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Iron Horse Dragster

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From 1975-1985, Jeff Atamian owned and raced the Iron Horse front engine dragster. This early version of the Iron Horse was equipped with a 156" W.B. carburated 468 cubic inch Big Block Chevy with Powerglide transmission. It ran 8.40 seconds at 160 mph in the quarter mile.
Ran 8.40 @ 160 mph
The Iron Horse evolved into a 468 cubic inch cast iron injected dragster running on methanol. It ran 8.0 seconds at 179 mph in the quarter mile.
Ran 8.0 @ 179 mph