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8 edition of American Drag Racing found in the catalog.

American Drag Racing

by Robert Genat

  • 5 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Motorbooks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Car racing,
  • Sports,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • History,
  • Motor Sports,
  • Transportation / Automotive / General,
  • Drag racing,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8010897M
    ISBN 100760308713
    ISBN 109780760308714
    OCLC/WorldCa45799096

    The Ten Greatest American Race Cars. You may also like. Why it’s red white and awesome: Don “Big Daddy” Garlits was a dominant personality in drag . The American team roster was a who’s who of drag racing stars, including many future NHRA hall-of-famers like Don Garlits, Tommy Ivo, and Grumpy Jenkins. Lucky for us, Emmett was handy with a camera and brought along his Kodak Retina 1A, loaded with 35mm film, to capture it all.

      Drag Illustrated is not affiliated with, nor is it bound by any sanctioning body or association. From groundbreaking stories on underground grudge and outlaw racing to in-depth interviews with world-renowned racers and exclusive event coverage, Drag Illustrated shines the spotlight on the hottest stories in drag racing.   American Drag Racing by Robert Genat, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(3).

      As soon as people saw the opportunity to race in safer and well-timed events the sport of drag racing was truly born. This first drag strip ran races until and by . American Racing rolled out its first set of wheels in the s and the aftermarket wheel industry was forever changed. The American Racing Torq Thrust wheel is still considered one of the most famous muscle car wheels of all time, and the company’s Baja wheel remains one of the world’s top-selling aluminum truck wheels.


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Book Summary: The title of this book is American Drag Racing and it was written by Robert Genat, Dave McClelland (Foreword). This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Motorbooks and has a total of pages in the :   Nationally sanctioned drag racing attracted major sponsors and most outlaw activity ceased.

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