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Drive Revolution 2018

Event Dates: June 20-21, 2018 Event Location: Portland, Oregon Please plan to join the Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA) in Portland June 20-21, 2018 for this year’s edition of our annual Drive Revolution alternative-fuel vehicle and technology showcase. The Northwest is at the center of the green car movement, with one of the highest adoption rates of electric vehicles, a healthy infrastructure to support their use, plus a political and social environment that is enthusiastically supportive of new vehicle technologies.…
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Mudfest 2018

Event Dates: May 1-3, 2018 Event Location: Washington’s Hood Canal This year’s edition of NWAPA’s annual Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year Competition, also known as Mudfest, will take place May 1st to 3rd. For more than 20 years, the media professionals of the NWAPA have met to evaluate the best SUVs, crossovers, and pickups available to consumers.…
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NWAPA Drive Revolution Winners Announced

This slideshow requires JavaScript. Photos Courtesy Doug Berger/NWAPA June 22, 2017 Portland, Ore. – Members of the Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA) and journalists from across the nation recently tested 19 of the most energy-efficient and technologically advanced vehicles that are on the road today – or soon will be.…
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Run to the Sun 2017

Event Dates: September 26-28, 2017 Event Location: Oregon The dates for the 2017 Run to the Sun are set. The event will take place September 26-28 and will start and end in Portland, Oregon. More information will be announced once it’s available.…
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Mudfest 2017 Winners Announced

This slideshow requires JavaScript. NWAPA Announces 2017 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year Shelton, Wash. – May 8, 2017 – The Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA) named the 2017 Land Rover Discovery HSE Luxury as its 2017 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year.…
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Drive Revolution 2017

Event Dates: June 21-22, 2017 Event Location: Portland, OR Much could potentially change this year in the regulations that spur progress toward more efficient and technologically advanced vehicles. Yet it’s safe to say that electrified technology—whether it’s in the form of battery electric cars, plug-in hybrids, or hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles—is here to stay.…
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Mudfest 2016 Winners Announced

NWAPA Announces 2016 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year Shelton, Wash. – April 18, 2016 – The Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA) named the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee 75th Anniversary Edition as its 2016 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year.…
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Mudfest 2015 Winners Announced

NWAPA Announces 2015 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year Tahuya, Wash. – Apr. 27, 2015 – The Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA) named the 2015 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk as its 2015 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year. The 2015 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk combined the perfect blend of performance, features, off-road capabilities, fuel economy and value after two days of rigorous testing during NWAPA’s annual Mudfest competition.…
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Mudfest 2014 Winners Announced

Press release announcing the winners and selected photos from NWAPA's 2014 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year competition.
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2014 Mudfest Announced

For 2014, the NWAPA Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year (“Mudfest”) event will be held at the Dirtfish Rally School in Snoqualmie, Washington. We’ll be testing the best outdoor vehicles on a variety of courses, plus we have some new surprises to offer!…
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