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!

Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix 2021

Allegheny Region Porsche Club of America
2021 Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix

July 23rd, 24th, and 25th

Plan to attend the 39th annual Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix with ARPCA.  Join hundreds of your fellow club members, guests from other regions, and friends as we gather on “Porsche Field” in Schenley Park to enjoy our cars, vintage races and the camaraderie that defines PVGP weekend.  Now is the time to register and mark this event on your calendar. The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix is our club’s largest fundraiser of the year with proceeds donated through the PVGP charity to the Autism Society of Pittsburgh and the Allegheny Valley School. Read more

Allegheny Region 60th Anniversary – Founding Documents

Greetings members – in honor of our Region’s 60th Anniversary, we are posting a number of items including recognition from the Porsche Club of America (PCA National) and some of the Club’s earliest correspondence and documents, showing the names of our original founders and the activities that they conducted. We hope you enjoy these documents, which have historical significance to our Club. Also look for future recognitions and celebrations of our 60th anniversary in the coming months and at our events.

Click to review our Club’s earliest documents and special recognition from PCA in honor of our 60th anniversary

Porsche Touring Crew – June 2021 (Registration Closed)

PTC Adopts “Green Agenda;”

Votes Porch Dining with World-Class Views

A well-known Spanish playwright wrote, “Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises.”

ARPCA’s Porsche Touring Crew plans to live-out that concept by returning to the historic Summit Inn for its June 22 driving event.  Located atop Summit Mountain in Farmington, PA, the Inn’s sweeping 60-mile natural views will paint an emerald green backdrop for PTC’s veranda luncheon. Read more

Porsche at The Lot – June 2021

What are you doing this Saturday?

Are you starting it in the company of fellow ARPCA members for an upscale cars-n-coffee event at The Lot at Edgewater restaurant in Oakmont, Pa?  If not may we suggest a change in your plans?  Consider the following, it may change your mind. Read more

Porsche at The Lot – July 2021

You should start your Saturday, July 10th, in the company of fellow ARPCA members for an upscale cars-n-coffee event at The Lot at Edgewater restaurant in Oakmont, Pa. Its a great way to start your weekend.

The Lot at Edgewater is a full-service restaurant that offers a wide menu selection including traditional favorites like Belgian waffles, house-cured bacon steak, made-to-order omelets as well as specialties such as avocado toast with pepper jam and a fried egg.  There is a full-service coffee bar with a large assortment of pastries and a full-service bar featuring brunch cocktails, alcoholic milkshakes, and craft beers. Read more

Pre-PVGP Driving Tour

Pre-PVGP Driving Tour – Friday, July 23rd

Willow Restaurant Willow Restaurant, 634 Camp Horne Road. Pittsburgh, PA 15237

The Driving Tour will start from the parking area, also the location of our PVGP Welcome and Kick-Off Party.

Mandatory Driver’s meeting starts at 12:45 p.m. First car off at 1:00 p.m.  Come early and meet for lunch!

Click here for more information about all PVGP events and registration

PVGP – Weekend Kick-Off Party

 

Weekend Kick-Off Party – Friday, July 23rd

Willow Restaurant, 634 Camp Horne Road. Pittsburgh, PA 15237

Festivities begin around 5:00 p.m.

Restaurant parking lot is reserved for Porsche car show. Courtyard reserved for ARPCA.

Click here for more information about all PVGP events and registration

PVGP – International Car Show at Schenley Park

International Car Show at Schenley Park – Saturday, July 24th

  • Over 3000 cars on display covering marques from around the world.
  • Catered lunch, unlimited soft beverages and Dining tent
  • Peoples’ Choice Concourse (Open to all PVGP pre-registered Porsches)
  • ARPCA Silent Raffle
  • Vintage racing time trials – Many of our club members participate in the races throughout Schenley Park. Be sure to cheer them on!

Click here for more information about all PVGP events and registration

PVGP – International Car Show at Schenley Park

International Car Show at Schenley Park – Sunday, July 25th

  • Catered lunch, unlimited soft beverages and Dining tent
  • Peoples’ Choice Concourse (Open to all PVGP pre-registered Porsches)
  • Vintage Car Races – Visit our club’s racers in the pit area or watch from trackside!

Click here for more information about all PVGP events and registration

Porsche Touring Crew – July 2021

PTC Slates Summer Sojourn
Eyes July River Retreat

Fresh off a record turnout at their Summit Inn event, and a week of non-stop PVGP activity, Porsche Touring Crew has set its sights on the perfect place to chill out and continue to recover from 18 months of social distancing!  On July 27, PTC will lead a return excursion to the rustic Allegheny Grille in Foxburg, PA.

But despite the location, don’t count on spotting any foxes.  It was actually the Fox family of Philadelphia that originally purchased several tracts from the Commonwealth (circa 1790) and subsequently named the municipality. Read more