Buick Gran Sport Club of America
625 Pine Point Circle
Valdosta, GA 31602
Fast Times is the newsletter published by volunteers for members of the Chicagoland Chapter GSCA. Membership in this Chapter entitles members to four editions a year. We welcome articles from members, volunteers and automotive experts, offer free classified ads for members, and keep our members up to date with planned and past events. Fast Times our communication media has contributed to the success of our Chapter.
While advertising certainly helps to defray costs, the majority of the membership fees cover the printing cost and mailing of four newsletters a year.
Fast time Past Issues
We keep our members in touch through our quarterly periodical "Fast Times", which is distributed four (4) times a year. To review past copies, please click on the hyperlinks below.
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Change in Address
Please E-mail changes in address to the attention of Bill Grupp at email@example.com or mail to CCGSCA Membership / 1005 BEAU BRUMMEL DR. / SLEEPY HOLLOW IL 60118
Your privacy is very important to us. Data on our membership is not posted on the web without specific permission from the member, nor distributed to advertisers or telemarketers.
Editorial comments of member's submissions do not always represent the position of the GSCA, Chicagoland Chapter GSCA, the members, officers, nor editorial staff.
Advertising performance Buicks and related parts in Fast Times is free for our members. Please be sure to E-mail the advertisement as it is to be printed to Beth Andrews at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to CCGSCA; 4010 Raymond Ave.; Brookfield, IL 60513. To avoid mistakes in pricing or descriptions, we avoid verbal orders.
For nonmembers selling a performance Buick car or up to 5 related parts the ads are without charge for a single issue. For any more space or multiple issues refer to Commercial Advertising below.
We are proud to advertise for the businesses represented in Fast Times. If you have misplaced your current copy and need information from any ad, please feel free to click on the link below to see the advertisements. Please be sure to tell the Advertisers how much you appreciate their helping out our Fast Times.
Jimmy's High Performance
Div of H.P. Performance
Automotive Machine & Performance Rally Insurance Group
M&M Automotive Appraisers, Inc. Midnight Mike
Indoor Storage in Frankfort, IL
Ride on Appraisals, Inc
Precision Engine & Machine
Country Side Customs
Baker, Michael Agency
World of Motorworks
Volunteers Who Publish and Distribute Fast Times
Position Volunteer Telephone Number E-mail Address
Publisher / Editorial Loyd Bonecutter Classified Advertisements Beth Andrews
email@example.com Commercial Advertisements Beth Andrews
firstname.lastname@example.org Photographer Frank Jackowiak 630-655-0598 email@example.com Alternate Photographer Beth Andrews
firstname.lastname@example.org Membership Bill Grupp email@example.com Folks who help mail Paul and Linda Brelie Mark and Barbra Holda Bob and Carol Nunes Chris and Anna Gatch Beth and Dana Andrews
To contribute to our newsletter please submit your contribution by the dates indicated.
Issue Issue Mail Goal Submittal Deadline Classified Submittal Major Announcement Spring March 1st February 15th February 15th
Samantha Rix Memorial Race
Summer June 1st May 15th May 15th Summer Cruises / Shows Fall September 1st
August 15th Midwest Buick Challenge Winter December 1st. November 8th November 8th Christmas Party / RenewalThe membership remains around 175 members with about 50 additional copies sent to sponsors, advertisers and other GSCA Chapters. This represents an excellent select market of automotive enthusiasts that are dedicated to maintaining their cars to the highest possible standards. If your products are what this buying market is after, this represent real value for the advertising dollar. The fees (annual fees include membership in the Chicagoland Chapter of the GSCA) are as follows: Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Size of Advertisement Per Issue Four Issues Full Page Ad $100.00 $300.00 Half Page Ad $55.00 $165.00 Quarter Page Ad $35.00 $105.00 Eighth Page or Business card $20.00 $60.00