Solid Rock

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Specs & Info

  • Solid Rock is an original Pelligrini '71 Ford Mustang body on a Palamides/Daniels/Ausec 125 inch wheelbase chassis.
  • Thunder provided by a 540 cubic inch big block Chevrolet with an 8:71 Supercharger hooked to a Turbo 400 3-speed transmission.
  • Best ET:  7.22 sec     Best MPH:  183 mph


  • Charter member and 7-term president for the Midwest Funny Car Association.

Driver & Crew

  • Owner:  Rocky Ausec
  • Driver:  Rocky Ausec
  • Crew Chief:  Rocky Ausec
  • Crew:  "Scuba" Steve Casey, Jim Follkie, The Bear, Ed Fleming, Kevin Keating, Tim Schuler

Team Location

  • Rockdale, IL

Special Thanks

  • Tom Motry, Larry Kargol, Merle Mangles & Tom McKeon.
  • Paint by Bill and Karen Cavada
  • Airbrush work by Dave "Fonz" Kovar
  • Lettering by Pro Signs, Coal City, IL


Member Details

  • Location:

    Rockdale, IL