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BEN PARKS BACK ON TOP SUNDAY AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

BEN PARKS BACK ON TOP SUNDAY AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

  By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – Ben Parks of Salisbury, Md. captured the Super Pro final and ended Sunday’s day of racing at the U.S. 13 Dragway just three points behind Super Pro division leader, Mike Jones. Roger Ridgeway, Jr. of Dover, Del. increased his point lead in Pro by picking up another win

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FRANK LECATES BACK ON TOP IN SUPER PRO AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

FRANK LECATES BACK ON TOP IN SUPER PRO AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

  By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE (5/18/14) – It was a former champion over the defending champion when Frank Lecates of Salisbury, Md. defeated Laura Landry of Townsend, Del. in the Super Pro final Sunday at the U.S. 13 Dragway. Rodger Ridgeway, Jr. of Dover was the winner in Pro and James Farmer of Denton,

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LOCAL RACERS BILLY GROTON AND BRIAN KUNKOWSKI TAKE SUPER BAD 8 SUNDAY AT U.S. 13

LOCAL RACERS BILLY GROTON AND BRIAN KUNKOWSKI TAKE SUPER BAD 8 SUNDAY AT U.S. 13

By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – There were plenty of invaders but in the end it was two local racers taking Jerry Ketterman’s Super Bad 8 and Super Bonus Day Sunday at the U.S. 13 Dragway. Billy Groton f Seaford, Del. won the Bad 8 Full Body final and Brian Kunkowski of Laurel, Del. took

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Jerry Ketterman’s “Super Bad 8″ Coming to US 13 this Sunday!

Jerry Ketterman’s “Super Bad 8″ Coming to US 13 this Sunday!

  By Chad Cathell – This Sunday at the US 13 Dragway will be the fastest day of the year! 200 mph Dragsters and Door Cars are expected to pack into the track for their shot at grabbing the big money on the line courtesy of Jerry Ketterman. Ketterman an employee of the track for

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MIKE JONES CLOSES OUT APRIL WITH SUPER PRO WIN AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

MIKE JONES CLOSES OUT APRIL WITH SUPER PRO WIN AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – Mike Jones of Salisbury, MD ended the month of April in style capturing the Super Pro final Sunday at the U.S. 13 Dragway. Jim Willams of Seaford, Del. drove to the win in Pro while James Farmer of Denton, Md. made it two in a row in Pro Bike.

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BEN PARKS TAKES SUPER PRO WIN ON WIND SHORTENED U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

BEN PARKS TAKES SUPER PRO WIN ON WIND SHORTENED U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – Strong gusting crosswinds forced the U.S. 13 Dragway to shorten competition to the eighth-mile on Sunday for the safety of the racers. The shortened distance worked out just fine for veteran Ben Parks of Salisbury, Md. as he piloted his dragster to his second straight win in Super Pro.

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BILLY GROTON & BOBBY INSLEY SPLIT BAD 8 FINALS AT U.S. 13

BILLY GROTON & BOBBY INSLEY SPLIT BAD 8 FINALS AT U.S. 13

  By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE (4/13/14) – The Bad 8 racers were in town Sunday at the U.S. 13 Dragway and taking away wins were Billy Groton of Seaford, Del. in the Bad 8 Full Body and Bobby Insley of Salisbury, Md. in the Bad 8 Open Wheel. Ben Parks of Salisbury drove away

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FRANK LECATES TAKES SUPER PRO POINTS OPENER AT U.S. 13

FRANK LECATES TAKES SUPER PRO POINTS OPENER AT U.S. 13

  By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE (4/6/14) – Former Super Pro Champion, Frank Lecates of Salisbury, Md. got his season off to a great start on Sunday capturing the final on the first day of the Summit Racing E.T. Point Series. Chad Thurman of Vienna, Md. captured the Pro final and Jimmie Miller of Annapolis,

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“MOTHER NATURE” WINS SUNDAY AT U.S. 13

“MOTHER NATURE” WINS SUNDAY AT U.S. 13

By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – The day started out bad and it went down hill from there Sunday at the U.S. 13. Dragway. In the first round of time runs a racer exploded a rear coating the starting line with gear grease. After a lengthy cleanup the program was able to restart. Mother Nature

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US 13 Dragway , Inc. 2014 Rule Up-Date

US 13 Dragway , Inc.  2014 Rule Up-Date

Effective: April 6, 2014   New Street Eliminator Class- (11.50 to 19.99) Cars must conform to the Rules for Div. 1 Bracket Finals. Cars must be street appearing, full fender, grill, hood, working headlights, DOT tires, and functioning mufflers - NO SLICKS or Electronics.  All safety equip-ment must  meet the NHRA rule book per the ET Racing Section.   Hot Rod Trophy Class -  For cars, pickups, etc. that meet the NHRA rules for their performance level there will be NO aftermarket electronics allowed, (example: delay boxes, trans brakes, etc.). The use of a high side chip is allowed. Street legal cars may run in this eliminator and must meet the Street Legal Rules per the NHRA rule book.   For the 2014 Season there will be a bogie race on the 2nd time run for the following classes: Super Pro, Pro Eliminator, & Street Eliminator (Cost $5.00 will be collected in the lanes)   Also for the 2014 Season there will be a Calcutta offered to all classes.   For further clarification or questions contact the dragway office at: 302-875-1911.    &nbsp

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