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Wayland Invitational II
> From the EVDL...
Australian Dateline to Film Electric Drag Racing in Portland at Wayland Invitational II
Hello to All,
Roy LeMeur and Rod Wilde have been stirring up the excitement level at
NEDRA lately, and recently, along with yours truly, have been in contact
with the nice folks at Dateline, Australia:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Sarah Parker"
> Hi Roderick
> I'm wondering if you were able to find out about a drag race before the
> end of August....It would be great if David
> could film some electric drag racers with their cars.
> Hi Sarah,
> ...Contact John Wayland. http://www.plasmaboyracing.com I would bet that he
> could get together a few electric racers for an impromptu race.
> Roderick Wilde
> "Suck Amps EV Racing"
I'm happy to report the film crew is on their way to Portland. David and
crew will meet with Tim and I Thursday evening for dinner where we'll
discuss what they've got in mind. It looks like we'll be racing White
Zombie this Friday night and perhaps Saturday, too.
There's not enough time to tear the rear end down, assess things, get in
parts, and get it put back together before Thursday, so we'll just have
to settle for low 12's before the cameras.
I'm working with Crazy Rod, Madman, Father Time, Otmar, Steve and Duane
(12 second drag bike) and others to see if we can have quite a few hot
electrics for them to capture for the show.
See Ya....John Wayland
This is somewhat short notice, but that's the way things sometimes go with racing.
This is an officially sanctioned NEDRA Event.
A film crew from Australia's version of PBS (SBS TV, Sydney
http://www.sbs.com.au/dateline) will be there to document this EVent coming
Friday night 7/28/06 6pm to 12am at Portland International Raceway-
Admission - $8/Adults, $5/Children All Racers $22
Plus... all the local media we can manage to get there.
The list of competitors planning to attend so far are...
John Wayland - White Zombie
Otmar Ebenhoech - California Poppy
Rich Rudman - Goldie
Father Time - Father Time Machines "FrankenDragon" Green Bike
Steve Kiser - Father Time Machines "Dragon Rose" Red Bike
All EVers are welcome to compete or just be there for the cameras.
Some EVs that will be on display are-
Mark Mongillo's Datsun Pickup Truck
Gary Graunke's Honda Insight EV conversion (may actually race)
Plus the usual assortment of bikes and scooters.