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… Like You Stole It

The helmet padding smelled all James Deansy. You know… Brylcreem and 10w30 with a little WD40. He’d let me ride back from the finish line in the Chevy II, and I’d put that helmet on for fun. For just a … Continue reading

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Gentlemen, Start Your Engines!

For years drag racers relied on the man with the green flag to send  them fairly down the strip.    Buster Couch was one such fellow.    I’m sure he saw many changes in the NHRA.  One in particular was saying farewell … Continue reading

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First Place…Still

It’s interesting that some of the most extraordinary moments in your life occur at I time that no matter how hard you try you will not be able to recover them.  My dad, Rich Stepp, hard worker and family man, … Continue reading

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Ridin’ Shotgun – May 10, 2013

Just another Friday for this mid-western mother of two housewife? I don’t think so.  What a great day it was to take off work and spend it with my youngest son, Michael!  This is a kid that knows how to … Continue reading

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