MINI Thunder – Thunderhill Raceway Park, Willows, CA Feb 14-15, 2010
Remember that Sunday Feb 14 is Valentines Day and activities will be at Colusa Casino including the Mini carshow, romantic dinner with champagne and roses.
Feb 15 (Presidents Day) is track dat at Thunderhill
Neillo MINI will be offering FREE tech inspections for all participating Minis.
They will be bringing 3 new MINIs up for display, also will probably have a technician on hand with oil, coolant, torque wrench.
Big O Tires will have a crew there to provide tire & wheel services, checking tire pressures and torque of lug nuts.
Mini Mania will be bringing a trailer full of emergency spares, just in case something breaks. Hoses, belts, trans fluid, oil, etc. They will also be providing each participant with a complimentary copy of the book MOTORING – Getting the Maximum from your new Mini authored by Gary Anderson & Don Racine. They have also offered to deliver any open orders to customers saving shipping charges.
Gotbluemilk.com will be providing event photography. They will be located around the track, taking photos of your Mini and will have them in their trailer for purchase.
For those of you that are reluctant to enter your Mini in a HPDE (High Performance Driving Event), we welcome you to attend the day for free. Time permitting you will be able to take parade laps, without helmets, so that you can experience driving the track. These will be done during lunch and later in the afternoon. We also offer “ride along” rides with instructors.
Lunch is available to those of you who did not register for MINI Thunder as a participant for $15 each.
Don Racine of Mini Mania is looking to bring 3 Classic Racing Minis and a new MINI
Mike Kearney of Seven Enterprises will be bringing the Yellow Fortech Mini.
Working on Joe Huffaker to bring his as well.
Colusa Casino still has rooms available. There is a package deal for a room, romantic dinner, with champagne and roses for two for $215 per couple. Contact: Jim Boggs @ 530-458-8844 ext 6863
Here are some of the vendor/sponsor/contributors that will be there.
Neillo MINI – Sponsor/Vendor www.neillomini.com
Mini Mania www.minimania.com
MC2 Magazine – Sponsor/Publicity http://www.mc2magazine.com/
Miniology.com – Sponsor/Publicity www.miniology.com
Northbay Bavarian – vendor http://www.bmwnbb.com/
Defenders of Speed – vendor http://defendersofspeed.com/store/
FES Auto http://www.fes-auto.com/
Hooked on Driving – http://www.hookedondriving.com/home_noflash2.cfm
RockAuto.com – Gift Certificates http://rockauto.com/
Seven Enterprises www.7ent.com
LANGKA Paint Chip/Scratch Repair http://www.langka.com