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JIMMY MARS ON PODIUM AT KANKAKEE & FAIRBURY!
(August 16, 2015)
Jimmy Mars and his #28 team invaded the Land of Lincoln on August 14-15 for a pair of American Late Model Series (ALMS) battles. On Friday night at Kankakee County Speedway in Kankakee, Illinois, a $3,000 top prize was on the line in the 'Land of Lincoln 40.' Jimmy ran fourth in heat race action at the fairgrounds bullring and later started the 40-lap headliner from the inside of the fourth row. The Menomonie, Wisconsin ace then earned Hard Charger honors in the feature, as he blasted up to third to finish on the podium behind only winner Brian Shirley and runner-up Ryan Unzicker.

At Fairbury American Legion Speedway in Fairbury, Illinois on Saturday evening, the ALMS tour presided over the '#FALS Fan Frenzy,' which boasted a $10,000 payday. Jimmy won his heat race in preliminary competition and rolled off from the outside of the front row in the 50-lap main event. After leading lap one, Jimmy drove his #28 MB Customs mount to another third place performance behind only victor Kevin Weaver and runner-up Scott Schmitt. Complete results from both weekend races can be viewed online at www.americanlatemodelseries.com.

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MARS IN ACTION AT FLORENCE IN NORTH/SOUTH 100
(August 9, 2015)
Mars Racing trekked south to the venerable Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky on August 7-8 for the 33rd edition of the 'North/South 100,' which once again posted a hefty $50,000 top prize. On Friday night, Jimmy Mars ran sixth in his first Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series heat race, while he placed fourth in his second and final prelim of the evening. Jimmy then finished fourth in his B-Main on Saturday, but that effort was a mere two spots shy of transferring him into the 100-lap main event. Complete results from the 'North/South 100' weekend can be viewed online at www.lucasdirt.com.

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BUSY WEEK WITH WOOLMS IN BADGER STATE...
(August 1, 2015)
The busy week in Wisconsin wrapped up with the 28th Annual 'USA Nationals' at Cedar Lake Speedway in New Richmond, Wisconsin, as the crown jewel spectacular boasted a huge $50,000 payday. On Friday night, Jimmy Mars timed in twelfth quickest in Group B during World of Outlaws Late Model Series qualifying and later placed fourth in his loaded heat race. Following a fourth place effort in his B-Main tonight, Jimmy won the Last Chance Qualifier to advance into the 100-lap headliner. The Menomonie, Wisconsin ace then started from the outside of the eleventh row in the 'USA Nationals,' but unfortunately retired after only 48 circuits and settled for a twenty-first place performance.

(July 30, 2015) The 28th edition of the 'USA Nationals' started tonight at the renowned Cedar Lake Speedway in New Richmond, Wisconsin. The World of Outlaws Late Model Series presided over a $6,000 to win special tonight at CLS. Jimmy Mars clicked off the sixth fastest lap in Group B during time trials prior to grabbing the third and final transfer spot through his heat race. After rolling off from the outside of the ninth row in the 40-lap main event, Jimmy was able to work his way past six competitors on his way to a twelfth place effort.

(July 28, 2015) Jimmy Mars and Mars Racing kicked off a busy week with the World of Outlaws Late Model Series in the Badger State tonight with a $10,000 to win tilt at Shawano Speedway in Shawano, Wisconsin. Jimmy knocked down the second quickest lap overall during WOOLMS qualifying and later secured a win in his loaded heat race. After drawing the sixth starting spot before the drop of the green flag in the 50-lap headliner, Jimmy vaulted all the way up to second in the first half of the race. However, a dust up with Earl Pearson, Jr. on a mid-race restart caused his #28 machine front end damage and the Menomonie, Wisconsin star was forced to settle for a third place performance behind only victor Shane Clanton and runner-up Earl Pearson, Jr.

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MARS BATTLES WOOLMS FOES AT QUINCY & FALS...
(July 26, 2015)
The Mars Racing team ventured south to the Land of Lincoln to compete in a pair of World of Outlaws Late Model Series specials from July 23-25 at Quincy Raceway in Quincy, Illinois and Fairbury American Legion Speedway in Fairbury, Illinois. On Thursday evening at Quincy, Jimmy Mars ran fifth in his loaded heat race prior to scoring the victory in his B-Main. After rolling off from the outside of the ninth row in the $8,000 to win 'Workforce 40' headliner, Jimmy was able to move past three competitors during the 40-lapper on his way to a fifteenth place showing.

At Fairbury over the weekend, the 26th edition of the 'Prairie Dirt Classic' was held and a whopping $26,000 top prize awaited the winner. Jimmy clicked off the eighth fastest lap in Group B during qualifying on Friday night and later finished fifth in his stacked heat race. Following another fifth place effort in Saturday's consolation event, the Menomonie, Wisconsin star was forced to watch the thrilling 100-lap PDC, which was eventually won by Jonathan Davenport. Complete results from both Illinois facilities can be viewed online at www.woolms.com.

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WOOLMS WILD WEST TOUR NIGHTLY RESULTS...
(July 18, 2015)
Jimmy Mars wrapped up the 'Wild West Tour' with the World of Outlaws Late Model Series tonight in the annual running of the 'Gopher 50' at Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minnesota! Jimmy knocked down the ninth fastest lap during the qualifying session prior to scoring a heat race triumph. After drawing the fifth starting spot before the drop of the green flag in the $11,000 to win main event, Jimmy was spun by Chub Frank on lap three while running in the fifth position. The Menomonie, Wisconsin ace then rallied from the back of the pack throughout the remainder of the 50-lapper to salvage a tenth place showing. Jimmy also won the companion USRA Modified feature event driving a client's MB Customs mount, which pocketed him a cool $4,000!!!

(July 15, 2015) Flooding from heavy storms that struck Black Hills (SD) Speedway overnight have forced track and series officials to cancel tonight's World of Outlaws Late Model Series 'Wild West Tour' show. With a substantial amount of standing water on the track, the $8,000 to win race will not be able to be made up on Thursday's scheduled rain date.

(July 14, 2015) A heavy thunderstorm that moved over Gillette Thunder (WY) Speedway just after completion of heat races for tonight's World of Outlaws Late Model Series 'Wild West Tour' event forced track and series officials to cancel the remainder of the evening's program. The $8,000 to win throwdown will not be made up.

(July 10, 2015) Next up on the 'Wild West Tour' for the #28 team was a trip to River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks, North Dakota tonight for another $10,000 to win World of Outlaws Late Model Series tilt. Jimmy Mars timed in thirteenth fastest during the qualifying session and later grabbed the sixth and final transfer spot through his heat race. After rolling off from the outside of the eighth row in the 50-lap main event, Jimmy pulled off the racing surface after 41 circuits and was relegated to a twenty-first place effort.

(July 9, 2015) The Mars Racing team kicked off the World of Outlaws Late Model Series 'Wild West Tour' tonight with a visit to Hibbing Raceway in Hibbing, Minnesota. Jimmy Mars, who was the defending race winner, clicked off the third fastest lap in Group B during qualifying prior to grabbing the third transfer spot through his stacked heat race. After starting the $10,000 to win main event from the inside of the sixth row, Jimmy rode in line on the primarily one groove racing surface throughout the 50-lapper and wound up ninth in the final finishing order.

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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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