Danny Galullo is a two time Riverside Park Speedway Champion, having won the title in 1963 and 1966. Danny is tied with Dick Dixon for 13th on the Riverside Park all-time win list with 20 wins between 1960 and 1966. Dan also had many wins during the Tuesday night Riverside Sportsman Races. Danny was also the 1962 United Stock Car Racing Club Grand Champion winning at many of the United Sanctioned races in New England and New York.
Danny was one of the Waterbury gang to invade West Haven Speedway in the 50's along with Tony Mordino and Jap Membrino doing battle with West Haven stars at the time, Johnny "King" Cambino and Wild Bill Greco.
Danny's last ride was in the #2 part owned by Tony Alteri, Sr. Dan had a heart attack after a Riverside Feature that forced his retirement from racing. Dan then was a frequent vistor in the pits of Riverside, Plainville Stadium and Thompson Speedway watching his sons Richie and Danny Jr. race before he passed away of a massive heart attack in the late 70's.
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