Cover of the Magazine.
Keith Longerot breaking records even back in 1980, setting the A/Fuel record with a 3.09!
Check this out, rear-engine Nitro Funny Car with the class record of 2.87 back in 1980.
Summer Nationals Race Results from July 1980. Check out the ET's as well as familiar names that are still racing in the sand, including Jeff Mamer & Mike Bolton.
More Race Results, this one from Carson City, NV. View Full Size.
Ouch! Check out the blower hanging off the side of the motor.
Awesome looking rear-engine FC!
ET Records at the time.