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    Auctions: Barrett-Jackson 2014: Snake and Mongoose lot fizzles, then sells [w/video]
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    That was rather anticlimactic. After a huge buildup and a massive media scrum, surely due at least in part to a fresh Hollywood movie, the Hot Wheels-branded Snake and Mongoose Funny Cars, which were sold together along with matching haulers, fizzled out at a cool million dollars at the 2014 ...

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    Video: Watch this trailer for Snake & Mongoose
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    If you think drag racing is boring, we encourage you to take a closer look at the sport's early days. When Don "The Snake" Prudhomme and Tom "The Mongoose" McEwen were first lining up to shoot down the quarter mile against each other in the '60s, the National Hot Rod Association was still less ...

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    Motorsports: Snake & Mongoose drag racing movie coming soon
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    Nitromethane fueled the funny car battles on the drag strips of the 1970s, and Mattel's marketing money made the sport burn brightly and also changed the face of all sports marketing for good. The rivalry between Don Prudhomme ("Snake") and Tom McEwen ("Mongoose") began in the 1960s and grew more ...

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    2010 Dana Point Concours: Don "The Snake" Prudhomme tribute
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    Don Prudhomme's 1974 Army sponsored Chevrolet Vega funny car – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The 28th Annual Dana Point Concours d'Elegance took place this past Sunday and once again found the Monarch Beach Golf Links at the St. Regis Resort to be a perfect venue. As beautiful as ...

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    2010 Dana Point Concours d'Elegance at the St. Regis
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    2010 Dana Point Concours d'Elegance – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It seems a bit odd calling this the 28th Annual Dana Point Concours d'Elegance when it's only been in this city for three years and has only had that name officially for one, but after spending a good portion of ...

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    Shelby unleashes 750-horsepower GT500 Super Snake Prudhomme Edition
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    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Shelby GT500 Super Snake Prudhomme Edition
    Tonight at the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum in Pomona, California, Carroll Shelby and Co. unveiled what is by far the most radical Mustang ever built for the street. Named after Don "The Snake" Prudhomme, ...

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    Rumormill: Shelby to unveil a new special-edition Mustang at NHRA Winternats
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    Click above for high-res image gallery of the 2010 Ford Shelby GT500
    We don't know what it is yet, but according to the folks at InsideLine, Carroll Shelby is preparing to unveil a new special-edition Ford Mustang next week. Rumored to be less powerful than the GT500KR, the limited-run model ...

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