Throughout Friday and Saturday
several cars did either mandatory or practice push starts like
Jack Jones in Bucky Austin's A/FD.
Nothing gets done where Cacklefest
is concerned that Steve Gibbs doesn't oversee and/or coordinate.
He observed all the pre-Cacklefest push starts.
Dave West has made a ritual of
doing a burn out in his Beebe & Mulligan car sometime during
the CHRR weekend.
After a traditional push start
West made his way into the Famoso waterbox.
By the 60' clocks the
right tire was out growing the left.
"I think this is
Beebe & Mulligan
Ronnie Hampshire gave
the Gingrass & Dearmore car a test drive.
Not to be outdone by West, Walt
Stevens pushed down for a burnout in The Poachers.
Stevens, a crew member on the
Top Fuel Champion High Speed Motorsports car enlisted its crew
chief, Brett Johansen, to line him up.
Jessie Schrank for the
Schrank Bros. maiden push start.
Another virgin, the Jim
Herbert fueler, gets broken in by Dave Uyehara.
First timers Jason Rupert
and the Eagle Electric AA/FD.