Jim Lawrence -- 1977
Lawrence finished 17th in his 3000cc.
fire-breather. Your webmaster LOVES this car as it reliably
delivers fire every lap when in trailing-throttle mode.
These flames are the result of a system
to avoid "turbo lag".
designs keep the turbo "spun up" by allowing raw fuel to enter the
red-hot exhaust manifold when engine RPMs drop. Whoomph!!!!
The resulting explosion brutally accelerates the turbo (maintaining boost)
and live flame shoots out the exhaust pipe, delighting photographers and
Goodman -- 1980 Ferrari 512 BBLM
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Epsman -- 1976 Dekon Monza / Rusty French -- 1979 Porsche 935
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