Dietrich Racing News

Dietrich rallies for top-ten during Selinsgrove’s National Open; Central PA triple next

September 17th, 2018

Danny Dietrich before a prior start – Foto Bomb Credit

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GETTYSBURG, Pa. (September 17, 2018) – Although the weekend was basically cut in half, losing Williams Grove Speedway’s main event to Mother Nature on Friday just after the field took the green, ‘Double-D’ Danny Dietrich made the best of his two-race schedule and rallied four positions on Saturday to finish ninth at Selinsgrove Speedway during the Jim Nace Memorial/National Open against the All Star Circuit of Champions. The Gettysburg native earned his way into the 30-lap program by finishing fourth during his respective heat race.

Certainly building an All Star portfolio, Dietrich now owns 13 top-ten finishes during All Star Circuit of Champions competition in 2018. Read more »

Dietrich aims for Tuscarora 50 gold after consistent Labor Day weekend

September 4th, 2018

Danny Dietrich during start at Port Royal Speedway – Foto Bomb Photo Credit

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GETTYSBURG, Pa. (September 4, 2018) – Danny Dietrich’s Labor Day weekend was productive, to say the least, not only earning back-to-back top-five finishes during action at Port Royal Speedway, but also earning a positive supply of momentum that will prove useful during the 51st running of the Tuscarora 50 in less than a week.

Dietrich, driver of the Gary Kauffman Racing No. 48 entry who flew the Weikert Livestock colors during action over Labor Day weekend, finished third and fourth, respectively, during his recent visits to the ‘Speed Palace,’ kicking things off with a third place performance during the Juniata County Fair opener on Saturday, September 1. ‘Double-D’ returned on Monday afternoon, September 3, and finished fourth; the result of a hard charge from the outside of row seven. Read more »

Danny Dietrich earns pair of top-ten finishes against All Stars; Central PA triple next

August 27th, 2018

Danny Dietrich during action at Grandview Speedway – Michael Fry

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (August 27, 2018) – A weekend that was just as frustrating as it was satisfying, ‘Double-D’ Danny Dietrich ended his four-day, five-feature, Central Pennsylvania tour with the All Star Circuit of Champions with a pair of top-ten finishes, one of which the result of a massive charge from 21st to finish ninth at BAPS Motor Speedway on Sunday, August 26. Impressive as it is, Dietrich’s rally technically started from the tail of the field, as the Gettysburg native was involved in an incident on lap three.

In addition to his impressive display of perseverance during the Justin Snyder Salute to the Troops program at BAPS Motor Speedway, Dietrich kicked-off his All Star weekend with a sixth place performance at Grandview Speedway on Thursday, August 23, igniting his evening in Bechtelsville with a dominating heat race victory. Read more »

Dietrich finishes sixth at Lincoln Speedway; All Star weekend ahead

August 20th, 2018

Danny Dietrich getting set for action during prior start – Paul Arch Photo Credit

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (August 20, 2018) – A weekend certainly interrupted by Mother Nature, Danny Dietrich did not have a lot to choose from during his recent stretch of competition, as his only start of the weekend occurred at the ‘Fabulous’ Lincoln Speedway on Saturday, August 18.

Dietrich, certainly no stranger to the Pigeon Hills, finished sixth during feature action on Saturday night, the result of a rally from 15th on the grid. In addition, the 25-lap main event went green to checkered; no cautions and completed in just over six minutes. Read more »

Danny Dietrich makes ten hour tow from Knoxville to Mansfield to earn podium finish during Great Lakes Dirt Nationals

August 13th, 2018

Danny Dietrich during action at Mansfield – Jason Brown Motorsports Photography

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GETTYSBURG, Pa. (August 13, 2018) – A less than satisfying performance during Knoxville Nationals preliminary competition allowed “Double-D” Danny Dietrich so make the easy decision to travel east and compete at Mansfield Motor Speedway.

Dietrich, who was scheduled to start 19th in the Knoxville Nationals C-main on Saturday night at Knoxville Raceway, decided to bypass any competition and make the overnight trek east to Mansfield, Ohio. The decision proved to be worth the effort, ultimately earning a podium finish during the $20,000-to-win Great Lakes Dirt Nationals at the state-of-the-art facility. Read more »

Danny Dietrich scores runner-up finish during Port Royal’s Dream Race; Ironman 55 next

July 31st, 2018

Danny Dietrich in action at Port Royal Speedway – Jason Brown Motorsports Photography Credit

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GETTYSBURG, Pa. (July 31, 2018) – Once again, Danny Dietrich is heading west during the early weeks of August, anxious to join the Greatest Show On Dirt during starts in Missouri and Iowa, first visiting the Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Mo., on Friday and Saturday, August 3 & 4. Known as the Ironman 55, the 2018 edition will feature back-to-back full programs awarding $20,000 to the main event winners. Each feature will be 55 laps in distance.

“I’m excited to get back to Pevely. It should be a lot of fun,” Danny Dietrich explained, 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. “We don’t get to race on many ovals shaped like I-55. Hopefully we can make good things happen during our trip west. A few, good starts in Pevely would give us some positive momentum heading into the Nationals.” Read more »