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“Chicks Rule!” Garage Mag: “Here’s Looking at You, Nitro Kitty”

February 9, 2010

Garage Magazine "Chicks Rule" Issue

Hot off the presses! The “Chicks Rule” issue of Garage Magazine (out now!) features an eight-page spread on Prostalgia Nitro Funny Car coquette “Nitro Kitty” Mendy Fry. The detailed article chronicles the arc of Fry’s career — the highlights, the explosions, the wild rides, the unexpected wins and some moments best forgotten — and gives a glimpse of things to come as Fry enters the 2010 NHRA Heritage Series Tournament at the helm of Gary Messenger and Donnie Couch’s West Coast Funny Car Factory Nitro Kitty Charger.

Nitro Kitty as photographed by Tim Sutton

Besides the story on Mendy (penned by John Burns, and illustrated by Tim Sutton’s stellar photography), the new Garage is rife with estrogen-addled bios on burlesque queens, vampish tattoo artists and a woman wing-walker!

extract of Garage Magazine Mendy Fry feature

Bring your copy to the March Meet at Famoso Raceway next month and get it personalized. -30-

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. February 10, 2010 4:19 pm

    Can’t find this mag on the stands…will continue to pursue.gl mendy

  2. Michael permalink
    February 26, 2010 2:41 pm

    Learned of Mendy a couple of years ago after an article in Hot Rod Magazine…was thrilled to see her in this months Garage…great article and great pics on a GREAT member of the Racing Community

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