Atlanta Motor Speedway's Thursday Thunder will not run on Thursday, July 15. The scheduled off week will accommodate drivers' travel plans for The Legends Million race at Atlanta's sister track, Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Atlanta Motor Speedway's Thursday Thunder will return on Thursday, July 22 for the annual Faster Pastor race, an intermission race featuring local church leaders competing in bomber stock cars. Tickets for the event cost just $5 for adults, $1 for children ages six through 11, and children ages five and under are admitted free of charge.

The Legends Million race is an INEX-sanctioned Legends race featuring an unprecedented $1 million purse at Charlotte Motor Speedway. For more information, visit or

Atlanta Motor Speedway's Friday Night Drags will run as scheduled this week on Friday, July 16.

Featuring a full slate of short-track racing, Thursday Thunder is an affordably-priced activity that offers something for spectators of all ages.Gates open at 6 p.m., heat races start at 6:15 p.m. and feature races start at approximately 7:50 p.m. For more information about Thursday Thunder, contact the Atlanta Motor Speedway ticket office at (770) 946-4211 or visit