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Funny Car History

Excerpts from the Diamond P video "Fabulous Floppers". Narrated by the late Steve Evans with NHRA Funny Car Champions Kenny Bernstein and Don "The Snake Prudhome".


 


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Shirley Muldowney crashes
This video clip from the Diamond P Decade of Thrills 2 shows horrific crash photos from Shirley Muldowney's Montreal crash in 1984.





Funny-Car Fires
Before asking why is it funny please read this.The car is a Funny-Car. In drag racing there are different classes of cars one of which is Funny-Car so named because in the early days the cars were made from stock looking cars but the rear wheels were moved forward which made them look "funny". The term "funny car" was just away of describing the class these cars compeated in, it has since become the official name for the class. Drivers in Order of apperance - Billy Meyer - Gary Densham - Commentary by the legendary Steve Evans & Don 'The Snake' Prudhomme.





funnycar tire shake
top alchol funny car with a GoPro Hero2 on the wheelie bar at grand bend motorplex ontario canada with racer x at the wheel





Drag Racing Nostalgia from American Nitro
Jungle Jim Liberman and an intense blend of flesh, fire, and burning rubber. Filled with the hairiest crashes, flips, explosions, and fires imaginable. It's a thrill a minute following the drivers, their gutsy sex charged women and the awesome machines that attract them both. Buy the DVD at http://americannitro.com and follow a ground pounding spectacle that builds to a climactic showdown between drag racing legends Don "The Snake" Prudhomme and Tom "The Mongoose" McEwen.





Funny Car runs over crew!
This video is of Funny Car owner Dale Harsins of Boise Idaho being ran over by his car at Woodburn Dragstrip at the 1st annual night of fire races in Woodburn Oregon on july 30th 2011. If you watch the video frame by frame you will see the cars laft rear tire run over the crew member and the owner of the car is hit and dragged along till the driver gets car stopped.





Snake & Mongoose: Behind The Movie
Watch the behind-the-scenes of the making of Snake & Mongoose. For more information visit: http://snakeandmongoosemovie.com In Theaters September 6





NITRO FUNNY CARS IN PERTH - 03.02.2007
THE NITRO FUNNY CARS AGAIN HIT THE TRACK LAST NIGHT IN PERTH WITH ALLAN DOBSON, RICKY MONSERRAT AND THE BAILEY BROTHERS ALL PUTTING ON A GREAT SHOW.





Jet Funny Cars - July 22nd 2007 - Race City - Calgary
Pro Mod Outlaw Street Car Drags July 22nd 2007 Jet funny car race finale. Car furthest from the tower is world's first bio-diesel jet funny car. It's a 2007 Chevrolet Corvette with a J60 Pratt and Whitney jet engine that runs on biodiesel. http://www.prairielandmotorsports.com/jet_powered_corvette_funny_car.htm





2012 Bakersfield March Meet Nostalgia Top Fuel & Funny Car
A rundown of Qualifying and complete Eliminations Click on time to skip ahead: 1:17 Nostalgia Top Fuel Qualifying Order 2:46 Nostalgia Funny Car Qualifying Order 4:52 1st Round NTF 9:50 1st Round NFC 16:47 2nd Round NTF 19:41 2nd Round NFC 22:21 Semi Final NTF 23:48 Semi Final NFC 25:24 Final Round Intro 25:42 Final Round NTF 26:56 Final Round NFC 28:14 Winner's Circle





Jungle Jim Liberman and Jungle Pam Hardy
The late great Jungle Jim Liberman and the greatest first lady of drag racing " Jungle Pam Hardy





Vintage Drag Racing: Late 1960's - Early 1970's (Jeff Beck "Big Block")
This piece is based on 1960's and 1970's Drag Racing photographs by Charles L. Gilchrist, and is dedicated to "Piston Heads" and "Gear Jammers" all over the world. enjoy! Produced by CG Imaging Music "Big Block" by Jeff Beck from the album "Jeff Beck's Guitar Shop". If you like these hot drag racing images, check out the artists website: www.CharlesGilchrist.com





Mickey Thompson 69 Mustang Funny Car
Mickey Thompson 69 Mustang Funny Car with a blown nitro 427SOHC vintage Drag Race





1979 NHRA WORLD FINALS - 1ST RD FUNNY CAR
Classic footage with Raymond Beadle, Don Prudhomme, Tripp Shumake, Gordie Bonin, Tom Ridings, Jim Adolph, Billy Meyer and an up and coming John Force.





Raymond Beadle AA/FC at OCIR 4-18-1981
Raymond Beadle in the Blue Max AA/FC at Orange County International Raceway, Irvine, CA, 4-18-1981.





Hawaiian Dragster
One of the greatest Top Fuel Dragsters of all time. Owned by Roland Leong, tuned by Keith Black and driven by Don "The Snake" Prudomme. The car was later driven by the late Mike Snively. It won Indy twice!





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