(Photo: Danny Dietrich in Arctic Cat All Star victory lane at Lebanon Valley Speedway – Arctic Cat All Star Media Photo Credit)
Danny Dietrich back in Arctic Cat All Star victory lane
Ironman 55/Capitani Classic/Knoxville Nationals on deck
By Fully Injected Motorsports:
GETTYSBURG, PA (August 1, 2017) – For the eighth time in 2017, “Double-D” Danny Dietrich visited victory lane, this time for car owner Tom Buch during Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions competition at the Lebanon Valley Speedway in West Lebanon, New York. It was Dietrich’s first Arctic Cat All Star victory of the 2017 season, scoring $7,000 for his efforts after leading all 25 circuits around the high banked, half-mile oval on Sunday, July 30.
For Dietrich, the victory was his second Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions top-five finish of the recent weekend, also finishing fourth for Tom Buch at the Outlaw Speedway in Dundee, New York, on Friday, July 28.
“This was a really special win,” said Dietrich regarding his victory at Lebanon Valley Speedway. “I can’t thank Tom Buch enough. This was his first All Star win as a car owner. I’m glad I could be the one to make that happen for him.”
Between his Arctic Cat All Star starts in New York, “Double-D” visited the Port Royal Speedway “Speed Palace” in Port Royal, Pennsylvania, on Saturday, July 29. Back in the driver’s seat of the familiar Gary Kauffman Racing/Weikert’s Livestock/Sandoe’s Fruit Market/Pace Performance/Gsell’s Whitetails/Hickory Run Orchards/Carlisle Auto Salvage/CATS Used Truck Parts/Drop Of Ink Tattoo/Bowman Block & Head Repair/Sweeney Cars/Self Made/No. 48, Dietrich finished 11th during the Living Legends Dream Race, qualifying for the $10,000-to-win program by winning the first of two semi-features worth $2,000.
Feeding off of his successful weekend, Danny Dietrich and Gary Kauffman Racing will now travel west, set to enter three major events during a nine day stretch in Missouri and Iowa, two of which against the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series.
Danny Dietrich will enter the Ironman 55 at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Missouri, on Friday and Saturday, August 4-5, followed by the Capitani Classic at Knoxville (IA) Raceway on Sunday, August 6, all capped off with the 5-hour ENERGY Knoxville Nationals at Knoxville Raceway on August 9-12.
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 media networks including Twitter: https://twitter.com/dannydietrich and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GKRracing/
Recent Highlights: Finished eighth against Arctic Cat All Stars at Bubba Raceway Park to launch 2017 season. Earned top-ten finish against World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series on Sunday afternoon, February 19. Earned Lincoln Speedway Icebreaker 30 victory worth $4,000 on Saturday, February 25. Earned Lincoln Speedway victory on Saturday, March 25. Finished ninth against Arctic Cat All Stars at Atomic Speedway on April 9. Recorded a Central PA podium sweep at Williams Grove (2nd) and Lincoln Speedway (3rd) on April 14-15. Earned Weldon Sterner Memorial victory at Lincoln Speedway on April 29 worth $6,900. Finished third during Gettysburg Clash at Lincoln Speedway with World of Outlaws on May 17. Earned victory at Williams Grove Speedway on May 26 during Charity event. Finished fourth during Bob Weikert Memorial finale at Port Royal Speedway on May 29. Finished second during Bob Weikert Memorial preliminary on Saturday, May 27. Finished second on back-to-back nights at Williams Grove Speedway and Port Royal Speedway on Friday and Saturday, June 2-3. Scored fifth win of the season on June 10 during Fallen Firefighters Night at Lincoln Speedway. Scored sixth win of the season on June 24 at Lincoln Speedway. Finished second against Arctic Cat All Stars at Waynesfield (OH) Raceway Park on Wednesday, June 21. During Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek, Dietrich earned a victory at Lincoln Speedway, as well as seven other top-ten finishes including a runner-up performance at Selinsgrove Speedway. Finished fourth at Lincoln Speedway on Saturday, July 15. Charged from 16th to ninth during WoO sanctioned Silver Cup at Lernerville Speedway. Scored pair of top-five finishes during Arctic Cat All Star competition at Outlaw Speedway (fourth) and Lebanon Valley Speedway (first).
2015 Wins: 16
2016 Wins: 9 (Lincoln Speedway x2, Williams Grove Speedway x2, Selinsgrove Speedway x2, Susquehanna Speedway x2, Port Royal Speedway)
2017 Wins: 8 (Lincoln Speedway x6 including Icebreaker 30, Weldon Sterner Memorial worth $6,900, Fallen Firefighters Night worth $5,000, Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek; Williams Grove Speedway on May 26 during Charity Race worth $4,000; Arctic Cat All Star victory at Lebanon Valley Speedway worth $7,000)
Danny Dietrich and Gary Kauffman Racing would like to thank all of their current marketing partners including: Weikert’s Livestock, Sandoe’s Fruit Market, Pace Performance, Gsell’s Whitetails, Hickory Run Orchards, Carlisle Auto Salvage, CATS Used Truck Parts, Drop Of Ink Tattoo, Bowman Block & Head Repair, Sweeney Cars, Self Made, Graver’s Garage, Racer’s New & Used Parts Warehouse, B&C Auto Menders, Bear Mountain Orchards, El Vista Orchards, Moritz Machine & Repair, Bream Orchard.
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