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Carl Reese sets “Lap of Moorea” cannonball record for charity.

Endurance driver Carl Reese picks one of the most beautiful spots in the world to set his seventh world record. On March 26, 2016, Reese completed a 37.4 mile lap around the perimeter road located on Moorea in the French Polynesian… 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 →

Cross country record trip you never heard about.

Carl Reese TDA Contributor   Jacob M Murdock a wealthy business man from Johnstown PA and his family set out be the first family to drive coast to coast in a car.   I know many of you think Clark Griswold was the… Continue Reading →

First Coast to Coast on Electric Motorcycle

Carl Reese TDA Contributor In 2013 Terry Hershner became the the first man to drive coast to coast on an electric motorcycle. He rode a 2012 Zero S ZF9 electric motorcycle. Terry studied Electrical and Mechanical Engineering at North Carolina State University.  This knowledge… Continue Reading →

Bicycle Transcontinental Record

Carl Reese TDA Contributor RAAM or Race Across America is the Bicycle equivalent of the Cannonball Run; a 3,000 mile transcontinental race. In 2013 Christoph Strasser broke the previous record set by Michael Secrest in 1990 by less than an… Continue Reading →

Gyroplane Los Angeles to New York Record

Carl Reese TDA Contributor  In October of 2015 John Craparo and Dayton Dabbs of Texas have claimed four new speed records for speed, over a recognized course in a gyroplane weighing less than 1,102 pounds.   The trip started in Dallas… Continue Reading →

Man Sets Solo Lawnmower Record San Fransisco to New York City.

Carl Reese TDA contributor   In March of 2003 Brad Hauter embarked on a 79 day journey across United States on lawnmower.  Traveling solo from San Fransisco to New York by way of Santa Monica.  A total of 5551 miles!  Which… Continue Reading →

89 Year Old Woman drives solo 3225 miles

Carl Reese TDA contributor   Meet Racheal Veitch a 93 years old,  isn’t your typical senior.   She likes to long road trips, guns, and driving 120 MPH.  She is the original owner of this 1964 Mercury Comet Caliente that she affectionately calls “Chariot”.  Her… Continue Reading →

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