Waiting his turn to run is 74-year-old Jim Bringhurst of Nevada City, California. “I’ve been into hot rods since I could walk and grew up a mile from Pomona dragstrip,” he says. His ride is a beauty, built with AS. CO. T.super charged Ferguson aluminum Ardun flathead. A Richmond four-speed rows through the gears. Out back a Halibrand quick-change 101 gets the power to the rear meats. Magnesium smoothie sprint car wheels finish off the look.