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Junkyard Dogs Win Round 1

Junkyard Dogs Win Round 1

Chomping the Competition!
The blue & yellow bashers defeated Crazy 8’s, Angry Citizenz and Mean Green Machine in the Finals to claim the Round 1 victory and the early lead in the points standings. This is the 10th Tournament of Destruction event win for the team’s lineage and moves JYD into a 3rd place tie with Locomotives; behind only Mean Green […]

Camping and Tailgate Flags – New for 2019

Camping and Tailgate Flags – New for 2019

New Team Demo and Dirt Oval 66 merchandise for the 2019 season.

3′ x 5′ camping /  tailgate  flags with two unique designs. One with a mashup of Dirt Oval racing excitement and the other with a crushing head-on TDA impact shot! Flags are double-sided with the same graphic on both sides and two eyelets / grommets. Perfect for flying at […]

Team Demo Association Alters Format for 2019 Season; Sets $20,000 Point Fund!

Team Demo Association Alters Format for 2019 Season; Sets $20,000 Point Fund!

(JOLIET, ILLINOIS)  Team Demo Association – the World’s Only True Professional Team Demo Organization and established in the 1950s – is gearing up for what is sure to be another thrilling season of hardcore action in 2019!  To heighten the stakes of each TDA spectacular event, President Sherri Heckenast announced today a few changes for the 2019 season. While six […]

Help Us Help You! Take Our Survey

Help Us Help You! Take Our Survey

Thank you for taking the time to participate in this survey. Today we will be gaining your thoughts and opinions in order to better manage Dirt Oval 66 and or Team Demolition Derby in the future. This survey should take a few minutes of your time to complete. Be assured that all answers you provide will be kept in the […]

Round 5 Award Winners

Round 5 Award Winners

Tournament of Destruction | September 22, 2018
Orange Crush and Rude Awakening put an exclamation point on the 2018 season and closed Round 5 with a chaotic confrontation. Rude Awakening’s thin supply of cars, thanks to short notice and some brutal races, forced them to be economical and make some friends. #78 Steve Schaefer made an impactful guest appearance and was […]

Double D Destroyers vs High Risk spotlight

Double D Destroyers vs High Risk spotlight

Meet the drivers ready to battle inside the confines of the Dirt Oval @ Route 66 Raceway for the 8th annual “Racin’ for Boobs” Women’s Team Demolition Derby!
This isn’t girly stuff ha-ha fun ‘n’ games where a driver’s gender elicits special treatment. Not here.

It’s same cars; same track; same high stakes for any competitor who suits up and straps in […]

Round 4 Award Winners

Round 4 Award Winners

Tournament of Destruction | August 25, 2018
Orange Crush & Full Throttle’s latest Race of the Night honor is yet another footnote in the series’ greatest rivalry. The scenario was simple: Full Throttle wins = Orange Crush is out of the title hunt. 

#47 Steve Vollbrecht forced #61 John Clemmons straight into the Turn 1 wall, but #60 Dave Swan quickly knocked […]

Summer’s Last Smash: Tournament of Destruction Round 4

Summer’s Last Smash: Tournament of Destruction Round 4

Rally the Troops and Scout the opponents. Teamwork will conquer all obstacles on the course to Round 4 victory and ultimately the Tournament of Destruction Championship!

Boy & Girl Scout Troops from throughout the Midwest are staking ground at Dirt Oval 66 for a full weekend of interactive experiences capped off with joining another packed crowd to watch the pivotal moments […]