Dietrich Racing News

Danny Dietrich opens 2020 PA season with Lincoln Speedway Icebreaker win

February 24th, 2020

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By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (February 24, 2020) – It was a dominant afternoon in the Pigeon Hills for ‘Double-D’ Danny Dietrich, eventually sweeping the afternoon program and scoring a second-ever Icebreaker 30 crown, earning $4,000 in the process.

Dietrich, driver of the Gary Kauffman Racing/ Weikert’s Livestock/Sandoe’s Fruit Market/Pace Performance/Big Cove Whitetail Trophy Hunts/Drop Of Ink Tattoo/Sweeney Chevrolet, Buick, GMC/Self Made/No. 48 sprint car, started third on the feature grid, earning his way into the 30-lap program by way of heat race victory. The former Lincoln Speedway track champion, as well as defending Central Pennsylvania sprint car champion, took command of the feature field on lap 12 and never looked back, utilizing Ryan Smith’s misfortune before surviving late-race surges by Logan Schuchart and Freddie Rahmer. Smith led the first 11 circuits before making contact with the turn two wall and opening the door for Dietrich. Read more »

Danny Dietrich highlights Florida trip with All Star top-ten at Volusia Speedway Park

February 17th, 2020

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By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (February 17, 2020) – Danny Dietrich’s 2020 Florida trip was as busy as it was competitive, eventually ending his trip in the Sunshine State with eight nights of competition, seven consecutive, on February 5-13, entering All Star Circuit of Champions, World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series and open 360c.i. events in the process.

Eight nights of action translated into eight main events starts for the 2019 Central Pennsylvania sprint car champion, highlighting all outcomes with a tenth-place performance, the result of a charge from row nine, against the All Star Circuit of Champions at Volusia Speedway Park on Thursday, February 6. A caution just as the leaders were passing under the final checkers negated further progress by Dietrich on the last lap. Read more »

Danny Dietrich pleased to welcome all major partners back to Gary Kauffman Racing in 2020

January 15th, 2020

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New apparel now available

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (January 15, 2020) – Gettysburg, Pennsylvania’s Danny Dietrich, the 2019 Central Pennsylvania sprint car champion, is excited to announce that all major partners will return to the Gary Kauffman Racing stable in 2020, most notably Weikert’s Livestock, Pace Performance, Sweeney Chevrolet/Buick/GMC, Self Made Racing, and Sandoe’s Fruit Market. Read more »

Danny Dietrich caps 2019 season with $10,000 victory at BAPS Motor Speedway

November 18th, 2019

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (November 18, 2019) – In terms of statistics, including overall win count, it is safe to assume that Danny Dietrich experienced nothing but success in 2019, but a closer look would reveal a different tale, a tale of tough luck and frustration during the final stretch of his season. 

Despite a multi-week run of not-so appealing outcomes, Danny Dietrich and Gary Kauffman Racing maintained composure and eventually snapped the rough spell on Saturday evening, November 16, at BAPS Motor Speedway, ultimately scoring the Sprint Showdown victory worth $10,000; the country’s final 410 winged sprint car event. The win was Dietrich’s first since August 30, simultaneously increasing his 2019 win count to 15. Read more »

Dietrich experiences tough luck in Charlotte; Potential BAPS visit on deck

November 11th, 2019

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By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (November 11, 2019) – Although his 2019 World Finals campaign was engulfed with bad luck and frustrating results, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania’s Danny Dietrich made the most of his visit to The Dirt Track at Charlotte and concluded the three-day World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series finale with one main event start, missing a second by a pair of Last Chance Showdown (LCS) positions. The 14-time feature winner in 2019 highlighted all World Finals results with a 20th place feature score on Saturday, November 9.

Despite an eighth place outing in Friday’s Last Chance Showdown, ultimately missing main event competition, Dietrich put on an impressive display to get to that position; winning the evening’s C-main before rallying from 17th in the LCS. A mechanical misfortune during his respective heat race was the evening’s overall catalyst. Read more »

Mishap cuts impressive evening short for Dietrich

October 28th, 2019

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By Fully Injected Motorsports:

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (October 28, 2019) – Gettysburg, Pennsylvania’s Danny Dietrich was well on his way to a respectable finish against the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series on Friday night at Port Royal Speedway, but contact with the turn two wall cut his potential short; Dietrich was scored 24th.

Dietrich, driver of the Gary Kauffman Racing/Weikert’s Livestock/Sandoe’s Fruit Market/Pace Performance/Big Cove Whitetail Trophy Hunts/Drop Of Ink Tattoo/Sweeney Cars/Self Made/No. 48 sprint car, kicked off his evening at the Port Royal ‘Speed Palace’ with the sixth fastest time during his respective group of qualifiers. A second place finish during his respective heat race locked Dietrich into the $8,000-to-win main event. Read more »