History and Background
Mission Statement: Our
mission has remained the same for over 25+ years; Back
to increase the enjoyment of owning and operating Mazda vehicles
through the sharing of information, knowledge and experience
of our members while also hosting numerous local, regional and national
The Mazda Sportscar Club of Washington,
Inc. (MSCW) is an organization of Mazda automobile owners. MSCW's official publication is the Rotors and Roadsters newsletter, MSCW also sponsors a webpage, two list serves, a forum, numerous social, technical and driver education events, usually four to six events each month. Meets all legal and insurance requirements and has many ties with the automotive industry. Specific MSCW activities in the Washington
Area include: monthly meetings, scenic drives, technical seminars, clinics,
car shows, picnics, parties and autocross events. The Officers and Coordinators are all volunteers.
Originally formed in July of 1980 by John Yates and Dave Nugent as the "RX-7
Sportscar Club of Metro Washington". By the early 1980's our membership had expanded into the hundreds and we were soon hosting
the east coast Rx-7 Club of America driver schools. By the mid
80's many of the original owners purchased
other Mazda models in addition to their Rx-7s and our events
became reflective of all Mazda models. Since 1984 we have been a Mazda
marque club with membership open to all Mazda vehicle owners.
In 1991, we also added the Capital Chapter of the Miata Club of America, later the Miata Owners
Club while that organization existed. MSCW is an independent entity incorporated in the Commonwealth of
Privacy Statement: Membership information has not been shared outside the organization in over 25 years and there are no plans to do so in the future.
Monthly meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every
month at Fuddruckers (703-821-8582) restaurant located at 1587 Spring Hill Road, one block south of Route 7 in Tysonís Corner (Vienna), VA. Socializing starts at 7:00 pm, followed by the meeting at
7:30 pm. Usually three to six events each month are posted on
our web site at www.mscw.com. Annual membership is $26.
Click here for membership benefits.