#28 – Run Through The Hills Recap, The Next Optima Invitational List is Out, and We’ll Be At SEMA!

Congrats to Mark Bowler (and his Torino) on their recent OUSCI invite!

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Welcome to Episode 28 of  the Podcast! We’re simul-posting the show show here on as well as on so everyone can get their fix!

For those new to the scene, the podcast show is hosted by myself and Larry Callahan, the owner of

The show is sponsored by the fantastic hot rod wiring supply company, Ron Francis Wiring, and we’re very appreciative that they were our FIRST EVER show sponsor!



1) 12th annual SEMA dinner – Tickets are on sale now. Find them on our home page or visit our store directly at There are still a few rooms available at the Clarion where the dinner will be held. Call the hotel today to book your room for $99 a night and remember to tell them you are with the group.

2) We gave a full recap of the recent Run Through The Hills event. Congrats to Ride Tech’s own Britt Marolf on the win!

3) We gave a full recap of the recent Indy Good Guys Indianapolis autocross event. Congrats to Detroit Speed’s Kyle Tucker on winning the Pro Class!

4) The next round of OUSCI attendees has been announced!

• Blue Offutt (1993 Mazda RX-7)
• Mark Bowler (1970 Ford Torino)
• Jessie Vaughn (1997 Nissan 240SX)
• John Buttermore (2012 Chevrolet Sonic)
��� Curt Hill (1972 Chevrolet C5 Blazer)
• Bob Bertelsen (1970 Chevrolet Camaro)
• Steven Rupp (1968 Chevrolet Camaro)
• Zeke Peterson (2002 Volkswagen Bug)
• Brad Coomer (1970 Chevrolet C10 Pickup)
• Curt Ukasic (1965 Ford Mustang)
• Dennis McCarthy (2012 Lucra LC470)
• Mark Stielow (1967 Chevrolet Camaro)
• Mark Capener (2011 Lamborghini Gallardo)


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Also, if you’d like to be interviewed LIVE at an upcoming event by Larry, e-mail and we’ll set it up!


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