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shawnp 02-25-2012 04:24 AM

Start of the new car
 
Here are some quick pics of the new car. Waiting on crower for the lifters so the motor can be finished up. I will post final pics when this thing comes to life.

http://s3.racingjunk.com/ui/5/30/253...s-Swingarm.jpg
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spib 02-25-2012 06:40 AM

very nice!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

RonOwensRacing 02-25-2012 07:02 AM

Shaw that is a sweet dragster what part of Ohio are you in ?

Mark you got the little blazer running good nice vid's.

DirkaDirka 02-25-2012 07:33 AM

That is sweet looking. Very nice ride.

TheYellaBrick 02-25-2012 07:44 AM

From the cockpit pic, it looks like you're on the high banks of Daytona ! You in the 500 this weekend ? :D :D
GORGEOUS hotrod !

TheRabbit 02-25-2012 05:53 PM

Nice!!

Motor specs PLEASE!

If the weather is to bad I'll be way more than happy to come get it and test and tune it for you :D :D !

shawnp 02-25-2012 06:45 PM

Thanks guys.

We are located in Alliance, OH which is between Youngstown and Canton.

The motor will be an aluminum 582. Brodix block, 3xtra 365 oval head, brodix intake with eagle crank and rods with diamond pistons. Rupert 1250 alky carb. Vickers Trans with Abruzzi converter. This combo in the 2010 car with the steel block weighed in at 1985lbs after cutting weight and ran 4.70-4.80 143-144mph and 7.50s 178-179mph. This car has some carbon fiber upgrades and the aluminum block with hopes to be under 1900 race ready.

And if the view from the cockpit ever gets like that we are in trouble!!!

Harbone 02-26-2012 07:47 AM

Looks great Shawn! Always wanted to run a dragster, just couldn't afford to buy a longer trailer :lol:

BEAST477 02-26-2012 08:44 AM

Lookin' good Shawn. Hope it runs as good as it looks.

shawnp 04-25-2012 02:16 PM

Here it is about 99% ready to roll

http://i175.photobucket.com/albums/w.../digger122.jpg

http://i175.photobucket.com/albums/w.../Digger121.jpg


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