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TEAM DILLON RACING DRIVERS
>>>Austin Dillon
Austin Dillon is the eldest son of former driver and RCR general manager, Mike Dillon, and grandson of  Richard Childress. He currently drives the #3 Dow Chemical/ Cheerios/Bass Pro Shops/American Ethanol Chevrolet SS full-time for Richard Childress Racing (RCR) in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS).

In 2014, Dillon kicked off his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career by earning the pole at the Daytona 500.  Dillon was one of only 2 drivers to complete all 36 Sprint Cup Series events and finished 20th in points.

When not competing in the NASCAR ranks Austin pilots the #3 Team Dillon Racing/Warrior/ECR Racing Engine Super Late Model and the #3 Team Dillon Racing/Mark Bush Racing Bandit/ECR Racing Engine Open Wheel Modified.

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>>>Ty Dillon
Ty Dillon is the younger brother of 2011 Camping World Truck Series and 2013 Nationwide series champion Austin Dillon, son to former driver Mike Dillon and grandson of  Richard Childress.

In 2014, Dillon completed his first full year in the NASCAR Nationwide Series earning a win at the historical Indianapolis Motor Speedway and finishing 5th in points.

When not competing in the NASCAR ranks Ty pilots the #41 Team Dillon Racing/Warrior/ECR Racing Engine Super Late Model and the #41 Team Dillon Racing/Mark Bush Racing Bandit/ECR Racing Engine Open Wheel Modified.

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>>>Dale McDowell
1 Dale McDowell is a veteran in the Dirt Late Model world.  Along the way, McDowell has earned several wins including crown jewel events and 2 Championships.  He finished 4th in the final points in 2009, and in 2010 he followed it up with a 6th place finish.

Dale McDowell recorded one of his most successful years of his racing career in 2014.  McDowell, who ran a limited schedule of only 36 races picked up 8 wins, 18 top 5 and 25 top 10.  In 2014, McDowell also picked up his largest career win at Eldora Speedway, the Dream 100 paying $100,000.00.

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>>>Ahnna Parkhurst
Ahnna Parkhurst is the oldest daughter of Laurie and Mike Parkhurst of Evans, Georgia. Ahnna started her racing career in June of 2013. She drove a Mini Outlaw in the Box Stock Division at Millbridge Speedway in Salisbury, North Carolina. Ahnna finished 8th in the year-end point standings despite missing thirty-five percent of the race schedule.

In 2014, Parkhurst competed in 2 Mini Outlaw divisions; the Box Stock and Intermediate.  Ahnna raced in a combined 44 events where she showed amazing consistency with 33 top 3 finishes.  In the season long point standings she finished 2nd in the Intermediate and 3rd in the Box Stock divisions.  Capping off an outstanding year, Richard Childress Racing signed Parkhurst to a developmental driving contract in December. Parkhurst will be moving up to the Crate Late Model Division in 2015.

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>>>Ryan Gifford
1 Ryan Gifford of Winchester, TN began racing go-karts at the age of 8 years old.  While attending the McDowell Dirt Driving School for dirt late model stock cars in 2006, Gifford’s talent was noticed by instructors Dale and Shane McDowell who also ran the Driver Development Program for Richard Childress Racing.  In 2008, Ryan was signed by RCR as a development driver for Team Dillon Racing. 

In 2014, Gifford wrapped up his NKNPES career with Rev Racing after finishing 17th in the final point standings with 1 top 5 and 4 top 10 finishes.  Ryan became more focused on his role at TDR as crew chief for Ahnna Parkhurst and his own dirt late model racing program.  He competed in 11 dirt races earning 10 top 10 and back to back wins after switching from the 602 Crate engine to the GM CT525.

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>>>Kate McCall Dallenbach
1 Kate Dallenbach, who comes from a strong racing heritage, started racing Quarter Midgets at age 8.  She showed early success and was twice named rookie of the year, once at Thunder Hill Raceway in Texas and also at New Smyrna Speedway in Florida. Kate has won many racing championships and track records. 

To say racing is in her blood is an understatement; Grandfather Wally Dallenbach Sr. was a successful Indy Car driver, her Dad, Wally Dallenbach Jr., is a two time Trans Am Champion and former NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver, her Mom, was also a racer, racing quarter midgets, asphalt late models, dirt cars and made 2 NASCAR Sprint Cup starts. 

Kate’s career has now progressed to the asphalt late model and dirt late model divisions over the last couple of years and is currently a development driver for Team Dillon Racing a development program for Richard Childress Racing.  Kate, an avid hunter is proud to represent SHE Outdoor Ladies Hunting Clothing from the outdoor experts at Bass Pro Shops.

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