualifying
session prior to finishing seventh in his stacked heat race and
eighth in his B-Main. After utilizing an emergency provisional to
gain access into the $5,000 to win headliner, Kody started the 30-lap
affair from the inside of the fourteenth row. At the conclusion
of the caution-free race, Kody found himself paid for a twenty-sixth
Evans Starts 2020 Season
with WOOLMS Tour in New Mexico!
1, 2020) A new year brings with it the conclusion of a
very short off-season, as Kody Evans Racing (KER) will start their
2020 campaign later this week with the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings
Late Model Series in the state of New Mexico. The inaugural running
of the 'Battle at the Border' will kick off the national touring
series schedule from January 3-5 at the state-of-the-art Vado Speedway
Park in Vado, New Mexico. A trio of WOOLMS programs will be held
at the new facility in "The Land of Enchantment" with
a pair of $5,000 to win preliminary shows taking place on Friday
and Saturday. A rich $15,000 top prize will then be on the line
in the finale of the 'Battle at the Border' on Sunday at the 3/8-mile,
Kody Evans will be following the World of Outlaws
Morton Buildings Late Model Series tour for the first time in 2020
and will be gunning for the coveted Rookie of the Year title. You
can view confirmed schedule dates for the #4G team by clicking on
the SCHEDULE page of