Tag Archives: big block Chevy

Doug Gordon in the Gordon and Best Purple Haze dragster

Gordon and Best dragster, 1975

The last time around, I asked Vintage-Nitro readers for information on the Public Nuisance Fiat. A tip of the hat to Ron Thums, who identified the car as the former ride of Doug Gordon. Not only did Ron name the car’s owner, he also linked to a website in which Gordon recounts his drag racing experiences in […]

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The Dennett Brothers B/G Chevelle Psycho

The Dennett Brothers took a different approach to the Gas Coupe class, choosing a modern Chevelle over the more common Willys and Anglia body shells.

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The Vette Shop display at the 1967 Autorama

The Vette shop exhibited two injected, big-block drag racing Corvettes at the 1967 Detroit Autorama. Just the thing to get Corvette fans to stop and stare.

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