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Thursday October 17

Departing Decatur AL, 8:34 am

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Friday October 18

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The Corvette pits from across the track. Yellow (like the cars) makes the team facilities easy to spot!

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Very cool cloud pattern over the pits!

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The auction to benefit the National Corvette Museum

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Saturday, October 19

Race Day!

6:06 am

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Filming an interview with Harlan Charles, using Jim & Charley Robertson's new C7 as backdrop.

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After his interview and his presentation to the group in the tent, Harlan signed the Robertsons' engine. 

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Then Corvette Racing legend Ron Fellows spoke. Always a lot of fun!

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The unique Deltawing!

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A guy walking by stopped to look, talked for awhile, and ended up signing the hood of a $25 donation to the American Cancer Society, Atlanta office!

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The Race!

The 1000 mile, 9+ hour race was a bit anticlimactic - The highest Corvette place was #6, but the team had already locked up the series Team, Driver, and Manufacturer's championships before the race started.

As the race ended: fireworks!

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More fireworks for the Podium Presentations.

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Meanwhile, back at the garage...

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Jan Magnussen

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Tommy Milner

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Oliver Gavin

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Much to my surprise and delight, look at the American Cancer Society "Making Strides" graphics on the cars!!!

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11:16 pm - time to head back to Connie & Bobby Tow's home for the last night.

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Sunday, October 20

8:40 am. That's the Robertsons' new C7. As in the past, they were also staying at the Tow home.

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Hey, that looks familiar  -  why, it's Jim & Charley! They got ahead of me when I hit Mickey D's to pick up breakfast.

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Back home before noon - final stats

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