Monday, 24 September 2012

Screamin' Alley

Old-school East Kent drag racers may fondly recall the heady days of Screamin' Alley - an impromptu drag-strip that found quick success on a service road at RAF Manston. Its time was short but, offering the south-east's only option for proper drag racing besides making the trip to Santa Pod or across into Europe, it was a true cult hit. A Reliant Kitten on slotmags, a Marina Coupe gasser and a narrowed Renault 4 silhouette? It could only be the 1980s...
You can learn more here or, better still, buy this month's issue of Retro Cars magazine, which has a full feature in the venue's history.

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