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Slipstream - December 2017

The monthly newsletter of the Maverick Region of the Porsche Club of America

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http://mav.pca.org Volume 55, Issue 12, December 2017 Find event updates at http://mav.pca.org, follow on Instagram at http://instagram.com/MaverickPCA and join our Facebook Group at http://www.facebook.com/groups/mavpca/ Features PCA Tours Recap: Ray Roberts Lake ................................. 6 Tech Session Recap: “Brake” the News ............................. 7 Autocross Series Recap: The 2017 Season is Complete ..... 7 Mavs & Mochas Recap: Nordstrom at Northpark Center . 10 Kruder’s Cars & Conversation........................................ 12 Monthly Social Recap: Porsche Oktoberfest .................... 14 Book Review: Steve McQueen in Le Mans ....................... 18 Lube For Thought: Lubrication, Part 3 ............................. 20 Porsche of the Month .................................................... 21 Porsche Trivia ............................................................... 21 Halloween Rally III Recap .............................................. 25 Club Race Recap: MotorSport Ranch ............................. 29 Destination Restoration ................................................. 31 Upcoming Events Huffaker Hughes Hope House Christmas Party ................ 15 All Member Party ......................................................... 16 Board Meetings ............................................................ 17 Maverick Lunch Series ..................................................17 Mavs & Mochas ...........................................................17 Departments Sprockets (President’s Column) ........................................ 2 Maverick of the Month .................................................... 2 List of Officers and Board Chairs ..................................... 4 Zone 5 Presidents ...........................................................4 New Mavericks and Anniversaries ................................... 9 Unclassifieds ................................................................ 34 Advertiser Index ........................................................... 34 Around the Bend (Editor’s Column) ................................ 36 See more details and check for event updates via the QR code here or our online calendar at http://mav.pca.org/go/calendar Mavs & Mochas: Highland Park Village ...................(Sat) 2 Maverick Toy “Drive”: Plano ....................................(Sat) 2 Founders Day Celebration: Texas Harley-Davidson ...(Sat) 2 Plano area lunch (each Monday) ...................... 4, 11, 18 Board Meeting .................................................... (Wed) 6 Lewisville area lunch ............................................ (Tue) 12 NO SOCIAL THIS MONTH .............................(Thu) 21 Richardson and Southlake area lunches ................(Thu) 28 Plano area lunch (each Monday) ............... 8, 15, 22, 29 Board Meeting .................................................... (Wed) 3 Lewisville area lunch ...............................................(Tue) 9 NO SOCIAL THIS MONTH .............................(Thu) 18 Richardson and Southlake area lunches ................(Thu) 25 Tech Session: Lubrication ...................................... (Sat) 27 All Member Party: Hackberry Country Club .......... (Sat) 27 Thirty Porsche 944s joined with 126 other Porsche models at the November Mavs & Mochas held at Nordstrom in Northpark Center to set a new record for the number of participants at this monthly event. Photo by Jim Hirsch Event Dates December January On the Cover The colors of the season as seen through the Guards Red Cayman and the green PCA cones at the October High Performance Driver Education event at MotorSport Ranch. Photo by Paul Moseley Slipstream (USPS 666-650) is published monthly by the Maverick Region, Porsche Club of America, 155 Jellico Southlake, TX 76092. Subscription price is $24.00 per year. Periodical postage is paid at Fort Worth, TX. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Hiram Saunders, Slipstream, 155 Jellico, Southlake, TX 76092. Opinions expressed herein are not necessarily endorsed by the Club’s membership or officers. Contributions will be printed on a space available basis. Chartered regions of PCA may reproduce items from this issue provided the author/ artist and Slipstream are credited. Slipstream is printed by Ussery Printing Company in Irving, Texas. 1

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