StarTech 2007 Mercedes-Benz Club of America (MBCA)AMG Mercedes-Benz | Enthusiasts, PR News: National Mercedes-Benz Club event to take place  at the Hyatt Regency Reston (Virginia), May 19-21.

The Greater Washington Section of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America (MBCA) is hosting StarTech 2007 – a national event all Mercedes-Benz enthusiasts will enjoy.

StarTech is MBCA’s biennial technical seminar weekend. Focusing on maintenance, repair and restoration of Mercedes-Benz vehicles. The event originated years ago to provide technical updates to both members and non-members of MBCA. Through the years it has grown to be the largest technical gathering of Mercedes-Benz experts in the world. 

Technical Presenters (subject to change):

  • William Vetter, MBUSA: STAR TekInfo
  • Tom Hanson, MBUSA: Benefits of the U.S. Classic Center
  • David T. Shelton, Manager, UHP Marketing & Education Bridgestone Tire
  • Hartmut Feyhl, RENNtech
  • Bruce Adams, 190SL Services
  • Rod Kraft, Meguiars: Detail it like a professional. This is the class Meguiars uses to train dealer personnel
  • George Pavlisko, Leatherique: Leather Care
  • Larry Emmons, Emmons Coach Works: How to make your Mercedes-Benz vehicle shine, street or show
  • Neil Nelson, Frontguard Paint Protection: Say NO to Chipped Paint.
  • Christal Renée Waddy, Roadblock Protective Systems:  Paint, glass, and wheel protection.
  • Charlie Boyd: Restoration on a budget without sparing quality
  • John Olson: How to buy the right vintage Mercedes-Benz
  • Greg Smith, Waterloo Motors:  W201 cars – the affordable, fun Mercedes-Benz for street and competition
  • Pete Lesler: Care and feeding of mechanical fuel injection pumps & performance tuning your W113 car
  • George Murphy: Mercedes-Benz maintenance & repair – a systems approach
  • Steve Walters: The La Carrera Panamerica experience – buying, rebuilding, & running in North America's premier road event

StarTech 2007 also includes a special MBUSA Vehicle Preparation Center (VPC) tour.

More info is available on the StarTech 2007 website. Hotel is the Hyatt Regency Reston, (Ph: 703-709-1234). Mention StarTech 2007 for the discounted room rates.