Fall Color Tour

October 14, 2017
The leaves are changing quickly, so what; you really just want to get out and exercise your German hardware…right!?! Let’s DRIVE! Starting at BMW of Traverse City we will depart at 11:30am for Hagerty Museum and Dinner will be in Luddington at Jamesport Brewing Co. Lots of fun roads in between.
Sure, the leaves are changing quickly but so what; you really just want to get out and exercise your German hardware… right!?! Let’s DRIVE! A tip of the hat to Cris Vanderburg and the staff at Hagerty Insurance and Nicole Battista and the staff at Fox Motors BMW. Their enthusiasm for our club is much appreciated! CHECK IN/STARTING POINT: This is where you need to be Saturday 10/14. FOX MOTORS BMW of Traverse City 2801 US-31, Traverse City, MI 49684 Check-in is between 10:30-11:30am. Light refreshments will be provided by the dealership. DEPARTURE: The plan is to get started at 11:30am. Written directions and details will be provided as we are still tweaking the route for maximum GPM-grin per mile. At 2:00pm we will be landing at the Hagerty Garage near the Cherry Capital Airport. For those who haven’t been, this is a flat out fossil fuel junkies dream! Donuts and cider will be provided and Paige and Anji from Hagerty will be our hosts. Following our stop there we are headed south in route to a 5pm dinner at the always fun Jamesport Brewing Company in Ludington ( If the weather is friendly, we have the covered deck to ourselves. If it is not, we will still have the covered deck (side walls and heaters) to ourselves. Cost: It’s worth $100 but is only $20 per person. Kids under 12 will be a reduced rate. Our partners in this adventure will appreciate and deserve attendance numbers by October 8. So to ensure your spot at this event email Bruce Betzler at pronto! Please include the number of adults, number of children (under 12). Also year and model of the car you’ll be driving and little bit about it (how long have you had it, interesting history, etc.) Looking forward to seeing old friends, new faces and of course the cars… the marvelous cars!


Bruce Betzler
3464 N. U.S. 31 South
MI, Traverse City 49684