GG Columbus to Summit Racing Autocross Week

After a great weekend in Columbus, I slept in on Monday.I was headed to host the inaugural Summit Racing Autocross Week.It’s just like Drag Week but it’s autocross. Three tracks and four days of autocross racing.From Columbus I started to make my way up to Cleveland.But not before stopping in at Shag-A-Lee’s for a quick … More GG Columbus to Summit Racing Autocross Week

Goodguys Des Moines to Goodguys Columbus

After the Street Machine Nationals in DuQuoin, I left Illinois and headed northwest towards Des Moines, Iowa.The Goodguys 31st Speedway Motors Heartland Nationals was happening the next weekend and I was scheduled to be on the autocross mic. I had never been to their Des Moines show.I’d heard it’s their biggest and best show of the … More Goodguys Des Moines to Goodguys Columbus

The Tail of the Dragon, Two Lane Blacktop & the Street Machine Nationals

After the Power Tour ended in Atlanta I gotta text from an old friend. Brian works at Autotrader and he hired me years ago to review cars for them. I hadn’t seen him in years, so we met up for lunch and got to catch up a bit. After lunch I made my way up … More The Tail of the Dragon, Two Lane Blacktop & the Street Machine Nationals

Death Valley, Pacific Coast Highway and San Francisco

After SEMA and the Optima Ultimate Streetcar Invitational I needed to make my way up to San Francisco / Pleasanton for the Goodguys Autumn Get-Together.It was the next-to-the-last show of the season.Instead of driving straight up to San Francisco I wanted to see some sights along the way.From Las Vegas, I drove north-east to Pahrump, … More Death Valley, Pacific Coast Highway and San Francisco

SEMA and the Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational

I’m getting ready to drive out to SEMA in Las Vegas, NV.I’ll be driving up over the highest point in the Interstate Highway system – Eisenhower Pass – 11,158 feet above sea level – in my 66 year old car. It’s also 28 degrees and snowing outside.The snow, rain and sleet didn’t let up until … More SEMA and the Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational

Big Bend National Park, Prada Marfa and Del Mar

Monday morning after the Goodguys Lone Star Shootout at the Texas Motor Speedway I hit the road headed to the Goodguys Duel in Del Mar show in Southern California.From No Limit, Texas I meandered through Breckenridge and onto Albany where I found this old Magnolia gas station.Then, right around the corner I came across this … More Big Bend National Park, Prada Marfa and Del Mar

The Scenic Trail of Legends to the Goodguys Lone Star Shootout

The 55 and I were headed south on I-25 towards Walsenburg, Colorado.We were on our way to the Goodguys Lonestar Shootout at the Texas Motor SpeedwayBut first I wanted to check out Colorado’s Scenic Byway of Legends.It’s one of Colorado’s newest nationally designated Scenic Byways.Starting in Walsenburg and ending 80 miles later in Trinidad.Get off … More The Scenic Trail of Legends to the Goodguys Lone Star Shootout