By now the entire world know that Mickey's son Danny set a new AA/FS record of 406.7mph at Bonneville last month with Mickey's rebuilt Challenger 2 but I came across this picture of the two that I thought was worth posting here if for no other reason than it's a cool pic. :)
1986 Sidewinder18ss (Thompson) 460 jet $3500
1986 Sidewinder 18ss (by Thompson) with 460 Berkley jet for sale
These boats are a classic factory hot boat. Runs great. Fast
Length 17’8”, beam 84”, weight=1900#, 460 ci Ford, Berkley 12 Jet drive, Place performance diverter for incredible...
pretty cool find!! after acetoning the block for the 100th time i noticed the block was stamped (MICKEY THOMPSON) on the oil pan rail.. I know the block came from Bob Cunnignham but im not sure were he got the block from. thought this was pretty cool piece of history !!!!