Book - Dialed In: The Jan Opperman Story
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Jan Opperman was a larger-than-life dirt track racing legend who stormed on the scene in the late 1960's, dominated sprint car circuits throughout the 1970's and helped define the Outlaw movement.
John Sawyer's recently re-issued biography captures Opperman's charisma with colorful quotes and lively writing. This is required reading for dedicated sprint car fans.
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