Just In to “Dover Race Central”…current owner of Bobby Lagana’s original “American Challange” funny car to display it at the Dover Drag Strip Nostalgia Drags ! Repainted back then by the last owners-the Olson Bros. out of Jersey by Circus Paint and lettered by Glen.Unique car with its signature wing and back seat driver position.Its Bobby’s all right. Debuted At Dover ,then Bobby went on to other “Twilight Zone” funny cars and finally the Fuel dragsters with his legendary ramp truck.Oh-.Stu Smith the current owner, on Long Island, has THAT too. It’s being rebuilt and ‘might’ make it to the event Too!
Attention In The Pits…Just Confirmed…On Display at the Dover Drag Strip Nostalgia Drags…The Original Al Hofmann Vega Funny Car, Now owned by George Reidnauer. George will be running his Excalbur Funny Car and has graciously agreed to bring Als Car Too. This is real History .I was fortunate enough to letter the first red version.Al sent it west to modifiy the side windows and get current paint scheme.Still has A&W Texaco (Danbury) on it.
ATTENTION IN THE PITS…another Kool feature has just been added to the Dover Drag Strip Nostalgia Drags at Lebanon Valley Dragway …Sept. 16 & 17…………………The 1st Annual BACK UP GIRL CONTEST ! OPEN to all our featured Nostalgia Funny Car -Extreme Altered- Blown Gasser & A/FX teams. Presented by Drag Racing Back Up Girls Facebook page . AND the winner gets a Kool trophy And a custom made purse valued at over $100.. hand made by non other than Leeza Diehl …Back Girl for husband Jeff “The Surfer” Diehl’s awesome Nitro Funny Car, and owner of “Nitro A Go Go Signture Designs .’Swingin Sixies” style outfits welcome…and girls will be judged on Style- execution of performance- outfit and talent.Special guest Judge to be announced day of race.So mentioned Teams…recruit your BUG now.
Will Jungle Pam be available ??? …
Never know who might show up at our event…we’ve been surprised before.Contest is for feature teams,and up to them to recruit their own “BUGS”.