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Thunderhill 5-mile Trackday May 22, 2023


Thunderhill 5-mile Trackday May 22, 2023

Golden Gate Lotus Club

Monday, May 22, 2023
Thunderhill Raceway Park, Willows, CA


Registration closed May 21, 2023 6:00 PM at 2023-05-21T18:00:00-0700 Registration ends May 21, 2023 6:00 PM at 2023-05-21T18:00:00-0700 Registration opens February 1, 2023 12:00 AM at 2023-02-01T00:00:00-0800 Registration runs from February 1, 2023 12:00 AM to May 21, 2023 6:00 PM

This event is not yet open  for registration but will be soon.  The info below is from 2022 and may change slightly when the event opens.

  • $225 for GGLC members and $245 for non-members.  You can join the club for $25 when you sign up and  take the $20 discount immediately.
  • Cancellations with full refund are allowed before May 7.
  • All brands of cars are welcome.
  • Each group is scheduled for 7 thirty minute sessions.
  • We have a few spots open for beginners who have never driven on a racetrack before.  We will pair you with a personal coach.
  • Novice/Intermediate group will allow passing  without a pointby on most of the straights and passes in turns with a pointby..
  • Advanced group is open passing.
  • Open wheel cars are allowed in the Advanced Group only.

The Golden Gate Lotus Club has been running open track events for over 20 years.  We are a non-profit group and our goal is to provide low-hassle open track days for minimum cost with maximum track time. 

All brands of cars are welcome at our events.  Typical events are about 20% Lotus and 80% other cars.   Lemons-type race cars are allowed if they are in excellent mechanical condition (Lemons cars will receive a special safety inspection at the track).  Open top cars must have a roll bar with rear braces or factory installed roll-over protection (pop-up bars or similar).  Open wheel race cars are allowed in the Advanced Group only.  Roll bars in open cars must pass the broomstick test.  (top of drivers helmet must not be above the top off the roll bar and windscreen.  

Helmets must be rated SA2010 or later.  Motorcycle helmets are not allowed.  Eye protection required for open cars.  Head and neck restraint systems are STRONGLY recommended for all drivers and passengers.  If you are using a 4, 5, or 6 point harness then a head and neck restraint system is required.