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Only 1 week left for Gearset giveaway entry at MI S2000 Meet this June

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  • Only 1 week left for Gearset giveaway entry at MI S2000 Meet this June

    In case you've missed it, a big Upper Mid-West S2000 meet is fast approaching and the first registration deadline is very near. You can't beat this event; for a small regiatration fee you get several free meals, a free t-shirt, attendance at the mid-west's largest meet to date, and a chance to win some great gifts. Check out the link.

    Upper Mid-West S2000 Owners - First Fresh Water Tour Deadline is only ONE week away - We have seventy-five S2000 owner
    now - '59 white MGA
    past - '01 S2000 (nine years), four other MGAs, Spitfire, Stag, 63 Vette

  • #2
    Any other details on this event - I know nothing about it.
    Deleted signature for the safety of my cars.....

    Please note that my posts are not personal attacks - they are my observations/opinions - your opinions may vary.


    • #3
      Originally posted by meat
      Any other details on this event - I know nothing about it.
      Here's the details..... note the Autocross at the Tire Rack on Sunday.

      June 3 - 6, 2004

      We have seventy-five S2000 owner’s expressing interest .

      Don’t Delay: In Order to meet our sponsors goals we must have 30 paid registration forms ASAP. Some vendors are currently waiting until we obtain that minimum number before they will commit to providing giveaways.

      • To be eligible for the Rick's 4.56 gear set giveaway you MUST be registered and your payment postmarked before MARCH 31.

      • To attend the event you MUST be registered by MAY 23.


      Registration fees will be $45 for drivers and $30 for passengers. These fees will include:

      • FREE meals
      - Saturday breakfast w/room
      - Saturday lunch
      - Saturday buffet dinner
      - Sunday breakfast w/room
      - Sunday lunch

      • FREE Event T-shirt

      • Entry for giveaways, including a set of 4.57 gears
      • Liability insurance to protect everyone from lawsuits relating to the event itself
      • Entry into Sunday's autocross
      • Numerous tech and install sessions

      LINK to registration form:


      Sixty rooms have been reserved at each of the two motels along the route selected for the weekend. Please make your motel reservations at both as quickly as possible to ensure you are with the group. The group rate is discounted approximately $30 at each location. It is possible, but there’s no guarantee, your room rate may later be discounted further as the result of sponsor donations.

      The dates, two motels, and current rates are:

      June 4, 2004
      Holiday Inn Express
      Holland, MI
      (616) 738-2800
      Room with two queen beds, $89.

      June 5, 2004
      St. Joseph, MI
      (269) 983-7341
      Room, $60.

      If you'd like to save on hotel costs by sharing cost, please let the planners and they will try to pair you up with someone else wishing to save money.


      - For those who would like an early start for the weekend, S2000 owners will gather in Petoskey, Michigan, for an evening get-together.

      - Motel information will be supplied to those interested.

      - Three routes to Holland, Michigan on following Friday are planned... Saving the best for last, there’s a 25 mile route with fast, tight, and smooth hills and curves with Lake Michigan glistening on the right and the smell of fresh cherries in the air and best of all very few things to hamper your fun.

      This link details the pre-event meet in Petoskey. Planners say this is the most scenic and fastest road routes of the entire meet. If you are interested, please sign up at this thread:

      FRIDAY, JUNE 4, 2004

      - Meet officially kicks off with S2000 owners gathering at Crown Honda, Holland, Michigan

      - Tech sessions planned

      - Caravan to our meet hotel, the Holiday Inn Express in Holland

      - Check-in and pick up your orientation packet

      - Friday evening is on your own. You may join us at the hotel bar, go shopping, eat out, etc.

      SATURDAY, JUNE 5, 2004

      - Complimentary breakfast

      - Guided scenic drives are planned along Lake Michigan through vineyards and fields. Stops planned include Saugatuck, South Haven and Grand Haven. These small towns will welcome Great Lake boaters and S2000 owners. These cities have great shopping boutiques, classy restaurants, and wonderful nautical sights.

      - Cool for swimming in early June, but you can still enjoy the miles and miles of beaches on the shorelines around South Haven, ranked one of the top five spots worldwide by Conde Nast Traveler, and other panoramic spots.

      - Caravan or on-you-own drive to St. Joseph, Michigan (about ½ hour away).

      - Evening gathering and check-in at the Clarion Hotel in downtown St. Joseph. The beach is walking distance from the parking lot for the S2000's.

      - Catered Banquet (hopefully with Honda's support and a Honda guest speaker). You may join us at the Presidential suite after dinner.

      SUNDAY, JUNE 6, 2004
      - S2000 car show in AM. The city of St. Joseph has offered to close a street downtown for us.

      - For those who have not satisfied their dreams of fame or fast driving, S2000 owners can travel to an Autocross at the TIRE RACK facilities in South Bend, Indiana, which is approximately 20 minutes south of St. Joseph. Helmet required.

      - For those wishing to enjoy the area more, tours can include the Van Buren State park to see some of the best sand Dunes on the lake, and other sights.
      Last edited by dlq04; 03-22-2004, 10:03 PM.
      now - '59 white MGA
      past - '01 S2000 (nine years), four other MGAs, Spitfire, Stag, 63 Vette


      • #4

        March 23. AYA Racing, a sports tuning shop located in Holland, MI will provide two hours of FREE dyno's for 12 lucky participants. To be eligible for the drawing, owners must complete their registration by the April 15th! (just as Rick's 4.56 Gearset is only eligible for those registered by the March 31st) and one lucky S2000 owner will receive the complete works FREE:

        • Dyno test
        • 1/4 mile time via the dyno (very accurate)
        • Chasis Dyno including power asborbing, rolling resistance, and wind resistance
        • Engine braking test

        Kaz, owner of AYA Racing, will be provide an instructional lecture while vehicles are worked on and plans are for a BBQ in the parking lot during the event (times to be determined).
        now - '59 white MGA
        past - '01 S2000 (nine years), four other MGAs, Spitfire, Stag, 63 Vette