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The Kansas Badman - King of the Hill
HOMEMore Kansas BadmanTed & FriendsEngine by DeTarThe Wichita Wrench

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Photo courtesy of Shirley DeTar. Ted DeTar built all of Gene Snow's race engines from 1965 to 1968. The Rambunctious ran AHRA and NHRA. The Rambunctious was the 1965 Record Holder in NHRA with an ET of 9.30 and 152.80 mph.

Photo courtesy of Shirley DeTar. Chuck Grimsley and Ted DeTar were the racing team of the 60's. Ted built this car into an AWB funny car in 1966. Chuck was ranked third in Drag World's Super Stock Top 10. The car is presently owned by Brent Hajek of Ames, OK.

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Photo courtesy of Shirley DeTar. This car was originally a 9 second carburated racer which DeTar built the hemi to run fuel. Tim Baker used to drive this car for his dad who owned Harry Baker's Motors of Newton, KS. This car was ranked 9th in Drag World's Super Stock Top 10.