[DML] USA Travel Times.
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A lot of it depends on you!!  When I was younger, I
would drive from NJ to sothern Fla in an "overnight"
trip. I could leave NJ in the early evening and be in
Fla mid-morning the next day.  20 years later, I would
not even try to do that anymore.

Most of the map sites, like maps.google.com will give
you estimated travel times that take in to
consideration the type of roads you will be on.  I
have a heavy foot, so I can usually shave some time
off of those estimates.

Interstate highways in the USA run about 75 MPH.


--- welmoedj <joe.dalton@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I am very interested to know what the average daily
> mileage is that 
> is usually planned by D owners.
> Though I have been in the US before, this will be
> the first time I am 
> making a trip in my own D in your country.
> 
> I started from the assumption that 500 miles per day
> seems to be a 
> good and achievable target.
> In the last part from Atlanta, Ga to Gettysburg I
> may have to stop at 
> Charlotte, Nc to collect some heavy parts for my
> son's 69 Mach1.
> Don't flame on me for using the D as a mule :)
> The trip Atlanta-Gettysburg is some 660 miles. The
> stop however may 
> cause my staying overnight somewhere in between
> start and finish.
> What do you think of this. Am I correct in my
> assumptions or a little 
> over the top and should I take two days for this
> part?
> 
> Please enlighten me.
> 
> BTW I am going to use 85 to Charlotte, then 77 and
> 81. This seems the 
> right way.
> 
> Your valued advice, please.
> 
> Welmoed.
> 
> 
> 
> 
> --- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, wingd2@... wrote:
> >
> >  
> > Guys,
> >  
> >    For those that are interested, a group of 12 or
> so Deloreans  
> will be 
> > leaving the St Louis area on Tuesday morning, June
> 10th for the 
> trip to  
> > Gettysburg. As per previous postings we will be
> spending the night 
> in Columbus  Ohio 
> > where other owners will be joining us for the next
> days adventure. 
> After  some 
> > discussions with Delorean owners from up north who
> are interested  
> in joining 
> > up with the caravan along the way, we have set up
> a lunch stop  for 
> Tuesday in 
> > Indianapolis. We expect to arrive at noon Indy
> time and leave  
> about 1pm for 
> > Columbus. Anyone who is interested is more then
> welcome to  join 
> in. 
> >    The restaurant we will be meeting at is a place
> called Gray  
> Brothers 
> > Cafeteria. It is located at 555 South Indiana St
> in Mooresville,  
> IN, which is 
> > just off highway 67 where I-70 and I-465 meet on
> the  southwest 
> side of Indy down 
> > by the airport. You can do a mapquest to get exact
>  directions.
> >    Please note, Indy falls under the east coast
> time zone, so for  
> those of 
> > us coming from the west, we will be loosing an
> hour when we arrive  
> in Indiana. 
> > The lunch / hookup is scheduled for 12 to 1 INDY
> time.
> >    If you think you are going to hook up with us
> in Indy, please  
> send me an 
> > email and let me know so we can try and not forget
> anyone.
> >  
> >     Marty Maier
> >     MidState Delorean Club
> >     314-565-4749

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