H.J. BUNTING TAKES SEASON OPENER IN BIG BLOCKS

H.J. BUNTING TAKES SEASON OPENER IN BIG BLOCKS

The 2014 Delaware dirt track season got underway on Saturday night at the Delaware International Speedway. Driving to the win in the 25 lap NAPA Big Block Modified feature was former five time champion, H.J. Bunting of Milford, Del. Dana Walker and Matt Jester captured the qualifying heats placing them first and second at the

RICKY ELLIOTT STARTS OFF ON TOP IN LATE MODELS

RICKY ELLIOTT STARTS OFF ON TOP IN LATE MODELS

The 20 lap Super Late Model feature was a torrid battle right from the drop of the green. Donald Lingo, Jr. and Ricky Elliott had captured their respective heats and started one-two on the grid. Lingo went to the top groove immediately while Elliott challenged on the bottom. Andrew Mullins gave chase from third but

TYLER REED LEADS FLAG TO FLAG TO WIN CRATE MODELS

TYLER REED LEADS FLAG TO FLAG TO WIN CRATE MODELS

Tyler Reed took control from his pole starting spot to lead the 15 lap Crate Model feature. Eric Vent gave chase from second until Dylan Evans gained the spot on lap five. Mike Wharton won a good battle with Steven Baker for the fourth spot. Sparky White was the car on the move coming from

GREG HUMLHANZ GETS FIRST WIN IN AC DELCO MODIFIEDS

GREG HUMLHANZ GETS FIRST WIN IN AC DELCO MODIFIEDS

  Greg Humlhanz made his move early as he shot to the outside at the drop of the green in the 15 lap AC Delco PSC Modified feature. Humlhanz got by Westley Smith then pole sitter Brandon Watkins to lead lap one. Bryan Brasure was on the move and climbed to second by lap six.

JIMMY WILLS RIM RIDES TO VICTORY IN MOD LITES

JIMMY WILLS RIM RIDES TO VICTORY IN MOD LITES

In the 15 lap Mod Lite night cap it was Mike Stratton shooting by pole sitter Ray Gulliver to lead the first circuit. Nick Nash followed into second from fifth as Jimmy Wills quickly climbed from his seventh starting spot to third by lap three. Wills got by Nash one lap later and caught Stratton


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H.J. BUNTING TAKES SEASON OPENER IN BIG BLOCKS

H.J. BUNTING TAKES SEASON OPENER IN BIG BLOCKS

The 2014 Delaware dirt track season got underway on Saturday night at the Delaware International Speedway. Driving to the win in the 25 lap NAPA Big Block Modified feature was former five time champion, H.J. Bunting of Milford, Del. Dana Walker and Matt Jester captured the qualifying heats placing them first and second at the

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RICKY ELLIOTT STARTS OFF ON TOP IN LATE MODELS

RICKY ELLIOTT STARTS OFF ON TOP IN LATE MODELS

The 20 lap Super Late Model feature was a torrid battle right from the drop of the green. Donald Lingo, Jr. and Ricky Elliott had captured their respective heats and started one-two on the grid. Lingo went to the top groove immediately while Elliott challenged on the bottom. Andrew Mullins gave chase from third but

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TYLER REED LEADS FLAG TO FLAG TO WIN CRATE MODELS

TYLER REED LEADS FLAG TO FLAG TO WIN CRATE MODELS

Tyler Reed took control from his pole starting spot to lead the 15 lap Crate Model feature. Eric Vent gave chase from second until Dylan Evans gained the spot on lap five. Mike Wharton won a good battle with Steven Baker for the fourth spot. Sparky White was the car on the move coming from

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GREG HUMLHANZ GETS FIRST WIN IN AC DELCO MODIFIEDS

GREG HUMLHANZ GETS FIRST WIN IN AC DELCO MODIFIEDS

  Greg Humlhanz made his move early as he shot to the outside at the drop of the green in the 15 lap AC Delco PSC Modified feature. Humlhanz got by Westley Smith then pole sitter Brandon Watkins to lead lap one. Bryan Brasure was on the move and climbed to second by lap six.

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JIMMY WILLS RIM RIDES TO VICTORY IN MOD LITES

JIMMY WILLS RIM RIDES TO VICTORY IN MOD LITES

In the 15 lap Mod Lite night cap it was Mike Stratton shooting by pole sitter Ray Gulliver to lead the first circuit. Nick Nash followed into second from fifth as Jimmy Wills quickly climbed from his seventh starting spot to third by lap three. Wills got by Nash one lap later and caught Stratton

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FREDDY BRIGHTBILL TAKES VINTAGE MAIN

FREDDY BRIGHTBILL TAKES VINTAGE MAIN

Freddy Brightbill of Sinking Springs, Pa. led wire  to wire to win the 12 lap Vintage Stock Car feature. Scott Calhoun held the second spot until Rob Schirmer moved by with two laps to go. Schirmer could not run down Brightbill who was driving the restored Ritter Farms modified that he drove to many wins

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DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY MAKES FINAL PREPARATIONS FOR 2014 OPENER

DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY MAKES FINAL PREPARATIONS FOR 2014 OPENER

By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – All that seems to be needed for the 2014 season to get underway is for spring to finally kick in. Fans will get a taste of what is to come on Saturday night, April 5th with a “Tune and Test” Night. Last year 130 competitors turned out in multiple

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JIMMY WILLS WINS EAST BAY WINTER NATIONALS!

JIMMY WILLS WINS EAST BAY WINTER NATIONALS!

JIMMY WILLS DOUBLES SATURDAY NIGHT TO WIN TUSA MOD LITE WINTER NATIONALS AT EAST BAY     By Charlie Brown, TAMPA, FL – Saturday night started with the 25-lap feature that had fallen victim to the curfew on Friday night. Jimmy May of Desoto, IA shot by pole sitter, Mitch Ward to lead lap one

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DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY OFFERS SPEC ENGINE PROGRAM IN SUPER LATE MODELS

DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY OFFERS SPEC ENGINE PROGRAM IN SUPER LATE MODELS

  Delmar, DE – It is no secret that Super Late Model weekly car counts in the East have been on a decline in the last few seasons. Delaware International Speedway is no exception and promoter, Charlie Cathell has come up with a possible solution to add competitors to the division in 2014.   This

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DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY DISTRIBUTES OVER $60,000 IN CASH AND CONTINGENCIES AT 2013 AWARDS BANQUET

DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY DISTRIBUTES OVER $60,000 IN CASH AND CONTINGENCIES AT 2013 AWARDS BANQUET

By Charlie Brown, Dover, DE – The banquet room at the Dover Downs Hotel & Casino was filled on Saturday night for the 2013 Delaware International Speedway Awards Banquet. The top ten in the five weekly divisions shared the $50,325 cash point fund and over $10,000 in contingency awards. Matt Jester of Lincoln, Del. topped

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