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  • Blog 9-13-2021

    Members

    Welcome to Kenneth Fore from Lynchburg. Ken has a 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S.

    Activities

    BRR-PCA 40th Anniversary – Registration is open for our 40th Anniversary Celebration!  Early birds get the best deal through September 25th.  See the Information page or the REGISTRATION  site for info and to sign up.

    Covid Precautions – All attendees are required to wear masks while indoors except when seated and are strongly encouraged to do so while outside.  We will have an ample supply of masks on hand for all.   Also, food service workers will be masked at all times and our caterer follows strict procedures. The indoor room has a seating capacity more than twice the size of our attendee limit to provide space for distancing. 

    Smith Mountain Lake Charity Tour – Some folks have dropped out so registration is reopened on motorsportsreg.com.

    There are not many openings so if you are interested, take a look. If you think you want to attend, click on Contact and send them a message.

    CarsnCoffee for September will be held on Saturday September 25 2021

    Southern Plenty Cafe

    206 Main St, South Boston VA 24592

    0930 hrs.

    For those wishing to drive together in a line at moderate speeds, we will perform the art of the seldom seen two-part caravan.

    Members NOT located in the Lynchburg area, we will be meeting up at the One Stop Mart located near the intersection of VA Rte 40 and Rte 29 S in Gretna VA and take some back roads to South Boston. Please be ready to ooze off at 0800 hrs sharp.

    Members in the Lynchburg area will meet up at Colonial Restaurant

    8790 Wards Rd, Rustburg VA 24588

    We will depart towards Gretna at 0720 hrs sharp.

    This CnC will require an RSVP by Wednesday September 22 before Noon Following breakfast those who wish can proceed to V. I. R for the Hagerty/SVRA event Details below.

    https://www.hemmings.com/events/detail?listing_id=58374

    Blue Ridge Region PCA Events

    DateNameVenue 
    Sep 17-19BRR-PCA Smith Mountain Lake Charity TourSmith Mountain LakeMore Details
    Sep 25BRR-PCA Cars N' Coffee - Southern Plenty CafeSouthern Plenty CafeMore Details
    Oct 17BRR-PCA 40th Anniversary CelebrationVinton War MemorialRegister now on MotorsportReg.com
    Nov 14BRR-PCA Swannanoa TourSwannanoaMore Details

    VIR Porsche Corral Tickets

    Dave Hogan says: “VIR Porsche Corral tickets are for sale now. I do not see any Zone 2 volunteer requests yet.”

    PORSCHE CORRAL- Michelin GT Challenge IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at Virginia International Raceway on Oct 8, 2021 8:00 AM (etix.com)

    Hogan’s Corner

    Hurley Haywood with two Brumos Porsche drivers in the Porscheplatz tent at VIR in May 2011.

    Advertiser of the Month

    Porsche Gone Bad

    “Has anyone else had the red warning light go on on their front wheel? Nothing is showing on my dash board, so I was just wondering what it might be?”