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Southern Thunder Speedway

Southern Thunder Speedway is a 1/4 mile dirt oval located near Taylorsville, North Carolina.

The track did not open for 2005, and has remained closed. Future plans are unclear.

New: 2005-03-19  Last Updated: 2007-05-01

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Track Facts

Elevation: 1120 feet Latitude: 35.912441 Longitude: -81.236188 Time zone: EST/EDT (-0500/-0400)

Historical Note

The track opened in 1985, operating through 1991. It reopened from 1993 to 1999, and again from 2001 to 2004.

It has also operated as Taylorsville Speedway and New Taylorsville Speedway.


Allan E. Brown, The History of America's Speedways: Past & Present. Comstock Park, Michigan: Brown, 2003 , ISBN 0931105617 , pp. 531. Order from National Speedway Directory

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Southern Thunder Speedway
45 Speedway Dr
Taylorsville, NC 28681


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