THUNDER PURSES & USAC PRE-ENTRY FORM POSTED ON THUNDER SERIES WEBSITE

Date: 5/12/2009 6:20:22 AM

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE- - -THANK YOU

THUNDER PURSES & USAC PRE-ENTRY FORM POSTED ON THUNDER SERIES WEBSITE

Drivers & Owners are invited to visit the Thunder on the Hill Racing
Series web site (www.thunderonthehillracingseries.com) to view the
purses for the coming Thunder on the Hill Racing Series events that
include the 358 Modifieds, Big Block Modifieds, 410 Sprints and the
USAC National Wingless Sprint Tour coming to Grandview Speedway in 2009.

2009 will mark the 20th Anniversary season of the Thunder on the Hill
Racing Series that takes place exclusively at the Grandview Speedway.
Grandview is a one-third mile high-banked dirt oval located on Passmore
Road, just off Route 100 in Bechtelsville, PA 19505, just ten minutes
north Pottstown. For more information, call the speedway at
610-754-7688. Grandview Speedway is in operation every Saturday night
from April to October and presents NASCAR Modified and Late Model Stock
Car Racing with a 7:30 PM starting time.

The speedway offers FREE Parking, great food at reasonable prices,
terrific viewing from every seat in the grandstands and a fun-family
environment. Be sure to take in a Saturday night show on the hill.

19 years of Thunder History/85 Events/ More than $2.8 million dollars
in payout

2009 NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series presented by Lee
Myles Transmissions

Wednesday, May 20 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES Keystone Cup Speed
Week Series 410 Sprints & 358 Modifieds
Tuesday, June 2 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES USAC National Wingless
Sprint Tour (Twin 20's) & ARDC Wingless Midgets
Tuesday, June 30 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES Pennsylvania Sprint
Speed Week Series 410 Sprints & 358 Modifieds
Wednesday, July 15 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES- - -TRIPLE CROWN
THUNDER THRILLER - - FAN FUN NIGHT! ! 358 Modifies (full show) URC
Sprints (full show) ARDC Feature Only
Thursday, August 13 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES- - - TRAFFIC JAM
Twin 50's WoO Late Models & Open Competition Big Block Modifieds
Saturday, October 17 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES Halloween Party 6
PM Grandview Thunder 5-25's URC Sprints, 358 Modifieds, ARDC Wingless
Midgets, Rolling Thunder Legends, Sportsman Modifieds & Garden State
Vintage Stock Cars + Monster SMASH DEMO Derby.

19 YEAR STATISTICAL REVIEW OF THE THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES 85 Events
$2.8 Million dollars in payout
THUNDER ON THE HILL ANNUAL CASH PAYOUT
(Payoff does not include all support divisions, making the actual total
payoff higher)
YEAR TOTAL PAYOUT # OF EVENTS
2008 $202,615 6 Events
2007 $215,375 5 Events
2006 $280,000 4 Events
2005 $229,250 6 Events
2004 $191,940 5 Events
2003 $224,500 6 Events
2002 $202,000 6 Events
2001 $180,360 5 Events
2000 $156,050 5 Events
1999 $138,615 5 Events
1998 $109,500 4 Events
1997 $71,000 3 Events
1996 $115,000 5 Events
1995 $105,400 4 Events
1994 $94,000 3 Events
1993 $103,000 4 Events
1992 $95,000 4 Events
1991 $71,000 3 Events
1990 $42,000 2 Events
19 Years $2,826,605 85 Events

THUNDER ON THE HILL ALL TIME CAREER WIN
WINS DRIVER NAME SPRINTS LAST WIN
11 Billy Pauch (410 Sprints) (1-CRA) (1-SCRA) 8/22/2006
10 Lance Dewease (410 Sprints) 10/18/2003
9 Fred Rahmer (410 Sprints) 7/1/2008
4 Greg Hodnett (410 Sprints) 7/16/2003
4 Keith Kauffman (410 Sprints) 10/20/2001
4 Steve Kinser (WoO) 5/24/2005
2 Mark Bitner (URC Sprints) 8/12/2008
2 Cris Eash (410 Sprints) 8/29/2000
2 Jeff Shepard (410 Sprints) 5/21/2008
2 Steve Smith Sr. (410 Sprints) 6/30/1991
1 Ed Aikin (URC) 10/18/2003
1 Bill Brian Jr. (410 Sprints) & URC 10/15/2005
1 Alan Cole (410 Sprints) 8/23/2005
1 Chris Coyle (URC Sprints) 10/20/2007
1 Jon Eldreth (URC Wingless) 8/20/1996
1 Billy Ellis (URC Wingless) 9/3/1995
1 Doug Emery (URC) 8/11/2002
1 Jac Haudenschild (WoO) 5/30/1995
1 Levi Jones (USAC Wingless Sprints) 6/6/2007
1 Dan Kaszubinski (URC) 5/4/2003
1 Mark Kinser (WoO) 8/5/1996
1 Mike Kirby (CRA) 5/5/1992
1 Rick Koenig (URC Wingless) 9/1/1996
1 Don Kreitz Jr. (410 Sprints) 8/27/1997
1 Danny Lasoski (WoO) 5/23/2007
1 Johnny Mackison (410 Sprints) 6/11/1992
1 Tim Schaffer (410 Sprints) 8/23/1995
1 Donny Schatz (WoO) 5/16/2006
1 Todd Shaffer 410 Sprints 7/3/2007
1 Sammy Swindell (WoO) 5/29/1996
1 Bobby Weaver (410 Sprints) 8/27/1991
1 Kevin Welsh (URC) 5/5/2002
1 Kramer Williamson (URC) 8/28/2001
1 Kyle Purks (URC) 10/18/2008

WINS DRIVER NAME MODIFIEDS LAST WIN
6 Jeff Strunk (Modifieds) 6/14/2005
4 Brett Hearn (Modifieds) 7/18/2007
4 Doug Manmiller (Modifieds) 10/18/2008
3 Craig VonDohren(Modifieds) 8/12/2008
2 Frank Cozze (Modifieds) 8/23/2005
2 Billy Decker (Modifieds) 7/16/2008
2 Jimmy Horton (Modifieds) 7/16/2002
2 Tim McCreadie (Modifieds) 8/18/2004
1 Keith Brightbill (Modifieds) 10/18/2003
1 Tim Fuller (Modifieds) 7/19/2005
1 Kenny Gilmore (Modifieds) 10/15/2005
1 Mike Gular Modifieds) 8/22/2006
1 Kevin Hirthler (Modifieds) 6/18/2005
1 Duane Howard (Modifieds) 7/3/2007
1 Tom Mayberry (Modifieds) 7/18/2001
1 Kyle Purks (URC) 10/18/2008
1 Rick Schaffer (Modifieds) 10/21/2000
1 Glenn Strunk (Modifieds) 7/20/1999
1 Tom Umbenhauer (Modifieds) 10/14/2006

THUNDER ON THE HILL SPRINT SERIES TITLE CHAMPIONS
YEAR DRIVER OWNER
2008 Fred Rahmer Jenn & Chad Clemens
2007 Lucas Wolfe Laura Allenbach
2006 Fred Rahmer Sandy Kline
2005 Fred Rahmer Joe Harz
2004 Fred Rahmer Joe Harz
2003 Greg Hodnett Apple Motorsports
2002 Lance Dewease Al Hamilton
2001 Billy Pauch J & M Motorsports
2000 Lance Dewease Joe Harz
1999 Lance Dewease Joe Harz
1998 Lance Dewease Walt Dyer
1997 Fred Rahmer Al Hamilton
1996 Mark Kinser Karl Kinser
1995 Billy Pauch John Zemaitis
1994 Bill Brian Jr. Bill Brian Sr.
1993 Billy Pauch John Zemaitis
1992 Billy Pauch John Zemaitis
1991 Bobby Weaver John Zemaitis
1990 Billy Pauch Glenn Hyneman

COMDIAL BIG SHOW SERIES CHAMPIONS
YEAR DRIVER OWNER
2008 Doug Manmiller
2007 Doug Manmiller
2006 Mike Gular Rudy Gular
2005 Jeff Strunk Chad Sinon
2004 Jeff Strunk Chad Sinon
2003 Greg Hodnett Apple Motorsports
2002 Greg Hodnett Apple Motorsports
2001 Lance Dewease Joe Harz

ONE LAP TRACK RECORD
CLASS DRIVER DISTANCE TIME DATE
410 Sprints Jeff Shepard One Lap 11.433 5/21/2008
Big Block Modifieds Billy Decker One Lap 14.349 7/16/2008


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