Welcome Orion

Thanks to Edgar and the crew at MD Audio for bringing Team Orion to our MECA events!

Orion is an historical brand with decades of car audio high performance excellence.

Team Orion is huge and we look forward to hearing and seeing them in our lanes.

9 USA Events This Weekend

We have 9 events for SQL’ers, SPL’ers, and Show & Shiners going on this weekend coast to coast

Click on the name of the event to see the link and flier.

08/18 Sundown Show Warm-Up NC

08/19 Jammin For Jason LA

08/19 Sundown Audio Show NC

08/19 Red River SQL Series TX

08/19 Summer SQL Challenge WA

08/19 – 08/20 SQOLOGY Steel Valley  WV

08/20 Tune-up at LexService CA

08/20 Marion Sound Smackdown IN

08/20 Bass for Bowling Show TN

8 USA Shows This Weekend

The 1st weekend of August is jam-packed with MECA events.

The featured event of the week is in Mississippi at Linear Power headquarters, with SQL Judge Training on Saturday, and 3X SQL, SPL, and Show & Shine on Sunday.  A portion of the Show & Shine entry fees will be donated to a local charity.

Click on the underlined show title, below, to see our club flier for the event.

08/05 Marina Auto Stereo Showdown CA

08/05 TIME2SHINE Car, Bike & Truck Show GA

08/05 SQOLOGY @ Mid Summer Mayhem IN

08/05 Phat Farm Show KY

08/05 Cougar Media Blitz II TN

08/05 Red River Series TX

08/06 Southern States Regional MS

08/06 Bring The Thunder IV PA

1 Canada and 5 USA Events This Weekend

It’s a busy weekend, with some big event planned.

Thanks to Steve McIntyre for promoting the club in the northwest, and now an event with SQL and Show & Shine in British Columbia with RPM Electronics.

Our annual summer regional 3X event in Tennessee, The Vinny, is on Sunday, and we share the Fairgrounds in Lebanon with the Import Alliance folks.  Partnering with IA will bring thousands of eyes and ears to witness our SQL, SPL, and Show & Shine contests.

Bud and Shannon have 2 events this weekend, 1 in Kentucky and 1 in Indiana.

Sidney and Team Imperial will be lay it down in Pennsylvania.

Sunil and crew are at a huge car show in Florida.

Here’s the info and links.

Date(s) Name State
07/22 3rd Annual Rollin Sound Car Show FL
07/22 Bluegrass State Jam II KY
07/23 RPM Show CD
07/23 Sound Check Show II IN
07/23 Bring The Thunder III PA
07/23 The Vinny TN

Got160’s Demo Musik @ Mechman/XS Power Show 2017

Manufacturer Members Mechman Alternators and XS Power are teaming up for a huge show on Saturday, July 15th, at their facility in Knoxville, TN.   They share a parking lot that will be filled to the brim with SPL, SQL, Show & Shine, and demo vehicles.

They are working with Got160’s Demo Musik and Anthony Caldwell,  multi-titled MECA SPL World Champ and owner of Retail Member Extreme Car Audio.  Food vendors will be on site, part of a midway, with raffles and prize giveaways.

Along with MECA 2X double points SQL and SPL contests, the event will feature show vehicles in the Show & Shine contest.  Car clubs and competition teams have been invited to up the ante to a premium car show.  Motorcycle sound classes are also on the schedule, with head to head challenge matches where the cycle owners each play 1 minute of music, with winners determined by a panel of 3 sound quality judges.  The is the Dueling Demos contest, offered for all competitors willing to take the challenge.

Registration begins at 9 AM, and judging begins at 10 AM.  This is a great reason to visit Knoxville!

This is a busy weekend!

6 events this weekend, Coast to Coast, car/truck/motorcycle shows with fun and fair sound-off contests.

We do this for the SQL, SPL, and Show & Shine competitors who value our rating and contest programs, and the success and credentials that they work hard to earn.

Thanks to our Judges who make these events possible, and so good!

Thanks to our Retail Members and Manufacturer Members for their support and participation!


Date(s) Name State
07/15 Rock-it at NASA Chase Park III CA
07/15 Midwest Audiofest & Tent Sale OH
07/15 Got160’s Demo Muzik @ Mechman/XS Power Show 2017 TN
07/15 2nd Annual Smackdown in the Swamp II LA
07/16 Concert Car Showdown II FL
07/16 No Kid Left Behind IN

Host Hotel info for Car Audio Championship in Louisville, KY

The Car Audio Championship has 3 host hotels available. If you are attending the event and need a hotel reservation, please don’t delay, and reserve today before the hotel blocks are sold out. The reservation deadline is September 12, 2017.

Holiday Inn Louisville Airport Fair/Expo®
447 Farmington Ave. Louisville, KY 40209
Hotel Tel: 502-637-4500
Group Name: Car Audio Championship
Reservation Deadline: Sept 12, 2017
Rate: $139 / night + tax
– Complimentary Hot Breakfast Buffet & Internet
– Accross the street from the Kentucky Expo Center
– Free Airport Shuttle and Expo Center – Free Parking

Four Points by Sheraton
2850 Crittenden Dr., Louisville, KY 40209
Hotel Tel: 502-753-5555
Group Name: Car Audio Championship
Reservation Deadline: Sept 12, 2017
Rate: $129 / night + tax
– Complimentary Continental Breakfast & Internet
– Accross the street from the Kentucky Expo Center
– Free Airport Shuttle and Expo Center – Free Parking

Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Airport
2735 Crittenden Drive, Louisville, KY 40209
Hotel Tel: 502-637-2424
Group Discount Rate Code: CACHP
Reservation Deadline: Sept 13, 2017
Rate: $139 / night + tax
– 2 Hot Breakfast Vouchers per room & Internet
– Adjacent to the Kentucky Expo Center
– Free Airport Shuttle – Free Parking

Flop Box Show III this weekend

Bud and Shannon Ballinger are working with Team Flop Box to put on a great series of events, and this July 2nd show should be a big, fun show.

This is the only event this weekend, so try to make it a part of your festivities.