Thunderhill Testers Friday get FREE Sprint Car Race Tickets

March 28th, 2017 by James Chartres

EVENT: Sprint car races at Chico’s Silver Dollar Speedway 

EVENT DATE: Friday, March 31

TIME: 7pm

WHAT: FREE sprint car race admission tickets to all who come to the Thunderhill Pro Shop and sign-up starting Friday at 8am. 

If you come to Thunderhill Park this Friday, March 31 and check in at the track’s Pro Shop, you will be the receipient of tickets to the Silver Dollar Speedway Dirt track races that same evening. Track promoters Dennis Gage [Silver Dollar] and David Vodden [Thunderhill Park] have arranged this special offer for racing fans who frequent the Willows Road course as well as citizens of Willows and Glenn County.

This weekend Thunderhill Park will feature the Sports Car Club of America [SCCA] “Major-Series” road racing, on the three-mile, fifteen-turn road course. Admission to this event is also FREE.

Action at the Silver Dollar Speedway, which is part of the fairgrounds complex in Chico, will feature winged sprint cars plus other divisions and start the 2017 racing season on the quarter-mile dirt oval raceway.

With the tickets obtained Friday at Thunderhill Park, Silver Dollar Speedway admission is also FREE.

“You can’t do any better than this,” noted Thunderhill Park CEO, David Vodden. “Two major motorsports events with “in-your-face racing drama”, starting on Friday and ending on Sunday for FREE is unbelievable!”        All you have to do is come to Thunderhill Park on Friday between 8am and 4pm and pick up your tickets to the sprint car races. It is that simple as long as supplies last!

Access to Thunderhill on Friday for the race testing there begins at 8am and continues until 5pm.

The Friday night winged-sprint car races at Silver Dollar Fairgrounds begin at 7pm following gate opening at 6pm.

The SCCA Championship road races will take place from 9am Saturday morning to 5pm and then repeat the same hours on Sunday. Close to two-hundred race drivers are expected to compete for the wins in seven main events each day.  Fans are encouraged to come for breakfast and stay for the racing. Patrons are welcome to come and go throughout the weekend of racing at Thunderhill Park.

Thunderhill Park is located at 5250 Hwy 162 in Willows, Ca. [] The Silver Dollar Fairgrounds are located in Chico just off the 99 freeway east at the corner of Park and the Skyway Blvd.

For more information on how you can attend both of these major motorsports events this weekend call Thunderhill Park at 530-934-5588 Ext 101.

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