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TEAMInnovationsNW Photoshoot Video

Excerpt from Vimeo:

I shot a few clips from when Cameron, Jonathan, and I were shooting with TEAMInnovationsNW’s Evos. Thought I should throw them together for a little video to go along with the photos for them.

Please excuse the excessive shake.. This was my first time using any type of stabilization on video, I’m fairly new to video in general.

Camera Info:
Canon 5D Mark II
Tokina 19-35mm

Shot and Edited by Ryan Picardal

Thanks for the Awesome Video Ryan we had a blast!!!


3/1/12 Mitsu/Subi Meet **Video**


Tony put a quick vid of the Mitsu/Subi meet last thursday, a total of 54 cars that night!


-el Spring Show & Shine – April 21st, 2012 – Bellingham, WA is teaming up with NOS Energy Drink and Haggen Food & Pharmacy once again for a Spring Show & Shine in Bellingham, WA. The show & shine will happen on April 21, 2012 from 12pm – 4pm at the Sehome Village Haggen. All raffle and food donations will be given to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Whatcom County. This car show is FREE to the public and you are only required to pay if you want to reserve a spot in the show.

There will be a BBQ with either FREE hot dogs or hamburgers and NOS Energy Drink will be giving away FREE energy drinks. Gramophone Co. will be our DJ for the show.

There are currently 75 reserved spots available for show & shine participants. $10 will reserve a spot in the show & shine for members. If you’re not a member on our site, the price is $12.50. It’s completely FREE to become a member on and you can register here if you haven’t already to save $2.50. If you wait and register the day of the show, it will be $15 cash.

Please use the form at the bottom of the page to reserve your spot at the Spring Show & Shine. Make sure you login to your account before clicking on the PayPal button below to ensure that you aren’t overcharged.

Various prizes from the show sponsors will be raffled off during the event and all of the money received from the raffle will be donated to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Whatcom County. will have a booth set up and will have products for sale with a portion of their profits going to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Whatcom County.

Sehome Village Haggen
210 36th St
Bellingham, WA 98225

10am – 11:30am (Parking and registration)
12pm – 4pm (Show & Shine)

$10.00 for members
$12.50 for non-members (Register here!)
$15.00 for morning of registration

Awards for the Show & Shine are listed below (may change and new awards may be added):

Best Paint
Best Interior
Best Engine Bay
Best Stance
Best VIP Style
Best Street Style
Best Race Style*
Best Euro
Best Japanese
Best Other
Best of Show

Cars will be judged by all of the other people who have registered for the car show. Each person who enters will receive a voting card that they must use to select their favorite car for each category. Near the end of the day these will be tallied up and the winner in each category will be announced.

*To win the Race Style category a car must have proof of being on a racetrack. Proof means either photos, a cage, or time slips. Please present any of these at registration if you think you’re car is eligible.

Facebook event page:

Feel free to invite your friends on Facebook. We hope to see you there!

You must be 18 years of age or older register for this event.

In consideration of accepting this entry, I, and any of my passengers, intending to be legally bound, do hereby for my heirs and my executors, administrators, and/or myself waive and release any and all rights and claims or damages I may accrue against the persons and organizations affiliated with this event, and release, NOS Energy Drink, Haggen Food and Pharmacy and any member of the show staff or volunteer, for any and all injuries and or property damage that may be suffered by me, my passengers, or my property, as a result of participating in this event, including driving to and from such event, participation in the event, and parking at, near, or for the event.

By submitting this registration form online, I hereby acknowledge that I have read, understand, agree and accept these Terms & Conditions.

Note: Your name, address, and email address will be kept for registration purposes. If your PayPal account holder’s name is different from your own, please provide this name the morning of registration.

Note: You do not need a PayPal account to register. Click on the Pay Now button and select “Don’t have a PayPal account?” in the bottom right to pay with a credit or debit card.

The total is $12.50. Register here.

More info here


Round 5 | THROWDOWN | Evergreen Speedway – Monroe, WA | July 20 – 21

Formula DRIFT Enters Evergreen Speedway

Evergreen Speedway is the oldest track on the circuit and was originally built as a horse-racing track. Located in Monroe, WA, Evergreen Speedway is only a short distance from Seattle.

The Pacific Northwest fans are some of the most die-hard drift fans in the nation. The energy and excitement is often compared to that of Irwindale and the original “House of Drift.” The event’s headline moniker, “Throwdown,” lives up to its name as drivers push their vehicles to the limits of the track’s banking and tight transitions through the course resulting in one of the most exciting action-packed events of the season.
Schedule of Events

Friday, July 20, 2012 — Practice & Qualifying

Saturday, July 21, 2012 — Main Event



Car Show info: More info will be posted here.

Company | Slammed Society by Fatlace

Contact | Felix Marcelino

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StanceWars July 7th, 2012 Bellevue College


Happenstance Event Productions is pleased to announce our Seattle fitment event

Stancewars 2012 – Proper Fitment required !

The Largest Fitted \ Stanced Event in the PNW

An event in which premium car owners and wheel fitment nut jobs meet and showcase there incredible crafted vehicles in Seattle area. One Hundred pre-approved cars will be selected to be inside the event
next to the hottest vendors and sponsors.

This event will be located at Bellevue College just 15mins from downtown Seattle just off I-90. The event atop the parking structure over looking Seattle with the sunset in the background. VIP parking will be located a lower floors and club parking as well. remining parking will be on lowest floors and surronding parking lots.

Sat Night July 7th 6pm till 11pm
$10 to spectate
$5 for parking

VIP Party (TBD) $15 includes open bar)
11pm till 2am ( VIP Package $25)

All entries will go through a light screening process to ensure that we provide a quality event for the community! Your entry will be put into a class the day you enter. Please do not get discouraged by this as we appreciate anything that has character! The goal behind this is to diversify our ever growing show and allow our supporters \visitors alike to enjoy an event and would be one of the best in Seattle.

Show cars\trucks will be provided with 20ftx20ft spaces to display their cars . Displays are strongly encouraged for maxim consideration . This will be a dark event lighting will be important. Car clubs can be accommodated in continuous spaces.

Bikes will get 10ftx10ft spaces to show to display

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NOS Energy Nights presents Forum Fest June 23rd 2012

Event Details
NOS Energy Nights presents Forum Fest 2012
Name: NOS Energy Nights presents Forum Fest 2012
NOS Energy Nights presents Forum Fest 2012 is back for the third year in a row! Expect over 250 of the Northwest’s most popular show cars ranging for Imports, Domestics and Exotics! Drag Racing presented by Pacific Raceways and Drifting by Drift Office will keep you entertained! Some what are you waiting for? Get fueled up and join us at Forum Fest 2012! The biggest car event on the year!Upon successful registration, you will receive a confirmation email. Attached to the email will be a release form for the show. Please have this printed and filled out upon arrival of the show to ensure a speedy check-in process.

Dates: Saturday, June 23, 2012 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Entry Fee: $25.00
Location: Pacific Raceways
Address: 31001 144th Ave SE
Kent, WA 98042

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Import Face-Off June 3rd, 2012 Pacific Raceways

June 3 – Kent, WA – Pacific Raceway (3rd annual)

TEAMInnovationsNW will be there to represent!!

More details:

2012 RACE POINTS CHAMPIONSHIP: The Import Face-Off Race Points Championship is for Heads Up class racers only. Racers will receive 10 points for every elimination round won at each 2012 event. Champions will be chosen for Top 8/16 qualifier classes (FWD/FIP/FIS) and for Top 4/8 qualifier classes (AMP/AMS/OL) for 5 different colored regions (see map). In the event of a points tie, winners will be determined by most events attended. If points are still tied after amount of points and events attended, winners will be determined by furthest total distance traveled for the season. All race points winners will receive trophy plus free race and crew entry (limit 3) to all 2013 IFO events. All champions will also have their picture (car, driver, and crew) featured on a full page mention in the March, 2013 issue of Performance Auto and Sound magazine. Overall points winner will receive a $2000 Lightning Motorsports certificate.

2012 CAR SHOW POINTS CHAMPIONSHIP: Car show contestants will receive 10 points for each class trophy won or 50 points for each Best of Show win at all 2012 events. Champions will be chosen for 5 different colored regions (see map). The top 10 competitors with the most points for each region (50 total) will have their name and picture (car and drive) featured on a 2 page mention in the March, 2013 issue of Import Tuner magazine.

2012 CAR CLUB POINTS CHAMPIONSHIP: Car clubs will receive 10 points for competing, 20 points for winning Best Club Participation, or 30 points for Best Club Representation at all 2012 IFO events. Champions will be chosen for 5 different colored regions (see map). Each regional Champion must compete at a minimum of 3 events throughout the year. Overall and regional points Champion will have their picture and club feature in the March, 2013 issue of Super Street magazine.


Showcase at Nissan Fest Sunday, March 25, 2012

Name: Showcase at Nissan Fest


Showcase at Nissan Fest


The Showcase by NWMotiv is an all makes and models car show at Nissan Fest on March 25th, 2012 at Evergreen Speedway in Monroe, WA. Nissan Fest is in its first year, presented by Northwest Nissans is a spinoff of their wildly popular Golden Gardens meet. Encompassing a huge meet, car show and drift event in one will make this an amazing first major event of the year in the Northwest. Space is very limited to this show and is only open to the first 100 registered cars.
Dates: Sunday, March 25, 2012 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Entry Fee: $22.50
Location: Evergreen Speedway
Address: 14405 179th Ave SE
Monroe, WA 98272

Register for this event!