FUNNY CAR FEVER IN QUIZ LAND
It's official! Everyone has gone crazy over Nostalgia Nitro Funny Cars. Or is it Nitro Nostalgia Funny Cars? Or is it Plastic Fantastics, or Old School Floppers, or what. Oh, ya say we're supposed to use the AA/FC designation. Fine by the Quizzter. Call them as you see them, but while you're pondering that angle, take the Quiz. Psst... it's about AA/FC's - some from tine past, some from the very recent past. Hit the starter button...now!
Congratulations to our July quiz winners, James Butler Brooke , was the first to answer 4/5 questions correctly! Below are the July answers.
JULY QUIZ ANSWERS
#1 AHRA had 'em first,but NHRA added Funny cars to the lineup in 1969. Who was the first official NHRA national event F/C winner (at the '69 Winternats)? C CLARE SANDERS
#2 Barry Setzer's legendary Vega, with Pat Foster driving was a factor wherever it raced. When and where did it score it's first NHRA national event win? C 1973 GATOR NATIONALS
#3 There have been some great "underdog" stories at the U.S. Nationals, including Gary Burgin's win with his Orange Baron Mustang. What year did it occur? B 1977
#4 Dale Pulde's War Eagle Trans Am was one of the most successful cars in funny car history. He was IHRA Funny Car champ in what year? B 1977