Posts tagged Geezers Reunion
If you were a regular at Maple Grove Raceway during the 1970s, chances are very good that you saw the Blue Max, driven by Raymond Beadle, go down the track against some of the biggest legends of the day.
Naturally, the restored Blue Max is a natural pick to take part in the Geezers Reunion at The Grove on Aug. 2-3. More >
Following an improbable Nostalgia Funny Car victory at the 2012 California Hot Rod Reunion in Bakersfield, Calif., Mike Lewis, Henry Gutierrez and Paul Smith are launching a quest to defend their 2012 title starting with an Aug. 2 and 3 appearance at the annual Geezers Reunion at the The Grove at Maple Grove Raceway.
Lewis will be at the wheel of the Texas based “Brand X” 1971 Mustang owned by Gutierrez and tuned by Smith, a legendary car owner, driver and crew chief with 35 years of nitro experience at Maple Grove Raceway.
Lewis will be joined in the two-car “Texas Jungle” team by John “Bodie” Smith who will drive the “Jungle Jim” Vega, also owned by Gutierrez and tuned by Smith, Bodie’s father. More >
Peter Gallen and the Poverty Stricken Nostalgia Fuel Funny Car has had plenty of success at Maple Grove Raceway over the years.
A 1977 Monza, Poverty Stricken has won Funny Car races at the Geezers Reunion at The Grove in the past with the last win coming in 2011. Needless to say, Gallen and Poverty Stricken will be on hand when the Geezers returns the weekend of Aug. 2 as part of the Auto-Plus Cavalcade of Funny Cars. More >
With the Geezers Reunion at The Grove coming up in less than a month, Maple Grove Raceway would like to invite vendors who deal in drag racing memorabilia to set up shop here on Aug. 2-4 at a special rate.
For more details, contact Lex Dudas at (610) 856-9200.
For those of you who want to camp out during the Geezers Reunion at The Grove on Aug. 2-4 and be close to the action, here’s a deal.
RV spots will be located on the pit side of the track fence for $150. It includes two weekend pit passes.
Customers may arrive Friday and leave Sunday after after the completion of the event.
There are limited amount of spots available. For more information, contact Lex Dudas at (610) 856-9200.