1998 National Meet - Kansas City
Last Updated 08/23/98 @ 8:00 pm
H/OCA Meet Cake!
On June 26-28, the Hurst Olds Club of America held it's 14th Annual National Meet in Kansas City. Rick Barrett & Chuck Boeshaar did a great job of hosting the Nationals in Kansas, and the day at the 1/8 mile drag strip was enjoyed by everyone.
Special thanks to Chris Arbic for providing the following photo's of the 1998 meet.
Host's Rick & Chuck
1/8 Mile Drag Strip Winners
Kansas City Happenings
|1/8 Mile Drag Strip Winners|
|1968 Class||Bill Frazier|
|1969 Class||Jerry Schwartz|
|1972 Class||David Burns|
|1974 Class||Mark Kochs|
|1975 Class||Alan Hulet|
|1979 Class||Kent Kerschner|
|1983 Class||Doug Emmons|
|1984 Class||Aron Greisinger|
|1988 Areo||Judy Badgley|
Top eliminator Allan Hulet received a 1st place gift certificate. 2nd place gift certificate was awarded to Doug Emmons. 3rd place - Mark Kochs, and 4th place - Jerry Schwartz.
A big thanks to Dick Miller for his contribution.
Quickest reaction time - Aron Greisinger with a perfect .500 light in his 1984 H/O.
Fastest elapsed time (ET) - Tom Sheehan did the 1/8 mile in 8.1 seconds in his 1969 H/O.
Long Distance -Jeffrey Ivener drove 1340 miles from Phoenix, Arizona in his 1968 H/O!
Hursty - This prestigious award goes to Bruce Whitaker (a.k.a. Glenda the Good Warlock) who entertained and amused us with his Wizard of Oz props!
Hard Luck - The unfortunate recipient of this award was Jerry Korff. After experiencing distributor problems, he had to walk for help and eventually have his 1988 Aero car towed for repairs.
Free night stay - Shawn Evans
Thank's to everyone who attended the meet to help make it a special event. To those who could not attend we are sorry you missed it, but stay tuned for some info on the 1999 Meet!