A presentation by Corning Community College and Red Tail’s Racing

Wilfred DeFour, George Watson, Clayton Lawrence, Dabney Montgomery, with the Tuskegee Airmen's Faithful Pursuit at the  Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. National Convention; National Harbor, MD

Tuskegee Airmen Wilfred DeFour, George Watson, Clayton Lawrence, Dabney Montgomery,
with the Tuskegee Airmen's Faithful Pursuit at the Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. National Convention; National Harbor, MD, in 2012.

The Tuskegee Airmen's Faithful Pursuit is the rolling embodiment of the 332nd Fighter Group's first Red Tail fighter, the P-47 Thunderbolt. The "Jug" was the largest, heaviest, single engined fighter used by any side during World War 2. Like the Jug the big Buick is known for its durability, speed, and comfort.

DRAG RACE REVISION 2B 2015

TARGET: Beat the Scotty Guadagno 11.7 Sec 117mph time in his 4,700 1970 Electra 225 Custom Sport Coupe

FAITHFUL PURSUT, 4,790lb 1969 Buick Electra 225 "GSX"

Twin Turbo 430/800HP/850LB-FT EST @ 15lbs of BOOST

NEW ADDITIONS:

1. STEUBEN AUTO Rebuilt TH 375, new race clutches, steels, automatic valve body. New Gear Vendors OD Clutches.

2. 30" MT ET Street Drag Radials

3. American Racing 15" x 10" rear rims

4. EDGE Racing 3500 stall torque converter

5. Replaced spool in Nodular 9" FORD case with HD Racing Locker from GT PERFORMANCE FORD. Transition from 3.25 to 3.89 GR

“24 March 1945″

"Red Tail and Big Yank Over Berlin"

Autographed by P-51 fighter pilot Capt. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr.; 332nd Fighter Group and B-17G heavy bomber pilot Lt. Bill Strapko. 

 

17″ x 22″ Autographed Print

Capt. Roscoe Brown & Lt. Bill Strapko – Signed Print 

$225+ $10 S&H

 About the Artist, Jerry Taliaferro:

Jerry Taliaferro was born in the small southern town of Brownsville, Tennessee. After graduating high school in May 1972, he joined the Army. Almost a year later he entered the United States Military Academy at West Point and graduated four years later as a member of the Class of 1977.

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