Planes, Trains, and Acuras: Four Days in Arizona

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While motorsports often occupy our weekends, there’s something to be said for getting out of town and enjoying seat time in a notable street car or six. And last weekend, I did just that. Thursday morning saw me employ a Metro train and two planes with the ultimate destination of Tyson Hugie’s home in Phoenix, Arizona.

Tyson and I have been both “internet friends” and actual friends for a few years after we connected over his 500,000 mile Acura Legend coupe online. Somehow I decided that the end of June was just the best time to visit Phoenix (spoiler: it was a bit warm). Nonetheless, it was a nice change of pace to get out of town and see some friends – with the bonus of seeing a few family members.

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