Announcements & News

CLOSED – Registration for RMR “Summer School” DE on June 23-24 at High Plains Raceway is now closed. (updated 19 Jun)

SUPPORT THE KIDS at Children’s Hospital and Team Forza. AMR member Vito Pagano and his family are in their 10th year supporting the Children’s Hospital thru riding in the Courage Classic. You can donate to this worthy cause by sponsoring Vito. Please go to http://chcof.convio.net/goto/vito for details. Your donations are fully tax deductible and all the funds go straight to the kids. (posted 13 Jun)

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN:
JULY 7-8, 2018 – The AMR “La Junt’ing the Perfect Apex” HPDE is now open on MotorsportReg.com.  La Junta Raceway is the perfect track for novices and experienced drivers alike! Come spend the entire weekend in La Junta and enjoy the comradery with your fellow Porschephiles! Many choose to spend Friday night in La Junta as well for extended social time! See Event/Calendar for more information. (posted 03 May)
JULY 14, 2018 – If you are not heading to Porsche Parade 2018, join us for a morning drive to another gathering of cars at the Vehicle Vault Car Museum for their Expresso and Exhaust monthly gathering. The Tour Registration information is on MotorsportReg.com at https://www.motorsportreg.com/events/not-parade-tour-vehicle-vault-car-museum-pca-alpine-mountain-107690 and Event/Calendar. (updated 06 Jun)
JULY 20-22, 2018 – Come join us for the Full Steam Ahead Tour to Pagosa Springs where we will stay at The Springs Resort and Spa and enjoy a catered dinner on Friday. Saturday morning we will drive for Chama where we will board our train for the trip to Osier and back. We will spend a second night in Pagosa Springs and dinner on your own. Included in the tour: Light breakfast Friday and Saturday, lunch Friday and Saturday, dinner Friday evening. Price is $270 double, $230 Single (cost for Western Slope members joining us in Gunnison is $260 Double, $220 Single). Arrange your own reservations for the hotel and train making sure you let them know you are part of the AMR Porsche group. See Event/Calendar for complete details. Registration is now open on MotorsprortReg.com. (updated 19 May)
JULY 21-22, 2018 – The RMR “Cookin’ on the Plains” DE is now open for registration on MotorsportReg.com. Event details are on MotorsportReg. (posted 31 May)
AUGUST 11, 2018 – RMR Ladies’ Day DE at the Colorado State Patrol Track in Golden is now open for registration on MotorsportReg.com. See RMR Event/Calendar for detail. (updated 11 Jun)
AUGUST 12, 2018 – RMR “Faster than a CSP?” DE at the Colorado State Patrol Track in Golden. Registration and event details are on MotorsportReg.com. (posted 13 Jun)

NEXT AMR SOCIAL: The July Membership Social location is TBD (updated 13 Jun)

A BIG WELCOME to our new/transferred members Lance Gharat, Fred Ringwald, and David Traver of Colorado Springs; Courtney & Michele LaZier of Creede; and William Zeller of Vicenza, IT.  We look forward to meeting you at a member social or one of our many events. (updated 03 Jun)

CHANGE NOTICE: The monthly AMR Board meeting minutes (aka Exhaust Notes) has permanently moved from the Mountain Passage newsletter to the website. You can view the minutes webpage under the “About Us” tab/submenu or click here. (posted 01 Jun)

ON SALE: All AMR logo knit sport shirts at the AMR Mountain Market (aka Goodie Store) are on closeout for $10 each. See webpage for color and size availability. Arrange pickup at Goodie Store in Colorado Springs or at an AMR Social; shipping is also available with parcel cost. (posted 31 May)

CHANGE NOTICE: For those who are considering joining us for “Austin Schnell Fest” DE at Circuit of the Americas this Fall, the dates have changed from November 16-18 to September 07-09 (registration will open on July 20th at clubregistration.net). The plan is to caravan from Colorado Springs on the 5th with an overnight stop enroute (location TBD) and arriving in Austin on the 6th. This will give us plenty of rest before three fun-filled days of driving at COTA. Registration cost for the DE is $945, not cheap, but if COTA is on your bucket list, come and join us. Please contact Alex Ching if interested. We are also looking for anyone interested in sharing AirBnB or VRBO to help with travel cost. Stay tuned for more info as they become available. (updated 03 May)

CHANGE NOTICE: AMR has a new Tech Inspection Checklist for AX and HPDE. You can download a PDF copy here or see the “Information” tab under “Documents and Forms” (posted 28 Feb)

Latest Newsletter – June 2018

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MOUNTAIN PASSAGES Extra:

Vehicle Detailing 102 – click here to see the full version of this article

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RSVP

  • 07/07-08 AMR “La Junt’ing The Perfect Apex” HPDE @ La Junta
  • 07/14 AMR “Not the Parade” Tour @ Parker
  • 07/20-22 AMR “Full Steam Ahead” Tour @ Pagosa Springs
  • 07/21-22 RMR “Cookin’ on the Plains” DE @ High Plains Raceway
  • 08/11 RMR Ladies’ Day DE @ CO State Patrol Track
  • 08/12 RMR “Faster than a CSP?” DE @ CO State Patrol Track

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