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      06-28-2021, 12:07 AM   #1
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Some pix from MVading The Dragon.

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All in all it was a great time. A few idiots (as to be expected), but no off's, and great weather. I went with a crew of 3 other guys, and most of the pix are us, but here are the others.

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these are great! I regret that I found out about it so late. Almost went last minute from Norfolk, VA.
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these are great! I regret that I found out about it so late. Almost went last minute from Norfolk, VA.
It was a great time. Not sure why there weren't more people. I think 56 people registered. Should have been 200 I would have thought. I went with the S2000 club back in '91 and we had 94 S2000's!!
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Awesome pics brother!!
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Canít wait to get there in the near future and have some fun! Thanks for the pics. Who put the drive together?
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Very nice pics, thanks for sharing.
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Canít wait to get there in the near future and have some fun! Thanks for the pics. Who put the drive together?
Josh Vandergriff at MVading The Dragon.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/319250205900162
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Josh Vandergriff at MVading The Dragon.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/319250205900162
Sorry I missed this! Not on FB so I guess that makes it easy to miss. Keep me in mind for next time!
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      07-28-2021, 05:13 PM   #11
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Awesome pictures!!

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I went with the S2000 club back in '91 and we had 94 S2000's!!
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Was a great time! Thanks for the amazing pics as always VisualEcho
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As someone who also doesn't have Facebook, please post on here next time you guys go. I would love to join!
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Yes, would be nice if next trip was posted here well in advance
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Looks like a great time

Thanks for sharing

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Just got back from the dragon myself. Did u guys run the Back of the dragon too
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Great pics. F85 X5M looks nice in this group.
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Yes, would be nice if next trip was posted here well in advance
I did that too, but there were very few replies.


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What's a dragon slayer?
Just a name for someone who has driven The Dragon properly.
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One of these days I'm going to drive cross country just to hit that road.

Fortunately I do have some pretty awesome twisties in my backyard (Santa Cruz mountains, Isle of 9, Skyline, Bonny Doon, etc) that are also pretty iconic drives to tide me over in the meantime.
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One of these days I'm going to drive cross country just to hit that road.

Fortunately I do have some pretty awesome twisties in my backyard (Santa Cruz mountains, Isle of 9, Skyline, Bonny Doon, etc) that are also pretty iconic drives to tide me over in the meantime.
I have some great twisty roads near my home as well, but The Dragon is a whole different thing. It's not just the 318 curves in 11 miles, it's that it's relentless. To be honest, I would prefer it to be more like 7-9 miles, which is comfortable. Those last 2 or 3 miles are like damn, when is this going to end??

The best part was that the M has so much torque that you can literally leave the car in 3rd gear and just concentrate on finding a rhythm. You can, between corners, get to 4th gear, but then you have to hit the binders so hard that it just becomes a fight. 3rd gear all the way, find the rhythm, and have a damn good time.

The other thing about The Dragon is the surrounding area, which is utterly fantastic for scenery, and roads.

The worst part is the motorcycle drivers (by far), or people that think it's a tourist road.
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