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SEMA Heritage: Grumpy Jenkins' 9-Second Wheelstands

In August of 1969, Bill "Grumpy" Jenkins and his Grumpy's Toy IV Camaro walked all over the competition at the Super Stock Nationals held at the York U.S. 30 Dragway in Pennsylvania. This Camaro was the latest in a string of Chevy dragsters that Jenkins built and named his "Toys," although anyone who lined up next to him at the strip knew that he wasn't playing around.

Read a "A Happy Grumpy" in the December issue of SEMA News.