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The Wheel is the monthly magazine for San Francisco Region. It covers racing, autocross, Concours, and volunteer support of Pro events. In addition, it features the most complete classified section for amateur racers on the West Coast.

2018 Season Opener Regional Honoring Ron Cortez

It certainly was a different way to start SFR’s racing season – cold and sometimes wet – at  Thunderhill Raceway Park for the SFR Double Regional Honoring Ron Cortez – Presented by AIM TIRES. It was the coldest SFR race weekend anyone could remember, and the last time it rained on a race was so […]

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Driver’s School SFR Style

Attendance was up this year with 58 students in the three groups: Open Wheel, and two Closed Wheel groups, one of which was for the more experienced students. Our students continue to be a diverse lot, with several nationalities; two females, same as last year; several teenagers, several retired fellows, one five-member extended family group, […]

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Ross Bentley’s Speed Secrets

2017 Regional Champions from A to Z; Ross Bentley’s Speed Secrets; How to Qualify for the Runoffs; Decoding SCCA Road Racing Classes

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Frank Emmett Announces Retirement

To: The Wheel From: Frank & John, #45 GT1/SP Vette Subject: ‘Tis Time After seventy-six combined racing years together – hundreds of races – thousands of tires – umpteen body parts (if you know what I mean), John and I have decided it’s time to make a career move, called retirement. What a wild and […]

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