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Fabman

Dances with Racecars
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Pleasanton: 1/2 way between Sonoma and Laguna Seca
This is my home track where I raced stock cars for many years.
Each race is $3000.00 to win, and last place pays $400.00.
Meanwhile we are currently paying $700.00 + to enter, and road racing for what….zero to win?1f3c6.png
Yeah, that’s right. Zero.

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Fabman

Dances with Racecars
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20+ Years
Pleasanton: 1/2 way between Sonoma and Laguna Seca
I feel you...I think we have spent almost $12K on the car, spare parts, rental house...for Daytona ChampCar so far, and we aren't even there yet.

Payout if you win...$0.00.
This will be my last year....after that Frankenstang will be on the chopping block.
The cost to campaign this thing is just ludicrous, and for what...zero to win?
It's insulting.
 

Fabman

Dances with Racecars
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8,065
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20+ Years
Pleasanton: 1/2 way between Sonoma and Laguna Seca
Sal, I know you've had your run and you're just about done......ready to pack it in.....But just remember......you had a Good run and you should be proud of what you did thru the yrs!!!!!!!!!!!!...Keep Frankenstang if you can!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I'm tired, I need to retire.
 

Fabman

Dances with Racecars
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Pleasanton: 1/2 way between Sonoma and Laguna Seca
When retirement kicks in.............You will still dream of racing.........that don't go away that quick................................
No, but I won't be able to afford this nonsense....not that I can afford it now.
 

Fabman

Dances with Racecars
6,481
8,065
Exp. Type
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20+ Years
Pleasanton: 1/2 way between Sonoma and Laguna Seca

Fabman

Dances with Racecars
6,481
8,065
Exp. Type
W2W Racing
Exp. Level
20+ Years
Pleasanton: 1/2 way between Sonoma and Laguna Seca
Yeah...but by the time you sell everything in CA and move to AL or TX, you can buy that...a house in either state and have money left to race for the next year.
I'll be lucky to afford rent.
 

Fabman

Dances with Racecars
6,481
8,065
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Exp. Level
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Pleasanton: 1/2 way between Sonoma and Laguna Seca
California is bleeding us dry....now they want to tax us for leaving....can you believe that?
If you move away to avoid their oppressive taxation, they will charge us tax for that too!
One last screwing on the way out...its insane.
 

Fabman

Dances with Racecars
6,481
8,065
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20+ Years
Pleasanton: 1/2 way between Sonoma and Laguna Seca
Another reason to hang on to Frankenstang.........Ain't that front seat pretty comfy?????????............just kidding..................
I might have to live in it....
 
1,081
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3-5 Years
Huntsville, AL
California is bleeding us dry....now they want to tax us for leaving....can you believe that?
If you move away to avoid their oppressive taxation, they will charge us tax for that too!
One last screwing on the way out...its insane.
Pretty sure they will never get away with that...
 

Fabman

Dances with Racecars
6,481
8,065
Exp. Type
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Exp. Level
20+ Years
Pleasanton: 1/2 way between Sonoma and Laguna Seca

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