Hustles to Fourth in AMS Show at Brownstown!
15, 2018) "The
Silver Shark" Scott James once again wheeled Josh Walker's
#18x Open Wheel Modified on Saturday night, July 14 at the legendary
Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana. The American Modified
Series (AMS) invaded the 1/4-mile Jackson County Fairgrounds oval
to preside over a $2,000 to win special. Scott stopped the clock
sixth fastest in Group B during the qualifying session prior to
running third in heat race action. After rolling off from the outside
of the sixth row in the 30-lap main event, Scott streaked all the
way up to third in the running order before winding up fourth at
the checkered flag behind only victor Tyler Nicely, Trent Young,
and Adam Stricker! Complete results from last night at Brownstown
Speedway can be viewed online at www.brownstownspeedway.com.
Wins Heat Race in Merrill Downey Memorial!
8, 2018) With
engine problems sidelining his Super Late Model efforts, Scott James
jumped behind the wheel of Josh Walker's #18x Open Wheel Modified
on Saturday evening, July 7 at the nearby Lawrenceburg Speedway
in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. The annual running of the 'Merrill Downey
Memorial' was held last night and 66 entrants packed the pit area
to vie for the $4,444 top prize. Scott knocked down the sixth fastest
lap in his group during qualifying prior to scoring the victory
in heat race action. After running fifth in the fast dash, Scott
unfortunately suffered power steering problems during the 44-lap
headliner and was forced to retire his Lightning Chassis ride in
the twenty-third position. Full results from Lawrenceburg Speedway
can be viewed online at www.lawrenceburgspeedway.com.
at 201 Speedway; Suffers Engine Woes at Florence
1, 2018) Scott
James and the Dolhun Motorsports team started the June 29-30 weekend
on Friday night at 201 Speedway in Sitka, Kentucky. Scott timed
in fifth fastest in his group during Schaeffer's Oil Iron-Man Championship
Series qualifying before running third in his heat race. After starting
ninth on the grid in the $10,000 to win 'Paul H. Salyer Memorial,'
Scott pitted during the 50-lapper to get a new tire and returned
to the track to salvage a twelfth place showing. On Saturday evening
at Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky, Scott unfortunately lost
a motor during his heat race and was forced to scratch from the
$2,000 to win headliner. Complete results from both races can be
found online at www.201speedway.net
Makes Season Debut in Iron-Man Visit to Florence!
24, 2018) The
Dolhun Motorsports team and driver Scott James finally lifted the
lid to their 2018 campaign on Saturday evening, June 23 at Florence
Speedway in Union, Kentucky. The Schaeffer's Oil Iron-Man Championship
Series paid a visit to the undersized, 1/2-mile oval to preside
over a $5,000 to win program. Scott, who is feeling much better
following more surgical work on his knee, stopped the clock third
quickest during the qualifying session and later finished second
in heat race action. After rolling off from the outside of the third
row in the 50-lap headliner, Scott was working on Devin Gilpin for
the third position when suspension issues raised their ugly head.
The Lawrenceburg, Indiana native wound up retiring early from the
race and was paid for a sixteenth place performance in his season
opener. Complete results from Florence can be found online at www.florencespeedway.com.
James to Undergo
Fifth Knee Surgery; Out Until June...
3, 2018) Scott
James announced today that he will be forced to undergo a partial
knee replacement surgery shortly, which will put the Lawrenceburg,
Indiana native out of racing action until probably June. Scott,
who underwent a pair of procedures on the same knee last year, felt
a pop in his knee while at work and it was determined at a recent
doctor visit that another surgery would be needed. As of now, Scott
is looking to return to competition on Saturday, June 23 in a $5,000
to win show at Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky. More information
will be posted on the website as it becomes available!
Eyes Spring 50 to Start 2018 Racing Season!
19, 2017) The "Silver Shark" Scott
James and the Dolhun Motorsports team are gearing up for their 2018
campaign and released several early season schedule dates this week
online at www.scottjamesmotorsports.com. As it stands now, Scott
will kick off his version of the 2018 season on Saturday evening,
March 31 in the annual running of the 'Spring 50' at Florence Speedway
in Union, Kentucky. The unsanctioned special at the nearby 1/2-mile
oval will once again boast a $5,000 winner's check! View the confirmed
schedule dates for 2018 on the SCHEDULE
page of www.scottjamesmotorsports.com. (Mike