F. Peirce Williams Photography
Outstanding boat racing photography - Site currently unavailable.
A real nice site from Scott Tebbe, with up-to-date news and photos.
Russ's Hydroplane Page
Russ McElroy's site has current news and information and many, many photos. Includes special Bill Muncey and Chip Hanauer pages.
The Dutchman / New Kid In Town
The U-28 rides again! A great page from Ray Forsman.
Unlimited Hydroplane Racing Society
Great photos here.
Leslie Field's Hydroplane History Page
As the site states..."We are here to celebrate unlimited hydroplane racing, with particular emphasis on the "Golden Age" of the '50's and '60's" -- Thank you, Leslie!
the '50's and '60's" -- Thank you, Leslie!
From Sean Bowsher, featuring all classes of APBA racing, including Unlimiteds, vintage and inboard hydroplanes.
Hydroplane Covers project!
The site's purpose is to "...gather together as many programme covers from official race day meeting guides as possible."
guides as possible."
Denny Jackson's Hydroplane Racing
An old friend to U.D. has a web site that gives a "personal history of hydroplane racing from 1976 to the present." Thanks, Denny!
Has a cool trivia contest and very up-to-date news items.
1955 Miss Thriftway Replica
Photos and descriptions on the process and progress of building this beautiful mahogany, orange and cream champion. The 1955 Miss Thriftway won the 1956 and 1957 Gold Cup as well as the 1956 Presidents Cup.
Roger Schaaf's Hydro Nation Blog
From U.D. member Roger Schaaf - "The Hydro Nation!"
Jim Dunn's MY GYPSY Blog
The blog is dedicated to the memory of Jim Dunn's favorite unlimited hydroplane, U-15 My Gypsy.
Lee Lafleur's Photo Gallery
Great site for photos of the current fleet. Lee Lafleur is a friend of U21 Freedom Racing. Nice work, Lee!
Unlimited NewsJournal - Seattle
This is the new on-line version of the UNLIMITED newsjournal. The UNJ has been around in print version since 1973 and this is their new online version.
Thunder The Bridge
A place to rant and reminisce about Unlimited Hydroplanes
1962-1965 Miss Bardahl
Site dedicated to the 1962-1965 Miss Bardahl
Madison/Oberto links, photos and more!
RC Boat Company 1/8 Scale Hydroplanes
Radio Control 1/8 Scale Hydroplane Epoxy Fiberglass hull kits.
Electric Radio Controlled Unlimiteds (ERCU)
Born from the R/C "Nitro Class" 1/8 scale racers, these new 1/10-scale boats may be the wave of the future. Duplicating the hydroplane racing with a quiet, non-polluting, motor; the "electrics"!
Casper Model Hydroplanes - Detroit
Casper model hydroplane racing - Detroit Style
Casper Model Hydroplanes - Seattle
Casper model hydroplane racing - Seattle Style
Custom Made Models in 1/20 Scale of Unlimited Hydros
MUSEUMS / HISTORY
The Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum
Dossin Great Lakes Museum
Our own jewel on Belle Isle, with the U-99 Miss Pepsi is on exhibit.
Detroit APBA Gold Cup
The official site for the Gold Cup.
Boat Sport Magazine - 1952-1958
From the pages of Boat Sport Magazine - historical information for antique outboard hobbyists and vintage boat racing enthusiasts.
Building the 1955 U-60 Miss Thriftway
Vashon Unlimiteds. LLC is constructing an exact replica of the 1955 Miss Thriftway from the original plans of designer Ted Jones.
H1 Unlimited Hydroplanes
American Powerboat Association (APBA)
Official APBA Merchandise - Online store!
Chrysler/Jeep APBA Gold Cup
Tri Cities Water Follies
Texaco Cup at Seafair
Official site for the Chrysler Jeep Detroit APBA Gold Cup
RACE TEAMS (Unlimited Lights)
UL15 Hopp Racing Team
UL72 Pocket Mechanic
UL-333 Demon Chaser
RACE TEAMS (Unlimiteds)
U6 Miss Madison
U25 Superior Racing Team
U28 New Kid in Town
Ellstrom Elam Plus
U-13 Detroit Unlimited
Website for the 4 time Gold Cup winner.
U-88 Schumacher Racing
Schumacher Racing was formed in 2006 by two-time Gold Cup trophy winner and three-time National Champion former driver, Billy Schumacher and his wife Jane.
Go Fast Turn Left Racing
Greg and Brian OFarrell U-21, driven by Brian Perkins.
U-17 Our Gang Racing
Home of the U-17 Unlimited Hydroplane, sponsored by Red Dot.
U-11 Racing - Peters and May
Scott, Shanon Raney, J.W. Meyers - Unlimited Racing Group
Webster Racing LLC. has purchased the Miss Madison / Oh Boy Oberto backup Unlimited Hydroplane hull for 2011.
88 Schumacher Hydroplane Racing
HydroNation Facebook Page
Diamond Cup Hydromaniacs
The Hydromaniacs were a fun loving group of locals that helped pull off the Diamond Cup Unlimited Hydroplane Races on Lake Coeur d'Alene from 1958 to 1968. One of the greatest events CdA has ever hosted, we must not let its memory fade away.
Bill Fisk's Vintage Inboard Hydroplanes and Raceboats
Bill John's New Hampshire Antique and Classic Boat Museum
Phil Spruit's Vintage Raceboat Web site
Antique Race Boats
maintained by Kent O. Smith, Jr. of the Antique & Classic Boat Society, Chesapeake Bay & Adirondack Chapters
Miss Thriftway - The Building of Miss Thriftway
From Vashon Unlimiteds, LLC, this site is dedicated to the building of the 1955 Miss Thriftway replica.
Calypso Racing Team
History of the Calypso Racing team and Region 10 racing from the 50's through the 80's, as well as documenting the restoration of two of the Calypso hydros.