The Jalopy Journal
@squirrel down here in sw Florida our fuels absorb water in about 3-4 weeks with all of our humidity. I've had cars that won't even start on that...
I hate ethanol fuels in anything with a carburetor. Ethanol has less energy in it. With that your engine will start to run leaner and you may need...
I photographed his car in MD and saw it a few times in that area. I would assume he is a Maryland, Virginia or Pennsylvania guy
Not answering your question, but here is a picture I took a few years back...[ATTACH]
@Hemi Joel thanks for sharing these. I'm loving it and can't wait for the rest. I've been following drag week from my computer since the beginning...
Roadkill did an episode in Mike Finnegan's 55 Chevy during the 2019 drag week. It's a fun episode to watch.
I was upset about the name typo too. And I remember him telling me about how the clutch linkage got really messed up and a few other things. I...
I was looking on Ebay today and found Don's coupe for sale, if I could afford it I'd buy it in a heartbeat. I had the fortunate pleasure of...
Cool fact, he said just over 200 sets of Ardun heads were produced and he has 5 sets there
As stated above he is definitely hard of hearing, people asking questions almost had to yell.
Call the museum and ask about a tour. He didn't have any planned but you can be put on a call list
Don I've seen way younger people in way less shape. He's an inspiration for sure
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Yesterday I had the privilege of visiting the Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing in Ocala FL and was able to do the guided tour with the legend...
That is awesome
I'm loving the progress you've made. I love those old banger coupes
I'm curious how they'll sound too. I love the look of the Smithys but don't know anyone who runs them
I may have missed it, but what mufflers are those?
The car looks awesome!
@oneratfink57 what brake pedal are you using?
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Sorry to hear about your luck
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Thanks guys. I appreciate all the responses. Its neat to read how you all attack builds. It sounds like the consensus is start from the ground up,...
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