Alaska Raceway Park's Golden Anniversary
Alaska Raceway Park's Golden Anniversary 1964 - 2014. A special thanks to
Ron Nelson, Angie Nelson, Karen Lackey, Downtown Willie Brown, Robert
VanDenBerg, Randy Harris, Jay Childs, Jeff Floyd, Rick Nissen, and Jamie
Bodenstadt for contributing to this project. Sorry if I forgot someone. A
special thank you to Doug Reusch for some of the really neat old photos and
video footage. And thanks to all the folks who have made 50 years of drag
racing in the 49th State possible.
Well wishers in order of appearance: Clint VanNoy, John Childs, Drew
Childs, Frank Whiteman, Jim Lackey, Randy Harris, Dave Stacy, Jay Childs,
Greg Thornsley, Teri Myers, Robert & Pam VanDenBerg, Willie Brown, JJ &
Maya Jackinsky, Ricky & Cheryl Ruiz and the Nevada Rattler team.
Old radio commercial by Downtown Willie Brown.
1990 -Part 12 Best of Famoso Raceway Vintage Pro Mod Nostalgia Drag Racing Bakersfield, CA
Drag Strip Riot Posters! http://www.maziracing.com/2004poster/
1990 Vintage Pro Mod Drag Racing, Part 12 Best of Famoso Raceway Drag
Racing; Pro Mod drag racing, Bob Bunker and Gordie Foust, Bakersfield,
Vintage Famoso Raceway, Nostalgia Drag Racing, Pro Mods, A/Gas, Nitro Top
Fuel Dragster, Funny Cars, Crash, Funny Car body explosion, Auto Club
Famoso Raceway, Bakersfield, California. Brought to you by
Video courtesy of Ralph West of One Man Video.
958 HP 572 Chevy Big Block Nova
My friend's 1967 Chevy Nova. 572 Big Block Crate engine. To see this car
running the quarter mile see these links
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g-mSB3dHgq0 The engine was tuned by Harold
1970 NOVA PROCHARGED 572
1970 Chevy Nova "NOTORIOUS"
ProCharged 572 w/ over 1000hp
One-off Billet Specialties Wheels
Recovery Room interior
Drag Racing in Alaska@ Alaska Raceway Park July 12, 2009
July 12th, 2009 Drag Racing at the Alaska Raceway Park in Palmer, Alaska.
Top Dragster and points race. A three minute potpouri of burnouts &
starting line shots. Thanks to the competitors of the races. Had a great