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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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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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Roads: Hwy 9

This is the second installment in a “Roads” series we will do, covering some of the best driving roads the San Francisco Bay Area has to offer. Check back soon for more roads and photos, or e-mail us with some

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Roads: Hwy 84 (La Honda)

This is the first installment in a “Roads” series we will do, covering some of the best driving roads the San Francisco Bay Area has to offer.  Check back soon for more roads and photos, or e-mail us with some of

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Exclusive Private Event for SCION Owners! Weds April 16th

Hey guys, I am very excited to be able to share this invite to our 86DRIVE readers/drivers. SCION and BLOX Racing have reached out to me and given me details on a very cool PRIVATE event they are doing for

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The Redwood Loop – Photos and Video

The morning after Valentine’s Day, some of the 86DRIVE crew met up for an early morning drive through one of our favorite and most visited backroads, starting at Redwood Rd in Castro Valley and heading up into the Oakland Hills.

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