The Inside Lane – Winter 2016

FCLV Newsletter | Winter 2016


Dear FCLV members,

Happy New Year to all Ferrari Club Las Vegas Members and Friends!


Not only Trump was elected. The club election results are now in, as tabulated by National. Incumbent Directors Ted Schlazer, Michael Obradovich and Rocky LaBriola were all re-elected to 2 year terms expiring December 31, 2018. Congratulations! Your President, Chuck Damus, was also re-elected to a second two year term.

The terms of the other Directors, Dan Fogle and Stephane Pedaggi, do not expire until 12/31/2017, as do the terms of the Vice President, John Ratto, Secretary, Elda Fanucchi, and Treasurer, Scott Howard.


Our new official site is live!

Check it Out! While still under development, we are off to the races! The new site is fully functional, however the FCLV products displayed for sale are conceptual and not actually available yet. They are representative examples of what we might include in our store. Your suggestions on the first products to develop are welcome.

We do need your latest greatest photos of yourself and your cars to enhance member profiles and galleries! Only a very few members have sent photographs. Please send your photographs to

The site has just been published and will take some time to index and rank in searches. Your frequent visits to the site will help it rank higher in searches over time. Presently, the quickest way to get there is just to go to


Our next Board Meeting is scheduled for January 17th at 6:30pm at the home of Dave and Elda Fanucchi. All members are welcome to attend. We request you RSVP at

Our first Drive of the year is to Death Valley on January 22nd. Check the Calendar on our new website for further details. Click on the event in the calendar to display the information.

Our first Social of the new year is scheduled for January 26th at Brio in Town Square.


We welcome and encourage your thoughts, suggestions, criticisms, photos, and news of interest. As you can see from John’s excellent report, the club had an interesting year and we plan on having numerous events in 2017. Please join us in the fun!

Best Regards,

Chuck Damus
FCLV President