Posted on June 4th, 2014
By Edward Anschutz
(Sturgeon Bay, WI) June 4, 2014 – Race fans will be able to get autographs from their favorite drivers this Saturday June 7 at Thunderhill Raceway. Dan Lewis Photography will have a surplus of checkered flags for purchase to put those signatures on. Autograph session will take place at intermission.
The night is being brought to you by Jim Olson Motors of Sturgeon Bay. A brand new GM 602 Crate Engine will go to one lucky racer in the IMCA Sport Mod or IMCA Hobby Stock division at…
Posted on May 1st, 2014
By Edward Anschutz
(Sturgeon Bay, WI) May 1, 2014- Due to extremely wet conditions Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway has cancelled it’s opener that was scheduled for this Saturday May 3. With rain all week and cool temperatures the track is simply to soft.
“As I’ve stated from the beginning, we will look out for the drivers and their race cars. The best way to do so early on is with a smooth racing surface.” Stated track promoter Woody Wodack; “We are crossing our fingers in hope that mother nature plays nice and we can get the season rolling next weekend.”
Posted on May 6th, 2013
By Edward Anschutz
Editorial contributor Mike Kelsey
(Sturgeon Bay, WI) May 5, 2013- With the May 11 season opener less than a week away the IMCA Modifieds will be chasing added cash to win the feature at Thunderhill Raceway. A great supporter of the track offered to kick in some extra cash, bringing first place pay to a guaranteed $650. In addition a hard charger bonus of $50 will be added to the driver who passes the most cars in the feature
Thunderhill’s Modified class has fluctuated through recent years and there has be a lot of trash talking that anyone can…
Posted on April 29th, 2013
(Sturgeon Bay, WI) April 29, 2013- Thunderhill Raceway staff members have decided to push opening night to Saturday May 11 due to weather and track conditions. Its been a fine line mastering mother nature. One way or another we plan to get cars on the track before our new opening night.
Practice will now take place on Saturday May 4 at 2pm till ?? We realize everyone is amped up and ready for the season to start but we will always be cautious when it comes to drivers and the track. The last thing we want is drivers tearing up…
Posted on April 25th, 2013
(Possible Make Up Dates Under Consideration)
(Sturgeon Bay, WI) April 25, 2013- Thunderhill Raceway has once again been forced to halt practice for Saturday April 27. Several track works and management surveyed the pit area and track surface. They all agreed it’s still to wet and soft. They still attempted to get on the track only to realize if they went any further, they would’ve gotten stuck.
We don’t want to see anyone wreck their cars. We are going the safe route in hopes of having a solid race surface when the green flag drops on our 2013 season. We are…
Posted on January 4th, 2011
( Manitowoc, WI ) The 2nd annual Lakeshore Motorsports Show and Sale will take place Saturday, January 15th in the Merchants Building at the Manitowoc County Expo grounds.
16,000 feet of display space, Food and Beverages, Inside space available for tables, booths and exhibits. Outside space available for race cars, trucks and trailers. Buy / Sell / Trade, New and used racing parts, equipment and supplies.
Time: 10AM – 4PM FREE PARKING! Admission: Adults $3.00 12 and under Free
For Setup & Display information please call: Greg Herrmann ( 920- 686-9331 or 920-973-5030 ) or Joe…
Posted on June 12th, 2010
Due to the amount of rain the past few days, the scheduled races at Prestige Yacht Coatings Thunderhill Raceway have been canceled. There is too much standing water on the track surface.
Racing will resume next week, June 19, at 6pm with the regular divisions of IMCA modifieds, stock cars, hobby stocks, northern sport mods, NEW super stocks and 4 cylinders in action. The night of racing is sponsored by Budweiser (Flanigan Distributing) and is also $1 Beer Night on all Budweiser products. For more information, visit www.racethunderhill.com or call (920) 743-7052.
Posted on November 16th, 2009
Photos provided by Dan Lewis Photography – http://www.danlewisphoto.net
Posted on November 11th, 2009
Welcome drivers, to the 2010 season. We are having a drivers meeting on Wednesday, November 18th at 7:00p.m. The meeting will be held at The Ladder House in the upstairs banquet hall. We would like to see all drivers, new and old. There will be a number of things to discuss at this meeting.
The good news is Thunderhill will be racing in 2010. Prestige Yacht Coatings is on board as the title sponsor for another year. What Joe Hernandez, owner of PYC did for the track, along with all the ’09 sponsors was tremendous. I fully expect to continue…
Posted on October 16th, 2009