Sunday, November 18, 2018
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Exclusive Columns

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Makin’ Tracks – Sportsman Close Race on Track & In Points – DTD EXCLUSIVE

By BILL FOLEY Dave Marcuccilli, Kevin Root, Shane Pecore and Robert Bublak Jr. supplied just a little bit of the drama for the Sportsman at Super DIRT Week. Marcuccilli started the week off trailing series point leader Kevin Root by 75...

Final Thoughts from Super DIRT Week XLVII – DTD EXCLUSIVE

By MIKE MALLETT As the old adage goes, ‘time flies when you are having fun.’ In what felt like the snap of a finger, Super DIRT Week XLVII is over. It was a week full of weather issues, full pit...

Makin’ Tracks – Wow! Big Blocks A Blast at SDW – DTD EXCLUSIVE

By BILL FOLEY Okay, so let’s quit complaining about Syracuse. It’s over. It’s gone. Time to get over it. Little did anyone think that the replacement for Syracuse would actually turn out as great at this past weekend really was. Sure Jimmy...

Scott Jeffery Now a Five Time Winning Crew Chief at Super DIRT Week –...

By BILL FOLEY The crew chief of the Gypsum Express Racing, F.X. Caprara 99L was no stranger to victory lane at Super DIRT Week. Scott Jeffery celebrated with Billy Decker at the Moody Mile in 1998, 2000, 2001 and 2005. After a...

Great Run for Godown Ends with Dissappointment; PA/NJ Notes – DTD EXCLUSIVE

By KEN BRUCE Ryan Godown was sitting in position late in yesterday’s Billy Whittaker Cars & Trux 200 to have have his best finish ever in the big block portion of Super DIRT Week. With less than 25 laps remaining...

This & That – Super DIRT Week Edition – DTD EXCLUSIVE

By ED & BETTY BIITTIG Super DIRT Week 47, wow, some have been to all, some to a few and there are also always newbies. Our first interaction with any of the DIRTcar staff is at the sign in window...

Thunder on the Mountain a Nice Change of pace from Super Dirt Week –...

By DON SIMPSON As Super DIRT Week continued to unfold with all its hectic pace, and long rain delays, it was nice just to get away from it all and travel down to the Spoonhower family's Thunder Mountain Speedway for...

Wight Has Career Week Capped by Billy Whittaker Cars 200 Win – DTD EXCLUSIVE

By BILL FOLEY “This is an awesome feeling to be a dad and do this on top of this it is the greatest year I’ve ever had, “ exclaimed Larry Wight as he stood on victory stage after winning his...

Pecore Has His Own Kiss the Bricks Moment Sunday at Oswego – DTD EXCLUSIVE

By BILL FOLEY It wasn’t Indianapolis and the yard of bricks, but it didn’t matter to Shane Pecore as he jumped out of his Sportsman near victory stage at Oswego Speedway on Sunday afternoon. Pecore, with a last lap pass of...

Phelps’ Gamble Nearly Pays Off at Super DIRT Week – DTD EXCLUSIVE

By BOBBY SWEENEY Jimmy Phelps led the vast majority of the Billy Whittaker Cars 200, right about 170 laps in total. After surrendering the lead to Erick Rudolph briefly around the one-quarter mark of the event, Phelps held the top...