Tag Archives: swamp rat

Riding the Rails or Jim McCraw On Swamp Rat and Big Daddy

After suffering a clutch explosion in one of his Swamp Rat front-engine dragsters at the NHRA Winternationals, Garlits spent a year rethinking fuel dragster design and reinvented the rear-engined dragster while he was in a wheelchair, a design which had been tried many times before without success. Continue reading

Posted in auto news, people, racing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment