“It was an old Ascot Sprint Car that ran before the war. I don’t remember what I paid for it, but it wasn’t much,” Kay says. Warren Marquez (left), who has since died, and Kay were members of the Wheelers. Kay’s new Sprint Car was surely on its side a time or two at Ascot. However, this time it was in that position to work on the bottom of the four-banger, which would eventually be replaced by a Merc V-8.