Record Turnout For Recent Everglades Region Autocross Event
Everglades Region PCA enjoyed a record car and driver turnout for the February 19th autocross at Buckingham Field. 45 drivers took on the challenging, Tom Kring designed course. Buckingham Field is a WWII era training base located in Lehigh Acres, and is considered one of Lee County’s premier autocross facilities.
24 Porsches took to the track including a 911 Turbo S, Cayman GT4, 718 Cayman S, 718 Boxster S and a 996 series GT3.
Fast time of the day was set by Darrin Dismo, laying down a 43.936 second run in his Mazda MX5. PCA Zone 12 Rep, Steve Kidd was third quickest behind the wheel of his GT3 with a best time of 44.362 seconds. Six of the top ten times were recorded by Porsche drivers.
Complete results can be viewed on this website. Select Driving Events from the menu bar, click on the Autocross tab and then scroll down the page.
Additional photos from the event can also be viewed on this website. Select Gallery from the menu bar and then click on the Autocross Gallery tab.
Special thanks to Porsche of Naples and Porsche of Fort Myers for sponsoring the event. And thanks to our friends at Gulf Coast Autocrossers for their assistance with track logistics, timing and scoring.
Watch your inbox and the Everglades Region PCA calendar for news on our next autocross event.