2016 What A Year!!

Kryptonite Race Cars,

Kryptonte race cars would like to thank all of our sponsors and affiliates for an amazing season! With 2016 being a breakout year for the company our cars went nationwide, with drivers in Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, Missouri, and many more states the year has been a memorable one for us. Our house cars brought home an amazing season with Tyler Carpenter scoring the biggest win of his career with the Sunoco Race FuelsPaul "Butterball" Wooldridge Memorial at the Richmond Raceway as well as scoring over 20 wins in the late model and 10 wins in the Kryptonite modified along with our 3rd consecutive AMRA National Championship and our 2nd consecutive Gibby's King Championship. Freddie Carpenter brought home 15 wins this year including the biggest win of his career, the Jim Dunn Memorial at Ohio Valley Speedway as well as going 4 in a row for the first time in his career! Kryptonite would like to thank everyone involved for such a standout year full of memories. Keep an eye out in 2017 Kryptonite Race Cars are coming to a front stretch near you!!!

National Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer Gary Webb Joins Kryptonite Racecars!


Gary Webb Racing

(Parkersburg, WV) - Kryptonite Racecars is proud to announce that 2008 National Dirt Late Model Hall of Famer Gary Webb will be running a Kryptonite Racecars dirt late model in the 2016 season. 

"We're thrilled for someone like Gary to run one of our cars." stated Kryptonite Racecar owner Freddie Carpenter. "It'll give us a presence in the midwest that we don't have."

"Gary will be a tremendous asset for us. His 30+ years of experience will be a huge advantage for us when it comes to developing our cars." Kryptonite Racecars manager Seann Anderson stated.

"This is exciting for me. Kryptonite builds great cars and are one of the best kept secrets in dirt late model racing." Said Gary Webb. "Kryptonite house car driver Tyler Carpenter put together a dream season in his Kryptonite. He won 20+ races, two track championships and three regional titles. I can't wait!" 

For more information on Kryptonite Racecars, please visit kryptoniteracecars.com and Kryptonite Racecars on Facebook and @kryptoniterc on Twitter.

Dickson Racing Shocks, JRI Shocks and Kryptonite Racecars announce partnership


(Parkersburg, WV) Freddie Carpenter of Kryptonite Racecars and Chris Dickson of Dickson Racing Shocks and JRI Shocks are proud to announce a performance partnership.

Effective immediately, Kryptonite Racecars Dirt Late Models and modifieds will be utilizing JRI Shocks by Dickson Racing Shocks.

Dickson Racing Shocks is the preferred racing shock service provider of Kryptonite Racecars and is a full service custom racing shock business with 13 years of shock building and 25+ years of dirt oval racing experience.

Kryptonite Racecars will also be a JRI Shocks dealer.

“We’re thrilled about this partnership. Chris’ knowledge and expertise of the suspension for our dirt cars is second to none”, stated Freddie Carpenter, owner of Kryptonite Racecars. “JRI’s record speaks for itself this year. It’s great to have a company like them in our corner. Their package will be a great asset for our teams and customers.”

“The timing is right for me to get back in the racing shock business”, stated Chris Dickson, owner of Dickson Racing Shocks. “My new shop location within Adrenaline Performance Parts has allowed me to jump feet first back in to the sport. Starting a partnership with Kryptonite Racecars and JRI Shocks is giving me a foundation to immediately rebuild my customer base and success on the track.”

For more information on Kryptonite Racecars, please visit kryptoniteracecars.com and Kryptonite Racecars on Facebook and @kryptoniterc on Twitter.

For more information on Dickson Racing Shocks, please visit dicksonracingshocks.com, Dickson Racing Shocks on Facebook and @DicksonShock on Twitter. 

For more information on JRI Shocks, please visit jrishocks.com, JRI Shocks on Facebook and @JRIShocks on Twitter.