Motortopia: Where your passion parks

Motortopia: Where your passion parks.

Why Join Motortopia? So you can participate in groups... Create Group! Join Club! Join Group! Invite Friends!

  1. cars
  2. bikes
  3. boats
  4. planes

Cars > MURDOCH’s Garage

 

MURDOCH’s profile image

MURDOCH

M –46
Bensalem, Pennsylvania
United States

MURDOCH is Restoring 1978 f150 — updated 2 years ago

 

About MURDOCH’s Garage

 

About me and my passion for cars

I started taking lawn mower engines apart when i was 8 years old and was always in the garage helping my Dad work on something. I
joined the army after High School as a Truck mechanic, when i got out i started working on Heavy Equipment, and then transitioned in to car repair. Been doing it ever since. I guess it was what i was born to do and i love it!

My first car

My first car was a 1977 Dodge Colt with a 1.6L
4 cylinder and a 4 speed transmission. It was the older rear wheel drive set up. I put a set of sapporo wheeels i got off a "76 Plymouth Arrow parts car along with the houndstooth bucket seats and had a wooden t handle shifter. My Dad and i rebuilt the engine and carb which was a lot of fun. Loved that car!

Car I wish I still had

In High School i got rid of my Dodge Colt and traded it for a 1971 Dodge Charger SE. I got tired of the Charger when i got a hold of a 1979 Z28 with a 4-Speed and let the charger go. BIG MISTAKE!

My dream car

Toss between a 1956 Porsche Speedster or a
AC Cobra real or kit would not matter on the Cobra, but with the porsche it would have to be the real deal.

Favorites

  • Type of racing: Drag. Indy
  • Driver: Michael Andretti
  • Driving song: anything from the Moody Blues
  • Car movie: can't remenber the name
  • Car book: Christine
  • Car magazine: Hot Rod, Cartoons
  • Car game: ?

— Profile last updated: Jun 22, 2012

Date Joined Sep 28, 2011
Trophies Trophies: 6
Garage Views: 1,449
Challenges W: 15   L: 17
Blog Posts 1 view
Photos 12 photos in 4 albums
Videos 0 view
Cars 2 view
Parts

Advertisement

MURDOCH’s Garage Comments

Log in to post comments.

Read comments on MURDOCH’s garage (0)

No comments have been posted on MURDOCH’s garage.

MURDOCH’s Friends 1 – 3 of 5

View All

Vehicles 1 of 2

 

Bikes (0)

MURDOCH has no bikes.

Boats (0)

MURDOCH has no boats.

Planes (0)

MURDOCH has no planes.

Photo Albums and Videos 1 – 2 of 4

 

MURDOCH has no car garage videos.

MURDOCH’s Car Garage Blog 1 – 1 of 1

Resurrection of "Animal"

Blog post photo

Progress on "Animal", the cab is all cut in and ready for paint and the bed is in the process of being assembled. Had to get an entirely new bed, old one was rusted out to bad....

1 comment read full post

View Blog

Download Drive Magazine Now!

Advertisements

    Special Offers & Deals

Advertisement

 

Cars > MURDOCH’s Garage

Print your passion at Motortopia.com (http://www.motortopia.com)