D3 Retro Pro, Kingleman Track
November 17, 2007
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SoCal D3 Retro Pro race on the BPR Kingleman track
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D3 Retro Pro field. Smaller field than normal due to some regular racers were at 2 different out of town races today.


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Side view of Retro Pro cars


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D3 Retro Pro racers, L-R, Doug Matthes, Mike "Idare2bdul" Boemker, Allen "Ken Miles" Low, Dennis "Foamy" Hill, Kyle Matthes.


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D3 Retro Pro cars, L-R, Kyle Matthes, Foamy, Allen Low, Mike Boemker, Doug Matthes


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Kyles Matthes' car on the left (Allen Low chassis), Dennis "Foamy" Hill's car on the right (Foamy chassis)


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Allen Low's car on the left (Foamy chassis), Mike Boemker's car on the right (Greg Gilbert chassis)


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Doug Matthes' car (Allen Low chassis)


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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.


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Allen Low drove this "Foamy" car


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A closer look at the Foamster's chassis. This chassis was driven by Mike Boemker at many previous Retro Pro races.


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Bottom view of the Foamster's older chassis


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Doug Matthes winning car (Allen Low chassis)


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Doug added weight to the Allen Low chassis to handle the added power of the Cobalt 12 arm.


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Bottom view of Doug's Allen Low chassis shows the small inner floppies.


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Close up of Doug's Allen Low chassis.


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Rear view of Doug's car. Doug used JK "dry" rear tires.


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Dennis Hill's car. This is the latest "Foamy" creation.


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Foamy's latest incorporates a fixed rear side pan. Body mounts float and help isolate body from side pans.


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Typical Foamy outstanding design/workmanship


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Close up of Foamy's front end detail


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Rear view of Foamy's new chassis. Foamy used JK Chem rear tires


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Mike Boemker's car (Greg Gilbert chassis).


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Mike's Greg Gilbert chassis was a combination of two different chassis. Most of the chassis was derived from a "PDQ" chassis.


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Bottom view of Mike's Greg Gilbert chassis.


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Close up view of Mike's car


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Rear view of Mike's Gilbert chassis. Mike used JK Chem rear tires.


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Rear view of Mike's car shows motor setup. Step pinion gear allows easier soldering of gear.