Badgerland Miata Club



BMC 2019 Events
(click on links, below, for event information & registration)

January 27, 2019 : Highwaymen tribute band

May 4 : Don Miller Mud Run.

May 18 : LaCross county Ride.

May 18 : Road America.

June 15 : Holiday Motors Ride.

August 2-4 : IMS Sportscar challenge at Road America.

August 10 & 11 : Autobahn Hyperdrive.

August 11-13 : Buffalo Stampede.

September 21 : Mississippi Ride.

October : Chili Ride and Picnic.

October 19 : Sauk City Ride.

November 2 : Annual meeting.

Latest NE & NW Newsletter November, 2018

Other Special Events
Updated December 12, 2018

Here's where you will find information on Autocross, The Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) Road Rallies, High Speed Performance Events, etc.!

Route 66 Trips

since 2-14-2006

Officer Needed for Northern Wisconsin District

The club is looking for a volunteer to cover the north district of Wisconsin. We have several new dealerships that are helping us set up rides and we need someone to work with them when they set up rides in the area. We would hate to lose the new sponsors through lack of interest so if you have any interest please contact Don Gervais at

2009 Crystal White Pearl Miata Wanted for Chicago Auto Show

For the 2019 Chicago Auto Show, Mazda is now looking for a 2009 Mazda MX-5 Miata in Crystal White Pearl to display on the show floor. Vehicles considered will have stock wheels, paint, and will be as close to stock as possible. Vehicles are needed from approximately February 1-19, 2019.

Mazda will handle VIP enclosed transportation of the vehicle and will assume all liability for the vehicle while in Mazda's possession.

The owner of the vehicle and their guest will have the opportunity to attend the 2019 Chicago Auto Show as Mazda's guests to see their vehicle on the Chicago Auto Show floor.

If your vehicle meets the above requirements, please email your submission to and and include the following information:

  • Owner's first and last name.

  • Owner's phone number.

  • Owner's email.

  • Vehicle location (city or zip code.)

  • Recent pictures, not to exceed 5 MB in total.

  • Any stories of owner and vehicle.

Thank you for your support of this initiative. Mazda will be in touch with those who submit their vehicle.

Thank you,

Mazda Owner Stories
by SHANNON MALONEY, Prog Mgr, Experiential Driving Events

We're looking to hear from you and your club members about their MX-5 Miata stories!

As Mazda begins to celebrate 30 years of this iconic roadster, we want to start by sharing our passionate owner stories out with the world. We want to hear about the places you've discovered, the people you discovered with and all open-air experiences on the best roads around.

Head over to and fill out the story submission form. From there, our team will go through the stories and reach out to owners to schedule an interview.

We'd love for you to share this with your club members and encourage everyone to fill out the form.

We are looking forward to hearing from you and your members.

We encourage you to share this post on your social channels to help spread the word.

Prog Mgr, Experiential Driving Events
T: 949-727-6638

Mazda North American Operations
200 Spectrum Center Drive, Irvine, CA 92618

Highwaymen Concert

Come and join us for a winter getaway Sunday, January 27. The Schauer Center in Hartford, WI. is featuring a tribute band based on the Highwaymen (Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, and Weylon Jennings). This is a popular group that has played nationwide. The concert date is January 27th, 2019 at 3:00 pm and the show is selling out with only upper level seats still available. They are $26.00 each if we buy at least 20 tickets. As of November 3 we have 18 people going.

We are planning lunch at the Mineshaft restaurant before the concert for those that are interested.

For information on how to sign up see 2018 BMC Events.

Web Site Contributors
Photos: Laura Netzinger, Pat Kobus, Toni Thomas, Ginger Carney, Dan Dahl
Articles: Don Gervais, Henry & Laura Netzinger, Ginger Carney, Tom Cinealis, Mary Lynn Cinealis, Pat Kobus, Ron Staub, Cheri Staub, Terry Lucas, Peg Wurzbach, Dan Dahl

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Officers for 2018:

Don Gervais
VPSE: Jim Loeffler
VPSW: Henry Netzinger
Secretary: Paul Frederichs
Treasurer: Jim Hotz
Newsletter Editor:
Webmaster: Ron Staub

Messages from the Treasurer:

Keeping the members list up-to-date is part of the treasurer's job. If any of your information changes, such as your email address, phone number, etc., please notify me at: or 262-392-3727
Thank you for your help. Jim

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