Sign in to check out Check out as guest. It was the first of three Winternationals wins in four years for Segrini, two of which ended in spectacular fashion. There are 1 items available. Segrini, left, Craig Barrie, and their beautiful Faberge wheeler. He knew he was staging a wounded animal and he rode that thing as hard as it would go and as far as it would go…which was about ft.

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You are covered by the eBay Money Back Guarantee if you receive an item that is not as described in the listing. Segrini did both for the second straight year as the clutch let go in the lights, sending a shower of sparks out of both side windows as he crossed the finish line ahead of Dale Pulde. Sep 22, Learn more – opens in new window or tab.

They won the race, and degrini Segrini was spectacular in victory. But as Segrini is walking out after signing the page, legalese-filled contract, Craig walks up to him and hands him an envelope.

Al Segrini | NHRA

Massachusetts-based funny car racing legend Al Segrini knew how to win with flare. The team rebuilt, but the entire operation was stolen overnight while parked outside the home of a friend in New Jersey in preparation for running in Englishtown the next day.

The brothers racked up a series of wins against their mostly Hemi-powered opponents but finally had enough of what they considered to be a constantly shifting set of rules and returned to New England Dragway, where track promoter Jack Doyle had a soft spot for them.


Beattie, a big Funny Car fan, ultimately decided he wanted one of his own and put Segrini in charge of the project. If you make a purchase, there may be a delay in processing your order. Watch list is full. Image not available Photos not available for this variation. Select a valid country.

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Segrini drove a few more races for Pisano that year with no real success, and despite his best segrinii, Segrini was not able to put together another ride.

The car was a winner from the start, and Segrini loved driving it.

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The win zl bittersweet for Segrini. Segrini had driven the Chevy, but his protective older brother thought the altered was too ak car for his young sibling, so he initially hired Joe Fleming to drive it. Seller information dragracinglove1 Add to cart to save with this special offer. Report item – opens in a new window or tab. Subject to credit approval. A Woody Gilmore car was ordered, and Segrini wisely chose Kenny Youngblood to dream up a paint scheme for the car, which was to be named Black Magic.

If you Buy It Now, you’ll only be purchasing this item. Segrini chalked up his third win and second in Pomona when he beat Tim Grose in a memorable final round in This item will ship to United Statesbut the seller has not specified shipping options. Oil coming out of the headers from the holed piston caught fire and set the entire car alight. Once again rideless, Segrini got a lead on a high-ranking contact at cosmetics maker Faberge from a mechanic friend.


Segrini ao in his mount and beat him to the stripe, 6. I knew something was wrong, but I knew I had to give it a shot.

Al Segrini, a five-time NHRA national event Funny Car winner and three-time top finisher, does not hide the disappointment of segrink seeing any of his Funny Cars — most notably the beautiful Black Magic Vega and any of his Faberge-sponsored Super Brut machines — on the top list released a few weeks ago, and we chatted about it earlier this week in an hour-plus phone conversation that only increased my appreciation for his career behind segrinj wheel.

In he won the NHRA Winternationals in explosive flaming fashion and then he came back and did the same damned thing in Read more about the condition. Buy only this item Close this window .