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QA1 Announces 10th Annual Open House, Celebrating a Decade of Automotive Excellence

May 31, 2023

QA1, a leading manufacturer of high-performance suspension and driveline products, is thrilled to announce its highly anticipated 10th Annual Open House event. This milestone celebration, coinciding with QA1's 30th anniversary as a company, will take place on July 21, 2023, at QA1's state-of-the-art facility in Lakeville, Minnesota.

The QA1 Annual Open House has become a must-attend event for local enthusiasts, offering an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at QA1's development center and manufacturing floor. Attendees will have the opportunity to witness firsthand how QA1's exceptional products are designed and manufactured, showcasing the company's commitment to delivering superior performance and quality.

Kasey Tarnutzer, Event and Engagement Specialist at QA1, expresses her excitement for the upcoming event, saying, "We are thrilled to celebrate the 10th anniversary of our Open House, which has consistently provided us with a remarkable opportunity to connect with local enthusiasts and showcase the production process behind the parts they may find on their own vehicles. This year's event promises to be our most memorable one yet, as we celebrate this decade long tradition.”

The 10th Annual Open House will feature guided tours, where guests can explore QA1's expansive 100,000+ square-foot facility and gain insight into the cutting-edge production equipment and processes. Attendees will also enjoy an array of refreshments, including the area's finest donuts, further enhancing the overall experience.

The Open House will be followed by the highly anticipated #goDRIVEit cruise to the Street Machine Summer Nationals at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. QA1, a longstanding sponsor of this car show that attracts thousands of enthusiasts from across the country, proudly supports the event. As the dedicated sponsor of the QA1 Autocross, QA1 provides a thrilling platform for attendees to push their vehicles to the limit, showcasing their performance capabilities and experiencing the exhilaration of precision handling. With the QA1 Autocross as one of the highlights, Street Machine Summer Nationals offers a truly unforgettable and thrilling experience for car enthusiasts of all kinds.

About QA1

Motivated by the idea that experiences were best made behind the wheel, QA1 manufactures high performance suspension and driveline designed for those who #goDRIVEit.

Founded in 1993, QA1 is an industry leader in performance shocks, suspension components, composite driveshafts, rod ends, spherical bearings and related accessories for the motorsports and industrial markets. QA1 has more than 100,000 square feet of office and manufacturing space in Lakeville, Minnesota. The state-of-the-art facility includes a complete line of CNC machines, hydraulic presses, filament winding and laser cutting equipment that permit all-inclusive shock absorber, suspension component and composite driveshaft manufacturing and assembly operations. QA1’s quality system is certified to the ISO 9001 standard.

For additional information and a free catalog, call 800.721.7761 or visit QA1’s website at