Give up your combo, e.t and mph

Old 06-05-2008, 05:43 PM
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Guess I'll post my slow car.

72 Chevelle

It is back halfed with a ladder bar setup. It has one fiberglass seat, carpet and original dash and door panels. Fiberglass hood, trunk lid, and front a rear bumpers. Weld Drag star wheels, 15x14 in rear with a 29.5x11.5W slick (30.4x14 actual) How much do you think it weighs?? 5.14 Rear gear.

350 stock bore, stock flat top 4 valve relief, double hump heads 64cc 1.94/1.5. I cut a lot out of the intake ports to get them to flow into my ported Weiand Team G intake. 750 DP 150shot sniper plate kit. Stock bottom end. According to desktop dyno I have [email protected] and [email protected] then with 150 shot i have [email protected] and [email protected]

Cam is a Lunati Bracket Master solid flat tappet
Lift is .500/.515
dur. @.050 is 256/270
adv. dur. is 300/310
lobe Sep. 112
Int. cl 108

Trans is a TH350 with shift kit, nothing special. It is a footbrake car.

So far best in 1/8th mile on motor is [email protected] 1.88 60ft. (this is with a blue racer cam .465/.488 lift hyd. flat tappet) with 100hp shot it went [email protected]
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Old 06-07-2008, 04:39 AM
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My 72 chevelle weighs around 3600 lbs
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Old 06-07-2008, 06:57 AM
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built car for my best friends wife,she didn,t want to run below 7.00's in 1/8th (didn't want to cross over ever )
built a 402ci bb chev with mild 595 lift cam ,360 horse heads (stock nothin done to them) on alc.,2900lb car runs between 6.76 & 6.79& she loves it & love to cross over to .
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Old 06-12-2008, 08:27 PM
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1968 camaro full chromolly chassie glass frontend all steel body with a 292 cu in small block CHEVY g-force 5 speed strang ford nine inch rear 6.00 gear ran 9 40 at 143 at moroso in march running low 9 50's in ohio
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Old 06-13-2008, 01:45 PM
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1997 Ford Probe chromolly chassis Strange struts, shocks & brakes. 4 link/wishbone rear. 370 inch windsor, 5 speed liberty 3.16 low gear 5.43 rear. 2,250 lbs with driver. 5.45 1/8 mile at 126 mph. I've only made one 1/4 mile shot and it got out of the groove and I had to lift but managed a 8.76 @ 152 mph. It should go 8.50s.
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Old 06-14-2008, 09:12 AM
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Finally got my junk running ok. 383 sbc, 11.3-1, KB forged pistons, .600,.640 282,290 .106 lca solid roller, 1.6 rocker, track 1 heads, scat crank, h-beam rods, Victor jr., Rupert methanol carb, pg 1.76, 4.88 gear, 16.5-33 tire. I'm not sure of the weight yet . No faster than it is I tell everyone it is about 3000lbs. LOL Best pass so far in 2550da.

1.328 60ft
3.8611 330ft
6.081 660ft
109.28 mph

Not really sure what it will run in the 1/4.

Lost this round by .0030 oh well there's always the byback window.

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Old 09-26-2008, 11:58 AM
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Went a 8.239 @ 164.276 this past weekend .Track wasn't that great ...... they wouldn't spray passed the 100' mark and the car was skating when I would pull high gear.
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Old 10-28-2008, 06:08 AM
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65 mustang..302 + .30....11.5 KB pistons.eldebrook heads. 550. lift solid cam.650 holley.c4 manual valve body.9in.w/spolled 456 gears.
traction bar i got from it all has been a 801. in the 1/8 last year..this year can only get 8..40 w/new trans an convertor..3600 stahl.
best 60.ft. 1.80
time to refreshen the moter during winter an roller cam for next year
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Old 11-06-2008, 09:25 AM
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Originally Posted by Scotty2
Went a 8.239 @ 164.276 this past weekend .Track wasn't that great ...... they wouldn't spray passed the 100' mark and the car was skating when I would pull high gear.
.....Sweet ride Scotty....Ford powered or Chevy Powered....either way it is flat out flyin...good job.....had mine outy again this summer mad best pass off the bottle 10.34 @ 134.65 mph....did not do the bottle yet added another with the 300 plate was 9.85 last year.... working the bugs out of new system b4 blasting down the 1/4 mile....maybe in the spring i can rake it one time.... :wink: :wink:
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Old 11-07-2008, 05:41 AM
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64 chevy II.
9.5:1 350
edelbrock rpm heads
rpm air gap intake
750 holley
.555 hyd cam
th350 4000 stall
d60 w/ 4.56

car went [email protected] w/ a 1.8 60ft. ops:
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