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President’s Message – February 2015

It’s February and we’ve already had a few events to kick off the New Year! A record number (164) of you showed up at our holiday gala lunch and award ceremony at the Blackhawk Automotive Museum on January 11, the Friday night social at Harry’s Hofbrau concluded their inaugural for[…]

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Blackhawk blow-out

Blackhawk Auto Museum + gourmet luncheon + award ceremony + a bargain price caused 164 members to knock down the doors to our annual Holiday Party in early January. These early arrivers admire the angular architecture of the building. Which contrasts with the smooth, round-bodied cars within. Just saying… “No[…]

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Board Minutes – January 14, 2015

Minutes  for January 14, 2015 Board Meeting  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 Autocross Chair who forwarded  a brief report. Agenda Changes – None. Calendar[…]

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President’s Message – December 2014

While relaxing after Thanksgiving turkey, I began to think about all that has happened this year within the Golden Gate region and how busy a year we’ve had. We completely rebuilt the website, changed the design of the Nugget, added several new sponsors and worked with those sponsors that have[…]

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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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