Bballchico’s albums. The big ramp-truck send-off column. Jim Eshelman sent the following three images, which he took at his first AHRA national event at Beeline Dragway in early 1967.
"I was 17 years old; man, how time flies," he wrote. This is Al Vanderwoude's famed Flying Dutchman. Just as the ramp trucks themselves passed into history, to be replaced by enclosed trailers, then fifth-wheel trailers, and ultimately 18-wheelers, so too must end (for now) the history of ramp trucks here. Oh sure, I could (and probably will) continue to receive images until trailers no longer have tires but float along on cushions of air on highways in the sky, but I thought I’d give this popular thread a massive send-off today. It has been tremendous fun, and I've received tons and tons of thank-yous from the Insider Nation for looking back at this great period in our sport's history. My quick count shows about 57 truck photos … damn, would have liked to have had 64. OK, on with the show.
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All photos courtesy Mecum Auctions. The one-of-one built 1967 Shelby G.T. 500 Super Snake may never have been, except for a conversation between Carroll Shelby and car sales executive (and former Shelby American employee) Don McCain. McCain suggested that there was room atop the supercar food chain for a Shelby-tuned Mustang even higher in performance than the G.T. 500, perhaps using the 427-cu.in. V-8 from the Ford GT40 Mk II race car. Shelby directed engineer Fred Goodell to make it so. Though McCain was adamant that he could sell as many as 50 Super Snakes for Shelby American, production was limited to just the single example built using an existing G.T. 500 reserved for the Goodyear “Thunderbolt” tire test (to be entirely accurate, two other 1967 Shelby G.T. 500s were constructed with the 427-cu.in.
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