Modern Corporation hosts annual Big Rig Truck Show and Shine – Summer Sizzler offers Racers Bonus Cash and Race Fan Lifetime Season Pass

THOROLD, ONT – For several years, Modern Corporation Night at Merrittville Speedway has also meant Big Rig Truck Show and Shine Night.

For 2018’s Edition Saturday July 7th it will be Big for racers and race fans as well with the Summer BBQD Sizzler awarding bonus cash and a chance at a Lifetime Grandstand Season Pass.

“It was unfortunate that we couldn’t kick off the season with the Semenuk’s Esso Spring Sizzler,” said Merrittville’s Don Spiece, “hopefully the extra money will help some of our race teams kick off summer and for the fans … someone will be able to enjoy a lifetime of Saturday Night excitement.”

Each Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Racing Series Division will have the following amounts up for grabs in their Feature Events … $100 to win for the Dave’s Auto & Speed Centre V6 … $300 to win for the Vansickle Pet Valu & Groomingdale’s Mod Lites … $500 to win for the Central Fabricating & Welding 4 Cylinders … $500 to win for the Hoosier Stocks … $1000 to win for the David Chevrolet Sportsman and $1500 to win for the S&W Service Centre 358 Modifieds.

In each Victory Lane Celebration – the Feature Winner will draw and a lucky driver in each division will also receive the Feature Winner Amount for his or her division.

Through a FREE Draw – one lucky Race Fan will also win a Lifetime Grandstand Season Pass.

Hosted by the premier full service waste provider in the Niagara/Hamilton corridor – Modern Corporation’s Annual Big Rig Truck Show & Shine will feature brands like Peterbilt … Kenworth … Freightliner … Mack … Sterling … International … Western Star and you’ve got to have a favorite! Or maybe it’s the paint and the chrome … or just a cool horn!

“It always makes for an awesome night,” relates Merritville Race Director Tom Beales who works as a Big Rig Truck Mechanic during the week, “I see some of the finest looking trucks in the shop every day … you’ve got to salute them – they work during the week in some of the worst conditions … but they take pride in keeping them looking so good … especially when they come to the track.”

Modern Corporation believes that preserving the environment should be a priority for every home and business and through its involvement at Merrittville Speedway – invites everyone to join the race to reduce, reuse and recycle.

“We are happy to assist Modern in achieving it’s goals,” challenges Spiece, “everyone can make a difference in saving and preserving the environment for future generations.”
Since 1964, Modern Corporation has worked to enhance the quality of the environment and wellbeing of the community by providing recycling, commercial and residential waste removal, landfill, industrial cleaning, sanitation and environmental services to commercial, industrial and municipal customers.

Modern Corporation is committed to the safe handling, effective reclamation and environmentally friendly disposal of a wide variety of waste products and uses state of the art technology to achieve its goals. For Commercial and Industrial customers. Modern Corporation’s Single Stream Recycling is Recycling made easy – by using the latest in state of the art technology which sorts recyclables. Putting everything in one bin increases the ease and convenience of recycling so that more people participate and more resources are saved.

Modern’s Material Recycling Facilities process tin, steel, aluminum, cardboard, mixed waste paper, plastics and glass. As a provider of industrial recycling solutions, Modern is capable of allowing very large scale recycling of concrete, asphalt, wood, drywall, metals, roof shingles and other demolition byproducts. Modern Corporation is an industry leader and remains dedicated to the community and committed to the environment.

With headquarters in Western New York, Modern Corporation provides a full range of solid waste disposal services throughout the region as well as in Southern Ontario, Canada.
The company also operates a tire-recycling facility in Western New York and Florida that offers a complete tire management program with the end product – rubber mulch suitable for use in landscaping, playground and equestrian arena applications.

Modern Corporation also provides Portable Sanitation, Roll Off Container and Lugger Services, Dump Truck, Frontlift Trucks, Walking Floor or Dump Box equipped Tractor Trailers, Demolition Services and Special Organics Services throughout the Niagara Region and Western New York.

For further information – visit or speak with a Customer Service Representative at 905-262-6000 or toll free at 1-800-561-4409.

All Truckers with a Commercial License are eligible for a $2 discount on Grandstand Admission when the gates open at 5:30. Showtime is at 7 PM.

For further information on how to display your truck – call the Speedway Office at 905-892-8266 or via e mail –

For all the news on Merrittville Speedway’s 2018 Season, Race fans and Race teams alike can follow Merrittville on Face Book and Twitter

MERRITTVILLE SPEEDWAY SPONSORS The 2018 67th Anniversary Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Racing Series for Merrittville Speedway’s 5 Divisions is brought to race fans and racers by division sponsors – S&W Service Centre, David Chevrolet, Hoosier Tire Canada, Vansickle Pet Valu & Groomingdale’s, Central Fabricating and Welding and Dave’s Auto & Speed Centre in addition to many marketing partners Visit them at and visit them when you require their products and/or services.

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