OPTIMA Search for the Ultimate Street Car - Michigan International Speedway
Friday, August 22, 2014 at 9:00 AM - Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 4:30 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The OPTIMA Batteries Ultimate Street Car Qualifying series is the first national event series of its kind, putting street cars of every genre on famous tracks around the country in a televised series (OPTIMA Batteries Search for the Ultimate Street Car.)
The event will be nationally televised as the OPTIMA Batteries Search for the Ultimate Street Car thanks to a partnership with MavTV. MavTV will create a 13-episode series capturing all the action and take it into the homes of over 30 million people in the U.S. All entrants who participate in the weekend events will have an opportunity to be invited to Las Vegas and participate in the OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational (OUSCI)– the crown jewel of street car competitions and championship event for this event series – after the world famous SEMA Show. All events will utilize a tried and true competitive pentathlon which will include a road rally sponsored by Detroit Speed & Engineering; autocross sponsored by RideTech; a speed-stop challenge sponsored by Wilwood Disc Brakes; a fast-paced road course competition sponsored by BF Goodrich and a design/engineering competition sponsored by Lingenfelter Performance Engineering.
The USCA (Ultimate Street Car Association) will be the exclusive sanctioning body for “The OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Qualifying Series” and the “OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational”. The events encourage participants of all levels with on-site education and instruction available for new and experienced drivers alike. From great social activities to camaraderie on the road, USCA strives to offer a valuable and memorable experience.
For more information on OPTIMA Batteries Ultimate Street Car Qualifying series, OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational, and the Ultimate Street Car Association, including a list of track dates, rules and membership information, please visit www.ultimatestreetcarassociation.com or follow us on Facebook, Google+ and Instagram @DriveUSCA.
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- BF Goodrich
- Wilwood Disc Brakes
- Detroit Speed and Engineering
- Lingenfelter Performance Engineering
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- Red Line Oil
- Jet Hot High Performance Coatings