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!
Written By: Alison Watson Delmar, Delaware- Craig VonDohren throttled by polesitter Ryan Watt to collect the $4000 to win Full Throttle event. VonDohren immediately put pressure on Watt from lap one, as VonDohren stuck to the bottom of the speedway, as Watt coasted through the middle of the racey surface. The two went head-to-head, as VonDohren would get under Watt but could not complete the pass. By lap 10, the two leaders began hitting heavy lapped traffic. After two [...]
JOSEPH WATSON NOTCHES FOURTH WIN ON PEPSI NIGHT Written By: Alison Watson Delmar, Delaware- Joseph Watson rebounds from qualifying woes to win his fourth Hurlock Auto and Speed Big Block Modified feature of the year. “I was praying we had everything on the front end tight. It looked like a war wagon out here,” said Watson in victory lane. Carson Wright started on the pole position, taking a commanding lead on the field utilizing the topside of the racing surface. [...]
LINGO DOUBLES DOWN FOR BACK TO BACK WINS Delmar, DE- Donald Lingo, Jr. proved to be a top-contender in the S.R. Pete & Son Super Late Models, as he collected his third victory of the season, in similar fashion to last week. “Everybody has the best of the best! We have not been this good in a long while. It feels like the old days,” said an excited Lingo in victory lane. It was déjà vu as Kerry King led [...]
LINGO TAMES THE “WILD CHILD” FOR SECOND SUPER LATE MODEL WIN AT DELAWARE Delmar, DE- Donald Lingo, Jr. overcame the recent successes of Amanda Whaley to capture his second victory of the season in thrilling fashion. “I am so glad to get back here twice in one season,” said an excited Lingo in victory lane. From the drop of the green Kerry King took control of the lead with Amanda Whaley quickly jumping to the second position. By lap five, there [...]
WATSON CRUISES TO THIRD WIN IN H.A.S. BIG BLOCK MODS AT DELAWARE Written By: Alison Watson Delmar, Delaware- Joseph Watson took the early lead on lap four to cruise to his third win of the season in the Hurlock Auto and Speed Big Block Modifieds. “I knew I needed to get out front first. Last week I took too much time getting through traffic,” said Watson in post-race interview. Watson took the lead from Kevin Sockriter and developed a [...]