NC Autofair
September 2003

FEBRUARY 8, 2005

to the official website of the Southeastern Virginia Chapter of Club Grand Prix. We are a group of owners and enthusiasts in the Hampton Roads area, always interested in the preservation, restoration, and modification of all Pontiac Grand Prixs. Thank you for taking the time to browse our website to learn more about us.

Member Addition
The members of SouthEastern Virginia Club Grand Prix would like to welcome James' mini-him to its family. Feel free to check out the members' pages on this site or the official registry.

Trying out Lowe's Speedway


  • Christmas 2008. Michelle coordinated an effort with Mermaid's Gentlemen's Club, Precision Tune Auto Care, Skinnie's Records, Nancy's Nook, Mom's Kitchen, Scandal's, The Clutch Bar and Grill, and Local Bands Domstick, Hard Drive, Force, Seven Kin, and Dying Breed to raise money, toys, and other items for St. Mary's Home for Disabled Children. There were two carloads of toys and over $1,100 raised towards the purchase of a Wii and other electronic equipment for the facility as a result of this work. There were donations from local businesses, personal friends as far away as Connecticut, and from Chew of MACGP.
  • December 7, 2008. SEVA and GRVA members got together at Gary Bain's house for a get-together. Members brought food to share and toys for the Toy Drive.
  • October 11, 2008. Gary Bain rolled into the 11's with his second pass of 11.93@113.90 mph. We pay homage to you, Sideways.
  • January 13, 2008. Chapter Members of SEVA and GRVA met at Fuddrucker's in Newport News to catch up. There were 10.1 members in attendance, and James introduced the newest member of his pit crew to everyone.
  • Christmas 2007. SEVA members Chuck and Michelle teamed up with local squadrons, Mermaid's Gentlemen's Club, Coastal Kitchen & Bath, and The Ink Gallery to raise money, toys, and other items for St. Mary's Home for Disabled Children. The Shannon Chris Corporation donated $370 directly to the facility as a result of this work.
  • April 7-9, 2006 was the North Carolina Autofair in Charlotte. Steve Walker, Gary Bain, Josh Di Genarro, Tim Reilly, Steve Stockman, and Michelle made the trek from Virginia Beach and Richmond, and Chris Yates stopped by on Friday to say hello. Gary took home the most modified trophy, and Josh won a STB Bar. Steve Walker won a Devil's Own Alky Injection, and Michelle won a $100 MPD Gift Certificate.
  • March 12, 2006 was an awesome day for a get together. Sideways opened his home up to the SEVA and GRVA chapters of ClubGP for a little cookout and some modding. Good food, good friends and good times to be had while the attendees prepared for the upcoming Autofair. Check out the pics in the events gallery.
  • April 8-10, 2005 was the North Carolina Autofair at Lowe's Speedway in Charlotte. Steve Walker, Mike Vaughan, Tim Reilly, Steve Stockman, and Michelle made the trek from Virginia Beach and Richmond, and Chris Yates stopped by on Sunday to say hello. Steve Stockman picked up the runner-up best of show, while Mike Vaughan took home the most modified trophies. Tim won a set of Bob Wagoneer's heat shields, and both Steve Walker and Michelle won custom hose locks.
  • 2004 Annual Holiday Dinner. On Sunday, December 19th, the members of Southeastern Virginia, Greater Richmond, and Washington, DC Chapters of Club Grand Prix had their Annual Holiday Dinner at the Whaling Company in Williamsburg. Along with the good company and fine fare, the members brought toys for donation to St. Mary's Home for Disabled Children in Norfolk. Even some members who were unable to attend the dinner still contributed to St. Mary's.
  • The weekend of October 9th & 10th was awesome for two of our members. Yoda won the FWD class and got a new personal best of 12.261 at 110.82 mph at the 2004 Buick East Coast Nationals. Michelle was busy picking up the MECA SPL Phat Car award, and second place MECA Boom & Zoom and car show trophies at Xtreme Nationals.
  • On September 17th, 18th, and 19th, Steve Walker, Mike Vaughan, and Michelle went to the Autofair in Charlotte, NC. Steve and Mike both won T-shirts and stickers from Intense Racing. Mike took home the runner up in Best of Show award, and Michelle brought home the Custom Audio Install trophy.
  • June 13th was our get-together at Gforce Karts. Over 20 members participated in the racing, as well as the before and after cookouts hosted by Sideways Bain. Bobby, Sideways, and Jayson got the top three lap times. Rumor has it there is another facility being opened in Portsmouth in a couple of weeks, and a rematch is being planned. Check out Jayson's pics here.

Upcoming get togethers...

Skyline Drive Cruise-October 2003