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Wrapping Up the Year

As the year comes to an end and my kids are enjoying the spoils of a visit from Santa, I wanted to take a moment to wish everyone happy holidays and a fantastic new year, and to reflect on the year that was for GGR. The end of this month[…]

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January 2019 Zone 7 Report

By: Collin Fat, Zone 7 Representative Sacramento Valley Region 916.955.7966 cfat@fatsrestaurants.com I am honored to announce that I have been appointed by PCA’s Executive Council to replace Sandy Provasias your new Zone 7 Rep for the 2019-2020 term. Sandy has done a fabulous job over the last 3-1/2 years as our[…]

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January 2018 Autocross Report

Less than 80 days remain until the 2019 Carlsen Autocross Series opener at Alameda Point on 3/17. 80 days. How are your winter projects going (car related, I mean)? Now that the holiday season is in the rear view mirror, it’s time for a new list, and to get going. […]

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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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Board of Directors Meeting for November 27, 2018

Board Meeting Minutes November 27, 2018 Present: John Celona, Serena Cheng, Brian Emmett, Michael Griffin, Robert Habibi, Ed Hunter, Brad Kellett, Jim McClelland, Marianne Merritt, Bryan Phan, Michael Sherman Call to Order: The meeting was called to order at 6:49 pm. Call for agenda changes: None Call for calendar changes: The[…]

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December, 2018 Zone 7 Report

By Sandy Provasi, Zone 7 Representative As the year winds down, many thanks go out to the region presidents in Zone 7 whom volunteered to help run their regions. Along with their boards, thanks for stepping up and pitching in for your region and your club. A big thanks also[…]

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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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December, 2018 Track Report

Jack Stands Esteemed Drivers, Your track chair was MIA from the November issue of the Nugget because he was, well, over there…    …doing that water polo stuff again. Polo relinquished its grip on him November 15 with the conclusion of the NCS championship games. Your track chair won’t bore you with any[…]

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December 2018 Autocross Report

The 2018 autocross season came to an end on November 17 at Alameda Point. There was some smoke in the air that had drifted down from the Campfire complex fire but an ocean breeze and Alameda’s natural geography (as a peninsula) helped out to make it good day to wrap[…]

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Driving for a Purpose

For 17 days, our amazing firefighters battled to contain the Camp Fire. Over 150,000 acres, 18,000 structures, and at least 85 lives were lost, and while the fire is now 100 percent contained, the job is far from done. The road to recovery will be long for those affected. At[…]

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