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Sand Jeep Orange County, CA $9500

• CATEGORIES: Racing • TAGS: .

Hector’s selling this fiberglass bodied sand jeep.

https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/snw/d/santa-ana-sandrail-sand-jeep/6827410918.html

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“Sand Jeep
Setup to dune and drag race. It’s got a ZZ4 Chevy crate 350 w/400 Transmission. 9″ Ford rear end. Fiberglass body. Comes with dirt and sand tires. Wilwood brakes. Installed pads for heated seats just need to run wiring.
It has plates, registered and pink in hand.
No Trades
$9500”

 

 
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1948 Ex-Racer North Bend, WA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: Racing • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2500.

Seems like this ex-racer could be modified into a racer again.

“Jeep willys body on a shortened blazer frame. Healthy SBC 350, world 2.08 iron heads around 450hp. Th350 and dana 20. 10 bolt front open 12 bolt rear locked. Full cage tied to frame, pb,ps, aluminum radiator. Very reliable and can wheel all day and not overheat. Very fun in sand and mud. Runs great. This jeep is an ex barrel racer.”

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1957? DJ-3A Drag Jeep Machesney Park, IL on eBay

• CATEGORIES: DJ-3A, Racing

UPDATE: Still Available on eBay. The Buy-it-now price is $9500.

This Drag Jeep was featured on Road and Track. Labeled a 1957 DJ-2A, the year, the serial number (56337 11539), and the body style mark this as a 1956 DJ-3A.

View all the information on ebay

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“It’s time to part with my very first street rod. I bought this in 1982 right out of high school. Over the years it has morphed into what you see here.
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1947 CJ-2A Taylor, MI $3000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, Racing • TAGS: , , .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(09/03/2018) Engine is locked. A rare desert dog sighting on this former racer.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2238824466442530

“47 Willys Jeep aftermarket steel body, tilt front end, CJ chassis, Dana 44s, 480 gears, a true four-wheel posi front, and rear, 327 .30 over thats locked up, Ported heads, intake, Holley carb, 400 trans. This jeep was raced in the Great Lakes sanction. Sand Drags and obstacle course in the 80s, and 90s known as a shuffler..”

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Drag Race Jeep Rancho Cucamonga, CA $19,000

• CATEGORIES: Racing • TAGS: , , , , .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(03/13/2017) Fred’s selling his great looking drag jeep. You can contact him at Waytoogood@earthlink.net or (909) 560-4902.

https://inlandempire.craigslist.org/snw/d/sand-jeep-show-car-awesome/6804563732.html

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“For Sale
Complete Sand Drag Willys Jeep
Well Known “Sidewinder” Pro Jeep
SCSDA and NSDA Event Winning Car
Beautiful Show Quality Jeep, Turn Key Ready to Race

Removable Fiberglass Body and Front Clip w/Pro Stock Scoop
Custom Paint w/Flames and Stripes
385 cu. in. Small Block Chevy
Custom N.O.S Nitrous System w/onboard Bottle Heater
Dart SHP Pro Block w/Billet Steel Main Caps
3.75 Eagle Steel Crank
Eagle 6.0 Rods
Kevco Racing Oil Pan
JE Nitrous Pistons and Pins
Hell Fire Rings
Brodix Aluminum Heads w/ Special Port and Valve Work
Comp Cam
Crower Rollers
MSD Digital 6
Jessel Belt Drive
Big Tube Turbo-Hot Coated Headers
Aluminum Electric Water Pump
Electric Fan
Griffin Radiator

Magna-Flow Fuel System
Holley Carburetor Done by Engine Dynamics
Power glide Trans Done by Remac Racing Transmissions
Trans Brake
Scatter Shield and Driveshaft Loop
B&M Pro Bandit Ratchet Shifter w/ Dedenbear Adjustable RPM Controlled Electric Shift Actuator
Billet Stall Converter
Dedenbear Adjustable Reaction Time Delay Box
Autometer Premium Gauges
Autometer Ultimate Playback Tach /with Shift Light
Painless Switch Panel
Race Head lite and tail lite
RCI 5-Point Harness
Race Seat
RJ QuarterMax (Rick Jones Pro Stock) 4130 Chromoly Fab Rear End w/Strange 3rd Member
Summer Bros. Custom Axles
RJ QuaterMax (Rick Jones Pro Stock) Fab Wheelie Bars w/Quick Connects
Alston Chassis Works Ladder Bar and Panhard Bar (All Adjustable)
Strange Engineering Adjustable Coil over Rears
20.00 x 15 Paddle Trax
Hoosier Drag Front Tires
Centerline Wheels

Too Much To List! This Sand Drag Jeep Was Built with the Best!
The Car is Fun to Drive and Very Reliable and A Proven Winner
It Has Run 3.61 and Run’s Consistent 3.80’s
Priced For Quick Sale
$ 19K
Can Help with Delivery and Also Help Consult at the Track on Setups if needed
Please See the Pictures for Your Review
Please Call, E-mail or Text Anytime For Additional Information and More Detailed Pictures”

 
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1942? CJ-5 Drag/Sand Jeep Norco, CA $7500

• CATEGORIES: Racing • TAGS: , , .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $7500.

https://inlandempire.craigslist.org/snw/d/norco-willys-sand-jeep/6812699683.html

“Willys Sand Jeep, Built from 1942 mailcarrier. Custom, Stretched Frame, Chevy 383 stroker with 200 shot fuel/200 Shot Nitrous. TCI 2 Speed Powerglide w/ trans brake(New trans/ No Trips on it), Ford 9″ w/ 6.22 gears, Leaf spring suspension front and rear. This is a fun jeep to dune or get down and race!! Turnkey fun!! $9,000 OBO No Low Ballers. Possible trade for boat. ”

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Drag CJ-7 Longwood, FL $15,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-7, Racing

Seller has some pricing options.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/733585400349197

“Pro Stock jeep for sale as a roller or complete ,with cuts and dot tires ,as a roller asking 15000 obo,may trade for drag car”

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Our Gang Ice Racers Get Some TV Exposure

• CATEGORIES: Features, Racing, videos • TAGS: .

The local Denver CBS Affiliate covered the Our Gang Ice Racers.

 
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Drag Jeep Yuma, AZ **Status Unknown**

• CATEGORIES: Racing • TAGS: , , , .

UPDATE: **Status Unknown** Was $6800.

(01/02/2018) “Willy’s fiberglass body , 383 stroker, powerglide 2 speed tranny , 9 in rear , 456 full spool spline ,
Msd electronics , launch controller, 2 step modulator to retard timing for nitrous, has no nitrous but is built for a 150 hp shot , never ran nitrous all motor so far it is fast enough without it . 4.62 sec at dome valley raceway.”

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1947 CJ-2A Race Jeep Roseburg, OR $7500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, Racing • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(07/26/2018) Looks ready for some racing.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/760719570986867

“383 Stroker motor
11.5:1 compression
Full roller and balanced
Australian Aluminum Heads
MSD ignition
Pushing 600 HP
Turbo 350 trans with manual over ride.
4 wheel drive
Lockers front and rear
4:45 gears
Dutchman axles
Rear radiator and tranny cooler
with cooling fans
12 gallon fuel cell
Blue HID head lights, light bar
PNW race registered
Built for barrel racing but is a blast on the sand with it’s light weight and high horse power!
Sand, mud, race, Jeep”

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CJ-5 Racer Asotin, WA Best Offer

• CATEGORIES: CJ5, Racing • TAGS: , .

This has a couple Desert Dogs that lookin decent shape. The rear springs are outboard. There could be a little value here. This is about 2 hours east of me.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/212747852875958

“Old raceing. Jeep need the moter put back to gether its a 455 old.lot of parts.”

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1948 Drag Jeep Redmond, OR $49,000

• CATEGORIES: Racing • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $49,000

(01/27/2014) All hand controlled. No foot pedals.

https://losangeles.craigslist.org/sfv/cto/d/1948-pro-street-willys-jeep/6713002576.html

“. chevrolet 350 zz4 crate motor
. ford 9″ with poss
. turbo 400 trans
. B&M BLOWER
. one off custom valve covers
. Art Morrison chassis
. coil over independent front
. 4 link coil over rear
. custom all steel body
. all hand controlled”

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1964 CJ-5 Loveland, CO $4000

• CATEGORIES: CJ5, Racing • TAGS: .

This is a former ice-racing jeep. This could well be worth a look at this price.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1220221888128545

“Titled as 1964 Jeep CJ five, has 1978 CJ5 frame in axles, Dana 30 front with disc brakes and 4:88 gears, Dana 20 rear axle was solid axles and power lock with 4:88 gears, 400 small block Chevy with aluminum intake and edelbrock carb MSD 6AL ignition, Turbo 400 transmission and Dana 300 transfer case, full cage rollbar, the complete body except the windshield frame is fiberglass. This jeep was used for ice racing in Georgetown Colorado so it has steering brakes on the front brakes and a line lock steering break, the lights are on the jeep but not currently wired for the street. If you want to ice race, this is competitive competition jeep but can also wire the lights and put it on the street.$4000 is a great price for all you were getting. I also have a set of competitive studs for sale and set of Competitive bear rubber tires I would sell.”

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1953 CJ-3A Sand Jeep Grand Rapids, MI $7000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, Racing • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(01/27/2017) Looks fun. A stretched, custom sand toy. Interesting cage design. That middle loops leans way back.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1117177625101158

“1953 Jeep Willys CJ3 Jeep was built for Silverlake and has been stretched 14″ to accommodate room for rear seats and fuel cell. 355 SBC, steel crank, dome pistons, 3500 stall converter, fresh rebuild on t400 trans, J20 rear end, built 455 rear gear. custom cage, 5 point harnesses front and back. Griffen Fab Works built custom suspension that include deaver springs, fox shocks, over 5k invested. Works extremely well in the sand and can eat up most everything Silverlake has to offer. Great opportunity to get into a smooth, safe, and fun ride at Silverlake. ”

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1951 CJ-3A Stanwood, WA $4250

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, Racing • TAGS: , , , .

Has a Bobcat body and hood. Has custom suspension. May have been a racer.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/cto/d/1951-willys/6734451152.html

“1951 Willys , fiberglass , 289 Ford engine. Too much extras to list., Runs but needs tuning. $4,250”

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1948 Drag Jeep Yuma, AZ $38,000

• CATEGORIES: Racing

Wish there were better pics of this.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/264156147552713

“1948 Willy’s DRAG JEEP 4×4 350 Small Block Chevy Engine 850 PLUS horse power automatic transmission. All new paint,chrome and interier.Well maintained very clean comes with extra set of paddle tires Asking $38,000 OBO .The jeep is ready for the Dunes”

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1949 CJ-3A Sand Jeep Las Vegas, NV $18,100

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, Racing • TAGS: , , .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(10/14/2016) Has quite a few mods.

https://lasvegas.craigslist.org/cto/d/1949-willys-jeep-cj3a/6700693147.html

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“MOTOR:
Small block Chevy 283
Iskenderian racing cam
270 grind Hydraulic lift
Holly carb 4160 Avenger
Weiand 3000 intake manifold
Mallory Unilite ignition
Flex-a-lite fans with custom alum housing
Alum overflow tank
Fram HPG1 and inline fuel filters
Fuel pressure gauge
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Jeepster Commando Race Jeep CT $3000

• CATEGORIES: Jeepster, Racing • TAGS: .

Don’t see many race Jeepster, especially with Desert Dogs and Terra Tires.

https://newyork.craigslist.org/lgi/cto/d/race-jeep/6668897127.html

“Race jeep for bunch of different tracks 3000”

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1975 DJ-5 Drag Jeep Marlins Ferry, OH eBay

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6, Racing

Craig shared this hopped up former mail jeep.

View all the information on eBay

“You’re bidding on a 1975 Jeep Pro-Street Postal Delivery DJ5 right hand drive. Blown 383 Stroker. 350 Trans with a 3500 stall converter tubbed with an M/T tire 8 gallon fuel cell. Electric fuel pump. Complete new fuse panel front to back. Great fun to drive and YES Willy bars are functional. Gets a lot of attention wherever it goes. Has won many trophy’s.”

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1955 CJ-5 Race Jeep San Diego, CA No Price

• CATEGORIES: CJ5, Racing

I’m not sure what kind of racing this was built for ….. maybe sand drags?

https://sandiego.craigslist.org/csd/cto/d/1955-jeep-willys/6647944208.html

“1955 Jeep Willys race Jeep. Street legal. 350 engine. Automatic 3 speed transmission. Full Edelbrock nitrous system/ kit. Much much more”

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1942? Drag Jeep Nashville, TN $7500

• CATEGORIES: Racing • TAGS: .

It’s listed as a 1942, but the body is a CJ. Description is provided in the pics.

https://nashville.craigslist.org/cto/d/1942-jeep/6607062346.html

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Year? Flattie Joplin, MO **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-3A, Racing • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1500.

Has fiberglass body. Could be a Bobcat body. It looks setup as a racer.

https://joplin.craigslist.org/cto/d/42-flat-fender-willys-replica/6604265383.html

“Custom frame, custom rollbar, custom paint, fiberglass body with a 488 posi rearend. No motor no tranny no frontend. Comes with paddle tires. Rearend was built for race and was only driven down one 1/4 mile pass before being pulled out and put in the Willy’s. Just don’t have the time or money to finish it.”

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PNW Race Jeep Carson, WA $16,000

• CATEGORIES: Racing

Marty shared this one.

https://portland.craigslist.org/grg/snw/6579454435.html

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“Hand built competitive PNW race Jeep
Flat fender shell in painted
1 5/8” dom tubing very strong cage
Built by very reputable truck builder
Scotty built transfercase custom.
Carson hydraulics full hydro steering
1.25 turns lock to lock
4.56 gears
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Racing Flattie Bakersfield, CA **Status Unknown**

• CATEGORIES: Racing • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **Status Unknown** Was $13,500.

Interesting engine choice for a later build. The fact that it appears in a Desert Dog ad is pretty cool!

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“This car was raced in the late 70’s and 80’s the last race it completed was in 1990. Glenn Emery built this car as one of the first 4WD 4 wheel independent suspension rear engine vehicle. It has a Buick 215 V8 mated to a Turbo 350 transmission with a B&M shifter. There is a Casal V-drive to get the driveline turned the correct direction mated with a corvette rear pumpkin. The car is rock solid and has a solid start on the restoration. The car is currently street legal and runs, get in it and go have fun. I’m not entirely sure how much travel this car has, but it’s a lot. It can take 2-3 ft whoops at any speed.

My uncle was in the pit crew back in the day when Glenn Emery owned the car. He sold the car to Carl Cook and we tracked the car down a few years ago and found it sitting in a barn. We got it running again and started the restoration. Mickey Thompson has driven and raced this car a few times as well, it is a true timepiece of off road racing. The old pictures have Mickey Thompson in the drivers seat. Life got in the way and we haven’t used it as much as we wanted and it is sitting more than it gets used.
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1964 CJ-5 Ice Racer Denver, CO $5000

• CATEGORIES: CJ5, Racing • TAGS: .

CJ-5 set up for ice racing in Georgetown, Colorado. Unfortunately, racing was cancelled this last winter as the lake ice didn’t get thick enough to allow racing.

https://denver.craigslist.org/cto/d/willys-jeep-cj-5/6570299564.html

“Set up for Ice Racing being sold as OHV and can be readily brought back to street legal.
Vehicle is NOT street legal, NO TEST DRIVES, but you can hear it run.
Fiberglass tub with full roll cage
SBC 400
Turbo 400 auto.
4:88’s with rear locker
AMC model 20 rear axle converted to 1 piece
Power steering, tilt wheel
Steering brakes
Includes windshield, top, doors etc. and many extra parts (axle, driveshafts, heater, x-fer case, etc.)
1 set of 5 bolted tires on wheels
1 set of 4 studded tires on wheels
1 set of 4 bare rubber ice tires on wheels
1 set of tires on vehicle to move it around
Bring a trailer.”

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