Welcome to the Show!
Welcome to the Optima Search For the Ultimate Street Car Series Podcast! This show is produced twice-per-month show and will be a great way to keep people informed on everything going on, from rules discussions, to event coverage, and to feature interviews with competitors and people of interest!
The show is hosted by myself (Rob Kibbe) and Race Director Jimi Day. Our goal is to bring you all of the latest and greatest information possible…plus have plenty of fun along with way. Feel free to e-mail us with feedback and questions, and we’ll work as many of them can into the show!
Welcome Ron Sutton!
A HUGE THANKS to Ron Sutton Race Technology for coming on board as our very first sponsor! We’re proud to announce that Ron is back for 2016 with an entirely new workshop tour planned as well.
Stay tuned to future shows for details and Visit RonSuttonRaceTechnology.com to get more information on Ron’s incredible service lineup!
REMINDER: Ron’s NEXT 2016 Seminar will be held Thursday July 7 in Columbus, OH!
Phone/Text: (916) 834-8051
We are incredibly proud to announce that Forgeline Motorsports has joined us on the OSUSC Podcast show for 2016! Forgeline has been a staple among OSUSC competitors, and their incredible wheels are as well engineered (and race tested) as they are beautiful.
Stay tuned to future shows to hear more from Forgline, and be sure to visit their website and give them a call for all of your competition wheel needs!
Phone: (800) 886-0093
Pikes Peak Results:
Items of Note:
–Hail yes – it hailed (ice balls) on Thursday and Friday
–There was a forest fire
–First at OSUSC: Autocross and Road Course Limo (Lincoln, baby!)
–58 cars at the event
–9 Holley First Timers at the event! (15% of Field)
Spirit of The Event: John McKissack – INVITE
First Timer: Mark Legg – BMW M1
-Jordan Priestly – 2016 Camaro SS (already has invite)
-Cliff Elliot – 2016 Mustang GT – INVITE
-Aaron Sockwell – 2015 Mustang
-Jake Rozelle – ‘69 Camaro (already has invite)
-James Shipka – ‘67 Chevrolet Camaro – INVITE
-John McKissack – ‘66 Fairlane 500XL
-Glen Barnhouse – 2012 Corvette Grand Sport – INVITE (talk about his Corvette for D&E)
-Lynn Proctor – 2005 Viper (already has invite)
-Brian Hobaugh – 2003 Z06
Rich Wilhoff – 2006 Z06 (already has invite)
Ken Thwaits – 2007 EVO (got the invite in his Camaro already so he now gets his car choice)
David Carroll – ‘75 280Z – INVITE
Thanks for listening!
-Rob & Jimi