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Nov. 7-8 World Championship Punkin Chunkin event canceled

The following is a statement from Punkin Chunkin President Ricky Nietubicz: It is with a heavy heart that we announce the cancellation of the 2015 World Championship Punkin Chunkin event. … ( + )

Dover International Speedway Launches Kids Club Website

Dover International Speedway has announced the launch of a new microsite,, dedicated to its kids club Monster Mile Youth Nation, which was introduced earlier in 2015. Featuring interactive games, … ( + )

Harvick picks up big win in “AAA 400,” advances in Chase

By Brian Citino The most consistent driver through the first 26 races of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series regular season came to Dover International Speedway with his whole season hanging … ( + )

Regan Smith outduels Cup regulars for “Hisense 200” win

By Brian Citino When Kyle Busch leads 110 laps in a NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Dover International Speedway, chances are you’re going to see him in Sunoco Victory Lane … ( + )

Harvick earns top time in second practice session

By Brian Citino It’s no secret that under the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup format, 2014 champion Kevin Harvick is in dire need of a win in Sunday’s “AAA … ( + )

Collin Cabre claims first win in “Drive Sober 125”; Byron takes K&N Pro Series East title

By Brian Citino Dover International Speedway has a well-known reputation for being a little kinder to drivers that have turned laps on it before. Its unique banking and concrete surface … ( + )

Kahne tops first practice for “AAA 400”

By Brian Citino By the standards Kasey Kahne has set for himself throughout his career, 2015 has been nothing short of a down year. He’s winless, missed the Chase for … ( + )

NASCAR Sprint Cup practice over; NASCAR XFINITY Series still scheduled for a 3:30 p.m. start time

Saturday activities at Dover International Speedway were impacted by another batch of wet weather. The second scheduled NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice session was cut short on Saturday afternoon after … ( + )

Kenseth to start out front in “AAA 400”

Friday’s rainy conditions wiped out qualifying events for the NASCAR tripleheader weekend at Dover International Speedway. The fields for Sunday’s “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race and Saturday’s “Hisense … ( + )

Jeff Gordon honored at Dover International Speedway

In a year filled with farewells and reminiscing, Jeff Gordon – and his entire racing family – was presented with a unique tribute to his remarkable racing career. On Friday, … ( + )

Friday, Oct. 2 events at Dover International Speedway postponed

Because of the continued rainfall, NASCAR and Dover International Speedway have announced the cancellation of today’s on-track activities. The “Drive Sober 125” NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race will now … ( + )

Eight-year-old rapper creates exclusive “Monster Mile Rap”

Caleb C. is at it again! The eight-year-old rapper from Allentown, whose NASCAR rap videos have gone viral since February, has created a special video exclusively for Dover International Speedway, … ( + )

Academy Award-nominee Rosie Perez to be grand marshal for Oct. 4 “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race

AAA Mid-Atlantic’s Remy named honorary starter; X Ambassadors’ Harris to sing national anthem Rosie Perez, an Academy Award-, Golden Globe- and Emmy-nominated actress and choreographer, has been named the grand … ( + )

Dover International Speedway prepares to honor Jeff Gordon

At the dawn of the new millennium, as NASCAR was watching its national influence grow from country back roads to corporate board rooms, one driver stood alone as the face … ( + )

Nathan’s Famous 2016 Qualifying Event Seeks Champion in Delaware; Petty to hold Q&A

UPDATED: FRIDAY, OCT. 2; 7:48 a.m. Unfortunately, the Richard Petty Q&A has been canceled. *** *** *** Nathan’s Famous has announced that the official 2016 qualifying tour for the annual … ( + )

Player spots available for 30th annual Dover Motorsports and Bayhealth Foundation golf tournament

Dover Motorsports, Inc. and the Bayhealth Foundation will mark a milestone in their lengthy partnership by co-sponsoring their 30th annual Charitable Golf Tournament on Thursday, Oct. 1 at Maple Dale … ( + )

Predict the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Grid and you could win season tickets in 2016!

The Chase Grid games are here! Through 3 p.m. ET on Sunday, Sept. 20, fans can log on to to predict how they think the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint … ( + )

Ryan Newman looks forward to Chase, encourages Delaware students on education, setting goals

Ryan Newman, one of the 16 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers to qualify for the 2015 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup playoffs, spent Tuesday, Sept. 15 discussing his championship … ( + )

“Dialed In with Claire B. Lang, live from the Monster Mile” set for Friday, Oct. 2

Race fans will once again have the opportunity to attend a live broadcast of the SiriusXM NASCAR Radio program “Dialed In with Claire B. Lang, live from the Monster Mile.” … ( + )

Jeff Gordon’s final laps in Dover as a full-time driver

The “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Dover International Speedway on Sunday, Oct. 4, marks the end of an era for Monster Mile fans. Jeff Gordon, a five-time Dover … ( + )

World Championship Punkin Chunkin to be held at Dover International Speedway, Nov. 7-8, 2015

UPDATE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED Dover International Speedway and the World Championship Punkin Chunkin Association (WCPCA) announced today that it will host the 2015 event on Nov. 7-8 on … ( + )

Oct. 1 NASCAR Hauler Showcase and Parade canceled due to weather

UPDATED: THURSDAY, OCT. 1, 2015; 1:29 p.m. Unfortunately, because of the weather, today’s NASCAR Showcase & Hauler parade, scheduled to begin at the Blue Hen Corporate Center in Dover at … ( + )

Fan activities at the track for Oct. 2-4, 2015 race weekend

NASCAR returns to Dover International Speedway for a tripleheader weekend of Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup action on Oct. 2-4! Last year’s changes to the Chase format has the Monster … ( + )

X Ambassadors to perform free pre-race concert and National Anthem at “AAA 400” on Oct. 4

No. 1 hit “Renegades” continues to top the Alternative charts The popular alternative band X Ambassadors will visit Dover International Speedway on Oct. 4 and perform a free concert at … ( + )

New Ultimate Fan Pass now available!

Includes access to the Driver & Crew Chief meeting, limited-edition keepsake chair, pit pass, guided garage tour, breakfast and more For the first time in the history of Dover International Speedway, … ( + )

Dover International Speedway’s annual 9/11 Memorial Blood Drive set for Friday, Sept. 11

Dover International Speedway will again pay tribute to the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks with its annual 9/11 Memorial Blood Drive, set for Friday, Sept. 11 from … ( + )

Bayhealth Medical Center, Dover International Speedway partner for NASCAR experience raffle

Prize includes opportunity to watch Oct. 4 “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race from “The Most Exciting Seat in Sports, ” the Monster Bridge Bayhealth Medical Center and Dover International Speedway … ( + )

Carl Edwards and Brad Keselowski to appear in the Monster Mile Club on Oct. 4

Carl Edwards, driver of the No. 19 Toyota Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing, and Brad Keselowski, driver of the No. 2 Ford Fusion for Team Penske, will appear in the … ( + )

Martin Truex Jr. Package Debuts at Oct. 4 “AAA 400”

See the driver of the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Chevy in an exclusive fan Q&A session! NASCAR fans will have the opportunity to see Martin Truex Jr. before the … ( + )

Free NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR K&N Pro Series East driver autograph sessions Oct. 2-3

Dover International Speedway is pleased to announce two free autograph sessions as part of the upcoming Oct. 2-4, 2015 NASCAR event weekend. The events will give fans the opportunity to … ( + )

Last chance to see Jeff Gordon behind the wheel at the Monster Mile!

Buy now and save on your “AAA 400” tickets!  NASCAR returns to Dover International Speedway October 2-4, 2015 and it may just prove to be the most exciting race the … ( + )

Add food, drinks, convenience to your race ticket with The Pit Stop

When you visit Dover International Speedway for a NASCAR XFINITY Series or NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, all you need to do is purchase your ticket, show up and leave … ( + )

Three days of racing, plus a scanner, for $90!

Are you a race fan headed to Dover and looking to enjoy all three events and get your hands on a FanVision or Racing Electronics scanner for the weekend? We … ( + )

Talk to your friends during the race with the new intercom race scanner add-on!

Every race fan knows that going to a track and experiencing a race in person includes all the sights, smells and sounds of the event. You also know that it’s … ( + )

Get the chance to see Jimmie Johnson in a Q&A Session!

Jimmie Johnson Ticket Package on sale now! The most accomplished driver in Dover International Speedway history, Jimmie Johnson, will make an appearance this fall as part of The Jimmie Johnson … ( + )

Get a FREE FanVision or Racing Electronics scanner in the General Admission section!

Package includes NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ticket, and either a FanVision or Racing Electronics scanner rental As you prepare to visit Dover International Speedway and are seeking out an affordable … ( + )

Jimmie Johnson makes history with “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win at Monster Mile

By Brian Smith Jimmie Johnson’s had better days at Dover. He’s had days when he’s led nearly 300 laps; he’s had days when he started from the pole and drove … ( + )

Chris Buescher wins “Buckle Up 200” presented by Click It or Ticket NASCAR XFINITY Series race in Dover

By Brian Smith The ending of Saturday’s “Buckle Up 200” presented by Click It or Ticket NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Dover International Speedway was nothing if not unconventional. One … ( + )

Denny Hamlin leads pack in Happy Hour practice for May 31 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race

By: Brian Smith For all the success that Denny Hamlin has had so far this week at Dover International Speedway, he still has one more day’s worth of work to … ( + )

Darrell Wallace Jr. wins “Buckle Up 200” presented by Click It or Ticket NASCAR XFINITY Series pole at Monster Mile

By: Brian Smith Darrell Wallace Jr. had one pole in his career before Saturday, and it was at Dover International Speedway. He now has two, and they’re both at the … ( + )

Denny Hamlin achieves best Saturday “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice run

By: Brian Smith Denny Hamlin had another strong session at Dover International Speedway on Saturday morning, turning the fastest lap of the first practice session one day after earning the … ( + )

Hisense partners with Joe Gibbs Racing & Dover International Speedway

Denny Hamlin to Run Primary in the NASCAR XFINITY Series with Hisense at Dover; Hisense to Sponsor Dover’s NASCAR XFINITY Series Race on October 3 Hisense is pleased to announce … ( + )

Tyler Reddick Victorious in “Lucas Oil 200” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Dover International Speedway

By Brian Smith For a while, it looked like the winner of the Lucas Oil 200 was going to be whichever truck managed to survive 200 laps around the Monster … ( + )

Hamlin edges Truex for pole in “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks”

By Brian Smith Denny Hamlin has led almost 500 laps at Dover International Speedway over the course of his career.  None of those laps have been the last one. He … ( + )

Ryan Blaney wins pole for Friday, May 29 “Lucas Oil 200” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race

By: Brian Smith Ryan Blaney won the pole for tonight’s “Lucas Oil 200” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Dover International Speedway, putting down a lap of 158.465 MPH … ( + )

Jimmie Johnson records fast start in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice

By: Brian Smith Only four drivers in the history of NASCAR have ever won 10 races at the same track.  Jimmie Johnson has the opportunity to join that group this … ( + )

Ty Dillon Impresses in “Buckle Up 200” presented by Click It or Ticket NASCAR XFINITY Series Practice at the Monster Mile

By: Brian Smith Ty Dillon led the field during the first NASCAR XFINITY Series practice on Friday morning at Dover International Speedway, circling the Monster Mile in 22.780 seconds for … ( + )

New catch fence and seating changes highlight off-season projects at Dover International Speedway

DOVER, Del. – Race fans and competitors arriving in Dover for the May 29-31, 2015 race weekend may notice the addition, and subtraction, of a few things they saw when … ( + )

Dover International Speedway to dedicate POW/MIA National Chair of Honor “One Empty Seat” on Sunday, May 31

DOVER, Del. (May 28, 2015) – On Sunday, May 31, Dover International Speedway will dedicate a special POW/MIA memorial as part of their pre-race activities before the “FedEx 400 benefiting … ( + )

Autism Speaks puzzle piece decals featured on May 29-31, 2015 race weekend

Drivers from all three series will again participate in Autism Speaks decal program DOVER, Del. – Many NASCAR drivers will once again proudly display the Autism Speaks puzzle piece decal … ( + )