James Battles for Lead in Ironman Classic Before Wreck...
(June 26, 2016)
Scott James and Team 15 invaded Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Kentucky on Saturday evening, June 25 for the annual running of the 'Ironman Classic,' which was sanctioned by the Southern Nationals Bonus Series. Scott qualified sixth quickest in his group during time trials prior to scoring a triumph in his loaded heat race. After starting the $10,050 to win main event from the outside of the second row, Scott advanced up to second and battled for the lead before unfortunately getting caught up in an incident with Jackie Boggs and Jason Jameson. The Bright, Indiana standout suffered heavy damage to his #15 mount and was forced to retire from the 60-lapper in the sixteenth position. Full results from the 'Ironman Classic' can be located online at www.southernnationalsseries.com.

Team 15 Invades Eldora Speedway for $100k Dream XXII
(June 12, 2016)
Team 15 made the trek to the hallowed grounds of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio on June 9-11 for the 22nd edition of the 'Dirt Late Model Dream.' Things got underway at the 1/2-mile, high-banked speedplant with a pair of Twin 25 preliminary programs. On Thursday night, Scott James grabbed the fifth and final transfer spot through his heat race and later wound up twenty-first in the final rundown of the $5,000 to win feature event. In Friday's $10,000 to win show, Scott unfortunately was not able to transfer into the 25-lap sprint after finishing seventh in his heat race and sixth in his B-Main.

When Saturday evening rolled around at the "Big E," all eyes were fixated on the whopping $100,000 winner's check. Scott placed sixth in his loaded heat race, but unfortunately suffered problems early in the B-Main and finished twenty-fourth. The Bright, Indiana standout was not able to advance into the 100-lap headliner, which was won by Dennis Erb, Jr. Complete results from the Buckeye State can be accessed online at www.eldoraspeedway.com.

James Captures Third Straight Florence Win; Strong at Eldora!
(May 30, 2016)
Following the disappointment of not transferring into the $10,000 to win World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series feature event on Friday night at Moler Raceway Park in Williamsburg, Ohio, Scott James turned his fortunes around in a huge way on Saturday evening, May 28 by recording his third straight victory at Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky! Scott moved past five competitors during his heat race to finish fourth and later started the 30-lap headliner from the outside of the second row. The Bright, Indiana ace then grabbed the point near the halfway mark of the weekly Super Late Model main event and raced to the $1,200 triumph over Nick Latham, John Whitney, Robby Hensley, and Bill Blair, Jr.!

The huge Memorial Day holiday weekend then wrapped up on Sunday, May 29 at the famed Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. The American Late Model Series (ALMS) presided over the annual 'Johnny Appleseed Classic,' which paid $2,000 to the winner. After posting the quickest lap in his group during qualifying, Scott unfortunately suffered a flat tire in heat race action, but regrouped to earn the second transfer spot through the B-Main. The popular driver known as the "Silver Shark" then blasted past thirteen competitors during the 25-lap sprint to earn a strong fourth place performance behind only victor Matt Miller, Jeff Babcock, and Joe Godsey. Full results from all three weekend races can be found online at www.woolms.com, www.florencespeedway.com, and www.eldoraspeedway.com.

Scott James Wins Again at Florence to Pocket $1,200!
(May 22, 2016)
Scott James and the Gary Engle and Kevin Ison-owned #15 team celebrated in victory lane at Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky for the second time in 2016 on Saturday night, May 21! Scott won his heat race from the pole position and later started the 30-lap headliner from the inside of the fourth row. The Bright, Indiana standout then inherited the point on lap seventeen and led the remainder of the distance on his way to pocketing the $1,200 payday over Duane Chamberlain, Cody Mahoney, Adam Bowman, and Dustin Nobbe! Complete results from last night at Florence Speedway can be accessed online at www.florencespeedway.com.

James In Action in Inaugural $50k Buckeye Nationals
(May 15, 2016)
The Gary Engle and Kevin Ison-owned #15 team trekked to Atomic Speedway in Alma, Ohio on May 13-14 for the inaugural running of the 'Buckeye Nationals.' The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series presided over the two-day extravaganza, which boasted a whopping $50,000 payday and drew a stellar field of 49 entrants. Scott James posted the eleventh quickest lap in Group A during Friday's qualifying session prior to running sixth in his stacked heat race. On Saturday evening, Scott finished seventh in his consolation race and sixth in the $3,000 to win Non-Qualifiers Race. Full results from the 'Buckeye Nationals' weekend can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.

Scott James Dominates Florence Speedway for First 2016 Win!
(May 8, 2016)
A night after front end suspension issues cost him a chance of advancing into a $10,000 to win World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series feature event at Ponderosa (KY) Speedway, Scott James and the #15 team went to work and rebounded in a big way on Saturday evening, May 7 by picking up their first feature win of 2016 at Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky! Scott won his heat race from the tail and later started the 30-lap weekly Super Late Model feature event from the pole position. After leading each and every circuit, Scott celebrated in victory lane and recorded the $1,200 windfall over Jesse Lay, Ethan Burgess, Robby Hensley, and John Whitney! Full results from the Cincinnati-area venue can be obtained by clicking on www.florencespeedway.com.

James Suffers Power Steering Problems at Ponderosa...
(May 1, 2016)
Scott James and the #15 team were in the Commonwealth of Kentucky on April 29-30 for a pair of Old Man's Garage Spring Nationals Series stops at Ponderosa Speedway in Junction City, Kentucky and Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky. On Friday night at "The Pond," Scott laid down the fourth quickest time in his group during the qualifying session, which locked him into the outside of the fourth row for the start of the $4,000 to win headliner. While running sixth early in the attrition-filled 40-lapper, Scott broke a power steering line and was forced to retire in the twenty-first position. Saturday's $5,000 to win shootout at Florence was then won by Mother Nature. Full results from Ponderosa can be viewed online at www.southernnationalsseries.com.

Scott James Rallies From Tail at Florence for Runner-Up!
(April 24, 2016)
The Gary Engle and Kevin Ison-owned #15 team was in the pit area on Saturday evening, April 23 at Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky. Driver Scott James showed up late to the track because of his daughter Abby's dance recital, but was able to tag the tail of the weekly Super Late Model feature event. Despite having to make up a lot of ground, Scott blasted through the field in the $1,200 to win main event and advanced all the way up to second. At the conclusion of the 30-lapper, the "Silver Shark" was in the runner-up position behind only victor John Whitney. Full results from the Cincinnati-area venue can be obtained by clicking on www.florencespeedway.com.

James Paid for 8th at Moler; Finishes on Podium at Richmond
(April 17, 2016)
Scott James and the #15 team tackled a pair of Ultimate Battle of the Bluegrass Series showdowns over the April 15-16 weekend in the states of Ohio and Kentucky. On Friday night at Moler Raceway Park in Williamsburg, Ohio, Scott ran fourth in heat race action and later started the $3,000 to win main event from the outside of the sixth row. The Bright, Indiana ace then moved forward during the course of the A-Main and was paid for an eighth place performance at the pay window.

At Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Kentucky on Saturday evening, a $4,000 top prize was on the line in the annual running of the 'Spring Shootout.' Scott won his heat race in preliminary action prior to rolling off from the inside of the second row in the 40-lap headliner. The popular driver known as the "Silver Shark" then ran in the second spot through much of the distance before surviving a 360 degree spin caused by contact with a lapped car. Scott was given his spot back for not stopping on the track and eventually garnered an impressive third place podium effort behind only victor Justin Rattliff and runner-up Jeremy Hines. Full results from both weekend races can be viewed online at www.molerracewaypark.com and www.richmond-raceway.net.

Scott James Back in Action in $3k Special at Florence
(April 3, 2016)
The #15 team and driver Scott James rolled back into Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky on Saturday night, April 2. An unsanctioned Super Late Model special paid $3,000 to the winner. Scott drove up to fifth in his heat race, which placed him starting the main event from the inside of the sixth row. With the track taking rubber in the A-Main, Scott made the decision to pull into the infield early in the race and was placed twenty-second in the final finishing order. Full results from the Cincinnati-area venue can be obtained by clicking on www.florencespeedway.com.

James Kicks Off Season in $5k Showdown at Florence Speedway
(March 27, 2016)
Scott James and the Gary Engle and Kevin Ison-owned #15 team lifted the lid to their 2016 racing season on Saturday evening, March 26 at the venerable Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky, as the undersized 1/2-mile oval played host to a $5,000 to win, unsanctioned special. Scott finished sixth in his loaded heat race, but was able to score the victory in the B-Main to transfer into the 50-lap main event. After starting the feature from the inside of the eleventh row, Scott pitted for softer rubber early in the race before blasting all the way up to eleventh in the running order. Unfortunately, the Bright, Indiana ace slapped the concrete wall while trying to get up inside of the top ten and was forced to retire with spoiler damage in the twenty-second position. Complete results from the season-opening event can be viewed online at www.florencespeedway.com.

For Sale Items - Scott James Motorsports
Call Scott James at 513-560-8383 or email him at jamesmotorsports@hotmail.com if you are interested in any of the following for sale items:

Complete Peterson Oil System, Kevlar Oil Lines, Water Lines, Primer, Peterson Dual Return Tank, Peterson 5 Stage Pump --- New Gears 30 Sets --- Approx. 100 Springs (Hyperco & Integra) --- Two Complete Tiger Rear Ends with Calipers (Ready to Slide in and Race!) --- Sweet Power Steering Pumps --- Mallory (Roush Yates) Boxes and Coils --- New MSD Box and Coils, Caps, & Plug Wires --- Fan Blades (One New) --- One Stealth Carburetor --- One Braswell Carburetor --- One Set Try-Y Stainless Headers (4/7) Swap --- Lots of Front End Parts for Rocket Racecar --- 8 Integra Shocks, 3 Canister RF, 1 IDA LF, 2 IDA RR, 1 IDA Lift Bar

 

 

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