Archive for category: Event PR

  • Wimpey, Vlassic, Sterckx Win as Rally America Rallycross Returns

    Wimpey, Vlassic, Sterckx Win as Rally America Rallycross Returns

    Event PR May 25, 2012 10:32 pm no comments

    Story and Photos by Thomas Barker Josh Wimpey (Volkswagen Golf GTI, 2WD Limited class), Eric Vlasic (Honda Civic, 2WD Super), and David Sterckx (Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 9, 4WD Limited) won the three classes of Rally America’s “JSC Speed Rallycross Presented by Tony Carbajal” at New Jersey Motorsport Park. The event, […]

     
  • Ojibwe Forest Rally Scheduled, Added to Central Regional Rally Calendar

    Ojibwe Forest Rally Scheduled, Added to Central Regional Rally Calendar

    Event PR May 24, 2012 12:59 pm no comments

    After many months of development, work and anticipation we are excited to announce the 30th Anniversary 2012 Ojibwe Forest Rally on August 25th, 2012. We are fortunate to have many new partners this year, including our event sponsor the Muscatell Auto Group. Muscatell is playing a large role in the […]

     
  • Nemadji Trail Rally 1A/1B June 23rd 2012

    Nemadji Trail Rally 1A/1B June 23rd 2012

    Event PR May 24, 2012 12:48 pm no comments

    Location: Duquette, MN The regional rallies we’ve all come to love and appreciate are back in 2012 with competitor written notes and a two pass recce! Each Course Total course distance: 26.76 miles Number of special stages: 2 Number of gravel stages: 2 Total distance of Special Stages: 16.58 miles […]

     
  • More Than 60 Entries Will Compete in America’s Longest-Running Gravel Rally

    More Than 60 Entries Will Compete in America’s Longest-Running Gravel Rally

    Event PR May 23, 2012 1:18 pm no comments

    Susquehannock Trail Performance Rally 36th Edition Means Spring is Here in North Central Pennsylvania Now that the Pikes Peak Hill Climb in Colorado, previously America’s oldest rally-style event on dirt, is raced totally on paved roads, the 36th edition of the Waste Management Susquehannock Trail Performance Rally (STPR) (r), presented […]

     
  • High Desert Trails Gives Competitors a Great Day of Rally

    High Desert Trails Gives Competitors a Great Day of Rally

    Event PR May 17, 2012 12:31 am no comments

    On a light breezy Saturday morning with the sun keeping it around 80F, the teams unpacked trailers and setup. Radio crews and volunteers had been busy getting ready for the four new miles of road that would bring competitors excitement and smiles for the rest of the day. This new […]

     
  • David Higgins Wins Fourth Oregon Trail Rally

    David Higgins Wins Fourth Oregon Trail Rally

    Event PR May 8, 2012 9:54 am no comments

    David Higgins holds the most Oregon Trail Rally wins in the event’s history. Subaru Rally Team USA’s David Higgins and Craig Drew won 12 stages out of 16 to win his fourth Oregon Trail Rally. Higgins never trailed in the rally even when he shot off the road at high […]

     
  • Teams Ready to Rally High Desert Trails 2012

    Teams Ready to Rally High Desert Trails 2012

    Event PR May 3, 2012 2:09 pm no comments

    In less then ten days, over 25 teams will take the challenge of the High Desert Trails! Headquartered in Ridgecrest, and run on stages North of Mojave, the rally is only a few hours from Los Angeles, California. Beautiful roads that stretch for miles up into the Sierras, the elevation […]

     
  • Oregon Trail Rally Nets Second Largest Entry List in Event History

    Oregon Trail Rally Nets Second Largest Entry List in Event History

    Event PR April 30, 2012 9:07 am no comments

    Top National and West Coast Teams Enter Round 3 of the Rally America National Championship The Oregon Trail Rally, the third round of the 2012 Rally America National Championship, will start 63 teams on May 4-6th in Portland, OR. It’s the second highest Oregon Trail entry list in the event’s […]

     
  • Burke/Kihurani Win Rally New York USA 2012

    Burke/Kihurani Win Rally New York USA 2012

    Event PR April 24, 2012 12:29 pm no comments

    The up-and-coming rally team of Joseph Burke and Alex Kihurani (Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX) outran and outlasted a strong United States Rally Championship field to win Rally New York USA 2012. Their car suffered a brake problem on the first of two days, when a seal failed, and later a […]

     
  • Rally New York USA: First Round of the United States Rally Championship

    Rally New York USA: First Round of the United States Rally Championship

    Event PR April 20, 2012 11:25 am no comments

    The excitement is building in anticipation of the next running of Rally New York USA on April 21 – 22. Twenty eight teams from the United States and from abroad are on the entry list for the Rally New York USA (www.RallyNewYork.com). In spite of the economy, the number of […]

     
  • Rally America National Championship Heads to Oregon Trail Rally

    Rally America National Championship Heads to Oregon Trail Rally

    Event PR April 10, 2012 12:36 pm no comments

    Round Three to See if Higgins Can Hold Off Rival L’Estage Much like the Oregon Trail pioneers, the 2012 Rally America National Championship will travel west to the Oregon Trail Rally for the third installment of the six-event National Championship on May 4-6th, 2012 in Portland, OR. The Oregon Trail […]

     
  • Rally America Announces the 2012 U.S. Rallycross Series

    Rally America Announces the 2012 U.S. Rallycross Series

    Event PR March 28, 2012 9:08 am no comments

    Round 1 of the U.S. Rallycross Series Set for May 19th at New Jersey Motorsports Park Rally America and New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) present the 2012 Rally America U.S. Rallycross Series, with the first event being held on May 19, 2012. The U.S. Rallycross Series will consist of at […]

     
  • Pritchard and Scott win the Lou Fusz Honey Jar Challenge at the 2012 Rally in the 100 Acre Wood

    Pritchard and Scott win the Lou Fusz Honey Jar Challenge at the 2012 Rally in the 100 Acre Wood

    Event PR March 21, 2012 10:47 am no comments

    Justin Pritchard and Ryan Scott scored big in only their second event as a rally team, winning the Lou Fusz Honey Jar Challenge at the 2012 Rally in the 100 Acre Wood. Pritchard returned to stage rally in a non-turbo, Open Light Subaru Impreza at Sno*Drift Rally in January after […]

     
  • High Desert Trails Rally Excitement for 2012!

    High Desert Trails Rally Excitement for 2012!

    Event PR March 19, 2012 10:49 am no comments

    You shift into top gear and plant the throttle. Strange looking plants, native cacti, and chaparral blur past your windows. At the crest of the next hill you can see the valley floor of Mojave expand out hundreds of miles ahead of you. You have only seconds to enjoy the […]

     
  • 9th Annual Lucas Oil Desert Storm Rally Ready for the Toughest Competition

    9th Annual Lucas Oil Desert Storm Rally Ready for the Toughest Competition

    Event PR March 14, 2012 1:10 pm no comments

    Desert Storm is the second round of the Rally America Southwest Region, and Bilstein Southwest RallyCup Series presented by Lucas Oil featuring Saturday coefficient 3 and Sunday coefficient 2 rallies on the unpredictable desert floor of western Arizona. www.desertstormrally.com This year’s competition is fully dominated by Group 2 BUT do […]

     
  • Exclusive Conversations This week on Tech House & Speed with American Super Production Winner Lauchlin O’Sullivan, 2011 IRC Champion & Rally Acores Winner Andreas Mikkelsen & 2003 WRC Champion Petter Solberg

    Exclusive Conversations This week on Tech House & Speed with American Super Production Winner Lauchlin O’Sullivan, 2011 IRC Champion & Rally Acores Winner Andreas Mikkelsen & 2003 WRC Champion Petter Solberg

    Event PR March 2, 2012 12:41 pm no comments

    Winners, Champions and Legends again dominate Tech House & Speed, NASCAR Free Radio. We have international rally champions including one who’s setting records and another who’s looking to start down another road to another record book. And an American champion who’s getting the blocks lined up for another run at […]

     
  • Targa Newfoundland ‘pioneers’ welcomed back for 10-year reunion

    Targa Newfoundland ‘pioneers’ welcomed back for 10-year reunion

    Event PR February 29, 2012 12:10 pm no comments

    A decade after they took a big chance on a brand new motorsport event with a foreign-sounding name in a distant corner of Canada, the adventurous souls who made up the field of the very first Targa Newfoundland will be welcomed back to a reunion of Targa pioneers at the […]

     
  • Ken Block Wins Sixth Rally in the 100 Acre Wood

    Ken Block Wins Sixth Rally in the 100 Acre Wood

    Event PR February 27, 2012 10:32 am no comments

    Monster World Rally Team’s Ken Block and Alex Gelsomino piloted their 2012 Ford Fiesta H.F.H.V. to a sixth Rally in the 100 Acre Wood title on February 24-25th, 2012, in Salem, MO. The team won 15 of the 17 stages in a hard-fought battle on the extremely fast Ozark Mountain […]

     
  • Hascher/Dorman win 2012 Waste Management Winter Rally

    Hascher/Dorman win 2012 Waste Management Winter Rally

    Event PR February 20, 2012 12:35 pm no comments

    By MaryAnne Curry Shults After four stages, Peter Hascher, of Akron, Ohio, and co-driver Grzegorz Dorman, of Sosnoweic, Poland, won the 2012 Waste Management Winter Rally held Saturday, Feb. 11, near Wellsboro, Penn. Competing in the Open class, the team was driving a Prodrive-built 1995 Subaru Impreza STI rallied in […]

     
  • Eastern Pennsylvania Stages 2012 Announces Initial Event

    Eastern Pennsylvania Stages 2012 Announces Initial Event

    Event PR February 17, 2012 10:22 am no comments

    Today, NISMO Stuff Racing LLC formally announced the introduction of a new event for the 2012 NASA Rally Sport season. Eastern Pennsylvania Stages (EPAS) will be held at a location long-familiar to stage rally fans in that it will mark the return of rally cars to the Rausch Creek Offroad […]