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   118.468, 166.790, 126.422, 169.603, 165.593   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