By Fully Injected Motorsports:

SHERMANS DALE, Pa. (January 12, 2024) – The Chili Bowl Nationals will be a week to remember for Shermans Dale, Pennsylvania’s Derek Sheaffer, not only joining in on one of dirt racing’s premier events, but earning the chance rub elbows with some of the most talented competitors in the world, all of whom chasing the coveted Golden Driller. Hard work, dedication, and support make the trek to Tulsa, Oklahoma, possible, and without proud partners such as Shermans Creek Inn and Aviator Financial LLC, Sheaffer’s trip would have stopped at the door.

“It’s been a lot of fun so far, but we’re not done yet. This entire experience wouldn’t be possible without our friends at Shermans Creek Inn and Aviator Financial…it’s their dedication to short track racing that got me here,” Sheaffer, ace of the Steve Buckwalter Racing No. 0S, said. “They each offer unique services, but show pride in what they do. We’re proud to be associated with them and I hope to bring them success on Saturday during the final day of the Chili Bowl.”

Led by owner and founder, Bill Benner, and headquartered right in the heart of Newport, Pennsylvania, Aviator Financial has been helping clients achieve their financial goals since 2006, and not just pilots. Utilizing his experience in aviation, spending 31 years in Pennsylvania Air National Guard’s prestigious 193rd Special Operations Wing, Benner recognizes and understands risk factors associated with both flying and investing, essentially using his background to help clients identify, understand, assess, and manage their personal portfolios.

Shermans Creek Inn, a staple within the Shermans Dale, Pennsylvania, community, is an establishment like no other, offering fun times, great food- including award-winning wings – and live music on a regular basis. Just north of Carlisle, Shermans Creek Inn offers the perfect excuse to venture off the beaten path, and with winter’s wrath just around the corner, why not hit the road and spend your next night out in Shermans Dale.

Derek Sheaffer and Steve Buckwalter Racing will rejoin the Chili Bowl Nationals field on Saturday, January 13; they are scheduled to start the day’s J-Main.

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Derek Sheaffer and Steve Buckwalter Racing would like to thank all of their marketing partners: Treen Box & Pallet, Dillman Hauling, KLK Mechanical, Shermans Creek Inn, Advanced Septic Services, Aviator Financial, Sharar’s Grocery and Downtown Deli, Fultz Excavating


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Tyler Altmeyer
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