Monthly Archives: August 2009

1979 I-500 Photos

Dean Larson sent in a whole pile of these really great photos from the 1979 I-500 Winnipeg to St. Paul Race. Note how many brands are well represented, from Scorpion, to Ski-Doo, Cat, Polaris and Kawasaki. If you can’t get … Continue reading

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Formula 340 RXL

Gordy Vogelaar bought this 79 RXL hood out of the store some time back to put it on his Formula 340 race sled. Instead, he tore the whole sled down and started over, building clone RXL from an 81 Indy. … Continue reading

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EXT Back From The Ashes

Way back in 1973, Nick Youker got a 1973 650 EXT to go racing with. He raced all over Minnesota and Wisconsin. His father Ken Youker was the mechanic, but also drove the sled sometimes. They raced it in 1974 … Continue reading

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Oval Racing Comeback?

Rumor mill is running absolutely wild over this one… could the late model oval racing guys be making a move to gain back the popularity of oval racing that it once enjoyed? What I’ve heard is that the racers themselves … Continue reading

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A Couple of Random Photos

Here’s just a couple of quick cool photos from Mark Anderson’s private stash. Both were taken in the pits at Ironwood, Michigan, December of 1976. Note the super sexy 77 440 leafer Polaris SnoPro in the background of both. Hard … Continue reading

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