Road Racing

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A Rainy, Crashy Hyperfest at VIR

Hyperfest is my favorite NASA Mid-Atlantic event of the year. We turn everything even remotely racecar-related up to 11, and invite the public to come join in the fun by driving, riding along, or spectating. With drift shows, burnout contests, rally rides, an off-road course, downhill Power Wheels race, and (this year) a DJ flown …

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NASA’s East Coast Championships at Sebring – Jake’s Final GTS2 Race for 2017

I usually try to write up race weekends a few days after getting home, but NASA’s East Coast Championships left me exhausted both physically and mentally, and I’m only now finding some time to review the week of debauchery. The event ran from Thursday to Sunday, but I left Tuesday morning as Sebring, Florida is …

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Oktoberfast at VIR and 2017 Review

NASA Mid-Atlantic wrapped up the 2017 season last weekend at VIR, with their annual “Oktoberfast” event – always a favorite. Three of us piled into my newly-acquired 2010 Range Rover, hooked the trailer to the hitch, and set off south down I-95 on Friday afternoon.