White Bear 1971 Dodge Charger Funny Car (Tom Hoover)
Flashy, arrogant, and over-the-top funny cars dominated drag racing popularity from the late 1960s to 1970s.
1970 Pontiac Firebird Don Gay Funny Car
Don Carl Gay, former professional funny-car racer known as the “Texas Teenager” and considered a pioneer by the National Hot Rod Association
1957 Chevrolet Pick-up Cameo (Pepsi)
To get their product to market, Pepsi bottlers used trucks of varying size to ensure the shelves were well-stocked when shoppers were ready to buy.
1964 1/2 Ford Mustang Convertible Indy Pace Car
For the 48th running of the Indianapolis 500®, the official pace car was the Ford Mustang. Ford also provided 35 more Wimbledon White convertibles for use by track officials and dignitaries.
1956 Ford Pick up F-100 (Pepsi)
Ford Motor Company celebrated their 50th Anniversary by revamping their widely popular F-series line of full-size pickup trucks in 1953.
Jeg’s 1970’s Camaro Funny Car (Jeg Coughlin)
Space 1999 Eagle-1
Release Date: December 2013
Space:1999, which originally aired in 1975, featured the crew of Moon Base Alpha as they found themselves stranded
on our moon as a nuclear disaster knocked it from Earth’s atmosphere. Sci-fi fans remember the outstanding special
1964 Ford Thunderbolt – Phil Bonner
Phil “Daddy Warbucks” Bonner was a big name in Ford drag racing in the 60’s. He started his drag racing career in 50’s in Georgia.
1962 Don Gay’s Pontiac Catalina 421SD
At just 16 years old, Don Gay became the youngest NHRA champion in history when he drove this 1962 Super-Duty Catalina to the NHRA National Championship at Indianapolis Raceway Park in September 1963.
Fosters King 1972 Cobra Mustang Funny Car
Flashy, arrogant, and over-the-top funny cars dominated drag racing popularity from the late 1960s to 1970s. Experiencing drag races were a right-of-passage to adulthood for young fans back in the day.