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Third-place finish in Lucas Oil stop at Port Royal

Rocket1 Racing was back on the road on Saturday afternoon as they invaded Hagerstown Speedway (Hagerstown, Md.) to kick off the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) doubleheader weekend. Drawing 42 entries for the Red Nininger Tribute, Sheppard faded one spot in his heat race to finish seventh. Failing to place third or better…

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Top-5 finish in Bristol Bash opener; Takes WoO point lead

On Friday night, Rocket1 Racing and pilot Brandon Sheppard invaded the famed Bristol Motor Speedway (Bristol, Tenn.) as the half-mile oval was covered in dirt for the two-day Bristol Bash. In a field of 29 World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series entries, Sheppard followed up the fifth fastest lap in his time trial…

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Sheppard marches to podium finish in Illini 100 at Farmer City

Rocket1 Racing with driver Brandon Sheppard entered the annual Illini 100 over the weekend with their Valvoline No. 1 Seubert Calf Ranches/ Durham Racing Engines-powered XR1 Rocket Chassis Super Late Model. At a track, where Sheppard has turned hundreds of laps in his young career, the Illinois competitor raced to a pair of Top-5 finishes…

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Sheppard Grabs First Win of 2021 in Cherokee Prelim

Brandon Sheppard and the Rocket1 Racing team returned to the World of Outlaws Late Model Series circuit on Friday at Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, S.C. The 42-car field was split into two groups, running two 25-lap feature events on the opening night of the Rock Gault Memorial doubleheader. After qualifying third in his group and…

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Rocket1 Racing Competes in Weekend LOLMDS Action

Rocket1 Racing and Brandon Sheppard hit the road with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) over the weekend. LOLMDS competition took the team to Indiana and Ohio with their Valvoline No. 1 Seubert Calf Ranches / XR1 Rocket Chassis / Durham Racing Engine Super Late Model. Saturday found Rocket1 Racing at Brownstown (Ind.)…

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Brandon Sheppard Records Top-10 Run at Smoky Mountain

Rocket1 Racing invaded Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, Tenn. on Saturday night and when the final checkered flag of the night had dropped, Brandon Sheppard had recorded his eleventh Top-10 finish of the season. Piloting the Valvoline No. 1 Seubert Calf Ranches/ Durham Racing Engines-powered Rocket Chassis, Sheppard posted the eighth-fastest lap in his time…

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