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« on: January 21, 2012, 03:25:12 am »

heres a couple
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« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2012, 03:30:28 am »

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« Reply #2 on: January 21, 2012, 03:33:14 am »

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« Reply #3 on: January 21, 2012, 03:49:51 am »

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« Reply #4 on: January 21, 2012, 05:55:56 am »

   Gotta love that rubber coated fence............behind burnout box  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: January 21, 2012, 05:56:15 am »

Awesome - thanks!
Miss the place...
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« Reply #6 on: January 21, 2012, 06:52:59 am »

I miss that place. 
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« Reply #7 on: January 21, 2012, 10:18:04 am »

Great pics! Even I miss that place! Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: January 21, 2012, 10:41:38 am »

thx for sharing
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« Reply #9 on: January 21, 2012, 12:18:44 pm »

Great photo's..1st time I went to Carlsbad was in the 70's..when it had the skatepark Wink..is the 67 in the 5th photo the 10second turbo street car ?..I remeber reading about that in Trends ( i think) and can anyone shed any light on the other racecars?..obviously we all know the Klingamen and Smith cars....
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« Reply #10 on: January 21, 2012, 14:13:12 pm »

How about the attire, the picture with the Wayne Davis car, the 2 behind the fence....they just come from playing tennis?  Great pix
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« Reply #11 on: January 21, 2012, 16:38:47 pm »

Great photo's..1st time I went to Carlsbad was in the 70's..when it had the skatepark Wink..is the 67 in the 5th photo the 10second turbo street car ?..I remeber reading about that in Trends ( i think) and can anyone shed any light on the other racecars?..obviously we all know the Klingamen and Smith cars....




i dont remeber...but i believe it was a turbo...cant recall who...it will come to me.....and yes i miss that place to...good times
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« Reply #12 on: January 21, 2012, 16:56:57 pm »

a few from SCS showdown...ok pics i guess
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« Reply #13 on: January 21, 2012, 16:59:45 pm »

some remember the red car and the owners
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« Reply #14 on: January 21, 2012, 17:11:31 pm »

Great Photos and a Blast from the Past!  Brings back alot of great memories!

Thanks so much for sharing!
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« Reply #15 on: January 21, 2012, 18:03:03 pm »

I think I might have posted these in a post some time ago but since these were taken at Carlsbad I tought it was a good fit.
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« Reply #16 on: January 21, 2012, 18:43:06 pm »

bring em on larry....very cool Grin
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« Reply #17 on: January 21, 2012, 19:21:18 pm »

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« Reply #18 on: January 21, 2012, 20:51:48 pm »

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« Reply #20 on: January 21, 2012, 21:32:59 pm »

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« Reply #21 on: January 23, 2012, 18:51:40 pm »

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Wow, that brings back some good memories. The yellow late model w/erco's is Ray Medrano's car. (Jose older brother) Did a lot of street racing back in the day..
Just plain bad ass.. Grin

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« Reply #22 on: January 23, 2012, 19:07:11 pm »

Can anyone make out the plate on the red Ghia cab? It looks like Gary Topal's maybe. Plate would have been TOPAL
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« Reply #23 on: January 23, 2012, 19:13:32 pm »

Can anyone make out the plate on the red Ghia cab? It looks like Gary Topal's maybe. Plate would have been TOPAL
You got it!  Wink
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« Reply #24 on: January 23, 2012, 19:14:23 pm »

Can anyone make out the plate on the red Ghia cab? It looks like Gary Topal's maybe. Plate would have been TOPAL
You got it!  Wink

Cool! That's what I thought.

Copied to the DKK Archives!  Grin
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« Reply #25 on: January 23, 2012, 19:40:33 pm »

yes thats it.. Grin
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« Reply #26 on: January 25, 2012, 21:21:23 pm »

DeCoppen Bros: jail birds, from what I hear. Lol. Grin 
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« Reply #27 on: January 26, 2012, 00:59:33 am »

I thought I'd add a few.  Same time period (same event?) as posted above.  Looks like we might have been sitting next to each other in the stands.   Grin
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« Reply #28 on: January 26, 2012, 03:05:52 am »

hey David...its Tim Sholl...yea my parents were taking the pictures while i was racing...have some other cool ones i just can not find....have some good ones of Jeffs grey ghost after i bought it at carlsbad and riverslide
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« Reply #29 on: January 26, 2012, 23:47:29 pm »

i think the buggie is jim dutchers...not hot tub
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