WHY STAN DISHONG IS KNOWN AS ‘THE HOG LEGEND’
Of all Stan Dishong’s accomplishments and high-powered two-wheeled creations, his hand-built, 96 cubic inch – heavily modified Harley Dragster – The HOG – was legendary at dozens of drag strips across the western United States.
The HOG was as much a work of Art
as it was a Dragstrip Beast…
Just Look at those cylinders and Carberators!
…And a BEAST it was… Just ask
the Lions Dragstrip in Los Angeles!
Stan named this gleaming, record-setting beast
“The HOG” (Note the gas tank!)
… mostly for the way it inhaled fuel.
It was his most famous creation
– earning him the title ‘The HOG Legend.’
But we’re getting ahead of ourselves…
the HOG story comes later.
Let’s start from the beginning: