The Jalopy Journal
[ATTACH] Trying to decipher the actual year of this rear end. This axle has had about 3/8 (maybe more?) cut off of the end. I''m measuring it...
Perfect. Why don't the "techs" at Speedway know this? They gave me a Dorman part # that didn't work - 610-234. But Dorman 601-109 is what you...
Here's a little video I made last year for the magazine. [MEDIA]
1953 DeSoto 276 cu.in. Hemi engine.
Bored .30, that would put it at appx 280 cu.in.
Short bellhousing style.
Vated and machining is [ATTACH]...
Credit to Chuck's Speed Center of Phoenix, AZ for construction of this piece of art. I watched the sign painter putting on all of that real gold...
Did I miss something? Did he die?
I worked there 1970 -
I hope you find out who won them - who the racer was - the car - something more -
Love seeing Allan Knutsen. He was a one of my heroes back then. I actually had his 40 Ford coupe that he raced. Johnny Loper was his number one...
Really great old pictures. Brings back lots of memories. Thanks for sharing.
Still not forgotten - Miss ya buddy! Anyone have anymore pictures of Rick or his cars?
Is that the shop that was across the street from PUHS?
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