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2011 Awards Banquet Photos

Posted on November 11th, 2011

Photos by Dan Lewis Photography – www.danlewisphoto.net

2011 Awards Banquet Set for Saturday, November 5

Posted on October 12th, 2011

Our 2011 awards banquet will be held on Saturday, November 5th at The Draft Haus in Sturgeon Bay. The cost is $23 per person, and money must be received by Oct. 30th. The cash bar will open up at 6pm with dinner being served at 7pm. For more information, call (920) 743-7052 or (920) 743-5757.

Download: 2011 Awards Banquet Flyer (PDF)

Thunderhill Fall Classic Canceled

Posted on September 6th, 2011

Just a reminder to drivers and fans that our Fall Classic that was originally scheduled for September 9th and 10th has been canceled.

HALLOWEEN THEMED CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHT AT THUNDERHILL RACEWAY PLUS EXTRA CASH SEPT. 3

Posted on August 30th, 2011

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) August 30 – Thunderhill Raceway prepares for the final point night of 2011 on September 3. Champions will be crowned in all 6 divisions. The night will also feature a Halloween theme where fans, drivers and track workers are invited to dress up in costumes. Drivers and crew are encourage to decorate their trailer in the Halloween theme for the children.

Floors by Josh will be sponsoring the final night of racing and has thrown extra cash on the line with $200 for the winner in IMCA Stock Cars and IMCA Sport Mods and an…

Floors by Josh Championship Night Details

Posted on August 30th, 2011

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Come join us this Saturday night for Championship Night sponsored by Floors by Josh. It is also “Trick or Treat” Night at the races, kids 12 and under wearing a costume will get in free! Extra money is being added to the winners of the modified, stock car and sportmod features. Right now an extra $100 to the winner of the modified feature and an extra $200 to the winner of the stock car and sportmod features. Also, a special “backwards” race will…

THUNDERHILL SPORT MOD KING OF THE HILL & 300TH STREET STOCK FEATURE SAT. AUGUST 27

Posted on August 24th, 2011

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) August 24 – IMCA Sport Mod appreciation night will kick off on Saturday August 27 at Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway. The Sport Mods take their turn racing for extra cash in the “King of The Hill” race.
 
$500 will be spread out to the top 5 finishers in the King of the Hill race, with the winner taking home $300. There is NO extra fee at the back gate for the Sport Mod King of The Hill. How it works…the top 10 finishers in the feature will automatically be in, then we will take 2 provisional’s…

POINT BATTLES TIGHTEN WITH ONLY 2 NIGHTS REMAINING AT THUNDERHILL

Posted on August 24th, 2011

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) August 24 – As the 2011 season draws to a close, pressure is at an all time high for teams challenging for titles at Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway. With only 2 point nights left teams will be burning the midnight oil checking every nut and bolt to make sure their race cars are ready for the final push as we get set to crown champions in all 6 divisions.

In the Kelsey Racing IMCA Modifieds, Jay Matthias sits atop the standings holding a 9 point edge over Todd Dart. Dart is a former Champion…

AFTER A FOUR YEAR HIATUS THE “POWDER PUFF” RETURNS TO THE HILL

Posted on August 16th, 2011

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) August 16 – The ladies of ThunderHill Raceway will get their chance to take the 1/3rd mile clay oval. Its been four long years since the track offered a night in which is affectionately called the Powder Puff.

“Every year I receive many phone calls from fans who want to know, are we having a Powder Puff?” Stated track promoter Bryan “Woody” Wodack; “My goal is to give the fans what they want so the Powder Puff will return.”

The night will be brought to you by Peil Construction and Custom Seal Coating. The night will…

LAUTENBACH, HACKETT AND ARNESON BATTLE FOR THE IMCA SPORT MOD CROWN

Posted on August 14th, 2011

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) August 14 – As the 2011 points season draws to a close the battle for the Butchs Auto IMCA Sport Mod title heats up at Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway. Three drivers are locked in a dog fight with only 3 point nights left.

New Franken’s Brad Lautenbach comes in your point leader eyeing his first ever crown. Algoma’s Tyler Hackett is in his second year of racing, holds down the second spot just 4 points behind Lautenbach. Defending Champion Eric Arneson of Oconto Falls comes in third, just 5 markers back. Of the 12…

KING OF THE HILL UP TO $1500 TO WIN FOR THIS SATURDAY AUGUST 13

Posted on August 10th, 2011

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) August 10 – The 3rd Annual “King of The Hill” IMCA Modified Tournament will take place this Saturday, August 13 at Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway. The winners purse has now been pushed to $1500. The night will be brought to you by Witt Peninsula Ford.

Due to the winners share going up the racing format for this event has received another tweak to allow more drivers with a chance at taking home the $1500 pay day. Each Modified driver racing Saturday will draw a chip, this will determine your opponent and designate if you…

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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…