Bandimere Speedway ~ Morrison, Colorado

Bandimere Speedway, located in Morrison, Colorado, is best known to drag racing fans as “Thunder Mountain,” its official National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) designation.

The quarter-mile drag strip draws fans from across the country, particularly when it hosts the NHRA Full Throttle Mopar Mile-High Nationals.

Bandimere holds more than 100 events throughout the year, including:

  • drag races
  • off road vehicle races through a rock course
  • jet car races
  • car shows (trucks, bikes, hot rods, muscle cars, tuners, and more)
  • drag racing schools and classes
  • auto parts and swap meets

On the grounds of Bandimere Speedway, there’s also a go kart track, that features go karts that reach speeds up to 55 mph.

Fun Facts About Bandimere Speedway:

  • Bandimere Speedway has a staging area that’s downhill and a shut-down strip that’s uphill (for safety purposes).
  • Bandimere Speedway can seat up to 23,500 people.
  • Bandimere Speedway has a concrete surface.
  • Because Bandimere Speedway is located at an elevation of 5,800 feet, the thin air makes the race cars go slower, not faster.

Location Of Bandimere Speedway:

Bandimere Speedway is located at 3051 South Rooney Road, in Morrison, Colorado.

Other tourist attractions in Morrison include: Red Rocks, Tiny Town, and Dinosaur Ridge.

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