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Sydney Speedway Announces Competitor Information for September 27th; October 9th to 11th Thanksgiving Thunder Weekend

Sydney Speedway officials have released competitor information on their upcoming two events – the Sunday in September taking place on Sunday, September 27th and the Second Annual Thanksgiving Thunder from October 9th to 11th.

General Notes:

  • There is no need to pre-register for these two races though teams that would like to pay for their pit passes in advance and speed up the line on race day can do so beginning the Tuesday before the event by contacting Greg Dowe.
  • The pit side will be limited to 250 crew members and fans. Final preparations are underway by Sydney Speedway staff to have the grandstands open to 250 fans. Fan passes will be available on a first come, first serve basis on race day.
  • Audio and video will be carried by Tim’s Corner Motorsports of both events.


Run of Show:

Pit Gates: 9am
Technical Inspection: 9am

Practice 10am to 12:20pm
(each division will see two rounds of practice)

Drivers Meeting: 12:30pm

Racing: 1pm

Bandoleros: Twin 12s
Legends: Twin 25s
Mini Stocks: Twin 25s
Sportsman: 35 or 50 Laps*
Street Stock: 35 or 50 Laps*

*Based on car count – Seven Cars or Under – 35 Laps | Eight or More – 50 Laps


Position Sportsman Legend (per feature) Mini Stock (per feature)
1st $125 $75 $70
2nd $100 $50 $45
3rd $75 $45 $40
4th $75 $40 $25
5th $75 $35 $25
6th-10th $75 $30 $20
Through the Field $75 $25

Street Stock; please see Brennan MacInnis for your payment information for this weekend

Admission – Pit Pass – $25; Grandstand – $15



***more information on the Thanksgiving Thunder Weekend (payouts, formats, etc) to follow after September 27th event.

Friday, October 9th

Open Practice – 3pm to Dusk

Saturday, October 10th

Racing: 2pm

Bandolero 20
Legend Twin 25s
Mini Stock 50
Street Stock 75**
Sportsman Practice

Sunday, October 11th

Racing: 2pm

Bandolero 20
Legend Twin 25s
Mini Stock 50
Sportsman 100**
Bomber 25 – Bomber Rule Book

**Lap length in these divisions to be based on car count of twelve or more cars.

Grandstand – $15 per person; no weekend pass for grandstand
Pits – $30 per day or $50 for a weekend pass.

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