Tag: Car Club

Generosity Abounds Here at the Ranch

Joni Matthiessen I recently had the privilege of witnessing an act of generosity that has been going on for years, but was not known to many. It never ceases to amaze me when I learn of a new way folks here at the Ranch are giving back to the community! Recently, Cal Mullins was working…

Car Club Mustang by a Different Name

Leroy Schuetts and his Ford T5.

Ron Hoeberling Ford Motor Company officially launched the 1964 Mustang at the New York World’s Fair on April 17, 1964. It was the brainchild of Lee Iaccoca to compete against the popular Chevy Corvair. Many Mustang parts came from the Falcon to speed up development and lower design costs. Sales reached 419,000 in the first…

Car Club Spotlight on a Dream Car

Ron Hoeberling Many of us remember the cars we dreamed about owning. Here is a story about Don Denton’s dream car, a white 1956 Continental Mark II. The Continental Mark II was sold by the Continental Division of Ford from 1956 to 1957 with 3,005 units sold. The Mark II was meticulously hand assembled and…

Car Club Spotlight on Classic Corvettes

Terry Hitch with his classic corvettes

Ron Hoeberling Classic Cars are popular with many Rollin’ Rancher Car Club members and this includes Terry Hitch’s Classic Corvettes. Terry and his wife Pam moved to Robson Ranch in April 2017 and brought their classic 1969 Chevrolet Corvette and 1949 Oldsmobile Futuramic 88 Deluxe. As a car enthusiast, he helped get the Car Club…

Car Club Neighborhood Cruise on 4th of July

Ron Hoeberling Concerns over the increased coronavirus cases caused many 4th of July events to be canceled, primarily fireworks and parades. This included the annual Robson Ranch 4th of July parade as the HOA was concerned about a large gathering of people along Ed Robson Blvd. So the Rollin’ Rancher Car Club asked the HOA…

Show and Shine at the Car Club

Rollin' Ranchers Show and Shine event

Ron Hoeberling The Rollin’ Ranchers Car Club is all about driving our cars, showing off our cars, and enjoying our cars. Occasionally as the weather allows, we have a “Show and Shine/Meet and Greet” in conjunction with our regular car club meeting. We’ll bring our cars to the clubhouse parking lot, park them, and have a mini…

Rollin’ Ranchers Car Club

Photo by Dick Remski and the Robson Ranch Photo Club

Terri Hitch Corvette owners display their beauties, which date from 1961 to 2019. We have at least 11 Corvette owners in the car club and some own more than one. In addition, four members soon will receive their brand new 2020, which is the very first mid-engine Corvette manufactured by General Motors. There are many…