The Darkness of An Impenetrable Night

“I turned to the wilderness really, not to Mr. Kurtz, who, I was ready to admit, was as good as buried. And for a moment it seemed to me as if I also was buried in a vast grave full

Circle of Death?

After months of hard work, our Left and Right shoes were ready to ship. What should have been a quick and easy run down I-64 turned into a potential taste of things to come this summer.

For those of you …

Updates (& Packing)

We spent the weekend putting the final touches on the cars and packing them up for shipment to the United Kingdom. Very exciting!

We’re bringing a lot of automotive supplies, so we’re keeping a “clean car” and a “dirty car”. …

The Adventurists

In 2009 both Joe and Scott participated in a charity rally that would take them from the U.K. to Ulan Bator, Mongolia–the Mongol Rally. Both of them and their teams put in countless hours and dollars to ensure the success …

A Few (Major) Updates

Wow, what a month! The team has been super-busy with preparations these last few weeks: getting the cars shoe-d, securing visas, securing sponsors, coordinating events, managing the shipping of the cars, etc. etc. As you can see by the previous …

Piles of Parts and the Left Shoe

Stupid engineIt has been a long and bumpy road (not unlike the many long and bumpy roads we will be on this summer) in dealing with our Left Shoe.  The quick and dirty – this car was beyond lemon, it was …

The Shoeing Begins

Team Shoebaru had a busy weekend starting to turn a Subaru into a…SHOEBARU!

Since we are all going at this somewhat blind there is a lot of trial and error as we go through the various stages on the build. …