CLASSIC VIDEO FLASHBACK - '77 NHRA SPRINGNATS SPORTSMAN
Travel back in time when NHRA Sportsman racing scored time on the big stage of television with the Winston professional series broadcasts. The video is from the 1977 NHRA Springnationals in Columbus, Ohio with the primary focus on the sportsman divisions with mentions of the professional classes.
You will see eliminations in Pro Comp, Comp and Modified. There are highlights from Stock and Super Stock as well as the professional finals. You'll see a handful of sportsman racers who eventually went on to lucrative professional drag racing careers.
Dave McClelland is your host.