Rolling Thunder Big Rigs Headed To CGS On September 21st
By Ben Deatherage
(Photo Courtesy of Aaron Reed)
Cottage Grove, Oregon- For the first time ever in the history of the Cottage Grove Speedway the Rolling Thunder Big Rigs will compete on the historic ¼-mile clay oval. These behemoths travel across the Pacific Northwest and are guaranteed to produce some heart stopping action.
Ticket prices are Adults $16.00, Juniors/Seniors/Military $13.00, and Youths $7.00. Pit gates open at 2:00 PM, front gates 4:00, time trials 5:30, and racing starts around 6:45
The Cottage Grove Speedway has hosted fast and exciting action as far back as 1956. Since then the ¼-mile banked oval has been regarded as a place where fast times are set and plenty of side-by-side racing occurs. Regular classes include 360 Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, NW Extreme Winged Sprint Cars, Late Models, Street Stocks, and Hornets from the months of April till October every Saturday night. For more information be sure and visit the venue’s homepage www.cottagegrovespeedway.com or call the brand new Northwest Tracks Hotline at (360)-699-RACE.