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History Gunning the Hot Rods at El Mirage...

Discussion in 'Traditional Hot Rods' started by Jive-Bomber, Jun 20, 2019.

  1. Jive-Bomber
    Joined: Aug 21, 2001
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    Jive-Bomber submitted a new blog post:

    Gunning the Hot Rods at El Mirage...

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  2. Cliff Ramsdell
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    Ok, I’ll say 1947. Great article, thanks for posting.

    Cliff Ramsdell
     
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  3. Our roadster sits
    Inside the shed
    With hopes of a
    Better lake bed
     
  4. sololobo
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    1946 - what a cool article, totally state of the art at the time.
     
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  5. Rustygt
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    from Emeryville

    1948
     
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  6. Jimmy B
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    As @Rustygt said 1948

    Middle Left: Henrich/Seaton entry. ex Ralph Schenck streamliner
    Middle Right: Ak Miller Dodge roadster
    Bottom Left: Kenny Parks T roadster of the South Gate Gators. Kenny was Wally Parks brother.

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  7. Stogy
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    One of the chunky spokes on the Big Hotrod/Custom/Race Scene and what a rewarding time...

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    250 Hybrid Jaloppies...:confused:...with an extra P...you know its gotta be good...:D

    Truly it would have been a surreal time...

    Thanks for sharing @Jive-Bomber and the others for rounding out the juicy details...;)
     
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  8. Maybe they can dig out all the vintage blown hydros that used to run at Marine Stadium in Longbeach - could be some fun! :) Well, on a happier note . . . at least it isn't dusty as it usually is. LOL
     
  9. flatford8
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    Ain’t nothing like taking your jaloppy and “Jazz” up the engine!!!.....Mark
     

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