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86DRIVE’s End of Summer Celebration will be on Oct 22

86DRIVE’s End of Summer celebration event will be held on Saturday Oct 22. We will return to The Junction Bar & Grill in Livermore, where we held it 2 years ago. We love the drive there, the food, and the

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Photos from Blackhawk Cars and Coffee, July 2016

Last weekend we planned a short simple cruise over from Castro Valley to Blackhawk to the monthly Cars and Coffee meet there. The drive on Crow Canyon Rd all the way up to Blackhawk is pretty low-key and it didn’t

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Events this weekend: April 16-17

As long as the weather stays great, we’ll keep on planning drives and events We’ve got another drive planned by our buddy Drew for Saturday, and NorCal 86CUP time attack Round 2 takes place at Thunderhill West on Sunday. Visit

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86DRIVE and 86CUP’s 2015 End of Season Event on December 12th

  Some of you may have noticed that we did not hold an End Of Summer event this year like we did last year.  My apologies for that, the summer (and fall) have kind of gotten away from me and

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NorCal86’s 3rd Annual Holiday ToyDRIVE on Dec 5th hosted by SpeedElement

hosted by Speed Element (San Jose, CA) It’s that time of the year again… we’re excited to announce the 3rd Annual ToyDRIVE meet hosted by our friends at SpeedElement. Please bring a toy, game or puzzle to donate to a

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Photos from Blackhawk Cars and Coffee – June 2015

The Blackhawk Cars and Coffee show has grown into one of the largest and most varied cars and coffee gatherings in the Bay Area. I went to the Blackhawk C&C for the first time in May, but I got there

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Our video coverage of SummerKickoff 2015

86DRIVE brings you video coverage of NorCal86’s biggest summer meet — the Summer Kickoff! We had over 120 cars join us for a fun time at the Lake Del Valle park in Livermore, CA. Many thanks to everyone who came

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One week to go until Summer Kickoff 2015!

If you haven’t already registered to attend Summer Kickoff, make sure you do this weekend if you want to grab the lower pricing… price per person will go up to $15 on 6/1/2015. *** 6/2/15 UPDATE —  PRICE IS NOW

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The 2015 NorCal 86CUP Season Begins March 21-22

All winter long, many have been quietly preparing their cars for March 21. It’s the day many of us have been waiting for — the official return to the track for NorCal’s 86CUP time attack series. Join us at Thunderhill

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