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    Wicked Pissah: Stage 3

    Screeching tires, loud exhausts, fast cars, right next to a lot full of show prepped cars, Wicked Pissah: Stage 3 has it all.  Held at Oxford Plains Drag-way in Oxford, Maine, Wicked Pissah is an annual show with something for everyone. Even before the gates opened, you can see a line of cars and people just waiting to get in to the show and for the show. Countless hours of preparation goes into these cars, whether it’s to post the fastest 1/8th mile time, or to bring home a coveted Wicked Pissah trophy, the cars are really something to look at. While the car show guys are prepping their cars, the drag guys are doing the…

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    SMCM Season Opener 2017

    Article by: Ben Getchell Some may say that it’s just a “bunch of cars in a parking lot” or that it’s a “waste of money” to invest so much time, money, and effort into building a the vehicle of your dreams. Well, that may be so…but to a community of 4,000+ enthusiasts, this passion is something completely different. It means building a drag car to run a 10 second quarter mile, because that’s what you have dreamt about since you were a wee young lad. It means slamming your car to the ground, and scraping over speed bumps, because “stance life” is the only life for you. It’s restoring a…

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    Club Loose North: Snow Drift

      A rally school, drift cars, and a dirt course covered in snow, this is where we found ourselves this past Saturday. ClubLoose North and Team O’Neil Rally School partnered up for Snow Drift; where the Drifters from ClubLoose could unleash their drift missles on a snowy rally course.   The normal parking lot at New Hampshire Motor Speedway had been cast aside for a winding dirt road, tucked in the backwoods of New Hampshire. The course, where the student drivers at Team O’Neil normally learn car control on their way into the rally world, was handed over to the fun loving drift group and a different style of racing…

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    Wolfsgart

                      Photos by Dakota English Every year we make the trek out to the beautiful state of Vermont for Wolfsgart. Wolfsgart is a European auto show in Essex Junction right outside of Burlington. The unique thing about this event is during the entire weekend there is always something going on to make the weekend the best it can be. They even do an 85 mile cruise through the mountains. The photos that were taken inside were apart of the Alpha class which is a where you apply to have your car showcased and judged among some of the craziest builds around. Enjoy…

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    Events: Import Face Off

    WHEN: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 TIME: 9am to 5pm. Car show registration from 9am to 12pm, judging begins at 11, awards ceremony around 4:30. Race registration starts at 8am, heads up qualifying at 11:00 and 12:00. Eliminations around 1. EVENT ACTIVITIES: Car/truck/bike show, 1/4 mile drag racing, Usaci double points stereo crank it up contest, burnout contest (time permitting). PRICES: Spectator $20 ($17 with flier at gate) Children 10 and under FREE Car Show Entry $30 (does not include free passenger pass). Test and Tune Drag Racer $30 (open to any make/model) Competition Drag Racer $30 (imports and sport compacts only) Burnout Contest FREE Maine’s Finest Facebook Event Here Import…

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    Events: Ultimate Furious 7 Meet

    WHEN: 4/4/15 (SATURDAY) WHERE: Saco IMAX Maine’s Finest will be hosting an event for the upcoming hit Furious 7. The meet will start at 3pm. There’s an IMAX ($15) showing at 7PM and a non-IMAX ($10) showing at 6:50PM. Think about reserving your tickets ahead of time. Lets be courteous and have no loud music, burnouts, or high revving please. We are hoping for a good turnout with nice weather. If for some reason the weather turns for the worse on that Saturday, we will be postponing the event until Sunday. Thanks guys, hope to see you all there! FACEBOOK EVENT HERE

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    Events: Red Bull Frozen Rush 2015

    “The snowy mountains of Maine will once again echo with the roar of 900-horsepower off-road Pro 4 trucks as Red Bull Frozen Rush returns to the slopes of Sunday River Ski Resort. The raw power of these machines will be put to the test by harsh winter conditions, as the trucks race head-to-head over jumps, around gates and down ski slopes. The unique race will air on NBC as part of the year-long Red Bull Signature Series.Last year, Red Bull Frozen Rush created a new chapter in the history book of off-road racing. This winter, it will return with defending champ, Ricky Johnson – and eight more eager drivers –…