Drag Racing 2010 - Nightshow - Fuel Altereds and Nostalgia Funny Car - NitrOlympX Hockenheim
In the Nightshow the Fuel Altereds and the Nostalgia "Time Warp" Funny Car had their appearance.
First Bob Glassup in his "Xtreme" Fiat Fuel Altered doing a real xtreme burnout and then Tony Betts in his "Venom" Fuel Altered vs. Wendy Baker's "Time Warp" Ford Mustang Funny Car.
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Drag Racing 2010 - Nightshow - Hydrogen Rocket car - NitrOlympX Hockenheim
For the 25th anniversary probably the last existing Rocket Funny Car was invited to the NitrOlympX.
David Pertué made his 5th run in his "Hydrogen" Rocket Funnycar which could be regarded as the last sucessor of the legendary "Vanishing Point" driven by the even more legendary "Slammin" Sammy Miller.
David had hydrogen peroxide on board for about half the track which gave a little impression what this machine is capable of..
Wild AA/FA Top Fuel Altereds! Nostalgia drags Sept 2006 - Calgary, AB
CanadaMotorSports - The Nostalgia Drags at Race City Motorsports Park Calgary AB, Sept 2006. (disregard 2007 date incorrect)
Old School cars at their best! Under the lights. AA/FA Top Fuel Altereds, front engine Top-fuel, a real cacklefest. Bradford's, Rat Trap, Nasty Benjamin and Nanook. Watch the insane Nanook vs jet car race, just a little squirrely.
Lots of other cars too. TA rails, Pro-mods, Super-Gas, Super-Pro, TAFC, the Candyland Wheelstander blowing flames and a jet car.
First test-fire of the Nitro-burning PACERS "Tasmanian Devil" AA / Fuel Altered
50 years ago, CHARLIE DODGE and GEORGE SNIZEK, Conceived, Constructed, and Raced, what became known as one of the Fastest and Most Beautiful Fuel Altereds in drag racing.
Wherever they went, The "TASMANIAN DEVIL" roadster running out of their "PACERS AUTOMOTIVE" shop on Long Island, set speed records and took home best appearing awards. It quickly became a crowd favorite as well as a feared competitor and event winner at drag strips nationwide.
45 years later, a group of former Top Fuel drivers from Long Island got together and recreated this Icon of Speed.
In just SIX months time, ROY MILLER, BILLY LYNCH, BERNIE SHACKER, DENNIS QUITONI, Pacers' Original driver, GEORGE SNIZEK, and George's son, SCOTT, have built a stunning, authentic recreation of The Pacers original altered which returns us all back to the drag strip in the middle of the 1960's.
The video marks the first test-fire of its Nitro-burning engine outside Billy Lynch's Atlantic Auto in Huntington Station on Long Island and the beginning of a whole new chapter in the cars' history.
Drag Racing Back In The Day
dragonfly3119 shared video
Elephant Road Perkasie, PA
No longer in use
Old 8mm footage
Famoso Bakersfield March Meet 2010 Nostalgia Drag Racing
2010 March Meet drag racing at Auto Club Famoso race track. The view is from the new Quarter Mile Club area. This is a potpouri of the action. My wife loves Dragsters so this was a great treat for her. Cheers to the competitors!
Nitro Mania-The WInged Express Fuel Altered
It is the King of Nostagia Drag Racing, The WInged Express Nitro fuel altered has been delighting drag racing fans since the 1960's, catch a glimpse of the lastest version with driver Mike Boyd.
Outlaw Fuel Altered match race
Tim Hay's High Voltage Hayride and Travis Bouchey's Excitation in a match race at The Abilene Dodge Dragstrip 2008 Night of Fire. Tim ran 5.02 with the engine letting go in the lights, Travis went 3.97. Tim didn't cross center, but he sure scared the foam blocks.
Drag Racing 2010 - Nightshow Top Fuel Funny Car - NitrOlympX Hockenheim
"Flash Gordon" Smith and John Spuffard opened the Nightshow of the 25th NitrOlympX in Hockenheim in a very decent manner.
Spuffard going strong on the Rico Anthes Quartermile with a 5.12 (another new track record for AA/FC), Smith 5.54.
Well, that was an Opener for nice Nightshow to come.
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Felstead, Best & Lotsabeera 6.711/209.32mph License Run
The very first full pass for the Felstead, Best & Lotsabeera NFAA Nitro Burning Chevy Fuel Altered. Nosed over badly at 1000ft. Powered by a 426ci Big Block Chevy on Fuel. Full details available at www.fuelaltered.co.uk
32 Funny Car Qualified Spots at 2010 March Meet Famosa/Bakersfield, CA (2009 clips)
Imagine over 40 Nostalgia Fuel Funnys going for 32 spots at the 2010 March Meet, (5,6,7th). That's the word. Plus a 16 Top Fuel Field....NITRO, NITRO, NITRO...These clips are from the 2009 March Meet, 1st two rounds of Qualifying, just 28 cars going for 8 spots...(taken from my full coverage DVDs, burnouts, backups, runs, qualifying and full Eliminations). Filmed by Frank Kunkel www.franksdragracevideos.com