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BATTLE OF THE BAY TAKING THE MID-ATLANTIC BY STORM

BATTLE OF THE BAY TAKING THE MID-ATLANTIC BY STORM

  (Mark Cathell) There is a “super storm” brewing on the Chesapeake Bay and race fans from Maryland, Delaware and Virginia are about to feel it’s effects! Three of the most popular Late Model dirt tracks in the Mid-Atlantic have teamed up to create what is sure to bring fans, race teams and sponsors more [&hellip

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2017 FULL THROTTLE SERIES TO BE LARGEST PAYOUT IN HISTORY OF DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY

2017 FULL THROTTLE SERIES TO BE LARGEST PAYOUT IN HISTORY OF DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY

  (By Mark Cathell) Over the winter months, the Cathell family made several changes for the upcoming racing season. Promoter Charlie Cathell says, “After 50 years in the business, it’s hard to change from the normal routine.  My son and grandson have been talking to me the last two years about changes they felt might [&hellip

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DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES ANOTHER EVENT FOR 2017

DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES ANOTHER EVENT FOR 2017

For years the URC Sprints have been a signature series in Delaware. With two dates scheduled for this season, their first on Saturday night May 6th and second Saturday night July 8th. To give DIS fans one more dose of these “Winged Warriors” we have added a new organization for the fans to checkout in [&hellip

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2017 LOOKS TO BE A NEW ERA FOR DIRT TRACK RACING

2017 LOOKS TO BE A NEW ERA FOR DIRT TRACK RACING

  (February 10, 2017 Mark Cathell) For years, in dirt track racing, for the most part, each individual track stayed to themselves working within their own schedules and venues. Most race teams did the same by staying loyal to their home tracks. Over the past couple of years, it seems the sport has started to turn [&hellip

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“BATTLE OF THE BAY” LATE MODEL SERIES GAINING MOMENTUM HEADING INTO 2017 SEASON

“BATTLE OF THE BAY” LATE MODEL SERIES GAINING MOMENTUM HEADING INTO 2017 SEASON

(February 9, 2017 Mark Cathell) After the formal announcement of the Battle of the Bay Super Late Model and RUSH Racing Crate Models series, between the Delaware International, Potomac and Winchester Speedways, management for all three tracks have been working hard to add more to the venue. The first addition to the nine races would [&hellip

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Delaware International, Potomac and Winchester Speedways team up for a “BATTLE OF THE BAY” Late Model series

Delaware International, Potomac and Winchester Speedways team up for a “BATTLE OF THE BAY” Late Model series

BATTLE OF THE BAY AND BERNHEISEL CHAMPIONSHIP CHASE SET FOR 2017 (February 2, 2017 Mark Cathell) DIS promoter, Charlie Cathell, Gregg Gunter, owner of Winchester Speedway and General Manager of Potomac Speedway, Denise Hollidge and  will team up in 2017 for this history making partnership. For those Super Late Model fans out there, 3 of [&hellip

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The 2017 Schedule Has Arrived For Delaware International Speedway!

    DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY 2017 SCHEDULE SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE **INDICATES NON SATURDAY NIGHT EVENT**     Date    APRIL 4/1     KENNY WALLACE DRIVING EXPERIENCE   **4/2**           RACE 1 FULL THROTTLE 40 LAP MODIFIED “HONORING THE MESSICK FAMILY” $4000 WIN / $400 START / 602 SPORTSMAN $1000 WIN & $125 START PLUS MOD LITES, SUPER [&hellip

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DIS BECOMES SWEENEY RUSH LATE MODEL WEEKLY SERIES SPEEDWAY IN 2017

DIS BECOMES SWEENEY RUSH LATE MODEL WEEKLY SERIES SPEEDWAY IN 2017

    DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL BECOMES SWEENEY RUSH LATE MODEL WEEKLY SERIES SPEEDWAY IN 2017; SOLIDIFIES MID-ATLANTIC REGION UNDER ONE BANNER BY JOINING POTOMAC & WINCHESTER By Mike Leone   January 25, 2017               FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   (Pulaski, PA)…For the first time ever, the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Racing Series will sanction events in the [&hellip

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2017 DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES ALL NEW SERIES FOR BIG BLOCK MODIFIEDS WITH OVER $130,000 PURSE WITH THE FIRST RACE TO HONOR THE MESSICK FAMILY

2017 DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES ALL NEW SERIES FOR BIG BLOCK MODIFIEDS WITH OVER $130,000 PURSE WITH THE FIRST RACE TO HONOR THE MESSICK FAMILY

    DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY FULL THROTTLE SERIES WITH OVER $130,000 IN PURSE PRESS RELEASE (January 20, 2017 Mark Cathell)   In the first state, there have been several dirt tracks, some which were in operation through the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, and all the way up into the 21st century. Each track has had a [&hellip

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DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY DISTRIBUTES $45,000 AT 2016 BANQUET

DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY DISTRIBUTES $45,000 AT 2016 BANQUET

By Charlie Brown, Laurel, DE – A sold out crowd packed the Laurel Fire Hall on Saturday night to celebrate the champions in the five weekly divisions from the 2016 season at the Delaware International Speedway. $45,000 in cash plus contingencies were distributed to the top ten drivers in the five weekly divisions H.J. Bunting [&hellip

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