MOVIN’ ON: Montreal’s Michelin Challenge Bibendum

Compiled by Randy Gananathan, Provinz Editor (from August 2017 Provinz page 40) For almost 20 years now, the Michelin Challenge Bibendum has been the world’s main conference on mobility and its challenges. In those 20 years, the world has changed a lot and is now changing even faster than ever. The real challenge isn’t to adapt, Read More …

NXNE 2017: North By NorthEast has become Toronto’s major summer festival 

Compiled by Randy Gananathan, Provinz Editor (from August 2017 Provinz page 38) NXNE is a raging annual 10-day summer festival and conference, featuring music, gaming, comedy, interactive activities and more at a packed cultural explosion. North By NorthEast (NXNE) has crowned itself Toronto’s leading music event, was founded in 1994 and celebrated its 23rd year Read More …

PORT TO PORT TO PORT: Spring 2017 Fun Run

Story and Photos by Mike Blinn of The Blinn/Zuccato Team and UCR Members (from August 2017 Provinz page 34) On Sunday, May 22nd, we were finally able to find a day of sunshine and decent temperatures to accommodate our “Erie” (but not eerie) way to start the season. After a rainy Saturday night, we were Read More …

ANCASTER FUN RUN: A 924/944/968 Classic Porsche Run

By Neil Dowdell, UCR Director, Photos by Graham Jardin Provinz Contributing Photographer (from August 2017 Provinz page 30) To call it an “eventful” fun run would be a bit understated. The Run, in effect, started at the new Pfaff Classic dealership in Vaughan, where we started with nine cars before heading over to Porsche Oakville to Read More …

THE 2017 VARAC VINTAGE GRAND PRIX: 400 Vintage and Classic cars descended upon Mosport

By Kye Wankum, UCR Member.  Photos by Eshel Zweig and  Elliot Adler, UCR Contributing Photographers (from August 2017 Provinz page 24) What’s in a name… The annual Vintage Festival at Mosport, presented by VARAC, not only has a long-standing tradition as Eastern Canada’s foremost vintage racing event, but also with quite a number of your Read More …

YORKVILLE EXOTIC CAR SHOW

Story by Jim Kenzie Photos by Wolfgang (Sonny) Lott Provinz Contributing Photographer (from August 2017 Provinz page 22) In journalism school, they teach you to lead with the most important point—and $60,000 is how much the Yorkville Exotic Car Show raised for Prostate Cancer Canada this past Father’s Day. It was their seventh annual Father’s Day Read More …

MOBILE MAGIC: It’s all in the details!

By Neil Dowdell, UCR Director (from August 2017 Provinz page 18) Michael Rauber, aka Magic Mike, is the proud owner of Mobile Magic—an automobile detailing service based out of Oakville that has been a Provinz advertiser for some time. As the name implies, it’s a mobile service, offered to customers within a 70-kilometre radius from Oakville. Read More …

PFAFF CLASSIC PARTNERSHIP PICTORIAL

Story by Randy Gananathan, UCR Concours Chair; Photos by Eshel Zweig and Graham Jardin Provinz Contributing Photographers (from August 2017 Provinz page 16) Porsche Cars Canada, Ltd. announced the opening of Canada’s second Certified Porsche Classic Partner, Pfaff Porsche on June 25th 2017. Pfaff Porsche is the seventh Certified Porsche Classic Partner in North America and 56th Read More …

CARS & COFFEE at PFAFF: Celebrating the Pfaff Porsche Classic Partnership

Story & Photos by Wolfgang (Sonny) Lott, Provinz Contributing Photographer (from August 2017 Provinz page 15) “So, what is your favourite Porsche here today?” That was the most common question asked of me by various friends who I bumped into at the Pfaff Porsche Cars & Coffee Event, on June 25th. It’s tough to answer, given Read More …

PARADE SPOKANE 2017: Endless Sun, Twisty Roads and Beautiful Scenery 

Story by Mike Bryan, Past President and Zone 1 Representative; Photos by Randy Gananathan (from August 2017 Provinz page 14) The 62nd Porsche Parade organized by PCA attracted 2,600 members and nearly 900 Porsches out west to the mining town of Spokane, set among the golden fields and soft green mountains of eastern Washington State. Sure, Read More …