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Old 07-13-2005, 08:21 PM   #1
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Default Cool action shots of Saturns at the Tail of the Dragon

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The purple SC2 is mine (of course), the silver RL VUE is Dante's, the black RL ION is Kristina from redlineforums.com, and the silver SC1 is white95SL1's. There's some really awesome pictures of us. We drove it 3 times total, and on the third time through, Simon (EnglishSL2) was driving my SC2, so that's me waving at the camera (and holding on for dear life in the picture just before me waving).

My favorite picture is this one, where you can see my SC2, the RL ION, and the RL VUE (but of course, mine is in front ). Too bad you can't see the SC1. We also picked up a gold ION sedan on the second time through, but somehow he missed the pictures.
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Old 07-13-2005, 08:54 PM   #2
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Spazie, great pictures but too bad about your boo boo.

So what's the deal? Did some random photographer stand on the side of the road and snap all these shots of the cars going by with his website clearly advertised?

If so, that's a great idea. I wonder how much he makes doing that. I just may steal that idea.

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Old 07-14-2005, 01:21 AM   #3
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So, did Simon enjoy driving on the "right" side of the road?

Where is the pic of DJ getting T-boned? Oops, wrong driving event...hehe

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Old 07-14-2005, 05:29 AM   #4
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Good pics. Really wish I could have come Hey Kit what happened to your car?

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Old 07-15-2005, 10:41 AM   #5
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So what's the deal? Did some random photographer stand on the side of the road and snap all these shots of the cars going by with his website clearly advertised?

If so, that's a great idea. I wonder how much he makes doing that. I just may steal that idea.
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They stand on the side of the road and take pictures and sell them via the internet.

That was definately some of the most fun I have had driving my car.

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Old 07-15-2005, 01:17 PM   #6
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What is Tail of the Dragon?

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Old 07-15-2005, 01:19 PM   #7
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Just guessing, but probaly a winding road, "kinda like a dragon's tail!"

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Old 07-15-2005, 02:07 PM   #8
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What is Tail of the Dragon?
It is an EXTREEMLY crooked raod in east Tennessee. It is heavily frequented by sports car enthusiasts and motor cycle riders. In fact, motorcycle riders come from all over the world to ride the Tail of the Dragon. There are many accidents on the Tail also. There is a web site for it with pictures. Can't actually remember the URL at this time but I am sure you can find it if you do a search on Yahoo or Google.

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Great pictures!! Look like you guys had a great day for the ride too. Not like last year’s run being all rainy and misty, still it was great fun and the fog down by the river and around the dam yielded some great photography. Wish I could’ve made it this year Next time perhaps. Did you guys stop at Deals Gap?

The independent photography is an ingenious idea. A great money maker. I know I would buy a hi-res picture of my car taking one of those turns, blow up the image, frame it, and put it on my wall!

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