View Single Post
Old 04-13-2013, 07:54 PM   #1
Capt. Organization!
molloni's Avatar
Drives: Black 2010 2LT/RS Camaro
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Boston
Posts: 2,448
NEC5 & NY/NJ5THGEN Cruise for Sandy Hook Elementary

Featured on Camaro5 HOMEPAGE

The memory of what happened on December 14, 2012 in a small Connecticut town will never be forgotten. It was a tragedy that the entire country suffered through. Those of us with children in school were particularly hit because we all knew, deep down inside, that it could have happened at any school. The events were terrible, and everyone wondered, “What can I do?” One of those people was George “Spikes” LeGrice. And he decided to do something big.

Since December, Spikes worked out all the details and put together a charity run for New England. He was hoping for a good turnout – what he got was huge!

Today, drivers from not only all over New England, but even New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and I heard even Texas, converged en mass on Lime Rock Racing Park in Lakeville, CT. There were cars, trucks, and motorcycles. All styles, and all vintages. Convoys hundreds of cars long started from various rally points throughout the region, and while maybe causing a bit of congestion on Massachusetts highways, we all rode for the cause, some even decorating their cars for the event.

New England Camaro 5 was proud to make a good showing for the event. But what even prouder was when we realized that the other group of Camaros were from our neighbors to the South, the New York and New Jersey 5th Gen clubs!

We all enjoyed swapping stories and taking pictures, and making plans for future events together (we want to see you guys for the Rhode Island Show!)

I want to thank everyone for making the trip. It was an early morning for some of us, and a long drive for most. But you all have to admit, it was for a great cause, and it was a good time. The drifting demonstrations alone were fun to watch.

I will post pictures and videos, and I encourage everyone who attended to post their own! This is just my place holder

I'm going to say right now that I was unable to get everyone's picture. Some of you left early, notably coreyaustin and CoriJoe. I'm sorry guys :( but it was nice meeting you.

Name:  1-molloni.jpg
Views: 1762
Size:  130.3 KB

NH 2012 SS/RS
Name:  2-NH 2012 SSRS.jpg
Views: 1744
Size:  208.8 KB

Name:  3-blgl1800.jpg
Views: 1742
Size:  188.1 KB

Name:  4-wmora4.jpg
Views: 1737
Size:  183.3 KB

chevy 3
Name:  5-chevy 3.jpg
Views: 1788
Size:  197.9 KB

Name:  6-2010CamaroRS.jpg
Views: 1741
Size:  188.0 KB

Name:  9-One-Bad-ZL1.jpg
Views: 1725
Size:  173.0 KB

Name:  11-AIRNOT LZ1.jpg
Views: 1748
Size:  145.8 KB

Name:  12-DIAMONDSS.jpg
Views: 1739
Size:  173.6 KB

Name:  13-Smirks.jpg
Views: 1718
Size:  173.9 KB

Name:  14-MECFD143.jpg
Views: 1713
Size:  139.9 KB

Name:  15-MSINGH.jpg
Views: 1720
Size:  158.6 KB

Name:  16-.jpg
Views: 1732
Size:  148.6 KB

future C5 member
Name:  17-.jpg
Views: 1703
Size:  169.0 KB

Name:  18-.jpg
Views: 1713
Size:  190.4 KB

Name:  19-.jpg
Views: 1707
Size:  183.5 KB

Name:  20-.jpg
Views: 1723
Size:  163.5 KB

I hate to say it, but I got a better group picture of the NY/NJ5THGEN club than I got of our NEC5 group. Oh well.
Name:  IMG_3295.jpg
Views: 1704
Size:  199.2 KB
Take a close look at the silver car on the track near the left of this picture. That's also a Camaro doing laps on Lime Rocks main track. He came in second during that heat.

Pictures of the cruse
Name:  IMG_3226.jpg
Views: 1668
Size:  87.2 KB
Name:  IMG_3232.jpg
Views: 1662
Size:  77.4 KB
Name:  IMG_3229.jpg
Views: 1647
Size:  114.8 KB
Name:  IMG_3236.jpg
Views: 1670
Size:  90.4 KB

Pictures from the show
Name:  IMG_3250.jpg
Views: 1640
Size:  166.5 KB
Name:  IMG_3252.jpg
Views: 1654
Size:  195.0 KB
Name:  IMG_3254.jpg
Views: 1643
Size:  141.0 KB
>>>Rhode Island Chevy Show<<< June 29, 2014 - What better way to get a sig pic!
>>>Pit Girls @ Angry Hams<<< July 2, 2012 - What better way to get a hot girl pic!

Last edited by molloni; 04-14-2013 at 02:28 PM.
molloni is offline   Reply With Quote