Motoring Report

Motoring Report

I left my heart in Santa Barbara

I think we dare say that this  event has officially turned into our most coveted and sought after motoring event of the year, starting 4 years ago, if people’s enthusiasm is any indication.  During the first week of October, just short of 40 Porsches of all types and models, set[…]

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How to fit 40 Porsches at a mountain top

As the Fall season reminds us that it is right around the corner, the Motoring Events team quickly put to motion an invigorating full day event to celebrate all things Fall.  In mid September, 40 Porsches set out on an energetic 4-hour run through the beautiful twisties that backroads of[…]

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Autocross #6 Report

August’s Autocross was yet another sold out event at Alameda with 105 pre-registered. The course was on the shorter side for Alameda and aside from a few too many zigs and zags (for some) at the start it was very enjoyable, with good flow overall. I almost managed to grab[…]

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Une Petite Affaire

Une Petite Affaire, in the wine country! The spillover from our hugely over-subscribed event in the backroads of Napa County in July was a mini version, appropriately named: Une Petite Affaire.  This smaller group set out to explore the southern tips of Napa County ending with a luscious group lunch[…]

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High Altitude Alpine Driving at its Best!

It is one of those magical things that happens once a year (lucky us!) where over a 100 #Porsches from all different types and varieties come together from several western states for 3 unforgettable days. This is one of those events that I look forward to all year long and[…]

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Poetry in Motion

After our epic trip to the beautiful coast of Mendocino and the surrounding wine region, I set out to write the blog for this month and then out of the blue I get an email. One of the participants in this unforgettable motoring event, wrote this piece about his experience[…]

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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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