Category Archives: Start Here

Let’s talk about “National” Rallies in the US.

Rally is acknowledged as a European sport, so let’s start there. Welcome to the California Rally Series! Often described as a Regional Championship, I want to take a moment and make you think about how BIG our Nation is. Here’s … Continue reading

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Getting Started: Social media for your rally team

Imagine the sport of rally in the 80’s. You just got a postcard inviting you to the next rally and the results from the first event of the year still haven’t shown up in your mailbox (post office a.k.a horseback). You scour … Continue reading

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Ready to learn what you need to get into rally?

Run consecutively since 1998, the California Rally Series is presenting the CRS Rally School on Saturday, February 21st, 2015 with the Ridgecrest Rallycross event, the following day on Sunday, February 21, 2015. This is a great opportunity to show a new … Continue reading

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Starting your first rally in a 2WD is the smart bet.

Not only is it the smart bet, but it’s a much better long bet. I promise! Here’s 5 reasons for starting with rally in a cheap stock 2WD car: #5. Rally is awesome, but you just don’t know how awesome … Continue reading

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This is not a Press Release

Preface: I spend a lot of time thinking about marketing and the image of Rally in the US. If this interests you – keep reading! Not too long ago – Everything you read, watched, and listened to was output by … Continue reading

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The 2013 California Rally Series – Rally School

If you are at all interested in rally driving. If you want to know what it takes to be the next National Champion. If you want to learn the details – everything from time cards to stage notes. You need … Continue reading

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October 21st – Glen Helen Rallycross video

Here’s three runs – three different angles – from the Glen Helen Rallycross on October 21st 2012. I think this video best demonstrates that it’s more important to get into an area with traction, then take the true “racing line”. … Continue reading

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Kris talks tow hook & skid plate [video]

We got an email from Peter asking about our front tow hook and he also wanted to get some more details on the skid plate setup. I go over the details here: I don’t know if something like this will … Continue reading

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Cool Suits Revisited

There are two companies that manufacture these products: Fresh Air Systems Technologies (FAST) & Cool Shirt Systems The shirts we currently have come from FAST and continue to be great after many rallies and repeated washing. Cool Suits are made … Continue reading

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The best money you’ll ever spend on rally.

For the 15th consecutive year, the California Rally Series is presenting the CRS Rally School on Saturday, February 18, 2012 with the Ridgecrest RallyX rallycross event, the following day on Sunday, February 19, 2012. The School’s goal has always been … Continue reading

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