Wednesday, August 15, 2007
Photos From Here And There
Haas Automation's new "Rolling Road" wind tunnel, which simulates actual track conditions. Don't ask, you can't afford it.
Some listeners have asked about the old GATR (Great American Truck Racers) Series that ran in the mid- to late-1970s. Here's a shot of Ervin Carpenter's sharp #76 GMC at Pocono Raceway, courtesy of listener Lance Muscara.
E.J. Utley belches smoke as he accelerates off a turn.
Pennsylvania's Bob Bolus came to grief in a hard GATR crash at Pocono. Right-front tire failures plagued the series.
Did anyone notice the "DEI E-stripes" on Regan Smith's US Army Chevrolet at Watkins Glen? Here's a look, for those who missed it.