June 2020 Cardinal Point Drive – Salt Missions Trail Scenic Byway

On Saturday, June 13, 2020, the New Mexico Chapter of the BMW CCA met at Sandia BMW for a driving tour of the Salt Missions Trail Scenic Byway. Sixteen people in nine cars participated heading east on old route 66 to the Village of Tijeras. We then went south on […]

Photo from the June 2020 Cardinal Point Drive - Jason Collin

Coronavirus Update from the BMW CCA as of June 1, 2020

From 5:00 p.m. ET on June 1 forward, all entities comprising the BMW Car Club of America and/or the BMW Car Club of American Foundation will be permitted to resume a normal event schedule. However, all events must be run in compliance with state and local law and regulatory bodies. […]

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March 2020 January First Saturday Breakfast

The First Saturday Breakfast on March 7, 2020 included several new faces and cars. After breakfast, most attendees went up the street to Cars and Coffee on Jefferson where we were treated to the sights of many interesting cars including a very rare Porsche 918 Spyder hybrid! Photos by Jason Collin


February 2020 Tech Session and Annual Membership Meeting

On Thursday, February 13th at 6:00 pm, the New Mexico Chapter of BMW Car Club of America held a Tech Session and its Annual Membership Meeting with election of officers and Board of Directors. The session was held at Sandia BMW in Albuquerque and began with the Annual Membership Meeting. […]

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In Memoriam – Monika Fuchs Fox

We were saddened to hear of the death on Jan. 18, 2020 of Monika Fuchs Fox, longtime BMW enthusiast and member of the NM Chapter of the BMW CCA Board of Directors. Monika was the daughter of Dieter Fox and the late Jacqueline Fuchs Fox, founders of the New Mexico […]

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January 2020 January First Saturday Breakfast

Attendees at the NM BMW CCA January First Saturday Breakfast and Board Meeting were treated to sights of a couple of visiting classics – a Bentley Continental and a Datsun SSS! We also discussed the Spring Tour to Spaceport America. Stay tuned! Photos by Jason Collin


2019 Karl Fox Memorial Fall Tour – Los Alamos

On Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, the New Mexico Chapter of the BMW Car Club of America had the Annual Karl Fox Memorial Fall Tour. This year the tour was through the Jemez mountains to Los Alamos followed by lunch in Santa Fe. We met up in Rio Rancho, NM for a driver’s meeting. […]


Ski Santa Fe Car Show – by Jason Collin‎

It was a great day in Santa Fe with the BMW CCA at this beautiful ski resort setting (minus snow). We met at Santa Fe BMW then had a 6-car procession to the resort where we had a whole 3 minutes of almost proper BMW driving. No matter, we had […]


SWMS Driving School – by Doug Brosveen

BMW  “The Ultimate Driving Machine” We paid extra for the, “Ultimate” when we bought our cars!  Yet 90% of us have little or no knowledge of our car’s limits– which far exceed most other vehicles.  For Safety Sake, we need to know what our options are in an emergency. SWMS […]

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First Saturday Breakfast at Mimi’s – Sept 7, 2019

The First Saturday Breakfast at Mimi’s on September 7, 2019 was attended by Jon van Arsdel, Doug Browsveen, Jim Levandoski, Phil Undercuffler, Dan Jones, Jason Collins, Bob Kaufman, Buddy Lorio, Shiv Patel, John Slenes of Southwest Motorsport and Jack Lovell was there briefly. Upcoming events were discussed as well as the […]