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December 5, 2017 - Results from the Christmas for Kids Race on December 2nd are now posted!

March 28, 2017 - Pit pads are for the drivers that have it rented. If you are NOT there, they are property of the track and will be rented out for $20.

If you have NOT paid for a pad do NOT park on one. If you want to rent one, ask at the pit gate as you come in. Thanks!

March 28, 2017 - Adult Mini Cup Drivers ... We have been asked if we would run you bi-weekly, opposite the Mini Cups (14 years and under)? Need to hear from you and see it there is enough interest for us to consider this!

March 24, 2017 - NO practice tonight, possibility of none tomorrow. Got to the track and found the grader has burn damage! As a result, we can't get the track ready. Will update as soon as possible.

March 23, 2017 - Several of you have asked about practice on Friday night, with forcast for rain on Saturday. We are gonna access the track conditions after the rains this week and see if it is possible to get the track prep done for Friday night. Will post for sure by 2 pm on Friday.

March 17, 2017 - Due to a Family Medical Emergency in the Spurgeon family there will be NO Practice tomorrow, March 18th at Thunderhill Raceway Park. We look forward to seeing you for practice next Saturday, March 25th with an Open Practice from 12p.m. to 5p.m.

January 17th, 2017 - Trevor Woodard from Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee brought the hardware and money back to Tennessee. After getting snowed out the first weekend, Woodard returned this past weekend to compete in the 2017 Ice Bowl in Talladega, Al.  Tennessee was well represented in this division, Woodard was in the total of eleven from our state.  Congratulations to Trevor and his team, awesome job!! 

January 2nd, 2017 - The Thunderhill Raceway Park 2017 season scheduled has been posted! <<Click Here>>

December 15th, 2016 - Thunderhill Raceway Park in Summertown, Tennessee  held it 2nd Annual "Steve Yocom Christmas for Kids Race" in November.  This benefit race was held to collect food and toys to help out those in need in our community. We have the BEST fans, drivers and crew!!   We want to THANK everyone who participated in this special event. There will be smiles on many face this holiday season for a large number of families ... THANKS, Ricky and Sandra our drivers and fans for a great 2016 season and we are looking forward to another one in 2017!! 

November 14th, 2016
- Results from the Christmas for Kids Race on November 12th are now posted! <<Click Here>>

Canned goods/nonperishable items and unwrapped toys will be distributed to families in the community that are in need during this holiday season. Donations to help on water or electric bills will be accepted, also. Drop off locations will be Crocket Hospital @HIM Dept. with (Sandra Yocom), Spurgeon Automotive, Leoma and Cherry Photography, Summertown, TN until November 30th. 

Special thanks to all of our drivers and fans for a great 2016 season and we are looking forward to another one in 2017!! 

November 9th, 2016
- Thunderhill Raceway is still deciding on the date for the Street Stock division rules meeting for the 2017 season and it will be announced at another time. This division is the ONLY class that MAY have a rule change!

Rules for ALL other classes WILL BE the same!! 

Pads & Booths 
For those that have Booths or Pads, you will have until January 31, 2017 to pay for those. After that date they will be up to FIRST come!! 

Due to some remodeling .. For the 2017 season, there will only be 5 VIP booths available on each side.

November 7th, 2016
- Results from the Weekly Racing Series Event on October 29th are now posted! <<Click Here>>

Thunderhill Raceway returns to action on Saturday, November 12th for the Christmas for Kids Race!

June 10th, 2016
- Effective immediately ... you can NOT drive the same car in two classes.. NO exceptions!!

April 12th, 2016
- Added to the schedule for May 21st, 2016 will be a $1,200-To-Win NeSmith Street Stock event along with a $300 fast time award, $150 hard charger award, and a $100 bad luck award.

February 16th, 2016 - Thunderhill Raceway Park will be NeSmith sanctioned for the 2016 season. Also, the Southern All Star (SAS) Super Late Model Series has added events on May 7th and September 3rd.

January 19, 2016
- The 2016 Schedule of Events has been posted.

Notice on pit pads: All pads not paid for by January 31, 2016 will go to next person wanting one.

Sky boxes: Sky Boxes must be paid for by March 1, 2016, after that date; they will be open for purchase to next person on waiting list.

Please contact: Ricky Spurgeon 931-629-4803


December 15th, 2015 - The Christmas for Kids Race in memory of Steve Yocom will help approximately. 30 families to have a better Christmas. Special thanks to EVERYONE that brought food and toys.  Also, money donated went to help several families with utility bills.  We are looking forward to helping even more families next year. 

Merry Christmas to all of these families from Thunderhill Raceway Park in Summertown, Tennessee.

November 20th, 2015 -
Christmas For Kids  … Canned food, unwrapped toys, or money to help on Electric bills for a families in need. If you would like to make a donation, they can be dropped off for the next two weeks at:                                           
Spurgeon’s Radiator Shop             Cherry Photography             
 20 A Dunn Leoma Rd.                         9182 Lawrenceburg Hwy.
 Leoma, TN                                        Mt. Pleasant, TN (next to Shell in Summertown)
931-852-2705                                  931-964-3008

You can also bring these donations to the rules meetings scheduled for November 21st and November 28th.

November 10th, 2015
- The meeting dates have been set to discuss the 2016 rules for Thunderhill Raceway Park. All meetings will be held at the track.

On Saturday, November 21st there will be a 1:00 p.m. cst meeting to discuss Mini Stock rules. At 2:00 p.m. the Stree Stock rules meeting will be held, and will be followed by the Modified Street meeting at 3:00 p.m. At 4:00 p.m. the Dwarf Car rules meeting will take place.

On Saturday, November 28th the E-Mods will meet at 12:00 p.m. cst followed by the Limited Late Models at 1:00 p.m. Crate Late Models will meet at 2:00 p.m. with Rookie Stock having their rules meeting at 3:00 p.m. and Trucks meeting at 4:00 p.m.

Thunderhill Raceway Park is proud to announce that the track will have two new classes for 2015. The Rookie Stock class will feature Front Wheel Drive only vehicles. The Full Size Truck division will also debut. Both of these divisions will go by Bone Stock rules.

November 4th, 2015 - The annual Christmas for Kids Race will be held on Saturday November 14th. The event will be headlined by $2,022-to-win Limited/2 Barrel Late Models Plus $1,022-to-win Crate Late Models. E-Mods, Street Stocks, Dwarf Cars ($322-to-win), Mini Stocks, and Modified Street/NeSmith Street Stocks will all be a part of the program.

Please bring can goods and unwrapped toys. These will be distributed to families in the community that are in need.

Pits open at noon with grandstands at 1:00 p.m. Driver's meeting is at 3:15 p.m. with racing action at 4:00 p.m. Grandstand admission is $15 and pit admission is $30. Ages 12 & under are free in the grandstands.

There will also be trick-or-treating for the kids with the drivers at intermission. Make plans to join us!

October 29th, 2015
- Mother Nature has WON for this Saturday, October 31st. With the amount of rain already this week and 60 to 80 percent for Saturday night, we feel that cancelling it now is the smart thing to do.

GO Trick or Treat with your children and have a SAFE HALLOWEEN!!!

We WILL make this race up on Saturday, November 14th … will post times and additions a little later!!!

October 12th, 2015
- Thunderhill Raceway Park will return to action on Saturday, October 31st with the inaugural SpOOktacular, which will be headlined by a $2,000-to-win, Limited Late Model event. Crate Late Models will battle for $1,000-to-win with a $30 entry fee. Also in action will be E-Mods, Dwarf Cars, Street Stocks, Mini Stocks, and Modified Street/NeSmith Street.

Come out and join us for the Halloween fun and for some GREAT racing action!

Pits open at 3:00 p.m. with grandstands opening at 4:00 p.m. The driver's meeting is at 5:15 p.m. with racing action at 6:00 p.m.

September 21st, 2015
- Thunderhill Raceway will return to action on Saturday, October 10th with a big racing event featuring Limited Late Model, E-Mod, Dwarf Cars, Modified Street/Nesmith Street Stocks, Mini Stock, and Street Stock.

Mark your calendars … Saturday, October 31st  Limited Late Model $2000 SpOOktacular (more details to come on this Halloween Special)

September 4th, 2015
- ATTENTION: Super Late Models with All Steel, 525 GM Crate, or Spec Engines. The Spoiler Rule for these engine packages are 8 inch rear spoiler & 12”inch sides

August 29th, 2015
- Thunderhill Raceway will return to racing action this Saturday, September 5th with the Jerry Glass Labor Day Spectacular. The event includes Super Late Models (50 laps) $3500 to win, extra money added for the top three finishers who run Thunderhill on Saturday and Duck River on Sunday.  Limited Late Model - $1000 to win, Emod - $1000 to win, Street Stock - $600 to win, Mini Stock - $600 to win, Nesmith Street Stock - $500 to win.

Pits open at 3 p.m. Grandstands open at 4 p.m.. Driver's meeting is at 6:00 p.m. with racing action at 7:00 p.m.

General Admission:  Adults $20, Kids 6-12 $5, 5 and under Free, Seniors age 62 and up $8!

Pit Admission:  Adults $35, Kids 6-12 $10, 5 and under Free!

Nesmith Street Stock HAS been added to the racing program for Saturday, September 5th at Thunderhill Raceway. Machine motors will run 2 barrel carbs. Nesmith cars can run 4 barrel carbs. (Due to lack or participation (NO regular Modified Street class); but they can run with the Nesmith Street Stock class.

See everyone there!

July 6th, 2015 - Welcome to the launch of the brand new website for Thunderhill Raceway (Summertown, Tennessee) at, which has been designed by MSR Mafia Marketing & PR Services.

After more than a year of seeing its doors closed, the famed, high-banked oval is back in business with great racing on Friday nights.

See you in 2018!