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Shawnee Valley Ambulance…

June 26th, 2012

This Saturday the racing action will be presented by Shawnee Valley Ambulance Service. They will be presenting $100.00 to the Hard Charger in the Late Model, Semi Late, Pure Stocks and Four Cylinder features.

Practice Sessions…

June 14th, 2012

The track is available for rental for practice and testing immediately after the races have been completed. Arrangements must be made in advance. This is a great opportunity for drivers to get some extra track time and experience. For more information about practicing at the track please contact the track office.

June 14th, 2012


This week: 5th Annual Windmill 100

May 21st, 2012

Late Model Sportsman 20 laps- $750 to win
Semi Lates 30 laps- $450 to win
Pure Stocks 30 laps- $250 to win
Four Cylinders- 20 laps- $100 to win

5th Annual Willie Will Memorial

May 21st, 2012

will 5th Annual Willie Will Memorial

Friday Night July 6th


Nicki Will, in honor of her Dad will again add $1000.00 to the Late Model purse in honor of her late father. Before passing away in 2008, Willie built and operated Thunder Valley along with his family. Thank you Nicki for your generous contribution.

May 15th, 2012


Speedway Traffic must use Western Entrance in 2012:

April 26th, 2012

 All speedway traffic must enter the speedway from Shade Church Road entrance this season. From Route 30, Turn on to Shade Church Rd approximately 1 mile west of Route 160 (near the Gulf Station). The weight limit on Shade Church Road has been waived for this race season to permit all race car haulers to enter the speedway from that direction.
 The entrance off of Route 160 through the coal mine will be closed, modifications have been made to the Shade Church Road entrance to ensure easy access for all race traffic. 
We apologize for these changes. 
Racing will continue as usual this year at Thunder Valley. 

Opening Day- Saturday Night May 5th

April 16th, 2012

Gates Open 5:00, Warmups 7:00, Racing 7:30
General Admission $12, Children 12 and under FREE
Pit Admission $24

Milt Miller

April 16th, 2012

milt By Eric Zembower

BEDFORD,PA.Former Super Modified, Sprint car and Late Model stand out,Milton“Milt” Miller, ofBedford,Pa.passed away Sunday April 15, 2012 at the age of 79.

Miller began his driving career in 1964, quickly became a winning contender and by 1966 won the super modified championship at the South Penn and Hesston Speedways. In 1967, he was named driver of the Orville F. Conner Motor Transportation #49 “Hemi Hummer” Super Modified and went on to several feature wins that year.

Greater success would follow in 1968 when Conner named future Hall of Fame car builder and driver, Gary Martz, as crew chief. Read more »