1933 Ford Lawhon Brothers Sprint Car 

AACA Certified Race Car Class 24-A

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- AACA certified race car class 24-A
- Lawhon Brothers Sprint Car
- The first driver that was Lew Irwin who achieved victories at the Industrial Speedway in Dallas, Texas in November and December of 1933
- The second driver was Benjamin Franklln Musick, who went by the name Bill Morris at the time
- Some reports state that Musick had previously run with the Bonnie and Clyde Gang as a wheelman
- In an excerpt published in his book "Safe at Any Speed", famed racer and then-Lawhon Brothers teammate Joie Chitwood recalled that after Musick won the race at Winfield, Kansas in 1934, Musick drove out of the gate and through the midway to evade FBI agents who were looking for him
- Documentation, stamped and authenticated
- Period photographs
- Certification no. 292 and AACA vehicle no. 31698
- Morton and Brett original body
- 1918 Ford engine block with rare Frontenac SR overhead valve head with 2 spark plugs per cylinder
- Engine and transmission rebuilt by Bill Stipe
- Rear axle built by Bob McKee's shop
- Titled in Wisconsin not for highway use

Reference Number 647963

as of 4/15/2021

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