Friday, 07 January 2011 16:13
Rain...rain..and more rain! Rain was the word of the day for our scheduled Christmas Sand Drag on Dec 26th. All week long it came down hard...hard enough to turn half of the park into a muddy mess. Come Sunday morning, the day after-Christmas...even with one day of sun, it simply wasn't enough to dry everything out. With respect towards the Navy and the use of their road, George Grace III, decided to postpone the Christmas Sand Drags until Jan 2nd. And although January 2nd came without rain, it was still wet and dirty; it was just how we like it!
It wasn't just the rain that took it's toll at this event, but the month long holiday really took its toll on participants and drivers alike; both on their wallets and their time. In an effort to share some Christmas cheer, December's (now January!) Christmas Sand Drags was a double-purse event! In effect, every entry fee paid towards the purse was doubled by KRP & Paradise Lua owners, George & Jeanette Grace III! Much mahalos to them for continuing to support our racers and our spectators!
We'll have all of the photos of the event posted by Saturday, including the winners receiving their purses at our official Facebook page so check it out! Like us if you haven't!
Congratulations to our winners! For final results, please click the following link or go to the Motorsports > Sand Drags > Results > 2010 > December section on the Navigation above!
For those of you that were unable to make it, we hope that you'll join us for our January 30th, 2011 event...the first official season Test N' Tune FOR POINTS! These points will be tallied up at the end of the year for a shot at the overall Points Championship, so its important to attend all of the Quarterly Test N' Tunes! The mandatory Driver's Meeting for this event is Jan 19th at The Sandbox on Sand Island!
We'll also be giving away a Flat Screen TV to a lucky spectator plus even more prize give-aways so make sure you come out and join the fun!
In addition to doubling the winning purses for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd, KRP also gave tons of sponsored prizes from 4Wheel Parts, Montgomery Motors, and our good friends at Aloha Automotive Distributing! These companies generously donated tons of prizes for our valued spectators, so we invite you all to please check out their stores! We support those who support us, and we hope that you will join us! A big mahalo to Island 98.5 for help with advertising!
Wednesday, 29 December 2010 19:26
We're very happy to present the first SCCA RallyCross video filmed by KRP! For those of you that don't know, SCCA RallyCross is a very fun and safe way to test and improve your offroad driver skills in your own personal vehicle against the clock. The timed course is wide and free of obstructions and ran on mixed terrain.
SCCA RallyCross is the third off-road event held at Kalaeloa Raceway Park. It's cheap and easy to run, so if you've got a hunger for some serious off-roading, then come out to our next RallyCross in February and check it out! For now, enjoy this short video and see all the fun they're having!
Wednesday, 22 December 2010 13:16
Congratulations to Rose-Lyn Kalei, winner of Montgomery Motors' Cruise Into Christmas Contest! Over the past month, 87 contest entrants were presented with a key that could start the brand new, 2010 Suzuki Boulevard. At the NAPA Sand Drag Challenge held on November 27th, Rose-Lyn was one of our 10 lucky key winners!
On December 18th, the key holders attend a special event at Montgomery Motors Cycle Sports where Rose-Lyn's key started the bike! We're very happy that one of our spectators won this amazing holiday gift! We'd like to thank Montgomery Motors and all of their staff for putting on such a fantastic contest and giving away what is truly one of the best gifts you can give!
Check out Montgomery Motors' Cycle Sports Hawaiil website for more info on their great deals and professional customer service! In addition, a big thank you to Country 97.5 and Kool Gold 107.9 for providing great coverage of this contest and our event!
And Rose, make sure you bring that beautiful bike by the track sometime!
Saturday, 18 December 2010 00:00
You may view it through the Motorsports - SCCA RallyCross - Results menu link, or view it by double-clicking the below link:
Friday, 17 December 2010 04:18
We proudly present our second, action-packed,
carnage-filled HulaCross Music Video! This video covers our November 13th, 2010
Hula-X event! Mahalo to all of our drivers who put their vehicles on the line
(and some cases, into the wall!) to bring you one of the most exciting
motorsports on the island! Please check it... out, and if you
like it, give it a thumbs up! You can also share with your friends to help
spread the word about Hula-X! Mahalo for your support!
Thursday, 16 December 2010 12:03
Congratulations to the winners of our first-ever NAPA Sand Drag Challenge!
KRP hosted our Thanksgiving weekend event on Saturday, Nov 27th where we gave away tons of goodies and prizes to our spectators, while our participants took it to the line in our first ever Sand Drag race! Sponsored by NAPA Auto Parts, the park showcased an exciting day of racing and provided us some much needed feedback on improving the event in preparation for the coming 2011 Season!s
In addition to the racing, we gave away a fabulous trip for two to the Las Vegas American Country Awards! Lawrence Smith Jr., one of our HulaCross participants, was the lucky winner and we heard had a great time in LV! Thanks for being a supporter Lawrence! We also gave away 10 keys to Montgomery Motors' Cruise Into Christmas Suzuki Boulevard Give-Away! On December 18th, 1 of 40 keys will be the one that starts and wins a brand new Suzuku Boulevard! We'll announce the winner as soon as its known!
The racing was hot and heavy as tons of drivers showed up to take the purses for 1st & 2nd place in a heads-up elimination race to the finish. We'd like to thank all of our drivers for coming out and putting on a great show for our audience.
You can find all of the great photos of the event, including the tons of winners receiving their purses at our official Facebook page!
For final results, please click the following link or go to the Motorsports > Sand Drags > Results > November section on the Navigation above!
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