201 Photos - Jul 29, 2010
Photo: Bruce Wheeler's photos from Maui Raceway Park, Saturday, July 17, 2010.

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8x12 & 12x18 prints or a DVD with all shots are available, please email bruce@maui-angels.com for pricing, etc.

Please visit http://www.maui-angels.com    (TIP - hit F11 on your keyboard to go to full screen.)Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: I'm not all that much a fan of FoMoCo cars, but this vintage Mustang is really quite nice!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: A rainy Waikapu Valley in the distance...Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: The ever-patient Alan Engholm.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Dave Hultquist, in his Hemi Challenger, smokes the tires on his first qualifying pass. It only got worse as the run progressed! (See next picture...)Photo: This was about 60-feet off the starting line...Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Rare to see a Porsche at the drags, especially a relatively "funky" older one...Photo: An interesting light tower...rust never sleeps!Photo: I'd never shot from anywhere near the finish line before, so my efforts were not all too successful. I guess the learning curve is more difficult than I imagined since more than half the shots I got from there were junk!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Funny what one might see "out in the tullies!"Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Oops - the key fell out..or something like that.Photo: The far, far end...Photo: The Maui Go Karters Association's facility at Raceway Park.

http://www.mauigokart.comPhoto: Photo: A study in contrasts...Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: The go-kart guys have a nice deal here...Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Uh, the dirt oval ain't happening!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Leaking racing gas postpones a qualifying pass..Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: "Well, at least they let me use the chair."Photo: That Takushi bunch knows how to have a good time!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Rain threatened all day, but aside from a few sprinkles that put things on hold temporarily, the event was completed pretty much on time...Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Pal Randy Chapman's 5.0 'stang...Photo: Photo: Photo: Mr. M. HultquistPhoto: Mrs. I. HultquistPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: A little sideways action on the burnout...Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Hi Robert!Photo: If I'd been using Mr. Miskae's 17-55mm f/2.8 Nikkor lens again, this shot would have been super sharp!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Mark and Alan discussing the meaning of life.Photo: Photo: Mr. D. HultquistPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Mr. SilvaPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Alan turns on the red light, and fouls out!Photo: Mark Caires' least favorite track activity...Photo: Alan again with a big SEG!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: "Yeah, good point, Irene, but I really do prefer ahi sushi!"Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: One thing about drag racing, you can never tell what'll show up on any given day!Photo: Oops! This 14-second Honda ended up like this after its burnout. (Better it broke then, than somewhere down the track!)Photo: It was a real struggle to get this car on the "tow truck," but Jamie Texeira's efforts paid off.