24 Hours of Lemons

Finally Finished Pulling Apart the #1 Motor

No pictures, sorry. But I finally finished pulling apart our Ford 200 six motor from the Billy Beer Racing Futura we raced at Buttonwillow last year. Quick recap, our first race we ran pretty good, but slow all day Saturday, Sunday we started smoking and gradually lost power until a few hours until the end […]

Billy Beer Racing 24 Hours of Lemons Sears Pointless Report

Well, in short our second race went even better than our first. The car is still not as fast nor does it handle as well as I hoped, but its getting better. Our Ford 200 six from a tow yard Mercury Comet, that we bought for $200 from the driveway of some guy in Orange […]

Part II – Race Report Wrap-up for Billy Beer … Racing

So yesterday brought you part I of our first ever racecar build for the 24 Hours of Lemons, and it ended with us sailing thru tech and BS inspections as the darling of Judges Phil and Jay. The next day was race day, but first we had to survive the night. Everyone else on the […]

Race Report Wrap-up for Billy Beer Malaise Forever Re-election Racing

Okay, here we are a good week past our debut race with the 24 Hours of Lemons at Buttonwillow Raceway in the 2011 Arse-freez-a-palooza and I guess its time to write it up and figure out what we have learned. Firstly, here’s a playlist of in car footage of our race: Woody’s YouTube Playlist We […]