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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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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El Reno OK, Okalahoma City, Dallas TX – 240 miles.

Posted March 6th, 2013 at 11:00 am by Elliott Alexander   |  No Comments ››

Wednesday, March 6th.   We are still recovering from last night’s zero mile on the batter scare, feeling quite fortunate we avoided disaster.   The Howard Johnson is good for a free breakfast in the lobby and we move on.  This leg is relatively short and we make the trip on a single charge.  Initially, we hope on grabbing a short …

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