today on gasser time the durachrome bug owned and driven by warren gunter
the car was an vw fiberglass body built by bill temple and chromoly tube chassis built by mike kase of torrance . the car had an 427 CI chevy engine using enderle fuel injection on a 6-71 blower
sig erson cam, heads by automotive induction research , aluminium rods modified, pistons buttons installed by dons boxed rods , jardine headers , davco magneto and valvoline oil
the engine couples to a torqueflite automatic transmission modified by C&O automotive
the car had some gold anodized aluminium interior and the body was painted candy apple red
there's also dual simpsons parachutes and safety equipements
first pictures show the car at his first race at lions dragstrip
now picture from the first stage of the durachrome bug 12 spokes spindle mounts wheels at the front and red color for the body
during a race at ocir , the car hitting the wall at Orange County Raceway
here' re pictures from the car after the crash
here's a pictures during the rebuild of durachrome bug ,Mike Kase built another chassis and repaired the one of a kind body.
here's the stage 2 ,You can always tell the two apart as the second paint job had black high lighting and the second car also had 5 spoke front wheels.