First Day of Summer Caravan

By Don Dickmann – The first day of summer, called midsummer in many cultures, occurs at the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year. It is celebrated around the world, especially in the northern latitudes, and traditionally has been a time for festivals and rituals. Motor-Stadt Region celebrated the […]

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Frankenmuth Bavarian Festival

By Don Dickmann On Friday, June 8, I drove my 993 Carrera Cabriolet to Frankenmuth for their Bavarian Festival. Our club had been invited by the Michigan Vintage VW club to attend and be part of a show of vintage German cars. We were located on Main Street right in […]

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Run to Hell

By Curtis J Howe On May 31st the Porsches returned to Hell in the first dinner drive of the year. Seven cars transported a dozen participants to Hell and back. The weather was as fantastic as the food and company. We gathered at Jackson National on Okemos Rd (just south […]

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Spring Kickoff a Huge Success!

A great start to the new season, as 25 club member cars were on display Saturday at the Okemos Auto Collection for the Spring Kickoff event and fundraiser. Not only was it a great turnout, but the auction successfully raised funds for the area food bank. A total of $841 […]

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2018 Annual Holiday Party

The Motor-Stadt Region hosted it’s annual holiday party, Saturday, February 24th, at the Spartan Hall of Fame Cafe, in East Lansing. There were 35 club members and guests in attendance; including a few new faces and plenty of longtime friends. We had attendees from as far away as Gaylord and […]

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