Tommy Ivo’s Showboat – 1961; Because 4 Buick Nailheads are better than one:

Tommy Ivo’s Showboat – 1961; Because 4 Buick Nailheads are better than one:

showboat

The car was known as “the moving fog bank” – only because all four tires would smoke em for the length of the strip. To quote Tommy Ivo – “It was all you could do to point and stab the thing, hold on and hope it went straight”

Showboat debuted .July 23,1961   Reported cost: $13000.00

The paint was a bright red,and it was painted by Don Prudhomme.

Combined cubic inches : 1856   /  Total horsepower : 2000

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