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Ed Bolian

Man Breaks Solo Cannonball Motorcycle Record from LA to NYC in 38 hours, 49 minutes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Planned documentary to showcase trip footage and highlight the history of U.S. transcontinental records LOS ANGELES (Jan. 27, 2016)—Carl Reese of Santa Clarita, California broke the solo cannonball motorcycle record from Los Angeles to New York City… Continue Reading →

Refueling While Moving, Now A Reality

By Carl Reese If you hang around the Cannonball community long enough,  the topic of “in-air  refueling” is bound to come up.  An idea that you can refuel the car while on the move.  The term is borrowed from the Airforce,… Continue Reading →

Empty cars to enter Cannonball 2018

By Carl Reese In the near future the coast to coast record will be set by a completely empty cars.  Thats right.  You heard correct, no pilot, no passengers.   Let’s catch up for just a moment.   Saturday Tesla… Continue Reading →

Car Stories Podcast and remarks from EV & Motorcycle Record Holder Carl Reese

When Carl Reese set out to claim his place in automotive history, he did not choose the normal breed of German super sedan or coupe that Alex Roy and Ed Bolian had opted for. He bought a Tesla. In addition… Continue Reading →

Motorcycle World Record from Los Angeles to New York

Trailer for “History of Transcontinental Motorcycle Records” Is Now Available!  Entire team helps one man with his attempt to beat George Egloff’s 1983 U.S. Express Solo Motorcycle Record.  Driving a BMW K1600 from Los Angeles to New York a total of 2829 miles.  Faced with obstacles and… Continue Reading →

AAA Sponsored the Very First Automobile Cross Country Rally

Carl Reese TDA Contributor Long before Brock Yates and Richard Doherty organized coast to coast automobile events in the 1970’s and 80’s.  Col. Augustus Post and the American Automobile Association  (AAA) was testing the limits of man and machine. The Summer of 1904… Continue Reading →

NY to LA in a $1,500 car?

Jalopnik contributor, Freddy “Tavarish” Hernandez about the build of the Mercedes S55 AMG that Ed Bolian and team used in The 2904 to set the fastest NY to LA time ever in a competitive event. Read the story here. 

An amazing write up on The 2904 by NY2LA Solo Record Holder – David Simpson

Here is an amazing write up from David Simpson about our experiences on the 2015 running of The 2904. He drove a Lexus SC400 and set a new solo NY to LA record of 34 hours 33 minutes.  “Let’s have… Continue Reading →

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