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Alright people on the east coast this has been talked about for a long time but now its finally going to happen.<br>-Come to the Smokies to drive one of the top rated roads in the U.S. !! <br>If you dont know what this road is go to google and search for Tail of the Dragon and read up, but I guarantee you will not be disappointed. <br>318 Switchbacks in 11 miles should be the only stat you know though. <p>Put your name on the list if you intend to show up.....<p>1. ACES70- Travis<br>2. <p>If anyone wants to stay overnight there is a hotel right on the road or the town I live in is only 20 minutes away. <p>I also went up there today to get some teaser material<p>This is the view from the start-<br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5312.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5314.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5316.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5317.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5320.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>Some pictures of the "V" in full sleeper atire. <br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5324.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5325.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5329.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5340.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5342.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5349.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>The turbo after my last run through....looks HOT!<br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5359.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>A video of the start....I love the way it flows<br><A HREF="http://s125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/?action=view¤t=102_5345.flv" TARGET="_blank">http://s125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACE...nt=102_5345.flv</A><p>Oh and on the way back a bike flew past me on a deserted straight away so I gave chase....he left me in the dust but this was my max speed during the chase.....<br><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/102_5362.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>
 

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Guess the question is, "when?"
 

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Oh wow I forgot to add the date into this post....June 23rd and 24th. Weekend after fathers day.
 

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Ah...may be in Atlanta that weekend....we'll see.
 

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<B>UPDATE</B> 6-4-07<p>So far we have about 20 cars coming from SS,TB, and VS. We also have two Porche reps and a professional videographer.
 

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Nicely done Phuz......we would be meeting on the TN side at the first listed thing on this map....tabcat bridge.
 

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To answer your question, yeah I have been up there but it's been years...I haven't been up there in my S70...looks like fun...also looks like I'll probably need new tires when I'm done.....still working on that weekend...might be possible if I'm not in Hotlanta.
 

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Bump- We need to start making a list so I will know how much food to buy. PLEASE ADD YOUR NAME TO THE LIST.<p>1.ACES70<br>2.NA850<br>3. HTM YARIS
 

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BUMP FOR 1 WEEK TO GO!! Dont miss out on the chaince to drive one of the top 10 roads in the U.S. with all your VOLVO buddies. We are meeting at the mouth of the dragon (North side of 129) at 1:00 so that everyone from NC and surrounding areas can get there. <p>PM ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE
 

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WE ARE MEETING AT THE NORTH SIDE OF THE DRAGON AT 1:00. PM me if you want my phone # for any questions. <p>Also This was in the July 2007 issue of AUTOMOBILE <p><IMG SRC="http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p57/ACES70/Dragonarticle.jpg" BORDER="0">
 
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