Spring Break Nationals 2014: Daytona Beach, FL

Written by Paul Papadeas | Photos by Michael Watson For the first time in its 28 year history, SBNEXPO hosted more Distributor and Dealer participation than it's ever seen. Veteran SBNEXPO participating distributor Audio America offered show specials to Dealers and wrote orders in breakout room sessions as successfully as they have in the past. In a continuing trend at SBN, Audio America brands Pioneer, Cadence and JVC were featured among others on the show floor to help stimulate consumer awareness. The SONY, Kenwood and Arc Audio brands were present on the floor as well as their distributor, DOW Electronics,…

Toyotafest 2015: Long Beach, California

The 20th annual Toyotafest was hosted by Toyota Owner's and Restorer's Club (T.O.R.C) on May 2nd at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California. Text by Randi Bentia. Photos by Daniel Hyon Established in 1995, T.O.R.C is an organization aimed at the enthusiast of all Toyota automobiles. While T.O.R.C welcomes owners, drivers, and enthusiasts of all Toyota brands, including Lexus & Scion, the primary directive of T.O.R.C. is to promote the preservation, restoration, modification & use of pre-1985 Toyota models. The club’s goal is to promote and encourage an appreciation of Toyota, it’s heritage, and it’s future. For more Toyotafest…

Redline Time Attack: Round 2

  The stage was set for great day of practice at Firebird International Raceway, located just south of Phoenix, Arizona. However, Mother Nature had other plans. Racers and teams awoke to steady rain that made for a very soggy morning and a very slippery track. By the time the rain stopped and the clouds began to part, the schedule was well into the afternoon. This left only a couple of practice sessions for all of the racers to get in some valuable track time.   The fastest sessions of the day were the last sessions for each group. In the…

FARA Round 4 Takes Place June 4 at Homestead Miami Speedway

FARA: Round 4 When: June 4, 2011 Where: Homestead Miami Speedway Category: Race Series Description of Last Event:As it gets closer to the half-way point of the year, things are just starting to heat up at the FARA racing events. On April 9, another racing day concluded with great results; many drivers and different types of cars were in at full throttle participation. With race championship points and end-of-the-day bragging rights up for grabs, all drivers brought their ‘A’ game to the track. With some new faces as well as some familiar ones at Homestead Miami Speedway, the race day…