e-Rundschau: Aug 2017 – Solar Eclipse Edition (Last Call for Grand Concours)
Before you take in next week’s Solar Eclipse (Aug 21) in your Porsche, make sure you get it all spiffed up and ready for display this weekend at Station Square! Last Call for ARPCA Grand Concours at Station Square (closes tomorrow) and some new events just added. Details below!
Saturday Aug 19th 2:00-6:00PM – ARPCA Grand Concours at Station Square
|Allegheny Region Porsche Club of America is once again hosting a People’s Choice Topside Concours, Car Show and Social. This is the fifth year for this increasingly popular event.
Station Square will close West Station Square Drive for exclusive Porsche parking. The display area will begin in front of the Grand Concours restaurant (just below the Smithfield Street Bridge) and occupy the street westward toward the Hard Rock Café. Space limited to 50 vehicles.
Wednesday Aug 23rd – 11:30AM – Porsche Touring Crew Lunch
All Porsche Club members are invited to join the Porsche Touring Crew’s parade of P-Cars as it embarks its August 23 trip to the Water Hole Restaurant, part of the family-owned Hartmann’s Deep Valley Resort.
Mid-Ohio September 8-10 – Final Driver Ed of 2017!!!
FINAL Event of 2017 and and it’s selling out FAST!!!
Thursday September 14th – 7:00PM – Monthly Business Meeting
Saturday September 16th – 8:00AM – AUTOCROSS #2 – Greensburg/Jeanette Airport
Autocross (AX) will give you the opportunity to test yourself and develop your own skill set, as well as learn the limits of your vehicle in a safe and controlled environment. All events are based around a course made of traffic cones and each lap timed for each driver. Autocross events seldom see speeds in excess of 60 mph and there is no “wheel to wheel” competition.
Saturday September 16th 4:00PM – Clark Shed Party
ARPCA members are invited to join the Clark Family Shed Party following Autocross #3 at the Jeannette-Greensburg Airport.
Graciously hosted by Chuck and Melinda Clark, the party kicks off after the conclusion of the day’s Autocross event.
Wednesday September 27th – 11:30AM – Porsche Touring Crew Lunch
Join the Porsche Touring Crew for a fall drive as they travel to the Allegheny Grille. Located only 45 minutes north of Pittsburgh along the Allegheny River in beautiful Foxburg.
The rustic, timber-frame restaurant is inside a tiny self-contained village with a bed and breakfast next door, a pizza shop, a chocolate store and a winery across the street. Situated alongside the Allegheny River with breathtaking views, stellar service, and fine cuisine.
Plan on arriving at the restaurant between 11:00 am and 11:30 am. Select your favorite lunch fare off the menu and continue enjoy the company of fellow ARPCA members.
Club Race Volunteer Registration NOW OPEN!!
ARPCA’s 2017 ClubRace is approaching quickly and now’s the time to sign up to get CLOSE TO THE ACTION and make it a HUGE Success!! The only way to get closer to racing action would be to build and race your own car… this way is MUCH MUCH MUCH cheaper plus work a couple shifts and get some exclusive Das Burghring merchandise. Volunteer positions are filling fast – lock in your assignment now! “ARPCA…Fueled by Volunteers“
Details on Each Job & To Register on MSR – Click Here!
ARPCA Club Race…… Is on! October 13-15, 2017 – PittRace
Great news… ARPCA will host a 2017 Club Race which includes the PCA 944 Cup Nationals East ! Bill Sulouff leads helm as ARPCA Club Race Chairman with Past President George Patterson as Club Race Sales/Sponsor Chair.
Get involved with all the racing excitement! To help either race-side or with sponsorship – send a quick email to either (or both) ensuring you are included on next communication:
- Bill Sulouff – ARPCA Club Race Chair – email@example.com
- George Patterson – ARPCA Club Race Sales – firstname.lastname@example.org