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  1. Craig Breedlove's 1964 crash

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    I've posted some film on Youtube of Craig Breedlove's spectacular crash at Bonneville on Oct. 15, 1964. That was when he careened off the end of the course in his "Spirit of America" jet car after losing both his chutes and his brakes--and his steering, which broke when he was going into the...
  2. Original Pontiac Arrowhead factory die emblem... any info?

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    I've got an original Arrowhead emblem brass factory die that I believe to be from the late 1950s. It measures 14 by 7 inches with the emblem being 12 inches high. I'm wondering if anyone knows what this die was used for. Possibly a dealer display piece to usher in the new Arrowhead emblem? By...
  3. Bonneville Land Speed Racer

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    the way this site seems to work is by directing a newbie here.... I have been a team partner & car/bike builder for well over 40 years.... We own a Chevy Vega that started life as a stock 4 cyl. powered Vega GT.... In 1978, it began a transition into an altered drag race car.... the lack of a...
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