Thunder on Cocoa Beach, Florida: Super Boat Grand Prix, 5/20/2012
By John Mayer, Your Beach Area Expert
(Oikos Realty, Cape Canaveral, Cocoa Beach Florida)
The third annual Super Boat Grand Prix was held in Cocoa Beach, Fl, on Sunday May 20, 2012. Thousands of spectators lined the beaches for the free show but many opted for the complete VIP pass for around $100. It was party time from Thursday on and the racers were accessible for meet and greets. The boats were on display before the big race for photo ops and live bands were everywhere. It was a great event with lots of Florida Sunshine! Most of these still photos were captured from my Panasonic HD-TM90 video camera. I am editing all of the video now and will post it on AR soon. Lucas Oil won the Super Boat Vee Extreme Class averaging 84.82 MPH. GASSE (not pictured here) won the Super Boat Unlimited Class averaging 94.56 MPH Super Boat Cleveland Constuction. These folks had the right ide...