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PRO3 Videos: Close Calls & Direct Hits from 2010-2016

Some of the tightest racing, closest calls, and biggest hits from the last 7 years of BMW E30 PRO3 racing in the Northwest. From drivers Jim Cissell, Cody Smith, Olivier Henrichot, Corey Peters, Gama Aguilar, Kevin Doyle, Jeff McAffer, Caelin Gabriel, and others. With over 80 cars built, PRO3 is by far the biggest class […]

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PRO3 Video: The 2016 Season highlights

  Video highlights from the ICSCC PRO3 2016 Season–all16 conference races plus 3 special races–the Pacific Northwest Historics, the Rose Cup, and BMW’s 100th Anniversary Cup Race at Laguna Seca. Featuring BMW E30 PRO3 drivers Jim Cissell, Cody Smith, Olivier Henrichot, Corey Peters, Gama Aguilar, Jeff McAffer, Bill Ecker, Eric Blois and more.

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2017 PRO3 Calendar Cover

FREE 2017 PRO3 CALENDARS

FREE 2017 PRO3 CALENDARS   The BMW PRO3 group are again providing free PRO3 wall calendars locally to Puget Sound Region club members, a $12 value to the rest of the country… To get your free copy, visit one of the following listed businesses that have kindly agreed to serve as a distribution point for […]

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President’s Column

By the time you all read this article, my term as President of the Puget Sound Region Chapter of BMW CCA will be over. It doesn’t seem that two years have passed since I took over as President and Ed Walker as Vice President. Some of you may also know Ed as the Driving Tours […]

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Motorsport Column November/December 2016

The 2016 track season was pretty exciting in my opinion! We had only one rainy day, the last track event of the year at The Ridge, where pontoons on the cars might have been useful! For those who were there, you all learned how to hone your wet-driving skills. All cars came home on their […]

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The Next 100 Years

Over the last year we’ve reviewed BMW’s history from 1916 to 2016. BMW’s first 100 years were fraught with several near death experiences. Being a German company didn’t help. At the end of both world wars BMW almost went out of business. In 1959 there was a third brush with corporate death that almost ended […]

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PRO3 Line

With the onset of the gray and wet, another season in ICSCC Conference racing is in the books. The PRO3 championship went to Olivier Henrichot running away. His driving skill and car preparation made him a contender out of the gate and he sealed the championship before the final race with second place going to […]

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PRO3 Racing at The Ridge, September 2016

This highlight video from the final race of the 2016 PRO3 season at the Ridge Motorsports Park in Shelton, Washington–features in-car footage from three POV’s–2016 Runner-Up Corey Peters who finishes 3rd, Gama Aguilar-Gomez 5th, and Jim Cissell 12th. There’s a pretty hair melee in the very first turn.  Plus two bonus videos that you’ll want […]

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Ninth Annual M Car Day Recap

The Ninth Annual M Car saw another large fleet of M Cars descend on Griot’s Garage Flagship Retail Store on September 24th for a morning of M related camaraderie. Around 160 M Cars were in attendance, with the newer M3s and M4s showing up in larger number compared to last year. They were complemented by […]

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PRO3 Racing at Oregon Raceway Park, September 2016

PRO3 racing at Oregon Raceway Park September 2016.  With PRO3 driver #119 Jim Cissell. Guest appearances by drivers Cody Smith, Corey Peters, and Thomas Micich. Learn more about PRO3 racing at PRO3-Racing.com. Or see more of Jim Cissell’s PRO3 videos here on YouTube

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