Blue Ridge Region PCA gathering

Author: Pete Kauffman

Blog 9/19/2022

Membership No new Members this week. Cars and Coffee We had a beautiful morning Saturday for our drive to Dale’s Diner in Montvale for breakfast. Thirty members showed up with their cars in a line! Good food and good conversation! Activities Cars and Coffee at The Green Goat – October 15 802 Wiley Drive SW Roanoke VA 24015 October 15 at 10:00 AM (That is 10:00, a half-hour later) RSVP will be required by noon on Oct 12 Rally – Save the date – November 19 We have a rally in the making. Save this date. November 19. It will…

Blog 9/12/2022

Membership No new members this week. Activities Cars n Coffee at Dale’s Diner – September 17 11076 W. Lynchburg-Salem Tompkins Montvale VA 24122. Next to the defunct Tank Farm September 17 2022 at 0930 hrs. Our usual time.  Again seating is limited. Please RSVP to Gene Reed by noon on September 14 Cars and Coffee at The Green Goat – October 15 802 Wiley Drive SW Roanoke VA 24015 October 15 at 10:00 AM (That is 10:00, a half-hour later) RSVP will be required by noon on Oct 12 Lake Pipes Cars N Coffee We had a good local showing of Porsches…

Blog 9/5/2022

Membership Welcome to Aaron Bilodeau from Thaxton, Virginia.  Aaron drives a 2009 Cayenne Turbo S. Activities Cars n Coffee at Dale’s Diner – September 17 11076 W. Lynchburg-Salem Tompkins Montvale VA 24122. Next to the defunct Tank Farm September 17 2022 at 0930 hrs. Our usual time.  Again seating is limited. Please RSVP to Gene Reed by noon on September 14 Cars and Coffee at The Green Goat – October 15 802 Wiley Drive SW Roanoke VA 24015 October 15 at 10:00 AM (That is 10:00, a half-hour later) RSVP will be required by noon on Oct 12 IMSA Race at VIR…

Blog 8/29/2022

Membership No new members this week. Activities Cars n Coffee at Dale’s Diner – September 17 11076 W. Lynchburg-Salem Tompkins Montvale VA 24122. Next to the defunct Tank Farm September 17 2022 at 0930 hrs. Our usual time.  Again seating is limited. Please RSVP to Gene Reed by noon on September 14 Cars and Coffee at The Green Goat – October 15 802 Wiley Drive SW Roanoke VA 24015 October 15 at 10:00 AM (That is 10:00, a half-hour later) RSVP will be required by noon on Oct 12 They did such a good job in April we’re double-dipping  Plus Pat Clowser made…

Blog 8/22/2022

Membership Welcome to Kevin Worley from Athens, West Virginia. Kevin has a 2013 Boxster S. Happy Birthday to the Snowman! Dave Snow turns 8? today!   Activities Peaks of Otter Cars and Coffee Just A note. Total attendance at The Peaks of Otter Restaurant was 25.  Included new members Kevin and Carolyn Worley from Athens, WV.  Cars n Coffee at Dale’s Diner – September 17 11076 W. Lynchburg-Salem Tompkins Montvale VA 24122. Next to the defunct Tank Farm September 17 2022 at 0930 hrs. Our usual time.  Again seating is limited. Please RSVP to Gene Reed by noon on September 14 Michelin…

Blog 8/15/2022

Membership Welcome to Daniel Hahnke of Salem, VA. Dan recently converted his Test Drive membership. He has a 2011 Boxster. An Email from Mark Kilcollin Thankfully no injuries.  The Porsche protected my wife and she brought it safely to a stop. So…. I’m looking for a replacement. Would like to find a Macan S,  GTS, Turbo or Cayenne S Coupe, 2019 or newer white/red 2.9L, air suspension, sports chrono, Premium plus. I’m searching all the traditional car trader sites. Any leads appreciated. All the best, Mark Zone 2 Treasurer Position Our region is within the PCA Zone 2 and there…

Blog 8/8/2022

Membership Welcome to Bert Krank. Bert drives a 2004 911 Carrera. And and his wife Maureen recently transferred here from Rocky Mountain Region and live in Roanoke. Activities Cars & Coffee Cars n Coffee at the Peaks of Otter Restaurant – August 20 85554 Blue Ridge Pkwy Bedford VA 24533 August 20 2022 at 0900 hrs.  Repeat, 0900 hrs. Not our usual time..  Seating is limited. Please RSVP to Gene Reed by noon on August 17.  Cars n Coffee at Dale’s Diner – September 17 11076 W. Lynchburg-Salem Tompkins Montvale VA 24122. Next to the defunct Tank Farm September 17 2022 at…

Blog 8/1/2022

Membership No new members this week. Activities Cars & Coffee Cars n Coffee at the Peaks of Otter Restaurant – August 20 85554 Blue Ridge Pkwy Bedford VA 24533 August 20 2022 at 0900 hrs.  Repeat, 0900 hrs. Not our usual time..  Seating is limited. Please RSVP to Gene Reed by noon on August 17.  Cars n Coffee at Dale’s Diner – September 17 11076 W. Lynchburg-Salem Tompkins Montvale VA 24122. Next to the defunct Tank Farm September 17 2022 at 0930 hrs. Our usual time.  Again seating is limited. Please RSVP to Gene Reed by noon on September 14 Michelin GT Challenge IMSA…

Blog 7/25/2022

Membership New Members Welcome to Joel and Lynette Duling who have a 2022 Macan S. They live in Lynchburg, VA. I have a second notification that they have transferred to Inland, Northwest Region. So, does anyone know them? Activities Cars & Coffee Cars n Coffee at the Peaks of Otter Restaurant – August 20 85554 Blue Ridge Pkwy Bedford VA 24533 August 20 2022 at 0900 hrs.  Repeat, 0900 hrs. Not our usual time..  Seating is limited. Please RSVP to Gene Reed by noon on August 17.  Cars n Coffee at Dale’s Diner – September 17 11076 W. Lynchburg-Salem Tompkins Montvale VA…

Blog 7/18/2022

Membership We had a new member at the Cars n Coffee yesterday. I had to go back to the May 23 Blog to find Doug Henderson. Doug has transferred from Hawaii and now resides in Forest, VA. He brings his 1966 Porsche 912, which I understand is still in route. Here is a picture of Doug showing off his PCA Hawaii shirt! Blue Ridge Bagels Cars and Coffee A great turn out for the Coffee and Bagels event. The photos of the children were taken by a relative. They stopped to see the cars and were invited to sit in…