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Just Breaking: Nugget Investigative Report

Our covert investigative staff is tracking the rumor that Google and Porsche have formed a partnership to develop the next generation of Porsche. Plans are in the works to create and test self driving Porsches for street and track use. Due to the recent application of advanced vehicle management electronics,[…]

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Board Minutes for November 19, 2014

Call to Order President French called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. at the home of the Social Director in Palo Alto. The entire Board was present except for the Vice President who furnished a written report and the Track Chair whose series is now completed. Agenda Changes – None.[…]

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Track News for December 2014

Hello track enthusiasts.  We’ve just finished a very successful 2014 season and are now looking forward to 2015. Hope you all enjoyed this year, highlighted by Driver Ed (DE) and Club Race (CR) events at the new 5 miles of Thunderhill, Buttonwillow, Porsche Parade at Laguna Seca, and PCA GGR’s[…]

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Big Turn-out for Nov 8th Canepa Run

By Michael Griffin  –GGR Motoring/Social Director                              Photos by Rick Dahlman Fifty Golden Gate drivers and passengers gathered on a beautiful fall day in Cupertino, to take back roads and a twisty Hiway 9, over the hill and down to Scotts Valley. Our objective was a visit to Canepa Design,[…]

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Porsche Pets Rule!

Elton says Hi! GGR Member Elton V. Dawgone says hello from the pumpkin to which his 914-6 is color-matched. Elton also included a photo with his pets Amanda and Jason, who he says are very good at not shedding too much in the car–though they do like to lean out[…]

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Board of Directors Meeting Minutes

Golden Gate Region Porsche Club of America Board of Directors meeting minutes for October 30, 2014. Present: Richard French, Larry Adams, Andrew Blyholder, Michael Sherman, Michael Griffin, Paul Larson and John Celona. Absent: Andrew Forrest, Tim Smith and William Benz. Mr. Benz assigned his proxy for the meeting to president[…]

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President’s Message – November 2014

The results of the Golden Gate region Board of Directors election and update to the bylaws are in. We had 105 members vote, approximate 6% of our membership. All candidates received over 90% and the bylaws update passed with 102 votes for, 1 against and 2 abstentions. Vice President [table,[…]

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Porsche Announces Water-Cooled Wheel

Well those Wizards of Weissach have been at it again. First came the water-cooled front engine cars (the 924/944/968 and 944), then water cooling was extended to the mid- and rear-engine cars. Now, the water cooling magic has been extended even farther with an automotive first: the Water Cooled Wheel.[…]

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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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