New! Saturdays at 4 – Virtual Presentations on all things ALFA, presented by AROC Detroit

Saturday, May 2, at 4 PM EDT: Joe Rubinstein discusses 3D printing of parts and laser cutting. Joe duplicates components for many Pebble Beach classic auto restorations and builds detailed vintage RC planes and ships. He also matches original finishes and lately has been 3D printing N95 masks and shields for hospitals.
 
Saturday, May 9, at 4 PM EDT: Ralph Gilles talks about his five current Alfas, especially the ones named Sergio and Dorian. Ralph has been enthusiastically building and driving Alfas for about 20 years. In his spare time Ralph is the head of Global Design for FCA. 
 
Saturday, May 16, at 4 PM EDT: Bruce Kopitz presents his Stage 3 Alfa 4C for the street. It will be receiving suspension mods and a horsepower infusion at Auto Europe following body work at Cauley Ferrari. Bruce will discuss the how and why of each modification. Bruce’s 4C has been featured on the cover of Alfa Owner and it is an asphalt-eating beast. After approximately 40-45 minutes, viewers will ask questions.
 
Saturday, May 23, at 4 PM EDT will feature Mark Trahan and his Alfa Romeo Duetto during restoration. Mark will also review other cars in his garage.
 
Saturday, May 30, at 4 PM EDT, we will visit Issac at Finishing Touch Auto Spa for a session of ceramic coating cars. Very knowledgeable regarding paint and finishes, Issac handles virtually all the Detroit region’s supercars.
 
Saturday, June 6 at 4 PM EDT takes us to Roman Tucker’s restoration shop, with Tim and Michelle Hyland assisting on a tour of where Alfa Romeo GTA repair and restoration plus vintage race prep are the specialties.

 

Virtual Happy Hour, 5-7 PM PDT on first and third Fridays

Grab your beverage of choice and join us for a virtual happy hour! Desert ALFAs has its own private online meeting room with Zoom. Email president@desertalfas.org for new (bombproof) access to the Zoom Room.

If you’re looking for more car activities, be sure to tune into Petersen Museum’s mother lode of auto-related videos (details in email from President).