2018 Delaware International Speedway Awards Banquet

Written By: Alison Watson   A capacity crowd filled the Laurel Fire Department to celebrate the accomplishments of Delaware International Speedway’s 2018 champions on Saturday, January 5, 2019 for the annual awards banquet. Track owner, Charles Cathell and grandson, Chad Cathell officiated the event.    Jordan Watson and Ricky Elliott were the headliners, each earning their second championships in their respective divisions, Big Block Modifieds and Super Late Models. Greg Humlhanz scored his first AC Delco PSC Modifieds championship at Delaware International Speedway [...]

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WATSON NOTCHES WIN FOR THE “HOME TEAM” AT DEL. STATE CHAMP SHOW

  WATSON NOTCHES WIN FOR THE “HOME TEAM” AT DEL. STATE CHAMP SHOW Jordan Watson looked stout in the No. 58 Big Block Modified, taking the lead from H.J. Bunting on lap 31 and driving away to collect a nearly $7,500 payday. The 50-lap Delaware State Dirt Track Championship was Watson’s second of his career and topped off his championship season at Delaware International. “Someone had to do something about these guys coming down here and beating us,” in reference [...]

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LINGO LEVELS THE COMPETITION TO CAPTURE FIRST DEL. STATE CHAMPIONSHIP SUPER LATE MODEL WIN

    Donald Lingo, Jr., continued his strong season, redrawing the pole position and leading wire-to-wire to win the 50-lap Delaware State Dirt Track Championship Super Late Model feature event with significant action occurring behind him. “It seems like the Champ Show and Camp Barnes eludes us, so it is nice to finally get this win,” said Lingo about his first ever Champ Show victory. “My Dad builds a hell of a motor and this car has been fast all year.” Lingo [...]

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CVD HOLDS OFF WATT FOR DELAWARE STATE DIRT TRACK CHAMPIONSHIP SMALL BLOCK MODIFIED VICTORY

  Written By: Alison Watson Delmar, Delaware- By virtue of the redraw, Craig Von Dohren started from the pole position and held off many challenges from Ryan Watt and lapped traffic to capture the Delaware State Dirt Track Championship Small Block feature event, pocketing more than $5,000 with the gambler’s fee and lap money. “We had a good car tonight,” said Von Dohren in victory lane. “The track was a little different then how we are used to, so we [...]

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