SUSSEX, NJ — For the past ten years, “The Big Show” midweek Super DIRTcar Series races have been an annual highlight of Northeast dirt track Modified racing. Presented by champion driver Brett Hearn and his Driven Marketing promotional team, The Big Show 11 returns to Albany-Saratoga Speedway on Tuesday, June 25. And as in past seasons, a sellout crowd is expected at the Malta, New York track. Headlining the night’s racing program is a 111-lap Super DIRTcar Modified Series feature that will award the race winner the top prize of $11,111.
Race fans wanting to insure preferred seating for The Big Show 11 may now purchase reserved seat tickets as well as VIP seating. “We’ve had a great many requests from fans wanting to enjoy the pre-race Midway activities, but were afraid of losing the seats of their choice. So we’ve set aside the top two rows of the stands as reserved seating,” says event organizer Brett Hearn.
Fans may purchase reserved seats by going to the website, www.thebigshow11.com, and clicking on “Tickets.” The reserved seat admission is $35.00. Fans wanting to experience the inside VIP suite that includes food, beverages, a pit pass and access for $75.00, or a guaranteed front row seat for $90.00. All reserved seats are being sold on a first come basis. Pit passes for Albany-Saratoga Speedway or DIRTcar members are $35; non-members, $40.
Presented by Recovery Sports Grills, Halmar International, VP Racing Fuels, Fox Shocks, and Yorkmont Auto Auctions. The Big Show 11 is bound to be an exciting evening of dirt track racing at its very best. Fox Shocks is the presenting sponsor of the twin Sportsman races and will award the winners of each race a $250 bonus if their cars are equipped with Fox Shocks. “Thanks to our sponsors, the winner of the race will take home $11,111, one of the larger payouts on the Super DIRTcar Series tour, fans can share a $1,000 Pick-the-Quick contest prize, and our support Sportsman drivers will race for $1,000-to-win in each of their two features” says Hearn. “What better way to kick off the summer than a great race at a great race track.”
Brett Hearn is a champion professional race car driver with 913 feature race wins to his credit. He holds 93 track and series championships and is the defending Modified division champion at both Albany-Saratoga-Speedway and 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.
Racing on Tuesday, June 25 begins with warm-ups at 6:00 pm, but fans should plan to come early to enjoy the Midway activities which include an hour autograph session with all the top drivers.
-Brett Hearn / Driven Marketing Press Release
-Photo credit: Tyler J. Kinsell