Dietrich Racing News

Danny Dietrich scores trio of podium finishes in four starts; Ohio Sprint Speedweek next

June 12th, 2018

Danny Dietrich during All Star action at Stateline Speedway – SprintCarNews.com Photo Credit

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (June 12, 2018) – “Double-D” Danny Dietrich put together an impressive streak of finishes during the recent weekend, scoring four consecutive top-ten performances from June 7 through June 10, highlighting the weekend with three podium runs, two of which against the All Star Circuit of Champions in New York.

Dietrich, a five-time winner during sprint car competition thus far in 2018, kicked-off his extended weekend with a third place finish at BAPS Motor Speedway near York Haven, Pa., on Thursday, June 7, followed by a second place finish against Tony Stewart’s All Stars at Outlaw Speedway in Dundee, N.Y., on Friday, June 8. Read more »

Dietrich earns win at Williams Grove; Four events in four days on deck

June 4th, 2018

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (June 4, 2018) – Danny Dietrich’s last minute decision to bypass his plans to visit Lernerville Speedway with the All Star Circuit of Champions and join the field at Williams Grove Speedway turned out to be worth $4,100, not only winning main event action at the world famous paperclip, but doing so from the inside of row four.

 

Dietrich, who took the lead officially on lap 16 at Williams Grove, now owns victories at four tracks in 2018 with his Williams Grove Speedway triumph joining a list that already includes BAPS Motor Speedway, Lincoln Speedway, and Port Royal Speedway. Read more »

Danny Dietrich earns top-ten during Weikert Memorial finale

May 29th, 2018

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (May 29, 2018) – Although beginning below expectations, Danny Dietrich’s Memorial Day weekend campaign ended on a high note, not only securing another mark in the top-ten column, his 18th of the season, but doing so during the annual Bob Weikert Memorial at Port Royal (Pa.) Speedway, all while flying the familiar Weikert colors and number.

Dietrich, who piloted the Weikert’s Livestock Inc./No. 29 sprint car during the two-day Weikert Memorial program at the Port Royal “Speed Palace,” finished sixth during the $10,000-to-win weekend finale on Sunday evening, an impressive rebound after being scored 20th during preliminary competition on Saturday as the result of his involvement in an on-track incident. Read more »

Danny Dietrich to fly Weikert number and colors during Bob Weikert Memorial at Port Royal Speedway

May 23rd, 2018

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (May 23, 2018) – Danny Dietrich’s Memorial Day weekend campaign will consist of three events in three days, headlined with the annual Bob Weikert Memorial at Port Royal Speedway which will honor the late National Sprint Car Hall of Fame inductee and Weikert’s Livestock Inc. owner and operator, Bob Weikert. Dietrich, who is currently partnered with Weikert’s Livestock Inc., will fly familiar colors during the two-day special at Port Royal Speedway, debuting an updated look featuring the historic No. 29. Read more »

Danny Dietrich gets fourth win of 2018 during visit to Port Royal Speedway

May 7th, 2018

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

 

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (May 7, 2018) – Danny Dietrich was one position shy of a perfect weekend in Central Pennsylvania.

 

After finishing second at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday, the result of an impressive charge from the outside of row five, the Gettysburg native did one better on Saturday night at Port Royal Speedway and earned a main event victory. The win, his fourth of the 2018 season and first at the Port Royal “Speed Palace,” was accomplished in dominate fashion, taking the top spot officially on lap three and running away to a near-four second lead. Read more »

Danny Dietrich earns top-ten during Sprint Car World Championship

April 30th, 2018

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (April 30, 2018) – Representing the Pennsylvania Posse fans well during his visit to Mansfield (Ohio) Motor Speedway, “Double-D” Danny Dietrich earned a top-ten finish during the inaugural Sprint Car World Championship on Saturday evening, April 28, mounting a charge from the outside of row six to finish sixth during the 50-lap, $100,000-to-win finale.

 

In actuality, Dietrich scored two top-ten finishes during his weekend at Mansfield Motor Speedway, opening the two-day blockbuster with a fifth place finish during preliminary competition on Friday, April 27. Since the Gettysburg native did not finish inside the top-four, an automatic transfer position into the 50-lap finale, Dietrich was forced to participate in one of six heat races on Saturday. The pilot of the Gary Kauffman Racing entry won his respective heat race, eventually lining up 12th for the 50-lapper. Read more »