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Danny Dietrich Counts Down to Knoxville

 

 

 

(Photo: Danny Dietrich racing at Williams Grove Speedway during a recent start - WRT Speedwerx Photo Credit)

 

Danny Dietrich Counts Down to Knoxville

 

By Fully Injected Motorsports:

 

GETTYSBURG, PA (August 2, 2016) - For a fourth consecutive year, “Double-D” Danny Dietrich will make the 1000 mile trek west to the Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa, set to challenge the best sprint car drivers in the world on one of dirt’s biggest stages. The 56th Annual 5-hour ENERGY Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores will headline action at the Sprint Car Capital of the World, hosting over 100 competitors during the four-day program, all working for the opportunity to make Saturday night’s $150,000-to-win, A-main starting lineup.

 

Dietrich, pilot of the Gary Kauffman Racing, Sandoe’s Fruit Market, Hickory Run Orchards, Weikert’s Livestock, Carlisle Auto Salvage, CATS Used Truck Parts, No. 48 entry, qualified for the Knoxville Nationals A-main starting grid in 2015 and finished 15th. It was Dietrich’s first A-main start in three attempts at the Nationals, finishing 16th during B-main competition in 2013 and 2014.

 

“We’ve been ready to get back to Knoxville since we left there last year,” Dietrich explained. “We had to do things the hard way last year and work our way into the A-main through Friday night’s program. This year, we want to lock ourselves in during our qualifying night. That’s our goal. I have an amazing group of guys who bust their tails to make sure this car is ready to go every time it hits the track. We’ve been working hard preparing for this trip. I’m ready to hit the road.”

 

Danny Dietrich will have an opportunity to make one Knoxville Raceway start before Knoxville Nationals competition begins on Wednesday, August 10. “Double-D” will travel west early and participate in the Capitani Classic on Sunday, August 7.

 

Before hitting the road officially, Danny Dietrich and his Gary Kauffman Racing entry will make two starts in Central Pennsylvania. The five-time Central Pennsylvania main event winner thus far in 2016 will visit Williams Grove Speedway on Friday, August 5, and the Port Royal Speedway on Saturday, August 6. A full program for the 410 sprinters will be held at The Grove on Friday night, followed by the Living Legends Dream Race at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday awarding a minimum of $10,000.

 

“I just want to thank everyone who supports this team,” Dietrich said. “I have a long list of people who make travel like this possible. It feels great to have the support that we do. We’re all pretty pumped to get out to Iowa and see what we can do.”

 

Keep up with Danny Dietrich and Gary Kauffman Racing during their entire campaign - right here at the official online home of Fully Injected Motorsports - www.FullyInjected.com. Be sure to also follow Danny Dietrich online at www.dannydietrich.com, as well as on all of the available social networks including Twitter: https://twitter.com/dannydietrich  and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GKRracing/

 


 

Recent Highlights: Earned two victories during PA Sprint Speedweek (Mitch Smith Memorial and Selinsgrove Speedway Finale), as well as the overall PA Sprint Speedweek championship.

2015 Wins: 16

 

2016 Wins: 5 (Lincoln Speedway, Williams Grove Speedway, Selinsgrove Speedway x2, Susquehanna Speedway)

 


 

Danny Dietrich and Gary Kauffman Racing would like to thank all of their current marketing partners including: Sandoe’s Fruit Market, Hickory Run Orchards, Weikert’s Livestock, Carlisle Auto Salvage, CATS Used Truck Parts, Drop Of Ink Tattoo, Bowman Block & Head Repair, Graver’s Garage, Racer’s New & Used Parts Warehouse, B&C Auto Menders, Bear Mountain Orchards, El Vista Orchards, Moritz Machine & Repair, Bream Orchard

 


 

About Fully Injected Motorsports: Headquartered in Western Pennsylvania, Fully Injected Motorsports provides professional grade press releases to multiple short track teams from all areas of the country.

Contact:
altmeyer119@gmail.com / info@fullyinjected.com / www.fullyinjected.com
Twitter: @FI_Motorsports

 

 

 

 

 

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Tyler Altmeyer
Public Relations
Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions
Fully Injected Motorsports

 

altmeyer119@gmail.com

 

tyler@tonystewart.com 

 

    

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