Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Pontiac Drag/Race Cars
View Single Post
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 04-03-2009, 03:47 AM
cobalt327's Avatar
cobalt327 cobalt327 is offline
WFO
 
Last wiki edit: Intake manifold
Last journal entry: 1980 Malibu Wagon
Last photo:
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Atlanta
Age: 59
Posts: 5,037
Wiki Edits: 1616

Thanks: 128
Thanked 597 Times in 546 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by WDCreech
Here's a little Pontiac history from our track, the year it opened (1964).

By the way, thats the starter in front of the cars. We didn't get a tree until late summer 1965.
Quite cool!

I got hooked early also. Dad had a '61 Bonneville w/421 4-speed, my future brother in law who lived nearby had a '58 Chieftain w/tri-power and 4-speed. Black on black, an absolutely gorgeous car!

Before I left central FL ca. '95, a friend had just finished a '64 wagon. Looked a little like Beswick's wagon from a ways back.

The first drags I went to at Valkaria (sp.?) FL were flag started, too.

OT- You might have heard that Micky's and his wife's killer was finally caught a while back.

RIP old son.
Reply With Quote