For over half a century there has been a paved racing circuit in Garrettsville, Ohio in close proximity to the Nelson Ledges Quarry Park. In recent years the ownership of the race course has changed hands, and finally the faltering facilities are receiving the attention they have long needed. It had been two years since my last visit, so the timing was right to pay a visit to my nearest road course, and go for a spin!
As someone who has owned WAY too many cars, I’m often asked what my favorite car has been. Usually my answer is that I simply like them all for very different reasons. No one car is a favorite, because no one car is perfect. But right now two cars bubble up to my mind; one is a favorite, another is perhaps the best all around. Allow me to explain further.
June 2017 was a pretty wild month! Finally had a chance to take my girls to Boston. Attended & helped organize a road rally that came from the shadow of another. Fostered some puppies for a week via the Cleveland APL. Organized & hosted a first, successful Tesla Cleveland Owner cruise/lunch. All in all, it was a busy 30-days. Time to regroup, and move forward!
Gumball. GoldRush. Bullrun. Dustball. These names represent just a few of the road rally events that have brought international awareness to this chic lifestyle event concept. One of these events was scheduled to go down in my own back yard, so I decided to RSVP. And so began the adventure…
On the first day of Spring this year trumpets sounded as I returned to my gear head roots, ditched my Tesla, and picked up a Porsche. (Don’t worry, the wife still has a Tesla Model S). And I figured what better way to start off the season with a new toy, than to take it to the track? Here is my recap!