Sands Speedway - Gwinn MI

Address: 675 Old Co Rd 553
City: Gwinn
State: MI
Zip: 49841
County: Marquette
Number of visits to this page: 15877

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Paved Oval - Operating Dates: 1970-Present - AKA Thunder Valley Raceway

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Info Updates:
8/26/2012 - Tina Menhennick
Please change Thunder Valley Raceway to Sands Speedway. The website is www. sandsspeedway. com Racing is Every Saturday, qualifying at 3:00pm, racing at 5:00pm. I will submit more info as I get it! Thank you.
12/2/2005 - Sean Fitzgerald
I have been to this track with my friend who lives in marquette. It was her first time at a race and she dug it. Later some guy she met in a bar that races there dedicated a win to her. Its a neat little track with the ruins of a grandstand built into the side of the hill. The backstretch is down hill of the frontstretch which is kinda cool. The flys were misierable and it was hot but it was great. They had no late models that day but the diversity of the cars there was interesting. good 4 cylinder races. Never saw a volkswagen rabbit stock car on an oval before. If you are up that way on a day they are racing you gotta go. There was also a go cart race at a near by park that day, which made finding this track confusing because of roadside directions for the go cart racers.
Sands Speedway - The Track
The Track
Sands Speedway - From Sean Fitzgerald
From Sean Fitzgerald
Sands Speedway - From Sean Fitzgerald
From Sean Fitzgerald
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