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Starting in Milwaukee on Day 1.
The wife and I left the house at 8:30 am. We had no sooner turned out of the drive way and what do I see but a Black Ashpalt SSR coming down the road. Don't know who it was, but i gave them the wave :seeya .
Upon our arrival in Milwaukee inside Miller Park, we saw AXiom's SSR and we :seeya at each other. As we parked to register, another couple walked over to look at the SSR and introduced themselves. I'm bad with names unless I write them down, so I appoligize for not remembering their names, but they had an Ultraviolet SSR and were from Colorado.
Once we had parked we walked around to see all the teriffic vehicles. Everything from rat rods to big dollar show pieces. The more we walked the more SSR's we came upon. We met BOBSSR and his wife, Mr merlin and his wife Circlek454 and his son, Marty and his wife (weren't members yet, but gave them a card to check out our fabulous site. had a Black, Blue, Red, and sivler SSR), and rick418cars and his wife. Also found a few other SSR's but did not get to meet the owners.
Found out that there were 2243 preregistered long haulers for the Tour and another 826 more register on the day of the event :thumbs .
Of the 500 + pics we took I had to narrow it down to five per day or I would never get to finish this posting :confused .
Here are the pics from day 1, more pics to follow as I write day 2 and so on.
Currently experiencing technical difficulties uploading photos. will check with marc,troy , or buffy to see what the cause may be.
 

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Day 2 Milwaukee to Springfield

We started out with the drivers meeting at Miller Park. No driving direction changes, but may be some rain, and a lunch stop at JC Whittney in La Salle, IL. We snuck up in line near Mr Merlin and behind a red SSR from California.
We had no sooner left the grounds, and came accross the first casualty. A 1966 chevelle with a heating problem (anti freeze all over the road instead of in the radiator). A bit further down the road was the Power Tour bus on the side with the engine cover up. Didn't know what happened at the time, but found out the last day that they had spit out a cooling fan and had to run the rest of the way to Springfield with the back open to keep things cool.
One thing you can see in Wisconsin is that people love cars, cause at every overpass there were peopl lined up waving at all the rods and taking pics and movies. Even the officers were out along the Highway. Although they were present, I don't belive there were any citations issued in Wisconsin.
Anyway, down the road at the Lunch stop there was an accident just as we arrived. Sommeone was rubbernecking and not paying attention to the vehicle in front of them and shortended both the front and rear of their vehicle, the rear of the one ahead of them, and the front of the one following them. The 3-d sound company was there for the narative and entertainment during lunch. Turns out that JCW had served 4027 hot dogs to all the participants.
Back on the road we encountered rain before arriving in Springfield. during that part of the trip we kicked up the speed a notch to around 100 give or take a few mph's. I had just slowed down to about 70 when I spotted a squad on an overpass with his radar out. As we pass the bridge there is another officer with somone pulled over (speed trap come to mind), a short distance later another one, and a few yards further yet another. Whoa was I glad I slowed down when I did.
Arrived at the show and met HDFATBOY and a few other SSR owners. Didn't bother to park with the long haulers today so I could park with the other SSR folks. Walked around in the warm humid weather the rest of the afternoon taking photos and meeting lots of new people.
At days end we went down town to our hotel, and got cleaned up before dinner. Figured we would just get Dinner at the hilton hotel instead of driving anywhere. Well the downstairs bar and restaraunt were already closed. We went accross the street to the Lindsy's at the Renisance hotel and were able to order dinner and drinks. Turns out that many of the sponsers were also there that night, Baer brakes, Flowmaster, K&N, Detroit locker, Banks turbos, etc. We stuck around till midnight then went back to the Hilton to check out a Jazz bar on the 30th floor. It was still open, but very few people there. the Wife and I ordered one drink as we looked out over the city with asll the lights on the Capital building, Lincoln's Tomb, etc.
Called it a day at 12:30 am.
 

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Day 3 Springfield to Indy

Lined up at the fairgrounds for the tripto Indy. We headed out og town doing the speed limit due to yesterdays encounter with springfields speed trap.
We proceeded to Indy along the back roads of IL with the top down, in and out of small towns where there were lot's of people lining the streets waiting for all of us to travel through their tiny towns. With all the vehicles on the Tour we quickly overloaded the streets and it was a traffic jam, slow moving and getting hotter. Watched the temp climb up to 230 for the first time in its history.
Had a 65 chevy in front of me with rear exit exhaust pointing directly at my air intake which wasn't helping matters any. Once we moved out onto the open road it cooled back down to 195. After a four way stop a few slow moving trucks tuned in ahead of us. they were traveling about 55 and blocking my view ahaed so I stepped it up to 80 as I passed the first one, then had to pull in due to traffic. Did the same to the next two (one at a time). The wife commented that maybe I should take a few trips down the ddrag strip at Indy to get the 0-100 shots out of my system. Looked over at her and said " IF WE DIDN'T HAVE ALL THIS LUGGAGE IN THE BACK I JUST MIGHT ", she just laughed.
As we arrived in Indy, I pulled up on the end of a row to let everyone get a good side veiw and photo opp of the SSR. We did our vendor walk around and then went to the tower to watch the vehicles run down the track. Some were good runs for street cars and some were not so good, but everyone was having fun. Caught Circlek454 running his SSR down the strip. Pulled off a best of 16.139 at 87.9 mph with a fully packed trunk. even met grillman as he was in line for a trip down the track also, and with the grill on the back to boot. There were a few breakages on the track, one was a radiator hose which took a bit of clean up, and the other was a ford mustang that desintergrated the syncro gears (and maybe more) in the trans and barely made it to te end of the track. Guys were changing tires, doing the great smoky burn out, icing down the intercoolers before a run etc. tring to get another tenth off their last time. After all was done we headed for the hotel, which happened to be Downtown Indy and on a one way street which took us a while to navigate to (bunch of one way streets down here) Had dinner (with some friends that had moved down here a few years ago) at champs just a block away. Called it a night around midnight once again.
 

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Day 4 Indy To Nashville

Today we decided to skip the drivers meeting since it was almost an hour drive in the opposite direction from the hotel and we were headed south.
For some reason no cell phones work near Seymore, IN. It's like a dead zone for miles.
More rain on the way to Nashville. We caght up with Mr Merlin who also decided to skip the driver meeting.
We were about an hour from the corvette museum when I called vettegirl (to see if they were near the museum and corvette plant yet) and there was a male voice on the line. I said this is FUZZY, as I waited for a response, he finally came back with "this is Mr Vettegirl, Vettegirl is driving at the moment". They thought they were about as far away as we were, so we decided to try to meet up at the museum. Once we arrived at the museum we called Vettegirl back and found out they were still about an hour away. Turns out they were further out than they originally thought. Oh well, we went on the Museum Tour and saw some of the concept vettes and how they came up with the body designs. Some of the vehicles were owned by the museum and some were owned by privated parties on loan to the museum. We came a crossa line of brand new vettes with birthdates on a board near each one. turns out these were the six vette being delivered through the museum to the new owners today. There was one coulpe in the sales office already, and we heard an anxious owner to be trying to find the one she ordered and was to take delivery of today also.
We had passed about an hour and no sign of vettegirlThought about taking the tour through the corvette plant, but it was still an hour and a half wait before it started. So we departed the museum and just as we aproached the stop light on the corner, the wife spotted vettegirls SSR coming down the road towardds the light. After a quick check in the mirrors I backed away from the light and pulled up next to them in a nearby parking lot. Talked about the wait for the plant tour and they were going to take the museum tour then the plant tour. The wife and I decided to head for Nashville and we would cathch them later.
Upon our arrival in Nashville, we proceeded up near the BFG trailer to give the boys a look at the SSR for possible display in there booth for the next few shows. They checked it out and siad that this event was full but they would use it in Birmingham, Tallahassee, and Kissimmee. Mentioned that I was going to find a parking spot for today when they siad why not leave it right there accross from the trailer. If they event does say anything we don't mind having it there. So there it stayed.
Called Chevygirl and found out that Deb (from NoalnDeb) forgot her camera and went back home to get it, but they would be here soon. Also called RonC, but got the answering machine and left a message.
I cleaned up the SSR removing the bugs and road grime, giving everyone time to get in.
The wife and I started our vendor walk and proceeded down to the lower lot where all new entries would be parked. As we stepped into the lower lot I spied two SSR's that just parked (a red and a silver) and figured it had to be Chevygirl and Noalndeb. I gave them a whistle to get their attention. They looked over towards us (about half a lot away) and and seemed to be confused as to who could be whistling for them. Once we got close enough to talk they realized it was me FUZZY and my wife. We talked and made our introductions and then walked the grounds to view the vehicles. Chevygirls son John (hope I remembered that right) was as giddy as a school boy on his first date. After we had walked abit everyone was hungry so we went down to the long hauler dinner that the event put on for no charge (just had to show our credentials) BBQ pork, potatoe salad, and coleslaw. While we were eating RonC returned my call and said he'd be there any moment. Gave him directions to where chevygirl and NoalnDeb were parked so we could get everyone together. AS we finished lunch RonC had pulled in, so we wandered over to greet him and made our introductions.
Everyone was having so much fun that Deb called into work to beg for an extra day off so they could run with us to B'ham in the morning, and John called to see if some one would work for him tonight so that he and his mom chevygirl could stay longer and go out for dinner with the group tonight. Deb got her extra day, but John couldn't.
We made our way over to the Gaylord resort hotel, and I must say, I was very impressed with the size and layout of this facility. Five indoor atriums, and one with a river and boat tours, all indoors, wow. One of the locals said that the Gaylord is the largest non Casino hotel in the nation and possibly the world with 2863 rooms, plus convention halls and the atriums. Now that's impressive.
Ok cool down period is over. We went back to the show and found Lon and Lauren (Mr Vettegirl and Vettegir) then up for the door prize drawings. And it was a good thing we did tonight, because after them drawing for a while and coming up empty they drew my name for the leather Flowmaster Jacket. WOOHOO WE WON. As I approached the stage the guys on stage decided it would be a good crowd invovlemt tool to have everyone do the wave as I ran past in front of the stage waving my arms, so we readied the crowd and off we ran flailing arms and all (as if we had just won a multi milion dollar lottery) from one side to the other and then back again. The crowd was great.
We gathered the SSR folks together to go for dinner at the Aquarium in the Opry mills mall. This place was incredible. Deb had made special resevations with the manager (she had called him a few days earlier to let him know about the tour coming through and that he should bump up the staff to handle the group), this helped since we were seated immiediately as we arrived (thanks Deb)After the awards we went to find our hotel the Airport Hilton. What wa supposed to be a straight shot turned into a whole lot of road constuction and unlit signs, almost missed our turn but thew still couldn't find the hotel. Pulled into a gas Station to to get some direction. The fellla behind the counter had very broken and bad english (Believe he was from India) and didn't have a clue as to where the Hotel was. Well back on the road, and about another half mile down there it was on the right hand sight. finally get to relax. Turns out the hotel was packed and we ended up in a handicapped room with two double beds and a walk in shower instead of a tub, and a toilet that you had to get on your tip toes before you could sit down (a we bit taller than a normal one). All in all a good day
 

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Day 5 Nashville to Birmingham

Alright DAY 5 and we headed for aline up at the Gaylord parking lot. WE slowly arrived and grouped together for the road trip to B'ham. There was Vettegirl, Fuzzy, NoalnDeb, and Circlek454. Turns out Ronc was waiting to get checked out of his hotel. No driving directio changes, but there was constuction part of the way.
Were out on the road running down 65 till we get to 231. The people in the small towns all turned out again to wave and take pictures. 231 is a nice back road with lots of turns and hills. As we came into one town we got separated at some lights. Well I kept on 231 and ended up out of town with no other vehicles in sight ahead of me. Made aquick call to deb (NoalnDeb) to find out if I was still heading the right way, and we were, but a few miles back. Suddenly we hit a whole lot of 35mph curves up and down hills. Took the first couple at speed limit and thought well this isn't much fun and we're not going to catch the group doing this speed. SO then I started running the curves at 50-55. man this wa much more fun for me (as the wife is white knuckling the dash. Afraid to, let go to slug me). And we eventually caught up with the group. A short pit stop to group up again and change soda's and off we go again. Next we hit Huntsville with rain on and off, construction, and traffic that was barely moving. Took us better than an hour to navigate through Huntsville. Then more rain and out side of town a sudden turn by Circlek454 and we stopped for lunch at a mom and pop BBQ shop. Purtty good food, but the folks weren't ready for the Tour coming through. Any later and there would have been a long wait. Back on the road with more rain on and off and then into B'ham. B'ham wasn't any better for traffic, they had everyone turning left on a street that the light would only let 4 vehicles through at a time. And with oncoming traffic rubbernecking and the ocational accident, there were more vehicles in this area than ever and no place for them to go. Finally after an hour and 15 minutes we made it through the turn light and closer to the b'ham race coarse.
Meanwhile, Ed Purple Penelope called wondewring where we were. Told him stuck in traffic, but will be there shortly. Once at the race coarse we found Ed p/p and a few others and chatted for a while. Then off to the hotels. The wife and I turned right out of the coarse as per our map and quickly found the Hampton Inn. Thought to myself, hey this wasn't too bad to find, but alas when I went inside to the desk I was informed that they didn't have a resevation for me. A quick question of, is there another Hampton inn and how do I get there from here, and we were on our way. Finally got to our hotel and the phone rings, it's Circlek454, turns out, the hotel they were supposed to be in didn't seem to be a respectable hotel and wanted to know the number for ours to see if there were any rooms left. Well we hadn't heard anything back, so we made dinner arrangements with P/P, and vettegirl to go to Chili's. Pretty easy to find. Food wasn't the greatest this time. P/P had a steak that wasn't quite done enogh, and the wife and I had steaks that were over cooked. Ate what we could cause we were hungry and didn't want to wait for another one.
Called it a night and waited for morning.
 

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Fun in the curves

We got stuck in the traffic in the curves :( (I posted a picture previously of that). Sounds like you had more fun! :thumbs I'm sure Noel would have doen the same thing and I would have been hiding in the floor. I know how sharp those curves were. :eek
 

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Day 6 B'ham to Tallahassee

Alright, up at 6:00 am and went to load the truck. Picked up my phone that was in the truck charging all night and there was a message on it already, it was Lon (Mr Vettegirl) saying it was 7:20 and they were running late and would catch up later on the road. I called back, only to recieve their voice mail, and left them a message that it was only 6:20 and they still had planety of time ot meet up with us. meanwhile p/p and circlek454 were up and moving, so we met in the hotel parking lot, then headed for the B'ham race coarse to meet with Vettegirl. We didn't wait for the drivers meeting since traffic was so bad the day before, and headed out right away.
Skies were cloudy and letting out rain here and there. We let p/p take the lead since he had a computer and navigational program with him.
After traveling for a ways Vettegirl comes flying past everyone, and turns the blinker on to turn into a rest stop. Figured someone needed break. Mr Vettegirl jumps out of the SSR running for the rest rooms. When he returned he told us he had to do what he did cause he couldn't see straight any longer, his eyes were turning yellow and his teeth were floating. (guess two cokes in the morning will do that to you). Also noted that p/p's wife didn't seem to feel well, and said that if they needed a stop to go ahead and we would all follow.
All was going well, when we found ourselves some where on two lane road and no other vehicles ahead or behind us. Pulled over in deserted gas station to cipher what happened. Turns out the road we were on would take us back to the main road quite a ways down, but would be second rate two lane the whole way. We all opted for a uey (pronounced u e) and headed back the way we came. After a turn or 2, we made a stop at a KFC for lunch. Lined up in the lot were three purple tails and the nose of a oddball green one. (Maybe the color poll needs some readjusting, because there were more purple SSR's than any other color one the road) I felt a we bit out numbered.
After lunch we headed back on the original travel route and joined the other tour vehicles. A short time later we arrived in Tallahassee hheading down a four lane divided road that was to take us to the fairgrounds. Well this road seemed to go on and on with no sign of our road we needed. With all the traffic we got split up a little then caught up and then split again. I spotted p/p heading straight and vettegirl turnig right so we quickly turned around and met them at a small restaraunt. Circlk and p/p followed suit. Some one needed another break.
Once that was taken care of we headed back up the road, and only three blocks up was our road and the fairgrounds. As we were pulling into the grounds we spotted two yellow SSR's and a red one.
We went and parked at the BF Goodrich truck and cleaned up the truck for display. Then we did our vendor rounds and walked the grounds to see the other vehicles.
I called JEFFDBFL to see if he had made it, btu got his answering machine, left a message. We continued to round the grounds and came upon Mr Merlin and his wife again and then came upon A yellow SSR (1HOT12C) but no owner, a RED ssr (Q88-7GV) PAUL IN BOCA, and another yellow SSR (SSR EDGE) assuming this was John Edge, Bbut no John. Met back up with P/P and he was taking his wife to the hotel, seeing as how she wasn't feeling well yet. Jeff called back and said they hadn't left the house, but would catch up with us in the morning near Gainesville.
The skies opened up once again and everyone and everything was drenched. A short time later we headed for the hotel to dry out.This one wasn't too bad to find, it was on the road they said but had a tiny little sign under a large Hamton inn sign which was partially covered by a large tree, so it said HAM from our direction. When we checked in we also checked on Ed's (P/P) wife Matty. Who unfortunately still wasn't feeling well. The rest of us decided on eating at a Barnhills salad and Buffet place. As we stepped out the door it down poured like i hadn't seen in many years. As we were driving down the road to get there I noticed that my roof was leaking again, but much worse than it ever did before. Had to grab my shammy from behind my seat and set it on the seat near my shoulder to keep from getting too wet. Barnhills was a good idea, what ever we wanted and as much as we wanted. Discussed leaving from the homewood suite hotel in the morning since our breakfast started earlier than the other hotels did, and we could get on the road quicker in the morning.
Ok now that we were all full to the brim we headed for hotels for napping till morning.
 

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FUZZY said:
After traveling for a ways Vettegirl comes flying past everyone, and turns the blinker on to turn into a rest stop. Figured someone needed break. Mr Vettegirl jumps out of the SSR running for the rest rooms. When he returned he told us he had to do what he did cause he couldn't see straight any longer, his eyes were turning yellow and his teeth were floating.
I've been reading these to Lonnie as you post them - he says "OK, now he's going too far!!". :lol :lol :lol

Keep em coming - good stuff!~
 

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Nice photos & A Nice time too!

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I've been reading these to Lonnie as you post them - he says "OK, now he's going too far!!". :lol :lol :lol

Keep em coming - good stuff!~
Hey Fuzzy sounds like you are having tons of fun. Thanks for sharing all those great shots! Keep up the great efforts!
 

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Day 7 allahassee to Kissimmee

Me not being one to sleep late, was up at 5:30 today and got ready for the day. I gathered my items together and proceeded downstairs to put them in the truck while the wife was getting ready. As I turned thhe corner onthe first floor I see ED (P/P) and his wife. Turns out they had spent the night at the hospital due to Matty not feeling well. Ed had been in a chair al night doing the jello neck head bob, while Matty was being treated to help her feel better. Those two had decided they would stick around for a while until check out and get some good rest before meeting uo with us later.
I walked the hotel lot with the camera to get some shots that were difficult to get at the show with all the people around. After finishing my photo rounds, I went to finish packing the truck wtih the wifes items,and then to breakfast, which was now open. As we were setting down for that, Lon and Lauren (Vettegirl) arrived to join us. A short time later Circlek454 and his son arrived. I told tem we would be one short for the trip today, but that P/P and Matty would catch up later. WE ALL HOPED THINGS WOULD BE OK.
On the road I took the lead running east on I-10 and cruising about 70. I-10 was uneventful, except for a few double wides being transported. they obviously take up more room on the road. Once in a while they would vere off to one side to let traffic go by, and when they did they would fall off on the shoulder and kick up rocks sending them accross two or three lanes of traffic (ting, ting, short pause then ting again) spraying all the cool cars coming down the road including mine. Now we turned onto I-75 towards the Florida turnpike. We had cruised on I-75 at 75mph for a while when someone in a white van decided they wanted to be in my lane while I was still in it. NO BLINKER, NO LOOK OVER THE SHOULDER TO SEE IF ANY ONE WAS THERE JUST A SHARP TURN TOWARDS MY LANE AND MY SSR. I pulled of to the side as far as I could and laid on the horn. They quickly went back to there own lane, and as they did that my foot went down to the floor and we were off like a rocket., passing anything that wasn't in our way and around a curve. We flew passed two semi's and a few other vehicles doing about 95-100 just to get away from the person in the white van. I called JEFFDBFL near Gainesville, but they were quite a ways away yet, so we decided to meet up at Race Rock in Orlando for lunch. I then called Lon (mr vettegirl) and asked if he would take the lead for a while since he new this area better than I do. Lon had taken us right to the Race Rock (good job my man), but no Jeff. Called him on the phone, and he said, he had just left there cause he didn't see anyone, but would be there in about 5 minutes. The Race Rock is a must stop place for anyone into racing of any sort.
This place has racing memorabilia from monster trucks,nascar,swamp buggies,go carts, indy racing, formula 1, speed boats, motor cylcling, both high speed and motocross, drag racing, and more. not just pictures and suits, but whole vehicles hanging from the ceiling or on the walls, and it was everywhere you looked. really cool. We almost had to order for Circlek cause he was too busy drooling over all the racing stuff.
After lunch we left the rock and proceeded down the road, which was thought to take us back to the Turn pike to finish our trip. Needless to say it did take us there, but would have sent us back north instead of south, so another u-turn and back through Orlando to get on at the other end of town. Just a little sight seeing tour that the wife enjoyed.
Back on the roadwe continued to Kissimmee and Osceola Heritage park. Inside the park they were directing us towards the muddy grounds for parking. This didn't sit well with any of us. Well I had to cross what was a grassy field now turned to mud in order to get to the BFG trailer for display. When I got there I got out the water and towels to clean off the truck,but decided to leave the mud flaps alone. Too much mud on them to clean with a towel.
We made our rounds to the vendor to ensure our long hauler status, and met up with the group as we did that. Later on as the door prizes were about to start, we noticed everyone walking away from the main stage. As it turns out, they had arranged to do the prizes indoors at the silver spur arena. IT'S good thing they did, because shortly after they had started the awards they anounced that the skies had opened up as Tropical storm Arlene was due west of Kissimmee.
The wife was tired and we needed to find our hotel again, so I called P/P to get directions to get there, since he had already left and found it. I followed them the way he reported them,and as we were to make our seci=ond turn onto Osceola parkway there were no signs and constuction everywhere. well we proceeded straight hoping to find the parkway, but instead came up on hwy 4, whoops too far. Another u-turn and back towards the other roads. The wifes says this looks like it might be it, so I turn right and what do I see, but a Hunter Creek estate sign, oops wrong turn again, another uey and another right turn, now back on the main road. I come to the next light and said look at the map cause I'm turnin here and want to know if the raod on the map is the same shape as what we were traveling. The response after a long pause, I think so. Ok now there's a toll coming up. No one said anything about going through a toll to get there. Better ask the toll person where we were. She said next exit past the toll. $1.50 to go 1/2 mile. Anyway we turned onto 535 west to get back to 192 and got there fine. Now the map says it should be a short ways down but disn't specify which side. Now it's raining again and dark,and in construction,( boy i'm getting a headache).
We drove for a few miles and decided this was too far, so I called vettegirl (thinking they were at our same hotel) and he put the desk person on toget me back to where they were, another uey and headed north again, while still on the phone in the rain and construction with traffic, suddenly the wife yells out there it is, as I come to a SCREECHING HAULT almost jumping a curb. I see the tiny little unlit sign that reads double tree resorrt at the end of a small drive. Sharp turn down the drive, and I'm thinking these look like Condos not a resort hotel. After the brick driveway was the entence and resort desk. We finally check in and drop our stuff in the 3 room condo with full ammenities, then headed for the in house restaraunt where Ed P/P and Matty were already eating all the while I had vettegirl on the phone to see if they had eaten yet or had plans. The conclusion was to have dinner here and tip a few beers to relax. We swapped stories until they kicked us out as they wanted to close up for the night.
We exchanged gracious parting words and hopes that all would be well, and have safe traveling home. We all agreed we would share our trip stories with the fanatic club when we got home.

I appoligize to anyone I may have offended by telling these stories to everyone, but thought the whole group would get a kick out of our trials and tribulatons along the way. Happy motroring.

PS. The Power Tour will make an east cost run next year, starting in Kissimmee through Georgia, the Carolina's, Virginia and to Englishtown New Jersey. Start planning now, and I hope to make next years run too.
 

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Photo parade

If any one here would like to veiw a photo parade (like a slide show) of the tour, I have built one with about 75 photos in it :lurk . The photo parade can be used as a screen saver if you wish. Just PM me and I'll compile a mass list for tommarow or the day after depending on the number of email addresses I recieve for the photo parade.
I need an e-mail to send it to. Due to it's size I can't upload it to our site.
 

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Have to agree with vette girl, FUZZY kept our group together headed in the right direction (even if I tried to take us in a wrong direction) all the way though the stops. It was great putting faces with the names, as I feel like I've known all of you for a long time.
Maddie, who had reservations on doing the Tour, has been telling eveyone what a fun time she had. Now if I spent a night in the hospital in Tallahassee as she did with food poisoning I'm not sure I'd feel the same way. Certainly going to plan on this trip next year.
Some pix of the stops we made to put faces w/names,

Rest stop on the way to Tallahassee
FUZZY & Kim
vette girl (Lonnie & Lauren)
CircleK454 (Patrick & son)
JEFFDBFL (Jeff & Terri)


P/P

Peace :flag
 

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A few more pix taken during our Tour.

1& 2 Unknown SSR (Not a Fanatic)
3 AXIOM SSR
4&5 Attention to detail in FUZZY's paint work.

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ANY ONE INTERESTED IN VIEWING EVEN MORE PHOTOS THAN WHAT HAS BEEN POSTED HERE. TYPE IN HOT ROD POWER TOUR 2005 PICS IN THE HEADER AND THEN GOTO LS1TECH.COM THEY HAVE A THREAD GOING THAT HAS JUST LINKS PERTAINING TO THIS YEARS TOUR.

CHECK EM OUT ITS GOOD VIEWING. :lurk
 

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Here is the link for the 2006 HRPT schedule and pix for this and past years Tours.

2006 HRPT

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