Category Archives: Evergreen Raceway

Evergreen’s “Springduro” to Kick Off Regular 2017 Racing Season

“Triple Crown Awards” Ceremony to Follow

By: Gene Ostrowski
April 10, 2017

St. Johns, PA (4/10/2017) It’s been a number of years since Evergreen Raceway held an Enduro under the lights. That’s about to change, as the speedway has decided to hold their first regular season Enduro show under the lights on Saturday, April 22. Both, the 4-cylinders and 6/8-cylinder will take to the track for 100-laps of action per division. Following the show, which should conclude by 10 PM, speedway management will present the top ten points finishers from the speedway’s wintertime “Triple Crown Series” will their well deserved awards.

Each event will take place, rain or shine. The event will only be postponed if the weather and road conditions to the track are simply too miserable.

Drivers can save $10 by pre-registering. The pre-registration fee is $40 per event. If drivers are not pre-registered on race day, the fee to compete is $50.

Upon arrival at the track, drivers will pull pills for their starting positions. All pre-registered drivers will start ahead of those who were not pre-registered. All drivers must visit the track office to sign in upon arrival to the track. Each driver will receive a slip with their starting position. A random roll call will take place at the drivers meeting. If a driver’s name is called and they are not present, they will be forced to start in the rear of the field. No exceptions.

The pit gates will swing open for all of the series events at 5 PM. The drivers meeting will take place at 7:00 PM and racing will kick off at 7:30 PM. Registration will close at 6:45 PM.

Grandstand admission for each event is just $5. Pit admission is $25 and the transponder rental fee is $10.

The rules, payout and pre-registration list are at The deadline for pre-registration is Thursday, April 20.

Points will be awarded for the regular season Enduros.

Anyone interested in becoming a race or series sponsor are urged to contact Gene Ostrowski at

Evergreen Raceway is located minutes from Hazleton, PA, in between routes 93 and 309. For more information regarding Evergreen Raceway, including the entire season schedule, directions and divisional payouts, please visit and don’t forget to like their Facebook page as well.

Evergreen Raceway Announces a Pair of Affiliate Sponsors

By: Gene Ostrowski

April 2, 2017

St. Johns, PA- Since taking over the operations of Evergreen Raceway late in 2015, Jason Makarewicz and his team have been doing their best to help bring the track back to the local forefront when it comes to affordable family entertainment. The hard work over the last year hasn’t gone unnoticed and in turn, many area businesses have become involved with the speedway. With that said, Evergreen Raceway is proud to announce a newly formed partnership with Fairway Motors and Harry’s U Pull It of Hazleton.

The two businesses, which have been a staple in the local community for many years have agreed to come on board as track affiliate sponsors.

Founded by Al Corazza fifty Seven years ago, Fairway Motors opened in Freeland and then moved to Hazleton shortly after. Since, because of their customer service and customer loyalty, the business grew on a regular basis.

Fast forward to present. Over the last few years, they have become a Subaru dealer as well and have doubled the size of the original building. The addition of more service bays, two customer lounges, complete with Wi-Fi, flat screen TV and a Starbucks cappuccino station helps serve their customers who want to wait for their car maintenance to be complete. Their showroom has also been expanded and renovated, as have all of the sales offices. The exterior of the building got a complete makeover and was brought up to the latest Subaru specifications.

Proud of where they have accomplished in nearly six decades, Fairway Motors Chevrolet Commercial Truck sales continue to be as strong as ever. They continue to be one of top selling new Chevrolet Commercial Truck dealers in the United States. In fact, they sell more new Chevrolet Trucks than any other Chevrolet dealer in the state of Pennsylvania.

For dependable service and the absolute best customer satisfaction in the area, contact Fairway Motors at (570) 599-2578. They can also be visited on the web at Their showroom inventory can be seen in person at 1101 North Church Street in Hazle Township.

The speedway would also like to welcome Harry’s U Pull It back to their full list fine list of affiliate sponsors. Owned and operated by Joe Kress and with locations in Hazleton, Allentown and Pennsburg, Harry’s is the world’s largest auto salvage yard.

Harry’s not only specialize in every car and truck part imaginable, as they also have selections of motorcycles, lawnmowers and tractors.

A full parts list, hours of operation and contact information can be obtained by visiting


Evergreen Raceway Announces American Rental Equipment as Modified Sponsor

By: Gene Ostrowski

April 2, 2017

 St. Johns, PA-  There are a variety of events on the schedule prior to the official opening day, but the regular racing season at Evergreen Raceway is set to kick off with the American Rental Modified Series headlining the event on Sunday, May 21.

Owned and operated by Mike Piechota and Located in Lehighton, American Rental Equipment offers just about everything under the sun, from heavy equipment to generators and party rentals. A fully stocked hardware store is also on their premises at 511 Mahoning Drive East, and just when you thought that was plenty, American Rental even sells mulch and stone.

Both Piechota and the staff at Evergreen are very excited about their new partnership and they are looking forward to a long lasting relationship with American Rental Equipment and the track’s premier division.

American Rental Equipment can be contacted by calling (570) 818-4450. They can also be visited on line at