Weekly Announcements - Updated November 6
November Social and Dinner – RSVPs are Open
Wednesday, November 20 6:00pm – 8:00pm
The November Social will be hosted by Cristy and Steve Johnson at:
Vintage Room Restaurant
Reserve Vineyards and Golf Club
4805 SW 229th Avenue
Aloha, OR 97007
This event is full. All the information is here including how to get on the waitlist: November Social and Dinner
Saturday, December 7 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Registration for the Annual Holiday Party is open. This is always a club favorite. For all the information and link to register, go to: Holiday Party Information
We post pictures of our events on our Smugmug site. These are also available on our web site:
Pictures from 2019 Events on Smugmug
ORPCA Event Gallery
You can download pictures to your computer by using the down arrow in the right corner of a picture. Then you can print them yourself or take them to be printed. Smugmug also has a service to print pictures for you at a very reasonable price using the cart option at the bottom right.
Wednesday, January 15 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Join our Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet and get in out of the winter rain! Meet the recipients of our 2019 Volunteer Awards and meet the new Board of Directors.
More information will be available soon.
Tech Blog Posts
I found this article published on Jalopnik very informative. Great insight and background on the technical features and inner works of the Taycan. Enjoy! Jalopnik: Detailed Look at the Porsche Taycan
Recently there was an industry article about Porsche’s PCCB (Porsche Ceramic Composite Brake; signified by their yellow calipers) and whether they were the best brakes to use for track days (including high performance driver education, autocross, etc) or those who are heavy-footed on the “slow” pedal. Porsche Australia’s technical representative Paul Watson reported that iron brake discs are recommended over carbon discs for those who are heavy on the brakes