Category: The Dixie Twister

  • Moments Before the Race

    Moments Before the Race

    Randall Davis has spent countless hours on the restoration of the Dixie Twister.  At present, he concentrates most of his free time involved in his […]

     
  • 1968 Chevy Camaro

    1968 Chevy Camaro

    The photograph below shows the 1968 Dixie Twister, without wheelie bars, and sans lettering competing during what was described as a windy day at an […]

     
  • The Dixie Twister at Sundown

    The Dixie Twister at Sundown

    During an afternoon at the racetrack with the Dixie Twister Team of Randall Davis, Rocky Platt, and David Dobbs, photographer Barrie Collins had the opportunity […]

     
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  • The Dixie Twister in Ringgold

    The Dixie Twister in Ringgold

    The Dixie Twister made an appearance in Ringgold, Georgia this past weekend at the New Brainerd Optimist Dragstrip.  The great crowd on hand was excited […]

     
  • Video – Dixie Twister Memphis Run

    Video – Dixie Twister Memphis Run

    The Dixie Twister funny car is a stunning combination of power and beauty. It is easy to get caught up in the aesthetic presence of […]

     
  • Huston Platt Chosen for the GRHOF

    Huston Platt Chosen for the GRHOF

    Huston Platt will be inducted into the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame. According to Raceweek Illustrated, Platt was officially selected as a member of the […]

     
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  • Nostalgia Drag World Magazine

    Nostalgia Drag World Magazine

    Dedication and passion are the driving forces behind nostalgia drag racing for patrons as well as participants. The Nostalgia Drag World Magazine is an example […]

     
  • Why Drag Racing Cars Do Burnouts

    Why Drag Racing Cars Do Burnouts

    There is a moment in our greatest sports that is a signal…it is time to let it go and leave nothing behind. This is the burnout as ritual, and it tells us that the gladiators have entered the arena. The time is now.

     
  • The Atlanta Dragway – A Brief History

    The Atlanta Dragway – A Brief History

    A Passion For Racing. As we continue to look back at Atlanta $10,000 from this past weekend, it is appropriate to take a closer look at the venue that hosted this event. The Atlanta Dragway was crafted back…

     
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