The 30th anniversary of the PRI show contains a market unique to that of its larger, albeit more distracting, older brother in Sin City. There is a key detail however, which makes PRI have an interesting edge over the other, and that is the word “racing” in its name.
This year’s Global Time Attack finals and 13th annual Super Lap Battle at California’s Buttonwillow Raceway saw 82 competitors in 13 classes fight some of the harshest battles we’ve ever seen in the two days of their shared quest for the ultimate stateside time attack honors.
The western states’ fastest door cars invaded Sin City for the 13th annual Street Car Super Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. This event is by far the most anticipated drag radial and door car race on the West Coast, with contestants coming from as far as Canada to compete.
In the past 35 years, Flowmaster has become a household name for innovative muffler solutions. We had the incredible opportunity to tour their 165,000 sq-ft facility in West Sacramento, California and learn about their production process.
Not even record-high scorching temperatures could keep enthusiasts form attending the Chronicles Year 9 event held at Eibach Springs’ headquarters in Corona, California. Its creator, Joey Lee offered his appreciation to all his loyal website followers by holding this semi-private event to celebrate the ninth annual anniversary of The Chronicles.
Gathering an excess of 180,000 manufacturers, buyers, and other assorted industry personnel in one place, the 51st anniversary of the SEMA Show was the biggest and best yet. My Vans and adidas traversed more than nine miles each day of the event to bring you the highlights.
Now celebrating its eighth year, Canibeat’s First Class Fitment has become the Northeast’s mainstay for a unique automotive spectacle that places its emphasis on quality, not quantity. Set in the beautiful fall foliage of Princeton, New Jersey, this event finds its exclusivity in its location on an active private airport near the famous Ivy League school.
Today, at the close of the series’ 2017 season at Irwindale Speedway, two monumental moments in the sport have come to pass: A thoroughly European team and driver have won Season Championship honors in the American series, and the beloved House of Drift has given us our final of so many fond memories along the way.
And just like that, the 19th annual season of the NMRA drag racing series has come to a close. The All-Ford World Finals ended the season in its typical form, with broken records and top-notch racing action.