Tim Conder fires the Valley Speed Front Engine Dragster (FED) for the very first time at the shop in Sonoma, CA with help from Pete Jensen, Chris Bochoko, Rex Hutchison and friends. AUTOCULTURE was there to record the event ten years in the making!
TIm Conder fires the Valley Speed FED on NITRO for the first time! Pete
Jensen, the guys from Rex Hutchison, the Foothill Flyer boys and a few
vagrants show up to watch him breathe deeply on nitro fumes and warming
Starting up 392 Hemi, part 1
The front engine dragster Six Shooter became with 392 Hemi!
392 Hemi is being started for the first time after 10 months building.
Cacklin' PURE HELL AA/FA
Rich Guasco's "PURE HELL" AA Fuel Altered cackles at the Goodguy's West
Coast Nats in Pleasanton, CA (8/21/09).
Front Engine Dragster built in five months
In December 2009 I got the idea that it would be fun to have a FED so I
asked a few questions and read a few threads on the HAMB. After wieghing
all the advice and suggestions I bought a set of Mark Williams blue prints
and got started. With the help of a good friend or two I had a can the was
ready to race at Eagle Field in May 2010.
Why They Make Nitromethane
Vagabond AA/FD From The March Meet 2007..Thank You to everyone whose
watched and commented on this video...500,000 plays!!
'67 Chevy Pickup with 392 Chrysler Hemi
Jim has owned this truck for 38 years. The frame-up rebuild was done in
2006, and at that time he installed the1958, 392 Chrysler Hemi, that he
rebuilt (he used to build supercharged engines for street rods)......The
wheelbase was shortened to 100 inches in 1974......This truck has a lot of
history.....it towed and push-started his Top Fuel dragster (TF242) for 7
years covering over 400,000 miles. He took it for a ride on the local
drag strip last week....I included a short clip of it at the end of the