Mathews Earns Top Five
in Late Model Special at Ocala
9, 2018) Jeff Mathews, of Apollo Beach, Florida,
unloaded his Late Model for a special event at Bubba Raceway Park
in Ocala, Florida on Saturday night, September 8. Jeff placed
third in his heat race and later had a great run in the $1,888
to win main event. He eventually wound up fifth in the final finishing
order of the 38-lap headliner behind only winner Devin Dixon (who
piloted a second Jeff Mathews Motorsports entry), Jackie Nosbisch,
Tyler Clem, and Ivedent Lloyd, Jr. Full results from last night
at Ocala can be located by clicking on www.bubbaracewaypark.com.
Jeff Mathews Motorsports
Invades Land of Lincoln
(September 2, 2018)
Apollo Beach, Florida ace Jeff Mathews invaded the Land of Lincoln
on August 31-September 1 for a pair of big events at Farmer City
Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois and Fairbury American Legion
Speedway in Fairbury, Illinois. On Friday night at Farmer City,
Jeff pulled double duty at the 1/4-mile bullring. He finished
fifth in his heat race and eighteenth in the $5,000 to win Late
Model special, while he wound up missing out on the $3,000 to
win American Modified Series (AMS) main event after running eighth
in his heat race and sixth in his B-Main. At FALS on Saturday
evening in another AMS program, which boasted a hefty $10,000
payday, Jeff placed eighth in his heat race and fifth in his B-Main
and was unable to transfer into the 50-lap finale. Full results
from both Illinois ovals can be found online at www.farmercityracing.com
Mathews Motors to $15,000
Mega 100 Triumph at Tyler County!
1, 2018) "Hollywood" Jeff Mathews snared
the biggest win of his racing career on Saturday evening, June
30 in the 4th Annual Modified 'Mega 100' at Tyler County Speedway
in Middlebourne, West Virginia! Jeff ran second in his heat race
and later started the 60-lap feature event from the outside of
the sixth row. The Apollo Beach, Florida ace then methodically
worked his way towards the front and eventually grabbed the point
around the halfway mark to pocket the hefty $15,000 windfall ahead
of Lucas Lee, Mike McKinney, David Stremme, and Dan Davies!
In other action at "The Bullring" over the weekend,
Jeff ran sixth in Friday night's 'Let it Ride 55' for the Open
Wheel Modifieds, which paid $3,055 to the winner. Behind the wheel
of his Super Late Model, Jeff was unfortunately crashed out during
Friday's heat race, but secured a third place podium showing in
a $2,000 to win program on Saturday night behind only victor Max
Blair and runner-up Tyler Carpenter. Full results from the big
weekend can be found online at www.tylercountyspeedwayonline.com.
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Jeff Mathews Motorsports
Finishes One-Two at East Bay!
17, 2018) Jeff Mathews and his #33 team made the
short trek to East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, Florida on Saturday
night, June 16 for the annual 'Larry Miller Memorial.' The Open
Wheel Modified special drew a strong field of competitors to vie
for the $2,000 winner's check. After advancing five spots in his
heat race to finish third, Jeff rolled off from the outside of
the fourth row in the 50-lap main event. Despite suffering from
a very tight racecar, Jeff was able to steer his ride to an impressive
runner-up performance in the 'Larry Miller Memorial' behind only
victor Devin Dixon, who also wheeled one of Jeff's racecars. Full
results from last night at EBRP can be viewed online at www.eastbayracewaypark.com.
Mathews Moves Up Seven
Spots in Powell Memorial at VSP
10, 2018) The #33 team rolled into Volusia Speedway
Park in Barberville, Florida on Saturday evening, June 9 for the
annual running of the 'Powell Memorial.' Jeff Mathews knocked
down the third fastest lap in his group during Late Model qualifying
prior to running third in heat race action. After starting the
$10,000 to win headliner from the inside of the tenth row, Jeff
was able to work his way past seven competitors during the 67-lap
affair on his way to respectable twelfth place showing. Complete
results from VSP can be accessed online at www.vspracing.com.
Jeff Mathews Drives to
Fifth in Donnie Tanner Memorial!
3, 2018) Jeff Mathews Motorsports (JMM) traveled
to the nearby East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, Florida on Saturday
evening, June 2 for the annual running of the 'Donnie Tanner Memorial.'
The Pro Late Model special at the "Clay by the Bay"
boasted a $2,000 payday and drew a strong contingent of competitors
to the Tampa-area oval. Jeff Mathews blasted past four racecars
during his heat race to finish fourth and later steered past five
of his racing foes during the 50-lap headliner. At the checkered
flag, Jeff was credited with a solid fifth place performance behind
only race winner Devin Dixon (who once again fielded one of Jeff's
machines), Doug Horton, Jack Nosbisch, Jr., and Ivedent Lloyd,
Jr.! Full results from last night at EBRP can be viewed online
Mathews Strong in P.J.
Wiggins Memorial at Ocala
6, 2018) Jeff Mathews and his #33 team invaded
Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, Florida on Saturday night, May 5
for the annual running of the 'P.J. Wiggins Memorial.' The Open
Wheel Modified special at BRP paid $2,000 to the winner. Jeff
won his heat race in preliminary action and later started from
the pole position in the 40-lap headliner. The Apollo Beach, Florida
ace then ran towards the front early in the feature distance before
eventually slipping back to seventh in the final rundown of the
race that was won by Devin Dixon, who once again drove one of
Jeff's racecars. Full results from last night at Ocala can be
located by clicking on www.bubbaracewaypark.com.
Jeff Mathews Drives to
Sixth in Rusty Dixon Memorial
29, 2018) The Jeff Mathews Motorsports (JMM) team
unloaded an Open Wheel Modified on Saturday night, April 28 at
the nearby East Bay Raceway Park in Gibsonton, Florida. The annual
running of the 'Rusty Dixon Memorial' was held at the "Clay
by the Bay" and a $5,000 paycheck awaited the winner. Jeff
Mathews advanced past four cars during his heat race to finish
second and later started the 50-lap feature event from the outside
of the fourth row. Jeff then battled a tight racecar during the
headliner, but was still able to place sixth in the final finishing
order of the race that was won by Devin Dixon, who piloted one
of Jeff's racecars! Full results from last night at EBRP can be
viewed online at www.eastbayracewaypark.com.
Mathews Makes Trip to
Dixie Speedway for Heart of Dixie 40
22, 2018) Jeff Mathews and his #33 team traveled
to the historic Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, Georgia on Saturday
evening, April 21 for the 'Heart of Dixie 40,' which was sanctioned
by the Ultimate Super Late Model Series. Jeff blew an oil line
during hot laps and was unable to transfer into the $4,000 to
win feature event through his B-Main. However, he received a provisional
to gain access into the 40-lapper and eventually moved up to finish
nineteenth at the Atlanta-area venue. Full results from last night's
'Heart of Dixie 40' can be accessed online at www.ultimatesupers.com.
Jeff Mathews Debuts New
Rocket Car at Potomac; Nabs Top Ten!
(April 15, 2018)
After picking up a new Rocket XR1 racecar, Jeff Mathews and his
#33 team invaded Potomac Speedway in Budds Creek, Maryland on
Friday evening, April 13 for a $2,522 to win unsanctioned showdown.
Jeff qualified twelfth fastest in Super Late Model time trials
before advancing up to finish eighth in the 35-lap feature event.
At the pristine Virginia Motor Speedway in Jamaica, Virginia on
Saturday night, April 14, Jeff and 55 other competitors signed
into the pit area to vie for the $20,000 top prize in the annual
'King of the Commonwealth.' The Apollo Beach, Florida native timed
in nineteenth quickest in Group B during Ultimate Super Late Model
Series qualifying, but was unfortunately not able to transfer
into the 60-lap main event. Full results from both East Coast
venues can be accessed online at www.potomacspeedway.com