April 19th, 2014 - Bub returned to action with the National Dirt Racing League (NDRL) over the weekend with a pair of events at Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi). Action began on Friday night with a $7,500-to-win event as forty-nine competitors converged on the 3/8 mile clay oval. Bub finished third in his preliminary heat race to lock into the seventeenth starting spot for the 40 lap feature. During the course of the main event McCool advanced six spots to an eleventh place finish at the checkered flag.
Saturday evening found the purse increased to $12,500-to-win for NDRL competitors, as forty-six Super Late Models registered for battle. Bub drove to a fifth place finish in his heat race, but only the top four finishers would transfer into the main event, leaving him to run a b-main. He finished second in the b-main to lock into the nineteenth starting spot for the feature. McCool battled the handle on his #57J McCool Logging Super Late Model to a 20th place finish in the final rundown.
Full results are available at www.TheNDRL.com
April 13th, 2014 - Bub McCool kicked off a busy weekend with the National Dirt Racing League (NDRL) on Thursday night at Pittsburgh’s Pennsylvania Motor Speedway (Pittsburgh, Pennslyvania). As forty-one Super Late Models were registered for battle, McCool just missed the transfer into the main event via his heat race, leaving him to run a b-main. Bub pick up the win in the b-main to earn the seventeenth starting spot for feature event. In the main event, McCool drove by six other competitors to register an eleventh place finish in the final rundown.
Saturday evening found the team competing at Virginia Motor Speedway (Jamaica, Virginia) where a talented field of thirty-six entries were on hand for the $20,000-to-win King of the Commonwealth. McCool raced to a fourth place finish in the heat race to earn the sixteenth starting spot for the 60 lap finale. During the course of the feature, Bub would battle the handle on his #57J Super Late Model to a 23rd place finish.
Sunday evening saw the team returning to Winchester Speedway (Winchester, Virginia) for the $10,000-to-win program that was postponed from Friday night due to rain. Thirty-eight Super Late Models were on hand for the event, and unfortunately a mechanical failure forced McCool to scratch from the balance of the program.
Complete results from the weekend are available at www.TheNDRL.com
April 5th, 2014 - The team traveled to Ark-La-Tex Speedway (Vivian, Louisiana) on Saturday evening for $10,000-to-win Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) program, after Friday night's event at Jackson Motor Speedway (Byram, Mississippi) was plagued by Mother Nature. McCool failed to make the transfer into the main event via heat race action and would go on to record a fourth place finish in the b-main, but only the top two finishers would move on to the 50 lap finale and Bub's night was brought to an early end. Full results from the event are available at www.LucasDirt.com
March 14th, 2014 - Bub entered the 4th Annual Pelican 100 at Ark-La-Tex Speedway (Vivian, Louisiana) on Friday night. The unsanctioned event was originally set to be a two-day, $10,000-to-win event however, officials made the decision early Saturday to cut the event to a one-day, $5,000-to-win event with the forecast for threatening weather over the weekend.
Fifty-one drivers were registered for battle and Bub locked into the seventh starting spot for the main event via a second place finish in his preliminary heat race. During the course of the 50 lap feature, McCool raced inside the top ten for much of the event and would register an eighth place finish at the checkered flag.
Complete results from the event can be found at www.arklatexspeedway.net
The NDRL 'Tennessee Tipoff' drew forty competitors for Friday night's $7,500-to-win opener. Bub missed the transfer into the main event via his heat race and struggles in the b-main forced him to take an emergency provisional, securing him the 28th starting spot. During the course of the 40 lap feature, McCool advanced to a 21st place finish.
The struggle continued for Bub in on Saturday night, as thirty-eight entries were on hand for the $12,500-to-win finale. After failing to make the transfer into the main event via heat race action or the b-main, Bub was forced to once again take a provisional starting spot. Despite starting deep in the pack, McCool was able to advance to a seventeenth place finish in the 60 lap feature.
Full results are available at www.thendrl.com
March 1st, 2014 - Bub McCool opened his version of the 2014 season this weekend in the 17th Annual Bama Bash at East Alabama Motor Speedway in Phenix City, Alabama.
Thirty-eight competitors registered for action in the National Dirt Racing League (NDRL) sanctioned event on Friday night, and a third place finish in his heat race locked McCool into the eleventh starting spot for Saturday night's $17,017-to-win finale.
During the course of the 75 lap main event, Bub raced in the top ten for much of the event and was able to secure a respectable ninth place finish. Complete results from the weekend are available at www.thendrl.com