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    Thread: The One Lap of America: A Little Less Burt Reynolds, A Little More Actual Racing

    1. Old man yelling at cloud
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      04-25-2008 11:26 AM #1

      When hearing someone talk about the Cannonball Run, most think not of the outlaw road race, but of the 1981 movie with a star-studded cast. The movie was one of the most popular of its day and it continues to be beloved by auto enthusiasts. The downside to that popularity was that it brought the focused attention of law enforcement agencies from New York to Los Angeles and all points in between. As they say, “that was that.”
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    2. 04-25-2008 11:59 AM #2
      Thank you for putting the article up, Wes! And thank you to David Herlihy for all of the support!
      Hopefully One Lap will be at a track nearby and you can get out to see the spectacle! [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      04-25-2008 02:09 PM #3
      Coming to TX???
      I'll have to check that out!
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      04-25-2008 03:11 PM #4
      Hey Zerek! I feel a sore throat coming on myself....
      I will not be missing this as it makes its way to my home track.
      I can't wait to meet fellow enthusiasts from around the country!
      See you guys in Texas!
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      04-25-2008 05:20 PM #5
      I also feel the sniffles coming on.....
      TWS will be fun to watch!!

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      04-26-2008 01:47 PM #6
      great event I've done it 3 times. if you need any help contact me.
      cheers,
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      04-28-2008 05:47 PM #7
      Quote, originally posted by Skela »
      Hey Zerek! I feel a sore throat coming on myself....
      I will not be missing this as it makes its way to my home track.
      I can't wait to meet fellow enthusiasts from around the country!
      See you guys in Texas!

      Are you going?? I REALLY want to go!!!!
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    8. 05-02-2008 02:19 PM #8
      Quote, originally posted by Skela »
      I will not be missing this as it makes its way to my home track.
      I can't wait to meet fellow enthusiasts from around the country!
      See you guys in Texas!

      Hey Brett, please be sure to snap some pictures of our little Beetle for us!


    9. 05-02-2008 04:46 PM #9
      Quote, originally posted by Melanie@HPAMotorsprt »
      Hey Brett, please be sure to snap some pictures of our little Beetle for us!

      I'll try to get some pics of you at BeaveRun on Friday. Drive smooth and be safe out there in the highways!

    10. 05-03-2008 02:44 PM #10
      Quote, originally posted by collins_tc »
      I'll try to get some pics of you at BeaveRun on Friday. Drive smooth and be safe out there in the highways!

      Thanks, that would be great! The owner/driver of this car had a little oops with a mini van a couple of years ago but hopefully he will have better luck this year...

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      05-09-2008 12:45 AM #11
      any pics of the green wcm s2k ultralite super 7 thats climbing up the ranks?
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    12. 05-10-2008 10:22 AM #12
      Quote, originally posted by GotEuroCorrado »
      any pics of the green wcm s2k ultralite super 7 thats climbing up the ranks?

      If you go to http://www.onelapofamerica.com, there are links to various participant blogs. I know I've seen some pictures in there of that car.
      I can't imagine driving around the country in that thing...that's just nuts!

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