CARFEST 2018 was amazing!
A huge thank you to everybody who attended, the awesome Pittsburgh International Race Complex team, and to our amazing sponsors! We are looking forward to next year, again at PittRace!
Please take our SURVEY and let us know your thoughts on this year's event, and help to influence future events!
We are still sorting through photos, so stay tuned! We will post more event photos on the website here and on Facebook.
Be sure to mark your calendar for CARFEST 2019! Labor Day Weekend: August 30 - September 1, 2019. RSVP to CARFEST 2019 on Facebook here.
Our autocross winners each took home a trophy and $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate!
Fastest First Timer - Connor Anderson
(1993 Mazda Miata) - 44.543
Fastest Beginner - Ryan McDaniel
(2017 Subaru WRX) - 44.205
Fastest Experienced - Alan Eisenreich
(2016 Audi S3) - 41.152
Fastest FWD - Ryan Berkstresser
(2013 Ford Focus ST) - 43.089
Fastest RWD - Steven Reynolds
(Mazda RX-7) - 42.045
Fastest AWD - Alan Eisenreich
(2016 Audi S3) - 41.152
Fastest Female Driver - Tami Tackett
(2018 Subaru WRX) - 44.334
Most Unique Vehicle - Melissa Shultz
RHD Honda NSX
Our car show was voted on by CARFEST attendees - top 10 vehicles with the most votes received a trophy, and the vehicle with the most votes overall also received a $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate!
Kenym Shareef - 2011 Honda CRZ
Ron Erks - 1960 Ford Country Squire
Patricia Mareth - 2008 Ford Mustang GT/CS
Jason Wilds - 1988 Ford Mustang GT
Dan Ross - 1955 Ford Quadrabird
Alec Fleck - 1986 VW Cabriolet
Amy Hutton - 2006 Ford Mustang
Nathan Gess - 1982 Delorean DMC-12
Edward Lewis - 1972 Pontiac LeMans
Mike Rhodes - 2016 Dodge Challenger
Each day, a highest and lowest horsepower winner received a $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate!
Saturday Highest - John Arrowood
Chevrolet Corvette - 617.16 HP / 538.41 TQ
Saturday Lowest - Dan Gutmann
1992 Mazda Miata - 73.07 HP / 73.98 TQ
Sunday Highest - Mike Suchar
Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 - 584.69 HP / 566.12 TQ
Sunday Lowest - Allen Loy
1989 BMW 325i - 145.34 HP / 148.99 TQ
KARTING VIRTUAL RACE
Fastest lap competing in the virtual race for the weekend received a trophy and $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate!
Michael Howe - 77.780
KARTING ENDURO RACE
All members of the winning team received a trophy and $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate! The winning team also received a Nascar Pedal Kart from DRIVE Magazine. All team members on teams who beat the AutoInterests Instructor team also received a $50 AutoInterests gift certificate.
1. Twisted Plank
2. Robinson Racing
3. Schaut Speed Motorsports
5. AutoInterests Instructors
6. High Voltage Karting
7. Team Honda Reliability
8. Bunker Racing
9. Give Me A Beer
10. How Hard Can It Be?
11. Hole Patrol
12. Columbus Mennonites
13. S&E Performance
14. Trevor Loves Miatas
15. Slow Pokes
16. Octane Kartel
Winners in each category received a trophy and $100 Summit Racing Equipment gift certificate!
AWD - Dan Ross - 1955 Ford Quadrabird
FWD - Dylan Rodgers - 2017 Ford Focus ST
RWD - Rich Boyd - Corvette Z06