Thunderhill Raceway Park has invited our MINIs to attend the Grand Prix of Willows. This is the San Francisco Region of SCCA’s finale. Our MINIs will be given special Corral parking, reserved seating, special lunch, tour of the entire facility, and more. For more detail and to sign up, please email me at norm@redwoodempire mini.com
Schedule Update for MINIs
Minis arrive – EVERYONE signs in at the front gate. This is the first of TWO waivers you will sign.
10:30am-11:30am – SCCA registration for parade laps in the drift pad Empty out cars of all unnecessary items.
Sign the 2nd waiver and receive wristband
12:00pm – Pregrid in Paddock
12:10pm-12:45pm MINI Parade laps with Pace Car
12:45pm-2:15pm- Reserved Seating lunch and watching the SCCA races
(100pm-130pm) Group 3 Race
(145pm-215pm) Group 6 Race
2:15pm SCCA Tour of Thunderhill Raceway for those that wish.
Attire long pants and closed toe shoes required, no helmets needed MUST HAVE WRISTBAND
Lodging – Michelle, 530-934-8900, she can book Holiday Inn Express, The Travelodge, or the Baymont Inn. Mention Mini Cooper Group or Lisa Diamond.
All three motels have different prices so ask Michelle and she can get you the one you want. For the Travelodge ask for rooms in the 200 series. These are the ones that were recently refurbished.
Passengers must be minimum age 12 with a parental waiver for any ontrack activities including parade laps. Younger children stay in the clubhouse during the parade laps – there will be adult supervision.
Maximum Number of 40 MINIs on track during parade laps.
Lunch: Since we will all be together and it takes some time to go through the Thunderhill Grill line, SCCA has set us up for Option #1 which will require a minimum of 10 and will cost $8 each.
FOOD – Option #1 Preorder Deli Sandwich Trays and fixins $8 per person ( min 10)
Option #2 Packed picnic style lunches provided by each participant
Option #3 – Order from the Grill individually, hot food, but takes time to get everyone’s order.