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July 24, 2020 - Hell Tour brings TJR to Springfield at Lake Ozark
Thursday night saw Tony Jackson Jr. make his debut with the DIRTcar Summer Nationals at Springfield Raceway (Springfield, Mo.) for the ninth round of the Hell Tour. After a flat right-rear tire withdrew him from competition in his heat, Jackson Jr. picked up a 10-lap consolation victory, which positioned him 16th on the starting grid for the opening night feature. With $5,000 on the line, Tony was an early retiree from the 40-lapper on lap 22. (Jimmy Dearing photo | STLRacing.com)

On Friday afternoon at Lake Ozark Speedway (Eldon, Mo.), Tony followed up the fifth fastest time in his qualifying group with the fifth and final transfer spot in his heat race. Starting the $5,000-to-win A-Main in 15th, Jackson Jr. brought out the first caution of the race on lap 13 after he looped around in turns one and two. Rejoining the field from the tail, Tony pulled off four laps later.

Full results from the events are available at www.DIRTcarSummerNationals.com.

July 19, 2020 - TJR attends Show-Me 100 at Wheatland
Tony Jackson Jr. made the short trip to Lucas Oil Speedway (Wheatland, Mo.) on Saturday afternoon for the 28th annual Show-Me 100. With 44 cars on hand for the event co-sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) and the Lucas Oil MLRA, Jackson Jr. ran into terminal engine issues in hot laps that sidelined him from his heat race and B-Main. Earning a provisional into the $20,000-to-win A-Main, Tony hopped behind the wheel of Mason Oberkramer’s secondary ride to complete 37 circuits before retiring early from the 100-lapper.

He sat out Sunday afternoon’s CMH Diamond Nationals.

Tony remains in fourth in the latest MLRA point standings. Full results from the weekend's events are available at www.MLRARacing.com.

July 5, 2020 - TJR breaks while leading Slocum 50
Friday night saw Tony Jackson Jr. return with the Lucas Oil Midwest LateModel Racing Association (MLRA) at 34 Raceway (West Burlington, Iowa) for the 12th annual Slocum 50. In a field of 35 cars, Tony followed up the fourth fastest time in his group with a 10-lap heat race victory. Earning the third-starting position for the $10,555-to-win A-Main, Jackson Jr. slide into the lead on the third lap and looked to have his first five-figure victory locked up until mechanical issues struck. Breaking a fuel pump bracket on lap 47, Tony Jackson Jr. was forced pitside. (Todd Healy photo)

The following night at 300 Raceway (Farley, Iowa) for the Independence Day Shootout, Jackson Jr. edged his way into the $5,000-to-win A-Main with a fifth place finish in his heat. Rolling off 15th, Tony was an early retiree from the 40-lapper on lap 18.

For the $6,000-to-win finale on Sunday, Tony headed to Bullring at RICo Fairgrounds (East Moline, Ill.) for the Bull Ring Bullseye 40. Following a fifth place finish in his heat, Jackson Jr. passed four cars in the 44-lap feature to place ninth.

Tony sits in fourth in the latest MLRA point standings. Full results from the weekend's events are available at www.MLRARacing.com.