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Old 08-07-2012, 05:21 PM   #35
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I dunno, I'm still on vacation but it was 800 miles there, 350 miles up to MI where I am now and it will be about 600 miles back to NY so say 1800ish
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Old 08-07-2012, 06:34 PM   #36
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3900 for ofer(2SSRS), and 3600 for me (round trips). I know that one guy drove from san diego and another from NW canada...

If the time and money isn't then its understood (not everyone can do it).

I don't understand the negativity... I know there were cali people that didn't go to phoenix (and a ton of east coasters too)...

Wherever it is next year someone is going to complain that its "too far"

either A) chock it up and go to the next when when you can or B) realize that its not all about 1 person.

No negativity here...just curiosity as to how far some peeps are willing to drive for this cool event that WE ALL eventually share a love for. Wish I had the time and funds to go. Next one for sure....
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Old 08-07-2012, 06:47 PM   #37
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1200 round trip...no biggee here
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Old 08-07-2012, 06:50 PM   #38
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4 miles x 2 days = 8 miles round trip. A few of us lucked out with it being so close


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Old 08-07-2012, 06:52 PM   #39
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I put 1500 miles on my car and broke the 5k mark on the odometer. Its the most miles in one week I've put on the car since owning it. I really enjoyed the caravan over with the Mid Atlantic group...Kudos out to Ernie who did a great job putting it together
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Old 08-08-2012, 04:59 PM   #40
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2849 miles round trip X's 2 cars
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Old 08-08-2012, 06:33 PM   #41
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Old 08-08-2012, 06:33 PM   #42
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We drove from AZ in our Rig that blew the High Pressure Oil Line a hundred miles outside INdy on our way there at 1:00 am! it was a total 3,800 miles round trip! I will post up pics to show how bad our rig was after blowing the line.

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Old 08-08-2012, 07:16 PM   #43
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Its never to far if you have the time. We drove 2287 mies from home to Indy. Had an awsome time just wish it was a little cooler and then i would have bs more. It was great weekend and everyone should do it once. Never met one bad person. Got some great service from venders and seen the largest collection of sexy cars ever. We left Indy and are now in charlotte nc. We are doing the DEI, hendrck, JR, hall of fame, and the speedway. So our round trip would be about 4500 miles or so just for the fest but i am sure we will have close to 7500 miles by the time we get home. After we get home i will have to sort through 3200 plus photos and will post some here. Thanks for the great time everyone.


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Old 08-08-2012, 07:48 PM   #44
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i went about 1550 round trip
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Old 08-09-2012, 01:33 AM   #45
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1,978 miles and 91 gallons of gas round trip. Well worth every mile and drop of gas. I'd go that far 1 way to get to another one.
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Old 08-09-2012, 03:11 AM   #46
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Still waiting to hear from the Vancouver group that came. Sure to be a record!
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Old 08-10-2012, 09:59 PM   #47
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it was around 1800 miles round trip (720 one way) from southeast virginia...but i made a out of the way pit stop on the way home...
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Old 08-10-2012, 11:14 PM   #48
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600 round trip... Very close for me.
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Old 08-10-2012, 11:29 PM   #49
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Just over 1600 and it was worth every mile.
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Old 08-11-2012, 12:32 AM   #50
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ok then 3 there was one from San Diego. Only reason I know is he saw my plates and C5 family sticker and asked me.
I was the one who drove from San Diego (Santee).
2125 miles to the Fest, then another 870 miles to visit my dad in Mayo, Florida.
Just before I got into Florida, I waved at another Aqua Blue SS that had autocross numbers on the passenger quarter window.
(was that you bluetooth-ss?)

Today, I started the return leg of my trip.
After 530 miles driven today, I am in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Once I get home, I will have traveled at least 5300 miles.
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Old 08-11-2012, 01:20 AM   #51
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I did 3900 mi from lake havasu to Indy and back, i know i spent $500+ on gas but had a grate time.
I am from Oregon but working in NW Indiana so only 300 R/T. Coming back from Indy towards Chicago Sunday afternoon sucks though. Lot of traffic and yoyo traffic all the way back.

Ofer, I heard you were there, I just didn't get a chance to meet up. Maybe next year.
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