THE TRUCK IS PACKED,I GOT MY GEAR TOGETHER HOPE WE DIDN’T FORGET ANYTHING, SPECIAL THANKS TO CREW CHIEF ALLAN, COULDN’T DO IT WITHOUT YA. SO TOMORROW ITS OFF TO TRI-CITIES TO MEET THE NEW SPONSOR AND GET THE BOAT DECALED UP FOR THE RACE THIS WEEKEND
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One motor completed 2nd one close,Canard and engine cowl painted and going back on the hydro.Prop strut installed last night.Fuel cell and surge tank in tonight.Engine tomorrow and run Sunday.Pack hauler and leave Tuesday for displays in Tri- Cities.
FIVE STAR RACING GP-19 IS HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE THAT D’S WICKED CIDER WILL BE THE TITLE SPONSOR FOR TRI-CITIES AND ICE HARBOR BREWING AND IN ADDITION F-BOMB FUEL ADDITIVE WILL BE ASSOCIATE SPONSORS. ALONG WITH THEM WILL BE LOCAL SPONSORS HARBOR MARINE OF EVERETT WA METAL TECH OF MONROE WA EVERETT STEEL BOBS BURGER AND… Read more »
Miss Cabo Marine GP-55 driver Jamie Nilsen pilots owner Scott Pierce’s Grand Prix-series hydroplane to a world record of 116.89 mph at the 2014 Black Lake Regatta inboard race July 13th on Black Lake.
Well it is 12:15 am. After a incredible thrash painting, and putting the boat together we started the engine are 7:00 pm. Engine sounded great, then we turned the water on and had a big problem. Pin hole in the number 3 intake port filled the engine with water. Off came the head and I… Read more »
Shockwave Racing would like to “Thank” Prader Wili Syndrome, Mac Truck Repair of Redmond, Optima Batteries and Clevite Bearings for making this season possible as Sponsors of the GP-17. “Welcome” Little Ceasar’s Pizza as an associate sponsor for the Tricity Water Follies Event. Good day at the Shockwave shop, all ready for Black Lake next… Read more »
Update on the Miss Everett.The hydro is sanded down to original primer and we have a painter lined up to paint.Hopefully in the next week or so, depends on if he thinks we are ready for some bondo touch ups and then press on with color.I have one more upright to sand and our canard,… Read more »
New driver announcement for the Whispering Turbines presents Cabo Marine GP 55 team. Scotty and Susie Pierce are proud to announce that Jamie Nilson has agreed to be our driver in 2014. The Pierce’s would like to thank Kevin Eacret for the great job he has done for our team, the last three years. Jamie,… Read more »
(via Friends and Fans of Shockwave Racing) It is with deep sorrow and saddened hearts, that we lost Bob Wakefield, one of our team members, from a massive heart attack early Sunday morning. Bob always had a ready smile and was eager to lend a helping hand. RIP Mega Bob, god’s speed!!!!
2014 White Center Eagles Oso fund raiser and BBQ. A fun time was had by all. So much so that it will be there for Mother’s day tomorrow. Busy day with lots of kids. Swing by and try her out.