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EPA Warns Buyers to “Mind the Gap”-Checkered Flag is Not Worried



While many manufacturers are not too pleased by the recent determination by the EPA that fuel mileage labels are too high, Checkered Flag sits unfazed. 

There are many ways that manufacturers could beef up their fuel economy numbers, and why wouldn't they?  They have professional drivers that accelerate and decelerate smoothly, they don't jerk the cars around and they are on…
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Dominion Blvd Detour starting this Sunday



Heads up, Checkered Flag fans, another of our very busy local thoroughfares is going to see a major change beginning this Sunday.

Dominion Boulevard detour set Sunday in Chesapeake
By Jeff Sheler  The Virginian-Pilot

Traffic on Dominion Boulevard just north of the Steel Bridge will be diverted to Bainbridge Boulevard starting Sunday to make way for bridge and roadway construction, the…
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"American Pickers" headed to Virginia



I am betting many of our Checkered Flag customers are big "American Pickers" fans.  Many of the places Mike and Frank visit remind us of some of the more "interesting" homes along our local rural routes.  And now, Virginia is getting a chance to show off our goods.  Frank and Mike are coming.  Get your "junk" ready!"

American Pickers" to film in…
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Reminder: Downtown tunnel closures continue



Twice now, it has taken me over 45 minutes to get home in the last month because I forgot to take my own advice from the following article.  It's time for a tunnel closure refresher course.

Just a reminder, Checkered Flag fans; there are major road closures happening that are sure to affect your commute over the next few months…
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