Category Archives: Looking Back

When Funny Cars had Names

Once, a catchy name was every bit as important to a funny car driver as a supercharger and nitro. A look back at some of the exciting names from yesteryear.

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The Ghosts at Sibley and Dix

It was an ordinary looking industrial park, similar to countless others you might find across the country. I drove my rental car into the driveway, then stepped out and looked around me. That’s when I saw the ghosts. The people working in the buildings couldn’t see them, but I could.  As a raw breeze brushed […]

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Still car-crazy after all these years

So the plan is to dig out many of these old racing images and display them on this blog. I also have many of my old stories, columns and features, which I will republish here as well.

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