How To Build Altered Wheelbase Cars

Author: Steve Magnante
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1934709263
Size: 68.69 MB
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After reading this book, the basic technical tenets of altering vehicle wheelbase will be understood and the almost mythical legend surrounding such cars will be fully realized.

How To Build Max Performance Buick Engines

Author: Jefferson Bryant
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1934709875
Size: 70.36 MB
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Foreword by Gale Banks. (SA123) Rebuilding Any Automotive Engine: Step-by-
Step Videobook — Rebuild any engine with this book DVD combo. DVD is over3
hours long! (SA179) The New MINI Performance Handbook — All the
performance tricks for your new MINI. (SA182) How to Build Max-Performance
Ford FE Engines — Finally, performance tricks forthe FE junkie. (SA183) How to
Build Altered Wheelbase Cars — Build a wild altered car. Complete history too! (
SA189) ...

Jeep Dana And Chrysler Differentials

Author: Larry Shepard
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1613250495
Size: 25.10 MB
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... How to Build Altered Wheelbase Cars (SA189P) How to Build Period Correct
Hot Rods (SA192) How To Install and Tune Nitrous Oxide Systems (SA194)
Automotive Sheet Metal Forming & Fabrication (SA196) Performance Automotive
Engine Math (SA204) How to Design, Build & Equip Your Automotive Workshop
on a Budget (SA207) Automotive Electrical Performance Projects (SA209) How to
Port & Flow Test Cylinder Heads (SA215) Advanced Automotive Welding (SA235
) How ...

Total Performers

Author: Charlie R. Morris
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1613252315
Size: 24.46 MB
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In order to keep pace, there was an immediate need for something new from Ford
. The management at Ford was hesitant to depart from the “stock” appearance of
the Mustang, feeling that this contributed to new car sales. Charlie Gray and Dick
Brannan secretly hatched a plan to build a car that remained fairly stock in
appearance, but was able to compete with the funny cars of Chrysler. Holman
Moody was contracted to build a Mustang with a stretched nose and altered
wheelbase.

Drag Racing S Quarter Mile Warriors

Author: Doug Boyce
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1613251335
Size: 11.52 MB
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A Stage II car followed in 1963 before a switch to a factory-sponsored Hemi
Dodge in 1964. Dick competed in SS/A with the car through Labor Day but shortly
after, he was one-upping Chrysler and their 2-percent altered-wheelbase cars,
pushing his Dodge's front wheels forward 6 inches and rear wheels up 8 inches.
In the meantime, the Chrysler folks wanted to have their new 1965 altered cars
homologated for NHRA Factory Experimental competition. Having More times
than not, ...

Grumpy S Toys

Author: Doug Boyce
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1934709271
Size: 71.61 MB
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parked in favor of an altered-wheelbase car, which Strickler and Jenkins
campaigned in NHRA Factory Experimental class. Before being sold ... Additional
modifications to the cars included the thin-gauge fenders, hoods, and doors, the
fiberglass bumpers, a plastic windshield and side glass, and an aluminum
dashboard. Total weight ... Apparently, the old woman who owned the building
lived on a street behind the shop, and wasn't much of a fan of these late-night
blasts. Things were ...

Resto Mod Muscle Cars

Author: Bill Holder
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 0896896161
Size: 63.65 MB
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The Resto-Mod concept has been carried forward by a number of aftermarket
companies such as Baldwin-Motion, Unique Performance, Foose, Shelby and
others who have built small numbers of continuation cars for sale. ... There are
even Resto altered-wheelbase cars being produced. And, of ... Car Craft's cover
announced, “Resto-Mods You Can Do,” while Muscle Car Enthusiast projected, “
Resto-Mods: Plan It, Build It, Drive It.” T he attraction of the Resto-Mod has found
its way.

Challenger Cuda

Author: Robert Genat
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760318646
Size: 77.82 MB
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Car. Don Prudhomme is one of a handful of drag racers who can legitimately be
called a legend. Throughout the 1960s, he was one of the most feared dragster
drivers and drove two of the best dragsters of the era: the Greer-Black-
Prudhomme ... Before long, a few of these altered wheelbase A/FX cars were
sporting superchargers and flip-top bodies. ... In 1969 and 1970, Prudhomme
won the NHRA U.S. Nationals driving a dragster and had no plans to change to
Funny Cars. "I was a ...

Detroit Muscle

Author: Charles Morris
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 161325301X
Size: 10.59 MB
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While the A990 cars continued to prove themselves more than competitive in
1966, the altered-wheelbase cars had become obsolete and the factory-backed
race teams such as Sox & Martin were forced to build vehicles that were not
based on passenger cars but were purpose-built, fiberglass-bodied race cars
with tube chassis that bore less and less resemblance to anything available from
a dealer as the season progressed. Plymouth and Dodge had their best year yet
on the ...

The Hemi In The Barn

Author: Tom Cotter
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760342989
Size: 39.61 MB
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Tramping down the tall weeds, Hampsmire discovered the car had fiberglass
body parts, an altered wheelbase, and magnesium wheels. Gary Hampsmire
Comet sitting in the owner's driveway. They negotiated a price, and then closed
the deal. Once again, Gary borrowed a trailer and moved the car to the base.
Prior to the purchase of the ... He did, however, recall his friendship with Pflueger,
and how Pflueger asked him to build the '64 B/FX, and later the '65 A/FX. To the
best of his ...