Josh Richards won night one of the Tenth Annual Lucas Oil Late Model Nationals at the Knoxville Raceway last night. Richards dominated the final part of the A-Main taking the lead soon after a red flag. One of the major contenders and two time Late Model Nationals Winner Scott Bloomquist had mechanical problems and was only able to finish 20th. Darrell Lanigan, Jason Feger, Dale McDowell, and Bub McCool completed the top five. Nearly all 70 drivers will be back at tonight to try to improve their positions for Saturday’s championship night. Hot laps are scheduled to get underway at 6:45 with time trials and racing at around 7:30.