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THANKSGIVING VIDEO TREAT - 1983 IHRA SPRING NATS

Take a journey back in time when Funny Cars still looked like real cars, Pro Stockers did dry hops and sportsman racing was included in the professional television show. The Mizlou Sports Group published this television broadcast of the 1983 IHRA Spring Nationals in Bristol, Tenn. You'll see Gary Beck, Scott Kalitta, Raymond Beadle, Al Segrini, Lee Shepherd and Rickie Smith. Best of all, you'll get to witness drivers taking the famed Bristol dogleg.

THANKSGIVING VIDEO TREAT - 1983 IHRA SPRING NATS

Take a journey back in time when Funny Cars still looked like real cars, Pro Stockers did dry hops and sportsman racing was included in the professional television show. The Mizlou Sports Group published this television broadcast of the 1983 IHRA Spring Nationals in Bristol, Tenn. You'll see Gary Beck, Scott Kalitta, Raymond Beadle, Al Segrini, Lee Shepherd and Rickie Smith. Best of all, you'll get to witness drivers taking the famed Bristol dogleg.

THANKSGIVING VIDEO TREAT - WHEELS OF FIRE VIDEO

04_22_2011_cptv_wofWe’ve uncovered another one of the popular 1970 drag racing documentaries, this one titled Wheels of Fire.

This documentary, according to the youtube.com channel was written and directed by Douglas Kent Hall. Wheels of Fire focuses on the lives of five major drag racers of the era: Don Garlits, Don Prudhomme, Shirley Muldowney, Richard Tharp and Billy Meyer.

This hour long movie was produced by Texas race promoter Buddy Boren.

You can buy this video on DVD AT Dave Wallace’s Hot Rod Nostalgia online store. This video is a neat find on YouTube but to be appreciated you must see it on the big screen in your living room.

The video can be purchased here – HOT ROD NOSTALGIA

CLASSIC VIDEO FLASHBACK: BURN ON - A DRAG RACING DOCUMENTARY

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CLASSIC VIDEO FLASHBACK: BURN ON - A DRAG RACING DOCUMENTARY

CLASSIC VIDEO FLASHBACK: BURN ON - A DRAG RACING DOCUMENTARY

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VIDEO NOTEBOOK: DAVID REHER DISCUSSES 1981 CAR RESTORATION

In early 1980 to mid-1980s, the Reher & Morrison camp was Chevrolet's answer to Ford's Bob Glidden. In this video notebook item from CompetitionPlus.tv, David Reher discusses Rick Hendrick's restoration of the car they won the NHRA titles in 1981 and 1982.

VIDEO NOTEBOOK: DAVID REHER DISCUSSES 1981 CAR RESTORATION

In early 1980 to mid-1980s, the Reher & Morrison camp was Chevrolet's answer to Ford's Bob Glidden. In this video notebook item from CompetitionPlus.tv, David Reher discusses Rick Hendrick's restoration of the car they won the NHRA titles in 1981 and 1982.

VIDEO: HORRIFIC CRASH AT SCSN EVENT IN LAS VEGAS

If you have been tuned into our live video/timing feed from the Street Car Super Nationals in Las Vegas, there's no doubt you watch in horror as Drag Radial racer Eric Peterson's Firebird got out of shape and hit the retaining wall. While this impact was violent enough, the stuck throttle on the car while sitting stationary added to the anxiety. Peterson was treated and released by on staff medical personnel.

VIDEO: HORRIFIC CRASH AT SCSN EVENT IN LAS VEGAS

If you have been tuned into our live video/timing feed from the Street Car Super Nationals in Las Vegas, there's no doubt you watch in horror as Drag Radial racer Eric Peterson's Firebird got out of shape and hit the retaining wall. While this impact was violent enough, the stuck throttle on the car while sitting stationary added to the anxiety. Peterson was treated and released by on staff medical personnel.

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