Import Face-Off 2012: Las Vegas, NV
Text and Photos by Cliff Wallace - www.importfaceoff.net

Import Face Off race and show results, Las Vegas, NV 5/6/12

FWD presented by S.P.E.C. clutches and flywheels

Winner – Aubry, Norman – Corono, CA – ’03 Insight – 10.152 @ 131.86

R/U – Brock, Abrian – Antioch, CA – ’93 Civic – N/A

FORCED INDUCTION PRO presented by Motovicity Distribution

Winner – Navyer, David – Westminster, CA – ’93 Civic – 10.354 @ 139.67

R/U – Pajoufar, Navid – Palm Springs – ’94 Civic – 12.402 @ 156.95

FORCED INDUCTION SPORT presented by Deatsch Werks

Winner – Jenson, Cameron – Layton, UT – ’96 Integra – 10.931 @ 135.93

R/U – Beltran, Daniel – Bakersfield, CA – ’93 Skyline GTS – 12.956 @ 76.54

ALL MOTOR PRO presented by Competition Clutch

Winner – Sipes, Joel – Firecrest, WA – 10.515 @ 128.48

R/U – Adde, ATB – Lemon Grove, CA – ’00 Integra – 11.500 @ 118.23

ALL MOTOR SPORT presented by Beast Mode Performance

Winner – Quezada, Bertony – Anaheim, CA – ’93 Civic – 12.623 @ 112.27

R/U – Alvarez, Jose – Santa Ana, CA – ’92 Honda – 13.318 @ 103.96

BRACKET CLASS presented by M & H drag tires

Winner – Espiritu, Raymond – Las Vegas, NV – ’06 Mitsubishi – 13.209 @ 105.09

R/U – McDade, Charlie – N Las Vegas, NV – ’93 Honda – 13.053 @ 109.19

OUTLAW presented by TheFoat.com

Winner – Scott, Mike “Oreo” – Las Vegas, Nevada – 9.628 @ 148.62

R/U – Hoffman, Robert – Anaheim, CA – ’94 Integra – 10.709 @ 114.99

GAMBLER

Winner – Sawyer, Joe – Phoenix, AZ – ’94 Integra – 8.907 @ 170.82

R/U – Di Nallo, Anthony – N Hollywood, CA – ’94 Civic – 8.997 @ 169.66

 

Show Results

Best Civic 3rd – Kai, Stuart

Best Civic 2nd – Lizer, Eric

Best Civic 1st – Sedan with Lambo Doors

Best Other Honda – Alfred – S2000

Best Acura 3rd – Mead, Eric – Integra

Best Acura 2nd – Ray – Integra

Best Acura 1st – Beale, Donald – Integra

Best Mitsubishi 2nd – Viernes, Keoni

Best Mitsubishi 1st – Buffington, Mark – EVO 8

Best Nissan – Horton, Josh – ’92 Pulsar

Best Lexus – Calitri, Lance – SC300

Best Toyota – Tyler – Supra

Best Scion 2nd – Kade, Chelsey – tC

Best Scion 1st – Green, Robert – xB

Best Mazda – Antonio – Miata

Best Subaru – AP – Sti

Best Domestic Sport Compact – Castro, Jesus – Cobalt

Best Domestic Car – Randy – Chrysler Sebring

Best G8 2nd – Rassarse, Mike

Best G8 1st – Tyde, Nathan

Best Interior – Jon-Jon – LS430

Best ICE – Green, Robert – Scion xB

Best Paint/Finish – Keoni – EVO

Best Engine Bay – Mead, Eric – Integra

Best Display – Rigs, Randy – G35

Best Female Entry – Mikayla – GSXR

Best Stance – Naworthy, Danny – Sti Sedan

Best Luxury – Frances

Best VIP Infiniti – Bobby – M35

Best VIP Lexus – Jon-Jon – LS430

Best Import Truck/SUV – Franco, Jimmy – Honda Odyssey

Best Bike – Matthew

Best Club Participation – Club Annex

Best Club Representation – Team Hybrid

Best of Show – Randy Riggs – G35

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