Super Summit, Summit Racing Equipment’s annual car show and manufacturer showcase, returns to Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, OH this weekend. The show started as a defacto 25th anniversary celebration for Summit Racing in 1992 and was held at the company’s headquarters in Tallmadge, OH.
Last year, Super Summit moved to Summit Motorsports Park to accommodate more show cars and more attractions. The location makes it a reasonable drive from Michigan and Indiana, and the show continued to draw cars and spectators from Ohio and Pennsylvania during its first year in Norwalk.
From muscle cars and cruisers to monster trucks and motorcycles, this year’s event will to be better than ever. Here are eight reasons we recommend you stop by Super Summit on Friday or Saturday (or both) if you’re in Ohio or the surrounding states. At the very least, you’ll want to check out OnAllCylinders live coverage of the show over the weekend.
Classic hot rod?
New or old, Summit Racing wants to see what’s in your garage. Give that special ride a fresh wash, polish those wheels, and show it off at the two-day long cruise-in! There’s plenty of parking on the asphalt and grass.
2. Manufacturers Midway
Every year, Summit Racing invites select companies to participate in Super Summit’s Manufacturers Midway. This is the perfect chance for you to see what’s new in the automotive aftermarket industry. Over 150 manufacturers plus Summit Racing tech advisors will be answering questions, giving demonstrations, and offering support.
3. Fun Runs
Summit Motorsports Park will open up its famous quarter-mile track to Super Summit attendees. Yep, you get a chance to roar down a real dragstrip for a friendly, non-competitive “Fun Run.”
4. BIGFOOT® Car Crushing Demonstrations
Everyone’s favorite monster truck is back and ready to crush cars. Don’t miss out on two shows of action-packed fun.
5. Carbinite LSR Streamliner on Display
Pushing the limits of fast, the aerodynamic Carbinite LSR Streamliner will try to break the 500 mile-per-hour barrier at the next Bonneville Speed Week to become the fastest wheel-driven car on the planet.
6. Show Specials
Special deals on parts will available at the Summit Racing Retail Super Store (1200 Southeast Avenue, Tallmadge) — about an hour’s drive from the track — and on purchases made on site at Summit Motorsports Park during the event. Anything ordered at Summit Motorsports Park during Super Summit can be shipped right to your door for free. Plus, Summit Racing is opening up the Pit Stop Shop, stuffed with tin signs, apparel, collectibles, and more that you can buy on-the-spot at clearance prices.
Summit Racing will set up an autocross course for you to demonstrate your driving skills. Dart around cones as you try to shave time off your ETs. This is a friendly exhibition, so you can push your ride as hard as you want.
8. Free Admission
Yep — the show is free to everyone. Nearly 25 years after the original Super Summit, Summit Racing says the show continues to serve as a thank you to its loyal customers.
That’s why it’s free!