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Apr 13, 2010 - Maxton Races

We spent a few days at an abandoned airstrip near Maxton, North Carolina. About 14 Bluebirds were there, and East Coast Timing Association held an event where motor vehicles of every age and type (almost) were able to run a measured and timed mile. A modern car went through at 241 miles per hour, and a motorcycle went even faster than that, at a speed of 274 miles per hour! John Finn, the moderator of a Bluebird owners online forum, was a participant with his VW Rabbit. We met up with some friends we had met in Quartzsite in January '09,...

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