Category Archives: Member Submissions

High Desert “Renn Gruppe” at PIR

by Bren Hirschberg,Driver Education Six members of the High Desert Region attended the BMW Club Track day at Portland International Raceway on July 31st. The unofficial “Renn Gruppe” of the HDR consisted of Cliff Cayer with his yellow turbo, Tim Hagner with his track-prepped 911, Bren Hirschberg with his 914-6 GT, Kevin Neary with his modified Cayman S,

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Redmond 4th of July Parade

by Larry Johnson What a great turnout we had for the First Annual Redmond 4th of July Parade!  Twenty cars of the High Desert Region Porsche Club of America represented your club outdoing the regions Corvette Club by 12 cars!  Everyone decorated their cars in very patriotic colors with flags, bunting and streamers. Our three lead

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2nd Annual Show and Shine

by Tim Hagner,Club President Bright sun, blue skies, green grass, tall trees and 35 gorgeous Porsches, who could ask for more?  Ok, maybe a little warmer would have been nice! Our second annual Show and Shine in Downtown Bend at the Deschutes County Historical Society was a great success.  Such a great success that the

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2012 Charter Dinner

by Helen Riser What do you get when you have a brisk spring evening, a beautiful, scenic drive, a grand open space with a panoramic view of the Cascades, delicious cuisine and delightful friends? The 2012 Porsche Club Charter Dinner, of course!!! Held out at the Events Center in the Barn at Brasada Ranch, this year’s

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The Driving Season Begins!

by Bren Hirschberg The Driving Season arrived on May 5th with the first-of-the-season Arrive and Drive. The “May-gical Mystery Tour,” led by my wife Shannon and I, was blessed by the Porsche gods with perfect driving weather and started with a short history lesson by Bren on Lake Billy Chinook, our destination. Billy Chinook was a Wasco Indian scout

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The Fun Begins…

Story and Photos by Bren Hirschberg The fifth chapter in the ongoing saga of 356 Restoration is here! The car is home now, all metal and paint work is finished. I will tell you, even though it took seven months, the accomplishment and end results are extraordinary!! Alan Martino, at Deschutes County Custom, did a SUPERB job

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