Throughout the fourth annual Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals we covered individual cars, posted photo galleries featuring opening night festivities and drag racing, and took a look inside the event. Our cameras were also rolling the whole time. Check out the video below to see some of the coolest images and hear from participants at the popular celebration of the 1955-1957 Chevrolet.
The years 1955-1957 hold a special place in the collective history of Chevrolet vehicles. Cars from this era are so revered in fact that magazines, websites and events around the country are dedicated just to the Tri-Five Chevy. The most prominent of these gatherings is the Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals, held every year at venerable Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The track lies adjacent to the facility’s famed amusement park.
Yesterday we took a look at what to expect at the fourth annual Tri-Five Nationals, slated for next month on August 9-11 at Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Today we are taking a look back at one of our favorite vehicles from the 2017 edition of the event: this 1955 Chevy.
The fourth annual Tri-Five Nationals take center stage this weekend at historic Beech Bend Raceway in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Slated for August 9-11, the event will feature a show expected to draw more than 3,000 Chevys from the years 1955-1957, drag racing, a giveaway car built by Woody’s Hot Rodz and much more.
The Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals serves as a gathering place. For four consecutive years, the event in Bowling Green, Kentucky, has brought together folks from around the country with one common interest: the 1955-1957 Chevy.
During the Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals, dozens of the nation’s quickest and fastest 1955-1957 Chevrolets take to the strip at Beech Bend Raceway. While fun runs are part of the show, the racing program is made up of full-blown race cars. The competition is not for the faint of heart.
One of the absolute highlights of the Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals each year is the drag racing program. From participants making fun runs, to wild wheelstanders, to sub-seven second Pro Mod-style cars that reach over 200 miles per hour, the event runs the gamut of the drag racing world.
The fourth annual Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals kicked off on Thursday in Bowling Green, Kentucky, with a stunning display of Bowtie power and pride.
One of the most anticipated parts of the Tri-Five Nationals each year is learning who will be the recipient of the event’s giveaway car built by Woody’s Hot Rodz. The car is always a stunning example of the Tri-Five’s rich history with a nod to the present day.
With our focus on the fourth annual Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals this week, it seems fitting that our Wallpaper Wednesday download should be a ’55 Chevy.