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Old 07-06-2019, 08:17 AM   #2563
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Well dang it. Sarah and myself wont be home from work till close to 6.
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Old 07-06-2019, 10:42 AM   #2564
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Don I have the Nitto G2s and they aren't bad, I just did a track at NCM could have been better could been a lot worse. Not quite the tire my Cups are on my 17 GS but again not horrible.
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Old 07-06-2019, 12:36 PM   #2565
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Good to know. Didn’t think they’d be good for tracking @ my hp level — more for ‘street’ miles. Just don’t want to eat the Toyos up so fast...

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Old 07-06-2019, 12:38 PM   #2566
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Well dang it. Sarah and myself wont be home from work till close to 6.
Well, we may leave a bit later then — no real rush for us. I have the room in BG reserved so we can arrive late.

I’ll text you once we’re close to Memphis...

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Old 07-06-2019, 12:43 PM   #2567
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Sounds good
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Old 07-16-2019, 11:16 AM   #2568
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Well, fest again was really fun!

Hung out with the Memphis and Music City Clubs -- was a hoot!

Robert Taylor (SSE 4 2SS) hung out with us and man, he has some amazing stories! Robert, it was a pleasure and a load of fun hanging out!

While I was a Beech Bend, got me a nice shirt made:



Overall a great time...

Now the Nitto NT555 G2s were excellent! We had a lot of rain on the way back and these tires did what I expected -- REALLY glad I had them installed before leaving. Nice ride, pretty quiet, performed as I expected.

Car did great, had to run some 93 when I couldn't get E -- lots of places in Tennessee have E85 on I40 thankfully.

Memphis and Texarkana did not have any e85 thus the reason...

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Old 07-16-2019, 11:54 AM   #2569
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Glad you made it back safe. We had a little rain after heading out around 10:00. Not too bad tho. Fun hanging out with ya. Glad to meet Robert, cool guy.
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Old 07-16-2019, 12:15 PM   #2570
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Yeah, it was fun hanging out — Bahama Breeze is a must stop for us ;o)

We had a lot of rain on the way back — once in Texas, cleared up. Driving through Arkansas is a bummer though... they need 3 lane roads...

The whole trip to Fest and meeting everyone get better each year...

Can’t wait for next year...

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Old 07-17-2019, 12:13 AM   #2571
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All the time hanging out, and never once looked over the cars closely... bummer big time... I was so thrilled meeting new folks and seeing old friends, the cars fell to the back burner...

You owe me a tour in person when we meet up next...

I left Saturday evening as soon as we could load johns car, and we headed west... 6:30 fuel in BG, I dropped John in College Station at 6:30 am, and I was home at 9:00 am, with tacos in hand... we were concerned with the possibility of the hurricane and I prefer to drive at night, less trucks, less cars, less troopers...

Fuel stops in Arkansas are sketchy as well, very few diesel stops... not a fan of “truck” stops...

And nice shirt... I considered one with Brandi in the sunset but wasn’t sure... oh well, next year...
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Old 07-17-2019, 09:17 AM   #2572
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Yeah, we’ll get to a tour sometime ;o)

Earle exit has a BP with diesel, North Little Rock too off of I40

E85 pretty much only in the Little Rock area for me as far as Arkansas.

Just easy rain luckily on the way back — and traffic, lots of traffic... ugh

Shirt turned out nice... glad I did it...

Looking forward to next time!

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