Results 1 to 7 of 7

Thread: *** Carlisle Ford Nationals 2023! ***

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Dec 2002
    Location
    Cape Cod
    Posts
    13,883

    *** Carlisle Ford Nationals 2023! ***

    https://store.carlisleevents.com/Pro...ode=2023%2D027

    Just received this info today, though, unfortunately, it expires today. Discount on driver and passenger.
    MOK


    |Administrator, MM.Net | International Director of Membership|


    --------------------------


    I don't brake for curves!


    The eyes may be the doorway to the soul,

    but the voice is the chariot to the heavens









  2. #2
    Join Date
    Dec 2002
    Location
    Cape Cod
    Posts
    13,883
    *** IMPORTANT ***

    I’ve seen no activity or interest in attending Carlisle as a group this year. Tent order is due April 18. $250. Unless at least 15 people/cars chime in and registers between now and then, I will not move forward with a tent. I need at least 15 yeses to make it worth the money. We operate MM.Net on a shoestring and funds are scarce.
    MOK


    |Administrator, MM.Net | International Director of Membership|


    --------------------------


    I don't brake for curves!


    The eyes may be the doorway to the soul,

    but the voice is the chariot to the heavens









  3. #3
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    Next door to my neighbor
    Age
    49
    Posts
    20,339

    *** Carlisle Ford Nationals 2023! ***

    Only $250? I would have figured much much more. Hell Iíd pay that for just myself if it were closer and oh yeah, actually still had a Marauder.

    Iíve paid a lot more for a tiny 10 x 10 Cabana in Florida just for a shady stay at water parks while the kids went off to stand in lines. And thatís per day!

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
    SOLD 12/31/2021

    Cobra short block / ProCharger F1-A / Cog drive upgrade / Manley valves / Brian Tooley Racing valve springs / 80# inj. / -8 fuel line / -6 return / Aeromotive 340 pumps and regulator / 2012 GT500 TR6060 six speed / twin disc clutch / Driveshaft Shop GT500 upgraded CV joint shaft / BA5000 blow thru MAF/ 4.10's / Ford Racing 31 spline set up and Girdle / Metco D.S. safety loop / Stainless Works headers, cats, and everything else out back / ClassGlass hood / Bob's hood strut mod / Hurst line lock / Metco control arms / Addco front and rear sway bars / Monroe severe duty shocks all around / Race concepts rotors / Badgeless grille / 35% tint / FBM's interior LED kit and ambient lighting kit / Pioneer FB700 deck / kenwood speaker 4 Ch. / Rockford Fosgate 10" sub and amp / Kicker 6 X 8's all around / back up cam / bluetooth / Pioneer Xm / 704 RWHP 603 RWTQ tuned by Mo's Speedshop.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Philadelphia, PA
    Posts
    201
    Quote Originally Posted by MM03MOK View Post
    *** IMPORTANT ***

    I’ve seen no activity or interest in attending Carlisle as a group this year. Tent order is due April 18. $250. Unless at least 15 people/cars chime in and registers between now and then, I will not move forward with a tent. I need at least 15 yeses to make it worth the money. We operate MM.Net on a shoestring and funds are scarce.
    This is so sad...never missed the Ford Nationals since it started decades ago. I used to have a rare Royal Blue Metalic '1993 Taurus SHO, and there was a slow diminish in SHO's year after year. Sadly sold the SHO more than ten years ago to get the 2003 DBP Marauder and started bringing it to Carlisle instead of the SHO, There were so many Marauders at that time it was amazing. To see this thread empty is almost unthinkable. I guess the years are taking a toll on the Marauders, and this year may be a real tell tale on the subject. In the meantime, the Ford Nationals set an all time record last year for attendance/cars in Carlisle history. There's a good chance it may set another record this year. Too bad the Marauders won't have the numbers there used to be.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Jun 2022
    Location
    Fairfax Station, VA
    Posts
    47
    Quote Originally Posted by Red91LX View Post
    In the meantime, the Ford Nationals set an all time record last year for attendance/cars in Carlisle history. There's a good chance it may set another record this year. Too bad the Marauders won't have the numbers there used to be.
    The increases seen each year are largely driven by late-model Mustangs. All older vehicles are seeing drops in participation unless they happen to be included in one of the special events that's taking place.

    I brought my 1970 428 CJ Mach 1 every year up until last year. Each year, I found us getting moved to a smaller, less centrally located part of the show field due to our diminishing numbers. Last year I brought my Lincoln MKZ for the first time. This year it's the Marauder. The change in perspective has made the event a bit more interesting.
    Administrator, Mustang 428 Cobra Jet Registry
    Owner, Muscle Car Research LLC
    2003 Mercury Marauder 300A
    2019 Lincoln MKZ 3.0T AWD
    1970 Ford 428 CJ Mach 1 Mustang
    1995 Chevrolet Impala SS

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    MaryLAND OF TAXES
    Age
    69
    Posts
    1,804
    Gene, agree with YOU!!!! We also have been attending for years, even before our Marauders.... Will be interesting to see how many Marauders get there.....
    Quote Originally Posted by Red91LX View Post
    This is so sad...never missed the Ford Nationals since it started decades ago. I used to have a rare Royal Blue Metalic '1993 Taurus SHO, and there was a slow diminish in SHO's year after year. Sadly sold the SHO more than ten years ago to get the 2003 DBP Marauder and started bringing it to Carlisle instead of the SHO, There were so many Marauders at that time it was amazing. To see this thread empty is almost unthinkable. I guess the years are taking a toll on the Marauders, and this year may be a real tell tale on the subject. In the meantime, the Ford Nationals set an all time record last year for attendance/cars in Carlisle history. There's a good chance it may set another record this year. Too bad the Marauders won't have the numbers there used to be.
    ___________________
    2004 DTR
    Born 08/19/2003
    Adopted 8/20/2011
    #46 of a build of 3214
    #39 of 980

    SCT Xcal3 Mo's Speed Shop Tune
    JLT CAI
    Tinted Windows
    SS Inserts

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Philadelphia, PA
    Posts
    201
    It seems that this will be a very interesting year for the 03 and 04 Marauders at Carlisle. Last year we had sufficient numbers to run out of space again. It didn't help that some other cars encroached on our space...I took mine out for a quick run today to make sure things are in good working order for the upcoming road trip. It's about 120 or so miles for me and is just enough to get a good feel for how great the cars feels on the high speed Interstates. Looking forward to seeing my friends and their beautiful cars!

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Ford Nationals at Carlisle!
    By vonirkinshtine in forum Community Discussion
    Replies: 39
    Last Post: 04-25-2007, 05:28 PM
  2. Carlisle All Ford Nationals
    By pacammer in forum Community Discussion
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 06-06-2006, 09:08 AM
  3. Carlisle All Ford Nationals
    By Mike Poore in forum Capital Area Marauders
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 06-03-2006, 07:35 PM
  4. All Ford Nationals at Carlisle
    By Mike Poore in forum Community Discussion
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 04-25-2006, 02:06 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •