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

Blue Ridge Region PCA Events

DateNameVenue 
Mar 14BRR-PCA Executive Board MeetingSportscar ClinicRegister
Mar 16BRR-PCA Cars N Coffee - RoanokeMontano's RestaurantRegister
Apr 10BRR-PCA Executive Board MeetingSportscar ClinicRegister
May 8BRR-PCA Full Board MeetingBRR-PCA Location TBDRegister
May 19BRR-PCA TRSS Volunteer Registration Salem Civic CenterRegister
Jun 12BRR-PCA Executive Board MeetingSportscar ClinicRegister
Jul 10BRR-PCA Executive Board MeetingSportscar ClinicRegister
Aug 14BRR-PCA Full Board MeetingBRR-PCA Location TBDRegister
Sep 11BRR-PCA Executive Board MeetingSportscar ClinicRegister
Oct 9BRR-PCA Executive Board MeetingSportscar ClinicRegister
Nov 13BRR-PCA Full Board MeetingBRR-PCA Location TBDRegister
Dec 11BRR-PCA Executive Board MeetingSportscar ClinicRegister

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 GT Challenge IMSA Weathertech August 27-28

Raceway Fueled by Volunteers! Michelin GT Challenge IMSA Weathertech Sportscar Championship
August 27-28, 2022
Ticket prices for the race, including the Porsche Corral, start at $60, guests are extra. In addition to getting a front row seat to some of the most competitive racing in the world, entrants to the PCA hospitality tent will be able to sign up for:  

  • Paddock tours,
  • Michelin tire workshops,
  • Parade laps,
  • Driver “Meet & Greats”,
  • raffles and much more!

Sunday 28 August 12:30 pm – 12:50 pm Porscheplatz Car Corral Parade Laps (IMSA)

Racing

Formula 1

2026 F1 ENGINE RULES APPROVAL CLEARS WAY FOR PORSCHE AND AUDI

Aug 16 2022

By Ben Anderson

Formula 1 has finally approved its new engine regulations for 2026, paving the way for ‘new’ manufacturers such as Audi and Porsche to enter F1 in the near future.

Porsche is in the process of buying into Red Bull’s F1 team to develop a new engine in partnership with Red Bull’s new powertrains division, while Audi has been heavily linked with a takeover of Alfa Romeo/Sauber. More

917 The Legend

Assembly Line 911

Hogan’s Corner

There will be a Porsche Corral at VIR this weekend, 27-28 August. It will be a lot bigger than this one in 2009.

Porsche Gone Bad

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And Finally…..