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Air Enthusiast 1972-05
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Unlimited racing with the hot ships /Veteran & vintage/
Bob Guilford's F4U-7 "The Blue Max".
Darryl Greenamyer's F8F-2 Bearcat, six times Unlimited champion at Reno and world speed record holder, has clipped wings, revised canopy and no electric or hydraulic systems.
The clipped-wing and modified Sea Fury N878M which took first place at the San Diego Unlimited event but was severely damaged in a forced landing during the California 1000.
A newcomer to the US racing scene in 1971 was the Canadian-registered (CF-CHB) Sea Fury of Flt Lt Ormond Haydon-Baillie, finished in authentic RN colours as WH589.