2000km year-end touring by Porsche Boxster [Day 2]
The other day,2000km year-end touring by Porsche Boxster [Day 1]My husband wrote [Day 2] following the article. Please take a look if you like.
At 7:00 AM, prepare for departure by eating breakfast at the hotel.I decided to travel around Hiroshima-Yamaguchi todayHowever, it is almost no plan. I went to the Shimanami Kaido many times, and sometimes I decided to go to another place, so I decided to head to Suo-Oshima (Yashiro Island) first.
I tried running along the coast for the time being, but the traffic is moderate and it is not a very enjoyable road. Therefore,I found a road called Oshima Orange Road in the mountainsSo, first of all, I decided to run there.
There were many fallen leaves at this time, and although it was a little difficult to run, it is a road where tight winding continues. The traffic volume is about the local light truck, almost zero. It is in a chartered state where no one is running.
It is good to open the roof and cruise along the coast,After all Boxster is a bent car of Nambo.Enjoy the corner as if dancing rhythmically, and run through Yashiro Island in December while rolling up the fallen leaves.
Unfortunately, it was cloudy and I couldn't expect much scenery, but I still miss the Seto Inland Sea.
Boxster to Akiyoshidai, Yamaguchi Prefecture
After a short break, think about the next route.After all, if you come to Yamaguchi, you want to go to Akiyoshidai and Tsunoshima BridgeI thought, first I advanced Boxster to Akiyoshidai.
Get off the highway at the Ogori IC and aim for Akiyoshidai at once.
The Karst Road is also excellent, but the R435 that follows it is also wonderful.The road is wide and I think this is also one of the famous roads.
Boxster raises the altitude at once, and the karst terrain can be seen. Great roads and scenery.
Somehow it resembles the milk road around Aso, and it's a little more compact road.
On the way, when I parked the car on the roadside and took a picture, the local who came touring by motorcycle kindly told me the shooting spot. This kind of encounter is also fun for touring.
Before, when I came, I had the impression that there were more tourists, but due to the corona disaster, the observatory in Akiyoshidai is rattled and the tourists are sparse. The weather was cloudy, but the weather and the atmosphere of the karst plateau match well.
With a break,Next, head north to the Sea of Japan side. Then aim for Tsunoshima Bridge.Tsunoshima Ohashi has been around since I came with the BMW 318is on the E36. This is also a recommended road for driving, and I think it is an excellent road for enjoying the scenery. The weather is not good on this day, but the warm sea breeze feels good.
Tsunoshima Ohashi, which runs in an open car, is the best. The wind, the light, and the scent of the sea all speak to the five senses. It really tastes extraordinary. It's a moment when I'm happy with the convertible.
When you land on Tsunoshima, there are roadside stations and restaurants, but you don't have much time, so hurry ahead. I have to land in Kyushu by the end of today.
Go south on R191,If you are stopped at a traffic light, you will hear a strange noise from the air intake on the right.The sound of something rubbing is faint.
I thought that I probably inhaled the fallen leaves when I ran the winding road full of fallen leaves on Suo-Oshima, so I stopped by the home improvement store I found along the way.
When I looked into the air intake in the parking lot, as expected, the fallen leaves rubbed against the fans and made a noise.This is with Boxster Cayman, and when you run in a place with many fallen leaves, you almost always inhale the fallen leaves.I'd like you to put up something like a protective net a little more and design it so that foreign matter does not enter, but is it something that can not be done?
IncidentallyIn 718 Boxster Cayman, there is a possibility that the fallen leaves etc. inside the littered tobacco leaves will catch fireSo, it seems that there was a service campaign in 2018 with an improved protective grill.
Buy a wire hanger at a home improvement store. I dismantled the hanger, hooked the fallen leaves, managed to take it out, and started again.
Even though I managed to have the weather, it started to rain. When I crossed the Kanmon Straits and ran on the Kyushu Expressway, it started to rain and a lot of water was accumulated on the road surface. With GT3 cup tires, I have to run terribly, butThe Michelin Pilot Sport 4S worn by Boxster can run with confidence even in the wet.
After all, if you go touring, I think it's better not to use cup tires.
For the time being, I stayed in Yanagawa City on this day. Tomorrow I went to the area around Aso, made a plan to traverse Kyushu, and went to sleep.
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