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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
PostPosted: Wed Jan 02, 2013 10:39 pm 
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11N is Ed Naill. Later he drove a red & white car sponsored by Coor's. I vaguely remember him taking a nasty spill down the frontstretch at the Grove where parts when into the stands.


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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
PostPosted: Wed Jan 02, 2013 10:55 pm 
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What was I doing when I should have looking at those mid 80's and early 90's sprint cars. :D :) :yessss:


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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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Great photos! :yessss: Sure brings back the memories, thank you for sharing them with all of us. :clap: :cheers2:


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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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Great stuff. Thanks for posting! I'd love to see some pics of Mr.Excitement in the Turnbaugh #11 if you have any.

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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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How about Charlie Lester do you have any pics of him?


i think this is charlie from 1987

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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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yep thats Charlie. I can remember him towing all the way from CT in a ford Bronco with a little 1 axle trailer. Does anyone what kind of chassis that is?

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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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11N is Ed Naill. Later he drove a red & white car sponsored by Coor's. I vaguely remember him taking a nasty spill down the frontstretch at the Grove where parts when into the stands.


The Coors car (local distributor) was when he got my Dad to build his engine. I only remember meeting him a couple times but he seemed like a nice guy. Ed may have been the last Sprint car guy that Dad built an engine for. I don't recall for sure, but Ed's car may have been former Harry & Bobby Fletcher 66A. It looks like one of their past Bobby Allen cars.

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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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That # 63 Trevis car. Who was that? Inquiring minds want to know! Who can help us?


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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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NICE pictures! :thumbright:

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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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63 car is Jim Gesselman, I think. If I'm not mistaken, he was tall, maybe 6-4 or so, and a former soccer goalie at West Snyder High School.


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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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When and where did Jim G. race?


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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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Late 80s .... Selinsgrove.


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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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63 car is Jim Gesselman, I think. .


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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
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The #66 looks like it might be an Osborn chassis

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 Post subject: Re: Some mid 80's
PostPosted: Fri Jan 04, 2013 2:34 pm 
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How bout 2 of the mouse?

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and the Blaney brothers

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