Club News and Happenings

November Club Meeting Guest Speaker

Club Member Kirby Newbury gave a presentation on Coffee!

Kirby explained where Coffee is grown in the world,  how it is harvested, the differences in coffee as well as the other information on this popular beverage!

Thank you Kirby for this terrific presentation!

Jim & Shelley Wilcoxson Win at Mirror Lake!

 Jim and Shelly Wilcoxsons’ 2007 Shelby GT was awarded as one of the top 8 Mustangs at this years Mirror Lake Car Show!

June 11th Mystery Cruise

 The June 11th Mystery Cruise took us from Ft Myers to the LaBelle Brewing Company.

The Rain held off until we were seated and all in attendance had a good time!

Thanks Mark Wilson for arranging the event!

GSMC in the News!

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The “Usual Suspects” attend the seasons last

Sanibel Cars & Coffee on May 7, 2022

Congratulations to our trophy winners from the 

Venice AACA Car Show

Kim Schramm & Vince Perfetto

Congratulations to our trophy winners from the

New Hope Church Car Show in Cape Coral!

Mike Nilles; Rick Swingler;

Shane Karalewitz & Fillipe Remigio

GSMC Donates $6429.00 to Lee BIA Builders Care

This year at the February Club Meeting GSMC donated $6429.00 to their charity Lee BIA Builders Care. 

Lee BIA Builders Care is a nonprofit organization founded by the Lee Building Industry Association in 2005. The mission of Builders Care is to provide emergency construction services at no cost to needy and deserving elderly and/or disabled homeowners, and their families, who cannot obtain repairs through traditional means.

Congratulations to our trophy winners from the

GSMC 3rd Annual Road Rally!

1st Place – Jim & Bonnie Depermentier – 13 Stops – 2:58:17

2nd Place – Kirby & Cherri Newbury – 13 Stops – 2:58:30

3rd Place – Steve & Marybeth Lapham – 13 Stops – 3:22:09

10th Annual Stangs vs Vettes

339 Total Cars

Corvettes 214 – Mustangs 125

Club Participation Awards

Mustangs – Ponies in Paradise       Corvettes – Venice Florida Corvette Club

Best of Show

Mustangs – Carlos Melo      Corvettes – Bob Becker

People Choice Awards 

(In no particular order)


Joe Gatewood, Michael & Pat Grisham, Mike McGarvey, Mike Nilles, Rob J Leve, Ron Kisner, Shawn Schroder, Thomas Wiltshire-Pitts, Tony Vento


Al Roltsch, Bob Keyes, Brian Micciche, Charlie Morgan, Irene & Jim Vautrin, Joe Rhodes, John Zaldivar,                  Karina & Joe Draghi, Larry Atkins

2023 Host Clubs

Mustangs – GulfShore Mustang Club       Corvettes – Corvettes of Naples

GSMC Members represented at the

Bonita Springs Elks Car Show

It wasn’t the best day for a car show but GSMC members showed up for a good cause!

GSMC 2021 by the Numbers!

While 2021 was a challenging year in many ways it is hard to keep a good club down.

Here are some highlights of the club for the year!

Stangs vs Vettes 2021

364 Cars in attendance and a donation to our charity Builders Care of SW Florida of $5000.00

Mustang Birthday Party at Galloway Ford!

Mystery Cruise to Lake Placid Florida

5th Fridays!

Harry Chapin Benefit Car Show

We collected 1475 lbs of food and a cash donation of $1300.00 for the Harry Chapin Food Bank!

Christmas Care Car Show

$700 Gate; Gold Star Mom’s Coffee Sales $63; Raffle Baskets $366 and a Mustang load of Toys for Tots!

Congratulations to two outstanding Club Members

This year at the Annual Club Meeting the board presented two special awards to two people who have gone above and beyond in service to the Club.

Congratulations to GSMC Club member Frank Schuler!

Frank rode his bike 3500 miles in 2021 at the age of 81!!!

You can read more about it Here

Congratulations to our trophy winners from the

Ponies under the Palms Show

Scott and Kim Schramm & Larry Neubert