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We are the Trashers, a Dutch Car Club. We build, modify, kustomize and drive all kinds of old vintage US cars. So what's the deal ? Well...since the 1920's speed addicts try to push their vehicles to the limits on salt flats and dry lake beds like El Mirage and Bonneville, USA. And that's exactly where we want to go too!
But...instead of using a high-dollar, computer-controlled car we like to break a land speed record like they did in the fifties, using a vintage flathead engine for power and the best possible body to put this in; an all aluminum fighter airplane droptank... Yes you heard it right ! We're planning to go to the salt lakes with our bellytank racer!!!
And that's where you as a reader come in. We sure could do with some funds!
So, if you like speed, vintage cars and share the same enthousiasm in breaking a speed record as we do...
Join in and make a donation to our bank number on the right. Or buy yourself a "Trash-Can" t-shirt or some cool stickers. We'll keep you informed about the progress of 'your' project!
Thanks for making our dream come true!!
Trashers Car Club

Monday, May 11, 2009

SCTA Rule Book 2009: so that's how we should do this !

Met up with Tilly at SINS 2009, and boy did he had a super contribution to our Salty aspirations: the 2009 SCTA rule book ! Very hot of the presses, just out in the US, and it is already in our greasy hands !

This book tells us all about classifications, safety measures, general rules and technical queries about building one hot SaltShaker !

Tilly is Da Man ! Thanks !