1946 car indiana midget race
Mel's engine blew up sending oil all over the car, his firesuit and the track.
Since Ray Harroun won that initial race indrivers from all corners of the world have come to the speedway to push the limits of man and machine in hopes of triumph after miles.
The John Warren Watson Company held sixteen patents, all which related to the basic design of their device, which was tailored to each particular automobile manufacturer and model.
After having experienced the value of relaxed motoring in six other Stabilated cars, he recently refused to accept delivery of a new car for his personal use until it was equipped with Watson Stabilators.
These blocks could be bored out or sleeved to vary the cylinder bore, and could be used with crankshafts of various strokes, resulting in a wide variety of engine displacements.
Kenyon was leading as he approached the white flag, but his Foyt powered Eagle ran out of fuel.
During the season, it carried Frank to a 9th place finish at Indy and 12th in points.
Holland drove the Blue Crown Spark Plugs Specials, a front-drive car for Lou Moore, along with Mauri Rose, the co-winner of theas his teammate injust 10 months after winning the race at Selinsgrove.
It has been decided to permit the newspapers of the world to tell the complete and exclusive story of the race.
The Novi V8 Specials were racing cars designed to compete at Indianapolis from through
The glove fit on Mel's hand and hooked into the steering wheel.
Rose pulls up along side of Holland and Holland waves to Rose, thinking he's unlapping himself.