Total Seal Ring Grinder

Practically everyone who builds engines regularly agrees that filing piston rings can be tedious, time consuming and boring. Grinding rings with a hand filer not only is tedious, it can also be tougher to precisely set your ring gaps. That’s why a quality powered ring grinder is one of the most valued tools in any […]

Knoxville Raceway

It’s really hard to believe that it’s now been over a decade since the first Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals was held at the famed Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa). However, there is no denying the fact that this weekend, September 25th-27th, the eleventh edition of the mega-event will be held at 1/2 mile […]

Photo courtesy Rick Schwallie.

Two days ago we brought you the first installment of OneDirt’s exclusive sit-down interview with racing great Billy Moyer, and now we are back with Part 2. If you haven’t seen it yet, we definitely recommend starting off at the beginning. You can see the first part of our interview here. This time around Ben […]

Late Model Wreck

The first night of Late Model racing for the Knoxville Nationals took place last night, and even though Thursday night is essentially all heat races that didn’t keep the drivers from mixing it up. We fans got some great racing action, but there would also a few pretty hard wrecks. Dirt on Dirt is producing a […]


UEM’s Icon piston line are great pistons for anyone looking for performance on a budget. This is especially true for Icon’s FHR pistons. If you are trying to put together a race engine without breaking the bank we think Icon’s FHR pistons are definitely something racers can get behind. “FHR” stands for forged head relief. […]

Kevin Ward Jr & Tony Stewart

Wendi Ward is the aunt of driver Kevin Ward Jr. who tragically lost his life in a racing accident involving Tony Stewart August 9. If you aren’t familiar, Ward Jr. and Stewart were both running a Sprint Car race in upstate New York when Ward Jr. hit the wall while racing wheel-to-wheel with Stewart. Ward […]


If you are going to be in the Southern California area this weekend and love dirt racing of all types, you might want to check out the Lucas Oil Off-Road show. Our friends at Jiffy-tite turned us on to the show. They will be displaying their quick-connect fluid fittings, and we hear that many other manufacturers […]

Billy Moyer Jr

During the season a touring race team practically lives out of their race hauler. After all, even the most well-funded dirt race teams aren’t like the NASCAR guys that fly their crews into the track for the weekend. Billy Moyer Jr. gave Ben Shelton a tour of his rig, including the living quarters. It is […]

Tony Jackson Jr.

It was a memorable weekend for Tony Jackson Jr. as the team not only returned to victory lane for the sixth time this season but also locked up their second straight Mid America Racing Series (MARS) Championship. A strong field of thirty-six MARS Super Late Models entered the event at the Salina Highbanks Speedway (Salina, […]

Bub McCool

Most drivers use an off weekend from the track to work the cobwebs out of their race cars. However, Bub McCool did just the opposite by getting the cobwebs and creatures of the night installed on his #57 Super Late Model as he prepares to debut it this weekend at Greenville Speedway (Greenville, Mississippi) for the […]

Kyle Beard

Kyle Beard put the wraps on the 2014 COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) presented by Lucas Oil championship on Saturday night by entering the final series event of the season at I-30 Speedway (Little Rock, Arkansas) in his Super Late Model A field of thirty-one entries took part in the $2,500-to-win event, and after advancing […]

Larry Shaw

Today we are happy to bring you another OneDirt exclusive interview. Previously, we’ve brought you great insights from Sammy Swindell, who had just made his surprising announcement that he was retiring immediately; Billy Moyer, who said he still has good years of racing left in him; and Billy Moyer Jr., who gave us a behind-the-scenes […]


In what almost feels like a sequel to the article I wrote a few weeks ago talking about getting older and watching our heroes step away from the sport, I’m back today with a bit of a different perspective. I’ve always been a big proponent of the fact that the racing community is like a […]


Here’s good news for Dirt Late Model racing fans. The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series has released its schedule for the 2015 season and it includes the largest number of race dates in the series’ history. Next year the LOLMDS will be racing 49 nights at 34 tracks spread across 20 of our great […]

Late Model Ripped in Half

This is one of the most vicious wrecks we’ve ever seen, and incredibly, everyone is OK. Darren Bryan shot this video of a Dirt Late Model race at Delaware International Speedway. Everything appears to be going fine until the 1:50 mark (Go ahead and click ahead to that point if you are in a hurry, […]

Maybe I like short things because I'm not towering giant myself.

I like short races. I absolutely love them, but that’s not the only short things I like in life. I like short movies that don’t take up all afternoon. I like short lines that don’t waste my time. I like short women, as evidenced by my lovely wife. I like short tracks, where the racing […]


  We’ve been working behind the scenes on a big project for weeks here at OneDirt, and we’re excited that we can finally announce it. Performance Piston manufacturer JE Pistons has recently signed on as the newest member of the OneDirt family, and to celebrate the occasion we’re working together to bring a lucky member […]

Larry Shaw Shop Tour

Larry Shaw is one of the great chassis builders in our business. Recently, our Ben Shelton sat down with Shaw to discuss his career in racing, and if you missed it we definitely recommend checking it out here. And now we are back with a follow-up we know all of you all of you who […]


In racing, it’s the drivers that get all the glory, but there are many people in many different roles that are just as critical to a great night of racing. Maybe you’ve heard of Mooney Starr, he’s one of the more colorful people in racing, but he’s no driver so he doesn’t get the same […]

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Every Year the AETC Conference brings together many of the racing industry’s best engine builders and high-performance parts manufacturers to discuss how we can make more power, go faster, break down less, and maybe even save a buck doing it. This year’s AETC Conference is being held December 9 & 10 in the Indianapolis Convention […]

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