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June 2021 Cardinal Point Drive – Sandia Crest

The New Mexico Chapter of the BMW CCA hosted another Cardinal Point driving tour on Saturday, June 26, 2021. Our initial rendezvous point was the parking lot at the Smith’s on Tramway and Central, for an early start during the morning’s cool. We were happy to welcome four new participants; Alcan Rally stalwart Ohio Knox and his copilot Patricia Colahan in his Read More

New Mexico Scenic Byways

While New Mexico Chapter of the BMW CCA events have been temporarily suspended, that does not prevent you from getting out and enjoying your BMW in a socially-distanced fashion. New Mexico is home to 25 scenic byways, totaling over 2,900 miles across a diverse landscape. Eight of these are part of the federal “America’s Byways Read More

All In-Person NM BMW CCA Chapter Events Have Been Temporarily Suspended

New Mexico Chapter of the BMW CCA events and gatherings are “non-essential” activities and the health, safety and protection of our members and constituents are paramount. Due to the increased Coronavirus levels throughout the region and in alignment with State public health orders, Chapter events have been temporarily suspended. The New Mexico Chapter of the Read More

Meet Kris Looney and His Baur E30 Convertible

Over the past decade, Kris Looney has been searching for an E30 like the one his dad owned in the late 80s while stationed in Germany with the Army. Kris was never able to find the car that spoke to him for a variety of reasons. Many enthusiasts can speak to the challenges faced when Read More

Meet the Borderland Brothers – Jim and Bob Storch

The New Mexico Chapter of the BMW CCA has been very fortunate to have brothers Jim and Bob Storch as long-time members. Even though they live in southern New Mexico (Jim – Alamogordo) and El Paso (Bob), they have made the long drive to participate in Chapter events. Jim Storch has been a BMW CCA member since 1984 Read More