Galbraith Racing Dragster

First tubes of frame laid out on frame jig Engine bay and drivers compartment set

Roll cage and bracing tacked in place

Frame receiving the final welding

Wing struts and wheelie bars installed Cowl sections of body set in place

Side body panels and cowl in place with hand formed wind screen

Finished body with hand formed aluminum  nose and seat, the roller is ready for paint

Final assembly of drivers compartment shows the tinwork and hand formed seat

454 Big Block was installed for shakedown runs 

Body paint scheme for new car

New car ready for shakedown runs

Paint scheme for car sponsored by James R Galbraith Ent. Inc. during years the car was campaigned in Top Dragster class in IHRA

Shannon (Galbraith ) Price. Driver of the Galbraith Racing dragster

New body was given to the car and a new paint scheme applied
The injected alcohol burning 509" Pontiac engine ran a best time of  7.23 sec. et at 181 mph with 1.03 60 ft.

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