Mel Kenyon. A name that is legend in racing circles world-wide. This is the #1 car Kenyon raced in 1974 which was banned for being too fast.
A quick overview of ‘The King of the Midgets’ Mel Kenyon’s racing history. If this doesn’t impress you, nothing will!
Over 1000 USAC race starts
111 feature wins, more than 380 wins overall
502 USAC top five feature finishes, 187 finishes in 6-10
7 USAC National Championships
4 USAC Regional Championships
8 times second place in USAC points, 21 times in top five
8 National car-owner (3-K Racing) championships
3 NAMARS championships
8 Indy 500 starts with 3rd in 1968, 4th in 1969 and 1973, 5th in 1966
Legends of the oval is one man’s collection of some the finest midget speedway cars in the world with drivers whose names are now legend and who spent time racing these very cars. These race cars are all unique, one-of-a-kind examples of rolling history which are now offered for the very first time from this amazing private collection. Price on application for all cars so contact us through the details here.