Thank you for coming to Bimmerfest 2016 sponsored by ESS Tuning!
Bimmerfest 2016 sponsored by ESS Tuning

Thank you for coming out to Bimmerfest 2016 sponsored by ESS Tuning and taking part in our first ever two day show! Both days were full of the great BMW enthusiasts we could ask for and we hope you all enjoyed your time at the show! There were more activities going on throughout both days and thousands more BMW cars to look at in the exhibition parking areas of the show. A big thank you goes out to all the sponsors who packed vendor alley with the latest and greatest products for everyone to see. We hope you had the chance to take in all that was going on and can't wait to see you all again next year!

Please check out all the photos posted our facebook page, instagram feeds and on the official event forum.

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You took photos and video - we want to see them! Post your pictures in the Bimmerfest 2016 sponsored by ESS Tuning Event Forum, on our facebook page or anywhere on social media by using the hashtag #Bimmerfest!

The winners of the Battle of the Bimmers sponsored by Toyo Tires were:

CLASSIC:

1. MISHEL KESHISHIAN -- 1989 E30 M3
2. C A CARDENAS -- 1989 750iL
3. BRANDON SYBICO -- 1989 325i

CLEAN:

1. DAVID STILLWELL -- 2002 E46 M3
2. MARC NORRIS -- 2001 M3 TOURING
3. BEN SALAJEAN -- 2011 328i

MODIFIED NON-M:

1. MICHAEL HONARI -- 2010 135i
2. MIGUEL TORRES -- 2007 335i E93
3. RAMIRO SANGCO -- 2006 E60 5 Series

MODIFIED M:

1. ELIZABETH STAIRS -- 2010 M3
2. FELIX LYUBOVNY -- 1988 E30 M3
3. RAY ALMENDRALEJO -- 1988 E30 M3

BEST MINI:

BENJAMIN GUTIERREZ -- MINI Cooper S R53

RISING STAR:

LEVON AKOPYAN -- 2007 Z4 M Coupe

BEST FEMALE:

MAYA HONARI -- 2008 BMW M5

BEST OF SHOW:

DANNY SALAZAR -- 2001 E39 540i

HIGHEST MILEAGE BMW:

MIGUEL HARNANDEZ -- 1989 328i with 400,000 miles on the odometer

FURTHEST DRIVEN to BIMMERFEST:

COSTA MELLIOS -- E34 540i FROM Fort Saint John, British Columbia (2,093 miles)

FURTHEST TRAVELED to BIMMERFEST:

JOS MCKEELEN flew from Romania!
Bimmerfest 2016 sponsored by ESS Tuning is on May 28-29, 2016 at Auto Club Speedway!
December 17th, 2015
Bimmerfest 2016 California

Bimmerfest 2016 California sponsored by ESS Tuning is back at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California on May 28-29, 2016! Last year was a huge hit and we are excited to bring back everything from last year and even more. Look for news and updates in the coming weeks about Bimmerfest 2016 here and on facebook. You can sign up today for the full course track day. We look forward to seeing you all at Bimmerfest 2016 this May!

Date / Time: May 28th, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM AND May 29th, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

See the Full Two Day Event Schedule Now and sign up for these events: Entry Fee: Bimmerfest 2016 California is $30 per car for exhibition parking in the infield OR $20 per car for general admission parking in the outer lots. All passengers are free so bring your family and friends. Trams will be running to and from the outside lots all day long to quickly get you where you want to go.

RSVP for Bimmerfest 2016 California Sponsored by ESS Tuning now!

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ESS Tuning is the Headline Sponsor of Bimmerfest 2016
May 27th, 2016


ESS Tuning is the headline sponsor of Bimmerfest 2016 and as always, they will have an amazing display of BMW cars on display in their booth. This is a great opportunity to talk to product experts about what ESS Tuning can offer you and your BMW to make it unique and more fun to drive.

ESS Tuning has been providing supercharger solutions to BMW customers since being founded in 1995 in Norway. Their products undergo the strictest production standards and unmatched testing, all part of our goal to achieve uncompromised performance. If you want to know more about their process, stop by ESS Tuning's booth and get your questions answered this weekend!

Do you want to know more now? Find out what ESS Tuning has for your BMW now by visiting www.esstuning.com. Stop by their booth and find out more this weekend!
Get Your Bimmerfest 2016 Shirts, Tank Tops, Parade Lap Tickets and More
May 26th, 2016
Bimmerfest 2016 Event Shirts

We are excited to offer two designs this year for Bimmerfest 2016 shirts by a great designer. Stop by the Bimmerfest merchandise tent next to the BMW Fan Zone on Saturday AND Sunday to pick up your Bimmerfest 2016 T-Shirt or racerback tank top! Sizes range from small to XXXL and are limited - stop by early to make sure you get your size!

While you are getting your event shirts, don't forget to get your parade lap tickets, dyno tickets, windshield banners, vinyl stickers or sign up to get your BMW on track. Give the Bimmerfest Facebook page a like and we'll give you a sticker for free. Simply stop by the Bimmerfest booth and show the staff at the booth!

Stop by the Bimmerfest booth near the BMW Fan Zone this weekend and get your shirts and tickets before they sell out!
Event Program Sneak Peek -- Get Yours this Weekend
May 25th, 2016


Bimmerfest 2016 sponsored by ESS Tuning has a ton of great activities going on both Saturday and Sunday and we have a great program to help you navigate the show. You will get an even program upon entry to the event and there will also be a limited number available at the Bimmerfest booth and at select locations around the grounds. The program includes:
  • Event map showing locations of everything you need want to see at the show
  • Vendor Alley map to help you find all the amazing vendors displaying at Bimmerfest 2016
  • Event Activity List
  • Highlighted list of items or displays to look for the day of the show
  • Bimmerfest merchandise page previewing all the great products and tickets available for the show
Click on the links below to preview the event map and see vendor alley.

See the full event map preview now!

See a full vendor alley map and list of vendors!
Get Lunch at the Food Truck Festival and Grab a Beer in the Biergarten
May 24th, 2016
Bimmerfest 2016 Event Shirts
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Last year's food trucks were a huge hit and we are turning it into a festival this year with way more food trucks and choices. Your choices this weekend include:
  • Bacon Nation
  • Big Wave Grill
  • The Buffalo Truck
  • The Burnt truck
  • Burritos Las Palmas
  • California Grill Truck
  • Classic Taco
  • The Cut
  • Dogzilla
  • Eat em Up
  • The Griddle Truck
  • Hacks
  • Kala Truck
  • Nostimo
  • Piaggio on Wheels ( Breakfast and Lunch)
  • Rolling Sushi Van
The Biergarten is back and improved based on feedback from last year. Not only are there more choices but we have expanded the size and you can now sit up in the track viewing area while enjoying a cold beverage. Find the Food Truck Festival and Biergarten on the program map and head over to join in.
Get Involved in the Activities this Weekend!
May 23rd, 2016
Bimmerfest 2016 Activiites

There is are so many activities going on this upcoming weekend and we want to make sure you get your chance to enjoy as many of them as possible. Here are the activities taking place and how you can get involved in them: There is a lot more going on that doesn't require signing up for but we hope you take part in as many activities as you can. This year celebrates 100 Years of BMW and we are excited to have you all come out and join the party this weekend!
Bimmerfest has the Best BMW Companies and Tuners All in One Place!
May 20th, 2016
Platinum Sponsors for Bimmerfest 2016 California

Bimmerfest is the one place to find all the latest and great products from BMW service and tuning companies in one weekend. Come see the latest and greatest products as well as a collection of amazing project cars from subtle to wild. Our platinum sponsors are brands you know and offer the most unique parts and well engineered parts you and your BMW.

Head over to vendor alley at Bimmerfest 2016 sponsored by ESS Tuning and check out these great platinum sponsors showing off their project cars and a whole lot more.
Come See Amazing Cars from BMW of North America and BMW M Performance Parts
May 13th, 2016
BMW of North America and BMW M Performance Parts

BMW of North America is coming out bigger than ever for Bimmerfest bringing out cars and products that you can't see in one spot anywhere else. The Motorsport truck is bringing race cars and M Performance Parts is bringing a fleet of cars that are decked out with all the bells and whistles. These are just some of the BMWs you can check out at Bimmerfest on Saturday and Sunday:
  • M Performance M2
  • M Performance M4
  • M Performance M4 GTS
  • Macca F1 GTR
  • E46 M3 GTR
  • Z4 GTE
See all of the above and more at the BMW Fan Zone located in the center of show. Don't miss this opportunity to see these rare and exciting BMWs!
Bring Out Your Z to the BMW Featured Car Corral!
May 10th, 2016
BMW Featured Car Corral

If you drive a Z3, Z4, or Z8 we want you to join our featured car corral on Sunday! Park your pride and joy with other BMW Z owners sharing the same passion as you do for these amazing cars. Simply send us an email to events@bimmerfest.com or reply to this message to get on the list for putting your BMW in this special corral on Sunday. We can't wait to see what it looks like when the corral is full!
Panjo is the Official Marketplace of Bimmerfest 2016
May 6th, 2016
Panjo is the Official Marketplace of Bimmerfest 2016

Bimmerfest members can now benefit from the range of tools, services, and protections that Panjo provides to buyers and sellers in the Bimmerfest marketplace. Drop by Panjo's booth to sign up for the brand new, weekly email digest of marketplace listings and get a free gift.

With the new Bimmerfest marketplace, sellers gain a seller profile page, statistics on listings, phone-based support, improved sell-through rate, and much more. Buyers gain a money-back guarantee, a dispute resolution team, convenient 'buy now' checkout options, saved searches, and marketplace search and filter tools.

Stop by the Panjo booth at Bimmerfest to learn more about the ways Panjo helps Bimmerfest members discover and buy items of interest and get Panjo's help turning your garage of BMW parts into cash. See more at panjo.com/p/bimmerfest
We want your BMW for the Bimmerfest Centennial Corral!
May 3rd, 2016
Bring your BMW to the track

100 years of the Ultimate Driving Machine Makes for Some Amazing Cars on Display

BMW is celebrating 100 years and we want to join in on the fun at Bimmerfest! We are looking for one car to represent each model BMW from the beginning all the way through the all-new BMW M2. Simply email us a photo of your car including the year, miles and anything that makes it special to us at events@bimmerfest.com and we will contact you if your car is selected for this special opportunity.

Tell us about your unique BMW now!
Sign Up for the Bimmerfest Track Day on Saturday or Sunday
April 29th, 2016
Bring your BMW to the track

Get Your BMW on Track at Auto Club Speedway for only $199/day.

The track day was a huge hit last year and is expanding to two full days this year! Get some incredible seat time in your BMW at Auto Club Speedway's Pro Course ROVAL. The track day is run by the great folks at Speed Ventures and Space is extremely limited for the two days. This will sell out - make sure you get your BMW registered now!

Click here to sign up for the Bimmerfest Track day!
Liqui Moly USA is the Official Lubricant of Bimmerfest 2016
April 22nd, 2016
Liqui Moly USA is the Official Lubricant of Bimmerfest 2016

LIQUI MOLY based in Ulm Germany offers a wide variety of high quality products including motor oils, additives, car care products and chemically-based technical solutions for automotive applications. With over 1,000 articles, customers have access to a comprehensive product line.

LIQUI MOLY develops and tests its products in its own laboratories, manufactures only in Germany, and markets all of its products by itself. Founded more than 50 years ago the company is among the most distinguished in the industry. In addition to the German market, products are sold in over 110 countries around the globe. LIQUI MOLY is proud to be the official lubricant of the 2016 Bimmerfest events and work directly with BMW enthusiast. We manufacture high quality motor oils that meet and or exceed all BMW specifications. We also offer a full line of additives to keep your BMW running at its best.

Stop by the Liqui Moly USA booth at Bimmerfest to learn more or check out Liqui Moly USA's website at www.liqui-moly.us.
CSF Cooling is the Official Cooling System of Bimmerfest 2016 California
April 19th, 2016
CSF Cooling is the Official Cooling System of Bimmerfest 2016

CSF Cooling is a true manufacturer of High Performance and OEM replacement cooling systems. With sales of over 50,000 coolers a month, and over 500,000 cooling systems a year, CSF has become the industry leader in automotive heat transfer.

CSF has the largest range of BMW high performance cooling products in the industry today, including; all-aluminum radiators, oil coolers, transmission coolers, power steering coolers, and AC condensers. CSF is the leading BMW cooling specialist with over 20 different models available for all different types of BMW applications, including; E30, E36, E46, E39, E9x, and 4 generations of M3 parts available.

Come by the CSF booth at Bimmerfest this year to check out he infamous “Rusty Slammington” 2.0 from StanceWorks as well as the reveal of Michael Essa’s Z4 race car! Check out all of CSF’s BMW applications at: www.CSFrace.com, and make sure to come by the booth to get your BMW nice and cool before the summer heat ahead! STAY COOL!
Battle it out on the go kart track at Bimmerfest on Sunday May 29th
April 15th, 2016
Enter Your Car in the Battle of the Bimmers

Battle with other BMW enthusiasts with Go Karts on Sunday!

Battle it out on the go karting track at Bimmerfest 2016! Bimmerfest 2016 sponsored by ESS Tuning has partnered with CalSpeed Karting to offer go kart racing on Sunday May 29th. CalSpeed Karting is located at Auto Club Speedway just outside of NASCAR turn 4 and features a world class, purpose build kart racing circuit.

Get a group of friends together to see who talks the most trash and who's the fastest. Go kart racing sessions will be run on the hour starting from 10am and are open to all attendees 12 and up. The cost is $35 (not including entry to Bimmerfest) and all safety gear is included and no experience is required.

Sign up for Bimmerfest Go Karting NOW!

Enter Your BMW in the Battle of the Bimmers Sponsored by Toyo Tires
April 12th, 2016
Enter Your Car in the Battle of the Bimmers

Battle with other BMW owners in our judged car show!?

The Battle of the Bimmers sponsored by Toyo Tires is going to be an amazing year as each year there are better cars entering to win the title of Best of Show. Cars registered for the Battle of the Bimmers are parked together in a special concourse area in the main show area and are judged leading up to the awards ceremony on stage. Award categories include:
  • Classic BMW
  • Clean / Stock BMW
  • Modified BMW ///M
  • Modified BMW (Non-///M)
  • Modified MINI
  • Best Female (from Modified classes)
  • Best of Show (from Modified classes)
  • Rising Star - 25 Years Old and Younger (from Modified Classes)

Click here to register your BMW for one of the categories listed above!

Are you looking for some better grip on the road for your BMW?

You drive a performance car and that means you want tires that are going to hold tight to road in whatever conditions you are driving in. Toyo Tires has the right solution for you BMW - browse available tires online or head over to Toyo Tire's rig at the show and see what fitments are available for your car today!

Go find what Toyo Tires fit on your BMW!

BMW CCA to Host Autocross at Bimmerfest on Saturday
April 5th, 2016
The BMW CCA is the Official Sponsor of Bimmerfest 2016 Autocross

Take Part in the Bimmerfest Autocross sponsored by the BMW CCA!

This year at Bimmerfest, you have one more opportunity to participate in a timed competitive event. The autocross is sponsored by the BMW CCA and hosted by the San Diego Chapter. The one-day driving event will feature a fast and challenging course, timed runs, competitive classes, and a battle for bragging rights. Registration for the event is now open at msreg.com/bmwccaax.

The autocross will offer a morning and afternoon session with availability for a total of 100 entries. 50 slots are available in the morning session and 50 slots are available in the afternoon session. Following the half-day sessions, the San Diego Chapter autocross instructors will lap the course and offer rides to spectators from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m.

Click here to sign up and learn more about this great opportunity!
KW Automotive North America, Inc. is the Official Suspension Sponsor of Bimmerfest 2016
April 1st, 2016
KW Automotive North America, Inc. is the Official Suspension Sponsor of Bimmerfest 2016

Take a look at KW Automotive North America, Inc. for all your suspension a new suspension set up for your BMW!

KW Automotive North America, Inc. is widely known for the quality of products they produce for wide range of vehicles. KW can provide you with great suspension upgrades for both your street car and your track car - making them a one stop shop for all your needs. Founded in 1995, KW automotive GmbH has grown to employ 200 in five locations and is a preferred product for many BMW owners and race teams.

Learn more about KW Automotive North America, Inc. suspensions at www.kwsuspensions.com and stop by on May 28th-29th to see some great examples of their products in their booth!
Forgestar is the Official Wheel of Bimmerfest 2016 California
March 28th, 2016
forgestar is the Official Wheel of Bimmerfest 2016 California

If you want to make your BMW stand out from the crowd, one surefire way to achieve it is with a unique set of wheels. Forgestar is one of the best wheel companies that can help you individualize your car and make you feel good about the craftsmanship used when producing them. Forgestar has 30 years of combined experience and has used that knowledge to introduce the world's first one piece lightweight rotary forged custom flow formed wheels. Forgestar's proprietary Rotary Forged Flow Forming technology allows you to choose between a range of offsets for every wheel width that is offered. The choice is up to you!

Come by the Forgestar booth at Bimmerfest 2016 and see what wheels they have to show off. Who knows, maybe you will walk away with a new set for your BMW. Visit www.forgestar.com now to find out possible fitments for your BMW.
AP Racing by Stillen is the Official Brake Sponsor of Bimmerfest 2016
March 25th, 2016
AP Racing by Stillen is the Official Brake Sponsor of Bimmerfest 2016

AP Racing by STILLEN Radi-CAL Big Brake Kits Are a Perfect Match for Your BMW

A favorite upgrade for BMW owners is a set of brand new brakes to up the stopping power available on the street and on track. AP Racing Radi-CAL big brake kits are a great performance and appearance upgrade for a range of BMWs, including 2016 models. Bimmerfest 2016 is a great opportunity for you to come out and talk to the great folks at STILLEN to find see the brakes in person and to talk to the experts to understand why you shouldn't go another day without a set on your BMW. Stop by the STILLEN booth (Platinum A) on May 28th and May 29th to find out more.

Get more information on the options available to you and your BMW by visiting apradical.stillen.com right now. You still have time to get a set ordered and put on your BMW for the show!
advanced FLOW engineering is the Official Air Intake System of Bimmerfest 2016!
March 22nd, 2016
advanced FLOW engineering is the Official Air Intake of Bimmerfest 2016

Get Your Next Air Intake System from advanced FLOW engineering (aFe)

advanced FLOW engineering (aFe) is a manufacturer of automotive cold air intake systems, performance air filters, fluid filters, intake manifolds turbochargers, programmers, throttle body spacers and exhaust systems. aFe was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Corona, California. Since that time, aFe has grown to encompass 160,000 square feet in multiple facilities helping them design, develop and test all the aftermarket components that are in their catalog today.

No matter what you are looking for in modifying your BMW, aFe can help you reach those goals. Take a few minutes and browse aFe's website and see what they make for your BMW.

Visit afepower.com now!

Get Your Classic BMW Featured in the Hertiage Corral sponsored by Pelican Parts
March 18th, 2016
Bring your Classic BMW to the show
Photo by Pelican Parts

Park Your Classic BMW in the BMW Heritage Corral sponsored by Pelican Parts!

Do you have a classic BMW that you want to show off? If you do and you would like to park your car up front at the show, we want to hear from you. You must be able to arrive at Bimmerfest 2016 no later than 8:00 AM to get into the BMW Heritage Corral sponsored by Pelican Parts. Email us at events@bimmerfest.com if you are interested in this amazing opportunity! Classics include:
  • 3 Series E21 and older
  • 5 Series E28 and older
  • 6 Series E24 and older
  • Any BMW produced prior to 1982

Head over to Pelican Parts to see what they can do for you and your BMW!
Get a Deal on Your Next BMW at BMW Santa Barbara!
February 26th, 2016
BMW Santa Barbara is the Official BMW Dealer of Bimmerfest 2015

BMW Santa Barbara is the Official BMW Dealer of Bimmerfest 2016

With so many new BMW models available, you need to talk to a dealer that can give you all the right answers and get you a great deal on a new BMW. As the Official BMW Dealer of Bimmerfest 2016, BMW Santa Barbara needs to be your first stop when shopping for that new car. BMW Santa Barbara specializes in local deliveries as well as European and Performance Center Delivery and will give you one of the best buying experiences you have ever had.

Take a minute to send Jon Shafer a message to see if he can help you bring your next BMW home. Send Jon a Private Message Now or visit www.bmwsantabarbara.com
Sign Up for the Bimmerfest Track Day on Saturday or Sunday
February 12th, 2016
Bring your BMW to the track

Get Your BMW on Track at Auto Club Speedway for only $199/day.

The track day was a huge hit last year and is expanding to two full days this year! Get some incredible seat time in your BMW at Auto Club Speedway's Pro Course ROVAL. The track day is run by the great folks at Speed Ventures and Space is extremely limited for the two days. This will sell out - make sure you get your BMW registered now!

Click here to sign up for the Bimmerfest Track day!
ESS Tuning is the Headline Sponsor of Bimmerfest 2016 California!
February 1st, 2016
Bimmerfest 2016 California is sponsored by ESS Tuning

ESS Tuning is back in 2016 as the headline sponsor for Bimmerfest 2016 California! Look no further for powerful upgrades to your BMW than the great group at ESS Tuning. Give them a call or email today to find out how they can help you get more power from your BMW.

ESS Tuning produces supercharger kits for numerous BMW models aiming to enhance the performance characteristics of the car without compromise. Make sure you stop by at their booth on May 28th and 29th to see how they can add some performance to your BMW.

Find what kits are available for your BMW by visiting www.esstuning.com or keep up to date on their by facebook page!
Tell Your Friends, Family and Other BMW Owners About Bimmerfest 2016
December 17th, 2015

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Bimmerfest Event Details
  • What is it?: Bimmerfest is back at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California for the latest and biggest BMW party in the country.

  • When: May 28th, 2016 - May 29th, 2016
               Rain or Shine

  • Where: Auto Club Speedway, 9300 Cherry Avenue, Fontana, CA 92335





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