Author Topic: Smokey Yunick  (Read 48329 times)

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Re: Smokey Yunick
« Reply #120 on: December 23, 2016, 03:55:00 AM »
here is a photo of the Swede Savage driven, Yunick Camaro after the harmonic balancer blew when he was running second.

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« Reply #121 on: December 23, 2016, 04:00:11 AM »
here is a write up I found somewhere on the net, by Tom Smith on the Yunick Camaro at Watkins Glen in 1971.

apologies if this has been posted here before.

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« Reply #122 on: January 14, 2017, 10:03:48 PM »
Another photo of Smokey's Camaro at Riverside in September '67.
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« Reply #123 on: January 16, 2017, 08:11:58 PM »
That is a great picture showing the grille and headlight doors being pushed forward to get rid of the recessed area.
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« Reply #124 on: January 18, 2017, 03:44:26 AM »
That's probably one of the long list of items that the SCCA tech inspectors had a problem with.
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Re: Smokey Yunick
« Reply #125 on: January 18, 2017, 04:24:52 AM »
no doubt, for everyone thing obviously illegal there were probably 3 or 4 that under the radar. This car also had the windshield laid back a degree or two I believe among a great deal of lore and legends of other changes made to the car.
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Re: Smokey Yunick
« Reply #126 on: January 20, 2017, 07:21:19 PM »
just thought i's repost this photo of the Yunick Camaro at Watkins Glen 1971, since it was on the previous page and not viewed as much as the photo after the blow up.

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