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Announcing NorCal86’s 2017 ToyDRIVE Events in Union City and Sacramento

NorCal86 Owners Club and 86DRIVE invites you to our 5th¬†Annual Holiday Toy DRIVE Meet December 10, 2017 @ 11AM – 3PM.   It’s that time of the year again… This year we’ve decided for our annual ToyDRIVE meet to join

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Blox Evo3 – August 2016

2016 marked the 3rd summer that Blox Racing’s Evolution event has helped to redefine the automotive enthusiast lifestyle landscape. Once again the modified automobile extravaganza returned to the historic Pier 70 in San Francisco. We rolled into the show with

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Autocon SF 2016 – San Mateo

As we head into mid-August the summertime car show season is still well under way. The Bay Area has already been host to big shows like Hot Import Nights, Wekfest (see our recent coverage from the Wekfest show ), and

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Wekfest 2016 is coming to San Jose on July 24

Wekfest is one of the major automotive culture and lifestyle shows that comes to the Bay Area, and we always try to make it out to this one. Check out our coverage from last year. You know some of 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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September 2015 Blackhawk Cars & Coffee

This month’s Blackhawk Cars & Coffee event fell on Labor Day Weekend. A good sized group of us met at a nearby Starbucks at about 7AM and drove in together. The turnout was not as great as past months I’d

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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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Super Street Toyo Tires Calendar Launch Car Meet at Edgie’s

Despite some wet weather all weekend long, NorCal auto enthusiasts came out in force on Saturday to the Super Street/Toyo Tires Calendar Launch Car Meet held at Edgie’s Biliards in Milpitas, CA. It was a pretty large gathering of cars

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