It’s Never Too Late or How I Began Road Racing

Editor’s Note: In the story below, Ed Nicholson shares his story of how he, with the help of Joe Tasler and others in the Kansas City Region, became involved in Solo racing with the SCCA and eventually into road racing. If you have a story you’d like to share, or … Continue reading

Kansas City Region SCCA 2016 Awards Banquet moves to a new venue

The Kansas City Region SCCA will hold it’s 2016 Awards Banquet on Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at the Ritz Charles in Overland Park, KS. This is a new venue for our Awards Banquet, and so how the evening progresses will be new as well. The first difference is that this … Continue reading

My first year as a junior kart parent

Editor’s Note: Joseph Parsons is a member of the Kansas City Region SCCA and a regular competitor in our Solo program racing his white 2011 Subaru WRX in the D-Street class. Recently, he has had another responsibility during Solo events, readying, mentoring, and supporting his son’s first experiences in karting … Continue reading

RallyCross Event #1 at the Thunder Valley Sand Drags

Words by Doug Patterson, OpenPaddock.net Photos by David Peterlin, PeterlinPhotography.com The Kansas City Region’s RallyCross program began it’s second full season at a brand new venue, the Thunder Valley Sand Drags in Grain Valley, MO. Last season, the program held three events, two at Lenard Hollsworth’s property south of Garnett, … Continue reading

MiDiv Convention Is Coming Soon

Plan To Attend 2014 Convention Oasis Convention Center Springfield, MO January 31 – February 2, 2014 Registration is open at MotorsportsReg.com with all the information regarding the rooms, rates and deadlines. New Events and Seminars: Dave Jones: “Everybody’s Crew Man” Gives Advice to Drivers Charlie Clark: Tires for Solo and … Continue reading