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JAMMIN JAMES BESTS THE FIELD AND MOTHER NATURE!

JAMMIN JAMES BESTS THE FIELD AND MOTHER NATURE!

  In the Mod Lites feature it would be a battle of the drivers against one another, and the field against Mother Nature. Storms had been lingering off the Bay Bridge all evening long, and track crews had done all they could to ensure competitive racing while maintaining a gamplan to beat Mother Nature.   When [&hellip

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MARK WILLIAMS MAKES IT TWO IN A ROW AT DIS!

MARK WILLIAMS MAKES IT TWO IN A ROW AT DIS!

  The Vintage cars were on hand at the Delaware International Speedway, and drivers were able to go flag to flag without incident on Saturday night. Mark Williams picked up the win last time out for the Modified division, and he proved he’s the man to beat right now as he paced the field around [&hellip

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EVENTS FOR SATURDAY NIGHT JULY 23 CANCELED DUE TO HEAT INDEX WARNINGS

EVENTS FOR SATURDAY NIGHT JULY 23 CANCELED DUE TO HEAT INDEX WARNINGS

*****************ATTENTION***************************** DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY RACE TEAMS & FANS Due to the high heat index of over 115, the management has decided to cancel all events for tomorrow night (SATURDAY JULY 23,2016). A new date for the URC Sprints & S.R.Pete & Sons and MidLantic Machinery 30 Lap Napa Big Block Modified Qualifier are listed below: [&hellip

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DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY FALLS VICTIM TO THE WEATHER ONCE AGAIN

DELAWARE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY FALLS VICTIM TO THE WEATHER ONCE AGAIN

By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – Racing at the Delaware International Speedway was canceled on Saturday due to the weather conditions. The heat index hit 105 degrees by early afternoon and the National Weather Service had posted a Hazardous Weather Watch for all of Sussex County. Although the thunderstorms skirted the track the heat conditions [&hellip

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DALE HAWKINS BECOMES 7TH DIFFERENT WINNER IN DELAWARE BIG BLOCKS

DALE HAWKINS BECOMES 7TH DIFFERENT WINNER IN DELAWARE BIG BLOCKS

By Charlie Brown, DELMAR, DE – It has been quite the year for different winners at the Delaware International Speedway. In the NAPA Big Block Modifieds on Saturday night Dale Hawkins became the seventh different winner. Kerry King ended an 11 year drought to win in the S.R. Pete & Sons Late Models. Derek Magee [&hellip

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KERRY KING ENDS 11 YEAR DROUGHT WITH SLM WIN

KERRY KING ENDS 11 YEAR DROUGHT WITH SLM WIN

The 20-lap S.R. Pete & Sons Super Late Model feature was a thriller. Joe Warren in his small block Ford held the top spot for the first two circuits before the “Hometown Hero” Kerry King shot on top. King had been very fast from the time he hit the track for hot laps and quickly [&hellip

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JORDN JUSTICE GETS THIRD WIN OFF FINAL TURN

JORDN JUSTICE GETS THIRD WIN OFF FINAL TURN

Jeff Marker led the first lap of the 15-lap AC Delco 602 Sportsman feature. Jason took the point on lap two while Brian Hitz held down third. Jordn Justice began to pick his way through the field from ninth and was up to fourth by lap four. By halfway he had climbed to second behind [&hellip

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DEREK MAGEE SCORES 1ST CAREER WIN IN CRATE MODELS

DEREK MAGEE SCORES 1ST CAREER WIN IN CRATE MODELS

Derek Magee had the opportunity of his racing career starting on the pole in the 15-lap Crate Model main. Magee quickly settled into the bottom groove while Tyler Reed worked by Zac Weller for second. Magee remained flawless and by halfway was holding off the challenges of Reed. Weller held on to third with Chalres [&hellip

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BACK TO BACK WINS FOR BRANDON DENNIS IN MOD LITES

BACK TO BACK WINS FOR BRANDON DENNIS IN MOD LITES

Last week’s winner, Brandon Dennis, started in the third row in the 15-lap Mod Lite feature but jumped to the outside at the drop of the green and shot past Nick Nash to lead lap one. Aaron VanVorst held second until lap four when Jimmy Wills climbed from ninth to take the spot. Point leader [&hellip

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MARK WILLIAMS WINS TONY STEELE MEMORIAL FOR VINTAGE CARS

MARK WILLIAMS WINS TONY STEELE MEMORIAL FOR VINTAGE CARS

The Vintage Car drivers always try their hardest to win in the Tony Steele Memorial. In the 12-lap event Dwayne Heck jumped out to the lead but it was obvious by it’s sound that the engine was not up to par. Mark Williams took the top spot on lap three and sportsman racer Todd Miller [&hellip

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