Posts Tagged ‘Danny Ongais’

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The beautiful soft light contrasts with the sheer other worldly¬† ferocity of these awesome ‘Top Fuel’ Rails during the 15th National Hotrod Association Nationals at Indianapolis on 3 September 1969…

There are no details on the captions of the cars and drivers, so interested to hear from any drag racing enthusiasts who may know who is who!

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Checkout the YouTube footage of the meeting…Its an interesting period piece documentary in itself.

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The happy dude is Danny Ongais, later CART/Indycar and several times F1 racer, he raced a Mickey Thomson entered Ford Mustang ‘Funny Car’ (The Enthusiast Network)

Credits…

The Enthusiast Network

Tailpiece…

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