Detroit Dragway Photos - Legends of the 60s - JoeStevensPhotos

Detroit Dragway Photos - Legends of the 60s

Don Garlits Speed Shop Dragster- 1959/60 at Detroit Dragway - This was taken before Garlits named his dragster the "Swamp Rat". The T-shirts they were wearing in this photo were also in the movie "Heart like a Wheel" that starred Beau Bridges & Bonnie Bedelia as Connie Kalitta & Shirley Muldowney. Here's a link to the entire movie. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nL1BpJ65o2Q

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