40th Annual BASH: Bring a Sunbeam Here

2015 BASH Itinerary Read the story of this year’s event 820 Fishing Creek Valley Road (PA Route 443) Harrisburg, PA  17112 Site is about 1 mile east of intersection of PA 443 and PA  322) Early-Bird Activity: Friday Evening, May 15 This is usually a one day event, but if you’re in town on Friday (more…)

39th Annual BASH & Valve Cover Racing

Saturday, June 14, 2014 Hershey, PA “Where Sunbeams and friends meet” Your BASH this year promises to be a particularly memorable one. Although it is really a one day event, your experience can begin Friday evening, June 13 with other Sunbeamer’s at the Hollywood Casino Mountain View Restaurant watching live thoroughbred racing from your own (more…)

Valve Cover Racing Rules

Valve Cover Racing is coming to the BASH again in 2015 What’s a valve cover race? Think Pine Wood derby for Sunbeam enthusiasts. Take your favorite valve or side cover, add wheels and go racing. Bring yours to the BASH and find out if it is a winner. Test-n-Tune from Noon Runoffs start about 3 PM (more…)

B.A.S.H. 2013

FixIn at TigerTom’s near Carlisle Saturday, May 18, 2013 The spring B.A.S.H. event will be hosted by Tiger Tom this year. It will be conveniently coincident with the Import / Kit Car show at Carlisle. The theme will be “The B.A.S.H. goes back to it’s Rootes.” The way it started, a “FIX-IN” Bring your tools (more…)

Recap of BASH 2012

37th Annual BASH Pagoda Hillclimb, Reading PA June 23, 2012 So what does that #O flat-head Ford dirt track jalopy (shown above) have to do with a Sunbeam BASH? A lot ! It’s Merlin Miller’s mothers’ race car, and it was being raced at the Pagoda Hillclimb by a new owner. It’s because of the (more…)

Bring A Sunbeam Here | June 24

Where Sunbeams and Friends Meet 37th Annual BASH June 23 ½  – 24, 2012 Pagoda Hillclimb Reading, PA June 23½-24, 2012 Registration form here Make plans to come join us on the hill used to test the very first motor car, uhh, horseless carriage, manufactured in America, the Duryea. It is a steep hill with (more…)

B.A.S.H. 2010 Update

Kinzers, PA It’s all about US Check out pictures from the BASH here. Our Sunbeams will be part of the display for the huge crowds that come to the Rough and Tumble Engineers Historical Association live “Spring Steam Up”. Of course you should bash the BASH with a live Sunbeam too and without steaming, please. (more…)