V8 Ford Flathead trike
Ford V8 Flathead trike chopper. Currently for sale on ebay.
The Antique Doll Flathead Dragster start-up
This is our 1958 Te-440 Flathead dragster "The Antique Doll"
The car was originally the SCRIMA - ADAMS - SMITH dragster that was Top
Eliminator in 1959 at Lions Drag strip. It originally ran a 394 blown olds.
September 12, 1959 at Lions drag strip Mickey Brown got killed in the car.
After that day the car was sold and a flathead was put in for the last 40+
Eagle Field, Living The Good Old Days...Today!
The 4th Eagle Field Fresno Dragways Reunion was a great success. People are
coming out of the wood work to be a part of living the good old days.
Fremont flag starter Eves Tall-Chief came out to help make this event the
most memorable one yet.
Flathead Ford V8 block crack repair
An overview of block "pinning" for crack repair and deck plug installation
for high compression flathead engines.
Also Precision Engine Development re-issues the famous Evans Speed
Equipment flathead Ford V8 cylinder heads.
supercharged flathead ford v8 start up
this is the starting up of the new flathead ford v8 with 4/71 blower scat
stroker crank h beam rods bottom end girdle ross pistons in front engined
Front Engine Dragster built in five months
In December 2009 I got the idea that it would be fun to have a FED so I
asked a few questions and read a few threads on the HAMB. After wieghing
all the advice and suggestions I bought a set of Mark Williams blue prints
and got started. With the help of a good friend or two I had a can the was
ready to race at Eagle Field in May 2010.
My dad's Flathead powered Nostalgia front engine dragster. We broke a
piston at our last race and couldnt get pistons in time for this one, so we
machined our own on the lathe and balanced them and everything. The car ran
a 13.40-something or other in this run, which is about what it will do.
Next years plans include 331 Chrysler Hemi