The tradition continues on with Hagerty Dawn Patrol! We'll miss seeing you in person this year for coffee and donuts in Monterey, CA but that won't stop us from celebrating the joy of driving the cars we love. And earning a coveted hat in the process.
Set your alarm for Sunday, 16 August 2020 and take a drive between 6-9 a.m.
Whether this is your 7th hat or your first, with this time honored tradition you'll join the ranks of a magical club of car lovers - and hey, you can always nap later!
Learn more about the history of Hagerty Dawn Patrol here.
Mark Todorovich and Fred Thatcher met at 7:30 at the boat ramp in George Winter Park . It’s hard to believe they used to have unlimited hydroplane races in this little gravel quarry at a bend in the Meremac River.
in front of the 997 Turbo taken on the drive at dawn run, with a TR4A behind and another 20 cars, including Sunbeam Tiger, Bugeye Sprite, TR6, Mini Marcus, various Jags, Lotus Elan, Aston Vantage, DB11, on the run.
It is around 8 am and raining at Valley Forge National Park, from the parking lot of the memorial gate with an i-Phone.
The car is a 2017 station wagon, a style that has long been superseded by SUV, it could be considered as an collectible antique style - not the car. So, it has served faultlessly as my daily transportation.
My self? They say cars mirror their owners. Enough said.