The new managers of Thunder Road Raceway , located at Thunder Road, say they want to see it become a place that the community will be proud to have and a place where families will enjoy. Friday the raceway will host a test and tune starting at 6 p. Susie and Buddy Dunn say they are drag racing enthusiast but over the summer they stepped up when the track they used was in jeopardy. It's not just about bringing racers to the track, the Dunns said it's also about supporting the local economy. Well next summer hope to change that. You can bring your kids here, they'll be taken care of and you can go to the races," said Buddy.
insideafricancloset.com - Thunder Road Raceway Park and Showtime Dragstrip Added to NHRA Member Track Network
Get ready to hit the track in your vehicle on the very same pavement the stars of NHRA have raced on. Friday night is your opportunity to safely see how fast you can race down the drag strip. Whether you're a first time driver in your street legal vehicle or a seasoned veteran getting your dragster dialed in for serious competition, Friday night is fun for racers of all experience levels. Gates open at 6 p. Schedule is subject to change.
To read the latest on Thunder Road Raceway, visit here. Thunder Road Raceway in Gillam, Louisiana, has announced they are closing at the end of the month. The pair claim the property owners refused to pay for any repairs or upgrades to the track and incorrectly disclosed everything was in working order at the time of purchase. After taking the owners to court for a breach of contract, the two sides decided to settle; the Hoyos were also told they may not renew the lease at the end of the racing season in November.
The racetrack was peeped well, the pits are paved, and they ran a good program. Happy with the Easy to get to. Even offer rides to top of hill Rude and disrespectful to the racers.