05/30/2013 02:33 pm ET Updated Jul 30, 2013

Mackinac Island Dilemma: Can't Drive It, Can't Tow It Behind Horses

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MACKINAC ISLAND -- Mackinac Island allows operation of motorized vehicles under very limited circumstances, and display of the car driven by a NASCAR champion is not one of them.

Since the racer couldn't be driven to its display at the Grand Hotel tea garden (because of the ban and because display cars don't have engines), the only option was to tow it behind horses, the same way other motorized vehicles are moved around the island.

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