Blue Ridge Region

Blog – 7/26/2021

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Welcome to Gary Roach who lives in Roanoke, Virginia.

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Blue Ridge Region PCA Events

DateNameVenue 
Jul 24BRR-PCA Cars N’ Coffee – Old Oak CafeOld Oak CafeMore Details
Aug 21BRR-PCA Cars N’ Coffee – Dales DinerDales DinerMore Details
Sep 17-19BRR-PCA Smith Mountain Lake Charity TourSmith Mountain Lake
Oct 17BRR-PCA 40th Anniversary CelebrationVinton War MemorialMore Details

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Non PCA Events

September 3, 4, 5  Virginia Festival of the Wheel  

This looks interesting.   It is in the Charlottesville area.  

Festival of the Wheel Video

Rumor is that someone was invited to show his 1971 Maserati Ghibli.  I looked at the lineup of cars.   It is worth the drive up.

Hilton Head Concours d’Elegance November 7

Hogan’s Corner

“Dave-“Porsche Ready”

Blast from the Past

Charlie and Lynn Schleupner
Can you identify any of these people?

Ever wonder how this club got started? Here are the original founders.

Racing

What is happening in Formula One? Did you see the big accident at the beginning of the British Grand Prix? You can see it live lots of places. Here is an interesting animation of the accident. See here.

Red Bull said it cost them $1.8M in damages. Red Bull still considering FIA Action

Cars

So what is exciting out there on the car market? Just messing around, I searched for Porsche’s and got back a list of early 356s sold over the past years.

Porsche Gone Bad

First

There are no words!

Second

This classic car is powered by a jet engine.

https://carbuzz.com/news/this-classic-porsche-356-is-powered-by-airplane-jets

Lastly

From Neglected to Driver’s Dream!