In this update: Day 4 and 5 at SEMA 2014, Black Pearl and Dumptruck
SEMA 2014 Appearance Sponsored By
|BR – Eric Wittler, Chris Greene, Don Mitchell, Dumptruck, Jason Mitchell|
|FR – Keith Zanghi, Sean Rondestvedt, Les Holm, John Drury, Jessi Combs, Ed Shadle, Elaine Shadle|
What a team and what a week! Eric Wittler, Chris Greene, Don Mitchell, Dumptruck, Jason Mitchell, Keith Zanghi, Sean Rondestvedt, Les Holm, John Drury, Jessi Combs, Ed and Elaine Shadle took time to get a team photo. Five minutes later we were in a major teardown process, getting the car ready to head home.
|Les introduces Jessi Combs to Jessi Combs!|
|The Eddie Harris new livery was very popular|
After a long week in Las Vegas, the team was looking forward to heading home, but dreading the always present load up routine. After hundreds of times, it always seems to take a few hours. In the end, everyone is pretty much worn out from lifting and packing away all the gear necessary to run the large display.
|Jason Mitchell, John Drury, Sean Rondestvedt, Les Holm, Dumptruck and Keith Zanghi|
Garrett Holm, who was in town on business, stopped by to lend a hand. Les Holm, Jason Mitchell, Sean Rondestvedt, Eric Wittler, Chris Greene, Don Mitchell, Keith Zanghi and Ed Shadle finished out the week. John and Chris had the biggest challenge of driving the LevX™ Transporter back to Tacoma. Les, Jason, Sean and Don flew home, while Keith, Ed and Elaine headed South to Laguna Beach to attend the wedding of long time sponsor, Mark Moore.
The three took time to stop off at Marcel’s Metalwork. Marcel’s had two cars under construction. We can’t give you the names or show you photos, but we can show you one of his cars that won the Grand National Roadster Show in Pomona earlier in the year: James Hetfields Black Pearl. The entire body is hand made!
Congratulations to Mr and Mrs Mark Moore. Carol and Mark were married on Laguna Beach, surrounded by hundreds of friends. Mark has been a big supporter and friend of ours since the beginning.
|Walrath Truck provided transportation support for the SEMA 2014 Tour|
Artwork of Eddie Harris
|Harold and Nancy LeMay|
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The LeMay Family Collection David Fiolla
A new level of support from Lenovo is changing the landscape in our operations. In the very near future, the Landspeed.com website will be residing on servers on loan from Lenovo. A new ThinkServer will now be hosting all the content from the website, and provide storage for our engineering and intellectual property needs.
|Afterburner Docking Stations|
Lenovo is heavily embedded into our daily operations, with ThinkPads and ThinkStations providing support for website production, engineering consisting of mechanical and structural analysis and aerodynamic capabilities. Now we are pleased to announce the addition of new Lenovo ThinkServers to the North American Eagle™ team.
|ThinkPad, ThinkStation and now ThinkServer|
Mobile Apps Keep Improving!
We like to keep introducing new features for all of our mobile users, but sometimes it’s important to give it a new look as well. We are excited to announce that NAE Mobile 3.1 for iOS is now available! It has a new interface that looks absolutely incredible. The update also includes support for the new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C. We highly recommend that you upgrade to iOS 7 so that you can take full advantage of this update. Download the app by clicking on the App Store logo below.
For all of our Android users, we have released an updated version of NAE Mobile, which now includes Android 4.4 KitKat Compatibility! You can download the update by going to the Google Play Store.
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