The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Dog427435, Dec 18, 2009.
look at the floor pans stacked up in the lower picture. cool
"Nuclear" powered cars... what could go wrong with that??
Wilson Motors back lot, here you can see the cars parked on the roof before the roof cave in.
I did a search for DuBont motors to see if anything came up and the only thing was a post from Ryan showing this photo asking if anyone knew anything about them.
Causeway Esso, Government and Wharf St. Victoria B.C. Canada
Wilson Motors, Yates and Quadra St. Victoria B.C. Canada
If this picture came up every 10th page it would be alright with me.
It does that now.
Continued and finished:
1942 at a Dodge plant that was furiously cranking out trucks for the Army.
Somebody put a hopped up motor in this car!
To the right of the drag strip was a oval track for dirt cars, it was paved in the 80's. That pic is of the dirt track flooded.
At one time there was both a drag strip for cars and boats side by side Fremont. Theres a thread here on the hamb dedicated to the subject.
Some assembly required...
"49ratfink said: no cars in this photo, but this is Fremont Drag strip around 1960. they raced boats in the circle to the right, and to the left was an airport"
I find that so hilarious. What can I say - it's Sunday morning.
I bought a lot of milkshakes there. I worked right across the street at King Arthur Toyota in the 1970's. lived in Fremont for 36 years.
Inside wiper works as a defroster? Gary
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