Seaton’s Shaker Raced at Detroit Dragway

The 60's were a great time for us hot rod lovers at Detroit Dragway.  One of the hot rods that raced… [more]

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Vince Porcelli Michigan Dragracer

  Just a little reminiscing! When I think about all the good times I had and all the good friends… [more]

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Len Richter

Michigan has loss one of it's best drag racers from the 60's & 70's, Len Richter.  Len is probably… [more]

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Seaton’s Shaker Raced at Detroit Dragway

The 60′s were a great time for us hot rod lovers at Detroit Dragway.  One of the hot rods that raced at the ole “Dirty D” was Pete Seaton’s cars “Seaton Shaker”…

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Dick Smith Raced The Dodge Firebrewed at Detroit Dragway

Richard “Dick” Smith raced his Factory Lightweight 1965  altered-wheelbase Super Stock Dodge Coronet at Detroit Dragway.  Richard raced his Dodge named ” Firebrewed” at Detroit Dragway…

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Perry Wyatt and His “Super Camaro” Raced at Detroit Dragway

My Father, Perry Shannon Wyatt Sr. came to Michigan in 1959 with the dream of finding a better life. At just Sixteen years old when he arrived and moved in with his older brother, he immediately found a job at a Used Car..

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Pete Gentile and His Chevy “Injecticide”

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Bill Stinson Photo Detroit Dragway

Pete Gentile raced his 55 Chevrolet named “Gentile’s Injecticide” at Detroit Dragway.  Pete spent a lot of time racing Injecticide through the years. Today you can still see Pete & Gentile’s Injecticide at car cruises, and car shows

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Old Photos From Detroit Dragway

Well we were lucky enough to purchase some old negatives with rights from an ebay auction.  I wish I knew the photographer’s name but it is unknown… Read more…


The Dennett Brothers Raced at Detroit Dragway

1968PsychoatMilanvsaFord15One for the main things we wanted to do at DetroitDragway.com is to preserve the memory of this track and all the people that made Detroit Dragway the destination for so many of the top hot rods & drivers. Along with all the people that spent their weekends racing, and watching the races.  I have people sending me photos from times past at the DD…

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Red Line Shirt Club Detroit Dragway T Shirt

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DetroitDragway.com-Red Line Shirt Club

Line Shirt Club contacted us a couple of months ago stating they would like to do a Detroit Dragway shirt.  We were more than happy to say yes.  Red Line Shirt Club makes nostalgia drag racing shirts…

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Big Daddy Raced at Detroit Dragway

DSC06750Don “Big Daddy” Garlits was one of the racers that helped make dragracing the sport it is today.  Don raced many time at Detroit Dragway.  He set many records, and help make dragracing safer for the top fullers.

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