Hawkeye Downs HPRA HPV Racing Pictures
2009 Hawkeye Downs HPRA HPV Racing Pictures
Races held at the Cedar Rapids, IA Hawkeye Downs race track on Sept 19th & 20th.Words by Warren.

Photo by Aaron Stiles
 Dennis Grelk's tilting trike unit bolts onto the back of a FWD lowracer.
 Dennis on his tilting trike lowracer.
Photo by Aaron Stiles

Photo by Aaron Stiles
Aaron Stiles tailboxed lowracer and Dan Glatch's Pirhana streamliner. 
Rich Myers' Gee Bee Moby Blue. 
Photo by Aaron Stiles

Photo by Aaron Stiles
Doc Pearson's Infinity superstreet class racer. 
Rick Gritters' cross country lowracer, a Bacchetta, and one of Dennis Grelk's lowracers.  
Photo by Aaron Stiles

Photo by Aaron Stiles
Dennis's lowracer. He loaned this one out to Rose Hulman racer Ariel Young, who went fast! 
Dennis's low racer in tilting trike mode. 
Photo by Aaron Stiles

Photo by Aaron Stiles
Rich Myers Catrike, raced by Marge Branch 
Warren Beauchamp's Cuda-W streamliner 
Photo by Aaron Stiles

Photo by Aaron Stiles
 Rick Gritters' streamliner
University of Iowa streamliner, raced without the top. 
Photo by Aaron Stiles

Photo by Aaron Stiles
Dennis' leaning trike again. 
More leaning trike.
Photo by Aaron Stiles

Photo by Aaron Stiles
Dennis Grelk's Barracuda streamliner 
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Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Trike race #1
 Trike race #2
Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
  Trike race #3
  Trike race #4
Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
Warren's streamliner had a tire rub. Rick and Dennis helped try to fix it.
Dennis lent me a slightly smaller Continental tire but it did not help. After I got the bike home I found that the headset has loosened slightly, making the already minimal tire to chainring clearance non-existent.
Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
Tracy Thompson in the WAW passes Doug Greaser in the Aleweder. 
Rick and Dennis battle it out in the lap race 
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Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Rich Meyers
 Rev Bruce Gordon follows Tedd Wheeler
Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Jeff Hunn in the "Attila" streamliner
 Doc Pearson in the foreground of faired class racers during the lap race.
Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Jeff in Atilla, Tyger in an F40 in the background
Bruce, Tedd Wheeler, Richard Nicodemus, and Rich 
Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Richard N, and Richard M.
 L to R - Dennis, Tyger, and Jeff.
Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Rick passes Doc
 Doug in the Aleweder
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Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Aaron followed by Tracy
 Faired racers
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Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Faired racers
 Rick prepares to pass Dennis
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Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Dennis hangs on to Rick
 Aaron
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Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Jeff
 Rich
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Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Jeff passes Doc
 Richard, Bruce, Doug
Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Faired racers
 Tracy, Rich
Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
Don Barry watches Dan Glatch, who stopped for a repair. Doc passes Tedd and Aaron.
 Tracy
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Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 Tedd,
 Rich, Jeff, Tyger
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Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 faired racers
 Dan in the Pirhana. Dan had an stuck idler at the start of the race, but fixed it and joined the race later.
Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez
 faired racers 
Jeff passes Dan 
Photo by Chris and Dora Cortez

Photo by Dan Glatch
Dennis going through the timing trap at the end of the run 
Rich is ready to launch with the landing gear board in place 
Photo by Dan Glatch

Photo by Dan Glatch
Crews and racers watching one of the racers complete their timed run
Rose Hulman racer Rachelle Cobb in the lap race on Rick's cross country lowracer
Photo by Dan Glatch

Photo by Dan Glatch
Rick and Jeff take the tight corner on the double  horseshoe lap race
Dennis, going fast for a long time. 
Photo by Dan Glatch

Photo by Dan Glatch
Jeff, Warren, and another racer in the bank of the outer track in the lap race. 
Jeff, racing the ti-Cuda leads Warren, racing Dennis' Bacchetta high racer.
Photo by Dan Glatch

Photo by Dan Glatch
Warren leads Jeff. Warren raced Dennis' super lightweight Bacchetta because the Cuda-W had a tire rub.
Dora on the outer circle 
Photo by Dan Glatch

Photo by Dan Glatch
Tyger going through the timing trap at the end of the run 
Tracy in position waiting to launch with the visor windshield up 
Photo by Dan Glatch

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