Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Text and Photos by Cliff Wallace - www.importfaceoff.net

4th annual Tucson, AZ IMPORT FACE-OFF: January 29th, 2012.

*Another Import Face-Off event with a spike in attendance growth (50% larger than the 3 previous years).  Look to see 2 AZ IFO events in 2013.

Anthony Di Nallo – Civic Hatch - (Hollywood, CA) wins the FWD class running a 9.22 @ 164.91 mph against Aaron Teague – Honda Civic - (Phoenix, AZ) who ran a 9.62 @ 146.38 mph.

Jake Blackman – Red Honda Civic / carbon fiber fenders - (Tempe, AZ) wins the Forced Induction Pro class.  His opponent Joe Sawyer– white Acura Integra - (Locash Motorsports, Phoenix) broke and could not make it to the finals.  After finals, Jason Park (Porter Ranch, CA) who lost in the semis, just for bragging rights, raced Jake for a “Cali vs Arizona” grudge race.  Jason loses while running a 9.05 second pass to Jake’s 8.92 @ 164.91 mph

Best Club Participation - Team Aftermath
Best Club Representation - Team Swift
Best of Show - James Gill – Scion XB

Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
     

Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ

Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ
Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ Import Face-Off 2012: Tucsan, AZ

Mitsubishi Owners Day (M.O.D.) 2012

Thousands flocked from within and out of the western region to the Corporate Headquarters of Mitsubishi in Cypress, CA for Mitsubishi Owners Day also known as MOD. An event started in 2004 for all Mitsubishi enthusiasts and fans. With the vendors, food, and entertainment on board, the event was overall impressive and the masses seem to have agreed. Over 4,000 cars were displayed in three different lots including a grass area. Vendors Rockford Fosgate displayed their audio equipment with the sounds of “Dubstep” coming out of their Sponsored Evo. Cusco and Eibach also were there displaying their featured product for…

Import Face-Off 2010: Alton, VA

This Import Face-Off marked the first Import drag and show series to visit Virginia since 2007. Local contestants, especially racers, were extremely appreciative IFO came through. The tour will return to Virginia Motorsports Park in the Spring of 2011. IFO will continue to fill the void and provide quality, sportsman level events for the national Import community. The FWD class was won by number 1 qualifier Shad Sawyer from Virginia Beach, VA in his 99' K series Honda Civic running 10.592 @ 147.44 mph against Ricky Lower from Buena Vista, VA also in a Honda Civic who red lighted in…