Palmetto News

November Cars & Coffee Plus Wax Werks and European Road and Racing

While this gathering occurs every Saturday morning at Town Center in Mt. Pleasant, let's attend as a club on the 15th and see how many Porsches we can have show up.  Afterwards, we've been invited for a tour of Wax Werks on Long Point Road.  And European Road and Racing is having a gathering at their new shop as well that day.  We'll visit both.

Savannah Speed Classic and Hilton Head Concours

Not a Palmetto Region Event, although some members may be attending (day trip for Savannah Speed Classic or weekend trip for Concours).  Info for both can be found here:  http://www.hhiconcours.com/.  Bring your Porsche key to get into the hospitality tent.  Hope to see you there.

November Monthly Social at Vickery's on Shem Creek

Please join us at Vickery's on Shem Creek on Nov 11th at 7pm. for updates from the officers, to talk about upcoming events, and to socialize with your fellow Porschephiles.

The Highway 21 Drive-In - October 16th

The Coastal Empire Region PCA has invited us to join them for an evening at the drive-in on Oct. 16th. Gates will open @ 6PM, movie will start after dark, and is FREE to all Porsche Club Members. In addition, the concession will be open for your enjoyment, so come with empty tummies and a few dollars!  We will be viewing the blockbuster movie RUSH. Rush is the true story of two of the greatest F1 rivals the world has ever witnessed -- James Hunt and Niki Lauda.  Please RSVP at your earliest convenience, to Tracy Goucher at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (843) 252-6369.

October Monthly Meeting at Gennaro's, N. Charleston - Oct 14th

Join us at Gennaro’s Italian Ristorante on the 14th (8500 Dorchester Road, Charleston, SC 29420) for updates from the officers, to talk about upcoming events, and to socialize with your fellow Porschephiles.

Palmetto Region Oktoberfest - October 18th

Palmetto Oktoberfest WeekendPlease join us for our annual Myrtle Beach Oktoberfest Rally Weekend on October 18th and 19th! Our headquarters for this event will once again be the beautiful oceanfront Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort. 

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Tail of the Dragon Trip - September 12th

This year we return to Tail of the Dragon for a weekend of fun on some very twisty road (mine you not curvy, twisty). 318 turns within 11 miles is a lot of sharp and challenging turns with a mountain on one side and a drop off on the other. 

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Cruise-In at Sonic - August 2nd

The College Park location Sonic Drive In hosts a cruise-in most Saturday nights starting at 5pm. The 2nd and 3rd Saturdays of each month are reserved for other car clubs. The 1st Saturday of the month is reserved for a featured car. For August 2, Porsche will be the feature marque. There are 13 reserved spaces for our Porsches and then the spaces are first come-first serve. It's a casual gathering so get ready to have your tot and limeade fix while hanging out on a Saturday night with your Porsche friends and other auto enthusiasts.

July Monthly Meeting at Bohemian Bull on James Island - July 8th

Join us at Bohemian Bull on James Island for updates from the officers, to talk about upcoming events, and to socialize with your fellow Porschephiles. Directions are here...

September Monthly Meeting in Mt. Pleasant - Sept. 9th

Join us at Southerly Restaurant in Mt P for updates from the officers, to talk about upcoming events, and to socialize with your fellow Porschephiles. Directions are here...

The Great Race is coming to Charleston - Friday, June 27

The Great Race is an antique, vintage, and collector car competitive controlled-speed endurance road rally on public highways. On the 2014 route from Maine to Florida, the participants will be stopping in Mount Pleasant on Friday, June 27. You may enter your pre-1972 car to be shown along the entrance route (must be staged by 2 pm). Non-show cars may park for $5/car and enjoy the festivities and see the amazing participant cars. Sticky Fingers will have food & beverage for purchase at the event. Stated time is 2-8 pm. The Great Race participants are expected to arrive after 4 pm.

The Great Race is an antique, vintage, and collector car competitive controlled-speed endurance road rally on public highways. On the 2014 route from Maine to Florida, the participants will be stopping in Mount Pleasant on Friday, June 27. 

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June 21st Cars & Coffee and EuroNation Car Show

Join for part or all day of showing off that Porsche!  The Mount Pleasant Cars & Coffee at the Atlanta Bread Company in Town Center starts early, expect to arrive by 9 am. And later that day is the EuroNation 2014 Car Show to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project which is held at Palmetto Islands County Park.

Macan Launch at Baker Motors - May 24th

The Macan launch at Baker Motors is scheduled for this coming Saturday the 24th at 11am. More details are here..