Formula DRIFT announces new sponsors, tire brands

All images and video courtesy of Formula DRIFT. Formula DRIFT made two announcements at the 2017 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. One concerned sponsors and the other tires brands. During the 2018-2019 season, Title Sponsor Black Magic and Official Sponsor Gumout will continue to support Formula DRIFT. Permatex and Fast Orange are joining the list […]

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“Mecha” for autos, 2017 SEMA rolls into Vegas

The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) is hosting its yearly show in Las Vegas, and there’s plenty of vehicle parts, outrageous concepts and interesting stories coming from the event. Much like other auto shows, SEMA has become a paradise for anyone interested in automotive and makes it onto many people’s bucket lists. “I’ve always had […]

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Portland welcomes back Mecum Auto Auctions

While the inaugural Mecum auction for the 2017-18 schedule will be held in Las Vegas in November, they will be returning to the PNW later in the season. Mecum Auctions will be at the Portland Expo Center from June 22 to 23, 2018, with auctions beginning at 10 a.m. each day. More than 600 vehicles […]

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Rev9 Autosports Miata meeting in Mountlake Terrace

On Sunday, Oct. 22, from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Rev9 Autosports will be hosting an unofficial meet-and-greet at Diamond Knot Craft Brewing in Mountlake Terrace. Part of their 2017 USA & Canada Miata Road(ster) Trip, the stop in Seattle is one of many that started in Southinton, CT, back in July. Rev9 Autosports is […]

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Xtreme Xperience makes dreams come true at Pacific Raceways

Xtreme Xperience started five years ago in Chicago and is now touring the nation providing supercar, dream drives around real race tracks. And now, Xtreme Xperience has come to the Pacific Raceways in Kent, WA. “It’s our number one goal to make dreams come true,” Alyssa Butler, Xtreme Xperience communications coordinator. “We feel very lucky […]

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Saying Goodbye: An End to the Red Square Car Show

More than 100 cars drove into UW’s infamous Red Square on the morning of Sunday, May 7. Engine sounds echoed across Suzzallo’s Gothic style, gearshifts bounced off the sandstone, as the likes of Leonardo da Vinci, Galileo, Shakespeare, Dante and more, basked in the end of an era: the 10th (and last) Red Square Car […]

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LeMay ACM announces partnership, events

Producing events that bring crowds and support the community is what makes the events at the LeMay America’s Car Museum important. This year, they’ve partnered with America’s Automotive Trust (AAT) for four of the ACM’s signature events. AAT is a not-for-profit organization aimed at celebrating the love affair American’s have had with vehicles and the […]

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Taco Tuesday and Cars at The Rec Room

There doesn’t seem to be anything that goes as well together as tacos and cars, and that’s because nothing that spectacular has been discovered. It’s also what makes Taco Tuesday at The Rec Room in Lynnwood such a great combination. Usually hosted by All Cars Northwest, the most recent event was hosted by the PNW […]

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2016 Los Angeles Auto Show Picturama

We had the opportunity to check out the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show this year and got to check out thousands of beautiful vehicles sparkling under the spot lights. While there, we took well over a thousand photographs, but many were for my coverage through Trucks.com. Of those that didn’t head over there, we’ve given […]

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A Seattleite takes on SEMA 2016

I had a chance to head down to the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show held in Las Vegas, Nv. It felt like a rite of passage that every other automotive journalist I’ve spoken to has been through. I’d asked questions and been given advice (wear comfy shoes and clothes), but nothing quite prepared […]

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High-revving action at Kenmore’s All-British Field Meet

The All-British Field Meet (ABFM) is an annual summertime occurrence at Saint Edwards Park celebrating everything related to British Motoring. From old to new, local car club members brought out their best and boldest of British vehicles to the table. “It’s a very busy day for everyone who is involved, of course, it’s a lot […]

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Ferrari Concours shines in Renton

On Sunday, July 10, the Northwest Region of the Ferrari Club of America held their annual Ferrari Concours d’Elegance in Renton. More than 70 vehicles showed up to the event, allowing the public to peruse some very pricey rides. One such vehicle was a 1-of-39 Ferrari 250 GTO; a vehicle worth untold sums. Among other Ferraris […]

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Credit: Red Bull Global Rallycross

Coming to a TV near you: Red Bull Global Rallycross

Red Bull’s Global Rallycross is now viewable on your TV. All 10 of the 2016 Red Bull Global Rallycross events will be televised, including the Seattle GRC in September. The broadcast races will be available across the globe by streaming the coverage from www.redbull.tv or tuning into the multi-device application. “The ability to bring Red […]

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From the @ACPRacing Twitter Account

When adventuring becomes life: An interview with Rally Drivers

Photos courtesy of Andrew Comrie-Picard, Brad Lovell, and Chris Komar (@ACPRacing).  Every time you go on an adventure, you have to be prepared. Well, world-renowned driver and adventurer Andrew Comrie-Picard (ACP) has quite a bit of adventuring under his belt and recently completed an unforgettable adventure from Kirkland to Alaska, called the ALCAN 5000. Comrie-Picard, […]

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Global Rallycross Seattle returns, Evergreen Speedway hosts

The motoring sensation that is the RedBull’s Global Rallycross Seattle returns and it’s going to be a full two-day affair, Sept. 16 and 17. This time around, the GRC will be hosted at Evergreen Raceway in Monroe, currently the home of many drifting and stock car events. “Seattle has always been one of our highest-priority […]

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Harvey’s Monterey Memories, Part 2

Last article, Harvey Sherman was invited down to Monterey’s annual car gathering, the Concours D’Elegance, by two individuals who would have vehicles in the 2015 event. Join us for the second part of the Harvey’s Monterey Memories!  Once a simple show featuring a few dozen cars and a small group of enthusiasts, the current schedule […]

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Harvey’s Monterey Memories, part 1

Are you ready for the car show season? Read the first part of our guest writer, Harvey Sherman’s, road trip to last year’s Pebble as he looks back at the sun and warmth from the dark of winter.  When the page of the calendar turned to March first, the sports car has been mothballed now for […]

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