Motoring Report

Motoring Report

Motoring for some serious Fun!

At the time of writing this blog, we are gearing up for two back-to-back events that fully take advantage of long stretches of HWY 1 north of Golden Gate to some amazing destinations. First, there will be the ever-so-popular three-day event to Mendocino via the backroads of Sonoma and Mendocino[…]

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Lick Observatory drive via Mines Road

In a cool and crisp morning in March, 40 Porsches gathered among the vineyards in Livermore to embark on a spirited 100-mile all-backroad route all the way up to the majestic Lick Observatory on Mount Hamilton. This ride has proven to be one of the favorites among those of us[…]

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Porsches in green pastures

After all that monsoon-like rain we’ve had in the Bay Area, the obvious thing to do was to wait for a break in stormy weather to take our Porsches out to their natural habitat, Northern California’s unbeatable backroads. That is exactly what a group of GGR members did in February.[…]

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Vibrant and Inspired Awards Gala Packs a Porsche Punch

To the grand orchestral score of Richard Wagner’s “Ride of the Valkyries,” the 58thAnnual Golden Gate Region Awards Gala kicked off the New Year with a curated collection of luxury and sports Porsches on parade (including a ’73 911 Carrera RS) in a “Circle of Light” spectacular with sound and[…]

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Motoring Event

On a cool and crisp Sunday morning in January, nothing warms the heart like the roaring sound of 40+ Porsches of all models venturing on a 3-hour energetic run through Santa Cruz Mountains, PCH and everything in between. This event was capped off by having a catered artisanal boxed lunch[…]

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December 2018, Motoring Report

As 2018 draws to an end, I’d like to extend a heart-felt “Thank You” to all those who joined us on the final motoring event of the year to help the extended community in Butte County which witnessed a tragedy in their community by the wildfires . This event was[…]

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December, 2018 Motoring News

The motoring activities for the Golden Gate Region in 2018 were capped off by two exciting events.  First up was GGR’s ever popular 3-day event from San Francisco Bay Area to the beautiful coastal town of Santa Barbara where 30+ Porsches (and their occupants!) enjoyed an energetic journey through the[…]

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November, 2018 Social/Motoring Report

Thanks for the memories –by Michael Griffin Another FunRun season came to a happy end in October with the 3-day Santa Barbara and one-day Carmel Valley events. These FunRuns bring our total for the year to eleven, and for that to have happened, I can only thank our team of[…]

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October 2018 Motoring Report

Mines Road North-to-South Mines Road is an extremely popular FunRun drive. So much so, we decided this year to run it twice: once from the North, going South toward San Jose. And a month later in September, we drove it in the reverse direction toward Livermore in the North. Here[…]

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