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A Picture-Perfect Porsche Weekend

There is no other way to describe the fall getaway this past weekend (September 27th through 29th) other than fantastic. The air was chilly as thirty-eight members of the Hudson-Champlain Porsche club gathered in Schodack for a run-down on the … Continue reading

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Sixty-Years: The Young and Old of It All

 On June 23, 2019, seventy-eight members of the Hudson-Champlain Porsche club gathered at the Saratoga Auto Museum to begin the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the club. Sponsors included Brewtus Coffee by owner and member Steve Pivonka of Delmar, … Continue reading

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Can You Beat A Sunny Sunday, Delicious Sundaes, and Porsches? No!

When Rick and I pulled into the Walmart parking lot in Brunswick on Sunday, August 11th at about 10:10, there were already at least a dozen (maybe more) members milling around under the chilly, blue sky. We smiled, shared some … Continue reading

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A Drive and Picnic with Neighboring PCA Friends

By John Pellerin Saturday July 20th was touted by the local news to be a scorcher of a summer day with temperatures reaching near 100F.  Even the Saratoga thoroughbred racing track had declared it a day too unsafe to race!  … Continue reading

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It Started Over Cars and Coffee…

Although it was a chilly start to the day on Saturday morning, the sun broke through the clouds as Rick and I made the drive in our Boxster from Malden Bridge to New Country Porsche in Clifton Park. It would … Continue reading

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Save The Date!

May 11, 2019 Drive and Dine to Equinox Hotel 9:00 a.m. Leave  New Country Porsche, 205 Route 146, Clifton Park, NY Drive to:  Manchester Vermont. Noon: Lunch at the Marsh Tavern located at: Equinox Golf Resort 3567 Main Street, Manchester, … Continue reading

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Cars, Cars, Cars, and Conversation

Hudson Champlain Porsche Club Visits the Northeast Classic Car Museum The Drive The trip to the Northeast Classic Car Museum in Norwich, NY was worth the beautiful, snowy drive. Yes, it was snowing as we drove over the back roads … Continue reading

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Fire! Fire!

A Porsche Drive and Dine to FASNY Impressive is the only way to explain what I thought as I pulled into the parking lot of the FASNY Museum. FASNY, an anacronym for Fireman’s Association of the State of New York, … Continue reading

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Arrive and Dine at the CIA

As we stepped out of the car into the parking lot at the Culinary Institute of America, in Hyde Park, NY, our senses were immediately engaged in the delicious scents wafting through the campus. As we climbed the stairs, and then … Continue reading

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Rain, Rolex 24 and Prime

The snow was falling, and there wasn’t a Porsche in sight when we pulled in to the Prime parking lot this past Sunday for the first club event of 2019. Thanks to Lou Dahoda’s technical abilities, the gathered club members … Continue reading

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