Back on February 25, Speed51’s Bob Dillner and Casey LaJoie, hosts of Speed51’s weekly “Morning Bullring” live online broadcast, helped to reveal the 21 semi-finalists for the 2019 Kulwicki Driver Development Program. During the broadcast they and KDDP’s own Tom Roberts also announced that the seven selected finalists would be announced on the show one […]

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Click the Button Below to Watch the Banquet [button link="https://speed51.com/player-2018-kulwicki-driver-development-banquet/" size="xl" color="green" shape="round"]Click Here to Watch On-Demand[/button] The top driver development program in the country celebrated its 2018 season Thursday night in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Seven drivers from the 2018 Kulwicki Driver Development Program were honored during the program's season-ending banquet in the Speedway Club at Charlotte […]

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Concord, N.C. – Noted auto racing and college football broadcaster Dr. Jerry Punch will serve as the featured guest speaker at this year’s Kulwicki Driver Development Program (KDDP) awards banquet. The evening will also feature a short-track racing “State of the Union Address” by respected veteran racer Bubba Pollard. The annual gala event is set […]

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Concord, N.C. – After posting an incredible finish to an impressive season, Greeley, Colorado’s Brett Yackey has claimed the 2018 Kulwicki Driver Development Program (KDDP) Kulwicki Cup Championship. The hard-charging 18-year-old third-generation racer recorded three of the biggest wins of his young career during the final weeks of the competition and padded his points lead […]

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CONCORD, N.C. -- With only the final weeks of October remaining in the battle for the 2018 Kulwicki Cup Championship, both on-track and off-track activities are more important than ever in the four-year history of the Kulwicki Driver Development Program. It is apparent that what the seven KDDP drivers accomplish during the remaining days of […]

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The 2018 season has produced one success after another for Late Model driver Brett Yackey. Whether it has been winning on the race track or helping with a good cause in the community, the Greely, Colorado native has had a lot to celebrate. But while gaining national recognition for his selection to the 2018 Kulwicki […]

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If Justin Carroll is able to pull off his second Throwback 276 win at Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) this weekend, a Polish victory lap may be in order.   Carroll is heading back to the “Birthplace of the NASCAR Stars” to defend his title in the CARS Tour sanctioned event, which commemorates the history of […]

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Concord, N.C. – In terms of on-track performance, the inaugural 2015 class of the Kulwicki Driver Development Program (KDDP) set the gold standard. Current NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Ty Majeski, former Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway track champion Cole Williams, former Slinger Speedway track champion Steve Apel, and former Golden Sands Speedway track champion Reagan May accounted […]

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The year 2018 is set to be shown the crossed-flags this weekend with the end of June and start of July marking halfway. In that span of time, there have already been many accomplishments throughout the short track world.   This has been especially common for the 2018 Kulwicki Driver Development Program class, including Colorado […]

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Every year the Kulwicki Driver Development Program seeks out young drivers who they feel have the richest of talent on the race track, as well as the richest character away from the race track. While all seven members of the 2018 KDDP class have been doing just that, four drivers all across the continent opened […]

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