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The Neikamp and Petersen modified roadster ( Bonneville 1955 )

The Neikamp and Petersen modified roadster ( Bonneville 1955 )

This rear engined modified roadster seen at Bonneville in 1955 is the Neikamp and Petersen entry. Powered by a Chrysler it ran a quick 208.69 mph to grab first in Class D Modified Roadster. They also went home with a new class record of 203.34 mph breaking the old Stecker & Fugatt record of 170.114 mph set way back in 1952 with a 317” flathead for power. Fred and MaryLou Larsen Collection.