(Pictures by Bob Boudreau) – These pictures have been taken on the massive AHRA meets the monitor hosted throughout that period and as you’ve seen and can proceed to see, they drew the largest names the game needed to provide at the moment. Take word at what number of of those automobiles are slathered in company badging….spoiler alert NONE OF THEM ARE.
That is the age that endeared the game to so many individuals due to the private connections they felt for the opponents and the automobiles they have been racing. These are the 2 key parts which have fully vanished from the massive time scene at present. These connections reside on the earth of small tire doorslammer racing, nostalgia racing, and different venues, however on the prime of the mountain, issues will not be the identical.
On this gallery you’ll see Wild Willie Borsch, Shirley Muldowney driving the dual engine prime fuel dragster she piloted for some time, a ton of sublimely superior sportsman automobiles, and humorous automobiles like Dale Creasy’s Tyrant and Lew Arrington’s Brutus. One factor to notice about Willie’s automobile (okay two). First is the faux arm that frolicked the window (which was bought on eBay some time again) and the second is the truth that he ran an enormous block Chevy within the Chrysler bodied automobile. That humorous automobile was just about his Waterloo. As cool because it was, the factor simply didn’t carry out and we’ll all the time keep in mind him for his iconic antics within the Winged Categorical.
LIKE THE EARLIER GALLERY, THIS ONE IS TOTALLY AWESOME! HIT THE LINK BELOW TO SEE THE PHOTOS!
FIRST GALLERY: A load of historic Bob Boudreau pictures from New England Dragway Circa The early 1970s
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