Archive for the ‘NHRA’ Category

Turning 40

Monday, August 10th, 2009

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In recent years, the celebration of the 1932 Ford has somewhat overshadowed the 1933-’34 Ford Model 40 which was, in many ways, a superior vehicle. Rushed into production, the 1932 Ford suffered numerous teething problems from cracked bodies and frames to chronic overheating. However, constant development spurred by complaints from buyers resulted in a longer, sleeker, improved V8 that far surpassed the Deuce.

 

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The Ol’ Shel’ Game

Friday, August 7th, 2009

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More than 50 original employees of Shelby American gathered recently at the
Wally Parks NHRA Motosports Museum in Pomona, Calif. for their 11th annual reunion.

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