Atlanta summers heat up each Thursday with Thursday Thunder, Atlanta Motor Speedway¿s 10-week Legends, Bandolero and Thunder Roadster racing series. One of the most affordable family activities in Atlanta, Thursday Thunder is a bonanza of games, contests, giveaways and exciting racing. The 2004 season is set to kick off its seventh year of competition on June 3. Tickets are just $5 for adults and $1 for children 6-12 (children under 6 are free) for each evening of fun and grass-roots racing on the paved quarter-mile track at AMS, the Thunder Ring. Drivers from age 8 to 68 come from all over the nation to battle each night in eight different classes for the right to be called champions at Atlanta Motor Speedway. But the racing is only part of the fun and excitement at Atlanta Motor Speedway. On the concourse, there will be weekly themes and contests, exciting intermission activities and merchandise and ticket giveaways. Group parties and children¿s birthday parties are also available during Thursday Thunder. Don¿t miss this summer¿s most fun and affordable activity. Come see the region¿s up and coming drivers each Thursday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Call (770) 946-4211 for information or visit or