New Years Thunder 2018

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Ticket Prices

Students & Concession with ID $25.00
Adults $35.00
Kids 13 & Under Ticket Purchase not required $0.00
Corporate Experience $99.00

Event Dates

6 January 2018

New Years Thunder 2018 – Saturday 6th January

Your favourite 400 Thunder Pro Categories are are back! Kick off 2018 at Willowbank Raceway on Saturday 6th January with Top Fuel, Pro Slammer, Pro Stock & Pro Stock Bike. Being the first event of the year, and first round for the 400 Thunder Pro Series at Willowbank for the season you’ll see a huge field of local and interstate racers hit the black top hoping to gain championship points early in competition.

In addition to our Pro Categories you’ll see  Supercharged Outlaws, Pro Radial, Top Sportsman, Super Sedan, Super Street and Super Gas racers run at Willowbank Raceway for the first time this 2017/18 season. Blown or Turbo, Sedan or Dragster, this event has all the variety and action of the Winternationals jam-packed into one day! 


Competitor Information

Professional Categories

Top Fuel – $300 (Driver + 11 crew)  
Pro Slammer – $315 (Driver + 6 crew)
Pro Stock – $315 (Driver + 6 crew)
Pro Stock Bike –  $315 (Driver + 6 crew)

Sportsman Categories

Supercharged Outlaws – $210 (Driver + 4 crew)

Extreme Bike  $105 (Driver + 1 Crew)
Pro Radial – $105 (Driver + 1 Crew)
Top Sportsman – $105 (Driver + 1 Crew)
Super Sedan – $105 (Driver + 1 Crew)
Super Street – $105 (Driver + 1 Crew)
Super Gas – $105 (Driver + 1 Crew) 

Additional Crew Passes $10

All brackets as per IHRA Australia rules 

Entries Close – 4:00pm Friday 22nd December 2017

Competitor gates open 6:00am

CAS from 9:00am
Qualifying from 11:00am (subject to change with final entry numbers).
Racing from 3:00pm ( subject to change with final entry numbers).




Spectator Information

Adults - $35
Student/Concession - $25
Kids – 13 and under FREE

Spectator gates open at 7:00am

  • Children 13 and under are admitted free to this event (you do not need to purchase an admission ticket for a child)
  •  Please note that children 13 and under are admitted free but are required to pay for reserved seating if required
  • Concession prices - age & disability pension, DVA white & gold cards.  Photo ID is required on entry
  • Food & Drink are permitted with the exception of glass or alcohol


Corporate Experience - SOLD OUT
  • Entry to Air Conditioned Corporate Box with Cash Bar.
  • Includes entry into the event.
  • Only $99 per person.



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