Author Archives: Mike Mallett

Thunder Mountain and Utica-Rome Speedway Backroads Battle Series Adds Sponsors, Champion Set to Earn $1,500

VERNON, NY – It didn’t take long for the Backroads Battle Series to gain the attention of the racing world.  Thunder Mountain Speedway and Utica-Rome Speedway finalized the details of the Backroads Battle Series last week and already several sponsors have offered support to the two facilities.  With help from Donath MotorWorx, Enders Racing Engines and Chris Gennarelli, who is

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United Effort: Thunder Mountain and Utica-Rome Speedway Team Up to Offer Backroads Battle Series

VERNON, NY – Early in the off-season, Thunder Mountain Speedway made the decision to switch to Hoosier Racing Tires for weekly action as well as agreeing to add DIRTcar sanctioning to their 358-Modified and Sportsman divisions for 2020. Those changes led to conversations between promotional groups at both Thunder Mountain Speedway and Utica-Rome Speedway. After multiple conversations, the speedways have

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CREEDEN CRUISES TO SHORT TRACK SUPER SERIES VICTORY AT THUNDER MOUNTAIN

CENTER LISLE, NY – Danny Creeden capped his championship season in style Friday at Thunder Mountain Speedway. The Wurtsboro, N.Y., driver turned back a talented field of 45 big-block/small-block Modifieds in the MjH Oilfield Wade Decker Memorial, the eighth round of the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By VP Halmar International North Region. The race was

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RYAN JORDAN TOPS MODIFIEDS ON THE MOUNTAIN

CENTER LISLE, NY – Mark Smith thrilled the Thunder Mountain Speedway crowd on Saturday night. Smith, the Tower City, Pa., based star, wheeled to victory in the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprint (ESS) ‘Sprint Car Saturday’ at the Center Lisle three-eighths-mile oval, his first-career Thunder Mountain score. Smith literally rim-rode around the banked oval in the 25-lap main! A solid

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