Lightning On The Mountain At Thunder Mountain Tonight
History will be made at Thunder Mountain tonight! It's "Lightning on the Mountain" with over $30,000 in cash in the big-block/small-block Modified Division. It's the richest night of racing every at Thunder Mountain. I'll be broadcasting tonight from 4:30 til 6:30.
It's the 2nd leg of the 6 race National Dirt Racing League (NDRL) Short Track Super Series Fueled by VP. The 50 lap main event offers $5,000 to win, $1,500 for 5th, $1,000 for 10th and $500 just to take the green flag.
This is a 6 event series that travels to 5 tracks across NY and Pa. The series champion earns over $10,000 at the end of the season. Drivers from 6 states and the province of Ontario, Canada will be here.
The Sportsman division is also featured tonight. They'll be racing for $1,000 to win.
It's also a Family Fun event. A bounce house for the kids. Autographs with the drivers, music and giveaways throughout the night. Fireworks will end the night of excitement on the Mountain.
Gates open at 4 p.m. The driver's meeting is set for 6:15 p.m. Hot laps are called at 6:40 p.m. with racing at 7:15 p.m. Kid 9 and under are admitted free.
Take I-81 exit 8 (Whitney Point/Lisle) to go to Thunder Mountain. It's at 91 Hunts Corners Road, Center Lisle. Thunder is under new management. There have been numerous facility improvements including all new lighting around the speedway.
Go here to see all the events that are going on for this special night.