A Labor of Love

From Cutting Grass, to a quarter-mile pass

Mike Harrington Jan 13, 2006 0 Comment(s)

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OwnerBryan Wilde
Vehicle'56 Chevrolet
Engine'73 454 big-block bored .030 over balanced and blueprinted, machined by Mancini Machine of Baltimore Maryland and built by Chris Duelley. estimated 500 hp at 6,500 rpm
TransmissionT-400 with a TCI torque converter
Rearend9-inch with Mark Moser Axels and 4:11 gears
FrontHeidt's 2-inch drop spindles, pro shock coilovers and disk brakes
RearSprings are HAL coilover, brakes are 11-inch Ford drums and an S&W Ladder bar with coilover shocks
FrontBoyds Vintage II 15X6, 3-inch backspacing
RearBoyds Vintage II 15X10, 3 1/4-inch backspacing
FrontBFGoodrich Radial TA & Drag Rails P215/65R15
RearBFGoodrich Radial TA & Drag Rails P315/60r15
ExteriorDanchuk grill, stock hood with Bird shaved, front and rear bumper by Bumper Boyz, Sikkens GM Indigo Blue and Mercedes Ivory paint by,Steve Lagana
InteriorPontiac Sunbird Bucket Seats, covered in Soft Touch in Bone. Royal Blue carpet by Kings Auto Upholstery, Inc, and Dakota Digital gauges, topped with a Colorado Custom Steering Wheel
StereoSony Xplod with a Kenwood amp and speakers


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