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Pics as promised

Post by streetfighter » Sun 19 Aug 2012, 18:25

Here are a few pics of the 'little chev' at the moment.No doubt as the project progresses, i will be adding and asking advice.Let me know what you think.
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Re: Pics as promised

Post by gordini » Sun 19 Aug 2012, 18:58

Very nice car and project. Horrible rims..for me :roll: :roll: :roll:
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Re: Pics as promised

Post by streetfighter » Sun 19 Aug 2012, 19:27

Hey gordini, i totally agree about the rims!They are just there so that she can roll, thinking of some nice deep dishes for that baby!

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Re: Pics as promised

Post by ZA Perana » Sun 19 Aug 2012, 21:22

Welcome to the forum, nice project, is this a clone build or the restoration of an orginal?
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Re: Pics as promised

Post by streetfighter » Sun 19 Aug 2012, 21:59

Hi ZA perana, this is a clone build that i'm busy with.I've got a sweet 350 motor that is going in, the tunnel has been cut aswell.Just waiting to find the correct box.Would like to go 4spd Rockcrusher, but as you well know, scarce as rocking horse sh%$! A good few guys that I have spoken to sugggest going auto.What are your feelings?

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Re: Pics as promised

Post by Glen » Mon 20 Aug 2012, 10:31

streetfighter wrote:Here are a few pics of the 'little chev' at the moment.No doubt as the project progresses, i will be adding and asking advice.Let me know what you think.
sweet Streetfighter looking good thus far agree a set of deep dished wheels will bring out that "muscle" 8)

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Re: Pics as promised

Post by Bigblock496 » Mon 20 Aug 2012, 18:41

A auto is fine and all,but for that Firenza to really scare you,go manual !!!!! :twisted:
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Re: Pics as promised

Post by streetfighter » Tue 21 Aug 2012, 08:12

Thanx bigblock, gonna try and hook a manual up.Does anybody know what other manual boxes would be suited to the 350 motor?I have read that the Toyota Supra box (R154) is a pretty sturdy piece of kit, worthy of handling around 550 HP.Anyone got any experience with this unit?

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Re: Pics as promised

Post by ZA Perana » Tue 21 Aug 2012, 08:23

streetfighter wrote:Hi ZA perana, this is a clone build that i'm busy with.I've got a sweet 350 motor that is going in, the tunnel has been cut aswell.Just waiting to find the correct box.Would like to go 4spd Rockcrusher, but as you well know, scarce as rocking horse sh%$! A good few guys that I have spoken to sugggest going auto.What are your feelings?
I would definately go manual!
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Post by Boxy MS33 » Tue 21 Aug 2012, 09:01

I just love these cars. Manual for me might as well be scared on a daily event! :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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