Derby Fundraiser To Benefit Nevada Area Council, Boy Scouts of America

RENO, Nev. (July 30, 2015) - The Pinewood Derby isn't just for kids anymore. Adults can get into the action when Dolan Auto Group hosts the fourth annual Corporate Pinewood Derby on Friday, August 28 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the new Dolan Lexus located at 7175 South Virginia Street. 

Businesses are invited to design a race car and compete for awards such as "Fastest Car Standing Still," "Most Unique Design" and "Best Non-Car Car." Cost of entry is $250 for the car kit that will be delivered to you. All proceeds benefit the Nevada Area Council, Boy Scouts of America. 

"We always look forward to this event," said Ryan Dolan, CEO of Dolan Auto Group. "It's a great way to get the community together and support an organization that played a big role in our childhood. The (non-profit event room) at the new Dolan Lexus is the perfect place to set up the track and enjoy an afternoon of friendly competition." 

Three racing awards will be given to the fastest cars overall in addition to awards to the fastest car in each division. A panel of judges will determine the winners of the following categories:

  • Best Overall Company Image
  • Fastest Car Standing Still
  • Best Engineered Car
  • Best Support/Cheer Team
  • Most Unique Design
  • Most Realistic Design
  • Dog Ugliest Car
  • Best Sport Theme Car
  • Most Flashing Lights (or Most Lights)
  • Best Wolf Pack Themed Car
  • Best Resemblance to a NASCAR
  • Best Non-Car Car

The Corporate Pinewood Derby is open to all businesses, groups, organizations and individuals in northern Nevada. Refreshments and beverages will be provided and the derby is an adult only event.

For more information and to enter the Corporate Pinewood Derby visit Entries are due August 26, 2015 and can be emailed to, faxed to 775-787-1114 or mailed to BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA - Nevada Area Council 500 Double Eagle Court, Reno, NV 89521.

About Dolan Auto Group 

Experience the Dolan Difference. Dolan Auto Group - offering northern Nevada's finest selection of new cars - as well as the largest inventory of pre-owned vehicles in Reno, Sparks or Carson City. As one of the leading families of automotive dealerships in the state, Dolan Auto Group has been family-owned and-operated for nearly four decades, consisting of Dolan Toyota-Scion, Dolan Lexus and Dolan Mazda-Kia, northern Nevada's largest volume Toyota dealer..