This is the second show for 2017 Autocross SCCA Solo National Rookies Series. It was fun to hear their insights and experiences. The may be rookie racers but most of them have autocrossed for quite some time. So their insights and racing tips are that much more helpful. This show features four guests. If you’ve … Continue reading "2017 Solo Nationals Rookies Show 2"
This is the first show for 2017 SCCA Solo National Rookies Series. It was fun to hear their insights and experiences as well as to get to know some of the newer autocrossers. This show features four guests. D.J. David Alessandrini – C Street 2017 Mazda Miata Greg Tarantino – F Modified 1937 Chevrolet Legend Haley … Continue reading "2017 Solo Nationals Rookies Show One"
PJ Corrales is this weeks Autocross Talk Guest. He has many trophies in ESP, SM and SSM (and he owns cars in SP and SM and they are both competitive). His Solo National Autocross Trophies: 2015 3rd in ESP 2013 2nd in SM 2012 5th in SM 2011 3rd in SM 2010 4th in SM … Continue reading "PJ Corrales is this weeks Autocross Talk Guest"
David Fauth is this weeks autocross interview on the podcast. His SCCA Solo National Championships: 2005 DSP BMW 325is 2003 DSP BMW 325is 2000 G Stock Type R Integra 2001 G Stock Type R Integra 2009 FSP BMW 2002 2017 CM SCCA Autocross ProSolo Championships 2006 DSP BMW 325is 2005 DSP BMW 325is 2004 DSP … Continue reading "David Fauth is has over 10 autcross championships combining Solo and ProSolo"
This is a great talk by David Fauth on how to approach Solo Nationals from which course to walk first to how aggressive to be. He picked up autocross tips from his experience as well as from other champions like Bob Tunnell. David has 5 Solo Nationals Class Championships to go along with 5 Pro … Continue reading "Solo Nationals Autocross Tips from 5 Time Solo Nationals Champ and 5 Time ProSolo class winner David Fauth"
John Hunter is your 2013 CSP National Champion and has 9 trophies at Nationals in all. Although his first daily driver car was a CRX SI he started autocrossing in a mild…super mildly prepped CSP Miata. He has stepped it up and is racing with Ron Ver Mulm (www.RSRacing.com) is his beautiful Camaro. Talk about … Continue reading "John Hunter is a National Champion as well as a Nationals Course designer a coach and much more"
Jinx Jordan is this weeks guest. He has won a lot in his hobby of autocross including: (2016) Driver of Eminence award 2016 Solo Nationals Driver of the Year 2010 Inducted into The Silver Circle (25 events) 2005 1st – Most Years Between First/Last Championships, Men – 29 (1987-2016) 9th – Most Trophy Finishes, Men … Continue reading "Jinx Jordan is this Autocross guest he has won a lot and taught a lot"
Vivek Goel is this weeks guest. He has a blog to share Autocross Tips to help you with autocross racing which is www.BeyondSeatTime.com I really tried to get great audio having Vivek record with a recorder on his end but even after hours of editing I had to revert back to the skype file. I … Continue reading "Vivek Goel of Beyond Seat Time is this weeks guest"
This show features Dave Ogburn who is a multi time SCCA National Champion. 7 trips to Solo Nats, 6 trophies. 2 National Championships A-Stock in 2011 (C5 Corvette) C-Street in 2015 (Scion FR-S). Triad winner in 2015 (C-Street). 3 seasons of ProSolo – 2013 – 3rd in ESP class points, 2014 – 2nd in ESP … Continue reading "This show features Dave Ogburn who is a multi time SCCA Autocross National Champion and road racer"
Paul Russell an 8 time Autocross National Champion in karts is also a multi time ProSolo National Champion shares his racing tips. Share your follow up questions and thoughts on our Facebook Page. Paul also has won 2 Pro Solo over all end of year Challenge Championships. He has 8 Solo Autocross Championships and 7 … Continue reading "Paul Russell an 8 time Autocross National Champion in karts is also a multi time ProSolo National Champion shares his racing tips"
Mike Junior Johnson is this weeks guest. He is not only a decorated Autocross champion but also owner and instructor at EvoSchool.com – Evolution Performance Driving School. He has 10 SCCA Championships over all – 4 for Solo Nationals and 6 for ProSolo Class Championships. 2011 Driver of Eminence award, 2003 Roger Johnson Spirit of … Continue reading "Mike Junior Johnson is this weeks guest He is not only a decorated Autocross champion but also owner and instructor at EvoSchool.com"
This episode is all about course walks for autocross racing. You will hear from 7 past guest how they approach course walking. Looking ahead or the lack thereof also comes up with many of these drivers. Listen up for autocross tips and please share yours on the Facebook page. Brian Peters, March Scrogs, Mark Madarash, … Continue reading "Autocross Tips for Course Walks and how looking ahead ties into walking courses"
Nicole and Jeff Wong are featured on this podcast they are multi time SCCA Autocross Champions. Nicole has 6 SCCA Solo Nationals Championships Jeff has 4 SCCA Solo Nationals Championships 2010 ST Honda Civic Si, 2011 STX Honda Civic Si, 2012 STC Honda Civic Si, 2016 STS They both have won trophies all 8 trips … Continue reading "Nicole and Jeff Wong are featured on this podcast they are multi time SCCA Autocross Champions Learn their autocross tips"
Several people have asked about more specifics on shocks and setup and Matt Davis is on the show to share his insights. He worked at Bilstein for years in Design Engineering and got his start with the FSAE group in college. He spent almost an entire 2 years running a shock dyno at Bilstein. I don’t … Continue reading "Matt Davis is on the podcast to share his insights into shocks and setup"
Nick is the guest on this podcast. He was just awarded the 2016 Solo Rookie of the Year for Autocross. He was 2nd place in the STR class which had 64 drivers – driving a S2000. And he wasn’t even driving his own car (which helps since he no longer owns an autocross car). I think … Continue reading "Nicholas Chu is your 2016 Solo Rookie of the Year for Autocross"
This was a fun interview with Chris Shenefield who is SCCA Solo Nationals Champion and owner of RedShift Motorsports. He is your 2002 STS National Champion in a Civic Si (9 trophies over all). He has been 2nd four times in ES, STS, STS and STF Third 2 times in STS and STF You can … Continue reading "Chris Shenefield Autocross Champion and owner of RedShift Motorsports"
This podcast features Ross Bentley of SpeedSecrets.com and SpeedSecretsWeekly.com. He is the author of 7 Speed Secrets books. We cover a lot of topics to help you become a better racer. He is know for his mental tips and exercises. What makes super stars super? How they practice! You can practice Sensory Input Sessions to … Continue reading "Ross Bentley of Speed Secrets is on the podcast He is a Instructor and racer."
AutocrosHouston Autocross Roundtable with Zack Barnes, Roger H. Johnson, Daniel McCelvey, Jackie Mutschler and Doug Wille The First in person Autocross Talk Podcast the Houston Roundtable featuring: Zack Barnes (Who coordinated and came up with the idea) SEB board member and has run Classes DP, CS, CP, FP, STX Roger H Johnson Mr Course Designer … Continue reading "Houston Autocross Roundtable with Zack Barnes, Roger H. Johnson, Daniel McCelvey, Jackie Mutschler and Doug Wille "
This is the 2nd half of Sam Strano’s autocross interview. Among Sam’s many accomplishments are the SCCA Autocross 2008 Driver of the Year 2012 Driver of Eminence. Sam covers some autocross tips and setup suggestions. Sam talks about the history of his family’s automotive businesses. Sam talks about his favorite memories of he and then Shelly … Continue reading "Part 2 Sam Strano of SCCA Autocross 2008 Driver of the Year 2012 Driver of Eminence"
This is part one of two episodes of Sam Strano’s interview. Sam covers a lot of autocross lessons in this first 3 hours from his history, to course design, mental attitude and autocross schools (taking and teaching autocross skills). He mentions how he and Tim Aero would talk for hours about autocrossing. (Much like we do … Continue reading "Sam Strano SCCA Autocross 2008 Driver of the Year 2012 Driver of Eminence and multi time National Champion and ProSolo Champion Autocrosser"