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WEDNESDAY NIGHT RACING AT THUNDERHILL TOMORROW 7/30/14

Posted on July 29th, 2014

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) July 29, 2014 Press Release- A full program is on slate for Wednesday, July 30 and Thunderhill Raceway. IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars, IMCA Sport Mods, IMCA Hobby Stocks and the Street Stocks will be in action with a 6:30pm start time. This is being treated as a regular night and is a track point night. Line ups will be set by point average. The night will also count towards the $30,000 contingency program. (more…)

Extra pay for top 5 finishers in the IMCA Modifieds plus $700 to win Saturday July 12 at Thunderhill

Posted on July 11th, 2014

7/12 Modified Payout

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) July 10, 2014 Press Release- Thunderhill Raceway Modified drivers will once again race for added pay this Saturday, July 12. The top five spots in the main will receive a pay bump with the feature winner taking home $700. Second place pays $400, third $300, fourth $225, fifth $200. No extra fees at the back gate. Being treated as a regular points night.

The 3rd Annual Terry Simon Memorial will take place as the first attempt was washed out by mother nature. The night will…

FRIDAY JULY 4TH SPORT MOD TOPLESS $1,500 TO WIN, $150 TO START JOHN SOUKUP MEMORIAL AT THUNDERHILL

Posted on July 2nd, 2014

John Soukup Memorial

Colton Pink Fire Truck

Sprint Car 2 Seater

Extra cash incentives for Sport Mods

Calling all Street Stocks…the $500 bounty on Billy LeMieux still remains

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) July 2, 2014- The 2nd Annual John Soukup Memorial will pay $1,500 to the winner and $150 to start the feature in the IMCA Sport Mods. Draw re-draw will set the field. This special event will take place on Friday July 4th. Luxemburg Speedway has the night…

EXTRA PAY FOR TOP 5 FINISHERS IN THE IMCA MODIFIED MAIN AT THUNDERHILL JUNE 28

Posted on June 27th, 2014

June 28 Extra Mod Pay

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) June 27, 2014 Press Release- The Kelsey Racing IMCA Modifieds will be competing for an added purse for the top 5 finishers this Saturday June 28 at Thunderhill Raceway. The feature will pay $700 to win, 2nd place pays $400, 3rd $300, 4th $225, 5th $200.

Standard pit pass price, no added fees. Racing starts at 6 PM. Standard pay for 6th place on back.

We are one week away from the $1000 to win $150 to start John Soukup Memorial topless IMCA Sport…

Inaugural Thunderhill Raceway Hall of Fame Induction Saturday June 28

Posted on June 24th, 2014

Wicked Witch Hall of Fame Night

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) June 24, 2014 Press Release- Race fans, old timers and historians this is a night you want to attend! For the first time ever Thunderhill Raceway will induct 7 members into it’s Hall of Fame. The class of 2014 will be inducted this Saturday June 28. The entire nights festivities is proudly brought to you by Wicked Witch Enterprises.

The inductees are as follows…Clyde LeMieux Sr., Irv Ettien, Les Sternard, Dale Knudson, Joe Haferkorn, Butch Georgenson and Fritz VanDuyse.

Tom Wagner is hosting…

Thunderhill Canceled 6/21

Posted on June 21st, 2014

Racing tonight at Thunderhill Raceway has been canceled due to the amount of rain we have had this week. Please join us next Saturday night, June 28th, for our 1st annual Hall of Fame night brought to you by Wicked Witch Enterprises. The Terry Simon Memorial will be re-scheduled for July 12th.

TERRY SIMON MEMORIAL AT THUNDERHILL RACEWAY SATURDAY JUNE 21

Posted on June 19th, 2014

Terry Simon Memorial June 21

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) June 19, 2014- Thunderhill Raceway is set to honor Terry Simon this Saturday, June 21. Terry was a huge supporter of local dirt track racing. You didn’t have to look far to find his wife Darlene sitting beside him in the stands or walking through the pits as they talked to all the drivers. Sadly we lost Terry to an unfortunate accident. He is sadly missed by many and we’re racing in his memory with the 3rd Annual Terry Simon Memorial.

The 1st…

JUNE 14 $300 STREET STOCK BOUNTY / MARCHANT’S MEATS NIGHT #5 AT THUNDERHILL

Posted on June 12th, 2014

Marchant's Meats Night

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) May 12, 2014- Thunderhill Raceway will head into night number 5 of Race Wars this Saturday, June 14 and is brought to you by Marchant’s Meats & Sausage of Sturgeon Bay. As a special treat from Marchant’s Meats as the Ribeye Sandwich will return to the concession stand.

Race Wars continue as Street Stock point leader Billy LeMieux won his fourth feature in a row, raising the bounty for anyone who can beat him to $300. This money goes on top of the winners purse….

FULL $30,000 DRIVER CONTINGENCY LIST ON WEBSITE / WEEK 3 PREVIEW

Posted on May 29th, 2014

Thunderhill Raceway Contingency Program

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) May 29, 2014- A complete list of the $30,000 contingency program is now listed on the tracks website www.racethunderhill.com. It’s a fully detailed list for each division, sponsor, product and or corresponding dollar amount. To be eligible for the 2014 contingency prizes, no driver can miss more than 3 nights of racing the entire season and the driver must attend the season ending banquet. With this Saturday only being the 3rd night of competition, everyone is still eligible.

The list can be found on…

$1,500 TO WIN STOCK CAR FEATURE & $1,000 TO WIN MOD FEATURE THIS SATURDAY, MAY 24 AT THUNDERHILL RACEWAY

Posted on May 21st, 2014

6th ANNUAL NATHAN BOUCHE MEMORIAL

Nathan Bouche Memorial

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) May 21, 2014- In memory of Nathan Bouche, Thunderhill Raceway and it’s proud sponsors have pulled out all the stops raising the feature winning purse in the Olson Fabrication IMCA Stock Cars to a hefty $1,500. The Kelsey Racing IMCA Modifieds also received a pay boost with the feature winner taking home $1000.

No added pit fees for the added purse. No minimum car count. Members pay $20 a pit pass, while non-members pay $25. No hidden costs, pay regular pit…

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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…

THUNDERHILL RACEWAY DRIVERS MEETING FRIDAY DEC 19th @ THE DRAFT HAUS

Thunderhill 2015 Drivers Meeting Dec 19

By Edward Anschutz

(Sturgeon Bay, WI) December 9th Press Release- Thunderhill Raceway preps for the 2015 season and will hold it’s drivers meeting on Friday December 19th, at The Draft Haus Sports Bar at 7:00 pm. The Draft Haus is located at 901 Egg Harbor Rd. Sturgeon Bay.

Fresh off the $30,000 contingency awards banquet last month, promoter Woody Wodack feels the track gaining traction heading for the 2015 season. “We put together one of the best contingency packages any dirt track in northeastern Wisconsin has ever seen.”…