Category: GRHOF Class of ’13

  • The GRHOF Museum – An Introduction

    The GRHOF Museum – An Introduction

    With the drag racing offseason upon us, Dixie Twister aims to help racing fans make it through the winter without many exhaust-fueled withdrawals.  For racing […]

     
  • GRHOF Class of 2013 – Hank Blalock

    GRHOF Class of 2013 – Hank Blalock

    Hank Blalock Served in World War II Born in Decatur, Georgia, Hank Blalock was a member of the Coast Guard during World War II.  When […]

     
  • GRHOF Museum – Dixie Twister on Display

    GRHOF Museum – Dixie Twister on Display

    The Dixie Twister Now on Display In honor of Huston Platt’s induction into the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, the restored Dixie Twister is on […]

     
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  • GRHOF Class of 2013 – Freddy Fryar

    GRHOF Class of 2013 – Freddy Fryar

    Freddy Fryar was born on February 15, 1936, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  According to Raceweek Illustrated, the man who would come to be known as […]

     
  • GRHOF Class of 2013 – Frank Christian

    GRHOF Class of 2013 – Frank Christian

    Frank Christian: Hall of Famer, Pioneer. Frank Christian is one of five men who will be inducted into the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame on […]

     
  • GRHOF Tickets on Sale Now

    GRHOF Tickets on Sale Now

    Tickets for the 2013 Georgia Racing Hall of Fame induction ceremony are available now.  The Georgia Racing Hall of Fame class of 2013 will be […]

     
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  • GRHOF Class of 2013 – Charles Barrett

    GRHOF Class of 2013 – Charles Barrett

    The Georgia Racing Hall of Fame Class of 2013 will be officially enshrined on December 13, 2013.  As part of our effort to honor the […]

     
  • Huston Platt – Fact and Legend

    Huston Platt – Fact and Legend

    Utilizing his quick reflexes, Huston Platt possessed a knack for getting out ahead of the opposition in every race. Mr. Platt would often be two […]

     
 
 
 
 

About This Site

This website is dedicated to the funny car Dixie Twister, as well as the two men most directly linked to this legendary car...the incomparable Huston Platt and the man who has championed Mr. Platt's career throughout the past decade, Randall Davis.

Mr. Davis would be the first to emphasize that all of his efforts are aimed at preserving the legacy of Huston Platt and his beloved Dixie Twister.