Oktoberfest 2016

Following Legends and the Festorics, our 46th annual BMW CCA Oktoberfest, presented by Michelin, is set to take place August 23–28.O’Fest is a week-long celebration of our favorite marque, with exciting social and driving events planned around the Monterey Peninsula. Our host hotel for the week is the Hyatt Monterey, and the track—of course!—is the thrilling Laguna Seca Raceway. Get ready to drop into the famed Corkscrew at Laguna, and enjoy the capstone event of the Celebrate BMW festival! Please note that our hotel room blocks are selling out very quickly. Information regarding OKtoberfest make be found at ofest.bmwcca.org

Watch this space for more details as they become available. The road trips to Ofest are the stuff of legend! To keep in touch with the latest plans for this year’s trip, drop an email to Valerie Baker at roadmonkeys@houston-bmwcca.com.

Club Merchandise

We now have club logo merchandise available for purchase!  Caps and a wide variety of shirt styles in both men’s and women’s sizes are available. Click on the image to visit the web site for more information.

BMW News

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Sun, Jun 26, 2016
Source: BMW Blog
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Sun, Jun 26, 2016
Source: BMW Blog
ActiveAutowerke-BMW-M2-drifting
The folks at ActiveAutowerke have taken their BMW M2 for a drifting session at the Orlando Speed World. Before heading to the drifting event, they decided to put a bit more magic into the sporty M2 Coupe. The M2 received an ECU reflash, a downpipe and intercooler, for a total power [...]
Sun, Jun 26, 2016
Source: BMW Blog
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Sun, Jun 26, 2016
Source: BMW Blog
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Sunday's DTM race at the Norisring (DE) ended with major success for BMW Team RBM: Tom Blomqvist (GB) drove into second place in the Ice-Watch BMW M4 DTM, after starting from pole position for the first time in his DTM career. Behind him, Maxime Martin (BE) delivered a fighting performance [...]
Sun, Jun 26, 2016
Source: BMW Blog