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  Thunder Road - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thunder Road is the title of a 1958 movie about running moonshine in the mountains of Kentucky and Tennessee in the early 1950s.
Thunder Road was also the name of the home-made spaceship in the film Explorers starring Ethan Hawke, River Phoenix, and Jason Presson.
"Thunder Road, and the context of a legendary crack-up"
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Thunder_Road   (375 words)

  
 ACT - American Canadian Tour
The American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and Thunder Road, a high banked, quarter mile oval stage the annual right of spring with an event was supported by 110 race cars and a plethora of people as witnessed by this photo.
Fisher, known for running Thunder Road's high groove spend a considerable amount of time on the high side, one of the few to work that part of the track.
Fomer ACT Tour and Thunder Road Champion, Phil Scott was his consistent self according to those on the watches.
www.acttour.com   (2800 words)

  
 Thunder Road Café - Celebrating over 10 years in Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland. The Original Theme Restaurant in ...
Thunder Road Café - Celebrating over 10 years in Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland.
Celebrating over 10 years, Thunder Road Café is Dublin's hippest theme restaurant, slap bang in the heart of trendy Temple Bar offering a very extensive menu which contains a very generous selection of appetising dishes which vary from burgers to salads, pastas, chicken, seafood and steaks.
Thunder Road Café boasts award winning cocktail bar men as well our partnership with the sublime Finlandia Vodka meaning that your pleasure is paramount to us.
www.thunderroadcafe.com   (130 words)

  
 Thunder Road - Official Website for Thunder Road   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Thunder Road Int’l Speedbowl in Barre, VT held it’s annual car show on Main Street in Barre on Saturday, April 29th to kick off the opening weekend for the ¼ mile asphalt oval.
Barre, VT — Thunder Road International Speedbowl, Barre, VT, and the Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company of Burlington, VT are pleased to announce today (April 26), a five-year partnership at the high banked, quarter-mile paved stock car racing oval.
Thunder Road hosts ACT Late Model Tour and Tiger Sportsman Series special events as well weekly competition in its 18-race schedule throughout the spring, summer and early fall.
www.acttour.com /tr   (1924 words)

  
 Argus Leader - Best in Business 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Thunder Road Family Fun Park owner Al Novstrup purchased 30 new go-carts in 2001 at a cost of $120,000.
Last year, Thunder Road donated $300,000 in free tickets to churches, schools and organizations in the region.
Novstrup said about one-third of the Thunder Road staff is composed of high school students, who also represent a large portion of the customer base.
www.argusleader.com /specialsections/2003/bestinbusiness/Sundayarticle26.shtml   (473 words)

  
 Thunder Road
Though Thunder Road is insistently a fl-and-white film, the prose of the promotional hardly does justice to the movie.
Nick Clooney recalls in a Cincinnati Post obituary for Mitchum, “In that part of the world, Thunder Road was Gone With The Wind wrapped in Citizen Kane.
Viewed from a less compulsively regional angle, Thunder Road is an enduring example of Americana in the depiction of the rural upper South, its car culture, the roads and roadsides.
www.univie.ac.at /Anglistik/easyrider/data/Thunderr.htm   (598 words)

  
 The SF Site Featured Review: The Forgotten / Haunted / Thunder Road
Thunder Road was originally published in 1995 under T. Thorne's pseudonym of Chris Curry.
I suppose I may be jaded or desensitized to horror, but I found Thunder Road not the least bit horrifying or even creepy, not even graphic enough to shock or disgust, utterly lacking in atmosphere or mystery and barely capable of sustaining any suspense.
Where The Haunted works better than Thunder Road or The Forgotten is that it doesn't give away the ending right from the start.
www.sfsite.com /04b/th198.htm   (1049 words)

  
 Travel to Georgia on Dawsonville's "Thunder Road USA" | North Georgia Journal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Inside the impressive complex, Jim Mack, Thunder Road's director of information services, met us in "The Alleyway," a faux brick-paved strip that serves as the starting and stopping point of the tour.
Thunder Road had only opened in May (of 2002) and the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame was brand new, too, but already the Hall was filled with memorabilia from eight of Georgia's racing greats: Raymond Parks, Red Byron, Red Vogt, Lloyd Seay, Gober Sosebee, Roy Hall, Tim Flock, and, of course, Bill Elliott.
(Thunder Road is open Monday through Thursday 10:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M., and Friday through Sunday 9:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. Adult admission is $8.50; senior adults (60 and older) $7.50; kids 6-12 $6.50; and kids under 5 free with a paid adult admission.
www.georgiabackroads.com /articles/thunder_road.asp   (2524 words)

  
 Times Argus: Vermont News & Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
BARRE TOWN — Races held at Thunder Road on Saturday and Sunday determined the 2005 track champions for the Tiger Sportsmen, Street Stock, and Junkyard Warrior divisions.
BARRE — Defending Thunder Road Late Model Champion, Cris Michaud from Williamstown, just might be sitting in the cat-bird seat as the ACT Late Model Tour heads into his home track Sunday for the rescheduled Merchants Bank 150.
BARRE — Barre's Thunder Road will initiate the use of alternative energy in the 2005 racing season, introducing an optional agricultural grain-alcohol Ethanol and gasoline fuel mix to power race cars in one of its successful stock car divisions, populated by more than 40 race teams.
www.timesargus.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?Category=troad   (1187 words)

  
 MTX Road Thunder Amplifiers
MTX Road Thunder Amplifiers are designed from the ground up at the MTX electronics engineering lab in Phoenix, AZ.
The line is made up of three models, a 2-channel, a 4-channel and a monoblock Class D unit.
Road Thunder amps are packaged in a sleek and stylish fl and red powder coated heatsink featuring a negative cut MTX logo on the top and solid rubber iso-feet for easy mounting.
www.mtxaudio.com /caraudio/products/amplifiers/roadThunder251D.cfm   (155 words)

  
 Thunder Road
Ripley came to Thunder Road with a reputation as an outsider and something of a wild man but balancing this, also a fast and economical director.
Internet critic Paul Brenner claims that Thunder Road lacks directorial flair and doesn't appear directed but “assembled, in scrap metal chunks.” (5) In truth, this film bears a minimal style presenting as it does a series of tableaux that seem to owe much to silent cinema.
The cars used in Thunder Road were sourced from bootleggers, and Mitchum, “was fascinated by the cars.
www.sensesofcinema.com /contents/cteq/02/20/thunder.html   (1221 words)

  
 The Trenton Thunder Baseball Team
The Thunder and The Chubb Institute have entered into a new partnership agreement for the 2006 season that will enable TCI Massage Therapy students to gain hands-on experience in their field by providing massage treatments to Thunder players
Kevin Howard and Randy Ruiz homered in the loss for the Thunder.
The 26-year old carried the Thunder offensively last week, batting.474 (9-for-19) with four doubles, two homers, four RBI, four runs scored, three walks, one stolen base and a 1.000 slugging percentage in five games.
www.trentonthunder.com   (198 words)

  
 Thunder Road Motorcycles :: Leading Motorcycle Dealer, South Wales   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Thunder Road Motorcycles :: Leading Motorcycle Dealer, South Wales
Ring the Thunder Road sales team on 01656 642940 or more details visit our WE BUY BIKES FOR CASH PAGE.
Thunder Road Motorcyles, Tremains Road, Bridgend, CF31 1UA
www.thunderroad.co.uk   (277 words)

  
 Thunder Road
She keeps the pace alternately laconic and creepy, slowly picking up speed and finally barreling to a breakneck and satisfying conclusion.
E-mail darkdel@darkdel.com with your requests for autographs or personalizations (for yourself or gifts) of Thunder Road and other Thorne titles.
Old Madelyn, Thunder Road's locale, is loosely based on a real old west mining town, Calico, now a state park.
www.tamarathorne.com /Thunder_Road.htm   (626 words)

  
 Thunder Road   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
One man drove drunk, and, before that offense was resolved, he succumbed to road rage.
After a quick stop at a Jack in the Box, he decided to sit out the gridlock at the Rework Lounge at 5200 East McDowell Road, where he had another four beers.
He topped off the evening with a second strip joint, the Diamond Club on Scottsdale Road, where he continued to drink.
www.hispanic.cc /luciano_arriaga_jr.,_thunder_roll.htm   (6230 words)

  
 JournalStar.com
The Thunder’s road games at the Texas Tycoons on Friday and Saturday and at the Gallup, N.M., Talons on Sunday have been postponed.
After tonight’s game, the Thunder was facing a 10-hour van trip Friday to Fort Worth, Texas, and even more than that to get to Gallup from the Metroplex on Sunday.
The Thunder, ranked sixth in this week’s ABA power rankings, was whistled for 33 fouls and committed 28 turnovers.
www.journalstar.com /articles/2005/12/01/sports/doc438e7dffa1d7d084404226.txt   (462 words)

  
 BALLAD OF THUNDER ROAD
He'd go by like they were standin’ still on Thunder Road.
Thunder was his engine, and white lightning was his load
He left the road at 90; that’s all there is to say.
www.univie.ac.at /Anglistik/easyrider/data/ballad_of_thunder_road.htm   (264 words)

  
 Thunder Road Marathon Official Race Site
The all-new Thunder Road Marathon unites the excitement of road racing, music, family-friendly entertainment and the Charlotte region's rich heritage of stock car racing.
Each runner or relay team must pick up his or her chip at the Thunder Road Expo on Friday.
The University of Run For Your Life is the Official Training Group for the Thunder Road Marathon.
www.runcharlotte.com /information.htm   (749 words)

  
 Sioux Falls Thunder Road-Sioux Falls, SD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Thunder Road offers fun for all groups, from large corporate outings to children's birthday parties.
At Thunder Road we specialize in getting you in your kart fast and giving you one of the best experiences in the area.
We are happy to offer group rates for businesses, schools, churches and sports teams.
www.thunderroad.info /siouxfalls.htm   (306 words)

  
 Sioux Falls Thunder Road   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
To contact Thunder Road in Sioux Falls click here.
If speed is your ticket, race right over to the most dynamic go-kart tracks in the area.
Come check out these new attractions where you can play foosball in a whole new dimension, test your strength and endurance on the Rock or blast your buddy in an old fashion water balloon fight.
www.feelthethunder.com /sf.html   (330 words)

  
 BBC - Humber - Thunder Road - interactive drama from the BBC
BBC - Humber - Thunder Road - interactive drama from the BBC
It's party time at Thunder Road - the club is full, and Malc and Becky are having a laugh.
It's the best night Thunder Road has seen in years.
www.bbc.co.uk /humber/thunderroad   (66 words)

  
 Sailing World - Rolex Transatlantic 2005: Thunder Road, Mid-Atlantic
Aboard Sariyah May 30, 41 degrees 34 N, 42 degrees 33 W 1,635 miles 072 degrees to the finish off the Lizard, 1,414 miles at 267 degrees from the starting line.
She's got a Bruce Springsteen DVD on the big screen, and Bruce is singing about Thunder Road.
We'll continue to thunder down the rhumbline to England.
www.sailingworld.com /article.jsp?ID=37120&typeID=419&catID=0   (965 words)

  
 Thunder Road   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
For over five years I have been creating, maintaining and updating the Thunder Road website for you.
I will continue to support Thunder Road and add my two cents to any of Thunder Road's activities.
In the mean time however, if you need to get in touch with Thunder Road, please contact Peter Mestach, (09)232 17 90 or mestach.peter@skynet.be for all your questions related to Bruce Springsteen and Thunder Road.
www.victorie.com /thunderroad/home.html   (439 words)

  
 R&T ROADandTRACK.com -- Comparison Tests: Thunder Road: The Standing Mile (9/2005)
And finally, the production-car contingent was well represented by the delectable 750-bhp Saleen S7 Twin Turbo, a Ford GT, two cars from our pal Alois Ruf: a 2004 R Turbo and a 1986 CTR (the classic Yellow Bird!); a Lamborghini Murciélago, a Dodge Viper and a Chevrolet Corvette.
So join us now on a sunny June day in Lemoore, and witness more than 8000 collective horsepower thunder down the runway, in a test made possible with the gracious help and cooperation of the U.S. Navy.
For the record, we ran in the morning to benefit from the cooler temperatures, and the windsock revealed a steady headwind of about 10 mph for most of the day.
www.roadandtrack.com /article.asp?section_id=31&article_id=2572   (770 words)

  
 WhoWon.com ... The Internet Source for Motorsports News and Information
The track's annual car show is slated for Saturday, April 29 and the traditional "Class Day" celebration for all divisions will precede qualifying on Sunday, April 30.
Two additional Tour races will he held at Thunder Road including the 28th annual Bond Auto Parts Labor Day Classic 200 (Sat/Sun, Sept 2/3) and the 43rd New England Dodge Dealers Milk Bowl (Sat/ Sun, Sept 30/Oct 1).
The nostalgic organization is a fan favorite and features restored cars from Thunder Road's past.
www.whowon.com /Results.asp?TrackID=228&StoryID=173859   (456 words)

  
 Thunder Road Harley-Davidson®
Take a moment and register with Thunder Road Harley-Davidson®.
You will be entered in our monthly draw, and will receive periodic newsletters, keeping you informed of promotions, specials and events.
Thunder Road Harley-Davidson® - 2139 Huron Church Road, Windsor, ON Canada - 519-966-1520
www.thunderroadharley.com   (121 words)

  
 Thunder Road: Careers: Internships
Thunder Road offers the following paid internships for formal professional advancement through a supervised program:
Paid supervised field placements are available to graduate students from a variety of disciplines.
If you have any questions regarding Internships, contact Graeme Daniels, Intern Supervisor.
www.thunder-road.org /careers_internships.html   (163 words)

  
 Ludwig's Tower   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
it will intersect with a road not often traveled.
To travel this road, you must let experience
this road is traveled, the traveler returns as
www.angelfire.com /wa/ThunderRoad   (82 words)

  
 THUNDER ROAD
Oh oh oh Thunder Road, oh Thunder Road, oh Thunder Road
Exceptions are the The Ghost Of Tom Joad tour (never played) and the Tunnel Of Love tour (performed just twice).
THUNDER ROAD was nominated for a 1998 Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Performance.
springsteenlyrics.com /lyrics/t/thunderroad.php   (565 words)

  
 Thunder Road Racin League
Later on in 1958, Robert Mitchum starred in one of the top 10 best car chase movies ever made, “Thunder Road”.
Mitchum was a Moonshine Hauler, daddy made it and son hauled it.
The “Thunder Road Racin’ League” was named after the movie “Thunder Road”, that Robert Mitchum starred in so many years ago.
home.zoomnet.net /~snyder2   (276 words)

  
 Joe Small Racing Thunder Road Act Tour Street Stock Track Champion and racin for a livin rookie app   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Joe Small Racing Thunder Road Act Tour Street Stock Track Champion and racin for a livin rookie app
"No Vermont sporting venue draws bigger crowds than Thunder Road in Barre, where the racing goes off on Thursday nights because for years the town's granite quarries paid their stonecutters on Thursday afternoons.
Thunder Road is a 1/4 mile high-banked asphalt oval.
www.ciscanet.net /joesmallracing/05trackinfo.htm   (89 words)

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