Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Exclusive Columns

Exclusive Columns

Content that is exclusive to Dirt Track Digest.

Whittaker Impresses Before Disappointing End to Billy Whittaker Cars 200

By MIKE MALLETT Billy Whittaker’s run in the Billy Whittaker Cars 200 didn’t come to the end he was hoping for. The Central Square, N.Y., driver crossed the line 18th. Unfortunately had things gone differently, he probably would have found...

The Finish Line Chaplain – Engineered To Win

By KEVIN WESTCOTT Sunday after another morning rain the weather cleared and the track prep crew went to work. That gave us a relaxed block of time to hold our annual Racer's Chapel. With the addition of an anointed worship...

This & That – Super DIRT Week

By ED & BETTY BIITTIG Our Super DIRT Week started on Tuesday evening at Bill and Kim Shea’s Utica-Rome Speedway. It’s hard to believe this was the only race we would see at the Vernon oval this season. The field...

Makin’ Tracksv- SDW ’17 Day Superman Vs. Batman Caps the Day

By BILL FOLEY What a difference a year makes. Sunday the latest edition of Super DIRT Week came to a close and the fans walked away and will spend the winter talking about the finish and the events that led up...

Superman Beats Batman at Oswego; Pockets $50,000 and Retakes Super DIRTcar Series Point Lead...

By MIKE MALLETT Sunday came down to a battle between super heroes in the final laps of the Billy Whittaker Cars 200 at NAPA Auto Parts Super DIRT Week XLVI. ‘Super’ Matt Sheppard battled ‘Batman’ Peter Britten with Sheppard getting...

Peter Britten’s Heartbreaking Second Place Finish at Oswego

By DEAN REYNOLDS  OSWEGO, NY – “It’s probably going to be hard to sleep tonight after that one,” dead-panned Peter Britten who lead most of the Billy Whittaker’s Cars and Trux 200 at the Oswego Speedway on Sunday. He led...

Horton Hoping Troubles are Behind Him; Looks for Third Super DIRT Week Win

By KEN BRUCE OSWEGO, NY – Its’ been a week of struggles for Neshanic Station, N.J., Jimmy Horton and his Chris Larson owned Halmar International Racing team so far at Oswego for Super DIRT Week. Horton had high hopes coming...

Sears is Going for It After Earning 41st Starting Position on Saturday Night

By BILL FOLEY “We’re gonna race,” said Modified driver Tom Sears Jr. as he prepared to start at the tail end of the field for the Billy Whittaker Cars 200. Sears earned the berth in the field due to his DirtTrackDigest.com...

Finish Line Chaplain – Setting Sun

By KEVIN WESTCOTT Saturday after waiting out the rain at Oswego we got under way and had quite a day. The weather turned hot and humid, the events scheduled went on without any further delay, and the fields for Sunday...

Stewart Friesen Goes to Back Up Car

By BILL FOLEY The Halmar Team unloaded the DKM chassis from the trailer early Sunday morning as the decision was made to load last year’s winning car. Halmar Crew Chief Eric Mack told DTD, “We decided to go to the back...