Name:  Gerry Dunn

My car:

1961 D'Ieteren bodied Roadster

Tip-off that a 356 was the car for me:

When my Dad had one and I drove it.

My age when I acquired my first 356:

21. I've had three others since then.

Engine type:

1600N, brought up to Super specs with a 1720 kit

Miles driven per year:


Favorite destination:

Elkhart Lake. My Dad took me there for the races when they raced thru town before Road America.

Fantasy road trip:

Rt 66. From Chicago to L.A. Two thousand miles all the way!

Most inconvenient mechanical failure:

Fuel pump

Car I'd have if I couldn't have a 356:

1973 2.7 Carrera RS

What I like most about my car:

The way it looks and drives.

Most unique feature:

It’s a Porsche 356 Roadster!

Most recent repair:

Complete restoration

Longest drive so far:

Chicago to Colorado, then drove thru Monument Valley, then to Arizona, then New Mexico and back to Chicago.

Next project with this car:

To drive and enjoy it!