Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
500 mile road trip this morning
Headed up fairly close to JD's place to trade the trailer for a coach. With any luck, this will be sitting in my driveway this evening.

Attached Files Thumbnail(s)
Enjoy East Texas. About 2 hours from here. Should be a comfortable trip back for some lucky driver Smile
"Fishing is an excuse to be on the water"
That ACE will haul butt. I was passing 18 wheelers going up hill in it. I came back down through Buffalo on the way home. That's a much better road. One of my first road trips is to take Mom to see her aunt and her Father's brother before Christmas. She seems pretty excited about it. I told her I am tired of going to funerals and we should go up and see them while we still can. It's going to pull my Lightning, no problem. That Ford V10 is a beast of an engine.
Enjoy the Hell out of it.
In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made non Fishermen.
I am going to Florida in it before long, Howard. Will bring my long extension cord. Wink I spent an hour at the Chiropractors office this morning getting my neurotic leg straightened back out from the road trip. More pit stops on the next one. I couldn't believe it took 12 hours to get to Tyler Tx and back. 4 of it was spent going across Houston and back.
How is the gas mileage on that fancy beast? Really looks nice!
I would guess 6 or 7 MPG. It's got an 80 gallon tank. My Dodge got the same pulling my Puma and it has about the same frontal area worth of drag. It showed 500 miles range when it was full on the computer and took half a tank to go the 240 miles back home. It's going to be nice not to have to worry with adding fuel to the tank when it's parked and running on the generator. I do a lot of free standing camping. When I sold the Warrior, it had close to 2000 hours on the generator.
If you drove it down here, you could park it in my front yard. ~~Greg~~
Yes I could see that parked out by Greg's pond!
It's gonna see Florida soon and I might just take you up on the Greg.
It got a bath today and I figured out nearly everything including all but one switch. I gotta hand it to Thor on the design on this one. That slick outside is easy to wash.

Attached Files Thumbnail(s)

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Road trip! Mont 6 1,887 07-01-2019, 03:42 PM
Last Post: Joe/GA
  Annual trip with Capt Bouncer Smith Jack Hexter 0 686 04-21-2019, 09:27 PM
Last Post: Jack Hexter
  Just an average trip Jack Hexter 1 849 07-23-2017, 07:17 PM
Last Post: JD
  Snapper trip ~~Snakeman~~ 5 1,106 06-28-2017, 05:22 PM
Last Post: Mont
  made a road trip with Mom to pick up her new puppy Mont 4 1,224 05-12-2017, 02:02 PM
Last Post: SpeckTackler
  Wild and wet fishing day trip ! Bryan/BC 9 2,194 08-07-2016, 09:07 PM
Last Post: Bryan/BC
  Annual trip with Capt Bouncer Smith Jack Hexter 1 964 04-07-2016, 10:39 PM
Last Post: PK
  Got to check the roof for leaks this morning JD 7 1,561 12-24-2015, 05:24 PM
Last Post: Howard/Jax
  Houston is doing the happy dance this morning Mont 18 2,833 10-20-2015, 01:58 PM
Last Post: Mont
  my Dad's garden made the paper this morning Mont 15 2,667 10-10-2015, 05:05 PM
Last Post: JD

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)