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Old 03-29-2011, 11:47 AM   #1
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Default Dirt Tracking in the Bay Area- Part II

As promised, here is part II from Ron's photo archive showing vintage dirt track shots from the Bay Area. As far as I know, these images have not been published elsewhere, and this latest batch has a...

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Old 03-29-2011, 12:19 PM   #2
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Great photos "J". Thanks!
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Old 03-29-2011, 05:24 PM   #3
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Great stuff. Some cool hot rods. It was "balls to the wall" by real men, for sure.
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Old 03-29-2011, 07:23 PM   #4
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Great post !!! These pictures are awesome, I studied the first batch for a long time also. These are sooo good. Thank you and keep posting.
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Old 03-29-2011, 08:17 PM   #5
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Neat stuff. Looks like Belmont didn't really make the grade for these pictures. It was a cool Midget track once. And I saw lots of hard tops there.
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Old 03-30-2011, 12:04 AM   #6
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BIG thanks JB, love the history that you dig up!!
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Old 03-30-2011, 09:01 AM   #7
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Thank for the history.A friend of my Dads still has his midget racer that he ran on the wood tracks in KC back in the 40s.I've always wanted that car....
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Old 03-30-2011, 09:51 AM   #8
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My brother told me that Clint Eastwood raced his car occasionally and did some drag racing out at the Albany land fill!
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Old 04-04-2011, 01:55 AM   #9
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This picture showed up in my inbox. Supposed to be local. I am not so sure.
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