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Old 12-06-2012, 05:02 PM   #2678
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Originally Posted by ADK View Post
I couldn't get the video to work, but if this is the same Little Red Wagon I saw run at Woodburn, Oregon in 1965, or 66, it was pretty cool.

It did an exhibition run, doing a wheelstand for the entire quarter mile. At the finish line, overhead wires for the timing lights were too low to clear, so he slacked the throttle just enough to dip under them, then got on it again to bring it back up before shutting down.

I miss round headlights.

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