Historic Racing Tech HistoricRace. No, create an account now. Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email. Find More Posts by MikeStryker. I managed to get my hands on some serious tubing, but the next hurdle I had to over come was finding a vintage powerplant. Just as the Kurtis-Kraft midget roadster was essentially a big Indianapolis roadster in miniature, the Offenhauser midget engine that powered it was a pocket version of the big Offy engines used at the speedway.
Kurtis Midget Racer with Offenhauser Engine and Trailer
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Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Racing estate back on track at Silverstone https: It worked very well, it is said, on the smooth pavement tracks, especially the larger ovals. Historic Racing Tech HistoricRace. We owe a debt to those authors.
His experience and knowledge helps preserve the legacy of the Offy. I am trying to find the dates or at least verify the year of the first on track appearance of the following: Until then we leave you with this rumor: Kurtis Kraft created over ready-to-run midget cars, and kits. Chuck is one of the people who has seen a glimpse of what I've been working on when time allows and we will share it with everyone when we get a few more blanks filled in.
Gateway Classic Cars and its affiliates shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle at the buyer's request prior to the close of sale. Back to Midget Trivia. We owe a debt to those authors. Thanks I owned the Rex Mays It would be an honor to show the car at the Vintage Cars of Indy Legends.