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Brandon Overton Launches New Website

Georgia Dirt Late Model star, Brandon Overton has launched a new online home at www.BrandonOverton76.com.  

The new www.BrandonOverton76.com, designed and maintained by MSR Mafia Marketing Services, will be the source for the latest news, photos, apparel, upcoming events, and much more. Fan are encouraged to visit the website often for the latest Brandon Overton updates.

Overton has enjoyed a solid start to the 2020 season in the Wells Motorsports No. 76 Crossfit Overton/ Allstar Concrete/ Longhorn Chassis by Wells/ Cornett Racing Engine-powered Super Late Model. After 17 starts, Brandon has notched a pair of victories worth just over $30,000, along eight Top-5 and 11 Top-10 performances.

The team is still finalizing their upcoming schedule. For the latest updates, keep your browser locked to www.BrandonOverton76.com.

Runner-up Finish with World of Outlaws at Duck River

Brandon Overton invaded Duck River Raceway Park (Wheel, Tennessee) on Friday night competing in a field of 33 World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series entries. Following the second fastest lap in his time trial group behind Chris Madden, Overton streaked to a 10-lap heat race victory, which positioned him third on the starting grid for the $10,000-to-win A-Main. Gaining one spot in the 50-lap affair, Brandon notched a runner-up finish behind Josh Richards with Dennis Erb Jr., Brandon Sheppard, and Cade Dillard rounding out the Top-5. (Josh James Artwork)

On Saturday afternoon at Smoky Mountain Speedway (Maryville, Tennessee) for the Tennessee Tipoff, Brandon secured his spot into the $12,000-to-win finale with the fourth and final transfer spot in his heat race. Starting in 15th, Overton was an early retiree from the 60-lapper on the eighth lap.

Full results from these events are available at www.WoOLMS.com.

Top 5 Finish in Xtreme DIRTcar Series Finale at Modoc

On Saturday evening Brandon Overton and the Well Motorsports team traveled to Modoc Raceway (Modoc, South Carolina) for the Drydene Xtreme DIRTcar Series finale. In a field of 25 cars, Overton laid down the ninth fastest lap overall in time trial before placing 2nd in his heat behind Zack Mitchell Earning the sixth-starting position for the $7,000-to-win A-Main, Brandon improved three spots in the 40-lap affair to register a 4th place finish behind Pearson Lee Williams, Zack Mitchell, and Casey Roberts with Joshua Bishop coming in 5th. (Richard Barnes photo)

The following night at Cherokee Speedway (Gaffney, South Carolina) for the Southern All Star Series sanctioned Ginger Owen March Madness, Brandon secured his spot into the main event with a runner-up finish in his heat behind Michael Brown. With $12,000 on the line, Overton scored a 7th place finish in the 60-lapper.

Full results from these events are available at www.XtremeDIRTcar.com and www.SASDirt.com.

5th Place Finish in Fifth Round of DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia

Monday night saw Brandon Overton return to action at Volusia Speedway Park (Barberville, Florida) for the 49th annual DIRTcar Nationals. With 44 cars on hand, Overton fell one spot short of a transfer position in his heat with a 6th place finish. Streaking to a 10-lap consolation victory, Brandon locked into the 22nd-starting position for the opening night feature. Breaking into the Top-10, Brandon Overton improved 12 spots in the 30-lapper to place 10th.

The following night, Brandon laid down the second fastest lap in his time trial group behind Dale McDowell before picking up an 8-lap heat race victory. Starting the $7,000-to-win A-Main in fifth, Overton fell seven spots to register a 12th place outing.

For the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series sanctioned contest on Wednesday evening, Overton followed up the fifth fastest time in his qualifying group with a heat race victory. Earning the second-starting position for the A-Main, Brandon exchanged blows with another competitor while battling for the lead that forced him retire early from the 40-lap affair.

On Thursday afternoon for the fourth round of the 49th annual DIRTcar Nationals, Brandon suffered a broken fan blade in his heat race that damaged his radiator. Transferring into the B-Main for another shot at the $10,000-to-win A-Main, Overton logged an 8th place finish.

After laying down the ninth fastest lap in his time trial group on Friday evening, Overton scored a 3rd place finish in his heat race which positioned him tenth on the starting grid for the $10,000-to-win A-Main. Passing five cars in the 40-lap affair, Brandon notched a 5th place finish behind Jimmy Owens, Kyle Bronson, Darrell Lanigan, and Brandon Sheppard.

Wrapping up the 49th annual DIRTcar Nationals on Saturday, Overton fell short of a transfer spot in his heat race with a 7th place finish. Grabbing the 3rd and final transfer spot in his B-Main, Brandon locked into the 21st-starting position for the finale. With $10,000 on the line, Brandon gained three spots in the 50-lapper to place 18th.

Full results from these events are available at www.DIRTcar.com.

Overton Sweeps Winter Freeze X at Screven, Pockets $30,020 Payday

Brandon Overton often refers to Screven Motor Speedway (Slyvania, Ga.) as his favorite track. Over the weekend, he showed everyone why. (Thomas Hendrickson photos)

The Wells and Sons Motorsports pilot drove the Crossfit Overton No. 76 Allstar Concrete/ Longhorn Chassis by Wells/ Cornett Racing Engine-powered Super Late Model to a weekend sweep and a $30,020 payday in the Winter Freeze X.

Overton departed East Bay Raceway Park (Tampa, Fla.) – following a string of podium finish during the week – and headed north to Screven Motor Speedway for the two-day Winter Freeze X.

Drawing 26 entries, Brandon started the night off with a heat race victory, which positioned him second on the starting grid for the A-Main. Leading wire-to-wire, Overton fought off early challenges from fellow front-row starter Ross Bailes to build more than a three-second margin at the finish. Bailes, Chris Ferguson, Gregg Satterlee, and Jason Covert completed the Top-5 finishers. Overton’s first win of the season netted him a $10,010 payday. “I love coming home,” said Overton in Victory Lane. “I don’t know what it is. When I drive through the gate here I have like, no stress. There’re only 26 cars, but there ain’t a bad one in the pits. It’s just so competitive now. If you can get up front, it’s way easier to lead these things than it is to pass.”

The following night, Brandon laid down the second fastest lap in qualifying before capturing a heat race win. Starting on the pole of the feature, Overton survived a late-race challenge from Ross Bailes to capture his second win of the season and a $20,010 payday. Bailes, Michael Page, Jason Covert, and Dale McDowell trailed him to the checkers in the 60-lap affair.

“I knew he was coming, but [Bailes] never gave me a sign that he was gonna move out,” Overton said of Bailes’ charge to the lead. “If the caution hadn’t come out … my car was really, really, really good … could I have got back by him? I don’t know. I had a lot more tire left that I thought I did, so I really wasn’t pressing the issue. He kinda caught me off guard. I appreciate him running me clean and I’ll remember that.”

Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com and www.ScrevenMotorsports.com.

Pair of Runner-up Finishes with Lucas Oil at East Bay

On Monday evening Brandon Overton followed the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) to East Bay Raceway Park (Gibsonton, Florida) for the 44th annual Wrisco Winternationals. In a stout field of 62 cars, Overton followed up the 11th fastest lap in his time trial group with a 3rd place finish in his heat. With $5,000 on the line in the feature, Brandon slipped back to a 28th place outing.

The following night, Brandon secured his spot into the $5,000-to-win A-Main with a 3rd place finish in his heat race. Rolling off 13th, Overton gained 11 positions in the 30-lapper to place 2nd behind Brandon Sheppard with Tim McCreadie, Tim Dohm, and Jonathan Davenport trailing them to the checkers. (Heath Lawson photo)

For the third round of the Wrisco Winternationals on Wednesday, Overton came in 12th fastest in his qualifying group before picking up a 10-lap heat race victory. Earning the fifth-starting position for the A-Main, Brandon improved three spots to register a runner-up finish behind Tim McCreadie with Brandon Sheppard, Tyler Erb, and Brian Shirley rounding out the Top-5.

On Thursday afternoon, Brandon recorded the fastest lap in his time trial group before streaking to a heat race victory. Rolling off on the pole, Overton dropped six spots in the 40-lap affair to place 7th.

Full results from these events are available at www.LucasDirt.com.