Back in Action; Enters North/South 100 at Florence Speedway...
9, 2015) After a couple of months away from racing
action, Brad Neat and the Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) team
converged on the venerable Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky
on August 7-8 for the 33rd edition of the 'North/South 100,'
which once again boasted a hefty $50,000 top prize. On Friday
night, Brad finished eighth in his first Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series heat race, while he wound up fifth in his second
and final prelim of the evening. The Dunnville, Kentucky ace
then made the decision to forego Saturday's B-Main and scratched
from the remainder of the weekend. Complete results from the
action-packed 'North/South 100' weekend at Florence Speedway
can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Neat Caught Up in Jarring Wreck at Bad-Fast Tazewell...
30, 2015) Brad Neat and the Justin Rattliff Racing
(JRR) team ventured into the bad-fast Tazewell Speedway in Tazewell,
Tennessee on Friday evening, May 29 for the annual running of
the 'Toyota Knoxville 50.' The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
presided over the single-day showdown and a $10,000 payday was
on the line. Brad clicked off the sixth fastest lap in Group
A during the qualifying session prior to grabbing the fourth
transfer spot through his loaded heat race. After starting the
50-lap headliner from the inside of the eighth row, Brad was
unfortunately caught up in an early, jarring incident when Earl
Pearson, Jr. went for a wild flip. The Dunnville, Kentucky native's
Bloomquist racecar was badly damaged and Brad was relegated
to a twenty-third place performance in the 'Toyota Knoxville
50.' Full results from "The Taz" can be viewed online
Involved in Tangle During WOOLMS Stop at "The Pond"
9, 2015) The Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) team and
driver Brad Neat strolled into the legendary Ponderosa Speedway
in Junction City, Kentucky on Friday night, May 8 for the first-ever
visit by the popular World of Outlaws Late Model Series. Brad
knocked down the fastest lap in Group B during the qualifying
session and later grabbed the third transfer spot through his
heat race. After rolling off from the inside of the sixth row
in the $10,000 to win feature event, Brad was unfortunately
involved in a lap 32 tangle, which damaged his #16n racecar
and relegated him to a disappointing eighteenth place effort
in the 50-lapper. Full results from "The Pond" can
be viewed by clicking on www.woolms.com.
Neat's Bid for Ponderosa Win Spoiled by Errant Slidejob...
2, 2015) Brad Neat and the Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR)
team traveled to the legendary Ponderosa Speedway in Junction
City, Kentucky on Friday night, May 1 for a weekly Super Late
Model program. Brad set Fast Time during the qualifying session
prior to picking up the win in heat race action. The Dunnville,
Kentucky ace then led the first thirteen circuits of the 25-lapper
until he was taken out by an errant slidejob by another competitor.
The damage to his mount caused him to retire from the $1,000
to win headliner and relegated him to a disappointing eleventh
place finish. Complete results from "The Pond" can
be accessed online at www.ponderosaspeedway.net.
Climbs to Fifth in Spring Shootout at Richmond Raceway
19, 2015) The Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) team and
driver Brad Neat rolled into Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Kentucky
on Saturday evening, April 18 for the 'Spring Shootout.' The
unsanctioned Super Late Model special paid $5,000 to the winner.
Brad knocked down the fourth quickest lap during time trials
and later finished fifth in heat race action. After starting
the 40-lap main event from the outside of the fifth row, Brad
utilized a high side charge late in the distance to move up
to fifth to finish behind only race winner Greg Johnson, Victor
Lee, Dustin Linville, and Stephen Breeding. Complete results
from Richmond can be accessed online at www.richmond-raceway.net.
Neat Nabs Top Ten in Season Opener at Bad-Fast Tazewell Speedway
12, 2015) Brad Neat made his 2015 season debut with
Justin Rattliff Racing (JRR) on Saturday evening, April 11 at
the bad-fast Tazewell Speedway in Tazewell, Tennessee. The 'Ray
Varner Ford 50' was sanctioned by the World of Outlaws Late
Model Series and a $10,000 top prize was up for grabs. Brad
clicked off the fourth fastest lap during the qualifying session
and later placed third in his loaded heat race. After rolling
off from the inside of the fourth row in the 50-lap headliner,
Brad hung around the top ten throughout the distance and eventually
nabbed a solid ninth place effort in his '15 lid lifter. Full
results from last night at "The Taz" can be accessed
online at www.woolms.com.