Monthly Archives: May 2012

Save the Road Warrior


May 18: Day off. Time to catch up. So, to back up. On Wednesday on our run from Colorado Springs to Durango, we crossed three mountain passes, each 11,000 ft. OK, the last one was only 10, 018, but the first … Continue reading

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Two days, four states


May 15: I must write today because we have covered so much territory that I can’t even keep up. Usually I post a photo of the flower in Stewball‘s bud vase, but this seemed more appropriate for today.  Since we … Continue reading

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Good and Bad- All in one day.


May 13: Mother’s day driving from Memphis to Eureka Springs, Arkansas. This was a great drive and a special one for us since we met with CD White, a reporter  in Eureka Springs. She is writing several different articles on the back … Continue reading

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Tragedy Strikes


May 12:  We have been rallying since 2004 and never had such a tragedy such as this on any rally we have participated in. Even on the World Rally 2011, covering 14,000 miles, no one had an accident, not even a fender-bender. Well that is … Continue reading

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Rolling Disasters


May 9: Day 2. Where to start, so much has happened but the first thing that stands out is how many car breaks downs there have already been. We’ve had our own issues with the rally computer malfunction, the windshield … Continue reading

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Stewball’s new face


Day 1. May 8: Today we left the hotel in Newark to head west. And west it will be, sometimes southwest, sometimes northwest but this first leg will be west. The first day is always a shake-down particularly when most … Continue reading

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First Crisis


1927 Bentley and Stewball  May 7: The rally starts tomorrow but we had our first crisis today. A little background. Most of the cars have been shipped from England from points in Europe. So this morning, all those crews went … Continue reading

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