ED ZINKE - TEAM LEADER
Years of experience:
40-something- started wrenching on my Dad's midget car and never quit. Learn to drive on tri-power '65 4speed GTO.
Automotive claim to fame:
Racing ASA in the '70s, owning an ASA Team in the '90s, and making the magazine staff as a former Midwesterner in the new millennium- didn't hurt to have '40 as a HOT ROD cover car either.
First car owned:
1956 Ford Fairlane, 292 with 3- 2 barrels and 3 on the tree with overdrive.
Number of rental cars destroyed:
None- wreck my own
Manual or automatic?
Open Road- give me a swizzle stick with 4, 5, or even 6 notches. In LA or Chicago traffic- automatic
Turbocharged or supercharged?
Own one supercharged car now. Had factory turbo car but cant's wait for the lag. Both are way cool!
Coke or Pepsi?
Diet Coke (sorry Jeff)
If you were a car, what model would you be?
'64 Chevelle convertible as it is similar but different. A classic style that started it all but a model that is not seen everyday.
What do you want to tell the other teams?
Fear the Nova- it's gonna get ya!


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