This is the run I made right after the big wheelie pass (see my other vids to see that run). This pass was made with 4 primary header tubes collapsed to about half their original size as a result of coming down from the wheelstand the run before. I still haven't raised the shift point yet. Still short shifting at 7,000rpm.
1974 Vega Drag Car
A 1974 Vega Drag Car that I shot at the Knoxville Drag Strip on
4/6/12...this is a very nice race car...ck it out!!!
1972 Vega Pro Street
A 1972 Pro Street Vega I shot while at the Shades Of The Past Rod Run
2013.....This car has been in the family since almost new...Driven by the
current owners Dad back and forth to work for sixteen year....A cool
Car...With a cool history...check it out!!!...Make sure you follow me so
that you don't miss any of the other awesome cars I shot at this show!!
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Big Block Chevy Vega Wagon Wheelie
A little too much launch RPM resulted in the car hitting the wheelie bars
and staying there. I lifted to get the front end back down. I then got
right back on it and it jacked the front end right back up. I lifted again
and aborted the run. 4,000rpm launch which is still a full 1,000rpm BELOW
the engines peak torque! Crushed 4 primary header tubes on this pass.
55 Chevy Crash part 1 of 2 ...
25 years ago , the 3rd sunday in nov. 1988 at Baylands Raceway , Fremont
Drag Strip comes the most complete story yet of arguably a bonafide
Miracle ( not a nightmare) as been called by many . Hey he had minor
injuries and a hurt ego is a lesson well learned .On Wed. the 20th you will
get to see Don and here his story for the first time as he came down from
the hills he lives in and granted an interview plus the sequence rarely (if
ever) seen . Included here is the first of 3 runs and crash ( that being
the 3rd) . I Shot and edited this video and own all copyrights .
1983 Monte Carlo with 565 Big Block Chevy
My Monte idiling in the driveway: 565 BBC with Merlin Race block,AFR CNC
335 heads,4/7 swap custom roller,1150 Dominator,Lemons Stepped Headers to
4-1/2 Flowmasters and 4'' tailpipes. TCI turbo 400,Ford 9''.ETC.
ZR1 Vette vs Jet! - Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Races A U.S. Navy Fighter Jet
MT Editor at Large Arthur St. Antoine pits Chevy's awesome "Blue Devil" --
the Corvette ZR1 -- against its toughest adversary yet: a Blue Angels
F/A-18 Hornet fighter jet.
Shot By: Jim Gleason & Terren Lin
Edited By: Jim Gleason
Read the story here:
Chevy Vega in car camera (Milan Dragway Gen I SBC)
Bad start, car ran like crap, I lost, but it was in car footage!
This year is going to be sooo much faster than last.
Vega is now running GM LS based motors doing 8's. Check my entire channel
of Vega videos. http://www.youtube.com/wonway551