The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Hot Rod Willys, Jan 15, 2011.
posted by bleach in the vintage thread
Felt good driving the coupe to the car show Saturday after spending all this time in the garage.
The wife spent two days cleaning and polishing while I was tightening bolts and nuts, doing minor repairs,
Looks great Mick. That's exactly how I believe they should look.
Jack Merkel (steel 33 coupe w/SBC) and Eddie Sanzo both A/GS at York PA. regional meet. This may be one of my pictures or my friends collection. Jacks 33 was a one year only he went to Indy that year and beat Ohio George and then lost to SWC. The following year he had the glass Lime Gold 33 coupe w/BBC
Thanks Pat, glad you like it!
Two Willys following me...
Bad Banana, this was at the 1999 Gateway Gasser Gathering in St. Louis.
What an event!
Black pickup that had "The look!"
A 38 Gasser,
Saw this white Willys driving around at Bakersfield [drags]
Here's the Minnesota version of the Black pickup...my buddy Del's daily driver.
Another good looking coupe, Pleasanton,Ca. a few years back,
Yellow and purple Willys [steel] at Pleasanton,Ca. in 1995,
This was at the GGG in St. Louis 1999,
Saw this red 41 "barn find" at Pleasanton,Ca. a few years back, took shots of course,
I seen this one yesterday, still the same owner, it debuted at Niagara drag strip with a blown injected Olds in 1964
Took these shots in St. Louis 1999,
HUGE copy of the famous Richard Siroonian John Mazmanian shot
1999, St. Louis,
Another steel coupe at the Gateway Gasser Gathering 1999,
Same GGG 1999
I have not followed this search, but just found some owner info from about 1994 on the World Gasser Championships mailing list, that may help. Bill Babcock from Oakdale, California may have owned it about that time.
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