Short Track Super Series ‘Cajun Region’ Heads to Thunder Valley Speedway This Saturday, April 17

Written by Chris Moore

GLENMORA, LA – Following a historic series opener at Chatham Speedway, the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco ‘Cajun Region’ prepares for its second-ever event this weekend.

Thunder Valley Speedway in Glenmora, La., will host the STSS Cajun Region Modifieds for the first time this Saturday, April 17. The race will be the Day Motor Sports point series event No. 2 for the STSS Cajun Region competitors.

A 20-lap feature paying $1,000 to win plus bonuses will be preceded by 8-lap heat races.

Mansfield, La.’s Cody Robbins won the inaugural event back on April 3 over Tommy Rascoe of Converse, La., and Caleb Dillard of Many, La. Robbins, who started eighth, executed a last-lap pass to win the series inaugural event in dramatic fashion.

Attention now turns to the banked Thunder Valley bullring.

On Saturday, pit gates open at 4 p.m. Grandstands unlock at 5 p.m. Hot laps begin at 7:30 p.m., with racing starting at 8 p.m.

Pit admission is $35 for adults. Kids (ages 6-12) pay $20 and Children 5 and under are FREE. Transponders are not required for STSS Modifieds.

Grandstand admission is $15 for adults. Seniors and Military with ID are $12. Kids (ages 6-12) pay $10 and Children 5 and under are FREE.

A reminder to race teams that have not filed a membership for the 2021 season: it can be turned in at Chatham this Saturday. The link follows: http://shorttracksuperseriescajun.com/?page_id=72

The ‘Cajun Region’ is designed to provide local Louisiana and Texas competitors local events throughout the season with a point fund in place thanks to a partnership with Day Motor Sports of Tyler, Texas and American Racer Tires.

A ‘Cajun Region’ website is now live at www.shorttracksuperseriescajun.com with up-to-date information.

To learn more about the Short Track Super Series Cajun Region, visit www.shorttracksuperseriescajun.com, call Tim Bates at 318.773.7704 or e-mail TCBMotorsports@aol.com.  Like “Short Track Super Series Cajun Region” on Facebook or follow @shorttrackss_cajun_region on Instagram.

he Short Track Super Series Cajun Region is presented by Day Motor Sports, American Racer Tires, Sunoco Race Fuels, Tim Bates Painting, APE Racing Engines, Shed Road Auto Parts.