Event Registration

Here is the tentative schedule for MINI Thunder VII. We will hold pre-registration on Saturday Feb 13, 2016, dinner, and our Casino Night Party.
Track day is Sunday Feb 14, 2016. Subject to change as we may open up Pre-Registration earlier on Saturday. Will keep everyone posted.

More details to follow but we have been asked by several about the schedule .

The Schedule
Saturday Feb 13 2016
5:00PM - Registration Opens
6:00PM - Dinner
6:45PM -  Casino Night Gaming, Prizes.

Sunday Feb 14 2016
7:00AM - Gates Open
7:00AM - Registration Open (Clubhouse)
7:30AM – 7:50AM Coaches Meeting 2nd Floor
7:30AM – 7:50AM Parade laps on track – No Helmets, 40 MPH max.
8:30AM – 8:50AM All Hands Meeting (Clubhouse)
8:50AM – 9:15AM Group Meeting Intermediate 2nd Floor
8:50AM – 9:15AM Group Meeting Beginner (Clubhouse)
9:00AM – 12:15PM Groups on track for 20 minute sessions followed by classroom instruction (Clubhouse)
12:00PM – 12:45PM Lunch (Clubhouse)
12:45PM – 1:25PM Group Photo (Start Finish) and Parade Laps on track
1:30PM – 4:50 PM Groups on track for 20 minute sessions followed by classroom instruction (Clubhouse)




Norman Nelson


Registration is now open so please check it out.


Click Here to download the "Driver's Checklist" form.

You can mail in to:

Thunderhill Raceway Park
5250 Highway 162
Willows, California 95988

Please print out an bring the tech inspection form, filled out.


Here is the list of fine shops that have volunteered to perform these inspections:

Northern California

O2 Motorsports
865 Twin View Blvd.
Redding, CA 96003
Steve or Stacey Lowery

Niello MINI
2020 Fulton Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95825
Hans Dinse
Direct: 916-971-2150

Bay Bridge Motors
2408 Mandela Parkway
Oakland, CA 94607
Jacques Andres

Mini Mania
870 Gold Flat Rd.
Nevada City, CA 95959
Don Racine

Seven Enterprises
12215 Locksley Lane, Unit #7
Auburn, CA 95602
Mike Kearney (Classic Minis only)

M Service Inc.
2008 Mt. Diablo Blvd.
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Dante Paulazzo
925-932-8744See More

Northbay Bavarian
1801 Empire Industrial
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Rick or Mathew Row

J&G Automotive
633 Irwin St.
San Rafael, CA 94901
Joe Nunes


Southern California


Mortaring Magic
3170 Los Feliz Dr.
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
Scott McIntyre



Mini Worx
23192 Verdugo
Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Mini Worx
4623 Artesia Blvd.
Lawndale, CA 90260




Also Big O Tires will have a crew at Thunderhill to provide complimentary tire and wheel services throughout the day


Food Service:


On Saturday Night we will be holding our Casino Night. You will be given "MINI Thunder Dollars" and will be able to pay at the tables. We will have Blackjack, Poker, Roulette, and Craps. You will exchange your Mini dollars for playing chips... and gamble. We will have tables set up with prizes that have been donated by our vendors and sponsors. With your winnings you will be able to purchase or bid on the prizes. No REAL Money is involved, but it does feel that way.

Before the Casino Night activities start we will have a no host dinner and no host bar. This will be put on by Thunderhill Grill. Dinner will be $17/person and here is the menu (subject to change). This will be served in the Thunderhill Clubhouse.

Pistachio Chicken with a light Dijon cheese sauce. Cheese from our local cheese monger.
Tortellini Florentine
Rice pilaf
Fresh steamed veggies
Spinach salad with feta, walnuts, tomatoes, wontons and a poppyseed dressing
Bread and butter
Coffee service


For those of you needing breakfast on Sunday morning before going out on track, Thunderhill Grill will be serving the following for $11.00 per person in the clubhouse.

This is NOT included in your entry and must be paid separately, directly to Thunderhill Grill.

Sunday breakfast:
Create your omelet station
Breakfast potatoes
Granola and milk
Coffee and juice


Here is something that IS included in your entry. Sunday Lunch:

Slow cooked pulled pork
Chicken teriyaki with pineapple
Coconut rice
Steamed veggies
Bread and butter

We also encourage that you keep hydrated during the day so we will have complimentary waters available to all participants.


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