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Sprint Cars & Champ Cars The big brother(s) to the midget these open wheel beasts have a rich heritage in our auto racing memories.

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Old 01-02-2015, 03:03 AM   #51
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I get a laugh whenever I think how Gary Ponzini would complain when he had to install a cage on his car, he hated it, bitched, whined and mumbled about how he couldn't see anything ... one of the good old time sprint car drivers. The more I read the more I realize how fortunate I was to not only grow up in the 60's and 70's era of sprint car racing but how absolutely blessed I am to have been allowed to hang out with and work for Fred and Gary .... great guys
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Old 12-08-2016, 01:00 PM   #52
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Hi Mitch, Ralph Liguori was one of my favorites to watch back in the day. Im his cousin, he is 90 now and not in good health. I think he pushed mediocre rides to the limit. Have a great day, Bob.
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