Random Notes – June ’89

Random Notes – June ’89

An incredible thanks to Phil Smart, Sr. and the whole BMW crew at 714 Pike for hosting a great meeting last month. Phil is the ultimate gentleman of the marque, and as usual, opened the doors to club members who were treated to the Smart kind of hospital­ ity. We...
Sports Car Open – May 20

Sports Car Open – May 20

Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 20, for what promises to be the best Northwest track event of the sea­son. Seattle International Raceway will be the site of the Sports Car Open, a multi-club track day co-sponsored by Yokohama, Bridgestone, Michelin and Puget...
Wankel Meets BMW

Wankel Meets BMW

Denny Organ Zundfolge Editor [redacted] Seattle, Washington [redacted] Dear Denny: I am writing to share with you and members of the “Club”some of the fun that I have had with my 1979 BMW 320i! This story starts after I had already owned my car for 4 years...
Local Hero Byron Sanborn

Local Hero Byron Sanborn

There is a column in the National SCCA magazine titled “Local Hero” that is reserved for outstanding local road racers. When I read this column, I always think of Byron Sanborn who ought to be recognized as one of the top nonprofessional road racers in the...