Charlie Webster in the driver’s seat.
During this period, the driver of the Simons Excavator Special was Ray Delisle.
New London-Waterford. Car owner Bill Simons constructed and ran numerous “Excavator Special” Modifieds from the ’50s through to the ’70s. This car is numbered “09”, but is unrelated to Art Barry’s #09 which Ed and also Bob Santos raced very successfully in the late ’60s-early ’70s. In this picture the driver is Charlie Webster.
Ace mechanic Clyde MacLeod is on the left, car owner Bill Simons on the right.