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Would You Like to Get More Involved?

Would You Like to Get More Involved? It will come as no surprise that our chapter runs as well as it does due to the efforts of a few dedicated volunteers. And while we’ve got a good group, we could use more help, for a variety of reasons. First, more hands make certain that no […]

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Membership Information Assistant!

As an ongoing effort to clear up some of the issues we have been having with getting your copies of the Zündfolge to you, I want you to check your membership settings. Here is a simple step-by-step set of instructions on how to do this: Go to Login to your account Click on “Manage […]

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Peter Gleeson beside an M1 speaking to the crowd

Peter Gleeson at America’s Car Museum

For our first meeting of the new year, on January 28th, we were treated to a presentation of some of Peter Gleeson’s cars on display at America’s Car Museum in Tacoma. Peter is a chapter member and has a world-class collection of BMWs. But he also collects other marques and his display at ACM is […]

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Forum Page Closure Notice

  Dear BMW Puget Sound Chapter members,   After many years, it’s unfortunately time to shut down the forum pages on    The rest of the website here will continue to function as before.   The club has operated those forum pages to facilitate questions and discussions, classified ads, and other forms of communication. However, in the […]

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Did you get your Zündfolge?

Did you get your Zündfolge? For reasons currently unknown, some of you may not have received your paper copy of the Zündfolge on time or at all. There could be three reasons for this: You have moved and not updated your address. You have not renewed your BMW CCA membership. Or, The printer has made […]

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Ed Walker, incoming BMW Club President, receives the

President’s Letter

    Hi everyone, I’m Ed Walker, your new president for 2017-2018. My day job finds me meddling in affordable housing policy for the King County Assessor. I also manage some rental property, but my real passion is all things BMW. I’ve owned too many models to count over the years. My neighbors now understand […]

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BMWs Go Mainstream as Collector Cars

  In the last five years, BMW have been discovered by mainstream auto collectors. By this I mean, the big car collectors did not have BMWs on their radar until about 2012. But let’s go back even further. Twenty-five years ago, 1992, the Big Three of BMWs were all $100,000 cars. That is, the 328 […]

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Motorsport Column Q1 2017

Just because it is raining outside, kind of cold, and dark does not mean that you can’t think about the upcoming track season! Hopefully, you got some cool upgrades to the car or at least asked for them. Maybe you got some holiday money or bonuses that you can use on the car. Check out […]

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A trio of BMWs rounding the corner at a BMW Club Track Day

Give the Gift of a Track Day!

Give a High Performance Driving Education or a Car Control Clinic to your favorite BMW driver! Now you can give the gift of a High Performance Driving Education day or a Car Control Clinic to your favorite BMW driver! Does your BMW enthusiast have an upcoming birthday, anniversary, graduation, or other special event? Here’s your chance […]

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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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