You want pics from the start of Power Tour 2015? WELL YOU GOT EM. So long as I don’t get fucked in the butt by Kinja.

But first, I need gas.

Madison is 110ish miles away from home and my wife left me with a quarter tank. “THANKS HONEY” I said as we disembarked. We would have taken the Camry, but being so far away I didn’t want to have any issues. The plan was to arrive before the auto-x began at noon. And we got there just in time I think.

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We could hear cars ripping around the course as we parked ($7, even though the Hot Rod site said admission for spectators was FREE) in the fields behind the Alliant Center, and there were a surprising number of nice cars just chilling out here in the weeds. Like this poor thing:

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And a bunch of cars that weren’t Trans Ams so IDGAF.

They’re probably just rusting faster in the tall wet grass and weeds anyways.

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Or look like they were abandoned there long ago

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Walking up to the autocross I knew the turnout was going to be awesome, because this cute little thing was waiting in the shade:

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And this sexy beast was up on the dyno:

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We go hard in WI.

After watching a few cars go roundy round the cones, we took a walk through the parking lot to see all the cars that had shown up so far for the actual Tour. And here we have what I hope is a support vehicle:

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And the car judged (by me) the Most Likely To Encounter Reliability Issues On The Road:

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It was also next to one of no more than THREE Chevy SS sedans. So I guess that makes THREE that they’ve sold so far.

Now for the Most Fuel Efficient Award goes to:

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Now... I’m not going to post pics of JUST Trans Ams...

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That would be very stereotypical of me....

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And people would probably bore of it really fast...

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Because there’s a lot of OTHER cars out there than just Formulas...

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Even those on LING LONG tires...

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Or just stuffed full of bad ass looks...

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Or just plain bad assed...

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MY GOD MEME.JPG

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WHATISTHISICANTEVEN

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IMHAVINGACRISISHELP

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HNNNNG

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LS-SEX

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Wait, are those Chrysler door handles?

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Moving right along, there were plenty of OTHER cars there, like I said..

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From Corvettes to Corvairs

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And from Beetles to.... Beetles.

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Lots of different countries were being represented, like England

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Mexico

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Japan

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Even Italy

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But the predominant country was, of course, ‘MURICA.

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‘MUIRCA

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‘MUURRRRRIIICAAAAAAA!!!!!!!!!!

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Most ‘MURICAN of them all? This thing right here.

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And what’s more ‘MURICAN that driving your car into a ton of ‘MURICAN bugs?

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Bugs from ‘cross ‘MURICA from Wyoming to Wisconsin

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And here’s just a smattering of car pics, with notes if I have something to say about them:

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Can we all agree this thing is just plain dope?

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OH LOOK A PENNY!

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HELLO

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Two rival states, united by the love of Black Magic

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FOXXX

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Honk if any parts fall off

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I kinda want to know what running gear is under there, but didn’t have time to ask

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Chrome won’t get you home... but lets try anyways.

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Wagon love INCOMING:

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“KIIILLLLL, MEEEEE”

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Ow my neck

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For Mr. Rolland:

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Where’s that Cobra Kid dude?

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Cause I think I saw his and his dad’s cars.

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Which SUV would you choose?

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Pickup, or Suburban?

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T-Type?

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Or Bugeye Sprite?

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Ratty Muscle?

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Ratty truck?

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Or ratty Bug?

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Or maybe a hippy Bug is more your style?

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Would you pick shiny?

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Or matte?

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Or is Miata (with an LS swap) always the answer?

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That moment when your shirt matches your Prowler....

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Hey, you can’t park there...

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But I did find the parking for Fords, huehuehue

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And I need your help on this one...

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WHAT’S WITH THE REAR WHEELS??

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Up here errthang is okee dokee

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And that’s it. That’s most of the pics I had time to take that didn’t turn out blurry because my potato got baked in the hot sun.

And I’ll leave you with this. It’s not so Home Depot as I thought. And no, I couldn’t open the door to look for exposed fasteners.

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