Porsche Club Of America - Chicago Region

PCA Chicago Region News

May 26 - May 28

Road America
N7390 State Hwy 67
Plymouth, WI 53073

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The Road America Drivers' Education “RADE” event is a driver school put on each spring by the Chicago Region Porsche Club with an emphasis on safety. Held in Elkhart Lake, WI at Road America, one of the premier racetracks in the world. This program has been developed over many years to teach you the skills you need to drive your Porsche at its limits in a safe and secure environment.

This event is held over Memorial Day weekend and is open to all Porsche sports cars that can pass technical inspection (Cayennes or Macans are not allowed), and to all drivers age 18 and older with an emphasis on the novice driver. Starting Thursday night, May 25th with a novice driver meeting, and ending Sunday, May 28th, RADE leaves Memorial Day open to celebrate with friends and family.

Pre-registration is required for this event, as on-site registrations will not be accepted. Novice drivers, who have never been on a road course, are strongly encouraged to attend the Autocross Precision Car Control Clinic, as well as, Novice Drivers School at Blackhawk Farms Raceway.

June 3, 2017

Boomers Baseball Stadium
1999 Springinsguth Road
Schaumburg, IL 60193

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We are back at Boomer’s; this me on a Saturday! After a fun day of friendly competition, please help us rehash the excitement of the day at Pilot Pete’s (905 Irving Park Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60193), a flight-themed eatery with a full bar and runway views.

June 10 - 11, 2017


Spring has sprung (Not really....) and it’s time to take the Porsche out and explore the countryside. How about a weekend tour around northern Illinois that will emulate the original Mille Miglia endurance race that was run in Italy from 1927 thru 1957? This is Johnny D’s take on the event!

Friday, April 28, 2017
Friday, June 23, 2017 
Friday, August 11, 2017
Sept 30 & Oct 1, 2017 

Blackhawk Farms Raceway
15538 Prairie Ave,
South Beloit, IL 61080

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Looking for a little excitement in your life? Experience the kind of driving your Porsche was designed for! Come find out! Let our seasoned PCA instructors show you what you’ve been missing. We will teach you the skills required to drive your Porsche or other sports car at its limits in a safe and secure environment. Blackhawk Farms Raceway is a challenging track incorporating a variety of undulating curves and straights that provide an ideal learning environment. Novice drivers get instruction throughout the day until they are ready to go on their own. Blackhawk is a 1.9 Mile, 7 turn track.

June 24, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

1060 W Addison
Chicago, IL 60613

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Our VIP walking tour includes the Seating bowl, Press box, Bleachers, Visitor's clubhouse, Cubs' dugout and the Field. The tour will be conducted rain or shine. Don't forget your cameras!

Pre-Registration and credit card payment is required on Club Registration before May 15. Space is limited to 100 PCA Chicago participants. Additional information, including parking options, to be provided prior the event. 

After the tour, we are planning to gather at Murphy's Bleachers to socialize over lunch and drinks (on your own). Questions? Contact David Angelus ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

Sunday, June 25
9:30 AM - 3 PM

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A mixture of rural and suburban — Northeast Kane, Southeast McHenry and western Cook counties, plus some big estates and the special Meadow.

Autobahn Country Club
3795 Centerpoint Way,
Joliet, IL 60436

Sponsored By:
Porsche Barrington

July 7, 2017

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The Chicago Region PCA is headed back to the Autobahn Country Club for a driver’s education event. Join us on Friday July 7th, 2017.  The unique timing of this event is perfect for those who want to take advantage of having half days off in the summer.

July 22 - 23, 2017

Gingerman Raceway
61414 County Road 388
Grand Junction, MI 49090

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The Chicago Region invites you to join us for our 22nd annual Drivers Education weekend at GingerMan Raceway, which is located just outside the scenic Lake Michigan resort community of South Haven, Michigan. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, July 22nd and Sunday, July 23rd. We hope you can join us for one of the season’s premier DE events.

July 30, 2017

Boomers Baseball Stadium
1999 Springinsguth Road
Schaumburg, IL 60193

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This will be your last chance to autocross at this centrally-located venue before we head South and Southwest for the remainder of the season.

Sunday, August 6th
9:30 AM - 3 PM

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August 13, 2017

Autobahn Country Club
3795 Centerpoint Way
Joliet, IL 60436

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Come join us for a fun and exhilarating day of driving at this fantastic venue. We will set up a fun and challenging course on the go-kart track. PCA Chicago Region will also be hostng a Concours onsite. Take the opportunity to check out these beautiful Porsches!

Sunday, September 10
9:30 AM - 3 PM

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September 16, 2017

The Tire Rack
7101 Vorden Parkway
South Bend, IN 46628

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We finish the season at Tire Rack where we will set up a fast course on their official tire test track. Always a very popular location among our regular par ticipants. Tire Rack is located about 1.5 hours outside of Chicago, just off of Interstate 80.

Sunday, October 8th

October 13 - 15

Tan-Tar-A Resort
Osage Beach, MO

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The tour departs on Friday 10/13 from the Cracker Barrel Restaurant in Romeoville. We will proceed via I-55 S and I-72 to Quincy, IL. We will dine at the Riverside Smokehouse. Following a wonderful barbecue buffet, we will head south to the Tan-Tar-A Resort in Osage Beach, MO.

Sunday, November 5
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Fischer Motors
22221 N. Hillview Drive
Lake Barrington, IL 60010

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