SoCal Thunder …when Lions Roared!


John “Waldo” Glaspey


A Comprehensive Written & Photographic History of the Historic & Iconic Lions Drag Strip through the Golden Age of Drag Racing.

A brief history of drag racing in Southern California followed by a pictorial history of Lions Drag Strip from the beginning to the end.

Many never before published photos by Roy Robinson and Don Hale. Authoritative text from someone who was there for it all.