#76 Jim Mein


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#6 Joe Lehman englewood speedway 1968

Who Said You Can't Make $$$$ Racing!!!

some 1940's classic pictures from dave russell's collection click on the 1940's page

#44 Moose Harman


                                                                                                                                      Story By Paul Bredenberg
   
   
An interesting short story. Last spring, a man named Jack Smith, Jr. called me from California, saying he is the son of the late Jack Smith who raced with the CARC from 1946 to 1951. He was also CARC President in '50 and '51. Jack, Jr. and his nephew, also named Jack Smith, were interested in his Dad's racing, so I dug up everything I had on Jack Sr. and asked some of the remaining old timers what they remembered. I put together a packet of pictures and program notes mentioning Jack. He was so grateful that I decided to build a model of the car to send to him. I got the car done in late summer but didn't get around to getting the decals finalized and printed until December. I sent him the model and received back a wonderful thank you card from his wife, Cynthia, telling me that Jack had died in September. She said that the model would be preserved as a family heirloom. Sad to receive that bit of information, but still glad to have honored this man's memory and contribution to local racing.


#2 Johnny Kenville (driver) steve davic (owner) 1978

#79 Al Star (owner) L-Paul Lenord (sponsor) R-KenNelson (not shown) Driver 1956

#45 Roy Jackson

#12 Greta Land-Fulsom

#35 connie sutherland 1958

click on an era to visit and take a trip through time

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                                                               Welcome to Modcoupes.com
     
The state of Colorado has a strong oval track Auto Racing heritage. The Colorado Automobile Racing Club (CARC), the oldest auto racing club in Colorado, has played a star role in that racing heritage. thank you for visiting our website and giving us the opportunity to bring the rich 75+ year coupe racing history to you.   Please take a few minutes to look over our History page to learn more.  Help us keep our sport alive.  we  hope you will keep the CARC and modified coupe racing a part of Colorado's racing scene for many years to come! 

Colorado Automobile Racing Club

#99 Sean Hillis 1995

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#16 Lynn Hunter

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#6 Don Carelli

the racing russell's

It All Started For The CARC In The 40's

#33 Donna Barton

   PLEASE HELP US IMPROVE OUR SITE!

WITH 75+ YEARS OF CARC HISTORY OUT THERE, THERE IS A LOT OF IT THAT WE DON'T HAVE ON THE WEBSITE AND WE WOULD LOVE TO SHARE IT WITH OUR FANS.  PLEASE LOOK OVER WHAT'S ALREADY ON THE SITE AND GO TO YOUR PERSONAL COLLECTIONS AND TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT MIGHT BE WORTH SHARING (SEND ME NOT YOUR ORIGINALS, BUT COPIES, ALSO I CAN DO THE SCANNING/COPYING IF YOU CAN'T AND WILL PROTECT YOUR VALUABLE COLLECTIONS).  PLEASE CONSIDER SHARING THIS HISTORY WITH EVERYONE!!  IF YOU SEE INCORRECT INFORMATION, PLEASE LET ME KNOW. CONTACT MIKE WOOD AT  MRWOOD.LTS4QUALITY@GMAIL.COM

#1 Bob Land

CARC powder puff 1964 LADIES

Harry Yost Memoril Day 1947

#1 Nancy Campbell 

#1 Rich Perry

#11 Harry Yost 1947

Art- Tyler Hardie Image - Mike Rogers

#1 DON wilson Sr-Jr-1976

#43 bart Manley 1961

CARC The 1940's

palmer brothers  carc family racing history shared by charlie palmer

#11 Harry Yost 1947

thanks to richard dana losh for these pictures, believed to be from the dan day collection

CARC The 1980's

#55 Don Spencer

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#31 Bill Freiburg 1970

#147 Russ Cummings

#46 Elaine Sawin 

#11 Harry Yost 1947

#45 Anita Jackson #38 Sherrie Thurman 1967

#100 Dave Swan

#78 don palmer

thanks to all the carc late model divison supporters from back in the day!!!

#88 dan day  #25 ? 1958

#40 Peggy Plue 1968

#68 john palmer

#6X Donnie Wilson

#07 Les Rohrig

#50 Burt Blanot 1940's

#39 Ron Granieri 1982

#38 Sheriann Thurman 

Donated by Mrs. colleen miller, photography by duncan photographers

CARC The 1970's

#73 dan day 1958

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 Thanks to Mike Yost for these treasures

#57 Jean Balderston 

#4 Blu Plemmons 1953

CARC The 2000's

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#73 dan day  1958

CARC's Rick Carrelli went on to the highest levels of nascar

DEPENDING ON YOUR INTERNET SPEED PAGES MAY TAKE TIME TO LOAD

#77 Becky Gellar Steinmark

mrwood.lTs4quality@gmail.com

#11 Harry Yost 1947

 Our sincere wishes for everyone's health and safety! 

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CARC The 1950's

#11 Harry Yost - left, Ed Yost - middle, friend Cecil - right 1946-1947

carc powder puff races where very big in the early years!

Shirley Horn 1959

#20 Sis Hochmiller 1958

#73 bob wallace 1958

#3 Richard Kimble

CARC Tribute to Joe & Bob Balzano, Gall Upton, Fred Boles and Tom Gibbons, #3, #33, #133 Cars from the 1950's

From Mrs Colleen Miller
Photography by Duncan Photographers

#22 Marv Roberts 1969

Modified Coupes for the Ages!

CARC The1960's

#21 Bobby Jackson 1974

#54 Joe James Jr

#22 Rich Bubak 1980

#111 Wayne Stallsworth 1969 ​

#89 Pat Hoffman

#11 Butch Hannah

#11 Harry Yost 1947

CARC Current Activities

#5 don grothendieck 1998

#84 Doug longo 

#11 Harry Yost 1947

#38 Buck Russell at Englewood speedway 1940's

Thanks to bill peratt, bruce rhoades and chris ertler for these treasures

#1 Pat Petrie 1982

CARC NEWS

#11 Harry Yost 1947

go to the CARC Special Features page

#10 Audrey Bolyard 1965

#128 Donnie Huvler or Roy Edwards 1958

#68 Butch Wallace

#11 Harry Yost 1947

CARC The 1990's

#11 Harry Yost 1947

#61 Fritz Wilson

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The Yost family 1947

#18 Audrey Bolyard 1960

#90D Frankie Denning 1985

please drop me an e-mail if you have pictures, stories, comments or corrections

#11 Harry Yost 1947

#88 dan day 1957

#71 Velma Billinger

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