Track Report

Track Report

High G-forces

Photo: Paramount Pictures Dear GGR Members, there’s been a long lull in the track series. Between the last event at Laguna in early June to the next three-day weekend at Sonoma (August 26, 27, 28), that’s almost a 3-month gap! In some ways it’s a good thing, summer vacations, spending[…]

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Two Buckets Riddle

Photo: Aleksey Kadukin For a club that is as specific as The Porsche Club of America, we are a pretty diversified group of members. We all own and appreciate these fine German cars, but the way we relate to them can vary quite differently. Particularly through the lens of driving[…]

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Buttonwillow HPDE/Club Race Weekend

We just got back from the Buttonwillow HPDE/Club Race weekend and it was fantastic. The counterclockwise direction is a total blast, a very rewarding circuit. The weather was good for Buttonwillow, the high 80s, but in the evening when we are having dinner and sipping on wine, the temperature was[…]

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From The Fast Lane

Lots of things are happening on the track front. Our second event of the year was at Thunderhill, beautiful weather, good DE turnout, and 36 Club Racers showed up! I decided to ride in the pace car to communicate back with the control tower to start off the race. A[…]

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The first event of 2022

The first event of the 2022 Porsche Redwood City Track Series is in the books and it was a successful event. It was also the first event for Sean and me to run as CDI and Track Chair, so it was extra exciting and stressful for us. I typically go[…]

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Early Spring

We are more than a month away from the official start of spring, but the Bay Area didn’t seem to get the memo. The recent weather we have been having is just gorgeous. The temperature is in the low 70s and the trees are in full bloom with flowers and[…]

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Start Your Engines!

Dear GGR Members, I am happy to announce that we have an exciting track season scheduled for 2022. We will open registration for all events on MSR (motorsportsreg.com) within the next week or so. Make sure you take advantage of this winter to do all the car maintenance and upgrades[…]

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October 2021 Track News

Calling All Track Stars! Drivers! Your track chair hopes everyone is having a great summer. It is flying by quickly, and before you know it, our kids will be back in school with those routines taking command. We had an amazing event at Sonoma Raceway over the July 3-4 weekend.[…]

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June, 2021 Track News

We’ll Take It! Drivers! Every year as we psyche ourselves up for Buttonwillow, we think about the typical warm weather there mid- to late May. “Warm” is being gracious about it… HOT happens once in a while… but the track is so doggone fun, stocking up on water and staying[…]

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