The Jalopy Journal
Is this the movie where Brock Yates, basically playing himself as the organizer, tells the competitors at the drivers meeting - " With the...
Sorry I can't be of much help with the identity of the car. All my old time midget buddies are now running the feature at the golden speedway....
Is it true that someone once called you a dirty old man and that your reply was - " I am not old " ?
Wasn't there a variant of the TVR ( perhaps under another name ) that used a small block mopar , 273 or perhaps a 318, after the Ford engine deal...
Have a bearing house cross reference these numbers.
lower shaft front 62o6 ZJ
lower shaft rear 6306 ZJ
According to my early 70's Halibrand...
Hard to believe Steve Stapp was ever that young.
In the first shot, is that Dick Sutcliffe in the seat ?
Thanks for the photos you post.
Ford used TQ's on some California - only applications. Not sure of the years or models.
Aren't you building a roadster ? Any progress to report ?
Is this the same Stout who ran a mobile home / RV sales operation there in Indy ?
" I have no intentions of buying a boat " - I lived in northwest Florida for a while where I learned that a boat is a hole in the water lined with...
There is an article about this car in the July, 2018 issue of Hot Rod.
What really hits home for me is that the last driver mentioned as trying...
Might try this.
800 Heath St
Brock Yates with Linda ?
Was not aware of that. I've been away from Indy for several years. Good on Scott for making it this long.
No pics of Gunderman's or Washington Auto Parts ?
Lived two miles up the road from this place when I lived in Missouri.
On the right : Bob Trostle, master sprint car builder. On Bob's right Shane Carson driver and son of long time Okie City promoter Bud Carson.
What would Van "Halen's Dance The Night Away" be without the cowbell?
The main similarity between a divorce suit and a tornado in the southern states is that you know one way or the other someone is going to lose a...
I would say hub covers is a good guess. You only need them on the front. What is seen on the rear end is the axle flange.
Can't remember his first name, but that is Mr. Donovan of Donovan Engineering.
I recognize Willie Davis in the photo, but who is the driver? Billie Schuman or perhaps Englehart?
My old home track - Eldora Speedway , Rossburg, Ohio.
Quarter midget thread
In the case of that roll bar it looks like the main hoop attaches to the frame with bolts that are threaded into spuds welded into the frame...
James McElreath ( RIP ) with his father , Jim, on his left holding a trophy. Track looks like Salem, Indiana.
Looks like a young Arnie Knepper.
Back in the pre-OSHA days I remember hearing that it was also used to clean printing presses.
Separate names with a comma.