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Geek and gadgets set cross-country speed record

Brikus (670587) writes | more than 6 years ago

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Brikus (670587) writes "And you thought your car had gadgets. In this story from Wired magazine (http://www.wired.com/cars/coolwheels/magazine/15-11/ff_cannonballrun), we hear about Alex Roy and his quest to break the record time for a cross USA road trip. One of the biggest roadblocks to breaking the record: highway patrol officers, about 31,000 along the way. So Roy decked out his E39 BMW M5 with a thermal camera, radar/laser detectors, GPS devices, police scanners, and other high-tech gadgets and toys."
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