MASTER OF DISASTER

Doug Spanier

Owners: Doug Spanier of Albany, Minn.

Vehicle: 1989 Chevrolet Silverado short bed

Engine: 572 cu.in. Blown and Alcohol Injected Chevy.

Horsepower: 1,800

Transmission: Turbo 400

Running Gear: 2 1/2 ton transfer case, and 5 ton military axles with Clark planetaries

Tires: 66X43X25 inch Goodyear Terras

Suspension: to my knowledge the first coil sprung truck, 16 Trailmaster shocks

Weight: 13,000 lbs.

Height: 11 feet

Width: 11 feet

Length: 16 feet

Top Speed: 60 mph.

I took this and the next 7 shots in Raleigh, NC. 1989.

This is where the paint came from.

Raleigh, NC. 1989

DO YOU REMEMBER ME?

TRADING CARDS

 

I took these pictures with a video capture card from a TV show.

These shots were captured from a show in Minneapolis 1989. Click for show.

Bigfoot 8 could not make the turn and Master went on to win.

Doug won the first 3 lane show.

SHOW TWO

This is a model that I built for Army Armstrong using a USA-1 model.

Cost to Build: $17.00 Time to Build: 32 hrs Scale: 1/25th

Features: hand fabricated frame, shortened bed, and the coil springs where made out of real springs with a clear plastic center. Completely hand painted.

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