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Thursday, January 10th, 2013

Central Texas Speedway announces 2013 schedule

Central Texas Speedway announced this week that NASCAR racing will continue in 2013 starting with the first of eight scheduled events on April 5-6, 2013.

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

Thunderhill Raceway promoter declines to renew track lease

The company that has hosted regular stock car racing at Thunderhill Raceway for more than a decade says it is not renewing its lease with the racetrack property's landlord.

Friday, March 25th, 2011

Thunderhill’s oldest driver still on the road

At 74 years old, "Gentleman" James Huff is by far the oldest – and, many claim, the most gentlemanly – of the drivers who compete at NASCAR’s Thunderhill Raceway in Kyle.

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

Thunderhill announces new lease, features

Thunderhill Raceway has announced a five-year lease, along with other new features. One of them is On Track Experience, which will enable enthusiasts to rent Honda GX 270 powered NasKarts and race them around Thunderhill's 3/8-mile paved...