SHEPPARD SHINES BRIGHT AT “DIAMOND STATE 50” Written By: Alison Watson Delmar, Delaware- Matt Sheppard of Waterloo, NY outshined the star-studded field to win the 50-lap Short Track Super Series (STSS) “Diamond State 50” at Delaware International Speedway in the Hurlock, Maryland- based team. The win is Sheppard’s second consecutive “Diamond State 50” victory. “We have a whole lot of folks scattered on this car. It is nice to do this for them,” said Sheppard in reference to his onboarding of [...]
CHRIS ALLEN, JR. WINS THRILLER USAC EAST COAST IN DELAWARE Written By: Alison Watson Delmar, Delaware- From the drop of the green, the USAC East Coast Sprint Car Series battled door to door throughout the field for position, with Chris Allen, Jr. ultimately collecting his first series win on the Delaware International Speedway half-mile. Bill Unglert and Trevor Kobylarz immediately went to war for the top-position. By lap five, Chris Allen, Jr. was putting pressure on the leaders, battling Unglert for the [...]
DÉJÀ VU FOR BLAIR ON NIGHT ONE OF RUSH LATE MODEL “BATTLE OF THE BAY” Written By: Alison Watson Delmar, Delaware- Max Blair captured night one of the RUSH Late Model “Battle of the Bay” mini-series event at Delaware International Speedway, in memory of Raelyn Huffman. Blair proudly displayed a door that was commemorated in Huffman’s honor. “I did not know Raelyn very well, but I knew her Dad (Ray) really well. They are a great family and I am glad [...]
On April 6, 2019 Clayton Homes will be having their annual Open House and are looking for any type of race cars to join them for a display area. Please contact the office for more information. 302-846-3911 Your support is greatly appreciated. (You can also call Chuck at Clayton Homes 443-324-0241) Event will be at Clayton Homes in Delmar (Across the street from track entrance) from 11am – 3pm.
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 [...]