thanks to everyone that makes this weekend the high light of my year! ive sat and pondered , now i could express my feelings, and thoughts about this event, the people, the HAMB family, and well i just cant! heres a few cliff notes of my weekend. i have a few people to thank. on friday while out at the track setting up the vip area and putting up tents, carl mentioned his tech guys where sick. i thought, shit, that's gonna postpone the racing action. so i quickly made some calls and gathered a team willing to help give up a couple hrs of the parking lot party to help me get this done. kerry, malcom, jho, you guys are hero's, thank you for jumping when i asked for help. much appreciated. i think it went smoothly. there where a few cars that didn't have the correct safety features that where told so on friday tech, but somehow where racing on sat! that leads us to the friday pm vagabonds brat bbq. zman, gv gordan, no surf, blacktopbudda, barnfindt, if i forgot anyone sorry, you guys are awesome. people look forward to your delicious fixins every year, and you guys always come through. visit with friends and family Austin crew, i love you Omaha crew,the continentals, bob k , travis,denise, rusty and ryder, bill, vagabonds, rashy, bp ,j russel,kevin, tammy, to all my homies, much love.i know ive forgotten alott of you, sorry. my wife! long roof larry, no more strawberries! i need her help and support sat am, and well it just doesn't happen with you around! to the burn out kings. please don't come back next year! shake ryans brothers hand. nice to meet ya keith. sat am, my shop. i started this 7 years ago as a place to stop and make some last minute adjustments or swap out slicks etc on the way to track for the racers, and to give the non races a place to hang out and hopefully not crowd the hwy waiting to get in. it has turned out to be a huge successful event. this year we had numerous cars that need something. thanks to all that come out and support me on this. i need more doughnuts for next year! zamn, rebuild of jag rear suspension. thanks to nigel, kirk, uncle john and all that helped get that going. jho, weld radiator support/shell, slicks bulletproof1, go over everything from the henry j's madian voyage to capture the yay-hoo cup, proud of you man! denise, wheel that was ready to fall off! bob k, on thrusday i replaced his pass side wheel bearing, that same side that gave him issues on his Alaska trip. 180k miles strong! sat track time. what can be said about ryan and the family! you are a lucky man to have such a supportive crew behind you! im glad you got to enjoy some racing action, and i for one am really looking forward to what you bring to the table next year with your new found charge on this event. carl and crew, you guys are amazing. ive never seen so many spectators that you had to use the pit side entrance for over flow. good job. sat pm hotel p lot. this is one of those time, i wished i had more energy, cause sat night for me is the time that i really cherish, the core group. dont want the party or weekend to end. can we make this a quarterly event, cause im almost ready to do it again now!