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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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BILLY PAUCH SWEEPS DELAWARE FALL CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND WITH FLAG TO FLAG WIN IN BIG BLOCKS

BILLY PAUCH SWEEPS DELAWARE FALL CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND WITH FLAG TO FLAG WIN IN BIG BLOCKS

By CHARLIE BROWN, DELMAR, DE – Veteran dirt modified driver, Billy Pauch of Frenchtown, N.J. said that he wished that he lived a couple of hours closer to the Delaware International Speedway and with good reason. Pauch captured the 50-lap Small Block Modified feature on Friday night then stayed over to Sunday night after rain

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RICKY ELLIOTT GETS 4TH CONSECUTIVE LATE MODEL FALL CHAMPIONSHIP WIN

RICKY ELLIOTT GETS 4TH CONSECUTIVE LATE MODEL FALL CHAMPIONSHIP WIN

Ricky Elliott started on the pole in the 50-lap Super Late Model championship by virtue of having the quicker time over second heat winner, Austin Hubbard. At the drop of the green the pair immediately separated themselves from the field. Donald Lingo, Jr. was able to reel in the leaders and by lap six was

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JORDAN WATSON WINS 3RD STRAIGHT IN AC DELCO MODIFIEDS

JORDAN WATSON WINS 3RD STRAIGHT IN AC DELCO MODIFIEDS

Defending AC Delco PSC Modified Fall Champion, Jordan Watson qualified on the pole for the 25-lap champ main by having the fastest lap in the heats which also included Scott Hitchens and John Curtis. Watson jumped out front ahead of Hitchens but by lap two Trent Willey was up to the second spot.   By

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MIKE WHARTON FIRST IN CRATE MODELS – PASSES EXTENSIVE POST RACE TECH

MIKE WHARTON FIRST IN CRATE MODELS – PASSES EXTENSIVE POST RACE TECH

Matt Hill set a blistering pace from the pole in the 25-lap Crate Model championship. Sparky White worked by Mike Wilson for second and Mike Wharton followed into third one lap later. Hill almost got collected in traffic on lap six and Robbie Walls, Jr. was on the move climbing to third.   The yellow

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