old drag racing history


#21

damn you lol
that link is awesome
http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/batmobile.jpg


#22

Man when I was little I remember wearing a Jungle Jim T-shirt…All that history …


#23

Pam has her own website and still shows up at the Strip once in awhile…
http://www.junglepam.com/

did you get that Nova yet?
:slight_smile:


#24

i have pictures with linda vaughn from Indy US nationals

that link was awesome. it only sucked up about 6-7 hours lol
didn’t read all of it but looked through all the pics


#25

Take a look at this stuff:

TONS of super old drag memories


#26

yeah thats a good thread on the hamb. I wanna get to some nostalgia drags this summer.


#27

http://rides.webshots.com/album/549274630TyftEI?start=0

Tons of pics of tri-5 gassers.


#28

thank you sir… new wallpaper


#29

Great link. I remember going there as a little kid. Cool to know the history of the place. I also remember trying to fall asleep with the sounds of Heidelberg (sp?) raceway echoing.


#30

http://www.maplegroveraceway.com/blog/?page_id=311%20title

click on pic for video! freaking badass


#31

cool vid.^


#32

badass


#33

Awesome finds guys.


#34

i could watch footage like that all day def a great find!!!


#35

you guys liked that one…youll like this
[ame=“http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E11JH5vj3gI&feature=related”]YouTube - Vintage early 1970’s Drag Racing clips[/ame]


#36

awsome


#37

Hey guys went to PrP today for Nostalgia Drags they had 8 old school funny cars and about a 1/2 dozen front engine dragsters. It was a good time . Made some new friends and saw some very cool old rides that still get up and get it done. here are some pics. excuse the quality just a little point and shoot cam.
http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1501.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1504.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1506.JPG

About 2 mins after I took this Pic of the Visionary dragster the cars chute didnt open and he hit the sand and went about 20ft in

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1508.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1511.JPG


#38

Love the pics Joe…

On a side note…

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1506.JPG

Someone got some booty cake goin!


#39

Made some new friends …Lance is a nice guy from Jeanette running this 79 dodge omni Sharkys’ Machine ran Dazed and Confused a 69 camaro
http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1513.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1518.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1519.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1528.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1530.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1531.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1532.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1534.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1537.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1543.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1549.JPG

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1551.JPG

It was a great day.The cars were awesome I had’nt seen funny cars run since I was a kid. Also P.I.D. had a large collection of nostalgia Photos on display. It was really cool…I’ll leave you with a shot fron inside Sharkys’ Machine.

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1548.JPG

Ooops found a vid and a few more Pics on the camera…
1/2 track burnouts FTW

[ame=“http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xicF5P5MHZg”]YouTube - Nostalgia drags@PrP[/ame]

[ame=“http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cRurpZ_un-0”]YouTube - MVI 1516[/ame]

http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1498.JPG
http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1499.JPG
http://www.pittspeed.com/uploaded/IMG_1500.JPG


#40

nice photos joe. looked like good time