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Thursday July 23 2009, 4:30 PM
here is proof that its ok to get real close,we do and here is proof--why pass on the inside when there is more room on the outside ======also how many of the youngsters can remember leaning over this setup on a hot summer night just to hear that...
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Saturday July 4 2009, 11:30 PM
Short and sweet--if you didnt watch tonites race you missed probably the best one for the year---close running all the way through with a killer ending,now thats what you call racing-----memories
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Tuesday June 30 2009, 11:50 PM
After another night of wandering through racers reunion site i have come to the distinct conclusion that you have created a vice here to make us old die hard dirt eating drivers loose more sleep now than we did when we were racing all out,i have...
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Sunday June 21 2009, 6:03 PM
i guess being as buck simmons was present in al sat nite helped his tribute car win its feature race driven by jerry--i t hink buck was very pleased with the outcome of the race
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red farmer on left in front of his modified with trophy queen,see they were pretty back then too,bobby johns kneeling,sportsman winner,and bob burnett all winners in 58
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Monday June 1 2009, 1:15 PM
THIS IS HOW I REMEMBER THESE TWO--this was how i remember these two back before the word knew them.THIS IS POETRY IN MOTION
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Sunday May 31 2009, 6:39 PM
how would you like to line up for a 400 lap race with these 3 cars lined up behind you---- your choices are few but it was a heck of a show ------------memories
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Sunday May 31 2009, 12:32 AM
someone asked me if i knew a guy in jax fla by the name of speedy speirs . you got me curous so i went to looking--- and by george there he is,he worked for john schooler who was the grandaddy of racing cams for a flathead fords. only noise i...
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Saturday May 30 2009, 12:16 PM
they whine now over 1/2 lb of air changing that whole car setup----- i can remember dad going to the track,now this car was pulled with a towbar, and getting out and putting the tires on the front to race with---seems to me if i remember correctly...
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Friday May 29 2009, 11:10 PM
I can remember another of those wild wonderful weekends of racing,this one I especially remember this one because sam was there,and he is a rubbin racing kinda guy. no harm no foul but Sam McQuagg was always a hard charger and ran into him on a...
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Harvey Jones estimates that dirt-track racing is "60-percent dishonest." He says, "I try to build a car that's legal." Among drivers, accusations of cheatingfor building too powerful an engine for the class or using an aluminum flywheel or some...
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Wednesday May 27 2009, 1:30 AM
It was in the 60's just before they closed the track in town,we had pulled down for a special sat night race and it was packed.---I had just repainted my car Eastern Airlines White which is bright white,now mind you the track is dirt and its...
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Wednesday May 27 2009, 12:41 AM
I have been to one or two races on Memorial Day but I think this Mondays race will stick in my mind for a long long time.---AT 1500 hrs or 3pm sharp---THEY RED FLAGGED THE RACE---now ive never saw it before like this ,but for one minute every...
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Saturday May 23 2009, 12:51 AM
We were down in Brunswick Ga right after golden isles speedway was open and it was a big 1/2 mile flat track with long curves. It was sandy as all get out and holes were all on the bottom,well Tiny was there with his chevelle and parked next to us...
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Thursday May 21 2009, 6:31 PM
BACK IN THE 60'S WE used to run almost every night in the summer,I remember one time we were running pretty good and blowed up at middle ga raceway and went home and worked all night to get something put together for fri night.We pulled back out...
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