Slingshot Dragsters of the 1960’s Photo Archive



Foreword by Tom ”The Mongoose” McEwen. Slingshot dragsters have been called slingshots, diggers, rails, fuelers, ”Monsters of the Midway”, and ”Kings of Smoke.” By whatever name, these front engined fire-breathing monsters were the quickest accelerating, most thrilling and dangerous vehicles in motorsports.

Relive the golden era of drag racing with some of the biggest names in drag racing, including Don Garlits, Don ”The Snake” Prudhomme, Tom ”The Mongoose” McEwen, TV Tommy Ivo and more. Also featured are ”Memorable Moments” shared by some of drag racing’s best.”