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JERRY KETTERMAN’S SUPER BAD 8 SPRING NATIONALS

JERRY KETTERMAN’S SUPER BAD 8 SPRING NATIONALS

In just one week, Jerry Ketterman returns with his much anticipated “Super Bad 8 Spring Nationals” for 2015. This event draws some of the fastest brackets racers in the east. This year, will be the first 1,000 drag race ever held in Delaware. Fans will witness, dragster e.t.’s somewhere in the mid 5 second range, [&hellip

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RESULTS APRIL 19, 2015

RESULTS – 4/19/15 TOP Driver Hometown Car Reaction Dial E.T. Speed Split (too damp) Laura Landry Selbyville, DE 67 Chevelle . Split (too damp) Vernon Russell Dover, DE 81 Camaro Semi-Final Christain Walston Crisfield, MD Dragster Semi-Final W.R. Ketterman Salisbury, MD Racetech Quarter-Final WJ Revell Georgetown, DE Camaro Quarter-Final Tommy Ketterman Salisbury, MD Camaro Quarter-Final [&hellip

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DARYL BEAUCHAMP WINS IN PRO – WEATHER WINS IN TOP FINAL SUNDAY

DARYL BEAUCHAMP WINS IN PRO – WEATHER WINS IN TOP FINAL SUNDAY

    By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – The weather had a major impact on racing Sunday at the U.S. 13 Dragway. Strong cross winds produced potential danger for the faster cars forcing both Top Eliminator and Pro division to run only the eighth mile distance. Due to damp conditions late in the day, Laura [&hellip

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RESULTS APRIL 12, 2015

RESULTS – 4/12/15 TOP Driver Hometown Car Reaction Dial E.T. Speed Winner Ben Parks Salisbury, MD Dragster 0.009 7.80 7.819 167.37 Runnerup Toya Peek Houston, DE 69 Camaro 0.018 9.71 9.735 137.99 Semi-Final Christain Walston Crisfield, MD Dragster Semi-Final bye bye bye Quarter-Final Sterling Clough Marion, MD Finish Line Quarter-Final Brent Billings Townsend, DE Firebird [&hellip

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BEN PARKS WINS WEEK TWO AT THE U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

BEN PARKS WINS WEEK TWO AT THE U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

  By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – It was a picture perfect day for drag racing on Sunday. Ben Parks of Salisbury, Md. held point leader, Toya Peek to win in Top Elimiiator. Jamar Wongus of Rhodesdale, Md. had a perfect reaction time and won the Mod final while Drew Birch of Whaleysville, Md. rode to [&hellip

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RESULTS APRIL 5, 2015

RESULTS – 4/5/15 TOP Driver Hometown Car Reaction Dial E.T. Speed Winner Laura Landry Selbyville, DE 67 Chevelle 0.020 9.40 9.408 140.97 Runnerup Mark Cathell Seaford, DE 89 Olds 0.017 9.80 9.818 139.14 Semi-Final Toya Peek Houston, DE 69 Camaro Semi-Final bye bye bye Quarter-Final David Lowe Salisbury, MD Pontiac Quarter-Final Paul Lake Greenwood, DE [&hellip

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LAURA LANDRY WINS SEASON POINT OPENER AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

LAURA LANDRY WINS SEASON POINT OPENER AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – 2013 Point Champion, Laura Landry of Selbyville, Del. got her 2015 season off to a great start as she captured the IHRA ET Series Top Eliminator final Sunday at the U.S. 13 Dragway. Ryan Groton of Laurel, Del. took the final round win in Pro will defending Pro Bike [&hellip

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U.S. 13 DRAGWAY READY FOR 52ST CONSECUTIVE SEASON

U.S. 13 DRAGWAY READY FOR 52ST CONSECUTIVE SEASON

By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – If Mother Nature allows spring to arrive, the U.S 13 Dragway will give the green light to its 52nd consecutive season April 5th, Easter Sunday. Gates open at 10 a.m. with time runs at 11 a.m. and eliminations around 2:30 p.m. A special appearance will be made by the [&hellip

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Historic U.S. 13 Dragway Joins IHRA Family Of Tracks

Historic U.S. 13 Dragway Joins IHRA Family Of Tracks

  We welcome U.S. 13 Dragway to the IHRA family. Via IHRA.com – IRG Sports + Entertainment™ and the International Hot Rod Association™ (IHRA) are proud to announce U.S. 13 Dragway, located in Delmar, Delaware, has signed a sanctioning agreement to join the IHRA as a member track. Constructed in 1963, U.S. 13 Dragway is [&hellip

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U.S 13 DRAGWAY TO BECOME IHRA MEMBER TRACK IN 2015

U.S 13 DRAGWAY TO BECOME  IHRA MEMBER TRACK IN 2015

Since 1963, the Cathell Family, have owned and operated the premiere Motorsports Complex on the Delmarva  Peninsula. Following in the footsteps of his late father, William J. Cathell, CEO Charles Cathell    operates the Dragway along with his family members approximately 35 weekends a year. In 2015, it will mark the 52 year of drag [&hellip

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