Bristol Dragway (Images of Sports) by David M. McGee,Kenny Bernstein

By David M. McGee,Kenny Bernstein

Bristol Dragway was once carved into an East Tennessee
mountainside in 1965. within the greater than 4 decades
since, the song often called "Thunder Valley" has carved its area of interest as a world-class facility in expert drag racing. situated adjoining to Bristol Motor Speedway, the dragway's well-earned nickname stems from the original acoustic adventure fanatics get while the facility of limitless racing engines echoes off the close by hillsides. Bristol Dragway retraces the track's early historical past, its position in shaping the game, and its go back to prominence after an $18 million maintenance within the overdue Nineteen Nineties. The ebook good points photos of drag racing's maximum stars and chronicles a long time of the sport's so much memorable moments.

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