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1970’s – Drag Racing 1 : 1977-1979


Drag Racing #1 : 1977-1979


1-DVD (125 Minutes)

Three complete 1977-1979 NHRA races on 1-DVD! These are original Diamond P
broadcasts, with commentators Dave McClelland and Steve Evans. Since the
coverage of these events was approximately 40 minutes each in length.


1977 Gatornationals  (38 min)
Don Garlits is in fine form once again as he sweeps through the T/F field, while Gordie Bonin
and his ‘Bubble Up’ Firebird take the Funny Car win, and ‘Dyno Don” takes Pro Stock.
Some great footage of Don Prudhomme and Raymond Beadle  in this one!  – Condition (VG)

1978 U.S. Nationals  (46 min)
Garlits is again dominant, while Tom McEwen and Don Prudhomme have another battle in the
Funny Car ranks, Bob Glidden controls the Pro Stock field with his Ford Fairmont. – Condition (VG)

1979 World Finals  (41 min)
Big Daddy again driving straight as an arrow while his competition continually fights traction
problems leads to another Garlits victory, Gordie Bonin is back again in the Firebird Funny Car,
and Bob Glidden is running his Plymouth Arrow Pro Stocker. – Condition (VG+)