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As we welcome “The Year of the Snake”, few people have been audacious enough to claim the serpent as their nickname.  One of the few was Ken “The Snake” Stabler, a partyin’ good ol’ boy who quarterbacked the feared Oakland Raiders in the 1970’s.  He may or may not have been the inspiration for films like “North Dallas 40” and “Semi-Tough”, star vehicles for ex football playing actors with bad knees like Burt Reynolds and Kris Kristofferson.

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“When you see that, just the paint scheme, you don’t necessarily have to read what’s on the car, if you just see the paint scheme, you know that that’s a Brumos car.” - Hurley Haywood

Brumos 935 Race Car

Taken with Canon 5D

Full interview with the legend himself: http://petrolicious.com/legendary-driver-hurley-haywood-talks-the-future-of-brumos-racing