STOCK CAR RACING - HISTORIC STOCK CARS
historic stock cars at arlington stadium on august bank holiday 2010
TOO YOUNG TO DIE HISTORY OF NASCAR RACING ON LONG ISLAND NY
SONG "TOO YOUNG TO DIE " by Jimmy Webb © 1989 White Oak Songs ASCAP additional Long Island reference lyrics by Ken Spooner this a fun pictorial of racing on long island with a great song to listen too please check out http://www.spoonercentral.com/knapp.shtml for more Long Island history and for some great long island history check the The Himes Museum of Motor Racing Nostalgia| http://www.thehimesmuseum.com/ thanks too all that where in this video and made and took these great photos I really hope you enjoy the music and this wonderful song ! Photos in order of appearance Jack Rutigliano in his '57 Ford Ken Spooner's models & book Long Ride On A Short Track Kenny Joseph aka Ken Spooner 1956 BOCES Auto Mechanics Class in Bellport 1962 The Continentals @ Palm Terrace Riverhead 1964 Adolph Almasy, Doug Percoco, Ken Joseph at the start of Beatlemania playing for William Floyd School Sweetheart Ball Feb. 1964 THE STRANGERS Ken Joseph leaning on his street rod, Patchogue 1965 Route 27 Sunrise Highway " " Islip Speedway Sign Sunrise in Sayville Freeport Speedway Sign @ Himes Museum Diorama of Ken Joseph's race rig Mastic Beach 1964 Model of Ken Spooner's race car with Long Ride mug Models of Ace Of Spades, Flying A, Root Beer Special & Ken Spooner's Sedan Axel Anderson's '37 Plymouth, the 590 Turn 4 Riverhead Raceway Driving Axel's 590 in 1997 590 Again 590 & Marty Himes' 250 Charlie Jarzombek's 36 Chevy Offset Mod & 590 Entering the track in the 590, Ken Spooner driving Loading 590 @ Himes Museum Marty Himes & 590 going on the trailer Jack Bagshaw's 7-11 Charlie Jarzombek's #1, Harold Seaman climbing in Riverhead Track Marty Himes at the wheel of his 250 250 in the pits 250 In Bayshore Parade Lap Ace Of Spades " " Geoff Bodine's Red #1 Jarzombek Vega Mod Marty Himes, Jimmy Malone, Ken Spooner Ken Spooner & Marty Himes Steve Park The X-3 Vega of Jim Hendrickson Bobby Punzi, mechanic of the X-3 Ken Spooner with model & his real car Axel's Root Beer Special toy " " Flying A & Root Beer Special custom concession toys Axel's 15 circa 1956 " " Islip Speedway 1958 Axel at Daytona 1958 with Ed Hawkins Charlie Jarzombek 1967 Decal Islip Speedway 1964 Wide World Of Sports Dexter Park 1951 "New Car Race" Islip Speedway 1962 Al DeAngelo 1959 Mary Himes circa 1960 Jimmy "The Fling Farmer" Malone 1965 Gentleman Jim Hendrickson's 1970's Freeport Action Mousey Kempster's Coach Jim Hendrickson's Mustang ISLIP Axel Anderson 1961 ISLIP SPEEDWAY BOBBY ALLISON # 2 NASCAR GRAND NATIONALS @ ISLIP circa 1964 Larry Mendelsohn & Bobby Allison Johnny Rocco Johnny Rocco in Florida Axel in Root Beer Special 1959 Ken Joseph's Sedan Freeport Action Bill Spade @ Freeport Tommy Washburn in the Dime Fred Harbach Young Fred Harbach The Flying Dutchman Myke Collins Flagman @ Freeport Dale @ Daytona 1995
Tri Five stockers part 2
Focusing mostly on 55-57 Chevies, but now and then a Ford slips through.
1960 Biggest Accident on a Race Track!!!
http://romanoarchives.altervista.org/ Universal Newsreel (Excerpt) In 1960, during the Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway, happened the biggest accident on a race track in History, as this excerpt from an Universal Newsreel reports, involving many cars and drivers including: L.D. Austin, Johnny Allen, Reb Wickersham, G.C. Spencer, Paul Lewis, Clem Proctor, Buddy Baker, Herb Tillman, Shorty Rollins, Fred Lorenzen, Lee Petty, David Pearson, Ned Jarrett, Wilbur Rakestraw, T.C. Hunt, Joe Weatherly, Jim Whitman, Tiny Lund, etc. Nobody was seriously injured. Editing by ROMANO-ARCHIVES. "SUBSCRIBING to this Channel is a MUST for researchers and RARE HISTORICAL FOOTAGE fans!!!" V. Romano A better quality version of this clip is available. Hi-Res videos from our Collections are available on DVD, CD or directly in your inbox. Clips and movies can also be downloaded from our servers using a PW or uploaded by us to your FTP.