Drown Sees Rain at Attica; Suffers Mechanical Woes at PRP
(June 18, 2017) The
#240 team was in the pit area at both Attica Raceway Park in Attica,
Ohio and Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio over the June
16-17 weekend. On Friday night at Attica in regular weekly Super
Late Model program, Doug Drown won his heat race in preliminary
action, but inclement weather swooped in before the start of the
feature and postponed the race until a later date. At PRP on Saturday
evening, a $5,000 top prize was on the line in the annual running
of the 'Boone Coleman Memorial Gator 50.' Doug timed in twelfth
quickest during the qualifying session and was running fourth in
his stacked heat race before mechanical troubles sidelined his Swartz
racecar for the remainder of the night. Results from both Ohio venues
can be viewed online at www.atticaracewaypark.com
Drown Caught Up in Wreck Late in
Feature at Wayne County...
11, 2017) Doug Drown Racing (DDR) traveled to Wayne
County Speedway in Orrville, Ohio on Saturday evening, June 10 for
a $1,000 to win weekly Super Late Model battle. Doug Drown won his
heat race in preliminary action and later started the A-Main from
the inside of the fourth row. Doug then advanced up to third in
the running order before a flat tire sent him pitside. The Wooster,
Ohio ace then returned to the racetrack at the tail of the field,
but was collected in a late wreck and was relegated to eleventh
in the final finishing order. Complete results from last night at
Wayne County can be viewed online at www.waynecountyspeedway.com.
Doug Drown Fourth at Attica; Suffers
Late Flat Tire at Wayne Co.
(June 4, 2017) Doug
Drown and his #240 team rolled into Attica Raceway Park in Attica,
Ohio and Wayne County Speedway in Orrville, Ohio on June 2-3 for
a pair of weekly Super Late Model tussles. On Friday night at Attica,
Doug won his heat race in preliminary action and later placed fourth
in the 25-lapper behind only victor Mike Bores, Devin Shiels, and
Dave Hornikel. At Wayne County on Saturday evening, Doug won his
heat race and grabbed the point on lap 20 of the headliner, only
to suffer an untimely flat tire on the final circuit. The Wooster,
Ohio ace limped around to the checkers and wound up seventh in the
final finishing order. Full results from both Buckeye State venues
can be accessed online at www.atticaracewaypark.com
Drown Improves to Second at Attica;
Battles Outlaws at Wayne Co.
(May 28, 2017) Doug
Drown Racing (DDR) took their #240 machine to Attica Raceway Park
in Attica, Ohio and Wayne County Speedway in Orrville, Ohio on May
26-27 for a pair of Memorial Day weekend tilts. On Friday night
in a $1,200 to win Super Late Model show on Friday at Attica, Doug
Drown won his heat race in preliminary action prior to blasting
past ten competitors during the feature on his way to a stellar
runner-up effort behind only victor Ryan Markham. At Wayne County
on Saturday, the cars and stars of the World of Outlaws Craftsman
Late Model Series roared into the Buckeye State oval and a $12,500
winner's check was on the line. Doug placed fourth in his loaded
heat race and was running seventh in the 50-lapper before an incident
sent him to tail to salvage a fourteenth place performance. Complete
results from both weekend races can be accessed by clicking on www.atticaracewaypark.com
Doug Drown Grabs Third Triumph of
2017 Saturday at Wayne County!
21, 2017) Following a rain-out on Friday night at
Attica Raceway Park, the #240 team visited victory lane for the
third time in 2017 on Saturday evening, May 20 at Wayne County Speedway
in Orrville, Ohio! Doug Drown won his heat race in preliminary action
and later started the feature event from the outside of the front
row. Doug then led each and every circuit of the weekly Super Late
Model headliner to bag the $1,000 payday over Ryan Markham, Charlie
Duncan, Matt Irey, and Corey Conley! Complete results from last
night at Wayne County can be viewed online at www.waynecountyspeedway.com.
Drown Finally Beats the Rain; Finishes
Runner-Up at Attica!
(May 14, 2017) After
a couple of weeks of getting beat up by Mother Nature, Doug Drown
Racing (DDR) returned to racing action over the May 12-13 weekend
in $1,500 to win shows at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio and
Wayne County Speedway in Orrville, Ohio. On Friday night at Attica,
Doug Drown won his heat race in preliminary competition prior to
picking off seven competitors during the 25-lapper en route to an
impressive runner-up showing behind only winner Jeff Babcock. At
Wayne County on Saturday evening, Doug placed third in his heat
race and had moved up to third in the 25-lap headliner before unfortunately
getting collected in a wreck, which dropped him to a disappointing
seventeenth place effort. Full results from both Buckeye State venues
can be accessed online at www.atticaracewaypark.com
Doug Drown Racing Back in Attica
Raceway Park Victory Lane!
23, 2017) Doug Drown and his #240 team were back
in Attica Raceway Park victory lane on Friday evening, April 21
to score their second feature win of 2017 at the Attica, Ohio facility!
Doug won his heat race in preliminary action, but later drew the
eleventh starting spot prior to the drop of the green flag in the
25-lap weekly main event. The Wooster, Ohio ace then stormed to
the front to grab the point on lap 16 and went on to capture the
$1,200 payday over Rusty Schlenk, Ryan Markham, Charlie Duncan,
and Eric Spangler!
On Saturday night, April 22, the Doug Drown Racing (DDR) team rolled
into Hilltop Speedway in Millersburg, Ohio for a $2,000 to win 'Jim
Dunn Memorial Qualifier.' Doug clicked off the fastest lap during
qualifying to earn Fast Time honors and later ran fifth in the fast
dash. After thirty green flag racing laps in the unsanctioned headliner,
"Hammerdown" found himself in the fifth finishing spot
behind only victor Corey Conley, Ryan Markham, JR Gentry, and Tyler
Carpenter. Full results from both weekend shows can be viewed online
Drown Visits Victory Lane for the
First Time in 2017 at Attica!
16, 2017) The Doug Drown Racing (DDR) team recorded
their first victory of the young 2017 racing season on Friday night,
April 14 at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio! Doug Drown won
his heat race from the fifth starting spot and later rolled off
from the outside of the second row in the 25-lap feature event.
The Wooster, Ohio ace drove to the front to grab the point on lap
six and never relinquished the lead en route to the $1,200 triumph
over Eric Spangler, Rusty Schlenk, Charlie Duncan, and Devin Shiels!
On Saturday evening, April 15 at Attica, Doug ran second in his
heat race and seventh in the $1,200 to win Super Late Model main
event. Complete results from the doubleheader weekend at ARP can
be accessed online at www.atticaracewaypark.com.
Doug Drown Debuts New Swartz Car
in Jim Dunn Memorial Qualifier
10, 2017) Doug Drown and his #240 team rolled into
Midway Speedway in Crooksville, Ohio on Sunday, April 9 for a $2,000
to win 'Jim Dunn Memorial' Qualifier. Doug laid down the fifth quickest
time during qualifying prior to running fourth in the Fast Dash.
After starting the 30-lapper from the outside of the second row,
Doug suffered from no power steering on his new Swartz ride through
much of the race and ultimately slipped back to sixth by the time
the checkered flag waved over the field. Complete results from this
unsanctioned event can be found on the track's Facebook page.
Drown Suffers Mechanical Woes While
Leading Mansfield's Opener...
26, 2017) Doug Drown Racing (DDR) returned to dirt-slinging
action on Saturday evening, March 25 in the 'Triple Crown Spring
Series' opener at the dirt-covered Mansfield Motor Speedway in Mansfield,
Ohio. Doug Drown advanced one spot to finish fourth in his heat
race and later started the $5,000 to win main event from the inside
of the fourth row. The Wooster, Ohio ace then blasted to the race
lead on lap three and held the point for four circuits until unfortunately
dropping a driveshaft. The mechanical woes dropped Drown to eleventh
in the final finishing order of the 30-lapper. Full results from
Mansfield Motor Speedway can be accessed online at www.mansfieldmotorspeedway.com.