Racing Event, Car Show
Feb 14–15, 2010
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Contact Information and Links
- Peter Ziedrich
- (707) 433-3239
About MINI Thunder February 14-15, 2010
Redwood Empire Mini Enthusiasts and Thunderhill Raceway Park Presents:
The 1st Annual “MINI Thunder”
Monday Feb. 14-15, 2010
Come join us for the Valentine’s & Presidents Day weekend!
Starting with Sunday afternoon/evening at the Colusa Resort Casino for a Car show with prizes, lounging about the pool, gaming, romantic dinner for 2, fun & dancing and a special MINI package price. Valet for all your gear for track day. They even offer a shuttle for “sleepy heads” – with no vehicle to the track on Monday.
Then it’s off to Thunderhill Raceway Park on Monday for a MINI & Friends day at the track. This special package includes day long track time in four race groups, lunch, event T-Shirts, lunchtime parade laps, Coaching and Demo Rides, Raffles & prizes, beverages throughout the day, “The Newlywed Game”, vendor village, and lots more fun.
Track day special group price of $175.00 per car or $250.00 for shared cars (2 different run groups)
There will be plenty of fun and activities for those that do not wish to track their Minis, including parade laps and Demo laps.
The perfect Christmas Gift for your spouse that you can enjoy as well.
Thunderhill Park Raceway, Willows CA.
The Thunderhill Raceway Track is owned, designed and built by the San Francisco Region of SCCA (Sports Car Club of America). “Designed by enthusiasts – for enthusiasts”. This 15 turn – 3 mile – 36 foot wide twisting and challenging road circuit is built to FIA Standards with generous safe run-off areas and hosts some great elevation changes combined with “off camber” turns and a long front straight guaranteed to whiten your knuckles before turn one.
With prime spectator areas, professional food services, air-conditioned Activity Center, overnight camping, race fuel and high octane gas pumps, emergency vehicles, tow trucks, an on-site medical facilities, restrooms, showers and a playground area for your kids, and even an ATM machine, Thunderhill Raceway Park has something to offer every motoring enthusiast.
So whether you are a first timer or a veteran professional race driver, MINI Thunder will offer you the track time, coaching, and opportunity to enjoy the day, sharpen your driving skills, and “bond” with your Mini.
Even is you don’t want to take your Mini on the track, please some out and join us, experience the track, socialize with fellow Mini owners.
Colusa Resort & Casino
Whether you're here for the thrill of playing your favorite games, the excitement of live entertainment, the pleasure of dining on delicious food, a relaxing session in our Spa and Fitness Center, or the adventure of outdoor recreation, Colusa Casino Resort has something for everyone.
As a guest in the hotel you can choose from luxurious standard rooms or deluxe suites loaded with extra creature comforts, and when you're ready to start winning, all you have to do is stroll down to the non-stop gaming action on the casino floor.
If you're looking to enjoy a mouth-watering meal in a casual, family-friendly, yet elegant atmosphere, it doesn't get any better than Wintun Dinnerhouse. Their friendly staff takes great pride in ensuring your satisfaction. The non-smoking bar is a great place to meet friends and the diverse menu is sure to satisfy every appetite. Wintun Dinnerhouse offers plenty of palate-pleasing choices; from tantalizing appetizers and juicy steaks to specialty desserts, as well as a vast wine and liquor selection.
The renowned culinary staff at Wintun Dinnerhouse prepares their signature menu items with only fresh, locally grown ingredients, guaranteeing you an unforgettable meal every time you visit.
50-100 cars expected
Date and Time
Sun Feb 14, 2010 – Mon Feb 15, 2010
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm (PST)
Location and MapThunderhill Park Raceway