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Nitro Time Machine: Don Garlits goes from the museum to a U.S. Nationals title

Don Garlits added another legendary moment to his hall of fame career by taking a Top Fuel dragster out of his museum in 1984 and winning the U.S. Nationals. Watch him score the Wally in this episode of Nitro Time Machine.
30 Mar 2020
Posted by NHRA.com staff
Nitro Time Machine


"Big Daddy" Don Garlits scored yet another U.S. Nationals victory, this time in unconventional fashion. He pulled a Top Fuel dragster out of mothballs to win the world's biggest drag race in 1984, further cementing his legacy as one of the greatest to ever go down the drag strip. You can watch more classic footage at NHRA.tv.