Dean Kirsten was with Hot VWs for 38 years. He has documented some of the most memorable events in our hobby. Here’s some pics of things we discuss in our podcast. It was an honor and a pleasure to interview Dean!
Joels been known most famously for his Quick & Dirty Drag Bug. He has ran drag racing classes with Kadrons and holds the record for Kadron racing. Has spent years in the VW industry Building Engines & Transmissions. He also developed a Kadron Turbo Kit. Listen & learn of his history & experience with Volkswagens. We talk about head technology & Low cost performance engines.
This year at EL Prado there was a "back to the 80s" display put on by Bob Daniels . One of the cars that was on display was Aarons Kahan's 67' scalloped bug. Aarons owned this car since the 1982 we sit down and talk about the history of this car. After drifting into the classic hot rod hobby the bus is put away in the garage. We hear how he was motivated to get his 67' back on the road after 20 years.
How to save some buses. Cecil Read stumbled across 6 Buses back in 2015. This is the official story of how they were found and who got them. All of theses buses are back on the road thanks to all the people that took the effort to gat them all roadworthy.
Don Eastman, Tony Brown, Pete Wansgard, Scott Maxwell, Scott Wyatt, Dave Kindig, Matt Dinublio
George & I discuss the following topics
My type 4 engine specs 78.4x96 5.4 Scat H Beam rods, Cam 119/164heads New amc 44x36,
Receipt for my 63
New EMPI Podcast
My 51 split
Scott Kelly with Kelley racing has been drag racing VWs since the late 80s. His father Larry was a VW racer back in the 60s. Hear all about the history and his story of how he started racing VWs and then gets involved with battle
of the imports.