Porscheplatz 2016 –  IMSA’s Canadian Race

Porsche Factory Drivers Visit Porscheplatz at CTMP Story and Pictures by Kathleen Wong, UCR Vice President (from Provinz, September 2016 page 14) The International Motor Sports Association (“IMSA”) has a 12-race schedule for the 2016 season of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.  Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (“CTMP”) hosted the only Canadian race on July 9th Read More …

Unwanted Porsches – Part II

Story and Photos by Dan Proudfoot, PCA-UCR Member (from Provinz August 2016 page 28) Before beginning any involvement with an aged, needy but still desirable Porsche, the first step must be establishing how much work and how many dollars separate eventual perfection from present condition. Otherwise you risk breaking the bank, your heart, possibly both. Read More …

MOTHER’S DAY PORT TO PORT TO PORT: A Mother’s Day every mother would enjoy

By Mike Blinn, Photos by Rick Zuccato (from July 2015 Provinz page 37) With gorgeous weather, we met at the Tim Horton’s at the Casablanca exit in Grimsby, where a great group of enthusiastic Porsche owners gathered for the port run. Zoran and Nina of Zorotech joined us and furnished everyone with a Porsche T-shirt Read More …

The Blue Ridge Boxster Summit 2016 – “Canadians Crowned Royal”

By Joan Bercovitch, UCR Member & Provinz Proofing Editor (from July 2016 Provinz page 16) The Blue Ridge Boxster Summit 2016, held in Little Switzerland, North Carolina, waited with bated breath for the return of Boxster lovin’ Canadians in June.  Karl Folkens and Ron Kucynski planned the 18th annual event around the words of Justice Read More …

FLORIDA INSTRUCTOR: A month in the Florida sun instructing at as many trackdays as possible.

Story and photos by Brent W. Muir, UCR Member (from Provinz April 2016 page 28)  On December 26th, just a few hours before our first local snow of the season, I left for Florida—with my 2014 Porsche Cayman S in tow. I was planning to spend a month in the sun and participate as an Read More …

Street Survival School 2015: Circle of Excellence Honourees

Story and photos by Hazel de Burgh, Street Survival School Co-Chair (story from Provinz March 2016 page 20) The Tire Rack Street Survival (TRSS) safe-driving program had a successful 2015 with over 100 schools across North America. The national spon­sors of this program are Tire Rack, Michelin, Enterprise Rent-a-Car, and BMW of North America. This Read More …