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

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

Fierce Competition at the 2016 RallyCross Season Opener

The 2016 Kansas City Region SCCA RallyCross Championship season began this past Sunday at the Thunder Valley Sand Drags in Grain Valley, MO. Twenty-two competitors, including many first-time rallycrossers, converged on the five-acre facility and threw their vehicles through the flowing and challenging courses designed by Event Chair Mark Macoubrie. … Continue reading

2015 RallyCross season opener draws plenty of competitors and spectators

By Doug Patterson Photos by Jessica Dorn On Saturday, March 21st, on an eight-acre pasture, the quiet of the rural Kansas Spring morning was ruptured by the melodious mechanical maelstrom of twenty-one RallyCross machines taking to the tight and technical morning course.  With twenty-one timed entries, the 2015 Kansas City … Continue reading