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Who wants to go fast?(pic hvy)

"Sparky""Sparky" Posts: 6,024
edited 5:03AM in Off Topic
I do!!!!! :woohoo: A buddy of mine took me over to his cousins house this morning to show me the new Mopar that he's building.This thing had a 636CI engine,with a 14-71(intercooled)blower :ohmy: Total HP(without nitrous)2000 :ohmy: :ohmy: This car is gonna be awesome when finished,and I get to ride in it :cheer: :cheer: :cheer: I can't wait :whistle: :)










  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 28,817

    I'm hopin' that is strictly strip :ohmy:



    Caledon, ON


  • "Sparky""Sparky" Posts: 6,024
    Nope,he's building this for street use :ohmy: Look,it even has street tires on it :blink: The rear wheels are 20"X15",but they have street legal tires,and he plans to drive this thing on the road :ohmy: I can't wait :)

  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 28,817

    Um, aren't the right turns gonna be a little difficult?



    Caledon, ON


  • "Sparky""Sparky" Posts: 6,024
    :laugh: :laugh: :laugh: yea,prolly so.I think with this car,you have to have a navigator eh? :woohoo: The damn engine is 8" taller then the roof :ohmy:
  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 28,817
    Dual bicarbs and gummies all round bud!

    Steve :laugh:


    Caledon, ON


  • Yeah - well I hope me and my baby don't see him on the road. Yep - stock 75' VW Bug named Herbie! White with a racing know the one. Tell him to pull off Hwy 400 if he sees Ol' Herb in his rearview mirror! :laugh:

  • HossHoss Posts: 14,600
    Is dat a 'Cuda???I don't know but SCHWEET! :whistle:
  • Grandpas GrubGrandpas Grub Posts: 14,226
    That sure would have been fun to see up close and personal.

    Back in the day I had a '68 Camaro Z28 302. It was quick and a lot of fun.

    Noting like what you are going to ride in above.

    It was a lot of fun living through the muscle car years and the oldies.

  • Well, at least it's a GREEN car, and a beautiful shade of green at that. Very Nice!! ;)
  • "Sparky""Sparky" Posts: 6,024
    I'll tell him to look out for ya Jim :P
  • "Sparky""Sparky" Posts: 6,024
    No Hoss,this is a Cuda,



    This is just insane!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :woohoo:

  • "Sparky""Sparky" Posts: 6,024
    Yea Kent,it's great to know that this guy lives just a couple miles away,and he loves "talkin cars"(as long as they're Mopars) :laugh: I missed the muscle car era,but I still love em :) I bet that Z-28 was a ton of fun.I wish that I had one right now :)
  • "Sparky""Sparky" Posts: 6,024
    Yes Rick,it is a beautiful shade of green,huh? :) This thing is gonna be awesome in a few months :woohoo: I just can't wait to go for a spin in it :whistle: :whistle: :whistle: ;)
  • RRPRRP Posts: 22,048
    just being nosey - any idea what he has inve$ted there already let alone by the time he get$ done? I know you said he wants it street legal, but man-o-man I could see that becoming a Trailer Queen just for show.
    L, M, S, &  Mini
    And oh yes...also a 17" BlackStone gas fired griddle! 
    Dunlap, IL
    Re- gasketing AMERICA one yard at a time!
  • "Sparky""Sparky" Posts: 6,024
    Hey Ron,don't quote me on this,as this is just from my poor memory :laugh: New tube chassis($40,000),Engine($80,000)Paint and bodywork($25,000).I have no idea what he paid for the car(or what's left of it) :blink: I bet he has over $200,000 in it by the time he's done,crazy huh?But it does look like fun to me :woohoo:
  • LFGEnergyLFGEnergy Posts: 618
    And you want to "go for a ride in that thing!!!" I am reminded of a quote from a few years back.....

    Faster, Faster, until the thrill of speed overcomes the fear of death.....

    Hunter S. Thompson
  • :laugh:
    I had a Moped, and it was very slow! Got cunfused!!
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