RRRawlings
Richard Rawlings
RRRawlings
Oct 31 2013
3

Alex didn't beat the CANNONBALL RUN record because he didn't do the Cannonball Run. He admits it in his comment in this thread. He calls it a "cross country" run, not the Cannonball Run. He can be the world record holder for the "Coast to Coast Dash" or whatever he wants to call it, but it wasn't the Cannonball Run.

Oct 31 2013
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Even Alex Roy doesn’t acknowledge his “cross country” cruise as a Cannonball Run. So why does Jalopnik? Alex Roy may have traversed this great country of ours, coast to coast, in 31:04, but he did not do a Cannonball Run and does not deserve to be held in such esteem as the greats who came before him. Alex Roy stands Read more

Oct 31 2013
55

I really think it’s a damn shame that a media outlet as reputable as the Jalopnik would recognize Alex Roy’s “transcontinental” record in the same sentence as a Cannonball Run record breaker. I was talking to Burt Reynolds this weekend about it and he confirmed that the Cannonball Run starts at Red Ball Garage in