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Forum: The Mighty Midgets 10-13-2017, 02:22 PM
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Views: 352
Posted By parrot
Re: Best auto racing photo...ever.

I have to agree, it's right up there. Would be fun to go back in time to that race.
Forum: Modifieds 07-18-2017, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 415
Posted By parrot
Re: CARC 1955 Rule Book

Mike, as a fan from that era, I echo your sentiments.
Forum: The Mighty Midgets 02-03-2017, 10:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,249
Posted By parrot
Re: Unidentified Colorado Midget Photos

Concerning this photo, wondering if Jerry Lee or someone has a better or an original one. Photos from that era had a higher resolution which could then be magnified without losing detail. Some...
Forum: The Mighty Midgets 02-01-2017, 05:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,249
Posted By parrot
Re: Unidentified Colorado Midget Photos

mtate your logic makes some sense except that the #1 cars for the years 1957, 1958 and 1959 were all '32 Ford Coupes. Bob Bushef had a '32 five window for '57 and '58 while Bill Starks drove both a...
Forum: Race Tracks 01-06-2017, 04:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 12,167
Posted By parrot
Re: Devils Motor Club

Ratrod66, there was a car from Ogallala, one from Peetz, CO and three from Haxton, CO, but believe the others were all from Sidney and the farming community around there. I don't have another #100...
Forum: Modifieds 12-09-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,027
Posted By parrot
Re: Larry DeChants #100 Modified

Tailpipe47 thanks for that early history chronology on Larry Dechant's #100. Great stuff! Always enjoy reading/learning about car history of Lakeside Speedway. Also enjoyed your explanation of the...
Forum: General Discussion about Racing History 09-01-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,309
Posted By parrot
Re: Vintage Hot Rod Race Cars Compete on a Colorado Mountain Pass

Thanks Buzz, for this most entertaining post.
Forum: Stock Cars 08-07-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,288
Posted By parrot
Re: Vintage Racing pics

Scott: Yes, thanks for posting those photos. I was just a kid on a bike peddling my way out to the local fairgrounds during those early stock car days, so that remains my favorite era. Can't get...
Forum: The Drivers 07-20-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,369
Posted By parrot
Re: GREG HIGGINS - The Two Minute Interview

Thanks Jerry, always enjoy your figure 8 stuff. Sorry to hear about Mr. Higgins.
Forum: Race Tracks 02-08-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,505
Posted By parrot
Re: 1969 Tri State auto show

Thanks for the post. Good stuff, the part of the Sabers show I always looked forward to the most. Usually a display of cars from both Lakeside and Englewood Speedways were on display.
Forum: New Members Post Here First! 11-14-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,017
Posted By parrot
Re: Hello new guy looking for some information.

Cody, here's what I've been able to dig up. This photo appears to fit your description and appears to be a program photo based on the graininess. Caption that was under it ID's it as 1965 with...
Forum: Chit Chat 07-06-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,926
Posted By parrot
Re: Olen McGuire has left us

So sorry, I'm really going to miss Olen. A real asset to this site. R.I.P. Olen.
Forum: General Discussion about Racing History 06-23-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 15,335
Posted By parrot
Re: 50 YEARS AGO, Denver's LAKESIDE SPEEDWAY

A few more from 1964, a season that began a little slow, but by season's end, there were just over a hundred different cars that passed through the gate.

My favorite version of the green #42 Sam...
Forum: General Discussion about Racing History 06-23-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 15,335
Posted By parrot
Re: 50 YEARS AGO, Denver's LAKESIDE SPEEDWAY

Keeping the "50 Years Ago" theme going, here's a few photos of the CARC cars now from 1964. It was always fun to see new cars, new paint schemes and driver changes for the new season.

Bart...
Forum: Chit Chat 06-19-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,370
Posted By parrot
Re: Get Well Prayers needed

Just back in town, sorry to hear about Olen. Will ad my prayers to those above.
Forum: The Checkered Flag 06-19-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,249
Posted By parrot
Re: "Speedy" Bill Smith

Never forget when a bunch of us kids rode to the track at York, Nebraska where I saw Speedy Bill for the first time piloting his #4 sedan. Have admired him ever since.
Forum: Chit Chat 06-19-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,917
Posted By parrot
Re: Happy Birthday Mitch

Oops! Been gone, sorry I missed it. Hope it was a great one, Mitch.
Forum: Race Tracks 05-04-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 12,167
Posted By parrot
Re: Devils Motor Club

Here we are again, Sunday May 4th, a memorable day for me, only it was May 4th, 1952. That was the first race of the season for the Devils Motor Club and I couldn't wait. Here are a few more of...
Forum: Race Tracks 05-01-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 12,167
Posted By parrot
Re: Devils Motor Club

dlaffarm, happy that you contacted this site. Made my day, knowing that there is more out there. Just as I was getting ready to post more photos. I've forgotten many of the names so looking...
Forum: ARM News 04-24-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,037
Posted By parrot
Re: Happy 6th Birthday Auto Racing Memories!

I echo the sentiments above. Great site, and I'm on here again today just to go over some of those memories again. May this site have many more wonderful years.
Forum: Race Tracks 03-06-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 11,966
Posted By parrot
Re: Dupont Speedway - Denver, CO.

http://autoracingmemories.com/forums/picture.php?albumid=31&pictureid=7662 Really interesting thread, thanks Jerry Lee. Ran across this photo in my stuff, don't know where it came from, maybe one of...
Forum: Chit Chat 02-16-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,497
Posted By parrot
Re: Happy Birthday Rick Losh

I'll second that, HBD Rick!
Forum: New Members Post Here First! 02-14-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,805
Posted By parrot
Re: New from Cheyenne Wy

Roof Dude, thanks for that post. Good looking Altered. Refreshing to have some drag racing chatter on this site. Hope to see more of your stuff. And You gotta love that name, The Soda Pop Gang!
Forum: General Discussion about Racing History 02-14-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,172
Posted By parrot
Re: Goodbye

I agree Webby. Didn't see an issue then, don't see it now. Just a misinterpretation I guess. We all come from a variety of sources of motor sports interests, have similar interests in any given...
Forum: Chit Chat 12-04-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,157
Posted By parrot
Re: The Golden Chariot and The Nifty Fifty

Couple of very well detailed models. Thanks Rick.
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