Those invited to participate
in this years Cackle Coral.
Once again there were
a nice selection of Cacklecars on hand in the "Coral".
Also on display were
the Hot Rod Heritage Racing Series championship cars.
Garlits was in the thick
70's drag boat racer,
"Devil" Don Damron, John Ewald and Jody Damron
Bob Bodie likes the old
Friday did see some static fire-ups.
Here is Alex Mikkelsen with Mary Bush in the Mastercar.
As reported by car owner Bill
Pitts: "Jeep (Hampshire, behind car) saw this lady in the
crowd who was showing incredible interest in being in the car.
So she was drafted and we eased her into the full get up and
she settled in and did just fine throughout the fire up. The
Magicar really snorts on 98 %. So she definitely said it was
the thrill of a lifetime! The gift that keeps on giving."
Troy Glenn (no relation)
had original driver Gerry Glenn in the Schultz & Glenn car.
Cheryl Glenn was in the
Gruzen Newhouse Special.
Ronnie Hampshire, Robert
Reel, Jerry Ruth and Lee Beard
Bill Pitts and his daughter
Kiersten who had a great time.
Jeep Hampshire and Lee
Jerry Ruth signing the
TV Tommy glass trailer.
On Saturday all the cars that
wanted to were towed out and lined up on the wall in front of
the reserved seating section for a fire-up later in the afternoon.
Shirley was in her restored
Garlits himself was in
Sonny Messner's Swamp Rat III.
Ivo was in Ron Johnson's
Gene "Geno" Gastelum
got the seat in John Ewald's Mastercar while Alan Miller got
Sorry we don't have more photos but more than one
ball was dropped.
Video from Paula
Saturday night John Ewald staged
a "Nitro Throwdown"® with Andi Humenik in the BankAmericar
and Justin Arias in the Mastercar.
Video by Ken
Waiting to go out for
the parade on Sunday.
Again the photo ball
was dropped and this is all we got.... but hey, It is IVO!
Video from Cheryl
On Sunday Grace Shook and Maureen
Fairbairn got fire-ups in the BankAmericar and Mastercar respectively.