In the late s drag racing was picking up momentum in the Southeastern United States. And by , drag strips were popping up all over the country. Otto Timms, resident of Calhoun, Georgia visited a couple of local drag strips and decided that he should build one that was centrally located between Chattanooga, Tennessee and Atlanta, Georgia. He named it Paradise Dragstrip, and every drag racer that visited the track remembers him and his track well.
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What can be more fun than getting together with a few hundred of your fellow diesel enthusiasts to watch diesel trucks race? According to track numbers, more than 3, spectators were there to watch three drag racing classes: Heads Up 4,pound minimum, 7. Silhouetted in the track lights, Phil Taylor experienced problems during his semi-final round. Things can happen fast on the track.
50 Photos from Paradise Dragstrip – A Historic Track That’s Still Rockin’
Outstanding facility with even better events by the famed George Howard. Tight rollout. Can't see opponent's front wheel on the starting line because of guardrail. Accutime installed March '
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