Blog 5/29/2023

Membership

No new members this week.

Activities

Blue Ridge Region PCA Events

DateNameVenue 
Jul 24BRR-PCA Lunch Social - ArringtonBlue Mountain Barrel HouseRegister
Aug 14BRR-PCA Full Board MeetingBRR-PCA Location TBDRegister
Aug 24BRR-PCA Cars N Coffee - RoanokeThe Green GoatRegister
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

Special Event – Drive to Carter’s Store Memorial Day – Rained Out!

There was to be a Special Event on Memorial Day. A group of members, led by David Hayes, were traveling to Carter’s Carnival Day in Leesville for the Pete’s Sake Event!

Unfortunately the rains came. Perhaps it will be rescheduled. If you are interested in driving over there, email David Hayes at chatntoo@hotmail.com

6376 Bedford Highway, Leesville, VA 434 309-1753

Meanwhile, take a look at their facebood page. Carter’s General Store https://g.co/kgs/mysyMd or click here for more.

Cars and Coffee – June 10, 2023

All Blue Ridge Region PCA members are invited to attend Cars N Coffee on Saturday June 10, 2023 starting at 10:30am.  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 enjoy breakfast.

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.  Be sure to go all the way through the form and click on the Complete Registration button!

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. 

Acorn Hill Bistro
2134 Old Forest Road
Lynchburg, VA 24501

Back of the Dragon Tour – June 24th

We will gather late Saturday morning, 11 AM, near Marion, VA.  Specific location TBD.

Depart 11:15 for a tour of the Back of the Dragon.

Finish the drive and gather at the Back of the Dragon Welcome Center in Tazewell, VA.

Enjoy a group barbeque lunch at the Welcome Center.

Depart for trip home on your own after lunch.

Figure 1.5 hour drive from Roanoke Valley to Marion, VA.  

One hour tour to Tazewell, and then a 2 hour drive back to the Roanoke Valley.

Event subject to cancellation, with refund, if enough cars are not registered by June 7th.

Hogan’s Corner

Waiting for the start of Parade Laps at VIR.

Racing

Mansell vs Senna 1992

One of the greatest races. Click here.

6 Wheeler

This was a P34 Elf. Click here for more info.

Monaco Grand Prix

All teams brought new features to the race. Click here.

Charles Leclerc helmet cam | 2023 Monaco Grand Prix

Click here for a wild ride.

Alonso verses Verstaffen in Qualifying Click Here

Porsche Gone Bad

And Finally