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SFR’S MONTHLY MAGAZINE

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.

Wheelworks – Majors My Take

All SCCA members especially those that race know there are basically two avenues of road racing. The Regional program and the Majors/Super Tour program. The Regional program is hosted by the various regions within the SCCA umbrella. These races were initially designed as a training ground for drivers who would eventually aspire to run the […]

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Wheelworks – Racing Cars Can Be Dangerous

The pure physics of driving several cars around a confined space at the limits of adhesion is a recipe for disaster. Add the macho testosterone effects that racing does to the chemical make up of the body; and it is no wonder that we have contact on the race track. In fact race cars have […]

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Wheelworks – Too Many Classes!!! Not enough advocates!!!

Back when SCCA first started there were two classes. Under two liter and over two liter. Saturday the Amateurs raced and Sunday the Professionals raced. Then as SCCA grew so did the number of classes and along with the growth in classes meant additional races. I was looking at a 1963 Race Program for the Sports […]

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Fresno Chapter Mid-Season Recap

One of Fresno SCCA’s most competitive autocross seasons in memory is approaching the halfway point. With six events in the books, the club has seen ve different drivers take top PAX and four different top time winners. With seven events remaining, let’s take a look back at the season so far. It all started February […]

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