UMI Performance Goes Big and Buys a Race Track!

We love seeing our sport grow. Whether that's through the growth of people entering events, the amount of events, or through the growth of the companies in this industry. There's no denying that the sport of Pro Touring and Autocross is a growing segment in the car industry. What started out as sponsoring or hosting their own events, these companies are now investing into … [Read more...]

Holley LS Fest 2017

Holley LS Fest 2017 Remember when you partied a little too hard, had a blast but woke up with a hangover? That's how Holley LS Fest is. It's three days of non-stop fun and action. Sleep is thrown to the wayside in lieu of racing and hanging with buddies. The result is a lifetime of memories packed into a few shorts days that leaves you asking yourself how did that all … [Read more...]

UMI Performance Cruise In and Autocross 2017

UMI Performance Cruise-In and Autocross 2017 The 2017 UMI Performance Cruise-In and Autocross was a huge success! While not the first year of the car show, it was the first year that they’ve hosted an autocross. With an autocross going on, we knew that we had to be there to cover the action! The entire weekend was split up nicely into different events. We were afraid … [Read more...]

Hotchkis Autocross at NMCA!

Hotchkis Autocross This past weekend marked the Hotchkis Autocross at the NMCA drag race series at California Speedway. We are pretty convinced at this point that any event held at California Speedway is going to be hot. It seems that every time we are at this venue it's hot! But that's better than being rained out. The Hotchkis autocross is a great one for … [Read more...]

V8 Builds Autocross Action

V8 Lovers At The V8 Builds Autocross and Car Show This past weekend provided some hot autocross action at the V8 Builds show at California Speedway! In it's first year, the V8 Builds show is dedicated to anything with a V8 under the hood. Since there was an autocross running by the amazing Racing Byrds, we knew we had to make it over to see the action. Upon entering … [Read more...]

Good Guys 2017 Meguiar’s Del Mar Nationals

17th Annual Meguiar's Del Mar Nationals The 2017 Meguiar's Good Guys Del Mar Nationals is a wrap! This show has to have one of the best locations of any show in the nation, located only a few hundred yards from the crashing waves of the Pacific Ocean. This makes for some of the best weather you could ask for with cool ocean breezes and plenty of warm California … [Read more...]

Event Alert: UMI Performance Cruise In And Autocross!

2017 UMI Performance Cruise In and Autocross The 2017 UMI Performance Cruise In and Autocross will feature two days of autocross as well as a UMI open house and our traditional Cruise In car show followed by a car cruise downtown Philipsburg, PA. Attendees may choose to participate in all the activities, the autocross or just the annual Saturday evening Cruise In show. UMI … [Read more...]

Hotchkis Autocross 2016: Season Finale

As 2016 begins to wind down, so does the racing season. This past weekend marked the season finale for the NMCA West Hotchkis Autocross cup. Championships were won and lost during this weekend, bringing lots of action along with it. There was a bit of apprehension with the weather. From the previous weekend it had cooled down a lot, but a chance of rain made everybody wonder … [Read more...]

Optima Ultimate Street Car Challenge – Fontana

  This weekend the Optima Ultimate Street Car Challenge stopped by the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA. It's hard to beat this venue - there's action everywhere. Upon entering the grounds we drove by an exotic car racing school, a small track with go karts zipping around, the Andretti racing experience, and the Chump Car World Series racing on the road course. Of … [Read more...]

Optima Ultimate Street Car Challenge – New Orleans

As we near the end of the season for Optima's Search for the Ultimate Street Car, events like last weekend's NOLA Motorsports Park become even more important. People are battling to be in the top 20 cars to earn that sought after invite to OUSCI in Vegas. One of the smaller events of the season, NOLA let people get some serious point advantages. With a full 100 car field, … [Read more...]