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Do you guys know about this: BABE2007?

Cars must cost or be valued at $250 or less ... and must have all relevant state safety inspection stickers, and insurance, and be able to pass police spot checks.

It sounds like a real blast.

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Wouldn't it be easier to start at New Orleans this year? I mean, if you can't find a can valued at under $250 down there now...

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Wow... I wish I had the time & $ to do this next year!

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One of the British magazines (Car or Top Gear) had an article this month on it...one of their writers came across the pond, bought an '88 Town Car for $177 and drove it to New Orleans...

I'd LOVE to compete in something like this..get an '80s B-body or Panther cheap, get a co-driver with tools and mechanical skills, and some spare parts..

On a similar but different theme, a couple years ago my buddy Steve and I looked into doing the Player's Run cross country event (either in his NSX or my M3) but it would have been outrageously spendy.

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