If you love the roar of a finely tuned engine, spend your weekends fixing up your old hot rod or even just looking at the fine craftsmanship of automobiles, then you should check out the car events in Arizona that are taking place this month.

ProAutoSports Road Racing

October 1-2, 7am-5pm

Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park

-If you have ever dreamed of driving on a racetrack, check out ProAutoSports road racing weekend in October. Every skill level welcome, from beginners to advanced, offering time trials and wheel-to-wheel racing for open wheel, closed wheel, and karts.

Cruising For the Cause- RT 66 Car Show

October 7-9, 9am-5pm

Flagstaff Mall & Marketplace

-Hosted by The Johhny O Alzheimer’s, Dementia, and Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Foundation, the Cruising for the Cause travels the Southwest and puts on 1-3 car shows that feature classic cars and bikes, arts and crafts, music, food and so much more. Come on out to support a great foundation and enjoy some classic cars as well!

Friday Night Drags

October 7, 6pm-11:30pm

Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park

-Giving anyone who has dreamed of drag racing the opportunity to race the car, truck or bike that they drive every day on a real drag strip. Race your friends and test your cars performance!

Grand Prix of Scottsdale Racers & Roadsters

October 7,14, 21, 28 7am-9am

Hyatt Regency Hotel and Spa at Gainey Ranch

-Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast in between test-driving Vintage Mini Racers. Every Friday in October thru the 28th!

6th Annual Tatum Ranch Golf Club Car Show

October 15, 10am-2pm

Tatum Ranch Golf Club

-This car show is in its sixth year and each year gets better and better. This show is open to all makes, models, and years and the entry fee is $25 if you have some wheels that you would love to show off. Free to spectators and donations to the Foothills Food Bank are encouraged.

The Great Pumpkin Car Show

October 29, 9am-2pm

Berge Ford in Mesa

-The Copperstate Mustang Club presents its annual Great Pumpkin Car Show at the end of October. This show is open to all Ford-powered cars to be judged and also entered in the people’s choice classes. Entry fee is $30.

Not every car is of show quality, and sometimes problems happen to the best cars, so if you find yourself in need of a reliable towing company, contact Phoenix Towing Service at (602)833-2915.