Post Tagged with: "2004"

Dalrymples and Linders (issue 60)
by / on July 31, 2004 at 4:47 pm / in Drag Racing, Feature Article, Washington

Dalrymples and Linders (issue 60)

Family racing with the Dalrymples and Linders

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Matt Murphy and Joe Constance (issue 60)
by / on July 31, 2004 at 4:47 pm / in Feature Article, Stock Cars, Washington

Matt Murphy and Joe Constance (issue 60)

Matt Murphy

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Mike Lewis (issue 60)
by / on July 31, 2004 at 4:47 pm / in Drag Racing, Feature Article, Washington

Mike Lewis (issue 60)

Mike Lewis at Bremerton Raceway

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Champ Cars at Portland (issue 60)
by / on July 31, 2004 at 4:47 pm / in Photopage

Champ Cars at Portland (issue 60)

Champ Cars at Portland Int’l Raceway

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Glenn Borden Jr. (issue 60)
by / on July 30, 2004 at 4:47 pm / in Feature Article, Open Wheels, Washington

Glenn Borden Jr. (issue 60)

Glenn Borden Jr.

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Late Model Challenge Series (issue 60)
by / on July 24, 2004 at 4:47 pm / in Feature Article, Stock Cars, Washington

Late Model Challenge Series (issue 60)

Late Model Challenge Series

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John Swiglo (issue 59)
by / on June 25, 2004 at 4:47 pm / in Feature Article, Open Wheels, Washington

John Swiglo (issue 59)

(By Craig Murphy) Defending Modified division champion Jon Swiglo hopes he gets to enjoy the renovated Grays Harbor Raceway in Elma. “We’re kinda fouled up this year,” Swiglo said in mid-April from his home in Pe Ell. “Everything kinda hit us at once. Normally at this time we have the car 100 percent ready to go. We don’t even have the motor in right now. We’ve been kinda busy. We’re taking it a little lighter this year. It would be nice (to run the full schedule) but doggone it’s tough.”

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Rick Welter (issue 59)
by / on June 25, 2004 at 4:47 pm / in Drag Racing, Feature Article, Washington

Rick Welter (issue 59)

Two years ago, the inspiration for the Quasar Blue with silver flames paint scheme on Rick Welter’s ’67 Belvedere came from a shirt that son Justin was wearing. Welter piloted the “blue car” to the 2003 Pro Bracket title at Bremerton Raceway. Race fans may recall the Port Ludlow racer behind the wheel of another ’67 Belvedere, Savage, as the track’s 2000 Pro bracket champ.

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Russ Rockwell (issue 59)
by / on June 25, 2004 at 4:47 pm / in Feature Article, Other Motorsports, Washington

Russ Rockwell (issue 59)

Tumwater motorcycle racer Russ Rockwell goes by the fitting moniker: Rock. With early wins already at the national event in Phoenix and a West divisional race, Rockwell has rocketed to seventh nationally in the All Harley Drag Race Associations’s Super Gas points chase. Rockell also nabbed a win at Bremerton Raceway’s season opener April 11.

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Jody and Toby Lang (issue 59)
by / on June 25, 2004 at 4:47 pm / in Drag Racing, Feature Article, Washington

Jody and Toby Lang (issue 59)

Deliberate. Jody Lang sums up his racing philosophy with a single word. His brother Toby would agree, saying that Jody’s attention to detail has led to his consistent success in the Pro and Sportsman brackets at Bremerton. Jody says he’ll race pretty much anything with no electronics. “It’s not the speed,” he emphasizes. “It’s the competition.”

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