Volume IX, Issue 8, Page 132


Ace photographer James Drew snapped Top Fuel driver Tony Schumacher and rocker Sammy Hagar in the pits at Sonoma.
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After much debate, the winner is Tom Drake from Matthews, NC, who submitted:

"This is how many people it would have taken to hold Buster back if Tony had ignored his command to shut her down! "

Getting Honorable Mentions are:

"You just didn't mess with Buster and the proof was that it took ten guys to mug him! " --Mike Gamache, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

"Buster! If you ever mention the words Autostart again, I'll see to it that both you end up in the trash cann!!! " --Steve Gibbs (1975 - That's Gibbs in the front of the picture)

"Ok Buster, you drew the lucky hemroid, it's your turn in the barrel. Enjoy. " --Ron Lorenz, California

"I just love the seven second time out rule. " -- Bry, Fresno, CA

"Before the mob of revelling drag racers failed to respond to Buster Couch's calls to let him go, Buster was simply known as Eddie. The rest, as they say, is history!" -- Paul Rogers Jr., Rockwall, TX

"Make a wish boys! " --D Tolley, Charlotte, NC

"The good old day, having fun at the drag strip. " -- ML Voisin, Barrie, Ontario, Canada

"Buster for the last time, you can't arm flag like that guy on Pinks... " -- Henry Grubb, Mesquite, TX

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