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Forum topic by MT_Stringer posted 04-16-2013 04:49 PM 1458 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-16-2013 04:49 PM

I took the weekend off and helped a friend cover the Nostalgic Drag Races in Sealy, Tx. Here are a few of my favorites. Lots of old timers there. Cars had to be 1973 models or older.

Hope you like them.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#1 posted 04-16-2013 05:12 PM

Nicely done, that brings back some old memories….

-- Mike

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#2 posted 04-16-2013 11:57 PM

I dreamed of owning a car like this many times but never could afford to build one like it. 55 Chevy with blown 502 cu in engine. The owner is a young 70 years old! Living life large. :-)

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#3 posted 04-17-2013 01:03 AM

cool.i love the old cars!!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#4 posted 04-17-2013 01:19 AM

Love the 55s.

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#5 posted 04-17-2013 01:44 AM

Your 70 year old friend has the right idea: “Go big or go home!” Thanks for the memories.

Mine was a 1970 SS 396 El Camino

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#6 posted 04-17-2013 07:15 AM

I hate people with money to burn (out)....................

-- mike...............

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#7 posted 04-18-2013 01:37 AM

Love those 55’s! I had 3 of them and one was a convert. I should have kept it!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#8 posted 04-18-2013 02:17 AM

That red Nova almost got me!

The pics have been uploaded to the photographers website. The filenames of my pics all start with “MTH”. Russell shoots Nikon so his have the “DSCfilenames.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#9 posted 04-24-2013 04:28 AM

I’d take just about anything with tubs as big as that teal (don’t know the proper color name) Chevy. She really is a dreamboat though with great attention to detail. Love the side exit exhaust as well. Great pics, glad I came across them. Thanks for sharing.

-- -Andy ~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~

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