Racing, like driving, is a privilege, not a right. There’s no constitutional amendment protecting your privilege to do either.
Above is page one of SEMA‘s nine page response to the EPA’s proposed ban on the conversion of street cars to race cars. I recommend reading SEMA’s entire response, since the EPA reg is epic and complex, and SEMA pretty much sums up the folly of government intrusion and what needs our protection. Here’s a longer explainer.
We must support SEMA on this one. More as I get it…
(Update: Link Corrected. Sorry, guys.)