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    Cool HD video by Jim Jannard who founded Oakley Sunglasses and RED Digital Cinema HD cameras.

    I've been a fan of drag racing since I was 10 years old and my dad took me to my first race. I raced in High School (legally at a track, not on the street), and crewed on a local Top Fuel team briefly before going into the USAF. I still attend the races when the circuit is in town and was at this event back in February.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03Ybyq6osNY
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    I spent my time on the Okla strips behind the wheel of a dealer sponsored 57 Plymouth Fury factory equipped with dual 4 bbl carbs and a helluva mechanic. The only vehicle in my class who ever had a chance was a 58 Pontiac. We swapped first place finishes and bonded teardowns for about two years.





    (but they never tore down our tranny)
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    Quote Originally Posted by Retread View Post
    I spent my time on the Okla strips behind the wheel of a dealer sponsored 57 Plymouth Fury factory equipped with dual 4 bbl carbs and a helluva mechanic. The only vehicle in my class who ever had a chance was a 58 Pontiac. We swapped first place finishes and bonded teardowns for about two years.





    (but they never tore down our tranny)
    that's awesome
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    BTW - luv the avatar.
    It's not how old you are, it's how you got here.
    It's been a long road and not all of it was paved.
    Live every day as if it were your last, because one of these days, it will be.
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