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86DRIVE will be at SPOCOM Alameda on Sep 23!

On Saturday, September 23 SPOCOM returns to the Alameda Point location for another day of fun in the sun. Some of you may remember our photo coverage from last year’s event. This year, we’re getting involved by trying to bring

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86DAY – Dyno Day and Block Party at Mann Engineering

Our next big event planned is 86DAY on SUNDAY, August 6th, 2017. When: Sunday August 6 @ 10AM Where: Mann Engineering 970 George Street Santa Clara, CA 95054 This year we will be throwing a Block Party and Dyno Day

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Gizdich Ranch Pie Run 2017 – July 22, 2017

It’s time for our annual drive down to Gizdich Ranch in Watsonville, CA! One of our most popular destinations for some delicious apple pie or other fruit pies. You’ll want to eat a slice there and take a whole pie

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Our coverage of NorCal86′s Summer Kickoff 2017

Story to come, enjoy the pictures for now. Watch this video of some highlights from the event by our friend and fellow 86DRIVER Scott Grasso — thanks Scott! And also check out this cool video by WetttMedia shot in 4K

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Skidpad Day at Thunderhill

Earlier this week a handful of us 86 enthusiasts got together at Thunderhill Raceway in Willows, CA and rented the skidpad for a day. We chipped in about $150 per car and had the wide open asphalt lot all to

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Announcing NorCal86′s Summer Kickoff 2017 on June 3!

This is the event everyone’s been waiting for, the Summer Kickoff is set to take place once again at Lake Del Valle on June 3! This is NorCal86′s largest annual meet and it gets bigger and better every year.  You

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The 2017 GT Radial NorCal 86CUP competition has begun! Round 1 photo coverage

A wet and slippery track awaited our 86CUP competitors as they rolled into Mazda Raceway at Laguna Seca on the morning of Saturday, February 18. Heavy rain in the preceding days had started to subside by mid-day, but even as

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86CUP Season Finale Coverage

Well the 2016 86CUP Season is in the books… it was certainly an eventful season full of fun and extreme changes in weather… from the dry and ultra-hot summer days at Thunderhill and Buttonwillow, to the rain-soaked slip and slide adventures

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Our video and photo coverage of R’s Day 2016 and NorCal 86CUP Round 11

I know our video filming and editing skills still leave a lot to be desired, but we couldn’t let Skyline Syndicate’s 1st inaugural R’s Day gathering of Skylines and GTRs at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca go uncovered. When are you

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86CUP Season Finale – December 10

Just a reminder that this Saturday we have the season finale event for both NorCal and SoCal’s 86CUP time attack series, at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, CA. 86CUP time attack drivers from all over California and beyond will

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