Thursday, January 23, 2014


MINERSVILLE, PA - January 21st, 2014

With the start of the 2014 racing season right around the corner, Big Diamond Speedway is happy to announce the following divisional sponsors that have come on board to help support the sport we love.

DIRT 358 Modifieds- Hoosier Tire Mid Atlantic

Hoosier Tire Mid-Atlantic, your distributor for Hoosier Racing Tires in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Virginia, and Delaware since 1976.  Proud to carry on the business started by founder Urie “Bud” Watson, they give the racers the support they need. At the track, or at the store, that’s where they will be to help you. Just give them a call or send an email. They have tire specialist for every type of racing.  Check out their website at

Sportsman- U.S.S. Achey Iron and Metal Processors

U.S.S. Achey Iron and Metal Processors is a buyer of ferrous and non-ferrous metals that has provided recycling services for Schuylkill and surrounding counties for over 40 years. A third generation family business whose top priority is customer service, U.S.S Achey invests in the most modern scrap metal processing equipment, including a car shredding plant, stationary shear and non-ferrous bailer. Using modern metal processing methods and equipment, they are able to pass the savings onto customers through highly competitive pricing.  Get details at

Roadrunners- Savage 61 Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram

Why should drivers in the Reading, Pottsville, Allentown, Lebanon and Philadelphia areas choose Savage 61 Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram? There are many reasons, but perhaps the most important is the incredible service they offer. From taking time to ensure customers have the best car buying experience when choosing a new Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep or RAM model, to making sure each client obtains the car loan and Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM lease that he/she is most comfortable with, their commitment to you is unsurpassed.  See all the exciting services they offer at

Late Models- Jeremy Slifko Fabrication Services

Founded in April of 2013, they do all types of steel, aluminum, and stainless steel fabrication, plasma table work, bucket repair, truck change-overs, wiring, hydraulics, and so much more.  There is nothing they can't or won't do as long as it is cost effective to their customer.  Located in Pottsville, PA, they can be reached at 570-527-1304 to discus any project you might have.

Please be sure to support these fine sponsors of racing at Big Diamond Speedway.

Don't forget to order your Big Diamond Speedway banquet tickets now before it's too late.  The banquet is Saturday, February 8th at the Pottsville Zone in Pottsville, PA beginning at 5 PM.  Order forms are available on the website at

Also right around the corner is the annual Big Diamond Speedway car show at the Fairlane Village Mall in Pottsville.  The show runs Sunday March 2nd thru Saturday, March 8th.  Forms will be posted on the website soon, or email Tim Long at to have the entry and insurance forms emailed directly to you.

Remember to mark the dates, test and tune for any car with a roll cage on Sunday, March 23rd.  The following week on Sunday, March 30th, it's opening day featuring the Hoosier Tire Mid Atlantic DIRT 358 Modifieds going 30 laps for $3,000 to win and $300 to take the green..  Also on the card will be the U.S.S. Achey Sportsman going 20 laps for $1,000 to win and the Savage 61 Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram Roadrunners going 20 laps for $300 to win.

The following week will be the 2nd annual Money in the Mountains big block/small block challenge for the Modifieds going 40 laps for $7,500 to win and $500 to take the green.  Also on the card will be the seasons first appearance of the Jeremy Slifko Fabrication Services Late Models, along with the Savage 61 Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram Roadrunners, both going 20 laps in their feature events.  Rain date for this event is Sunday, April 6th.

These are the first of many special events scheduled for the 2014 season.  The entire 2014 Big Diamond Speedway schedule can be viewed at

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