SoCal D3 Retro Pro race on the BPR Kingleman track
D3 Retro Pro field. Smaller field than normal due to some regular racers were at 2 different out of town races today.
Side view of Retro Pro cars
D3 Retro Pro racers, L-R, Doug Matthes, Mike "Idare2bdul" Boemker, Allen "Ken Miles" Low, Dennis "Foamy" Hill, Kyle Matthes.
D3 Retro Pro cars, L-R, Kyle Matthes, Foamy, Allen Low, Mike Boemker, Doug Matthes
Kyles Matthes' car on the left (Allen Low chassis), Dennis "Foamy" Hill's car on the right (Foamy chassis)
Allen Low's car on the left (Foamy chassis), Mike Boemker's car on the right (Greg Gilbert chassis)
Doug Matthes' car (Allen Low chassis)
D3 Retro Pro race results, Buena Park Raceway, Kingleman track, 11-17-2007 Fast lap set by Foamy. Foamy and Mike used the latest puppy dog motors with 55 turns 30 wire. Doug used a cobalt 12 arm.
Allen Low drove this "Foamy" car
A closer look at the Foamster's chassis. This chassis was driven by Mike Boemker at many previous Retro Pro races.
Bottom view of the Foamster's older chassis
Doug Matthes winning car (Allen Low chassis)
Doug added weight to the Allen Low chassis to handle the added power of the Cobalt 12 arm.
Bottom view of Doug's Allen Low chassis shows the small inner floppies.
Close up of Doug's Allen Low chassis.
Rear view of Doug's car. Doug used JK "dry" rear tires.
Dennis Hill's car. This is the latest "Foamy" creation.
Foamy's latest incorporates a fixed rear side pan. Body mounts float and help isolate body from side pans.
Typical Foamy outstanding design/workmanship
Close up of Foamy's front end detail
Rear view of Foamy's new chassis. Foamy used JK Chem rear tires
Mike Boemker's car (Greg Gilbert chassis).
Mike's Greg Gilbert chassis was a combination of two different chassis. Most of the chassis was derived from a "PDQ" chassis.
Bottom view of Mike's Greg Gilbert chassis.
Close up view of Mike's car
Rear view of Mike's Gilbert chassis. Mike used JK Chem rear tires.
Rear view of Mike's car shows motor setup. Step pinion gear allows easier soldering of gear.