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Old 08-07-2005, 10:41 PM   #31
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http://www.car-forums.com/talk/showthread.php?t=665

http://www.car-forums.com/talk/showthread.php?t=12205



Mine:

http://mywebpages.comcast.net/cvetters3/fiat_spider.htm



Current project:



Should end up looking similar to this:



Daily drivers:







And as everyone here knows, I've owned over a hundred other cars in the last 27 years. Most were customs I only owned for a little longer than it took to build them, though some were around for a number of years each.
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Old 08-07-2005, 10:58 PM   #32
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Chris, I'm jealous.
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Old 08-07-2005, 11:08 PM   #33
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Can't believe I forgot this one:



(you can kind of see the taillight of our last Jaguar in there...)
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Old 08-07-2005, 11:54 PM   #34
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Can't believe I forgot this one:
(you can kind of see the taillight of our last Jaguar in there...)

you can stop anytime you want, really
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Old 08-07-2005, 11:57 PM   #35
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I should know this....but what's an EG-6, here in Ingurlund we tend not to use codes and stuff lol....just a Make Model and Year would be good for me! lol
94 honda civic vx hatchback with a b-16a1 engine swap for starters.
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Old 08-08-2005, 12:30 AM   #36
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3rd (at least) what do you drive thread
anyone else get the feeling that the only reason this one even got off the ground is because a girl started it???
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Old 08-08-2005, 04:28 AM   #37
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great looking car chrisV!!!!! I drive a 2003 Ferrari Enzo... it is a joy to drive. luckily it's not my daily driver. That would be a 2005 Lotus Elise. Chris V, I am envious of that beautiful looking roadster! Even though it doesn't compare w/ my cars, it looks awesome!!!!!
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Old 08-08-2005, 05:20 AM   #38
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great looking car chrisV!!!!! I drive a 2003 Ferrari Enzo... it is a joy to drive. luckily it's not my daily driver. That would be a 2005 Lotus Elise. Chris V, I am envious of that beautiful looking roadster! Even though it doesn't compare w/ my cars, it looks awesome!!!!!
hahahaha!!! I know your digital camera is charging, but can you just give me the serial number of the Enzo? I don't need to see pics.
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Old 08-08-2005, 05:30 AM   #39
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Well I dont have one yet, but I might be getting a 1991 Mercury Cougar w/ 300,000 miles. Runs GREAT though. Hell, for $50, who wouldnt take it right?
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Old 08-08-2005, 05:31 AM   #40
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And, also, my best ET so far is 15.26 seconds @ 87.94 mph in the quarter mile. I still have some kinks to work out.
What engine does it have? 350?
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Old 08-08-2005, 10:10 AM   #41
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this is a pic of my car but i still dont have it here. I bought it new 2005 model through lingenfelter and its getting tuned by them aswell. Its supposed to have between 530-550hp with a 427cid engine. here is the mods list. most of the stuff i have no idea about lol
Package includes:
Engine removal, inspection and disassembly
LS2 - block machining and boring for sleeves
Lingenfelter ceramic coated sleeve assemblies for - LS2 block
ARP 8740 premium grade head studs
Lingenfelter CNC porting and polishing of cylinder heads
Stainless steel 2.100" intake valves
Stainless steel 1.57" exhaust valves
Comp Cams double valve springs & titanium retainers
3 angle valve job, checking of spring tensions and heights
Custom designed LPE hydraulic roller camshaft
Custom forged aluminum pistons - 11:1 comp
Custom forged steel crankshaft 4.00
Billet steel connecting rods 6.125
Computer balanced rotating assembly
Reassembly and blueprinting of the engine
Engine dyno test including 1 hour break-in procedure*
Professional installation, testing and tuning
Stainless steel exhaust by Corsa Performance - 4 tip
K & N air intake system
Dynatech 1 headers no cats
Heavy duty transmission
Yank 2,800 stall torque converter
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Old 08-08-2005, 12:36 PM   #42
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great looking car chrisV!!!!! I drive a 2003 Ferrari Enzo... it is a joy to drive. luckily it's not my daily driver. That would be a 2005 Lotus Elise. Chris V, I am envious of that beautiful looking roadster! Even though it doesn't compare w/ my cars, it looks awesome!!!!!

Okay then buddy, whatever makes you think you are loved in this world, keep up the bullshit
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Old 08-08-2005, 02:09 PM   #43
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Thanks Chris, now I don't have to.
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Old 08-08-2005, 06:21 PM   #44
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great looking car chrisV!!!!! I drive a 2003 Ferrari Enzo... it is a joy to drive. luckily it's not my daily driver. That would be a 2005 Lotus Elise. Chris V, I am envious of that beautiful looking roadster! Even though it doesn't compare w/ my cars, it looks awesome!!!!!


Oh, you have an Enzo too? I have on in the garage, which is why the Fiat is sitting outside right now...

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Old 08-08-2005, 06:23 PM   #45
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Oh, you have an Enzo too? I have on in the garage, which is why the Fiat is sitting outside right now...


LOL, damn Chris you are pretty good at photoshop
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