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Forum: Race Tracks 05-12-2012, 11:11 PM
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Reminiscing... Old Pikes Peak Speedway
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Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Re: Old Pikes Peak Speedway

You mentioned Alvin Brownings 289 ford, it was sweet, but Dick Heikes had a little ford 260 in his 55 ford when Alvin was still running the 292/312s. Dicks car had an incredible sound to it. Sounded...
Forum: Race Tracks 12-30-2011, 01:50 PM
Replies: 180
Reminiscing... Old Pikes Peak Speedway
Views: 93,955
Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Re: Old Pikes Peak Speedway

My Brother had a 55 chevrolet in late 69 or early 1970. It was painted bright yellow sponsored by Denny's resturant . It was not very fast mostly just in the way and usually got into a hooligan race...
Forum: General Discussion about Racing History 06-06-2011, 12:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 18,514
Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Re: Unknown Vintage Racing Pics (Do You Know?)

This may not be vintage enough, but does anyone on here have any old picts of Pikes peak speedway where the 00x if Glen Bowers cars can be seen again?He had some great cars back in the late 60s . 55...
Forum: Chit Chat 02-07-2011, 06:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 20,056
Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Re: Pikes Peak Speedway - "The Action Track"

Bill, Your album of pictures is priceless. There is even a picture of me in one of them...I just posted an album on the album page of my Meridian car. Check it out.
Forum: New Members Post Here First! 09-12-2010, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4
Introduction... Larry Martin (My Dad)
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Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Re: Larry Martin (My Dad)

Now I would come to a reunion like that. I spend a lot Fri and Sat nights at PPS and have many great memories. One I have is the old yellow 55 chevy that my brother and Floyd Perrin put together with...
Forum: Race Tracks 09-01-2010, 03:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,707
Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Re: pikes peak hill climb

great pricures...I got to go to the hill climb only once during my stay in the Springs, I believe it was 1970 and I think that was the year that Bill Daniels ran a 70 monte carlo. In fact, I was...
Forum: New Members Post Here First! 07-28-2010, 10:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,854
Posted By dannyracer6
Re: Blue max

Diddo on watching that blue falcon at pps...by the way mike, How do I get to those three sites you spoke of...I have been looking all over here trying to find them. I finally found Bill, He sent me...
Forum: New Members Post Here First! 07-22-2010, 11:42 PM
Replies: 4
Introduction... New member
Views: 2,483
Posted By dannyracer6
Re: New member

Wow, Have we got some catching up to do...Welcome. I have been on here for some time now. My e mail is dannyracer6@yahoo.com. I am full of memories of the late 60s and early 70s. remember when I...
Forum: Stock Cars 06-21-2010, 01:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,832
Posted By dannyracer6
Re: Odie Robertsons #52 Grand National Monte Carlo

I remember seeing Odie win the fall classic at Black Hills Speedway in 1975 driving the OLY (Olympia) white and gold Monte Carlo. He had a flat tire at the beginning and came all the way from the...
Forum: Stock Cars 03-09-2010, 10:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,829
Posted By dannyracer6
Re: Odie Robertsons #21 Camaro Dirt Car

superstroke,
I remember the only time I saw Ode race in person, I was living in Rapid City SD in 1974-5 and they had a late model dirt championship race in the Fall. He was driving at that time the...
Forum: The Drivers 03-09-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 14,098
Posted By dannyracer6
Re: 555 Triple Nickle Pikes Peak Speedway.........

Impala,
Sometime in I think 73 I believe they had opened the new speedway out on 94 that Bonicelli built with the drag strip. It was a 1/4 mile and by then they had switched to all newer bodys like...
Forum: The Drivers 03-09-2010, 09:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 14,098
Posted By dannyracer6
Re: 555 Triple Nickle Pikes Peak Speedway.........

I seem to remember a Larry Anderson from that era. Does anyone remember him. I really like to see those old photos. Anyone have any of the green 83 of Bill Walters. I had a bunch of old programs and...
Forum: The Drivers 02-20-2010, 10:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 14,098
Posted By dannyracer6
Re: 555 Triple Nickle Pikes Peak Speedway.........

Az,
I remember him. Who could ever forget Beck calling out his name and number. I believe if I am not mistaken, Beck coined the words, "heres the 555, triple nickle, Jerry Sikora, "across the...
Forum: The Drivers 02-19-2010, 04:40 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 26,557
Posted By dannyracer6
Re: Ronnie McDowell

Mike,
I cant think that we did not cross paths then. I remember "little Craig" well. We, My wife and i spent many evenings at the Paddock home. I remember when Delbert bought Eileen her new pink...
Forum: Race Tracks 02-19-2010, 09:08 AM
Replies: 180
Reminiscing... Old Pikes Peak Speedway
Views: 93,955
Posted By dannyracer6
Re: Old Pikes Peak Speedway

It was Rustic Hills Standard, and It was on his brown 55 and later on his camaro. I remember in 70 I think he put on a string of fast times that was incredible. I also remember standing in Carl...
Forum: The Drivers 02-19-2010, 08:49 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 26,557
Posted By dannyracer6
Re: Ronnie McDowell

Hey Mike,
Are you still in the Springs? Have you ever made any contact with Bill Walter in past years? Last time I saw him was in 1998. Would really like to make a connection. Planning to be in the...
Forum: Race Tracks 02-16-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 180
Reminiscing... Old Pikes Peak Speedway
Views: 93,955
Posted By dannyracer6
Re: Old Pikes Peak Speedway

Memories are wonderful things. I remember most if not all of what you guys have been sharing. 67 thru 74 were awesome years at Old PPS. I was a member. still have my cards issued from the speedway...
Forum: Race Tracks 11-06-2009, 01:23 PM
Replies: 180
Reminiscing... Old Pikes Peak Speedway
Views: 93,955
Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Re: Old Pikes Peak Speedway

Yeah,
Alvin went to mustangs after 69. Most of the ford guys went to the larger motors as did the rest of them as soon as they opened it up. The old y block fords and little 265s were getting...
Forum: Race Tracks 11-05-2009, 07:59 PM
Replies: 180
Reminiscing... Old Pikes Peak Speedway
Views: 93,955
Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Re: Old Pikes Peak Speedway

You Guys,
This stuff is priceless. I gobble it up since I spent 68--72 in Col Springs and hardly missed a race. I did spend a lot of time with Bill Walters and the #83 55 chev. It was candy green...
Forum: The Drivers 11-04-2009, 11:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 26,557
Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Re: Ronnie McDowell

It is too bad that after PPS and the other track out on 94, went away, nothing really happened in CS until the now defunct New PPS. Such a waste of good talent, but then nothing stays forever accept...
Forum: The Drivers 11-03-2009, 06:11 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 26,557
Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Re: Ronnie McDowell

HEy, do you guys remember Ronny's little yellow and black 61-62 nova? I remember watching him at old Raceway park and it looked like there was no one who could beat him. He would start at the back...
Forum: New Members Post Here First! 11-02-2009, 05:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,896
Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Re: Glad to find this site.

Thanks all, for the welcome,
Mike, I do not remember you, Ya know how the years can fog up memories. However, If you were on Bill's team then, I bet we were acquaintences. Rhonda and Bill were good...
Forum: New Members Post Here First! 10-30-2009, 03:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,896
Posted By dannyracer6
Smile Glad to find this site.

Hi Ya all.
I am so glad to find this site. My name is Dan Smith. I spent 5 years in Colo. Springs where I met my wife who was born and raised there. She went to Palmer HS. We have been married for...
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