Bob Bowman #194

Stan Racing / Team Speed

Swan Bay, New South Wales
Stan Racing

 

 

Year Vehicle Class MPH PB Record
1998 27 Ford T Roadster D/GMR 155.783 155.783 140.01
1999 27 Ford T Roadster D/GMR 138.996 138.996 171.18
2000 27 Ford T Roadster D/GMR 161.081 161.081 140.01
2001 27 Ford T Roadster D/GMR 139.211 139.211 161.081
2002 27 Ford T Roadster D/GMR 161.608 161.608 161.081
2003 27 Ford T Roadster D/GMR 148.093 148.093 161.608
2004 27 Ford T Roadster D/GMR 166.535 166.535 161.608
2005 27 Ford T Roadster D/GMR 165.555 165.555 166.535
2006 27 Ford T Roadster D/GMR 165.812 165.812 171.159
2009 27 Ford T Roadster D/GMR 135.644 135.644 171.159
2009 1992 Oldsmobile Cutlass AA/FCC 191.795 191.795 Open
2010 1992 Oldsmobile Cutlass AA/FCC 204.487 204.487 192.328
2011 27 Ford T Roadster B/GMR Washed Out   168.07
2012 27 Ford T Roadster B/GMR Washed Out   168.07
2013 27 Ford T Roadster B/GMR 179.829 179.829 168.07
2014 27 Ford T Roadster B/GMR 154 154 179.829
2014 1932 Ford Roadster A/GR 113, 161.413 161.413 232.12
2015 1927 Ford Roadster B/GMR 194.049 194.049 179.829
2016 1927 Ford Roadster B/GMR 125.401 125.401 209.448
2017 1927 Ford Roadster B/GMR 164.843, 178.324 178.324 209.448
2018 1927 Ford Roadster D/GMR   165.812 171.159
           

MPH shown in RED is highest speed recorded for that class up and including that year.
Records shown are the highest speed attained for that class from all previous years
or have never had a vehicle register a speed for that class and are considered Open.

 

Bob has been involved in Hot Rodding in Australia since the very begining, having built one of the first big time Aussie Hot Rods, the "Peppermint Pirate". an awesome A Model Sports Coupe, which he still owns.

Stan Racing is made up mostly of members of the Rickshaws Hot Rod Club. Their aim is to get each member of Team Speed their 150MPH licence. And the're getting closer every year.

 

Vehicle Specs

Vehicle Make   1927 Ford
Vehicle Model   Roadster
Vehicle Class   D/GMR
Chassis   Homemade, wheel base: 120 inch, wheels: 15 inch/4 inch steel Tyres: 4.5/28 Goodyear land speed
Engine   1969 Ford boss, 13.5 to 1 comp, Venolia pistons, eagle rods, steel crank, 4 bolt main, Hi ported 4V heads, single plain manifold, 725 Vav holley carby
Gearbox   Gerico
Diff   Hallibrand Champ 3.02 ratio

 

 

Sponsors

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Career Highlights

   
Time in Sport   Forever
Claim to Fame    
Other Interests   Just Hot Rods
Team Name    
Team Members   Neil Jacups - Bus driver and racecar driver
Ray Cooke - Roustabout and racecar driver
Trevor May - Roustabout and racecar driver
Terry Maloney - Cook and racecar driver
Bob Bowman - Car Builder, mechanic and driver
Team History   20 yearsplaying
Best thing about Dry Lakes Racing   the people and the addrenalin rush
Interesting story