Uconn Car Club show 4/13/2014

April 12th, 2014 by
Usually you have to hunker down in the middle of the woods with all your survival gear just to catch a glimpse of us, but this Sunday, we'll be at the 11th annual UC3 Car show! We'll be posting pictures throughout the day on face-page and eventual-gram. Like last year, it'll be at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT (Google Map). Hours: Gates open to all @ 9:00 am Registration for show cars closes @ 12:00 noon Gates will remain open until the beginning of awarding Trophies Trophies by 2:00 pm Directions: Coming from New Haven: Follow I-91 North and take Exit 29 to CT-15 North. Take Exit 91 and turn right onto Silver Lane. The show entrance is off Silver Lane on the right. Coming from Hartford: Follow I-84 E and take Exit 58. Take a right onto Roberts Street, and then take a left at the light onto Silver Lane. The show entrance is off Silver Lane on the right. Coming from UConn in Storrs: Follow I-84 W and take exit 58. Turn right onto Roberts Street, and then another right onto Simmons Road. Continue straight past Silver Lane. The show entrance is straight ahead. Only the Silver Lane entrance will be open for the show. Do NOT take the Pratt and Whitney / Cabela’s side entrance. You will be asked to turn around and follow Silver Lane to the proper show entrance. Map:

Rentschler Map

Uconn Car Club Show a success!

April 15th, 2013 by
Black Box rally team debuted their new look for 2013 at the Uconn Car Club show this past weekend. Over 850 cars showed at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT where thousands of spectators came throughout the day to peruse the wide array of domestic and import tuner and show cars! Ryan Wilcox of River Valley Rally team also showed his Open Heavy class Subaru at the show! For spectators at the show, Black Box rally team put together their own rendition of the Empire State Performance Rally(ESPR) flyer, a rally taking place next weekend, April 20-21st, in the town of Rock Hill, NY: ESPR is about 90 minutes northwest of NYC. The Rally Headquarters is at 61 Glen Wild Road, in Rock Hill, NY. More information about the Empire State Performance Rally is available here: http://www.esprally.com Also, a 5 step guide to stage rally was handed out for new found rally enthusiasts that will be available for download at blackboxrally.com shortly: Finally, the team presented their 2013 season schedule which includes NASA RallySport events ESPR and Black River Stages, and new to this season, Rally America events Susquehannock Trails Performance Rally and New England Forest Rally!    

Black Box rally team to attend Uconn Car Club show on 4/14/2013

April 11th, 2013 by
Black Box rally team will be at the Uconn Car Club show Sunday, 4/14/2013 to unveil this year's rally car. The NASA RallySport stock heavy class rally evo will be shown in all its glory, prior to its running of the 2013 Empire State Performance Rally, taking place the following weekend, April 20-21st. We''ll be posting pictures up at the show on Facebook. Information about the upcoming show: Location: Rentschler Field, East Hartford CT Directly off I-84, use the Silver Lane entrance Click here for Directions Hours: Gates open @ 9:00 am (Please try not to come earlier because the lot will not be ready) Registration closes @ 12:00 pm Gates will remain open until the beginning of awarding Trophies Trophies by 1:30-2:00 pm Price: $10 per car to show, $3 per car for spectator parking in separate lot. More information is available here: http://www.uconncarclub.com/2013-show Black box rally team would like to thank Unlimited Signs for their vinyl support and helping to take the Black Box design to a whole new level! They are located in Brookfield, CT. Email info@unltdsigns.com for all your sign & vinyl needs!