Ernie Lacuk Special - Driven by Dutch Van Tassel of Fresno, won the first sanctioned race at Capital Speedway in Sacramanto in 1933. The 4 cylinder engine is 1/2 of a Marmon automobile straight power plant. Frame rails, front and rear axles, and wheels are made from Model T components. This car is courtesy of Doug and Marshell Van Tassel. For more visit In Dan Rouits flattrack museum, www.vft.org/rouit.html
Last Edit: Oct 27, 2009 10:58:56 GMT 1 by kiwikid34
This is a really beautiful car, all that a midget should be. It looks like a prototype in design for the Skirrows. This is what midgets were meant to be, not like those rear-engine monstrosities that currently dominate the UK's GP Midget Car scene.
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