Billet aluminum hub with steel brake disc. I was fortunate enough to be one of the youngsters who guided those pint size racers in competition. Bob went to work, for awhile, for Ron Ward brother of famed Indy driver Roger Ward building sprint cars. It had a black three spoke steering wheel, brown plastic seat upholstery, no speedometer and no reverse. King Midget is an exceptional automobile.
Quarter Midget Car Designs
From very late , engine displacement increased to cc 65hp. The first from Jack Brabham in deployed a cc Coventry Climax engine, but was very expensive with few being made, then in C Conversions from Bedford produced the Atlantis Midget, using a Ford cc GT Kent engine which although less expensive, still sold in relatively small numbers. Today when people say "Midget" they usually refer to the car made between and The pictured car also has a rare now, but fairly common then, Ashley fast back hard top. Canton Racing Products inline oil filter. This is a stock Spridget axle housing, running completely straight.
Quarter Midget racing
There are not many cars you can say that about. Cosworth powered full midget for Robby Flock. More money began to flow into the sport, sponsorship and so on. Our billet aluminum axle nut wrenches welded to an aluminum handle makes installation and removal of your axle nuts even easier! That car is second from the left or behind the 46 car. The increased displacement of the new engine was better able to cope with the increasing emission regulations. Lots of conversation mixed with razzing sarcasm meant as humor.
After the weight evens out the tire drops back to the track and rolling again. On Friday afternoon, Carter and Justino worked together to peel off a blanket-sized sheet of vinyl that had been printed in-house on huge printers. Growing up, he looked up to these legends and loved watching the Indy when they raced. Choke butterfly must be removed from carburetor. Looks like it was South Gate Raceway.