Digger & Funny Car Driver Nicknames
(added in the order I got them - limited to people who drove dragsters or funny cars sometime during their careers.)

"The Watch Dog" - Tommy Allen
"The Snake", "The Worm", "The Vipe" - Don Prudhomme
"The Peregrine" - Wayne King
"The Mongoose", "Wake me, Shake me", "The Mouthpiece" - Tom McEwen
"Mr. Flathead" - John Bradley
"T.V.", "Poison", "Instant Ivo" - Tommy Ivo
"Big Daddy", "Big", "The Rat"
- Don Garlits
"The Zookeeper", "Moe" - John Mulligan
"The Mangler", "Onthegas", "The Natural" - Danny Ongais
"The Hunter" - Gerry Glenn
"Also Ran", "Digger Dan" - Dan Horan
"Mad Dog" - Don Cook
"Superman" - Jim Nicoll
"Floyd Lippencott Jr." - Bob Muravez
"Wolfagator", "Wavemaker" - Don Prieto
"The Bone" - Gary Gabelich
"Mr C" - Gary Cochran
"Stormin' Normin" - Norm Weekly
"Billy the Kid" - Billy Scott
"The Beard" - Frank Bradley
"The King" - Jerry Ruth
"The Ace" -
Ed McCullough
"The Snowman"
- Gene Snow
"The Wolverine" - Don Ewald
"The Greek" - Chris Karamesines
"The Lizard" - Ed Allison
"Sneaky Pete" - Pete Robinson
"The Loner"
, "Bitchin Stichin" - Tony Nancy
"The Iceman" - Rick Stewart

"The Black Knight" - John Edmunds
"Worlds Fastest Austrian" - Gerry Steiner
"The Whip", "GO"
- Gary Ormsby
"Wild Bill" - Bill Alexander
"Worlds Fastest Mexican", "Flamin' Frank" - Frank Pedregon
"Jet Car Bob" - Bob Smith
"Parachute Potter", "Dirty Eddie" - Eddie Potter
"Wally Gator" - Walt Rhodes
"Q-Ball" - Joe Wale
"Hey Bale" - Dwight Bale
"Broadway Freddy" - Freddy DeName
"Israeli Rocket" - Leroy Goldstein
"Jazzy" - Jim Nelson
"The Kid" - Paul Sutherland
"The Silver Fox", "Shakey Jake" - Jack Ewell
"The Beard" - Zane Shubert
"Rollo", "Pineapple", "Hop Sing" - Roland Leong
"Jumpin Jeep" - Jeep Hampshire
"Kansas John" - John Wiebe
"The Bushmaster" - George Schreiber
"The Wizard", "Two Motor" - Benny Osborn
"The Kid" - Alan Bockla
"The Lizard" - Jim Herbert
"Cha-Cha" - Shirley Muldowney
"Hawkeye", "Dog-Breath Grogan" - Ronnie Martin
"Fuel Rivet" - Bob Gibson
"Lash" - Larry LaDue
"King Richard" , "The Sarge" - Richard Tharp
"Back Door Bob" - Bob Struksness
"Mandrill" - Steve Carbone
"Cheatin' Chico" - Chico Breschini
"Computerized Driver" - Bobby Tapia
"Bounty Hunter", "Ratchet Jaw" - Connie Kalitta
"World’s Fastest Disc Jockey" - Jimmy Louis
"Swingin' Sammy" - Sammy Hale
"Gentleman Joe" - Joe Schubeck
"The Count" - Don Blount
"The Spy" - Jeb Allen
"Tarzan" - John Austin
"Ma" - Ronnie Scrima
"The Mood" - Don Moody
"Goober" - Roy Tuller
"Little Tommy" - Tommy Larkin
"Mad Dog" - John Guedel
"Northwest Terror" - Herm Petersen
"Smilin' Okie" - Jimmy Nix
"Kamakazi" - Davie Uyehara
"Playboy" - Joe Winters
"The Colonel", "The Green Kid", "Art the Dart" - Art Malone
"The Bakersfield Flash" - Jack Williams
"Jungle Larry"
- Larry Faust
"Jersey Jew" - Al Friedman
"Baby Huey" - Dwight Salisbury
"Sonoma Flash" - John Batto
"Go Fast" - Herb Rodgers
"Starvin' Marvin" - Marvin Schwartz
"Fast Eddie", "The Thrill" - Eddie Hill
"The Snipe" - Mike Sorokin
"240 Gordie" - Gordie Bonin
"Collector" - Gordon Collett
"Rapid Red" -
Red Lang
"The Tinman", "Kansas Tom" - Tom Hanna
"Red Light" - Tom Larkin
"Big John", “the Long One”- John Wenderski
"The Preacher" - Bub Reese
"Joe The Jet" - Joe Jackson
"Bolt Loose" - George Bolthoff
"Hand Grenade Harry", "Sandman" - Harry Hibler
"The Bear" - Jack Chrisman
"Fat Belly". "The Shadow" - Dick Belfatti
"King of Garden Grove" - Dave Beebe
"PF Flyer", "Pattyfaster" - Pat Foster
"The Action Man" - Kenny Goodell
"The Beachcomer", "Spendo" - Don Johnson
"Techno Tim" - Tim Gibson
"Cement Foot" - Bob Sidebotham
"Shorty" - Larry Levington
"Roger Ramjet" - Roger Gates
"Fearless Fred" - Fred Forkner
"240 Shorty" - Billy Williams
"Stich" - Ronnie Rolstad
"Crud" - Tom Shaw
"Pit Crew Pete" - Pete Starrett
"Joltin Joe" - Joe Jacono
"Smokey" - Glen Stokey
"Tricks" - Walt Barbin
"Kranberry" - John Krannenberg
"The Flake" - Richard Tharp
"Lefty" - Allan Mudersbach
"Gleasy" - Glen Leasher
"Leiderhouser" - Archie Leiderbrand
"Ol' Man", "The Prune" - Frank Huszar
"Slam'n Sammy" - Sammy Miller
"Smoky Joe" - Joe Lee
"Red" - Gary Greth
"Beachball" - Tom Chastang
"Tuna " - Tom Steed
"The Whip" - Jim Davis
"Fireball" - Jim Adolph
"Slick Nick" - Nick Marshall
"Big Bird" - Ken Safford
"Mums" - Howard Van Shrump
"Curly" - Ted Cyr
"Snag" - Jim Ward.
"Mad Man", "Big Dog" - Brendan Murry
"Fugowie Howie", "Short Dog" - Howard Haight
"Giant Jim" - Jim Moore
"Wheelie" - Glen Ely
"
Carpet Bagger", "Dennis Back-Up" - Dennis Baca
"Ridge Route Terror" - James Warren
"Blogun" - Ken Logan
"Big Wave" - Dave Rosenberg
"The Dude" - Mike Cross
"Cannoball", "Keystone Cop" - Gary Cagle
"Bubble Gum" - Dominic (D.A.) Santucci
"Handsome" - Bill Dunlap
''Hand Grenade" - Jack Mitchell
"South Philly" - Edward Fox
"Roger Dodger" - Roger Glenn
"The Foot" - Roger Toth
"Fuel-n-Farmer" - Earl Binns
"The Kid", "The Wolf" - Darrell Gwynn
"Dangerous Dan" - Dan Madigan
"Captain" - Billy Tidwell
"The Surfer" - Hank Westmoreland
"Smoken Joe" - Joe DeLoca
"Bushhead" - Dave Huber
"Big Jim", "Fireman" - Jim Dunn
"Louisville Lip" - Dale Funk
"Honest John" - John Carter
"Jitters" - Frank Fedak
"Batman" - Bobby Hightower
"Snidley Whiplash" - Mike Snively
"Hole Shot" - Ray Motes
"Ratchet Mouth" - Don Cain
"Nitro Neil" - Neil Bisciglia
"The Flea" - Jess Stergeon
"Bondo Jim" - Jim Swedberg
"Sand Shark" - Bill Crossley
"Giant Killer", "Jack Be Nimble" - Jack Jones
"Nitro Nick" - Nick Harmon
"Nasty" - Dave Benjamin
"Wyatt Earp", "Fast Freddy", "Fox" - Fred Babcock
"The Joker" - Dick Kalivoda
"Rackoon" - Rocky Epperly
"Blazin' Hazen" - Gary Hazen
"Ambassador" - Bob Keith
"Mauser" - Dennis McCarrell
"The Beard" - Bobby Langley
"Brutus" - J.L. Payne
"Aussie Dave" - David Grubnic
"Fast Jack" - Jack Beckman
"The Spoiler" - David Baca
"Panzerman" - Gerry Steiner
"The Fuse" - Bob Downey
"Mr. Magoo" - Don Sosenka
"Hot Rod" - Rod Fuller
"Carolina Easter Bunny" - J. Ed Horton
"The Old Master" - Emory Cook
"
Kama Kazi" - Chuck Kurzawa
"The Flea" - Jess Sturgeon
"Mad Dog" - Dave McKenzie
"The Duck" - Don Colisimo
"The Hangman" - Ronnie Hampshire
"Captain Eddie" - Ed Dear
"Moline Mad Man" - Sid Seeley
"American Flyer" - Mike Kosky
"Havoc" - Bobby Jo Rutledge
"Tall Grass" - Bobby Hightower
"Little Stick" - TB Smallwood
"Huggy-Boy" - Bob Mayer
"The Dealer" - Dallas Martensen
"Nose-Bleed" - Chuck Beal
"Engine Eddie" - Bill Hopper
"The Punky Kid" - Phil Soares
"Dusty" - John Rhodes
"The Strangler" - Bob March
"Willard of Warsaw" - Richard Lockerman
"Dizzy" - Dave Russell
"The Buzzard" - Ron Buzdas
"Ready Teddy" - Ted Wolf
"Fang" - Jim Ward
"Sleepy Melvin" - Mel McDaniels
"Hook" - Richard Ogg
"Red Baron" - Don Fogleman
"Sly Fox" - Gary Parmenter
"Who?" - Marvin Graham
"Fast Freddy" - Fred Frey
"Nottle at the Throttle" - Satch Nottle
"Unsinkable" - Kelly Brown
"Gentleman Hank" - Hank Johnson
"Supershoe" - Frank Prock
"The Bomber" - Tom Baum
"Chicken Hawk" - Jim McMurray
"Stone Age Man" - George Hutcheson
“The Flash” - Fred Correnti
"Atlas", "Moving Van", "Panther" - George Van
"Papa Bear" - Mark Williams
"Golden Boy" - Denny Fitt
"The Captain" - Jeg Coughlin, Sr.
"The Ambassador" - Bob Keith

"Cement Head" - Don Yates
"Terrible Ted" - Ted Gotelli
“The Michigan Madman” - E.J.Potter
“The Flying Dutchman” - Al VanDerWoude
“The Professor” - Kelly Chadwick
"Buffalo Bob", "Big Bob" - Bob Haines
"Den of Iniquity" - Dennis Nichols
"Beserk Buzzard" - Bud Burke
"Fast Eddie" - Ed Schartman
"Dyno Don" - Nicholson
"The DC Lip" - Malcolm Durham
"The Farmer" - Arnie Beswick
"The All American Boy" - Charlie Allen
"Jungle Jim" - Jim Liberman
"
Snag" - Ron O'Donnell
"Okie" - Steve Bernd
"Sparky" - Mert Littlefield

"Boogie" - Charles Scott
"Bubba" - Charles Scott Jr.
"Skinhead" - Jim Kirby
"Shooter Doug" - Doug Robinson
"The Tyrant" - Dale Creasy
"Waco Willie" - Billy Meyer
“Diamond Dave" - Dave Miller
"Sarge" - Bob Arciero
"Hook" - Richard Ong
"Lawnmower Man" - Jason Howell
"The Rookie" - Gene Wahlstrom
"Frantic Phil" - Phil Miller
"Flyin' Hawaiian" - Larry Reyes
"Crazy Jake" - Jake Crimmins
"Killer" - Walt Kinsley
"Huggy Bear" - Bob Mayer
"Charlie Bongo" - Charles Greer
"Hairy" - Harry Burkholder
"Atlas" - George Van
"The Snail" - Dale Emory
"Charg'n Charlie" - Chuck Tiller
'Mac-Attack” , “Quick-Mick” - Mick M. Mackey
"Florida Thief" - Richard Visser
"Wild Bill" - Bill Carter
"The Worm" - Paul Smith
"Puddin’" - Tom Prock
"Third Finger’" - Charley Therwanger
"Sideways’" - Clare Sanders

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