Category: Driving Events

Hot Times in the Summer-Time Drive July 15 update registration link

Join us July 15th for our Iowa Zoomin’ Z’s and Iowa Chapter BMW CCA – Summer Central Iowa Drive. It will be fun and exciting!

We will meet at BMW of Des Moines at 9:00 for check in and driver’s meeting, then we will hit the road at 9:30. We will see some of the Bridges of Madison County along the way, with a lunch stop in Pella before heading back to Des Moines by 2:00. Register on either club’s website so we have a headcount.

Registration is required to attend events and paid members of the ZSCCA and the Iowa Chapter BMW CCA are welcome to attend.

The Iowa Chapter BMW CCA has a MotorsportReg registration page setup here: for anyone (ZSCCA and the Iowa Chapter BMW CCA members) who might be attending.  Registration deadline is July 14, at 6:00 pm.

April “East Meets West” Spring Drive Saturday, April 15

On April 15, the Iowa Chapter of BMW CCA and the Iowa Zoomin’ Z’s will co-host a fun spring drive.

The East group will meet at 9:15 at Fleet Farm Store in Cedar Rapids (4650 Cross Point Blvd NE), have a short drivers meeting and hit the road at 9:45 for a 2 hour drive on the back roads of eastern Iowa, meeting the West group for lunch at Legends American Grill in Marshalltown (2902 South Center St). Following lunch, we will take another scenic 2-hour drive back to Cedar Rapids.

The West group will meet at 9:00 at BMW of Des Moines (9631 Hickman Rd, Urbandale) to start an adventurous drive to our lunch rendezvous with the East group in Marshalltown. The round-trip drive will take roads most of us have never been on.

The East group is led by Warren Byerly (319-360-7567, and the West group by Chip Nelson (515-822-1627, Be sure to sign up today for the drive with either sponsoring group.

You can make the check-in process a bit easier on event day too – complete your liability waivers ahead of time at This is an online system that BMW CCA provides for chapter use. It will have both adult and minor waivers.

Tire Rack Street Survival® school Volunteer Registration – April 30

Street Survival is a community service effort, aimed at teaching teen drivers much more about car control than they ever had the opportunity to see in Drivers’ Education.

Our volunteers serve as in-car instructors, course workers, and other event staff.  Please come on out and give us a hand in helping teens to be better drivers!  The life you save may be one of theirs – or yours.  Volunteer Registration Link


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