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May 3, 2021

The Blue Ridge Blogger – May 3, 2021


New Members

We want to welcome David Preston who lives in Salem.   David has a rare 1967 Porsche 912.  

We also want to welcome Geoffrey Perkins.  Geoffrey lives in Wirtz, VA and drives a 2016 Cayman GT4.

Hogan`s Corner

Election lunch at Homeplace Restaurant in Catawba November 2010


Werks Reunion May 22  Must Register  Amelia Island, FL 
Star City Motor Madness June 25 & 26  Roanoke, VA  

Star City Motor Madness in Roanoke, Virginia will be held this year! Last year with COVID-19 on the loose, state restrictions prohibited large events like ours but this year we’re making plans for our 2-day cruise and car show. 

Thank you for your past participation and we hope that you’ll join us again this year, Friday, June 25 and Saturday, June 26. The cruise on Williamson Road is Friday from 6pm to 10pm and the car show in downtown Roanoke is Saturday from 10am to 4pm. 

Attached is the car show registration form. Simply print out the registration form, fill it in and mail with your check or money order. You may also register online and pay with a credit card. Just go to thispage on our site and click on the car show online registration button. Star City Motor Madness is now in its 20th year supporting the Virginia Museum of Transportation and other area non-profits. 

Virginia Festival of the Wheel  September 3, 4, 5  

This looks interesting.   In the Charlottesville area.  

Festival of the Wheel Video


Reid asked me to remind you to be sure to complete the member survey.  We are trying to restart events and need to hear your opinions on various options. Complete the survey at:



Here is an interesting discussion on F1 Qualifying.  Give it a read.  

Give F1 Qualifying Experiment a ChanceAnd Of Course 
A Porsche Gone Bad
FirstWhat’s Wrong with this Picture?
SecondIf Only Cars Could Talk!

And Last

A Poor Man’s Targa

Posted 3rd May by Unknown