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    Iowa 348/409 Drag Race July 23,24, & 25 at Onawa Dragway $ 4000 payout now….to the racers

    Not done yet cash is Sunday eliminations. Saturday was for track trophy's winner & runner up. plus Sundays winner & runner up get track trophy’s
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    Iowa 348/409 Drag Race July 23,24, & 25 at Onawa Dragway $ 4000 payout now….to the racers

    We will also have food we will provide for all of our 348/409 racers and attendees with the 348/409 racers around 5 pm Saturday in the air conditioned large track building next to the start line. Lots of tables in the building. The track will have for the A/FX racers and the Gasser group and...
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    Iowa 348/409 Drag Race July 23,24, & 25 at Onawa Dragway $ 4000 payout now….to the racers

    After time trials on Saturday the track will award winner and runner trophy's “ if we want to have eliminations” on Saturday addition to our Sundays eliminations. The winner and runner up for Sunday will also get track trophy’s in addition to our cash awards for Sunday eliminations. I think...
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    1962 409 cooling fan clutch

    here is picture off set of original clutches and an original factory 5 bladed fan that I have kept. These came off of my 62 restorations over the years -two types on the table that I think were correct. The ones with the small spring and raised areas around the spring were on 327's and maybe...
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    Iowa 348/409 Drag Race July 23,24, & 25 at Onawa Dragway $ 4000 payout now….to the racers

    Stan, which manifold did you break - the 925/926 exhaust manifolds - added to late 62 409 motors by GM ? Show Cars sells each side of these separately. Or the 682/683 manifolds used on 62 409/409 HP engines ? I have both sides 925/926 manifolds on my bench -one of them would bolt right up -...
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    Iowa 348/409 Drag Race July 23,24, & 25 at Onawa Dragway $ 4000 payout now….to the racers

    Yes - one more making new list tonight Gary Jesperson & Lou Savio - 62 Belair Prehistoric Rat Paul
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    Recommendations for 1959 Impala Dash

    Al Knock makes quality dashes. Does your 59 have an original core that can be covered like 61-64 padded dashes?
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    Ames foundation car collection

    Was the blue Lambrecht Chevy Auction ( in Nebraska) pickup the 1958 Cameo one with the black stripe? The auction results state that it had 1.3 miles ( I remember after attending that auction that the Cameo pickup - an article on the auction said went east to New Hampshire for $140,000) I heard...
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    Iowa 348/409 Drag Race July 23,24, & 25 at Onawa Dragway $ 4000 payout now….to the racers

    I just received an additional $ 1000 from a good long term friend this week to add to our $3000 purse for a $4000 total purse. All this money was donated only for our 348/409 racer and racers As the flyer states $ 1000 goes to the winner, donated by our local Chevy Dealer -Knoefler Chevrolet...
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    Ciadella or CARS???

    I thought it would might work. Saves some real $
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    Ciadella or CARS???

    they sent me an email for being a customer, for their 45th anniversary --the discount code on the email was # 417 order by July 31st. You will have to call them to see if they will give you the discount if you give them the code and info I listed above. Paul
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    Ciadella or CARS???

    I have installed at least 6 Cars 62 Impala interiors over the years ( including a blue 62 Belair interior in a friend bubbletoo) and still own 2-62’s with a Cars Inc interiors and one 62 SS convertible with a Ciadella interior. I consider both companies the same for quality. i assume you have...
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    Ciadella or CARS???

    I have seen a number of restored 62 bubble tops while watching the value of 62’s and just looking at 62’s with the earlier repro interiors ( over the last 15 years) that either have missing the rectangular pieces on the doors and the seat covers have the same covers you have and door panels...
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    Ciadella or CARS???

    To my knowledge the small colored rectangles never matched the originals during that time frame. in fact some early reproduction Belair interiors reproduced did not even have the rectangles. I have pictures of my friends 62 red interior Belair hardtop interior without the rectangles. that is...
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    Anyone have a copy of Super Chevy March of 1984 I can buy or at least make some good copies of?

    Randy, I am almost sure I have that issue of Super Chevy. I will check by tomorrow. Paul
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