I had put that car through the mill. Hwy West Dallas, TX. As he shows the video, he discusses his and his brother's love for Fairmonts. On-site stores for parts, wheels and tires. Track ground early
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Another more plausible reason is that there may have been some problems with payment of taxes. The first race was held on August 19, , with 56 competing entrants and reportedly thousands of spectators. We think you might like The year-old son of Patricia Wright, one of the owners of Yello Belly, wears a red jacket and a pair of green earphones. Williams' older brother didn't bring his yellow '81 Fairmont to the burnout because the front tire was slashed. Unfortunately, off-and-on rain lengthened the race beyond midnight and spectator attendance suffered. For example, other sanctioned NHRA tracks require street racers like Williams and Gatson to install a roll cage for vehicles running 6.
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See track website for race schedule. The driver of the Mustang also ran into a tree and was taken to a local hospital with minor injuries. Views Read Edit View history. April Showers Brought May Horsepower Where you know, you just see dirty ole oil stains and people getting hurt and stuff like that," said petition supporter Danny Clark. Corpus Christi, TX Description: Heart O' Texas Speedway Location:
The development agreement according to the race track owners was predicated on both of the remaining tracks closing. Gilmer Hinshaw Holt Store Rd. Hwy 33 North Lakeland, FL Free general-admission parking at all events. Sunoco Racing Fuel and Alcohol available.