Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park to Host Vintage Motorcycle Classic May 15
The inaugural Thompson Vintage Motorcycle Classic, presented by Indian Motorcycle of Springfield, is quickly approaching!
The event, to be held on Sun., May 15, 2016, will feature a field of historic and antique motorcycles in a Classic Motorcycle Show, a massive swap meet marketplace and manufacturer’s midway vendor area, and a vintage motorcycle track day on Thompson’s 1.7-mile road course. This exciting new event will offer a motorcycle festival atmosphere and is a great way to kick off the riding season across the Northeast.
Gates open at 9 a.m. on the 15th and general gate admission is just $10.
Register your pre-1985 motorcycle for FREE in the Classic Motorcycle Show. All brands welcome!
Swap meet vendors can enter at 7 a.m. on Sunday to set up; a 15-foot-by-30 spot is $30 (includes admission for one person), and early set up is available on Saturday, starting at 1 p.m., for an additional $10 per person.
Sunday, at noon, Motorcycle Show participants are welcome to take a parade lap around Thompson’s 1.7-mile road course. (Helmet required)
Vintage track day will start immediately after the parade lap. Cost is $200 which includes a barbecue lunch.
Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park is located at exit 50 (formerly exit 99) off I-395, at 205 E. Thompson Road, Thompson, CT 06277. The park is just 50 minutes from downtown Boston, 2.5 hours from New York City and 40 minutes from Hartford and Providence.
For more information, call (860) 923-2280 or visit: www.thompsonspeedway.com