Dietrich Racing News

‘DD’ helmet and fire suit raffle; Proceeds to benefit Wounded Warrior Project

November 1st, 2018

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (November 1, 2018) – With the 2018 season officially in the books, Danny Dietrich will now conduct a season-ending raffle with 50% or more of the proceeds benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project. Fans who purchase a ticket will have three chances to win one of three prizes; a Danny Dietrich Simpson helmet, Gsell’s Whitetails fire suit, or a Carlisle Auto Salvage/CATS fire suit.

  • The helmet was worn during the 2018 season; 10 wins including five at Lincoln Speedway.
  • The Carlisle/CATS suit was worn during Dietrich’s 2016 Williams Grove Speedway National Open victory.
  • The Gsell’s Whitetails suit was worn during Dietrich’s 2017 Port Royal Speedway Labor Day Classic victory.

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Danny Dietrich recovers for top-ten during 51st Tuscarora 50

October 29th, 2018

Danny Dietrich during Tuscarora 50 action – Michael Fry Photo Credit

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (October 29, 2018) – Danny Dietrich’s 2018 season is officially in the books.

Although concluding the year off of the podium, Dietrich’s performance during the 51st running of the Tuscarora 50 at Port Royal Speedway was impressive, ultimately rallying from an early race flat to finish well inside the top-ten. For Dietrich, the top-ten performance propelled his season total to 52, 33 of which inside the top-five. In addition, the driver of the Gary Kauffman Racing machine earned ten victories in 2018, most recently scoring a mark in the win column during action at BAPS Motor Speedway. Read more »

Dietrich scores trio of top-tens in two days

October 15th, 2018

Danny Dietrich at Williams Grove Speedway – Jason Brown Motorsports Credit

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (October 15, 2018) – Danny Dietrich accomplished an impressive feat during his recent weekend of competition, not only securing three consecutive top-ten finishes in Central Pennsylvania, but earning two of them on the same day.

Dietrich, driver of the Gary Kauffman Racing/Weikert’s Livestock/Sandoe’s Fruit Market/Pace Performance/Gsell’s Whitetails/Hickory Run Orchards/Drop Of Ink Tattoo/Sweeney Cars/Self Made/No. 48 sprint car, finished third, second and eighth, respectively, during his weekend triple, kicking things off with a third place performance at the Port Royal Speedway ‘Speed Palace’ on Friday, October 12. Although battling in the runner-up spot on the white flag lap, last minute contact with the outside retaining wall cost Dietrich some momentum, as well as a position, eventually crossing under the final checkers third in the running order. Read more »

Three starts, three top-fives for Danny Dietrich; Four starts on the upcoming weekend agenda

October 8th, 2018

Danny Dietrich during recent start – High Groove Dizzle Photo Credit

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (October 8, 2018) – Danny Dietrich’s weekend in the heart of Pennsylvania Posse Country was just as consistent as it was impressive, knocking out three consecutive top-five finishes in two days, a feat that started on Friday night, October 5, during the Williams Grove Speedway season finale.

Dietrich, driver of the Gary Kauffman Racing/Weikert’s Livestock/Sandoe’s Fruit Market/Pace Performance/Gsell’s Whitetails/Hickory Run Orchards/Drop Of Ink Tattoo/Sweeney Cars/Self Made/No. 48 sprint car, finished third and fifth during his evening at The Grove; third during the evening’s regular program and fifth during the Al Hamilton Tribute main event which was made-up after being cancelled earlier in the year due to weather. Read more »

Danny Dietrich aims for $25,000 in the Pigeon Hills

October 1st, 2018

Danny Dietrich during prior start – High Groove Dizzle

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (October 1, 2018) – Despite a tough two days at Williams Grove Speedway during National Open weekend, ‘Double-D’ Danny Dietrich has plenty to look forward to as the Gettysburg native is set to tackle three main events in two days, one of which worth $25,000.

Dietrich, driver of the Gary Kauffman Racing/Weikert’s Livestock/Sandoe’s Fruit Market/Pace Performance/Gsell’s Whitetails/Hickory Run Orchards/Drop Of Ink Tattoo/Sweeney Cars/Self Made/No. 48 sprint car, will make routine visits to Williams Grove Speedway and Lincoln Speedway during his upcoming weekend campaign, first kicking things off with a double feature program at The Grove on Friday night, October 5. One of the double features will be the Al Hamilton Tribute make-up main event, halted by rain during its original date, which will award a top prize equaling $5,077. Read more »

Dietrich puts on impressive display at Lernerville; Williams Grove National Open ahead

September 24th, 2018

Danny Dietrich in action at Lernerville Speedway – Rick Rarer Photo Credit

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (September 24, 2018) – Danny Dietrich’s last minute decision to travel west to Lernerville Speedway proved to be worth every mile on Saturday evening, ending his Commonwealth Clash campaign just outside the top-five after an impressive charge from the outside of row seven. For his efforts, Dietrich earned the evening’s KSE Hard Charger Award.

Dietrich, driver of the Gary Kauffman Racing/Weikert’s Livestock/Sandoe’s Fruit Market/Pace Performance/Gsell’s Whitetails/Hickory Run Orchards/Drop Of Ink Tattoo/Sweeney Cars/Self Made/No. 48 sprint car, charged to sixth on Saturday night against the Greatest Show On Dirt, forced to start 14th on the grid after finishing fourth during his respective heat race. It was Dietrich’s first top-ten finish of the 2018 season against the World of Outlaws, a statistic that he intends to triple during the upcoming weekend. Read more »