raced his Maserati 300S
#3077 with its original Maserati 6-cylinder engine in 1960. For
1961, he figured Chevy V8 power would make his beautiful car more competitive.
July 8-9 1961 he appeared with the 351 cid V8.
Now with plenty of horsepower he ran
with the leaders in the early laps, but didn't finish.
||5750cc. of full-race Chevy V8
power. Dixon thunders up the hill.
Drake -- 1
|Dixon at Laguna Seca on October 21-22.
He qualified, but DNF'd early.
This feature article on the Maserati-Chevy
by Jerry Titus ran in the November 1961 issue of
Car Graphic" magazine.
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