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Words and photos by Janice Johnt
Rick Osborn in the “38 Special” 1938 Chevy truck out of Appomattox, VA.
Rick and Terri rack up thousands of miles a year attending Gasser races all over the country.
Their “38 Special” is powered by a Hilborn injected 383 small block Chevy. The Osborns traveled over 1400 miles round trip to attend GBO4!
After attending 22 races this year, Rick and the “38 Special” will finish the year off with an induction into the Hard Core Drag Racing Legion of Honor.
Kevin Mallahan gives a young fan a ride in his “Cheap Thrill” 1952 Chevy -
Rick Osborn from Appomattox, VA has a great time as he gives young fans a ride in his “38 Special” 1938 Chevy truck
Tim Rockman out of Defuniak Springs, FL in the “Big Rock” 1959 Simca
Shawn Peterman out of Cumming, GA in his big block powered 1956 Ford. Shawn and his wife Dana have participated in all 4 of the Gasser Blowout events!
Aubrey Padgett of Evergreen, AL in the “Big Iron” 1950 Chevy. At 83 years young, Aubrey still pilots the “Big Iron” at area Nostalgia races!
Lee Barnes in the “Gold Rush” 1966 GTO out of Piedmont, SC
David Church out of Jackson, MS in his 292 y-block powered 1955 Ford Thunderbird - Travis Martin out of Travelers Rest, SC in the “Sucker Punch” 1963 ½ Falcon Sprint (left lane) takes on Lee Barnes out of Piedmont, SC in the “Gold Rush” 1966 GTO.
Randy Stone in his “Bootlegger” 1955 out of Westminster, SC (left lane) takes on Kevin Mallahan in his “Cheap Thrill” 1952 (right lane)
Jimmy Spinks out of Brewton, AL launches off the line in his “Country Boy” 1955 Chevy. The “Country Boy” is a regular at local Nostalgia events! -
Robbie Roberson in his “Lost Wages” 1956 Chevy from Eight Mile, AL (left lane) takes on Larry Bagwell in “The Beast” 1955 Chevy
Bill Ziel in his “KraZy” 1941 Willys out of Santa Rosa Beach, FL
Bill Sturtsman in the “Little Rascal II” out of Pensacola, FL (left lane) and Robby Karcher in the “Yella Dawg” 1964 Chevelle out of Mobile, AL
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