Young Volkswagen enthusiast has an ‘AirCooled’ club

Young Volkswagen enthusiast has an ‘AirCooled’ club

Fallbrook native David Taylor has started what appears to be a pretty cool car club. Or, as he would say, an “AirCooled” club. Taylor, 18, founded Fallbrook AirCooled in February, and the club’s most recent gathering on July 1, attracted 34 members who share a common bond – a passion for classic Volkswagens and their […]

Car paying tribute to Navy SEAL Carter finishes 12th of 40

The No. 3 Cheerios Chevrolet, the car that featured the name of 1998 Fallbrook High School graduate and fallen Navy SEAL Mark T. Carter on its windshield, finished 12th of 40 in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 29 in Concord, N.C. Driven by Austin Dillon in NASCAR’s longest race, the Cheerios […]

Welfle fourth in Demo Cross main event at Perris Auto Speedway

Fallbrook driver Ryan Welfle placed fourth in the Demo Cross main event April 30 at Perris Auto Speedway. “It could have gone better if my transmission didn’t start to give up,” said Welfle. Welfle began the 20-lap race on the inside of the ninth row.   “I just started off slow and tried to stay […]

More Volunteers Sought for California’s Road Charge Pilot

Pilot in full swing and on track to launch in July SACRAMENTO – Having reached its initial goal of 5,000 volunteers, the Caltrans Road Charge Pilot program is now asking more rural drivers to sign up to ensure that the pilot accurately depicts the needs of the entire state of California. In 2014, the legislature […]

Fallbrook’s Dylan Doherty takes lead in SCCA racing

Fallbrook’s Dylan Doherty takes lead in SCCA racing

FALLBROOK – After competing in two Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) Majors races, Dylan Jett Doherty of Fallbrook has taken the lead in his class in the Western Conference competitions. SCCA Majors is organized into five conference groups, and each group schedules events in their areas to make them more accessible to people throughout […]

Hughes second in Stock Figure 8 race at Perris

Hughes second in Stock Figure 8 race at Perris

Perris Auto Speedway held this year’s first Night of Destruction races April 2, and Weston Hughes finished second in the Stock Figure 8 race. The 2006 Fallbrook High School graduate leveraged a third-row start in the 12-lap race to finish behind only winner Mike Lerwill. “I didn’t realize that I would do so well in […]

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