Dietrich Racing News

Dietrich earns ninth win of year during Lincoln make-up feature; WoO invasion ahead

July 16th, 2018

Danny Dietrich in Lincoln Speedway victory lane – Allen Yeager Photography

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GETTYSBURG, Pa. (July 16, 2018) – A near-perfect way to prepare for World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series competition, “Double-D” went two-for-three in the top-five column during the recent weekend, highlighting his stretch of action with a victory at the “Fabulous” Lincoln Speedway on Saturday, July 14. The victory, occurring during the June 23 makeup feature, was worth $5,000 for the Gettysburg native, bumping his overall season win total to nine, five of which in the Pigeon Hills.

Impressive enough, Dietrich earned his trip to victory lane from row six, climbing ahead from 11th on the feature grid to take command officially on lap 21 of 33. Read more »

Dietrich ends PA Speedweek with three victories, second in championship standings

July 9th, 2018

DD Victory Lane Lincoln Speedweek – Foto Bomb

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GETTYSBURG, Pa. (July 9, 2018) – Danny Dietrich’s 2018 PA Sprint Speedweek campaign was just two points shy of perfect, nearly winning the overall championship but settling for second just behind Greg Hodnett. The Gettysburg native entered all ten of the Speedweek programs contested between June 29 and July 8, winning three in the process for a total winner’s share equalling $21,000. The trio of victories, sweeping the pair of Lincoln Speedway programs, as well as earning a win at Port Royal Speedway during the second of two programs, bumped his season win total to eight.

Of Dietrich’s eight victories, four have been at the “Fabulous” Lincoln Speedway; four wins in seven Lincoln starts for the Gary Kauffman Racing entry. Read more »

Danny Dietrich earns podium at Sharon during Ohio Sprint Speedweek; PA Sprint Speedweek next

June 25th, 2018

Danny Dietrich during All Star start at Wayne County Speedway – SprintCarNews.com Photo Credit

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GETTYSBURG, Pa. (June 25, 2018) – Making his annual trek to the Buckeye State for Ohio Sprint Speedweek competition, Danny Dietrich ended his recent stretch of All Star Circuit of Champions competition with three top-ten finishes in six event starts, one of which inside the top-five. The Gettysburg native joined Tony Stewart’s All Stars at Attica Raceway Park, Eldora Speedway, Waynesfield Raceway Park, Wayne County Speedway, Sharon Speedway, and Atomic Speedway on June 15-20, highlighting the six-race schedule with a third place run at Sharon Speedway on Tuesday, June 19.

Dietrich’s podium run was amongst some good company, finishing just behind driving phenom Kyle Larson and rising NASCAR star Christopher Bell out of the 52 entries on hand for action. Read more »

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

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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

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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 »