For the last 60 miles we’d changed drivers three times to stay awake. Earlier, it had taken creativity and sparks aplenty to start the Jensen. It also took two long stops and most of the gasket sealant for sale in Arizona to make the 280Z run cool. Hours behind, we staggered into Flagstaff at 2 a.m. This was day one. With four days to go we hadn’t even started on the Mother Road.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2013/08/14/trip-of-fools