PONCE INLET, FL - Joe Darmofal, Manager of the Motorsports Alloys Group of TW Metals, announced that his company is stepping up their involvement in the All Star Circuit of Champions sprint car series for the 2000 season. In an announcement made at the All Star awards banquet in Indianapolis last week, Darmofal indicated that the company plans to increase significantly their contribution to the All Star points fund as well as increase special promotions at various events throughout the season.

TW Metals became involved with the All Stars as a contingency sponsor in 1999. In addition to contributing to the driver-owner points fund, TW paid nightly bonuses at most of the All Star events.

TW Metals is a leading distributor of specialty metals with 43 locations worldwide. Headquartered in Exton PA, the company services dozens of industries, including metals to racing and after-market related manufacturers.