Our thanks to David Kibitlewski of Round Lake Beach, IL, for making us aware of this issue that hits close to home and our sense of nostalgia.
Project Drive-In: Help Honda Save an American Icon.
Next year, drive-ins that aren't equipped with digital projectors will no longer be able to show movies. This upgrade could cost a drive-in upwards of $85,000 - an astounding expense for these small business operations. Only 365 drive-ins still exist in America - they're quickly becoming an extinct species whose demise will be hastened if they can't afford to convert their projection equipment to the digital format.
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