In the 1972, Drag Racing Was a Bit Slower.

I come from a long line of car-guys (and gals!), so when looking through old family photo albums, I occasionally discover automotive gold.  This was the case on Thanksgiving 2012. I was scouring through old albums looking for pictures of muscle cars that my parents, aunts, and uncles once owned, and there it was.  Amidst some blurry pictures of “Jungle Jim’s” famous funny car, was a New England Dragway entrance ticket from August 6th 1972. How intriguing I thought… I pulled it out of the album and flipped over the business card that was with it, only to discover something truly incredible. The business card was actually a time slip from my dad’s voyage down the quarter mile. And how quick & fast was he?  » Continue reading more of this post…