I hope the Pacemakers get their well deserved restoration. I am just happy to be a part of all this and to add whatever I can to this thread that Nick has given me to moderate. The very top of the wheel from about 11 o'clock to 1 o'clock was also covered with the same rubber but had no steel or any support behind it so it would give if you pressed on it It was hidden beneath carpet and a jumble of dinette chairs. My car had a grill made from the same expanded metal that was used for the oil cooler scoop grill on the full sized Kurtis Indy roadsters, while the production cars had a grill stamped from an aluminum sheet. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites. In particular his equipment for Ford flat heads was highly sought after.
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Posted August 31, Wahlborgs were plentiful in the racing world during the days. The vintage quarter midget was an almost complete Kurtis in fair shape considering its age. My involvement in this restoration was truly a labor of love. Seeing that there were kids my age, 10 years old, racing these small midgets, got me very excited. This is an excellent example of a race-ready car! Offenhauser water manifolds, twin Stromberg carburetors and an Eddie Meyer intake manifold.