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Posts Tagged ‘drag racing

“Not-So-Legal Idea, Jungle” by Gradey Bryant

October 14, 2008

A GREAT story from the wild and wooly early days of funny car racing. We need to start this chapter by explaining just how some racers are not afraid to try new ideas, sometimes they work and sometimes they don’t, but nevertheless they still try. Their innovations of how to keep cash flow going has […]

Showing Grumpy Jenkins & Dave Strickler How to Speed Shift!

October 11, 2008

Untitled Page Showing Grumpy Jenkins & Dave Strickler How to Speed Shift! NHRA’s inaugural Supernationals in 1971 at Ontario Motor Speedway east of Los Angeles brought all the big name drag racers to town. As a cub reporter for Car Craft Magazine, a prominent drag racing publication, I was part of the circus surrounding the […]