Monthly Archives: August 2014

Photos from this weekend’s 86DRIVE and 86Girl’s Meet

There was no shortage of 86DRIVERS wanting to get out there and have some fun in their cars this past Saturday. I counted at least 18 cars that joined us for the early morning ascent to the Lick Observatory atop

Posted in DRIVES, Events, Photos

Photos from BAM 2014

This was my first time attending the big annual Subaru Bay Area Meet (BAM). It was an impressive gathering of Subarus at the Quarry Lakes park in Fremont, CA. Without a doubt the Impreza WRXs and STIs dominated the scene,

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86DRIVE and 86 Girls Meet this coming Saturday!

This coming Saturday we have another drive and meet combo planned … so be sure to set your alarm clocks and come out to hang with us! We’ll be tackling the twisty and curvy roads of Mt. Hamilton and then

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Photos and videos from EDGE Motorworks’ Cars & Coffee meet

EDGE Motorworks invited the NorCal86 community to stop by their shop in Mountain View, CA this past weekend to enjoy some free doughnuts, coffee, and talk cars. Naturally we couldn’t resist the offer of free pastries and even set up

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PMok takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

A friend of mine recently called me out to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. So here is my response video. Please watch if you don’t know anything about ALS or the challenge. Please consider donating to the ALS Association

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Aggressive Performance’s Dyno Day and Car Meet (Photos & Video)

Local tuning shop Aggressive Performance (AGP) hosted a Dyno Day and Car Meet at their facilities in Santa Clara, CA this past Saturday. I had planned to do a fun little drive with our group that would end in nearby

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Photos from today’s DRIVE

This morning a handful of 86DRIVE enthusiasts gathered in Livermore, CA and we embarked on what almost always amounts to an epic journey into the middle of nowhere, driving on the twisty backroads of Mines Rd and up and over

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In memoriam: Brett Buzz Dawson

It is with a heavy heart that we mourn the loss of one of our own. Buzz Dawson came from Florida and quickly became a part of our NorCal86 Family. He joined us for many meets, drives, and laughs.  Driving

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86DAY Photos and Coverage

On Wednesday night 86/BRZ/FR-S owners gathered from all over Northern California in order to celebrate August 6, a newly created “holiday” that we call 86DAY. On 86DAY we celebrate the 86 brand, heritage and the community. NorCal86 and 86DRIVE teamed

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Design sketch for our Summer 2014 86DRIVE T-Shirt!

If you’re a regular to our meets and DRIVES you’ve probably seen some of our loyal members sporting the spiffy 86DRIVE t-shirts — these were available in limited quantities in summer and fall 2013. To commemorate our second summer of

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