Races & Series - Drivers - Tracks - Other Projects - Contribute - Contact Us


Big Diamond Speedway.jpg
Big Diamond Speedway

0.375 mi./0.604 km. Dirt Oval located in Minersville, PA
Opened: 1972 | Track In Operation



Website: http://bigdspeedway.com/

Loading map...

The following table contains a list of all known touring series or major events held at this speedway. Think we're missing one or have the results to it? Contact us!

Date Sanction Winner Laps
1979 Coalcracker Bob Emerich
1980 Coalcracker Charlie Eckert
1981 Coalcracker Paul Koch
1982 Coalcracker Charlie Eckert
1984 Coalcracker Charlie Eckert
4 May 1984 United Racing Club Scott Haus
22 June 1984 United Racing Club Kramer Williamson
1985 Coalcracker Fred Rahmer
1986 Coalcracker Doug Hoffman
1987 Coalcracker Craig Von Dohren
1988 Coalcracker Doug Hoffman
8 September 1989 Coalcracker Toby Tobias
1990 Coalcracker Jeff Strunk
17 August 1990 Stroh's Super Sportsmen Leroy Martin
1991 Coalcracker Rick Schaffer
1992 Coalcracker Kenny Brightbill
1993 Coalcracker Billy Schinkel
1994 Coalcracker Kenny Brightbill
1995 Coalcracker Tom Mayberry
1996 Coalcracker Jeff Strunk
1997 Coalcracker Jeff Strunk
1998 Coalcracker Duane Howard
1999 Coalcracker Duane Howard
3 September 2000 Coalcracker Billy Pauch
13 July 2001 United Racing Club Jeremy Trout 25
2 September 2001 Coalcracker Duane Howard
4 August 2002 Mid-Atlantic Championship Series Jack Pencil
2 September 2002 Coalcracker Billy Pauch
2003 Coalcracker Keith Hoffman
30 May 2003 United Racing Club Dave Ely
18 June 2003 Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series Alan Johnson (NY)
2004 Coalcracker Doug Hoffman
28 May 2004 COMDIAL Telephone Communications DIRT Southeast Big Block Modified Series Frank Cozze
16 June 2004 Advance Auto Parts Modified Super DIRT Series
COMDIAL Telephone Communications DIRT Southeast Big Block Modified Series
Brett Hearn 100
7 June 2005 Race of Champions Dirt Modified Tour South Region Jeff Strunk 75
9 August 2005 Race of Champions Dirt Modified Tour South Region Billy Pauch 75
2006 Coalcracker Duane Howard
6 June 2006 Race of Champions Dirt Modified Tour South Region Billy Pauch 75
25 July 2006 Race of Champions Dirt Modified Tour South Region Alan Johnson (NY)
2007 Coalcracker Craig Von Dohren
27 April 2007 ARDC Frank Polimeda 20
18 May 2007 ARDC Dave Ely 20
7 June 2007 ARDC Frank Polimeda 20
2008 Coalcracker Duane Howard
25 June 2008 World of Outlaws Late Model Series Darrell Lanigan 40
2009 Coalcracker Ryan Godown
26 April 2009 Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series Duane Howard
24 June 2009 World of Outlaws Late Model Series Josh Richards 40
2010 Coalcracker Duane Howard
4 June 2010 AMSOIL USAC Sprint Car National Championship Chris Windom 40
2011 Coalcracker Ryan Godown
26 July 2011 Race of Champions Dirt Modified Tour Stewart Friesen
2012 Coalcracker Doug Manmiller
8 June 2012 AMSOIL USAC Sprint Car National Championship Chris Windom
2013 Coalcracker Jeff Strunk
2014 Coalcracker Matt Sheppard
24 June 2014 World of Outlaws Late Model Series Darrell Lanigan 40
2015 Coalcracker Ryan Godown
5 May 2015 Short Track Super Series Bob Hilbert Sportswear North Region
Short Track Super Series Pioneer Pole Buildings Inc. South Region presented by Scotty's Speed & Diesel
Rick Laubach 50
19 June 2015 United Racing Club Josh Weller
1 April 2016 XCEL Chassis 600 Modified Tour Josh Pepe 20
17 May 2016 Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series North Region
Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series Velocita South Region
Ryan Watt 50
17 May 2016 Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series Open Sportsman Tour Brandon Grosso 25
17 May 2016 XCEL Chassis 600 Modified Tour
XCEL Chassis Brett Deyo Motorsports Mini-Series
Michael Burrows 20
20 May 2016 American Racing Drivers Club Brett Arndt 20
3 June 2016 XCEL Chassis 600 Modified Tour Richie Hitzler
17 June 2016 United Racing Club Josh Weller
22 July 2016 XCEL Chassis 600 Modified Tour Aaron Bowes
29 July 2016 American Racing Drivers Club Brenden Bright
4 September 2016 XCEL Chassis 600 Modified Tour Aaron Bowes
4 September 2016 Coalcracker Craig Von Dohren
28 April 2017 United Racing Club presented by Capital Renegade Custom Coaches and Trailers Mark Bitner 25
19 May 2017 USAC Eastern Regional Midget Series presented by ARDC Brenden Bright 20

A table of all seasons in which 51's Third Turn has point standings for this track. Click on each individual season to view all divisions and point standings. If we don't have points to a particular season and you do, please Contact us!


At The Third Turn, we cover thousands of races and dozens of sanctioning bodies. That means plenty of short tracks, superspeedways, road course, bullrings, and cookie-cutters have seen action. Tracks, of course, are an integral part of racing. Edit this page and give us a brief overview and history of this racing facility.