Early days of Porsche dealers in the Milwaukee area

Several people played a key role in exposing Milwaukeeans to the Porsche brand. Among those was Harold Zimdars, successful SCCA racer, noted mechanic and dealer of several import brands.

Harold also was one of the 10 founding members of the Milwaukee region.

Bob Birmingham, local writer, chronicles stories about race car drivers and events that took place in the 1950s and '60s in a series he calls Mis-Shifting.

Here's an excerpt from Mis-Shifting that Bob wrote in October 2022, shortly after Mr. Zimdars passing.

Posted on Wednesday, January 4, 2023 8:21 AM, updated on Wednesday, January 4, 2023 12:02 PM
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