The Jalopy Journal
If you can find one - Rich was featured on the CD Bonneville Wide Open.
Love the look and the stance.
Frenzel blowers are bitchin. The end.
Are we talking Mike Cook, son of Doug "Cookie" Cook of the Stone, Woods, and Cook gasser team?
The thing I love about salt racing is there are no cookie-cutter cars.
Check all the fresh video on YT, etc. There were some great runs this year.
Condolences to the whole Starbird family and all their many friends across the nation.
Looks like it's still a classic event.
It takes all kinds... Club members, lone wolves, casual attendee. Just enjoy yourself as best as you can.
I do remember once at a Starbird show...
Looks like early dirt track racer to me.
Yes, and increase compression on worn out pistons slapping in the bores.
It didn't matter who was in the seat of the North American Eagle... if one thing went wrong, they were gonna die. And as it turned out, two things...
That wagon looks wicked.
I remember about 10 years ago some couple went and the female took about 1000 pictures of the VW they drove, but no racecars. Talk about missing...
It wasn't deliberate. It was simply not paying attention and following directions. And it cost them - the tow bill was in the thousands.
^^^ This is NOT TRUE! ^^^
If you want the skinny on Studebaker stuff, head over to the forum on the Studebaker Drivers Club or Racing Studebakers.
My guess is that property has been paid for since the 60's and can be sold for a nice profit. Plus, the new place can be written off on the taxes....
Well, there won't be another like it first time you go to the Sonic.
Well, Vern kept the place mowed and the railroad tracks on the north keep the river from flooding into the yard. Most of them are off the ground,...
Vern Ediger's Studebaker salvage yard in Halstead, Kansas was sold today. Very literally sold Studebakers and Studebaker parts around the world....
It's a feature, not a bug.... right?
I've had a couple of them, too. They didn't rattle.
Ask on the Studebaker Drivers Club forum or Studebaker Truck Talk forum.
It would be simple enough to cover the new sign with a high tech teflon coating that would make stickers fall off. Or station an armed guard...
Anyone mention the old Devo tune, "We're through being cool"?
Ask on the Studebaker Drivers Club forum or Racing Studebakers.
Ugly doesn't affect the speed. Race an Edsel, and set yourself up for greatness!
Count me in on this. It's a great way to cruise, and it befuddles the hell out of the kids.
Your photo made me cringe. Files sliding back and forth over each other as the drawer opens and closes is the best way to dull your files.
He was a legend among legends.
I have more hand files than any other type of tool - die sinker sets, needle file sets, every size and shape of mill and bastard file you can...
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