He lives in Spartanburg County. The same golden legacy exists across the border in South Carolina, especially the Upstate area around Spartanburg. Spartanburg County, in fact, boasts 25 world championships among racers such as Scotty Cannon and his son, Scott, and Gene Fulton. Fulton's most memorable car was a Chevy II station wagon. While at face value a seemingly unlikely prospect as a great drag car, Fulton said it was actually the perfect such vehicle.
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They roared to life surrounded by a crowd of street racers and spectators and, in seconds, flashed by the finish line moving at and mph. Some street racers take 12 seconds to reach the finish line at Yello Belly Drag Strip, an outlaw racetrack on the outskirts of Grand Prairie. Some complete the eighth-of-a-mile run in seven, eight or nine seconds, depending on the driver and his car.
In , Hobbs, N. NHRA implemented its new championship points program in aimed at determining a national points champion "in an effort to add more interest for those active in drag racing, regardless of their competition class or geographical location. To ensure that no region could benefit from favorable climatic conditions that would allow its racers to run more events, the points-earning season ran 26 weeks, from April 3 until Sept.