The late Ralph Burrows posed with his 1939 Ford racer in this photograph taken in 1954.
In that year, Burrows clicked off a lap of 22.7 seconds in time trials on the quarter-mile Heywood-Gull Lake Airport track near Nisswa.
Time trial results determined what heat the racers raced in. Burrows won one trophy dash the same year.
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He also finished third in a heat race and fourth in a feature.
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