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Just a little bit of history from the NHRA

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#1 Greg Myers

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Posted 14 March 2013 - 10:26 AM

Check this out : http://www.nhra.net/...um/feature.html

 

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Grew up watching this one race at The Tucson Dragway on Houghton road mid sixties.



#2 Casey

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Posted 14 March 2013 - 11:32 AM

I saw the Speed Sport Special at Great Lakes Dragaway in 1988 or so, and the sound coming out of those eight tailpipes was  :wub:  :wub:  :wub: . I may even have a photograph of it somewhere, as I think it was part of Garlits' entourage that weekend.



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Posted 14 March 2013 - 02:25 PM

" 'OL Noisey" http://www.liveleak....=9f8_1343789895

 

a little better :


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Posted 14 March 2013 - 02:44 PM

great resource link; thanks