#TBT | The epic tale of an ice resurfacer turned autocrosser

Sarah
By Sarah Young
Jan 11, 2024 | $2000 Challenge, Zamboni | Posted in Shop Work | From the Nov. 2008 issue | Never miss an article

Photography by David S. Wallens

[Editor's Note: This article originally appeared in the November 2008 issue of Grassroots Motorsports.]

Also sprach Zarathustra”—the epic bars of this tone poem are profundity’s theme song, the soundtrack to giant leaps for humankind. 

Famously known for being the musical motif in “2001: A Space Odyssey” (and described by many as “that song that goes ‘bum…bum…bum…BUM-BUM!’”), the …

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Comments
ansonivan
ansonivan Dork
3/4/09 9:30 a.m.

Nice writeup.

stk_88_ef
stk_88_ef New Reader
10/18/09 8:32 p.m.

I remember when they rolled that thing out, I was really confused and excited at the same time! Then when they took the body off it made a lil more since...

Apexcarver
Apexcarver MegaDork
1/11/24 12:53 p.m.

Epic moment in challenge history.  I know I have seen that the car is still around, it would be a fun article to do a "where are they now" for a bunch of the challenge cars that have a continued life after the challenge. 

GameboyRMH
GameboyRMH GRM+ Memberand MegaDork
1/11/24 3:54 p.m.

Last I heard KyAllroad owns it and still autocrosses it.

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