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Congratulations to HVR “People’s Choice” Award Winners!

Posted on September 27th, 2017 9:18 AM by Jeff Kriz


The following HVR members won trophies at the recent Brunch and Concours at Shadows on the Hudson:

  • Wayne Campbell (pictured above receiving his trophy from HVR President Mark Maserjian)-Best in Class 356, for his 1965 356 Cabriolet and Best in Show!
  • Frank Parrella-Best in Class 911 1973-1998, for his 1985 Turbo Carrera.
  • Willard Parks-Best in Class 928, for his 1987 S4.
  • Bart Dyshuk-Best in Class 914/924/944/968, for his 1993 968 Cabriolet.
  • Howard Amchin-Best in Class 911 1997-Present, for his 2014 Carrera 4.
  • Paul Madsen-Best in Class Boxster/Cayman, for his 2017 Cayman.
  • Glen Mayo- (prospective member and guest of Howard Amchin) Best in Class Cayenne/Macan/Panamera for his 2009 Cayenne.

Nice job, HVR members!

Angry Orchard Drive & Dine

Posted on September 15th, 2017 10:32 AM by Jeff Kriz


Enjoy the Fall season on this driving tour to the Angry Orchard Brewery in Walden, NY on Sunday, October 22nd for hard cider tasting. A Gourmet Food Truck will be available. This event is limited to 30 cars.

The driving tour route can be downloaded here: (http://hv.pca.org/assets/sitedocuments/Angry_Orchard_Drive.pdf)

The tour is optional, and if you'd like to meet at Angry Orchard at 11am, the location and other info is available at their website (http://www.angryorchard.com/our-orchard/visit-our-orchard).

If you would like to join in, please contact the HVR Tour Chair, Tom Tully (mailto:ttully@hvc.rr.com).

See you there!

Upcoming Track Event!

Posted on August 30th, 2017 4:28 PM by Jeff Kriz


HVR Advanced Driver’s Education at Lime Rock Park-Saturday, Sept.16th

Plenty of track time to hone your driving skills at this beautiful and historic race track.
Go to clubregistration.net or motorsportsreg.com to register.
For more information, contact Kevin Challacombe, Track Chair via email at kchally@aol.com.

HVR Brunch and Concours at Shadows on the Hudson

Posted on August 11th, 2017 6:26 PM by Jeff Kriz


Sunday, September 10th 1:30-3:30 pm

Join us on the Sunrise Deck West, for a beautiful view of the River while enjoying a delicious Brunch menu and the company of your fellow HVR members at Shadows on the Hudson in Poughkeepsie.  Afterwards, we will have our annual People’s Choice awards for the nicest Porsches in various categories.  Please park in the Lower Parking Lot when you arrive.

Cost is $35 per person. There will also be a cash bar.

Please send your check made out to "HVR PCA" by August 31st to:
Jeffrey Kriz, HVR Secretary
9 Ogden Road
Ossining, NY 10562


View the New Photo Galleries

Posted on August 4th, 2017 3:45 PM by Jeff Kriz


We've posted two new photo galleries - "Spring Breakout 2017" from the recent event hosted by Advanced Automotive, and "HVR Tour at Dutch's Spirits".  View these and other galleries by clicking the "PHOTOS" link above and selecting an album.  Enjoy!

HVR Spring Breakout - Come Try the Race Simulator!!!

Posted on May 25th, 2017 2:17 PM by Jeff Kriz



Another reason to join us at the Spring Breakout on June 3rd (12 noon) at Advanced Automotive in New Windsor: There will be a Race Car Simulator at the event (check out this short video!). This simulator is super realistic with 3 screens and the ability to actually feel the track surface and car motion. There will be no charge to participants but you will have to register when you arrive to reserve your time slot.  This should be a super fun addition to an already enjoyable event!  Contact Tom Florio at ADVANCEDAUTOMOTIVENW@GMAIL.COM to RSVP.

Hope to see you there!

HVR tour at Dutch's Spirits - June 25th

Posted on May 3rd, 2017 3:40 PM by Jeff Kriz


Fun and tasty event at Dutch’s Spirits at Harvest Homestead Farm in Pine Plains, NY on Sunday, June 25th. Tour the site of the Prohibition era moonshine distillery and secret tunnels of famous mobster, Dutch Schultz. (Learn more about  Dutch's Spirits here: http://www.dutchsspirits.com/)


Arrival time is 1:00pm. A box lunch with a choice of sandwiches, a side salad, and dessert,  will be provided for $10, payable at the event. Tour starts at 2:30pm and is free. Then, visit the tasting bar and shop at the farm market. Sounds like fun, right?


Please email Social Activities Chair, Dean Avery (drravery@yahoo.com) with any questions and to RSVP, as well as to request your choice of sandwich: Turkey, Chicken Salad, Roast Beef, Tuna or Ham.  If you are interested in helping to organize a group drive to the event, please let us know that, too!

HVR Spring Breakout at Advanced Automotive

Posted on April 28th, 2017 8:08 AM by Jeff Kriz


Please join us on Saturday, June 3rd from 12 noon to 4 pm, for our annual Spring Breakout at Advanced Automotive, at 2450 State Route 32, New Windsor, NY 12553.
So shine up your Porsche and drive on over for a cookout and friendly conversation with fellow P-car enthusiasts!
There is no fee for this event. Food and soft drinks will be provided. Feel free to bring beer or wine and a folding chair. It would be appreciated if attendees could RSVP to our hosts, Tom and Giani Florio via email at advancedautomotivenw@gmail.com by Wednesday, May 31st.