Mike "Points" Paisan
While you may not see him at the shop, Mike is always watching over the incoming e-mails and will likely be your first point of contact via social media. He treats everyone at the shop as family, be it co-workers or customers. If there is ever an issue, feel free to reach out to him and he will make sure any concern is addressed. He also has extensive knowledge of Subarus having owned many over the years so feel free to ask anything.
1988 Grey XT6 (4EAT) This was his first Subaru. This was one of the cars that got AZP Installs started, we completed a successful swap with fabrication of the defunked air-suspension over to a hybrid of 2.5RS front struts and XT rear coilover struts. Lead car for the first 48hrs and started Team IAC in the world of Auto-x.
1991 Red XT6 (5MT)
1992 Maroon SVX Paisan's favorite car in the fleet logging almost 100,000 miles while in our care, also the first car that Team IAC fielded doing a season of HPDEs.
1996 Impreza L (4EAT) that was converted to a fully caged race car. While there wasn't a straight panel on the car it logged a TON of track miles. It wasn't pretty, but it sure made us known at the track.
1994 Turbo Legacy Our second fully caged racecar and is the car that we won the NASA-NE PTE class with an undefeated record.
2005 Legacy GT Wagon 5MT Known at the track as the minivan. Don't let looks decive you, it's a lot faster than you'd think.
2011 STi Hatch Magnaflow Exhaust, upgraded pads and tires.
2014 BRZ Track Prepped: ST-40 BBK, Header, ECUTek STi Mikey Tune, MachV Awesome Wheels, Bilstein B-14 Coilovers, Perrin Oil Cooler, P3 Vent Gauge, and a few other goodies.
2013 BRZ Spec86 Cup Car built to the Spec86 Cup specs and was the Chassis #1 for Spec86 Cup
2005 Outback Daily beater w/AVO Rear Sway Bar
Mike also is very involved in motorsports on various levels from Auto-x to Road Racing including:
NASA Norheast- Track Instructor, Director of Timing & Scoring, Race Director
NASA Nationals- Race Director
Intercontinental Trophy Cup & NEACS- Director of Competition
Spec 86 Cup- Founder of a Wheel to Wheel Race Series dedicated to the BRZ/FRS/GT86