HPDE – Announcement – 2021

Allegheny Region PCA Announces 2021 High Performance Driver Education (HPDE) Events

Are you ready to think about the 2021 track season? Are you ready to FORGET 2020? We certainly are!

Don’t miss joining ARPCA at Pitt Race, “our home track”, for three 2021 events. Plug the following dates into your calendar:

  • June 4
    (Friday one-day HPDE with solo & instructed run groups)

  • July 30, 31, August 1 (Friday: Advanced Solo Lapping, Sat/Sun: HPDE)
  • October 29, 30, 31 (Friday: Advanced Solo Lapping, Sat/Sun: HPDE)

All three events are open at ARPCA MotorSportReg

Contact the  ARPCA Track Chairs track@arpca.com  or Dave Palmer, ARPCA Chief Driving Instructor at chief.instructor@arpca.com with questions.

We look forward to sharing the track with you at any or all of our HPDEs!

Member Submission -J Frye

1968 912 and 1983 944. First annual Glacier Rally, Western PA. July 2015 or 2016

ARPCA Monthly Meeting – March 2021

Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Location: TBD

Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
The monthly meeting is open to all ARPCA Members.

Contact: president@arpca.com

ARPCA Joins With PittRace to Offer Defensive Driving Program

by Jack Neff, TVC Program Chief Instructor

Do you have a new driver in your family? PittRace, along with ARPCA, offers a TVC (total vehicle control) program nearly every month for new or experienced drivers looking to improve their defensive driving skills. This program takes place on PittRace’s north track at real highway speeds. The class includes panic stops, threshold braking, skid pad, slalom, swerve to avoid last minute obstacles — all in your car! Read more

Woman of ARPCA – March Event

Woman of ARPCA
Dinner at Off the Hook, Warrendale, PA
March 24th 6:30pm
Spaces are limited.  Contact women@arpca.com

Porsche Touring Crew – April 2021

PTC Launches 2021 Event Slate;

“Re-routes” Imaginary Trip to Casablanca

Most movie buffs will never forget the climactic airport scene in Humphrey Bogart’s 1942 “Casablanca,” when an unlikely alliance was forged between Bogart’s character and his nemesis, Claude Rains’ corrupt French police captain.

On April 27, ARPCA’s Porsche Touring Crew plans to kick-off its 2021 schedule by bringing together old and new friends*** for a feast at another landing strip, this one overlooking the main runway at the Arnold Palmer Regional Airport. De Nunzio’s Chop House and Sinatra Bar will host the event, which was originally slated for December, but cancelled due to a seasonal snow squall. Read more