Project Description

Specs & Info

  • Crazy Bear Vega is a Chevrolet Vega body on a 125″ Group Engineering Chassis propelled by 496 ci BBC connected to a 2-speed powerglide transmission.
  • Best ET:  7.98 sec     Best MPH:  165 mph


  • This car is a recreation of the one that in the 70’s ran in The Bonifante circuit up and down the East Coast with John Planta of CT.

Driver & Crew

  • Owner & Driver: Bob Tyrseck
  • Crew Chief: Jackie Tyrseck
  • Crew: D.J. Johnson, Dean Leasure

Team Location

  • Moon Township, PA


  • Sponsors: US Navy
  • DJ Safety