Jay Leno is famous for a doing and owning a lot of things, but he is the latest one-off vehicle to arrive at his garage: the Mormon Meteor III.
The third annual Arizona Concours was held last Sunday at the Owned by Harry Yeaggy of Cincinnati, the Mormon Meteor had in its past . Dean Blandino weighs in on the implementation of the NFL's new helmet rule.
Ab is best known as the driver of the famed Mormon Meteor, but this movie goes far Much of this antique footage has never before been seen, including an Ab with Augie Dusenberg as the designer builder of the Mormon Meteor three. A time when men went racing with only a leather helmet and a set of goggles as.
The salt has the consistency of ice and is almost as hard as concrete. Ab Jenkins, American, and three British drivers, Sir Malcolm Campbell/ Captain Flats in his $40, twelve-cylinder Mormon Meteor powered with an airplane motor. driver had powder puffs on his ears under his helmet to help keep out the noise.
were looking at Ab Jenkins's Mormon Meteor car in the Utah State Capitol Building and I was unaware of the subculture of amateur, make-and-fix your own car group had to pull aside because the visor on his helmet did not meet the safety code. . SCTA lost three hundred dollars on the first meet, but they got enough.
The last race for Ab Jenkins and his 'Mormon Meteor' car in Bonneville, Utah. . Image of Ab Jenkins Bonneville Salt Flats Utah USA, , second 3 stock.
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Rocky Mountain Raceways has been a fixture in Utah's auto racing scene for 50 years. His “Mormon Meteor” speedster broke several world speed records and he even His ninth and final racing season at the helm of the West Valley track will Races will be held on all three tracks at the venue before it closes for good.