August 13th, 2016 - Running with the Lucas Oil Midwest Late Model Racing Association (MLRA), Jon Mitchell headed to Farley Speedway (Farley, Iowa) on Monday for the Monday Mayhem event. In a field of 28 cars, Mitchell placed 6th in his heat earning him the 16th-starting position for the $10,000-to-win A-Main. Losing three spots in the 50-lapper, Jon logged a 19th place outing.

Tuesday night brought 24 MLRA followers to West Liberty Raceway (West Liberty, Iowa) for the Coors Light 50. Logging a 5th place finish in his heat, Mitchell rolled off 14th for the main event. Battling for another $10,000 payday, Jon registered an 18th place finish.

The following night Mitchell stopped at Deer Creek Speedway (Spring Valley, Minnesota) for $5,000-to-win A-Main. Posting a 3rd place finish in his heat, Jon transferred into the main event with the 10th-starting spot. Moving up one position in the 40-lap A-Main, Jon Mitchell notched a 9th place finish. (Lloyd Collins Photo)

On Friday night Mitchell followed the MLRA series to Junction Motor Speedway (McCool Junction, Nebraska) to run the King of the Hill along with the MARS DIRTcar Series. Placing 2nd in his heat behind Kyle Berck, Jon locked his spot into the $3,000-to-win A-Main. Hanging on to another Top 10 finish, Jon Mitchell scored a 7th place spot.

Wrapping up the busy week, Jon returned on Saturday night for a chance at the $5,000 payday. Falling back to a 6th place finish in his heat, Mitchell cruised to a consolation win earning his spot into the show. Coming from the back of the field, Jon logged a 18th place outing.

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August 5th, 2016 - Behind the wheel of his W&W Timber #5 Super Late Model, Jon Mitchell made the trip to I-30 Speedway (Little Rock, Arkansas) on Friday for the two-day COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) sanctioned event. Drawing 30 cars for the Rockabilly 33, Mitchell placed 2nd in his heat behind Jonathan Rowan giving him the 8th-starting spot for the feature. Moving up one position in the 33-lap A-Main, Jon registered a 7th place finish. (Woody Hampton Photo)

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