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Old 05-21-2009, 08:38 AM   #1
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It's 1961. You arrive at your local drag strip early as this isn't a typical test and tune. Tommy Ivo and "Big Daddy" Don Garlits are match racing and the whole county has shown up to welcome the out-of-towners. Once in, you notice the whole joint ha...

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Old 05-21-2009, 08:48 AM   #2
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cant wait
the one time a year something worth a shit happens here!!!
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Old 05-21-2009, 10:55 AM   #3
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Hell yeah, I always look forward to the Drags!... and this year I'm gonna race without clutch issues.
Better start practicing daily at stoplights, I guess.



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Old 05-21-2009, 12:47 PM   #4
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BTT,
looks like I'm going to drive my model a coupe up, for the Revolution. Hope my 1956 Nailhead engine, is traditional enough, for the event.
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Old 05-21-2009, 01:03 PM   #5
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I would love to fly in for the HAMB drags. Not planning on it but who knows! If I can find air fair cheap enough.
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Old 05-21-2009, 01:18 PM   #6
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I would love to fly in for the HAMB drags. Not planning on it but who knows! If I can find air fair cheap enough.
If you fly into Kansas City, there are plenty of us (from there, or driving through there) that you could hitch a ride with.
St. Louis might also be an option...
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Old 05-21-2009, 01:24 PM   #7
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If you fly into Kansas City, there are plenty of us (from there, or driving through there) that you could hitch a ride with.
St. Louis might also be an option...
Thanks Nick! I am looking at flights and they are kind of screwy. I'll see what I come up with.
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Old 05-21-2009, 01:47 PM   #8
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I would love to fly in for the HAMB drags. Not planning on it but who knows! If I can find air fair cheap enough.
if you, or anyone else fly into either fayettville ( xna) or tulsa (tul) on thrusday id be happy to pick you up.
friday your shit outta luck cause im heading to the springfield swapmeet.
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Old 05-21-2009, 01:20 PM   #9
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the revolucion will not be televised.
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Old 05-21-2009, 03:10 PM   #10
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TUL, XNA, and KCI airports are about the same distance from Joplin.
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Old 05-21-2009, 03:37 PM   #11
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I would love to fly in for the HAMB drags. Not planning on it but who knows! If I can find air fair cheap enough.
come on, just come up to Raleigh and ride with me. Thursday morning/afternoon departure, straight through puts us there Friday morning, back on Sunday.
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Old 05-22-2009, 12:46 PM   #12
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My buddy Notch was asking me when I was coming up again. Roadtrip! Going in the coupe.
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