Colin Lane's dragster at sprint meeting, Seaview, 26 March 1966
Reference Number: EP/1966/1230/29A-F
Colin Lane driving his dragster at the automobile sprint meeting held at Seaview, Petone, photographed 26 March 1966 by an Evening Post staff photographer.
Competitors at automobile sprint meeting, Seaview, Reference Number EP/1966/1230-F (1 digitised items)
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s) individual image on negative stripCellulose triacetate negative, 35mm. Single negative
Historical Notes: Colin Lane built this dragster in the three weeks preceding the sprint meeting. It was powered by a Mercury V8 engine, and was claimed to be the first of its kind in New Zealand. Source of information: Evening Post, 26 March 1966.
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