Night of Thunder
June 23, Saturday
Nitro will fill the air at the Night of Thunder on Saturday showcasing Nitro Nostalgia Alterds, Midwest Nostalgia Pro Stock Series and The Chicagoland Super Stocks.
Each event is not complete at US 131 MSP without a wheel stander or a jet-powered vehicle. This event is no different as Al Hanna will have all three of his Jets on site with the “Frist Strike Firebird taking on “Top Secret” in a battle of the Jet Funny Cars as well as “The Queen of Diamonds II” Also slated for the event is the Peacemaker driven by the 83 year old Jim Brewer.
Friday the gates open at 4:30 pm with an open to all Test and Tune which will be run from 6 pm until 11 pm. Cost to test and tune is just $25, adult general admission is $10, and children 6-12 are just $5.
Saturday gates open at 8 am and the Lane Automotive Bracket time trials start at 9am, bracket eliminations begin at approximately 1:30 pm. Nitro Nostalgia Alterds and other before mentioned cars including Jets will run at 6 pm & 9 pm. Saturday tickets purchased in advance for adults are only $15 and children ages 6-12 are only $5. Saturday admission at gate for adults is $20 and children ages 6-12 are only $7.
Saturday will also be featuring the Original Super Chevy Car Show, swap meet and car coral from 9am until 5pm. Two events for the price of one as gate admission will get in you for either or, or both events.
Sunday Super Chevy Racing gates open at 8 am, one time trial at 9am with eliminations to follow. Sunday general admission at gate for adults is $12 and children ages 6-12 are only $7.