Hank's Body and Fender Works is local landmark

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Armistead, Jack. “Hank's Body and Fender Works is local landmark.” The Downtowner (Norfolk, VA) 10.6 (June 1998).


Brief account of Hank Hankins, a Lumbee “local legend in auto racing and auto racing promotion throughout Hampton Roads.” Hankins also ran Hank's Body & Fender Works at 42nd and Colley Avenue in Norfolk. Hankins raced a Funny Car dragster named “The Trader” in the Carolinas during the 1960s.

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