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...]

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...]

Goodguys Heartland Nationals: Pro-Tourers Show Up In Force for the Early July Show

Once again this year, over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, the Goodguys Rod and Custom Association hit the metropolitan of Des Moines, Iowa to host their annual Speedway Motors Heartland Nationals – bringing with it the now revered “Duel in Des Moines” autocross competition, presented by Optima Batteries. Filled with pros, newbie autocrossers and everything in between, the … [Read more...]

Forgelines Proving to be Wheel of Choice for Pro-Touring Community

When It Comes to Race-Proven Designs, Forgeline has What the Industry is Looking For! For over 20 years, Forgeline Motorsports has been designing, manufacturing and backing their own brand of highly regarded wheels for just about every performance application in the automotive world. You've undoubtedly come across your fair share of pro-touring cars that sport wheels badged … [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...]

Holley LS Fest West 2017!

LS Fest West 2017 Last September we walked into Beech Bend raceway for the Holley LS Fest and saw the signs - LS Fest West, May 5th-7th, 2017. News of the event quickly spread like wildfire and we were as excited as kids on Christmas morning. Fast forward a few months and this weekend was the very first Holley LS Fest West! While LS Fest East is held at the magical … [Read more...]

Good Guys 2017 Autocross – Are You Ready?

2017 Good Guys Autocross The 2017 Good Guys Autocross season is already upon us! If you're looking to have some fun or compete for some the grand prize, you need to hop on over to the Good Guys website to check out all the dates and to register right away. Make sure to check back here as we bring you coverage … [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...]