Reyes On Tour Photo Spotlight:

Charlie Allen Funny Car In The 60’s

photo by Steve Reyes, caption by Aaron Green

The “All American Boy” Charlie Allen was one of the first full time Funny Car touring pro’s from the west coast back in the 1960’s. Here he is making a blast at Irwindale, California, with his “Saddleback Dodge” sponsored Dart Funny Car. Allen has been around drag racing a long time. Now days he runs Firebird Raceway in Chandler, Arizona. For professional motorsports photography contact Steve Reyes at