NHRA Greatest Moments - Big Daddy rocks the clocks
In 1975, "Big Daddy" Don Garlits stunned the world with his 5.63-second
blast during qualifying at the World Finals. The record would stand for a
remarkable seven years.
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Steve Evans takes you on a trip through Don Garlits' illustrious career.
10 BRUTAL Drag Racing WHEELSTANDS
10 Wheelstands with absolutely BRUTAL landings. Which do you think did the
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Season 3 Episode 12 - Big Daddy Don Garlits
Meeting with Drag Racing Legend Don Garlits
Big Daddy Don Garlits Swamp Rat at 2010 Daytona Turkey Run
Big Daddy Don Garlits On... His Favorite Car
Words of wisdom from the greatest drag racer of all times.
NitroAmerica 2014 - Don Garlits Electric Dragster Test
"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"
Freight Train fires up at 2008 CHRR
Legendary twin engined gas dragster the Freight Train fires up in the pits.
While it doesn't have the cackle of the nitro cars, the "whomp" of 16
cylinders of small block chevy and the cloud of blackie carbon is pretty
awesome...not to mention the engineering feat of linking and synching two
V8s is a neat deal. One of the few gas dragsters that made top fuelers
nervous when running for Top Eliminator.
Americas Car Collection - "Ivo Series" Showboat-How It Works
TV Tommy Ivo tells us how the 4 engine Showboat dragster works. Tommy does
a great job walking around the car explaining the workings of this historic
Lisa Kubo and the Swamp Rat
Lisa Kubo, 2001 NIRA Titlist, shows off the Swamp Rat 12A and then fires it
up with the help of Big Daddy Don Garlits.
Swamp Rat 13 and the Rear Engine Dragster
Big Daddy Don Garlits talks about the Drag Racing Hall of Fame and Museum
and tells us how he came up with the idea for the rear engine dragster.
Garlits II - The Legend Lives On
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1984 Volkswagen Scirocco : 15.304 @ 91.200
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