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Thunderhill Raceway Canceled for 7/25

Posted on July 25th, 2009

July, 25, 2009; Sturgeon Bay, WI – Thunderstorms and persistent rain showers have canceled tonight’s racing program for Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway.

Racing will resume next week with Miller Lite night. Racing gets underway at 6pm with the regular racing program of IMCA modifieds, stock cars, hobby stocks, northern sport mods, NEW super stocks and 4 cylinders. For more information, visit www.racethunderhill.com or call (920) 743-7052.

Woody’s Signs and Econo Foods Sponsor “Christmas in July” Night at Thunderhill

Posted on July 23rd, 2009

July 23, 2009; Sturgeon Bay, WI – Woody’s Signs and Econo Foods of Sturgeon Bay will sponsor the annual “Christmas in July” themed event this Saturday night at Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway.

Race teams are encouraged to dress up their race haulers with a Christmas theme, as prizes will be awarded to the best appearing rigs. The track and personnel will be donning Christmas decorations and apparel as well.

Racing begins at 6pm on Saturday evening with IMCA modifieds, stock cars, hobby stocks, northern sport mods, NEW super stocks and 4 cylinders hitting the 1/3 mile clay oval. …

$1 Beer & Country Music Giveaways Galore at Thunderhill

Posted on June 17th, 2009

Sponsored by Budweiser (Flanigan Distributing) & 97.7 The Big Dawg

June 17, 2009; Sturgeon Bay, WI – Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway has a full plate of festivities for this Saturday’s racing program. Budweiser (Flanigan Distributing) and 97.7 The Big Dawg will co-sponsor the evening’s events.

All Budweiser products will be sold at the low price of $1 with a paid grandstand admission courtesy of Flanigan Distributing.

In addition, 97.7 The Big Dawg will be broadcasting live at the track starting at 4:30pm giving away prizes throughout the night including Country USA, Porterfield Countryfest, Hodag Festival and Fuddfest tickets.

Racing gets underway…

97.7 The Big Dawg Night Rescheduled for June 20

Posted on June 10th, 2009

June 10, 2009; Sturgeon Bay, WI – Due to last weekend’s race program succumbing to rain showers, 97.7 The Big Dawg will sponsor the June 20 program along with Budweiser at Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway.

The Big Dawg will be out broadcasting live at the track starting at 4:30pm and will be giving away tickets to various country music shows and festivals.

In addition, it will be $1 beer night sponsored by Budweiser. Thunderhill already has a $1 beer special running from 4:30pm to 5:30pm every race night with a paid wristband. The special will run for the…

Thunderhill Races Cancelled 6/6

Posted on June 6th, 2009

June 6, 2009; Sturgeon Bay, WI – Light rain showers soaked the track all afternoon at Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway, and they weren’t letting up anytime soon.

Racing will resume next Saturday night, June 13 at 6pm with our regular racing program of IMCA modifieds, stock cars, hobby stocks, sport mods, NEW super stocks and 4 cylinders.

For more information, visit the website at www.racethunderhill.com or call (920) 743-7052.

97.7 The Big Dawg Night at Thunderhill June 6

Posted on June 3rd, 2009

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Live Broadcast, Giveaways and More!

June 2, 2009; Sturgeon Bay, WI – Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway heads into the fifth week of racing action with one of its new sponsors bringing a full plate of festivities to the table.

97.7 The Big Dawg will be broadcasting live at the track starting at 4:30pm. The Big Dawg will be giving away an abundance of prizes throughout the night, including Country USA, Porterfield Countryfest, Hodag Festival and Fuddfest tickets.

In addition, 97.7 The Big Dawg is kicking off their newest…

WDOR 93.9 Sponsors Opening Night at Thunderhill

Posted on May 7th, 2009

May 7, 2009; Sturgeon Bay, WI – The 2009 season at Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway gets underway this Saturday night, May 9 at 6pm, sponsored by WDOR 93.9. IMCA modifieds, stock cars, hobby stocks, sport mods, NEW super stocks and 4 cylinders will compete weekly through the month of August.

“This year is going to be a no-frills year for the track,” said track promoter Bryan “Woody” Wodack. “We’re going to come here to race our weekly program and have a good time.”

Admission for the 2009 season hasn’t changed. A ticket for adults will cost $9.00, $6.00 for senior…

New Season, New Website for Thunderhill

Posted on May 5th, 2009

May 5, 2009; Sturgeon Bay, WI – With the 2009 racing season right around the corner, Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway’s website has received a big overhaul.

The new look was put together by Chris Budzban of budzodesigns.com, whom also handles the public relations duties of the track. “When I took over the website duties last year, I did everything the hard way. This year I’ve added functions which allow fans to become more involved and ‘in the flow’ along with a more user-friendly look,” said Budzban.

More features will be added to the website during the season, such…

51 Cars Attend Thunderhill Practice Session

Posted on May 2nd, 2009

May 2, 2009; Sturgeon Bay, WI – A total of 51 cars showed up at the Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway for an afternoon practice session. The practice, along with a car show earlier in the day, was sponsored by 97.7 The Big Dawg radio station.

Winners of the car show were Ryan LeMieux in the IMCA modifieds, Don Aregoni in the IMCA stock cars, CJ Weckler in the IMCA hobby stocks, Shawn LeMieux in the IMCA northern sport mods, Jeremy Wiitala in the NEW super stocks and Kipp Burlo in the 4 cylinders.

Prizes were awarded to the winning…

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ATTENTION DRIVERS: ENGINE GIVEAWAYS FOR THE STOCK CARS, SPORT MODS AND STREET STOCKS IN 2015 AT THUNDERHILL RACEWAY

2015 Thunderhill Raceway Motor Giveaways

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) Press Release January 8, 2015- Thunderhill Raceway competitors in the IMCA Stock Cars, IMCA Sport Mods and Street Stocks will be racing for brand new engines. Last season Thunderhill boasted a $30,000 contingency plan at the champions awards banquet, the same will take place in 2015.

The IMCA Stock Cars will be competing for an Extreme Enterprises 500 spec engine valued at $5,000. Jim Olson Motors of Sturgeon Bay has once again stepped up with a brand new GM 602 Crate engine giveaway…

BIG NEWS COMING AT THUNDERHILL DRIVERS MEETING THIS FRIDAY DEC 19

NEW CLASS, DRIVER GIVEAWAYS AND HUGE CONTINGENCIES ADDED FOR THE STOCK CARS AND SPORT MODS

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) December 18, 2014 Press Release- Since the last press release several items have been added to the drivers meeting this Friday, December 19th at 7pm at the Draft Haus in Sturgeon Bay.

First and foremost we ask everyone to attend this meeting. Whether you’re on the fence about your 2015 plans or you’re a full-time Thunderhill racer, we want you there. To sweeten the pot, multiple driver giveaways will take place for those who attend. With lowered gas prices, a great…