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Panamera Launch Event at Porsche of Fremont

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The following invitation has been extended to all Diablo members from Porsche of Fremont. We include it here as a courtesy to our members.
 
Porsche of Fremont will host a masquerade ball to unveil the new 2014 Panamera from 6pm to 9pm on Thursday, September 12th. Please click the Read More link below to see the original invitation with cool picture of the new Panamera and full details. RSVP required.

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Sign up for Oktoberfest on 9/28

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OktoberfestThis year's Oktoberfest will be held at the Danville Station Clubhouse (map) starting at 6PM on Saturday, September 28th. Newcomers enjoy the event for free; existing members must pay $15 per person and are asked to sign up to bring a side dish. Click here to register through the Diablo Goodie Store.

Deadline to register is September 18th, so don't delay!

Note: Newcomers are people who have been a member of Diablo Region for less than a year.

Legends of the Autobahn, August 16th

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On Friday, August 16th the clubs supporting four German marques will host the fifth Legends of the Autobahn Concours D'Elegance at the Rancho Cañada Golf Club in Carmel, California. Click here for the flyer, or click here to visit the event web site. This year's special Porsche model will be the 911, in celebration of its 50th year! You must be a member of the relevant Audi, BMW, Mercedes or Porsche clubs to enter a car to be judged ($60 - Zone 7 Wash & Shine rules), and corral parking is available for cars produced by the sponsoring marques ($30) - but anybody is welcome to attend and enjoy the cars!

Starting as a BMW event in 2009, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche were added in 2010 and Audi joined in 2012. While still a recent addition to the August slate of events in Monterey, LotA is rapidly gaining regional and international recognition as a quality event. Last year's event was even used for the debut of BMW's Zagato Z4 Roadster concept car! So if you like German heavy metal, make plans to attend LotA in August.

Multiple Zone 7 Concours in July & August

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Monterey Bay Region will hold a Zone 7 concours d'elegance at the Carmel Valley Community Park on Sunday, July 14th. Entrants arrive starting at 8AM, judged entries at $25; display only at $10. For full details click here for the flyer.

Golden Gate Region will hold their Carlsen Porsche Concours on Sunday, August 4th at the Carlsen Porsche Dealership in Redwood City. Entrants arrive at 8AM, judged entries are $30 per car, no fee to display. A catered lunch for all is hosted by the Carlsen dealership. Click here to download the flyer.

Yosemite Region rolls out the carpet on Sunday, August 25th at San Joaquin Delta College in Stockton. Registration starts at 7:30AM and judged entries are $30 per car; no fee for display-only cars, and lunch will be available for purchase. Click here for the flyer.

Sierra Nevada makes a big splash on Labor Day weekend, August 31 & September 1st, at Lampe Park in Gardnerville, Nevada. The fun begins on Saturday with an afternoon Meet & Greet at the Historian Inn, followed by a Basque Dinner ($45/person). Sunday brings the councours starting at 8AM, with judged entries at $30 per car; lunch is available at $15 per person. Click here for the flyer; click here for the registration form; or click here for more information.

The Murphy's Tour, August 3rd

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Take a drive to the gold rush mining town, tasting room center, and California Historic Landmark of Murphys! Click here for the flyer, or click here to sign up online. Deadline for sign-up is July 25th; a fee of $31 per person includes reserved parking, lunch, and a private guided tour of Ironstone Vineyards and the museum. Questions? Contact organizers Ted and Ingrid French This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 925-837-8545.

For more information about the rich history of this town, you can view this Wikipedia page, or check out the Visit Murphys website.

Muscle Milk Tour, June 29th

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Muscle Milk RS SpyderFollow the weekly breakfast in Walnut Creek with a leisurely drive to the facilities of Pickett Racing, aka Muscle Milk Racing - 2012 Champions of the ALMS P1 class! Click here for the event flyer, or click here to register online. A tour will form up after breakfast at the Buttercup Pantry on Saturday, Jun 29th in Walnut Creek. Enjoy the drive to Pickett Racing's facilities to see where the magic happens. After the tour, the group will proceed to lunch in downtown Benicia.

Deadline to register for the tour and lunch is June 21st - after June 21st you can sign up for the tour only on a first come, first served basis. There is no fee for the tour; those attending lunch may plan on a target price of $16 per person, paid at the restaurant -- please see the flyer for details. If you have any questions, please contact tour organizer Ingrid French at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 925-837-8545.

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