Northern California Porsche 928 Owners


Tilden Park, Berkeley, CA
Saturday - May 10th, 2008

Click HERE to see George Suennen's pictures of the 2007 event

WHAT: Sharks, Sharks, and more Sharks, supplemented by food.
WHEN: ~10 AM Begin arriving
11 AM Morning Tech Session: Free electronic diagnosis for MY88+ 928s using John Speake's Spanner.  Tests fuel injection and ignition computers and sensors, resets idle.  If you have drivability and power problems, sign up for this test.  Also, we will have Theo Jennisksen's 928 diagnostic tester to try as well.
12 Noon Lunch - Picnic faire - hamburgers, hotdogs, chips, salads and sodas.
12:30 PM Door Prize Drawings, People's Choice Car Awards
1:00  PM Afternoon Tech Session: Continued diagnostic testing and walk-around discussion of any technical problems and questions you may have about your car.
2:30 PM Fun rideA one-hour (or less) 50-mile circular route touring back roads of Contra Costa County, returning to the picnic area.  So, your companions can stay at the picnic area until we return about 3:30PM if they choose, while you exercise your right foot.  Ride maps will be distributed at the event.

Island picnic area on Wildcat Canyon Road, Tilden Park, Berkeley, CA (see maps below).
Ride map will be handed out at event.


928 Owners - bring your cars!  We have lots of parking!  Prospective 928 owners feel free to come and gawk - please contact Bill Ball (email).


There are a variety of ways to enter the park depending on your origin.  Once in the park, look for directions to the Brazil Building.  The map below highlights the Island picnic area, just northwest of the Brazil Building on Wildcat Canyon Road.  To get driving directions to the Park, enter your origin on this web page and print out the result.  



Please contact Bill Ball (email) or call Bill at 925-831-8124 ASAP before the event, if you haven't already done so.

Click this link for a Yahoo Map for Sharks in the Park.   The map you get will show the corner of Shasta Road and Wildcat Canyon Road with a star, 100 feet southeast of the Island picnic area.  There is parking for 30-40 cars right in front of the ISLAND site.  To get driving directions, enter your origin on this web page and print out the result.  Here are a couple of general maps.  Black X marks the Island area.