Motoring Report

Motoring Report

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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Fun Run to Mendocino

Even with a half-day of rain in early April, GGR had a very successful 3-day Fun Run to one of the most picturesque parts of America, the Mendocino coast.  This year we started in Sausalito and in soggy weather found our way to the quaint town of Healdsburg for a[…]

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Fun Run New March 2017

By D. Michael Griffin, VP/Motoring Director Our 1st FunRun of the year was enjoyed by 35 cars and 50 peeps, under clear, cool skies, all the way down Hwys 25/198 from Hollister to Harris Ranch. Road kill totals: one Jack Rabbit and one Ground Squirrel [by me]. As expected, we[…]

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