I'm curious what changes, if any, were made to your boat set up when you changed from running 1/4 mile to 1,000 feet or 800 feet.
My primary interest is with the flat runner bottoms, but hydro's would be interesting too. More specifically, flats in the 8 or 9 second 1/4 mile class.
Happened 29 years ago yesterday.
And here is the car, driver, tuner, both owners, and the team manager.
The short blonde is not only the looks, but also the brains of the team.
4.990 at 288.55 on 4/9/88, the day that seemed to demand it.
Yes, we are both alive and well and happy and...
August 10, 2013 Little Wall Lake in Jewel Iowa
Upper Midwest Powerboat Association UMPBA Drag Races
9:00 AM - Qualifying runs can be made
11:00 AM - Drivers meeting
12:00 PM - Races Start
Camping is available.
View Map 3540 Little Wall Lake...
UMPBA 1/4 mile drag racing August 10 at the "WALL" Jewel Iowa @ little wall lake The Jewell, Iowa race is now officially on the books……..this race is replacing the cancelled Carter Lake/Omaha race…..
Race date is August 10, 2013….Qualifying runs can be made starting at 9:00 AM…..Drivers...
has anyone ever measured how much fuel it takes to sit on the rope idling for 35 sec and make a 1/4 mile pass???...N/A...no nitrous...i found a tank i really like for the new boat but its only 1 gallon
The umpba is hosting it's second race of the season on lake Hanska just south of New Ulm MN on Saturday june 18. Races are free to come watch and just $35 for new boaters to race. Registration is at the city park in Hanska food and beverages will be provided starting at 6 on Friday night...
Found this sitting under tarps behind a Denver warehouse....floors and stringers rock solid and hull is in great shape, a couple of minor cracks in floor and cap but nothing major....It will be on it's way to So.Cal. in a week or so....:D... i see a small block in it's future.....
I'm here in Washington for 2 weeks house sitting for my wife's son and family. I wasn't able to bring my boat, but would like to meet some of you for a beer, talk boats, whatever. PM or call me on my cell 707.481.0633
Sorry Hot Boaters the Red Barons (airplane guy's) are in the 1/4 mile cove this Friday and Saturday you will not have access to 1/4 mile cove unless by boat. You may however still use the South Entrance Boat Ramp. If you close the gate behind you the Jet Skiers and Wake boaters won't be able to...
I head on over to Car Toyz. My batteries were acting funny that I had purchased from them last year along with my stereo set up. They test it and determmine that one of my batteries (big ass stingers or whatever they are called) is bad. They do not have one in stock but would replace it at no...
This year we at the NJBA have changed our format.I think this will benefit the OUTBOARD racers.We will have our brackets of 7,8,9,10,and above brackets.We are also starting a new form of bracket racing!This will have a staggerd start light.This will allow everyone to have a equal chance of...