Pan Americana Race

October is Carrera Time!

  October 2011 October is the month that racing will get going again for the Spec E30 group at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma. I thought I’d be telling about the results from the September racing, but there wasn’t any E30 racing at either Infineon or Thunderhill. It’s also the month for the start of the La Carrera Panamericana in Mexico. One of the cars participating, a BMW 2002, was […]

Thunderhill Raceway April 16-17, 2011

For the second time this year, racing moved to Thunderhill Raceway where the weather showed some clouds, but no rain. Saturday was the customary 1/2 hour race, with nothing unusual happening, unless your name is Bushman. Frank was disqualified for allegedly passing under a yellow flag during the warm-up laps. That put him out of Saturdays racing as best to not have further […]

March Madness

It’s March of 2011 and the race season is upon us. The first were in mid February at Infineon Raceway preceded by a track day at Thunderhill Raceway called ”The Art of Racing”. The track day was put on to give the drivers of the Spec E 30, the Mazda’s and the Honda Challenge classes a chance to brush up on driving […]

La Carrera Panamerica 2006

With 2010 drawing to a close, I thought I would finish it up by giving you the end of the year blogs from 2006. These again, are from our story of racing in the world famous Mexican Road Race or La Carrera Panamericana. In reading these stories again, it’s amusing what a green tenderfoot I was to […]