Who better to tell us about the early years of the Snowball Derby than someone who lived it? Wayne Niedecken Jr. watched his dad win the first Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida in 1968. Two years later, it was his dad again going to victory lane as the first multi-time winner. The second-generation driver knows the history all too well.
“A lot of people don’t know that my dad drove a Chevelle to victory lane in the first Derby,” Niedecken told Speed51.com powered by JEGS. “Back in those days the Chevelle was just about the best […]