This is where they come from. Tough men in tough times
by Victor Amon, Staff -Writer
Farmer, Boxer, Rodeo cowboy, Bronc rider, Bull rider and West Capitol Speedway SuperModified race car driver. Gene Corey was an original throw back. He drew the chassis up with chalk on the garage floor and made a car.
Gene Corey was a regular who made the show every Saturday night at the World’s Fastest Quarter mile clay oval. Wally ‘Crazy Wheels’ Baker once said of Gene; “Gene always knew where he was on the track.”
The track considered as one of the toughest in the country where 80 cars showed up for a 20 car field. Gene Corey, One tough guy.
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