Luft Wasser

Fourth Annual Luft Wasser – A Porsche Celebration in Brevard, NC on May 14th, 2022

Registration Opens April 1, 2022 12:00 p.m. $25 Registration fee with proceeds donated to The Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County.

Come and enjoy the Appalachian Region of the Porsche Club of America at the Fourth Annual Luft Wasser Porsche Celebration in Brevard, North Carolina on Saturday, May 14, 2022.  Over 150 Porsches will be arriving in downtown Brevard between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. and then will be on display on Main Street until 2:00 p.m.

New this year is that Luft Wasser will be used as a Charity fundraiser.  Appalachian Region is requesting a $25 donation with proceeds, after expenses provided to The Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County.

You will have a choice of one of five guided tours that will start from Asheville, Waynesville, Hendersonville, Forest City, NC and Landrum, SC.  Or, you can arrive on your own in Brevard and meet at the Elementary School to drive in a 60-Porsche parade into the Main Street display area.

When:       Saturday, May 14, 2022

Where:      Main Street, Brevard, NC between Caldwell Street and Johnson Street.

Over 150 Porsches will be on display from 10:00 am. - 2:00 pm.

Drive Details for Participants:

Asheville NC-151 Devil's Climb "Driving" Tour:  A technical driving challenge of twists and turns before joining the Parkway and coming down US-276 into Brevard.  Two driving groups of 8 Porsches each..  This tour will maximize the performance of your Porsche.

  • Lead Drivers:  Don Therien, Black 911 (993) Cab, Bob Disney, Blue 911 (991) Coupe, John Long, Black Porsche 911
  • Sweep Drivers:  Bob Poe, Silver 911 (991) Cab, Jim Davis, Blue Cayman S, Leanardo Nascimento, Blue Cayman GTS
  • Meet-Up Location:  Porsche Asheville, NC, 621 Brevard Road, Asheville
  • Meet-Up Time:  Arrive by 7:45 a.m.

Asheville Blue Ridge Parkway Tour:  This is a scenic tour drive down the Parkway to enjoy the vistas and sweeping smooth turns of one of the nation's most popular National Parks.  One driving groups of 13 Porsches.  

  • Lead Drivers:  Dave White, Red Cayman, David Raznick, Silver Boxster
  • Sweep Drivers:  Phil Leftwich, Blue Boxster, Larry Koupal, Maghoney 911
  • Meet-Up Location:  Ingles Market, 863 Brevard Road, Asheville, NC
  • Meet-Up Time:  Arrive by 7:45 a.m., Safety Briefing at 8:15 a.m.

Black Mountain Tour

  • Lead Drive Team:  Peter and Claudia Graham, red 944
  • Meet-Up location:  Ingles Market, 550 NC-9, Black Mountain, NC
  • Meet-up Time:  Safety Briefing:  7:45 a.m., Depart at 8:00 a.m.

Hendersonville Modern Porsche Tour

  • Lead & Sweep Drivers - Water-Cooled:  Dan Dazzo, Yellow GT4, Don Grainger, Black Macan GTS
  • Meet-Up Location:  Fresh Market, 223 Greenville Hwy, Hendersonville, NC
  • Meet-Up Time:  Arrive by 8:00 a.m., Safety Briefing at 8:15 a.m.

Hendersonville Porsche Classic Tour

  • Lead & Sweep Drivers - Air-Cooled:  Allen Peerson, Silver 911T, Kim LaRowe, Black 911. SC
  • Meet-Up Location:  Fresh Market, 223 Greenville Hwy, Hendersonville, NC
  • Meet-Up Time:  Arrive by 8:30 a.m., Safety Briefing at 8:45 a.m.

Waynesville Blue Ridge Dragon Tour:  The Waynesville start will drive a portion of the Blue Ridge Dragon down NC-215 into Brevard.

  • Lead Drivers:   Robert & Jean Larsen,  Blue 911S, Bob Herrmann, Blue Boxster
  • Sweep Drivers:  Jim Gauntt, White 911, Bill Price, Gray Boxster
  • Meet-Up Location:  Encouraging Word Baptist Church, 1408 Pigeon Road, Waynesville, N
  • Meet-Up Time:  Arrive by 7:45 a.m., Safety Briefing at 8:00 a.m.

Southern Tour (Landrum, SC):  This tour will originate in Landrum, South Carolina and climb north into the mountains and Brevard along some twisties and sweepers.  One driving group of 12 led by Don Lowcavage and Scott Pluene.

  • Lead & Sweep Drivers:  Don Lowcavage, Silver Boxster Special Edition, Scott Pluene, Black Panamera
  • Meet-Up Location:  Burke's Outlet, 209 W. Rutherford St, Landrum SC
  • Meet-Up Time:  Arrive by 7:45 a.m., Safety Briefing at 8:00 a.m.

Eastern Tour (Forest City):  For our participants from the east, Richard Little will lead a group of 12 Porsches from Davis Donuts in Forest City to Brevard.  

  • Lead & Sweep Drivers:  Richard Little, Silver Boxster Spyder, Bill Wolfe, 911 Turbo
  • Meet-Up Location:  Davis Donuts, 652 Main Street, Forest City, NC
  • Meet-Up Time:  Arrive by 7:45 a.m., Safety Briefing at 8:00 a.m.

Find Your-Own-Way to Brevard Drivers with a Parade into Town

Timing:  Plan to arrive between 8:30 a.m. and 9:10 a.m. at the Brevard Elementary School, 399 Greenville Highway, Brevard, North Carolina. Safety Meeting at 9:15 a.m.  After registering at the School, the Find-Your-Own-Way Cars will join a police-escort to led as a parade into downtown Brevard. Parade departs at 9:25 a.m.

You must be a member of Porsche Club of America (PCA).  Members from all regions from across the country are welcome.  Over 11 states and 15 regions were represented at the Second Annual Luft Wasser that was held in 2019.

The event is full and registration is closed; we hope to see you next year.

Please note that to join the celebration in 2022 there will be a $25 fee with proceeds after expenses donated to The Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County.  

An anonymous Appalachian Region member has offered to match registrations for Luft Wasser and donations to The Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County up to $7,500.  An optional "extra donation" opportunity will be offered during registration.

Join us on May 14th and please consider making an additional donation to support The Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club.

Cancellation Policy:  No refunds of the Registration Fee will be provided after 11:59 p.m. on April 30, 2022. 

Thank you to Appalachian Region Sponsors:

    
         

Event Properties

Event Date 05-14-2022
Capacity 190
Individual Price $25.00