(HERCULANEUM) The annual “Jeffco Power Tour” is planned for Sunday October 1st, beginning at 7:45am at Gravois Bluffs in Fenton. This different type of car and truck show will proceed from Gravois Bluffs and will make several stops on its way to the Bonne Terre Drag Strip. One of the organizers is Tony Thomas, he says there is no entry fee to participate. He says the different stops allows for time to “hang out”.
From Fenton, at 9:00am the ride will head east on Highway 141 to Arnold and the tour will stop at the parking lot near Syberg’s and McDonalds. At 10:30am, the ride will go south on I-55 to Herculaneum and make a stop at Reuther Ford. Thomas says the ride will leave from Reuther at 10:30am and go south on I-55 to Highway “A” to Old 21 and on south to De Soto.
According to Thomas, the tour will attract all kinds of vehicles.
Thomas says this is the 13th Jeffco Power Tour and he expects about 500 vehicles will be in the tour.