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 - mt" MM-mm . MIKE FOLSOM of Burlington moves...
mt" MM-mm . MIKE FOLSOM of Burlington moves through the pylons. His wife, Taffy, set up the course for Sunday's race against time. Both are members of the Sports Car Club of Vermont. Folsom was first in the modified class with a time of 1 : 19.26. Buffam Posts Fastest Time In SCCV Auto Cross Sunday c-,., , ' By STEVE LATULIPPE slalom. The course was run twice automobile on the course. He B .nd c pZ'- bmi s-Jh In one of the mm nnnniar for combined time by every made the day's best run in corvette; 1:20.92; d Production -prank FRANK THRASHER of Essex Center starts his car into a 360 around the pylons at the Sports Car Club of Vermont's Auto Cross at the Sears Parking lot Sunday afternoon. In one of the more DODular songs of the day, "Big Yellow Taxi," there is a line which goes, "In the paved paradise at the foot of the parking lot." The paved paradise Sunday afternoon was Sears parking lot on Shelburne Road, where 24 auto enthusiasts raced through the Auto Cross sponsored by the sports car tiuo ol Vermont, e:,uwhich "eets the first SffllT T. ? 0W ?estaurant-set UP ZfTSTSZZX?? gates, a 360 turn and a five-gate driver. Each driver made three runs. The B and C production classes were run together and the winner was Bill Smith driving a Corvette. Smith, a Burlington driver, completed the course in 1:20.92 seconds. He was followed by Terry Riggs driving a triumph 250. He had an elapsed time of 1:21.00. In the special ladies class Vicky Buffam, driving a Mini Cooper, toured the course in 1:19.75. Her husband turned in the fastest time of the day driving the same 1:14.05. The next event for the Sports Car Club of Vermont will be an off-the-road race in South Hero, across from the Twin Bay Marina. All interested drivers and spectators are welcome. Corvette; 1:20.92; D Production - Frank Thrasher, Saab Sonnett; 1:20.34; F Production - Sheldon Miller, Austin Healy Sprite; 1:19.65. Sedan Classes AA - Dan Way, Plymouth Duster; 1:31.22; A - Dick Bratek, BMW 2002; 1:24.13; C - Bob Kirk, Toyota Corolla; l:-22.79. Modified - Mike Folsom. Mini Cooper; 1:19.26. Fastest time of day-John Buffam. J YOU PAID MORE THAN j I $7.08 for 30-inch x 80-inch ) 1 s-inch Mahogany Flush DOOR ) YOU PAID TOO MUCH ( j WOODBURY LUMBER n rm o 3 -a

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  1. The Burlington Free Press,
  2. 28 Jul 1970, Tue,
  3. Main Edition,
  4. Page 17

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