Brochure, 1966 Mercury Comet Preliminary Drag Specifications and NHRA Stock Car Classifications

Summary

NHRA's stock drag racing classes were defined by the ratio of a vehicle's weight to its horsepower. This brochure identifies the classes in which variously equipped 1966 Mercury Comets could compete. Faster stock cars ran in the AA and A classes, while slower cars competed in the M and N classes.

NHRA's stock drag racing classes were defined by the ratio of a vehicle's weight to its horsepower. This brochure identifies the classes in which variously equipped 1966 Mercury Comets could compete. Faster stock cars ran in the AA and A classes, while slower cars competed in the M and N classes.

Artifact

Brochure

Date Made

1966

Subject Date

1966

Collection Title

Ford Motorsports Records 

Location

Not on exhibit to the public.

Object ID

2007.1.1930.23

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Ford Motor Company.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Printing (Process)

Dimensions

Height: 11 in

Width: 8.5 in  (25.5 in unfolded)

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