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JERRY BIRCHFIELD, JR. & STEVE DRUMMOND TAKE JERRY KETTERMAN’S SUPER BAD 8 WINS

JERRY BIRCHFIELD, JR. & STEVE DRUMMOND TAKE JERRY KETTERMAN’S SUPER BAD 8 WINS

By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – The Jerry Ketterman’s Super Bad 8 plus Super Bonus day of racing at the U.S. 13 Dragway produced a stellar field of cars and some very quick times. Quickest on the day and winning the Bad 8 Open Wheel was Jerry Birchfield, Jr. of Essex, Md. in his ’08

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DACIA POWELL CAPTURES JR. DRAGSTER SHOOT OUT SUNDAY AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

DACIA POWELL CAPTURES JR. DRAGSTER SHOOT OUT SUNDAY AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

  By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE (4/28/13) – Dacia Powell of Delmar, Md. didn’t let a final round loss last week discourage her. Instead she returned to the U.S. 13 Dragway on Sunday and won the final round of Jr. Dragster 1 then topped her day by taking the run off win with Jr. Dragster

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MIKE JONES ON TOP IN SUPER PRO SUNDAY AT U.S. 13

MIKE JONES ON TOP IN SUPER PRO SUNDAY AT U.S. 13

By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE (4/21/13) – Former champion, Mike Jones of Salisbury, Md. had an outstanding final round to win in Super Pro over John Myers of Glen Burnie, Md. Sunday at the U.S. 13 Dragway. Other winners on the day included: Ben Garnett of Smyrna, Del. in Pro; Charles Nock of Greenwood, Del.

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VERNON RUSSELL AND W.R. KETTERMAN WIN BAD 8 OPENERS AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

VERNON RUSSELL AND W.R. KETTERMAN WIN BAD 8 OPENERS AT U.S. 13 DRAGWAY

  By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE (4/14/13) – The first of six “Bad 8” eliminations this season took place on Sunday at the U.S. 13 Dragway and picking up the wins were Vernon Russell of Dover, Del. in the Bad 8 Full Body and W.R. Ketterman of Salisbury, Md. in the Bad 8 Open Wheel.

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EARLY SPONSORS FOR JERRY KETTERMAN’S “SUPER BAD 8″

EARLY SPONSORS FOR JERRY KETTERMAN’S “SUPER BAD 8″
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RILEY WILLIAMSON TAKES SUPER PRO POINTS OPENER

RILEY WILLIAMSON TAKES SUPER PRO POINTS OPENER

    HOMETOWN RACER RILEY WILLIAMSON WINS SUPER PRO POINTS OPENER AT U.S. 13 By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE (4/7/13) – Hometown driver, Riley Williamson of Delmar got the Summit E.T. Racing Series season underway with a win in Super Pro Sunday at the U.S. 13 Dragway. After three weeks of cancellations due to the

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Mother Nature Takes The Win On St. Patrick’s Day!

Mother Nature Takes The Win On St. Patrick’s Day!

By Chad Cathell – Delmar, MD- It was a cold and blustery day at the US 13 Dragway, but the show went on as planned! Racers filed into the raceway on Sunday in hopes of picking up the special 50th Anniversary prizes of the day. Late Saturday night Track Promoter, Charlie Cathell, sent out a

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RACING FAMILY SADDENED BY THE PASSING OF ANNA ADKINS

RACING FAMILY SADDENED BY THE PASSING OF ANNA ADKINS

  We at the U.S. 13 Dragway and the Delaware International Speedway are deeply saddened by the passing of Anna “Muffy” Adkins. Anna passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday after a short illness.  She was the wife of long-time Dragway starter, Scott Adkins. Services will be held at Short’s Funeral Home in Delmar on Monday, March

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US 13 FIRES UP ITS 50TH SEASON WITH A BEAUTIFUL FIRST DAY!

US 13 FIRES UP ITS 50TH SEASON WITH A BEAUTIFUL FIRST DAY!

  By Chad Cathell – Delmar, DE – US 13 Dragway opened its gates for the 50th consecutive year this past Sunday, March 10th, 2013. With that they saw a successful day with hundreds of racers coming from Pennsylvania to Virginia and from the Bay to the Beach. Mother Nature blessed the Eastern Shore with

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U.S. 13 DRAGWAY RACES INTO ITS 50TH SEASON

U.S. 13 DRAGWAY RACES INTO ITS 50TH SEASON

By Charlie Brown, Delmar, DE – It may seem hard to believe but the U.S. 13 Dragway will be celebrating its 50th consecutive season of weekly drag racing under the promotion and management of the Cathell family in 2013. Opening day is just around the corner and an exciting schedule has been completed.   The

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