Blog 2/20/2023


No new members this week.

Trading Post

We are experimenting with a Trading Post for our members. If you have something you want to sell or swap, write up a description of it and send it to the

1974 914-6 GT outlaw. 3.2 injected, chip /headers, 901, 911 F brakes / 914-6 rear brakes, Fiberglass fares, custom rear spoiler, Carrera White. Consider Boxster / Cayman trades. Click Here for more information.


Blue Ridge Region PCA Events

Jul 24BRR-PCA Lunch Social - ArringtonBlue Mountain Barrel HouseRegister
Aug 14BRR-PCA Full Board MeetingBRR-PCA Location TBDRegister
Sep 11BRR-PCA Executive Board MeetingShakers Restaurant - RoanokeRegister
Sep 22BRR-PCA TRSS Volunteer Registration Sept 22 Salem Civic CenterRegister
Oct 9BRR-PCA Executive Board MeetingShakers Restaurant - RoanokeRegister
Nov 13BRR-PCA Full Board MeetingBRR-PCA Location TBDRegister
Dec 11BRR-PCA Executive Board MeetingShakers Restaurant - RoanokeRegister

Cars and Coffee

All Blue Ridge Region PCA members are invited and encouraged to attend Cars N Coffee on Saturday March 11, 2023 starting at 9:30am.  Come for great cars and food, but most importantly to socialize with other club members!  What an awesome way to connect with club members and to fill the cool days.

There is no club cost to attend this event, but members are responsible for their meals and beverages.  Registration is limited to members of the Blue Ridge Region PCA and their family or guest. 

This is a limited capacity event so register early.  A waitlist will be maintained once the event fills to accommodate additional attendees as cancelations occur. 

Blue Ridge Bagels
19327 Leesville Rd
Lynchburg, VA 24502


Unique Porsche Parts Production: Take a Tour of LN Engineering

Well, I missed this somehow but a friend sent it to me. It is lengthy but well worth your time. Very interesting!


Zelectric 1968 Porsche 912 | Jay Leno’s Garage


The cost of renting race tracks around the world

What goes into the cost of organizing an HPDE meet, track day, or race event on a road course?

The largest fee is the track surface itself. It requires many experts to prepare, lay, and maintain the specially formulated asphalt that resists high lateral G forces and somebody has to shell out the dough for it. That person paying is the event organizer, and by proxy, their participants.

Today we’re going to peek behind the curtain at the cost of road course rentals around the world.

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Hogan’s Corner

Something was funny at Peaks of Otter Lodge in 2013.

Porsche Gone Bad


When you need help and no one else is around.


Need a time machine


Ferdinand Porsche and son Ferry


Ferdinand Porsche early photos

And Finally

The Sears Special of the Week