December 2016 Dirt Late Model

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December 2016 Dirt Late Model

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Having A Ball
Cody Mahoney turned a successful run as a crewman for Don O’Neal into his own up and coming career behind the wheel. pg. 16

I’ll Take The Low Road
Brandon Sheppard came from the 21st position via a B-Main to end his slump and capture his second-career DTWC. pg. 26

My ‘Rhino Ag DTWC’ Notebook
Kevin Kovac’s notes and observations from the 36th Annual DTWC. pg. 33

‘The Professor’ Goes to the Head of the Class
Skip Arp turned his 40-plus-year career into a spot into the National Dirt Late Model Hall of Fame. pg. 36

Big Risks/Big Rewards
Early on in his career, A.J. Diemel made the decision that sometimes you have to take risks, to earn big rewards. Things have played-out so far, as the Wisconsin driver continues to impress on the regional and national scene. pg. 44

The Success of Strand
Multi-time WISSOTA National Champion Dustin Strand is profiled. pg. 50

The First Miss NDRA
Meet Eva Taylor, the first Miss NDRA. pg. 56

TECH: Mark Bush gives you 10 steps to a successful off-season program. pg. 59

The NDLM Hall of Fame Corner
Recalling the 1982 Super Bowl of Dirt. pg. 62

Blast from the Past
Lee Ackerman recalls the Oregon Carpet Exchange Cabin Craft events. pg. 64

Trackside w/Suzanne Talbott pg. 66

The Wire pg. 68

Meet the Driver pg. 69

New Products pg. 70

Speed Shop pg. 71

Through the Lens pg. 74

Advertiser’s Index pg. 87

COLUMNS
Mike O’Connor [Editor] pg. 6
Steve Davis pg. 8
Kelley Carlton pg. 10 | Ray Beste pg. 12
Steve Halpainy pg. 14