Date: July 13, 2017, 03:00 PM - 09:00 PM EDT
Address: 205 E Thompson Road, Thompson, CT, 06277

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Please note that this is a recreational event for street cars, NOT a test day for the July 15/16 SCCA Majors; there is a race car Test and Tune day on July 14th for Majors participants. Majors racers are encouraged to come out and talk to participants as part of the social aspect, but will not be allowed to go on track with their racecars. 

If you have any questions about your vehicle’s eligibility for this Track Night in America event, please contact the Event Manager, Greg Amy (grega@pobox.com).

Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (TSMP), formerly Thompson International Raceway, is a motorsports park in Thompson, Connecticut, featuring a 5 ⁄ 8-mile (1.0 km) paved oval racetrack and a 1.7-mile (2.7 km) road racing course. Once known as the "Indianapolis of the East", it was the first asphalt-paved racing oval track in the United States and is now under the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series banner. Each year Thompson hosts one of the great fall variety events "The World Series of Auto Racing" highlighted by the IMSA Super Modifieds and the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour. This event frequently draws over 350 race cars in 16 separate divisions over three days.

PRICING
Advanced, Intermediate and Novice groups: $150
Track Tour Laps and coming out to watch: $0

 

TRACK SPECIFIC RULES

  • Long pants are required for all participants.
  • Sound limit of 103 decibels will be in force at all times.
  • Paddock area speed limit is 10 MPH. Access road speed limit is 20 MPH. Pit lane speed limit is 30 MPH.

 

EVENT SCHEDULE

3:00PM- Gates Open

3:30PM- Worker Meeting (includes Run/Work participants)

3:45PM - MANDATORY KONI NOVICE MEETING (Novice Paddock)

4:00PM - Koni Novice Group: Paced Laps, MANDATORY ADVANCED GROUP and INTERMEDIATE GROUP BRIEFING

4:20PM - Advanced Group: Session 1

4:25PM - Koni Novice Group: Briefing 1 (Novice Paddock)

4:40PM - Intermediate Group: Session 1

5:00PM - Koni Novice Group: Session 1

5:20PM - Advanced Group: Session 2

5:25PM - Koni Novice Group: Briefing 2

5:40PM - Intermediate Group: Session 2

6:00PM - Track Tour Laps (Open to All)

6:20PM - Koni Novice Group: Session 2

6:40PM - Advanced Group: Session 3

6:45PM - Koni Novice Group: Briefing 3

7:00PM - Intermediate Group: Session 3

7:20PM - Koni Novice Group: Session 3

7:40PM - Track Close

9:00PM - Gates Close

* Times are an approximation (Weather and on-track issues can play havoc with a schedule, and sometimes officials might have to improvise to make sure everyone gets the most out of the event.)

 

Click Here for more information about Track Night events at Thompson Speedway.

 

  • Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park
    205 E Thompson Road
    Thompson, CT 06277
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