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If you want to go racing this year, better get your racing shoes on and get it together.   There’s only a few days left to get entered, and doing all the paperwork, rounding up a competition car, and all your safety gear usually takes a couple weeks at least. Test your speed before school and […]

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Ferrari Words by:  Gary Horstkorta – January 2018 Cover Photo: Eric Hausers Ferrari Mondial gases up at Cotati in 1957 Whatever language you say it in, il cavallo rampante, das tanzelnde pferd, le cheval cabre or el caballo saltando, it means the same thing, “The Prancing Horse”. Along with its famous logo of a black […]

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Congratulations to all the SCCA Northern Pacific (NORPAC) 2018 Champions    CLASS   Driver Car Make/Model Region AS Kevin Smith 1993 Pontiac Firebird ORE BS Kyle Keenan Kia Rio 5 ORE EP Kale Swifts 1990 Mazda RX7 NWST F5 Lance Spiering 1994 KBS MK VII ORE FA Tony Opheim Ralt RD41 ORE FB J R Osborne […]

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Note: Updated 23 February 2019 using GCR rules for minimum weight. The 2019 Supplementary Regulations – rules outside the General Competition Rules (GCR) – that apply to San Francisco Region events have been approved. Do yourself the favor of reading through the Supps, at least the parts that have a black bar in the left […]

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San Francisco Region SCCA Driver’s School – Tech Days As a long-standing tradition, anyone may bring an SCCA racecar to the Driver’s School Feb 15– 17 at Thunderhill for a logbook or annual tech inspection, whether the car is entered into the School or not. If you have a new car and wish to get […]

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Congratulations to Helga Brunner, Co-Chief for Sound, for winning the 2019 SFR Worker Scholarship to Drivers/Competition Licensing School. Helga has contributed to the club in many ways including being the Co-Chief for Sound where she monitors cars rain or shine to make sure racers stay with the prescribed sounds limits, especially critical at WeatherTech Raceway […]

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The Allard Words by:  Gary Horstkorta – December 2018 Cover Photo: Tom Frisbey at Palm Springs 1950 In 1937, Sydney Allard introduced his first production car powered by a flathead V8 Ford engine. Unfortunately, just as the production of this car was ramping up, W W II broke out and Allard turned to servicing military vehicles […]

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The Other Moss Words by:  Gary Horstkorta – October 2018 Cover Photo: Bill Pollack in a Cadillac Allard on the pole for 1951 Golden Gate Park Usually when someone mentions the name Moss in a racing context, the first full name that comes to mind is Stirling Moss. Generally accepted as one of the greatest […]

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With seven Board candidates running, the results of the 2018-2019 SFR election for Regional Executive and Directors has been eagerly anticipated. The vote count was highest  in over 10 years: 346. Results are as follows: Elected: Regional Executive, Barbara McClellan Elected: Three Board Directors: Blake Tatum, David Vodden, Seth Reid Vote counts: Regional Executive, Barbara McClellan […]

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Are you a SFR Worker in Club Racing or the Solo Community? Have you always wanted to go to Driver’s School? Have we got news for you! SCCA sponsors one or more deserving members of the San Francisco Region to the Region’s Competition Driver’s Licensing School. The scholarship is awarded based on service to the […]

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