And it was a rocky start indeed. Other drag racers, who lived to burn the quarter-mile but had little business sense, opened and closed the strip under various names between and Even more key, perhaps, are the dedicated and diverse racing enthusiasts--young and old, black and white--who gather in the heat and the cold, whether the prize is cash, a trophy or just bragging rights. No one knows this better than a year-old transsexual racer--no names, please--with dark blond hair, gaudy gold earrings and a revved-up station wagon capable of hitting m. Stability came to the Palmdale strip in , when owners Bernie and Anne Longjohn took the helm of what has evolved into an Antelope Valley institution. The track, now operating as Los Angeles County Raceway, hosts more than races year-round, drawing , spectators.
The objective of the program is to give people, from teenagers to working professionals, a safe, legal and controlled environment in which to race their vehicles, as opposed to using city streets, back-county roads or parking lots. Racing is featured in eight classes. Gates open at p. Eliminations begin at 7 p.
Take a long, hard look at this. Just a satellite view of row upon row of thousands of shipping containers waiting for transport either in our out of the Port of Long Beach lined up in a massive paved lot near the Long Beach Freeway. From to , Lions was home to some of the best drag racing in the nation. Planted in the heart of the Southern California hot rodding movement and a scant dozen feet above sea level, there was no better place at no better time than Lions during its short 17 years. Southern California was the place to be during the early s.
This is a great place to take the entire family! Just make sure to bring ear protection for the little ones and those with sensitive ears. For those of y'all that hasn't seen my new ride just got it tonight has a custom seat low front wheels rear 22's hp. Know when I'm ready lol goodnight yall.
One just for me.mmm. That's a good.that's a good idea. I like that one, yeah .butt i'm greedy one would be enough.and you are right you definitely have kept me waiting for too long already.so i think i may do this to you this way(check your box sweet bitch:))