SPOTLIGHT ON SPORTSMAN RACING AT THE BIG SHOW 10
FOX Presents “The Big Sportsman Show” with Contingency Awards for Competitors
SUSSEX, NJ (May 14)……..FOX, a leading manufacturer of high performance shock absorbers, has signed on as the title sponsor of The Big Sportsman Show, the Sportsman support division of the Tuesday, June 26 The Big Show 10 Super DIRTcar Modified Series 100 at Malta, New York’s Albany-Saratoga Speedway. “The Sportsman teams have really supported our Big Shows,” says event organizer Brett Hearn. “So we’re extremely happy to have FOX returning as the title sponsor of the Twin-20s Sportsman races.” FOX Racing Shocks are products of Fox Factory Holding Corp. of California.
The field for The Big Sportsman Show will be divided in half for a pair of 20-lap feature races, each with its own payout including $1,000 to each winner. Should the winning cars be equipped with FOX shocks, and carry the appropriate FOX decal, a $250 contingency bonus will be awarded.
This is an open event for all Sportsman cars and will be run under the jurisdiction of the Albany-Saratoga Speedway Sportsman division rules with one notable exception: rev limiters will not be required. The aluminum wheels of the Sportsman cars from Albany-Saratoga Speedway may be used and all Sportsman cars may use either the Hoosier Sportsman tire or the Hoosier 300 or 400 Modified tire.
Qualifying for The Big Sportsman Show features will be done through timed hot laps. The fastest 12 drivers will then redraw for starting positions in their respective feature race.
Presented by Recovery Sports Grill restaurants, Halmar International, and VP Racing Fuels and joined by FOX as the title sponsor of The Big Sportsman Show---The Big Show 10 is bound to be an exciting evening of dirt track racing at its very best
Reserved seat tickets (the top three rows of the stands) for The Big Show 10 are now on sale by going to the website, www.thebigshow10.com, and clicking on “Tickets.” The reserved seat admission is $35.00. Inside VIP suite seating that includes food, beverages, and a pit pass is $75.00, or a guaranteed front row seat for $90.00. All reserved seats are being sold on a first come basis.
Brett Hearn is a champion professional race car driver with 904 feature race wins to his credit. He has captured 91 track and series championships, including seven point titles at Albany-Saratoga Speedway, and is the defending Modified division champion at Lebanon Valley Speedway. In 2013, Hearn was named “Area Auto Racing News 50 Years Greatest Driver.” Driven Marketing is Hearn’s team that promotes special motorsports events.
Media members may request credentials at www.thebigshow10.com.
Hearn may be contacted during business hours at 973-702-0819, or go to www.thebigshow10.com or www.bretthearn.com for additional information.