1978 The Squire Shop (U-64)
Owner/Driver: Dave Brandt
Hometown: Kennewick, WA
Yearly Boat Point Finishes
2022: 1669 points, 28th of 43 boats
2021: 8194 points, 5th of 55 boats
2020: Not held due to COVID-19 pandemic
2019: 15563 points, 3rd of 59 boats
2018: 17663 points, 2nd of 58 boats
2017: 18269 points, 1st of 63 boats
Unlimited Hydroplane Info
This boat first debuted in 1976 as the Miss Vernors. It underwent a variety of sponsorships in the late 1970s and early 1980s, before last running in 1986 as the Oh Boy! Oberto.
In 1978, Chip Hanauer drove the boat in six of the seven races. The boat had a best finish of second in two races, en route to a third place in national high points.
Photo credit to Newton Marine