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Dwaine Esslinger, Engine Builder, Dies At 79

Midget racing pioneer Dwaine Esslinger died Friday morning at age 79.

Esslinger, one of the most successful engine builders in midget racing history, started Esslinger Engineering 44 years ago.

He and his wife Beth celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary Thursday before Dwaine died in his sleep later that night.

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Posted by on Aug 3 2013 Filed under Latest Headlines, Other Midgets, Sprints & Midgets. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.


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