Chihuahua Express

Git’r done

The everyday work of fixing BMW’s goes on at North Bay Bavarian. There’s also a flurry of activity in one corner of the shop which has nothing to do with the regular routine. I’m speaking about the assemblage of a BMW 1600, turned 2002, into a vintage racer headed for Mexico. The entry fee has […]

"The past is always tense, the future perfect"

That quote by Zadie Smith is a truism in that our last run to the Chihuahua Express in 2009, had some difficulties. Preparing for the 2013 race, we’ll hope for something closer to perfection. Lets take another short trip down memory lane… Adios amigos, Buena suerte! Today it’s Monday, March 23rd, 2009, the car is in the trailer and […]

More Thoughts About Cars

We got off to such a rousing start for 2013, I think we should just continue where we left off. There are a few things going on around the shop that need attending to, like getting a 2002 built for the Chihuahua Express in April, but for now….   This last picture reminds us that there is work to […]

La Carrera Memories

We’ll take a break from the writings about the LeMons and Spec e30 races to look back at what was going on in 2009. Today is November 8, 2011, and the 7 days of the La Carrera Panamericama in Mexico has just finished this last week. As you probably know by now, this is a race we keep a close […]