Saturday, September 08, 2007
Found this while looking around the videos for Qualcommm 1/8th mile dragracing
If you are in San Diego, I can recommend the following museums, the Air and Space, and the Automotive
The fake cop car... like they would get a regular daily cruiser on the drag strip
8009 Balboa AveSan Diego, CA 92111
Better pics at http://justacarguy.blogspot.com/2007/06/two-from-old-school-hot-rods.html#links from June at the Clairemont center 4th Saturday of the month car get together.
Waiting for tech to look them over... all they need are NHRA standard rules compliant for their speed. Seat belts, pants, shoes, battery hold down, no leaks, a radiator over flow catch can... the usual.
http://youtube.com/watch?v=pJ3THp8w_zo is a huge smoke signal from a couple of months ago, same plaec, same car
Lots 'O smoke to get some haet in the tires. Consistant 7.84's all night with a 496, auto, 3.55's, and ladder bars all linking together the slicks and the Indy heads.
For a good demo of how to make smoke from tires and horsepower.... here's Fred making a cloud http://vids.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=vids.individual&videoid=8355582
Pardon the fuzzy shot, but the camera ain't expensive, just easy to use.
A semi candy dark blue, looks real nice! Dig the late 68 plates for a early 69 Bee. Must have been a late fall sale.