The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Dog427435, Dec 18, 2009.
Piper crashed a Porsche 917 during the 1970 shooting of the film Le Mans and lost part of one leg.[
Yeah I knew that, I didn't want to mention that on this forum [sounding morbid]
I am more interested in that particular car [chassis # GT40P 1011] which is claimed to be resurrected again.
But typical in the historic race-car scene, it is highly probable that some "bullshit artist" has built a replica using a genuine "nut & bolt" that came off that car and is now claiming it's provenance
Ford shipped it home to be destroyed to avoid lawsuits, but it was believed to be stored at Holman & Moody [this is the grey area]
While we are on the subject of Racing safety
Here's some Racing on a Dirt Oval [Gloucester Park, Auckland NZ which closed in '64]
The sanctioning body was a bit relaxed on driver safety
And spectator safety
Its a 1942 Ford
Another "EYE POKER"!!!
No, it's Daisy Mae.
I never tire of this!
The checker on the flags is not that sharp, but I believe that's just the clarity of the photo. Otherwise, everything else looks the same as on my '59 Chevy. I don't see anything wrong with it.
Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupé of Sir John Whitmore at Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium.
Washington State.... What Mount is that ? Mt. Adams?
Can do a better wheel alignment than the most idiot shops "Techs" today with their digital equipment
Al Keller in the 62? Terrific pic of Foyt at Milwaukee 1960 in the 2.
Weird drag link angle. That Latham supercharged?
Freight Train new driver
Note it's a Tucker. Try this today and you would get locked up.
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