The highly anticipated Delaware International Speedway Race Season is rapidly approaching, and we are proud to announce an impressive contingent of sponsors that will provide their continued support in 2019! Thank you, Scott’s Furniture, L&J Sheet Metal, Elliott Farms, and Chesapeake Paving & Sealing Inc. We are looking forward to great 2019 Race Season!
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Gates open Friday, October 19th 3:00pm, Warm Ups 5:30pm Hot Laps- 602 Sportsman, Crate Models, Small Blocks, Mod Lites, Big Blocks & Super Late Models Heats- 602 Sportsman 8 laps, Crate Models 8 laps, Mod Lites 6 laps, Small Blocks 8 laps, Super Late Models 8 laps, Big Blocks 8 laps Hot Laps- Little Lincoln, Chargers, Trucks Consolation- Small Blocks Intermission Feature Events- Little Lincoln 12 laps, Delmarva Chargers 12 laps, Super Trucks 12 laps, 50 lap Small Block Modifieds Friday Spectator Admission $25, Friday Pit [...]
Delmar, DE- Ricky Elliott is the definition of patience and execution. With only a 25-point lead over Donald Lingo, Jr. entering the feature, it was imperative for Elliott to make no mistakes. Elliott did just that, capturing the 20-lap Super Late Model feature event and his second Super Late Model points championship at Delaware International Speedway, totaling four championships with his two Modified titles. This time last year, Elliott was declaring his retirement. “Jake (Marine) said run another year [...]
Written By: Alison Watson Delmar, Delaware- Jordan Watson stunned the field behind the wheel of Jake Marine’s No. 58, winning his third feature event of the season and clinching his second Big Block Modified Championship at Delaware International Speedway. “That was fun,” said an ecstatic Watson in victory lane. Watson who started the feature in the ninth position, worked the bottom of the racing surface to pick off each competitor, ultimately taking the lead from Brandon Watkins on lap 10. “This [...]
Racing at the Delaware International Speedway for Saturday, September 1st has been cancelled due to impending afternoon/evening showers. We apologize for yet another cancellation, and hope Mother Nature will give us a chance to play in the clay next Saturday night!