The Jalopy Journal
No picture but the abandoned Roseland Speedway in Finzel Md. Just west of Frostburg. Track was on a farm with a pond in the center.
A worthy thread that deserves more publicity ........:cool:
The Bob Ford car .......... not an altered wheelbase though.
Ryan, please go ahead and consider my account as TheQuietOne deleted. It appears to be a one sided forum.
Just a few miles from my house. Amazingly its still there and in pretty good condition.
Flopper ........... ;)
Being that the truck is a ladder bar / 3 link I don't think body roll will be much of an issue. 4 link is a totally different animal and I can see...
Todays generation could take a few lessons from "Days Gone By" ..........Instead of stupid baggy clothes, pants around thier ankles and the thug...
Jim sorry to get on the tail end of this. Prayers for you and your family.
Thanks for the lead. Looks to be about a 4 hour drive. Keep the leads coming.
Any HAMBERS have a A100 straight axle or know the where abouts of a complete van for a donor?? Will buy it either wayAny leads would be...
Welcome Gene. Good talking to you the other weekend .........don't be a stranger and stop back out sometime. Oh yeah by the way I only remember...
Knew I might see you in here Gene.
For gods sake DAD do something with it. Put a low buck beater motor in it ............ a stick .......... and some fun 7000 launches. Those cheap...
Bump for Jody
Did you ever gather any pics of the 11 original lightweights of 1962? Just stumbled onto this post via a search and was curiuos.
ED thank you. I've always been pretty proud to know a guy with a BBF Powered Willys. :)
Dave, Really interesting. Figured the cars would have been base models but did not know that they sold so easily afterwards.
Hers one of my Old 65 from a few years ago up at Beaver Springs PA on Flashback Friday.
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I am sorry I don't have any info on the Emerson car. Thanks for the nod on the Snoopy car though. I took the pictures in my driveway about 2 years...
Just went through most of the troubles you guys are dealing with . A real PITA.
Not mine but a friend of mines. Been a race car since early 70's. Now races Pro-stick with it. BBC / Hilborn / G-force 5 speed .........been some...
Dave thanks for the reply. After going back and looking at the picture again I noticed the car was also a Fairlane and not a Galaxie judging by...
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Very cool write up. Glad to see the car resurface.
If I had to name my car it would be Legend Killer.
You have your whole life in front of you kid. Take your time and build yourself something to set you apart from the rest, if it is faster then so...
The stock decklid is 86lbs and is huge. The factory lightweight without the aluminum and silicone was right at 15lbs. I'll have to weigh it again...
I agree. I love reading the history.
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