Drag Racing 1/4 Mile times 0-60 Dyno Fast Cars Muscle Cars

YORK US 30 Rated R

Eight minute promo from the full length video available through Jim Amos' Bee On Video. WARNING: This video contains: excessive speed, drive line abuse and women in brief attire. Drag Racing action from the 1960s and 1970s at York US 30. We were there, now you can Be There. The full length video is fully narrated unlike this promo clip which only includes car sounds. www.beeonvideo.com


 


More Videos...


Jungle Pam Backing Up Jungle Jim Car @ 2013 NHRA Hot Rod Reunion, Epping NH
The Jungle Jim car versus Crazy Jake, with Jungle Pam backing up the Jungle Jim car, at the Inaugural NHRA Hot Rod Reunion in Epping, New Hampshire. (Saturday, September 14)





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





Drag Racing In The 60s Part 4
Pictures and movies that I took at US 131 Dragway in Martin, MI back in the '60s.





Jungle Jim and Jungle Pam - Drag Racing Legends
Years before John Force arrived on the scene, drag racing's original flamboyant showman was "Jungle Jim" Liberman; a larger-than-life individual whose flaming burnouts, glib personality, and boundless energy helped endear him to fans in a manner that eluded other drivers with better winning records. Liberman was much more than a touring professional; with his wild wheelstands, 100-mph backups from burnouts, stubborn refusal to lift on even the most out-of-shape runs, and his curvaceous companion, "Jungle Pam" Hardy, Liberman provided all the entertainment of a traveling circus. Liberman's life, like the lives of many fast-living icons of youth such as James Dean, Jim Morrison, and Janis Joplin, was as short as it was fast-paced. He died at the age of 32 after suffering fatal injuries in a head-on collision with a bus on Sept. 9, 1977. His premature passing left a void in the sport that wasn't replaced until Force's explosive personality emerged in the late 1980s. Today, the legend of "Jungle Jim" lives on with "Jungle Pam," his constant companion in his heyday who titillated race fans with her skimpy outfits and provocative on-track actions. "At every race track that I go to," said Hardy, "everyone comes up and asks for my autograph. They ask what he was like and if he was as crazy as they've heard. The fans really miss him, and they miss the fun part of drag racing. The sport has become so professional now that there's no room for any of that anymore." "I was just 18 when I met him. I was still attending high school in West Chester, Pa., and had never been further away from home than the next town over. I was walking down the street one day, and here comes this yellow Corvette speeding down the street. This guy walks out, comes up to me, and says, "Hi, I'm Jim." I had never been to a drag race before, but the next thing I knew, we we're heading for his match race in Xenia, Ohio. He showed me how to back him up after the burnouts, and from then on, my life was just a whirlwind tour all over the country." Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers song "American Girl" was released in 1977, the same year Jungle Jim passed away. Well she was an American girl Raised on promises She couldn't help thinkin that there Was a little more to life Somewhere else After all it was a great big world With lots of places to run to Yeah, and if she had to die Tryin' she had one little promise She was gonna keep Oh yeah, all right Take it easy baby Make it last all night She was an American girl It was kind of cold that night She stood alone on her balcony She could hear the cars roll by Out on 441 Like waves crashin' in the beach And for one desperate moment there He crept back in her memory God it's so painful Something that's so close And still so far out of reach Oh yeah, all right Take it easy baby Make it last all night She was an American girl This video was created from clips from the Diamond P video "Fabulous Floppers" and photos that I took of some of Jungle Jim's cars at 131 Dragway back in the '60s. The photos of Jungle Jim and Pam at 1:48, 1:53 and 1:59 are courtesy of Tom McCrea tmccrea. Photo at 2:36 is by Steve Scott. Other pictures are from unknown photographers.





1965 NHRA Winter National Drag Races, Pomona--Redone
Sharper, and Enhanced version of previously uploaded video. Lot's of pit area and return road images of many famous, and not-so-famous, muscle cars, gassers, and dragsters that "ruled' during the mid sixties. Captured and edited 8mm home movies taken by Mike Tyler.





Worst & Most Spectacular Drag Racing Crashes
This is just a selection of drag racing crashes that i have seen over the years and have decided to put them into one video Tracklist Powerman 5000 - Drop The Bombshell Cheap Trick - Mighty Wings Rank 1 - Airwave





In Remembrance
Some drag racing legends who are unfortunately no longer with us.





INSANE DRAG RACING CRASHES AND WHEELSTANDS
Taken from Carnage Fest 2 DVD, Check out http://www.urbanhillbilly.com for the best in Heads Up Drag Racing video and DVDs. Urban Hillbilly Action Videos Drag racing, wheelstand, crash, and saves. Pro Mod, Outlaw 10.5 Drag radial.





70s Drag Racing
70s Drag Racing





Funny Car Drag Racing In The '70s And '80s
A slide show of my collection of Funny Car pictures from the '70s and '80s along with clips from Diamond P at the 1986 North Star Nationals and the 1986 US Nationals.





early drags2





The recreated Jungle Jim 72 Camaro AA/FC
Exibition warmup of a recreated 1972 Camaro AA/FC of the late Jungle Jim Lieberman





Bill "Grumpy" Jenkins at the '68 NHRA Nationals
Excerpts of Jenkins taken from "NHRA National Drags" (1968) Credit goes to Bee-On Video. http://beeonvideo.homestead.com/ Video edit and enchancement by one-headlight@live.ca





Penn Brothers 427 Cobra
Eight-minute promo from the full-length video available through Jim Amos' Bee On Video. This video documentary tells the story of how The Penn Brothers bought a brand new 1967 427 Shelby Cobra and turned it into a drag race vehicle. The car stopped racing in 1976 and it has been sitting in a garage ever since. If you are a fan of the Shelby Cobra cars you will find this story very interesting. www.beeonvideo.com





Drag Racing In The 60s Part 3
Pictures and movies that I took at US 131 Dragway Martin, MI back in the '60s.





Which car is faster? Which Car is Faster?




Similar 1/4 mile timeslips to browse:

1978 Yamaha XS E: 11.400 @ 120.000
Morris Kenyon, Engine: XS100E,


1978 Yamaha XS 1100E: 11.710 @ 114.000
Morris Kenyon, Engine: 1179 cc Wiseco,


1980 Yamaha XS : 12.550 @ 105.930
ROBERT ALTMAN,


2004 Ford Excursion Eddie Bauer 2WD: 13.660 @ 101.630
william_04_x, Engine: 6.0l PSD, Turbos: stock Tires: Toyo Proxes ST


1972 Yamaha XS 2: 14.030 @ 92.000
Ray, Engine: 650 c.c.,


2004 Ford Excursion limited: 14.101 @ 93.190
joseph stump, Engine: 6.0, 0 Turbos: 1 Tires: 33/11.50616 super swamper thornbirds


2004 Ford Excursion Ediie Bauer 2WD: 14.200 @ 95.600
william_04_x, Engine: 6.0l PSD, Turbos: 03 factory


1981 Yamaha XS Special 400: 14.890 @ 89.990
Aaron Goble, Tires: Stock 25 year old Dunlops


1994 Chevrolet Suburban : 15.660 @ 87.090
Eric Takushi, Engine: 350, Tires: BFG Comp TA HR


2007 Lexus GX470 : 15.710 @ 88.020
NA,


2002 Ford Excursion limited: 15.800 @ 72.000
billy, Engine: 7.3 psd,


2000 Chevrolet Suburban : 15.990 @ 91.000
richard banks, Engine: 5.3,


2000 Ford Excursion Limited: 16.431 @ 79.850
Dustin Lambert, Engine: 7.3L Powerstroke, Turbos: 1 Tires: 33's


1987 Chevrolet Suburban : 16.553 @ 80.240
david christy, Engine: 350 stock, Tires: 235/75-15


2007 Chevrolet Suburban LT3 4x4: 16.610 @ 84.410
NA, Tires: Goodyear Wrangler HP


2001 Chevrolet Suburban LT w/ Autoride: 16.733 @ 80.280
Jason Hyde,


1990 Chevrolet Suburban SLE: 16.837 @ 80.010
Mike Bosko, Engine: 350, Tires: 275/60R15


1997 Chevrolet Suburban ls: 16.974 @ 80.350
david christy,


1989 Chevrolet Suburban R1500: 17.089 @ 79.850
Jeremy Phipps, Engine: 350 c.i.d., Tires: 235/75R15 rear, 235/60r15 front


1998 Chevrolet Suburban K2500: 17.333 @ 78.590
Michael Olson, Engine: 290-hp, 7.4-liter V-8, Tires: 245/75R16


 


©2014 DragTimes - Disclaimer