2021 News Archive
Club Members were treated to a Three-Ring Circus of a tech session with paintless dent removal at the front of the car, Curb Rash repair at the back of the car and wheel repair on the other side of the shop. The July 24, 2021 Tech Session at Asheville Hail and Dent Repair had 26 members watching three different demonstrations at the same time.
I was a newbie this year at the PCA Porsche Parade, so I thought that I would share my 10 takeaways from my first Porsche Parade. I believe every PCA member should attend at least one Parade.
By now your region leadership has been made aware by PCA National that PCA no longer requires the use of the Communicable Disease Waiver. Of course, all other appropriate waivers are still needed but less paper to worry with now.
The Appalachian Region New Member Picnic lived up to its name as 86 new members joined 64 current members to be welcomed to the region. The day featured a picnic and car show on the lawns at The Ramble.
The Appalachian Region of PCA is hosting its fourth Appalachian Adventure featuring the best driving roads in America, social events, a People’s Choice Concours, and a chance to spend time with Porsches and Porsche people.
“Around campfires they tell tales of Run Group 2 that disappeared into the mist on a rainy day on Roan Mountain.”
The Board of Appalachian Region PCA has determined that it will recommend (not require) that all Tour participants have an FRS radio in their car.
The App Café –Porsches & Coffee and the Tech Session at Auto Armor provided a double header on Saturday, April 17, 2021 for Porsche Club members of the Appalachian Region. A total of 65 members in 58 different Porsches attended the two events with 55 of those Porsches at the App Café – Porsches & Coffee.
We now have proof that Appalachian Region Members are a dedicated group of Porsche enthusiasts. On Saturday, April 10th, 30 Porsches and 48 members (including a dozen New Members!) braved the cold and rain to drive and picnic together in spite of the weather.
The rain that came for the April 10, 2021 Old Friends & New Friends Drive and Dine did little to dampen the spirits of the drivers over the twisty turns and elevations changes of Silversteen Road and NC-215.
The first drive of 2021 was a major driving and social success with 40 Porsches and 72 members enjoying a sunny afternoon in the mountains.