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DirtFish SummerFest Party is this Saturday!

Uncategorized | July 10, 2019

This Saturday, July 13th is our second annual SummerFest event! Get ready for a GREAT time as we raise money for our Designated Charities! Every penny donated will benefit Pushing Boundaries, Old Dog Haven, Conservation Northwest and Encompass– all of whom will have a vendor booth that you definitely need to check out! We are also hosting a food drive for Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank where you can earn FREE raffle tickets! Here is how it works: bring 5 items of need (canned tuna, low sugar cereal, applesauce, jelly, trail mix, dried fruit, juice boxes, canned meals for kids, whole grain crackers, mayonnaise, etc.) and receive 1 free raffle ticket- each additional donated item over the 5 items will be worth 1 raffle ticket each! It’s a WIN WIN!

Here are the SummerFest deets:

Hours: 12 pm to 5 pm

Ticket prices: $1 per ticket, $20 for 25 tickets, $50 for 60 tickets

Ticket drawings: 2 pm and 3:30 pm

Helicopter Tours: $50 per person (first come, first served)

Thrill Rides: Short hot laps are $50 per person, longer thrill rides are $225 per person (first come, first served)

DirtFish Shop Tours: 12:45 pm to 4:30- free!

Directions: ENTER at our emergency gate entrance. Click here for directions!

There will be four food trucks, a DJ, Pub Olympic games to play, a mechanical bull, henna artist, a TON of free prizes and MORE! Tell your friends, family, neighbors to join us and feel free to bring your four-legged (leashed please) furry friends along with you to SummerFest!

SummerFest Car Show has 97 entrants so far!

Uncategorized | July 03, 2019

We are only 10 days away from the DirtFish SummerFest event, and we are still getting car show registrations each day! Do you want to show off your car? Register below now:

Check out just a few of the cool cars that will be on display on July 13th from 12 pm to 5 pm:

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Info and Mods:

2005 STI with a built long rod block by Dom, tuned by Travis at Snail Technologies. The dyno numbers should give you a slight idea into this scary car…

Torque T WC – 558.690

Power T WC – 642.157

Boost – 30.587

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Info and Mods:

Exterior:

STi front lip & sides

HT autos rear spats

APR carbon fiber backing plate

OLM carbon fiber exhaust shields

OLM carbon fiber fender inserts

JDM front grille 

Subiebros F1 brake light

Diode Dynamic C Lights

JDM Fog Bezels

Wheels:

Rota Grid 17×9 + 35

Interior:

JDM MFD hood

Performance:

Cobb accessport

Cobb Big SF intake

ETS Exteme Catback Exhaust

Suspension:

YSR Dynamic Pro Coilovers

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Info and Mods:

2017 Subaru Impreza Sport 2.0 – CVT – Crystal White

Suspension/Wheels

H&R lowering springs – 1.25 inches

Raceline Mystique wheels – 18×7.5 – 5×100

TopLabel valve stem caps

Custom wheel center cap overlays

SickSpeed spiked lug nuts (white) – 12×1.25 L12

Exterior:

Billetworkz rear window vents

Variant Aero winglets

3M Crystalline widow tint

FlowPro axle back exhaust

Exhaust Resonator delete / Strait piped

SickSpeed arrow tow hook (rear)

Grimspeed license plate-relocate

Hoonigan / Top Label license plates

JDMFV emblem overlays

JDMFV rear pinstripe

JDMFV reverse light/turn signal tint

JDMFV amber reflector deletes

Custom gas cover vinyl overlay

Custom headlight eye shadow overlay

Subaru door lock protective covers – chrome

Subaru windshield sunshade

BeamTech LED headlight upgrade

Door rockers banners (will be added before event)

Engine Bay:

Hella Horns / Grimspeed BroTie bracket

SickSpeed radiator cap cover

HKS limited edditon radiator cap

JDMFV fender washers

Bomba Racing oil cap

Bomba Racing dipstick

Misimoto intake hose t-clamps

Perrin power steering reservoir cover

Interior:

SubiSpeed paddle shifter extenders

JDM Tsurikawa

Blinker arm extender

CupHolder Hero inlays

NOS Tank Fire Extinguisher

Interior footwell lighting/glow

TopLabel seat belt covers

TunerGear NOS tank pillow / head rest pillows

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Info and Mods:

1991 Toyota MR2 Turbo with just over 130k miles

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Info and Mods:

1965 Volkswagen Beetle Rally Tribute car! AKA Fast Eddy

I built this car from a rolling chassis and boxes of random parts over the past 4 years.  I sold my Porsche 914 Outlaw project and began this endeavor after spending two days behind the wheel at DirtFish in April of 2015!  After sliding around in the dirt I was hooked!

This car is meant to be a vintage ‘Barn Find’ Rally car with a deliberate aged appearance.  However, the Suby 2.5 L SOHC N/A motor provides 4x the original HP to the modified VW 4 speed transmission.

Koni Red adjustable shocks keep the Cooper Snow tires from bouncing around too much.  And CB performance disc brakes stop the added horsepower.  

Vintage themed interior and exterior details bring you back to the 1960’s and what Herbie should have been!

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Info and Mods:

Details: 2018 Subaru Crosstrek Premium

Exterior:

Method Racing Wheels 502s wrapped in BF Goodrich KO2s – 215/75/15s

Yakima CoreBars with the Yakima OffGrid Basket

SSD Light Bar fitted with Element LED OverlanderXS lights

RallyArmor Mudflaps

Interior:

Kenwood Excelon DNX994S Head Unit/Radio

Focal Flax PS 165 FX speakers

JL VXi Amplifier

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Info and Mods:

Fully built 2010 STI with A Destroked 2.35L IAG stage 4 closed deck block ,built stage 3 heads & GSC
cams ,Southbend stage 3 endurance clutch, Garrett GTX 3076 gen 2 turbo with A Perrin Rotated turbo kit
and ELH , Boomba racing throttle body,Killer b oil pan kit, Mishimoto radiator and oil cooler ,Radium
expansion tank and 2 fuel pump surge tank, Aeromotive fuel regulator ,Cobb FMIC and flex fuel kit and
Access port , IAG pitch stop and fuel rails with ID 1700cc injectors with IAG accessories ,,DC engineering
240amp billet alternator, Process West intake manifold and alternator shroud , Okada plasma coils ,GFB
44mm wastegate and electronic blow off valve ,Too many parts to list them all!

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Info and Mods:

2005 GD Impreza

Suspension

Tein Flex Z coilovers

Whiteline strut tower bars front/rear

Drilled and slotted rotors front and rear

Wheels

F1R F29 wheels square set 18×8.5 +38

Wrapped in Firestone Firehawk Indy 500 summer tires

Exterior

STi paint matched OEM bumper splitters

STi v6 front lip painted infinity black

Headlights with HID 8K low beam

LED highbeam

LED corners/turn/running lights

Paint correction bumper to bumper

2005 OEM STI hood painting infinity black

Rear window visor painted infinity black

40% ceramic windshield tint

Double 5% sunstrip

30% ceramic tint all the way around

2005 WRX shaved wingless trunk and debadged

LED Brake/Turn/Reverse/3rd/plate lights

Wrapped gloss black roof

Custom crossbars from an 08-11 WRX fitment

Fully rebuild EJ25 NA engine

Custom painted intake manifold with small flake in clear

Custom dress up to match the red/red paint with flake

Tsudo stainless UEL headers

Tsudo stainless hi-flo cat

Stromung stainless cat back exhaust with twin muffler tip

Interior

Custom “community” headliner

Gloss black with flake A/B/C pillars

Paint matched center console

2005 STi cluster

Upgraded double din headunit

JL audio amp with single 12” sealed W3 in trunk

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Info and Mods:

His: 2017 Lapis Blue Subaru WRX STI
Hers: 2015 Dark Gunmetal Grey Subaru WRX STI Limited

Exterior:

VIS Racing Carbon Fiber Hood VS2 Styles

Volk Racing ZE40’s wheels

Cobb Stage 3 Protuned by Surgeline

NRG 49″ Harness Bar

Fortune Auto 500 coil overs

Cusco Front Upper Strut Bar

APR Carbon Fiber License Plate

We promise- there will be more cars featured next week. We cant wait to see you all at SummerFest!

 

New Five Day Program in December

Uncategorized | November 01, 2018

Have you ever wondered if we would combine our best selling Three Day Program with our Three Day Advanced Program? Well, we have done it and made it five days instead of six! This brand new Five Day Program is being offered December 10th through 14th, 2018 and will be taught in our rear-wheel drive Subaru BRZ school cars. This program will be an intense one and is truly for people who love to drive and just can’t get enough seat time! Covering almost every acre of drivable courses we have to offer over the five days, the program starts with the basics of weight transfer, left foot braking introduction, and providing a straightforward understanding of loose surface car control. The class will then progress through more advanced techniques like inducing and correcting slides, when and where to brake to maximize traction, straight line and trail braking, recognizing limits, driving real stage rally roads and overlapping pedal inputs with acute corners and linking corners. The ultimate payoff? The fifth and final day, where your new found talents are sharpened on an intense course that will be absolutely unforgettable!

This program is perfect for the diehard gearhead, the adventurer, and the bucketlister who wants to experience almost everything we have to offer in one program. Click the button below to book our very first Rear-Wheel Drive Five Day Program in December:

Book-Now

Prepping for Olympus Rally!

Motorsports, Uncategorized | May 16, 2018

Currently at DirtFish, we are very busy preparing our team and car to dominate Olympus Rally held in Shelton, WA this coming weekend. DirtFish Drivers, Sam Albert and Michelle Miller will be competing in the stunning DirtFish Limited 4WD Subaru STI. After an unfortunate end at Oregon Trail Rally with a fire in the engine bay and mechanical issues, there was quite a list of things to fix on the car, but with the help of Rocket Rally Racing in Squamish, BC and our dedicated team of mechanics working long hours, the car is ready to rock Olympus! Also competing at Olympus Rally will be DirtFish Lead Instructor Nate Tennis, DirtFish Instructor Travis Nease, DirtFish Driver, James Rimmer, Subaru Rally Team Drivers, Patrik Sandell and David Higgins, as well as DirtFish alumni’s Kevin Walsh, Ken Stanick, John Hill, Adam Kohorn, Mircea Marghidanu, Chris Miller and plenty more!

DirtFish is very excited to be the title sponsor of the Simpson Sort Yard Spectator Area this year, where our team will be busy BBQ’ing away all day Saturday! Hot dogs (with condiments of course), chips and drinks will be available for everyone! You wont be able to miss our team hollering over the megaphone, kindly asking for donations for our four designated charities. Thanks to the fans generous donations, we were able to raise over $600 at Oregon Trail Rally for Seattle Humane Society, Pushing Boundaries, Conservation Northwest and Encompass, and we would be ecstatic to double that at Olympus! We will also be selling retail with some brand new hoodies, so be sure to stop by and check out our merchandise!

Come one, come all to Olympus Rally 2018! Remember to bring cowbells and lawn chairs and be ready to cheer on all of the competitors. We look forward to seeing you all there!

Visit the Olympus Rally website here: https://www.olympusrally.com/

Get the Spectators Guide here: https://www.olympusrally.com/guide

DirtFish and Evergreen Speedway Partner for 2018 Season

Motorsports, Uncategorized | March 27, 2018

DirtFish and Evergreen Speedway partner for 2018 Season

Snoqualmie, WA, March 27, 2018 – DirtFish is excited to announce a brand new partnership with Evergreen Speedway located in Monroe, Washington. As part of this partnership, up and coming NASCAR driver and DirtFish alumni, Garret Archer who competes in the NASCAR Whelen All American Series, will have a DirtFish themed car to compete in all year.

Evergreen Speedway is the only NASCAR track in WA State and has been ranked in the top ten tracks of NASCAR for the last seven years. They host over 130 events annually and DirtFish will take part in several events by bringing a school car to display as well as a booth with information about the school and free giveaways, class raffles and more.

President and CEO of Evergreen Speedway, Douglas Hobbs states, “We are very proud to create a year-round marketing partnership with DirtFish this season. Having DirtFish sponsor Garret Archer in the NASCAR Super Late Model division is awesome! Other opportunities for cross promotions and special events for both facilities are going to be fun. We look forward to working with the DirtFish team for many years!”

DirtFish General Manager, Malli Sheaffer states, “Evergreen Speedway has been on my radar for quite some time and I am very happy our partnership finally came to fruition. With the success that Evergreen Speedway has today being host to Formula Drift, NASCAR, regional racing series like SCCA, USAC, NSRA among others, and DirtFish’s involvement with multi-faceted motorsports and drivers, it just made sense for us to join forces and see what we can accomplish together!”

About DirtFish

Nestled in the foothills of the Cascade Mountain Range and just a mere 30 miles from Seattle in the scenic town of Snoqualmie, WA, DirtFish Rally School was established in 2010 with the idea that the exciting sport of rally should be accessible to everyone. More than just a rally school, DirtFish recognizes that advanced car control skills taught on loose surfaces like gravel and mud directly translate to track, desert, autocross or street driving. Professional DirtFish instructors pride themselves in teaching car control, confidence and safety behind the wheel through various driving techniques built from the roots of rally. From 15 years of age with a learner’s permit, all the way up to the sophisticated age of 90, DirtFish has a program for everyone!

About Evergreen Speedway

“The Super Speedway of the West” located in Monroe, WA is heading into its 64th year of operation. Evergreen Speedway is a multifunctional motorsport track that operates NASCAR Racing, FIGURE 8, Drifting, AutoCross, Drag Racing and Motocross. Evergreen Speedway host many national events including the Summer Showdown, NASCAR K&N Pro Series West, Formula Drift and Red Bull Global Rally Cross.

Check out what DirtFish is up to on social media at:

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/dirtfishrally

Instagram: @DirtFishRally

Twitter: @DirtFishRally

Find Evergreen Speedway on social media at:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/evergreenspeedway/

Instagram: @evergreenspeedway

Twitter: @EVGSpeedway