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post #1 of 13 (permalink) Old 11-06-2010, 11:56 AM Thread Starter
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New (to me) race car

I picked this car up last week and just thought I'd show it off. It should be a lot of fun getting this one to run some numbers.








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Sweet!
Is it setup to run a particular engine/trans combo yet?

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Yup, set up for a BBF and a glide.

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Any idea what it weighs?

Looks like you're in north Phoenix, how far north?

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About 2600 lbs. with an aluminum headed BBF, glide, wet, and 240 lb. driver. I'm in Black Canyon City.

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Not too far from me, I'm in Wickenburg.
Have fun with it!

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Awesome car man! have fun keep us posted.
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Looks good Joe, one of ym buddies has one back halfed with a mild 428 in it. Streeter type car runs low 7s in the 1/8...........Ron

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Gregg did a real nice job putting this car together, he should be proud of it.

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Thanks guys, early spring debut is planned.

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