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By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – For the fifth consecutive year, the Delaware State Dirt Track Championships at the Delaware International Speedway will be held under the lights on Friday night, October 17th and Saturday night October 18th. The evening format may give the Saturday night regulars at the track the“home court” advantage against an always talented group of invaders. More than $60,000
By CHARLIE BROWN, DELMAR, DE – The final point night of racing at the Delaware International Speedway that lasted into the early morning hours produced some wild and scary action and some new winners on Saturday night. Scoring his first career NAPA Big Block Modified win after many seasons of trying was Dale Hawkins. Joe
JOE WARREN GETS 1ST WIN IN SUPER LATES – MULLINS CHAMP – DAVID PETTYJOHN & BOB GEIGER SURVIVE VICIOUS CRASH
The point championship in the Super Late Models came down to the final race. Andrew Mullins held a 20 point advantage over Ricky Elliott at the start of the race and started behind Elliott deep in the field. Bob Geiger won his heat race and started on the pole with Joe Warren, who had won
Jordn Justice took advantage of his pole starting spot to set the early pace in the 15-lap AC Delco PSC Modified feature. A pair of cautions in the early going would keep the field tightly bunched. Kevin Sockriter ran in the second spot while Greg Humlhanz got by Chad Clark for third. Just before the
David Nailor set the pace for the first four laps of the Crate Model 15-lap feature. Going into the first turn on lap four Nailor got a little loose and Alessa Young made contact with Nailor going around bringing out the yellow. Young was able to keep going and was the new leader with Sparky
In the 15-lap Mod Lite feature Curt Miles, Jr. led the first three laps before Mike Stratton took the point. Aaron VanVorst held the third spot as Ray Gulliver climbed to fourth. At halfway Gulliver got by VanVorst for third and James Hill climbed to fifth. With Stratton comfortably out front Gulliver took second. With
In the 12-lap Little Lincoln Vintage feature, Landy Adams raced by pole sitter Bunky White to lead lap one. Adams’ lead was short lived as he spun to bring out the yellow and headed to the rear. Phil Tracy was the new leader and would never look back. Mel Joseph, Jr. climbed to second and
The 10-lap Super Truck feature was a wild one with 17 trucks taking the green. It took three attempts to get the first lap in and when it did, Matt Long had climbed to the top. Joe Pete tangled with Shane Clogg (who started in last) while battling for second with Clogg ending up off
By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – Jordan Watson help his own cause tremendously by avoiding several early race tangles and driving to his fifth win of the season in the NAPA Big Block Modified feature on Delmar Little League Night, Saturday at the Delaware International Speedway. It took four attempts to get the first
The Super Late Model 20-lap feature was a thriller. It was an all-female battle in the early laps with Amanda Whaley out front and Staci Warrington challenging from second. Ricky Elliott was wasting no time as he got by Herb Tunis for third on lap three and one lap later, took second from Warrington.