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Basic Porsche History Class

Join us Saturday, Feb.  25th from 10:30 a.m. to Noon for Basic Porsche History

PNWR's Historian, Jay Gillotti, will provide a basic overview of Porsche family and company history.  This will include both pre-World War II and post-war projects, design and manufacturing.  We will discuss the type numbering system and car names, basic model histories and significant racing cars.  Ideal for new members but all are welcome who want to learn about the basic history and iconography of our cars. Plenty of time to enjoy the museum and Porsche 75 exhibit after the class. The class will repeat a few times during the run of the Porsche 75, which will be in place until January of 2024.

Registration & Fees

Please register so we have an estimated headcount. 

Cost is $18 - payable at the door.

  • This is the standard admission to America's Car Museum (unless you're an ACM member).
  • See ACM website for other admission pricing 
Parking is $5, with free plaza parking for Porsches as space allows. 
Museum opens at 10 a.m.

Zoom available for those who cannot attend in person. Check back for link to join the webinar.


America’s Car Museum
2702 East D Street
Tacoma, WA 98421

I-5 South to Tacoma, use exit 133
I-5 North to Tacoma, use exit 132

Saturday, February 25, 2023, 10:30 AM until 12:00 PM
America’s Car Museum
2702 East D Street
Tacoma, WA  98421
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Historian Chair
Special Events
Registration is recommended
Payment In Full At Event Only
Please register so that we have a count of attendees.
Attendees pay for their own charges
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