Midget carsalso speedcars in Australia, is a class of racing cars. The cars are very small with a very high power-to-weight ratio and typically use four cylinder engines. They originated in the United States in the s and are raced on most continents.
After the racing season, the car passed through the hands of Jerry Meyers, Jeff Minnebraker and finally Dean Buckley. InWes Kroeze acquired the car from Dean in "basket condition". Inhis son Steve inherited the car and began the seven plus year restoration project with some help and advice from Chuck Fawcett, the last remaining member of the original 95 race team.
Of Torrance CA. It has been completely In-out box quick change rear
I come across some neat stuff while hunting for old hot rod parts. Sometimes I find something odd or intersting and hang it up on the shop walls. Most times I pass. However, in a recent search for some parts, I came across a vintage Race-Craft quarter midget that I had to track down.
In different countries there are different forms of racing available to youngsters. It seems like many of the kids who participate end up having a career in racing or the wider racing industry. It just breeds a different type of competitor.
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Our appreciation to Bart Stevens from Irving, Texas for the invitation to join in on the fun on September 22, This year we will have Paul Page as the Master of Ceremony since one of the feature presentations this year will be about our regular Master of Ceremony, 3-time Indy winner, Johnny Rutherford. The second presentation will be about the history of Quarter Midgets, a craze that swept the Nation in the s.