Author - Laura Truitt

White and Jones Split Cash Days Final

Another late hour hit U. S. 13 Dragway Wednesday evening. Leaving Lance White and Lewis Jones the final two cars remaining. White and Jones took a split due to curfew.  The next Cash Days even will be July 21st, 2021.  Friday, June 25, 2021 is the date for the next IHRA Summit Super Series event hosted at U. S. 13 Dragway.  If you have any questions please call the speedway office at 302-846-3911. 

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Wheatley Wins Second Weekend in a Row Before Curfew Hit

Racing continued Friday night with Seth Wheatley wining a second weekend in a row in Hot Rod.  The curfew hit before Top and Mod ET could finish their classes.  Brice Cornish took another win in the OBHF Pro Bike class, Cole Foskey took the win in the Jr. Dragster class, and John Elias took the win in Street Eliminator.  Hot Rod: Seth Wheatley  Street Elminator: John Elias  OBHF Pro Bike: Brice Cornish Jr Jr. Dragster: Cole Foskey Top & Mod were not completed due to [...]

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Cornish Father and Son Win Respected Classes

Friday’s race was postponed till Sunday due to rain. Brice Cornish JR took the win in OBHF Pro Bike while his son Brice Cornish III took home the win in the Jr. Dragster class. Daryl Beauchamp took the win in Mod ET, Jeff Richardson won in the Street Elminator class, Seth Wheatley took the win in Hot Rod and Greg King in Top ET.  Top ET: Greg King took the win over Frank Lecates in a double breakout run.  Mod ET: Daryl [...]

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Friday Night Racing Postponed Until June 13th, 2021

This Friday night, June 11th, the IHRA Summit Super Series was supposed to return to U. S. 13 Dragway. However, due to lingering rain showers, racing has now been postponed until Sunday, June 13th. Classes:  Top ET Mod ET OBHF Pro Bike  Street Eliminator  Hot Rod  Jr. Dragsters  N/T Testing Gates Open at 10 AM, 2 Time Runs starting at 11 AM, Eliminations to follow Top ET – $61 Entry Mod ET – $41 Entry Outten Bros. Home Furnishings Pro Bike – $26 Street Eliminator – $26 Hot Rod Trophy – $20 Jr. Dragster’s [...]

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Lilley Takes Top ET Win on Day 2

Jerry Ketterman’s Bad 8 weekend continued on Sunday with $3,000 to win Top ET. One time run on Sunday also for points was given to each racer. Rex Lilley took the $3,000 win in Top, Dalton Wetlner won in Mod ET, OBFH Pro-Bike’s win went to Brice Cornish, Street Eliminator was Stephan Fountain, Hot rod’s win went to James Cumming, and the winner in Jr. Dragster was Nicholas Bowie.  Top ET: Rex Lilley took out Sterling Clough by running dead [...]

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Groton Takes Top Win and Last Door Car at Ketterman’s Bad 8

Saturday’s weather was a hit at U. S. 13 Dragway while racers brought out some of the fastest Door cars and Dragster to qualify for Jerry Ketterman’s Bad 8.  Bad 8 Finals  Door Car: Randy Perdue took the win over Charles Redd by running dead on his dial.  Dragster: Jason Barrow ran a 4.44 on a 4.41 to take the win over Alan Glatt. Bad to the Bone (overall Bad 8 winner): Jason Barrow runs a 4.45 on a 4.44 dial to take [...]

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Ketterman’s Bad 8 Returns May 22nd, 2021

This Sunday at U.S. 13 Dragway is the return of Jerry Ketterman’s Super Bad 8. It includes $5,000  to win Top ET and if you are the winner of the Bad 8 Dragster and Bad 8 Doorcar you will win an extra $2,000 and the Bad 8 Dragster & Bad 8 Doorcar winners will receive a Family Four pack of tickets to Jolly Rogers Waterpark & Speed World. All Bad 8 qualifiers will also receive custom trophies from The [...]

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Baden Takes Mod Win After Rain Delay

Sunday’s weather was beautiful once again for the IHRA Summit Super Series race until  pop-up showers delayed the race. Once the track was dry, the races were resumed. By the end of the night all classes had crowned winners. Janet Baden took home the Mod ET win, Steven Truitt with the win in Top ET, Pro Bike was Brice Cornish, Jr. Dragsters winner was Nicholas Bowie, the Hot Rod win went to Ed Tull and Keith Mayers took home the [...]

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Street Car Showdown This Wednesday Evening

The Street Car Showdown comes to U. S. 13 Dragway tomorrow evening, May 12, 2021.  Rules: Car must have working AC Must have factory appearing interior (no gutted cars) Tagged and Insured  5-10 mile drive possible  Vehicle must conform to 2021 IHRA rulebook  AWD vehicles allowed All power adders accepted – Turbos (twins allowed)/NOS/Pro Charger  No time shown for 365 days  N/T .400 Pro Tree  1/8th mile Gate entry and $50 tech card in tower. Payout determined by car count. Gates open at 5 p.m. with racing starting at 6 p.m. Spectators – $15 Test [...]

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Jones Takes Pro Bike Win at OBHF Bike Brawl

This past Sunday brought warmer weather for the Outten Brother’s Home Furnishing Bike Brawl. Several racers from different areas came to race and to celebrate the life of Stewart Northan, also known as “Lil’ Pluck”.  Deadrein Jones took home the win over Harvey Powell in the Pro Bike class. Jones ran a 10.01 on a 10.00 dial to take the win.  In the Bad 8 class it was Cardi Nock who took the win over Kenny Webster.  Marquise Blake took the win [...]

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