Entries by Anthony Minstein

April 2019 Membership Report

“It was a dark and stormy night…”, well actually, cloudy (thought it did get stormy later) and  morning. But, an opportunity to consume excellent donuts at our meet up spot preparing to brave the elements for the 200 mile round trip to Story, IN, inside Brown County. We explored the farm country and roads over […]

2019 Endurance Donut Run

An old proverb states: “March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb”. Well, here in Kentucky, it’s more comes in like a lion and hangs around like a feral boar. Scheduling drives means potentially contending with rain, sleet, ice, cold, sunshine, and that’s all in one day. This past Saturday, a […]

Barber Motorsports Museum

Submitted by Anthony Minstein – Membership Chair For car and motorsports enthusiasts, Louisville seems to be in the center of the world. Putnam Park is 2.5 hours away; Mid-Ohio, 6 hours, Road America, 9. But, for the true enthusiast, the best destination might be Barber Motorsports Museum and road course. In the 1960s George Barber’s […]

March 2019 Membership Report

Finally! Driving season is upon us and do we have a packed calendar. In March alone we have two drives and one tech sessions. We begin with a drive up to Story, IN, for lunch at the Story Inn on the south end of Brown County. If you haven’t been, it’s a fun drive, with […]

February Membership Report

Driving season is almost upon us. Time to get the car back out and drive some of the excellent roads in KY and beyond. This year, planned activities will offer options to go a bit further afield as we plan some trips out West to meet up with members scattered in the western part of […]

May 2018 Club Activities

We don’t get to drive much for fun in Kentucky November to February: too cold, wet and dreary. We make up for it when the weather turns and May was a typical example. We started the month with the 4th Annual Wine and Steak tasting at the home of Joe and Jane Galownia. 60 members […]

986/987 Boxster Oil Change

TIME: 1 Hour MECHANICAL TALENT: EASY APPLICABLE MODELS: Porsche 986 Boxster (1997-04) Porsche 986 Boxster S (2000-04) Porsche 987 Boxster (2005-08) Porsche 987 Boxster S (2005-08) NECESSARY TOOLS: 2 ton Jack Jack Stands Pad Tool Filter Removal Tool   One of the most common tasks to perform is replacing your engine oil. Frequent oil changes […]

Donut! Donut! DONUT! – April Panorama Submission

“Bad weather always looks worse through a window”, said Tom Lehrer…we might also add “…and a windshield”. Spring has not been favorable for driving, though we had an excellent tech session on car washing and detailing from Studio A Detailing, a high-end, family run shop. Special consideration is made to removing fine grained surface scratches […]