KVRG partners with VETMotorsports at the Return to Heartland Park Majors

At the upcoming Return To Heartland Park Majors race on May 12th through the 14th, the Kaw Valley Race Group (KVRG) is partnering with VETMotorsports to bring a unique opportunity for injured veterans to have an up-close and personal experience in motor car racing by joining various teams to serve … Continue reading

Heavy rains force the postponement of the DirtFish SCCA RallyCross Central Challenge

Heavy rains over Heartland Park Topeka have force the organizers to postpone the upcoming DirtFish SCCA RallyCross Central Challenge until the weekend of May 13th and 14th. Heartland Park officials confirmed that the site had received over ten inches of rainfall, completely saturating the competition surface down to several inches … Continue reading

KCR Solo Event #1 draws a huge field for a damp day of driving

Words by Samuel Hitchcock, photos by Doug Patterson The 2017 Kansas City Region SCCA Solo season got off to a wet start at Event One on Sunday, April 2nd. But the foul weather couldn’t stop 144 regional autocrossers — including a lot of first-time drivers. Event chair Al Hermans and … Continue reading

‘Party at the Park’ Encompasses Every Aspect of SCCA

Party at the Park seems a fitting event name, considering that the Kansas and Kansas City Regions of the Sports Car Club of America, and the Kaw Valley Race Group (KVRG) will be renting out Heartland Park Topeka in Topeka, KS August 4-6 and doing everything the site will allow. … Continue reading

KCRSCCA Donates Over $8,300 to GoBabyGo KC from 2016 Events

The Kansas City Region Sports Car Club of America members have latched on to Variety KC GoBabyGo’s mission of helping children with disabilities gain mobility through modified toy ride-on cars. The KCRSCCA raised a total of $8,354 from 3 events for the 2016 season. The 2016 Solo Halloweenie Charity Event … Continue reading

Tire Rack Street Survival School comes to Kansas City

The Kansas City Region SCCA will host its annual Tire Rack Street Survival® school on Saturday, May 6th, at the Metropolitan Community College Blue River Campus and their Precision Driving Center just down the road. The Tire Rack Street Survival® school is a safe teen driving program designed to go … Continue reading

Solo Test & Tune Sees Showers and Sunshine

The Kansas City Region SCCA opened it’s 2017 Solo Championship Season with an early Test & Tune event at the Metropolitan Community College Precision Driving Center in Independence, MO last Sunday, March 19th. The 65 participants saw an early morning deluge saturate the test course, but the early cool temperatures, … Continue reading

Forty volunteers learn about Crash, Fire, and Rescue at Heartland Park Topeka

(Photos courtesy of Mike Pearson) With the Club Racing season right around the corner, the Kaw Valley Race Group held a Crash-Fire-Rescue school last Saturday, March 18th, at Heartland Park Topeka in Topeka, KS. The school was a overwhelming success with forty people in attendance. In addition to several veteran … Continue reading

Dust devils greet competitors at the first KCRSCCA RallyCross event of 2017

The 2017 Kansas City Region SCCA RallyCross Championship season kicked off on Sautrday, March 18th, at the Thunder Valley Sand Drags in Grain Valley, MO. The area is currently in a moderate drought which brought extremely dusty conditions to otherwise idea weather with clear blue skies, temperatures in the mid … Continue reading