Daytona to Orlando – 54 miles. Saturday Night Drag Races at Orlando Speed World Dragway

Posted March 16th, 2013 at 10:33 pm by Elliott Alexander   |  No Comments ››

Friday evening, March 16th. Daytona Beach to Orlando, FL.   We decide to move on to Orlando so we can participate in the drag racing the following night at the Orlando Speed World Dragway.  It’s a short drive to the Orlando area and upon arriving we have dinner at one of my favorite chains, Sweet Tomatoes.   We have a difficult time …

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People Magnet – The Tesla Model S (Performance)

Posted March 15th, 2013 at 2:07 am by Elliott Alexander   |  3 Comments ››

I’ll have to go back and read my own blog, but I don’t believe I have covered this particular matter in enough depth.  This car is a Magnet for attracting attention.  A really powerful People Magnet.   If you want to remain inconspicuous, or stay out of the spot light, do not buy a Tesla.  If you really want to …

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Gainesville, Ocala to Daytona Beach, FL – BIKE WEEK IN DAYTONA – 116 miles.

Posted March 14th, 2013 at 6:47 pm by Elliott Alexander   |  No Comments ››

Thursday, March 14th.  Gainesville, Ocala to Daytona Beach FL.   Today is a short drive.   Two days back after seeing lots of motorcycles on the roads, I recalled Bike Week in Daytona might be happening.  After checking online, indeed we confirm Bike Week is in full swing.  Juan is a big motorcycle aficionado, like myself, so it doesn’t take …

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New Orleans LA, Mobile, AL, Pensacola FL to Destin – 250 miles.

Posted March 12th, 2013 at 8:51 am by Elliott Alexander   |  1 Comment ››

Tuesday March 13th.   We are focused to move on.  No late Monday night for us in the French Quarter.  I take the St. Charles Trolley back to Whole Foods to retrieve the Telsa.  Return downtown and Juan is already at the hotel entrance with our bags.   We take I59 to the I10 and blast through Mobile, AL without …

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Baton Rouge to New Orleans, LA – 85 miles.

Posted March 11th, 2013 at 8:46 am by Elliott Alexander   |  No Comments ››

Monday, March 11th.   Monday is probably not the top day for visiting New Orleans, but we’re both excited about the visit since neither of us have been to this exciting city.  It’s a short 85 mile drive and we arrive by lunch time.  Our hotel is downtown, but we can’t locate any EV chargers downtown on our charger data bases. …

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