Motoring & Social Report

Motoring & Social Report

April Motoring / Social Report

37 cars signed-up for the 2nd GGR FunRun of the year, a twisty trail up Page Mill Rd. above Palo Alto and then a tight, single-lane descent down Alpine Rd. on the other side of the ridge. After that the road opened a bit, and this photo taken by Polly Harrington shows our P-cars, heading up through the redwoods toward the[…]

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March Motoring / Social Report

The Golden Gate Region kicked of its 2017 FunRun season with 40 Porsches taking the scenic Hwys 25/198 route from Hollister, through Coalinga, to Harris Ranch Restaurant.  In spite of all the storms of the previous weeks, the roads were open and dry, with only a few spots of debris. […]

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December Motoring/Social Report

by D.Michael Griffin, VP/Motoring Director and Bern Beecham, Social Director This past year was an incredible season for our FunRun program. We had 10 road events with nearly 1000 total participants! That’s a lot of GGR drivers and co-pilots. So in November, when our FunRun “Production Team” met to evaluate[…]

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Fun Run to Carmel Valley Road

FunRun Report…. Hollister to Carmel Valley Rd by Michael Griffin, GGR V.P./Motoring Director Even when having to roll out at Oh-Dark-Hundred, early on a Saturday morning, we saw 38 cars and 55 happy motorists pulling onto Grid at 7:30am. And this was over an hour’s drive south of San Jose,[…]

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Santa Barbara Fun Run

  “Santa Barbara, here we come,” said 60 drivers and passengers, as we headed off down Hwy 25 on a delightful excursion through the Central Coast wine country and on south to the Santa Ynez Valley.  This was the 8th FunRun of the year for GGR, and by far the[…]

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July 2016 Motoring / Social Report

We had a great time clicking-off the 6th FunRun of the year in early July. Forty P-cars, this time including an SUV, and 58 GGR peeps turned-out for the re-introduction of this popular Drive to our FunRun schedule. Mines Road to Mt. Hamilton… Ah, what’s not to like? We cruised a[…]

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Mammoth Lakes Run

Mammoth Lakes is usually thought of as THE resort for LA skiers. But now it’s an annual destination for NorCal regions, wanting to see what it looks like on the other side of the Sierras. This year the event pulled as many as 90 Porsches, ~130 drivers and passengers, from[…]

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June 2016 Motoring/Social Report

by D. Michael Griffin  VP/Motoring Director The last month has been uber-active with Motoring and Social events. On April 30th 47 cars and 70 people enjoyed a FunRun down to Ft. Hunter Liggett and back up PCH for lunch at Big Sur River Inn. As usual, the view of the[…]

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