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    Got a BUNCH of racingVettes today. All these are from the 1959 Riverside SCCA Kiwanis Grand Prix. No captions were with them so you are going to have to think who is who LOL. :rolleyes:

    1959 Riverside SCCA Kiwanis Grand Prix.JPG


    vette 1.JPG



    The "Purple People Eater" named after the song from that time.


    vette purple people eater.JPG



    With the number 1 "Purple People Eater" in the back

    vette 2.JPG



    vette 3.JPG


    vette 4 a.JPG


    vette 4.JPG



    dude is thinking please don't hit me!!!!
    vette 5.JPG



    vette 6.JPG


    Lady driver note the square roll bar. her fixing makeup


    vette lady driver square roll bar fixing makeup.JPG


    Same lady


    vette lady driver square roll bar.JPG
     
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    Trike is bitchin'! i want.
     
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    Dibs on the Corvette!:D
     
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    It belongs to a HAMBer but I can't remember who.
     
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    Man, that stance is absolutely perfect! Exceptionally well done.
     
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    Been here before

    Corvette Stingray with Bob Nordskog


    Corvette Stingray with Bob Nordskog 1.JPG

    But did you ever see it DRAG RACING :eek:

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    Well I have been remiss in finding more for this thread so here is a BUNCH. Sorry no info on the cars and who they are just where they are LONNNG AGO :rolleyes:

    All this batch from the 1959 Nassau Speed Week in the Bahamas. Not too many vettes.


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 1.JPG



    1959 Nassau Speed Week 2.JPG


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 3.JPG


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 4.JPG


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 5.JPG


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 6.JPG

    Note a big amount of body roll in these old ones.


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 7 Lot of body roll.JPG


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 8.JPG


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 9.JPG


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 10 Different one.JPG

    Nice lemans start I think he was lined up forth


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 10 nice start.JPG
     
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    Not done yet still more from 1959 Nassau race.

    1959 Nassau Speed Week 11.JPG


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 12.JPG


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 13.JPG


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 14.JPG


    One more different one #40


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 15 Another one.JPG


    1959 Nassau Speed Week 16 Another one.JPG
     
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    And still a few more from the 1961 race at the same track only this one vette could be found but I still have a few more races to look through.

    1961 Nassau Speed Week 1.JPG


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  21. damn thread never updates me...hope this helps
     
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    We have posted pictures of the Doug's Headers car before but I think that it's cool that what looks like their tow vehicle is also in the picture.
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    Taken at the OKC Drags in 1957

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