Tag: huston platt

  • 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • The Atlanta $10,000 Report

    The Atlanta $10,000 Report

    A 49 Year Old Tradition The tenth edition of the Atlanta $10,000 Car Show took over the Atlanta Dragway this past weekend.  Rain pushed the […]

     
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  • Atlanta $10,000 Memories – Huston Platt

    Atlanta $10,000 Memories – Huston Platt

    Huston Platt Competed in 1970 and 1971 Huston Platt participated in the Atlanta $10,000 at the Atlanta Speed Shop Dragway in ’70 and ’71.  According […]

     
  • The Dixie Twister Between Races

    The Dixie Twister Between Races

    The Dixie Twister Team knows preparation is the key to a successful run down the racetrack. Randall Davis emphasizes safety as his most important consideration […]

     
  • 1964 Dixie Twister – Chevy II Fastback

    1964 Dixie Twister – Chevy II Fastback

     ’64 Chevy Fastback – Crowd Favorite, Rough Racer According to Rocky Platt, Huston Platt viewed the 1964 Chevrolet fastback Dixie Twister pictured below as an […]

     
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  • 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • 1966 Dixie Twister – Chevy II

    1966 Dixie Twister – Chevy II

    The Fastest Unblown Chevy in the Country. The photograph below features Huston Platt alongside his oldest brother, Buddy Platt. The two men are standing by […]

     
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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.