Retro Rockets
Vintage 60's and early 70's supermodifieds

Feature Page - Restoration of the Bob Knoll #9

This restored Bob Knoll super was unveiled at the 1999 Hy-Miler in Sandusky. Randy Mapus from Castalia Ohio did this beautiful restoration job. Randy is a member of VARC, "Vintage American Race Cars" an Ohio based vintage "exhibition" group.

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Photo by Butch Van Dyke.

If you have any old pictures of this car or other information, we would love to add it to this page. Please send them in to RetroRockets and for pictures, please include a description, if possible.

Photos by Jane Mapus.
Picture File RM_BKS002-s.jpg The old super as Randy found it. On the trailer, tires on, vegetation growing around and through the chassis.
Picture File RM_BKS004-s.jpg Makes a pretty nice planter! The perfect gift for that supermodifed fan in your family.
Picture File RM_BKS003-s.jpg A tree literally growing up through the trailer and chassis.
Picture File RM_BKS005-s.jpg Randy couldn't believe when he cut the growth back and the tires were in great shape.
Picture File RM_BKS006-s.jpg Ah, sweet success. After cutting his way in, Randy gets a shot at sitting in the old super.
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