Penske Andretti support Laguna Seca SCRAMP

The fight between SCRAMP and the County Administrator Offices is heating up. Both Roger Penske and Mario Andretti have sent letters of support to the Monterey County Board of Supervisors. The letter below shows that SCRAMP was taken by surprise. This is looking like an inside job, the question is from which group?   SCRAMP was [...]

By |2020-02-11T11:58:08-08:00November 18th, 2019|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, California, Politics, Racing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Scott Pruett honored at California Auto Museum

California Auto Museum Fan: I've been following you for years. Scott: Well, I've been around for years Scott Pruett is the oldest most successful race car driver on the national circuit in American sports car racing history. At 57, Pruett is currently racing as part of the International Motor Sports Association’s top series, driving No. [...]

By |2020-04-29T07:42:39-07:00November 16th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Lexus, Racing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Shell Oil to rig – rig to race Formula 1

When I told a girlfriend I was going out on a Shell oil rig she scrunched up her face and quizzically asked why. If you ask people where they buy their gasoline, they will rattle off the name of their local gasoline station. Most people don't think about where petroleum comes from that they are [...]

By |2020-08-03T12:17:31-07:00November 9th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Ferrari, oil, Racing|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Scuderia Ferrari’s Formula 1 driver Sebastian Vettel

When you think of race car drivers, you think of a person going fast in a really fast car, pedal to the metal. A person that knows how the car functions and turns. The more they run the track, the faster they go, the more they drive that one car and get used to the [...]

By |2017-10-19T10:29:24-07:00October 19th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Ferrari, Racing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Honoring Military at Mazda Laguna Raceway

Free tickets for the military! When: Sept. 23, which occurs during the official Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix. Have you served previously or an active member, in the Military? If so, you and one guest can get in for free Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Once again they are honoring the men and women who serve [...]

By |2019-11-28T17:48:57-08:00September 2nd, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Racing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Scott Pruett: living the Hall of Fame dream

Sports Car Hall of Fame California native, Sportscar veteran Scott Pruett, 57, picked up two more awards this week, the West Coast Sports Car Hall of Fame, Motorsports Hall of Fame of America, and the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame. To celebrate, he will do what he does best; he’ll race the No. [...]

By |2020-10-06T14:11:08-07:00June 29th, 2017|Categories: Racing|Tags: |0 Comments

California and BMW M2; not a State, a state of mind

There's a reason that California houses the most Billionaires in the United States. Known for trendsetting, for thinking outside of the box, California loves uniqueness. California is not just a state; it's a state of mind. The Pacific Coast Highway is 150 miles of jagged rocks and blue water stretching from Carmel to [...]

By |2019-12-24T13:24:37-08:00February 28th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Racing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Bill Auberlen in a BMW M2 around Laguna Seca

BMW Driving Experience The reason you can't understand the gibberish on the first video is that I accelerated the track 2 times the actual speed I was driving so that you could watch the video of me following Claudia Hürtgen, the chief instructor at the BMW Driving Experience. Seriously, it was painful for me to [...]

By |2019-12-29T20:35:26-08:00February 19th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Racing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Nicolas Goubert, Michelin NA on the Pilot Sport AS Plus

Nicolas Goubert, brand category manager, Michelin North America talks about Michelin Pilot Sport AS Plus with a 45,000-mile warranty Michelin has brought a new tire out - the Pilot Sport AS Plus - for high-performance cars that have a 45,000-mile warranty. I drove the tires, back to back - the same car, once the car [...]

By |2018-07-27T17:06:28-07:00July 30th, 2008|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Driving tips, Racing, Tires, Video,|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Denise McCluggage speeding along at 80

Denise McCluggage speeding along at 80 at the Infineon Speedway in an Audi R8. I'm not talking her speed - Denise is 80 years old and going faster than 80 miles per hour!! The Denise McCluggage Scholarship Denise is being honored and you can help Denise McCluggage was a racing driver, journalist, author, and photographer. [...]

By |2020-01-20T16:57:36-08:00November 1st, 2007|Categories: Audi, Automobiles and Energy, Celebrities, Racing, Video,|Tags: |1 Comment
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