Don Garlits - Close Calls
A look into the close calls of Don Garlits' life and racing career. All
credits to Main Event Video and Dean Papadeas.
Don Garlits' Dragster Museum
"Big Daddy" Don Garlits' Dragster Museum in Ocala, Florida. This is only
some of the collection. All photos by John Douglas Parran. don't forget to
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2011 Bakersfield March Meet - Top Fuel Round Two Eliminations Nostalgia Drag Racing
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March 26, 2011 Just six teams returned for final eliminations on the
second weekend of the Bakersfield March Meet. Rick White soloed to low
e.t. of the event with a 5.65 when opponent Mike McLennan did not return;
Jim Murphy dispatched Rick McGee with a 5.76 to McGee's 5.85; Brett Harris
drove the Nitro Thunder entry to a round win over Howard Haight and the Mr.
Boston team, 5.76 to 5.96; and Denver Schutz took an easy single to close
out the session during second round of nostalgia top fuel eliminations of
2011 Bakersfield March Meet. Nostalgia Drag Racing, Nitro Top Fuel
Dragster, Auto Club Famoso Raceway
"Big Daddy" Don Garlits breaks 270 mph barrier; 1986 Gatornationals
Don Garlits' record breaking run of 272 mph to earn him the distinction of
being the 1st to break 270 mph in NHRA Drag Racing, while defeating former
NFL Quarterback Dan Pastorini in the semis of Top Fuel at the 1986
Gatornationals, and without a doubt, this was THE race of the day.
Kids, this is why they will forever call him "BIG DADDY"