Over the past several years, Gridlife has built its name on doing things differently. Take its most popular events: bash-style drifting combined with serious time attack competition and major car shows going down on race weekends, mixed in with camping and the 24/7 debauchery that goes with it.
In the fourteen years since the all-Honda Eibach Meet’s inception, the once-simple car gathering has not only outgrown its residence at the Eibach facility, but also the state of California.
The NMCA’s 2018 season races to its climax, with competitors storming down the Summit Motorsports Park 1320, while a festival of Fords brought the 50th Anniversary of the legendary Cobra Jet nameplate into the limelight.
Front Street’s second Cars & Coffee event brought together a solid assortment of local enthusiasts, and for good reasons. Donuts, cars, and delightful weather—what more could we ask for on a Saturday morning?
Speeds were high, and great throttle commitment was required going into the long sweepers of Formula Drift’s inaugural event at Gateway Motorsports Park just outside of St. Louis, Missouri.
The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship chase is well underway, and Road America was the scene for the most recent display of horsepower, tire grip, and driver skill. Luke Munnell reports.