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CarStuff

HowStuffWorks

Games & Hobbies, Automotive

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Automotive 4
Games & Hobbies 32

What's the history of stop lights? What are some common myths about car dealerships? Join Scott and Ben as they take a closer look at all things automotive in CarStuff, a podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.

What are belly tank racers?

November 22nd, 2012

Episode 417 of 813 episodes

After World War II, race teams traveled to California to set new land speed records -- and they used surplus drop tanks to create a race cars knowns as lakesters or belly tank racers. Join Scott and Ben as they explore the origin of lakesters.

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