Autocross Report

Autocross Report

Intro to Autocross

The autocross season is getting tantalizingly close for those of us addicted to the smell of race gas in the morning dawn.  The first event is set for March 22nd, at Marina Airport.  Time to get the car tuned up and aligned, the sticky tires mounted, and quickly re-read “Secrets[…]

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Autocross Calendar Corrections

My apologies, some typo’s crept through our scrupulous copy editing of the February Autocross Report that listed the 2015 season autocross event dates.  I got the dates wrong for the following events: RR #4 is on Sunday, May 10th, not the 19th. GGR #4 is on Saturday, June 20th, not[…]

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February Autocross Report

While both our Alameda and Marina venues are under threat, it looks like our 2015 season will run without problems – Ladies and Gentlemen, start your engines! The problem at Marina is that some issues with other organizations who also use the site (not motorsport related!) prompted the FAA’s to[…]

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GGR AX7 2014 Autocross Report

Event #7 in the Carlsen Porsche GGR Autocross Series was a replay of the previous August event featuring another weekend of back-to-back days of racing in conjunction with Loma Prieta Region at the Marina Airport site.  This time LPR took the lead hosting on Saturday, Sept. 20th, with GGR running[…]

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GGR AX6 2014 Autocross Report

Event #6 in the Carlsen Porsche GGR Autocross Series was held at Marina Airport on Saturday, August 16.  This was the first day of a back-to-back weekend, with an LPR event on Sunday.  Both events were also Zone Series events. By Marina standards, the weather was positively balmy.  A bit[…]

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GGR AX5 2014–Autocross Report, Post-Parade

GGR’s autocross number 5 has come and gone, marking the halfway point of the season with a wonderful event on Alameda Island, also known as Harbor Bay Isle. Flanked by the international commerce Port of Oakland and what was once the Pan American Airways seaplane port, the original home base[…]

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Autocross Report – June 2014

Andrew Blyholder Autocross Co-Chair

Autocross Where?

I cynically didn’t expect much response from my call last month for suggestions for new autocross sites, but did indeed get a number of very good suggestions and new ideas. Many thanks to those who responded. We will be pursuing all the ideas suggested in the coming months. And if anyone wants to take on the development of any sites or sites as a project, don’t hesitate to contact me.

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