Kart Racing 1/30

Kart racing wrapup: Big fun driving small karts!! We had 20 participants and a few spectators.. The racing was close, and we had a few bumps and spills along the way.Congratulations to overall leaders Mitch C, Carleen D, and Evgeny K.

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REMINDER: indoor masking is required!

January is indoor Kart Racing time for the Chicago MINI Motoring Club!!
To satisfy our winter time need for speed, we will again be racing at K1 Speed in Buffalo Grove with their electric karts in a 3 race Grand Prix series.

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Road Warrior Rock Run 11/20



Wrapup: Fantastic fall weather made for a great drive!
We had over 30 MINIs participating in our annual end of season drive out to Starved Rock State park.
Bill Jacobs MINI hosted the starting location and provided little goody bags to get the morning started. We had a fun drive with a few detours due to road closures and arrived to a not-too-crowded park with time to eat and do some hiking around.
Huge thanks to Bill Jacobs MINI for hosting the start and to Miraslav K. for helping out with the detour rerouting in the middle of the drive!
send links to photos to steve@chicagominiclub.com and I will share them here

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Our annual end of season drive to Starved Rock will be on Saturday November 20th.
This event was renamed the Road Warrior Rock Run in 2016 to honor longtime club and board member Conrad Alexander.



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Fall Wisconsin Drive 10/16

Wrapup: Fantastic Fall weather brought out almost 30 MINIs for a fun drive.We had a handful of first timers, and a strong contingent from the Milwaukee Minis come down to join us.Coffee and Donuts were provided at the start by our friends at Northshore Sportscars and we had a chance to look at their cool inventory of interesting cars.We had a couple of routing glitches, but everyone made to the Bunker for a lunch and hangout time.Thanks to Michelle at Northshore Sportscars for hosting our drive start, and to Adam and Renee for pre-driving the route!

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Come on out to a fall drive thru northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin ending at an interesting memorial/bar/resturaunt.

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