17th to 4th at Gateway Dirt Nationals!
The 3L team wrapped up their season on Saturday night under the dome in St. Louis as Jeff charged from his 17th starting position to capture a solid fourth place finish in this historic indoor racing event. In the preliminaries, he qualified 27th out of the 131 cars on hand Thursday. On Friday, he finished fifth in his heat race putting him into the B-Main. Starting 14th, the 3L advanced to eighth at the checkers. On Saturday, Jeff had to run another B-Main for advancement into the A-Main. He started eighth and finished fifth and moved into the $10,000 to win main event. -- Dec 17
Farmer City Raceway Track Champion!
Jeff has clinched his 12th career Farmer City Raceway track championship! With six feature wins at FCR, he won the title by 125 points. -- Aug 26
Jeff scored his 350th career feature win Friday night at Farmer City Raceway! -- Aug 19
Solid Weekend for 3L at Fairbury Modified Nationals Championship
The 3L team traveled north to Fairbury on Friday for the two-day Modified Nationals Championship race in conjunction with the annual Prairie Dirt Classic. 56 Modifieds were on hand to do battle for the $5,000 top prize. Not usually a good qualifier at FALS, Jeff laid down the fastest lap overall at 13.697 seconds. He followed that up by taking the win in his heat race. All six heat race winners did a redraw for their starting positions and Jeff drew out a two so he started outside of the front row for the 40-lap main event. Jeff jumped out to the early lead as he showed the way for the first 24 laps. A great three car battle took place between Jeff, Brent Mullins, and Levi Kissinger as they raced side by side lap after lap. As the checkered flag waved, Jeff was third to cross the line. A solid weekend at FALS against some stiff competition. -- Jul 29-30
3L Records Seventh Win at Farmer City!
Jeff started outside front row in the feature Friday night at Farmer City after winning his heat race. He jumped out front at the drop of the green flag and led all 20 laps picking up his seventh win of the season and fifth at FC. -- Jun 24
3L Collects Sixth Win at Farmer City!
Jeff started third in the feature Friday night at Farmer City but moved up to the front row when the polesitter wrecked before a lap was completed. Taking the lead on the restart, Jeff distanced himself from the field and went on to collect his sixth win of the season. -- Jun 10
3L Picks Up Fifth Win at Farmer City!
Coming out on top of a great side by side battle for several laps with Ray Bollinger and later with Jason Maier, Jeff picked up his fifth win of the season Friday night at Farmer City. Justin made his season debut with a 12th place finish. -- Jun 3
Jeff Sweeps LaSalle for Third Consecutive Win!
Taking the lead on the ninth lap, Jeff cruised to his fourth win of the season Saturday night at LaSalle Speedway. He was fast qualifier and won his heat race to complete the evening sweep. -- May 21
Back-to-Back Wins with $1,000 Fairbury Triumph!
The ol' 3L is back! Jeff started fourth in the feature Saturday night at Fairbury and didn't stay there long. Taking the lead on the second lap, he built up a 3.6 second cushion and held on through several late race cautions to take the $1,000 win, his second of the weekend. “We got us a good hot rod here,” explained Leka. “We will just have to stay on top of it.” -- May 7
Jeff Captures Second Win at Farmer City!
After winning his heat race, Jeff started on the pole of the feature and held off Steven Brooks in a great side-by-side battle as he captured his second feature win of the season Friday night at Farmer City. -- May 6
Farmer City $1,000 Winner!
Jeff continued his strong start to the season on Sunday as he picked up the $1,000 win in the Modified portion of the Illini 100 weekend at Farmer City Raceway. Starting fourth, the 3L wasted no time getting to the lead and held it from there, recording his fourth consecutive top five to start the season. On Saturday, Jeff started 11th and put on a show for the fans, wheeling it to the front. As he was going for second, he had to give way to a lapped car, dropping him to fourth at the finish. Another solid weekend for the 3L team. -- Apr 2-3
Solid Weekend for 3L at LaSalle!
The 3L team heading north to LaSalle on Friday for the two-day Thaw Brawl. Jeff started 14th in Friday's feature and didn't stay there long as he moved up to fifth at the finish. On Saturday, he won his heat race and as the track developed a preferred groove around the bottom of the track, he kept the pressure on Harrison for the lead but had to settle for second on this night. Overall it was a solid weekend for the team as Jeff continues to get the feel of his new car. Early returns suggest he really likes it! -- Mar 26
New Year, New Car, New Look
A new year brings change to Leka Racing. Jeff will be piloting a new Impressive chassis for 2016. With the new car comes a new color scheme as the familiar purple has been replaced with blue. The 3L team will get a jump on the new season as they will head to Florida to race in the Winternationals at East Bay. -- Jan 25
Dirt Nation Interview
Jeff recently sat down with Dave Seay to talk about the upcoming season. Check it out here.
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