|ERLANGER, Ky., April 28, 2015 — Although you won’t see Burt Reynolds, Dom DeLuise, or Farrah Fawcett in the 2015 One Lap of America endurance race, the stars of the 1981 movie, Cannonball Run, would find it eerily familiar to their script. The Car and Driver magazine writer and auto racer Brock Yates, who wrote the screenplay, based it upon his experiences organizing the race four times between 1971 and 1979. Yates’ idea evolved into the One Lap of America, gaining legitimacy along the way. It is now run by his son Brock Yates, Jr.|
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