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Cars > Challenges > “show and go” Vs “T/A drag car”

 

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Everett, Massachusetts
United States

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Omaha, Nebraska
United States

 

1956 Ford Fairlane

“show and go”

1979 Pontiac Trans Am

“T/A drag car”

 
Photo of: 1956 Ford Fairlane

No longer owned

Photo of: 1979 Pontiac Trans Am
 

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About “show and go”

1956 Pro Street Ford Fairlane. Brand New 598 cu. in. 1000 H.P. Merlin tall deck motor. 355 Dart pro 1 cnc ported heads. Diamond 8.5 to 1 forged blower pistons, oliver rods , studded heads and mains. Custom ground roller cam. Polished Indy manifold with sfi burst panel. 14-71 Mooneyham Blower with Teflon strips. 1050 Quick fuel carbs built to the motor specs. Canton oil pan. This motor is top shelf no expense spared. Ceramic black coated big tube headers with a ceramic black coated 4 inch exhaust. The Trans is a manual Cohen T ??? 400 with a trans brake. The trans is capable of 1500 H.P. The car has a full cage. Auto meter gauges. All new interior. The front suspension has A-arms with a rack. Smooth fire wall. Ford braced 9 in. with 4-11 gears and ladder bars. Aero fuel system Dual optima batteries. 12 gal fuel cell. All the lights and directionals work. . The car has never been raced. This is truly a show and go car. Not for the faint of heart.

About “T/A drag car”

454 BBC, Turbo 400 with 3500 stall,Ford 9 inch with 3:89 gears

 

Specs for “show and go”

1956 Pro Street Ford Fairlane. Brand New 598 cu. in. 1000 H.P. Merlin tall deck motor. 355 Dart pro 1 cnc ported heads. Diamond 8.5 to 1 forged blower pistons, oliver rods , studded heads and mains. Custom ground roller cam. Polished Indy manifold with sfi burst panel. 14-71 Mooneyham Blower with Teflon strips. 1050 Quick fuel carbs built to the motor specs. Canton oil pan. This motor is top shelf no expense spared. Ceramic black coated big tube headers with a ceramic black coated 4 inch exhaust. The Trans is a manual Cohen T ??? 400 with a trans brake. The trans is capable of 1500 H.P. The car has a full cage. Auto meter gauges. All new interior. The front suspension has A-arms with a rack. Smooth fire wall. Ford braced 9 in. with 4-11 gears and ladder bars. Aero fuel system Dual optima batteries. 12 gal fuel cell. All the lights and directionals work. . The car has never been raced. This is truly a show and go car. Not for the faint of heart.

Specs for “T/A drag car”

454 BBC, Turbo 400 with 3500 stall,Ford 9 inch with 3:89 gears
3570 pounds car. It runs a 7.59 in the 1/8 mile

 

Factory Options for “show and go”

1956 Pro Street Ford Fairlane. Brand New 598 cu. in. 1000 H.P. Merlin tall deck motor. 355 Dart pro 1 cnc ported heads. Diamond 8.5 to 1 forged blower pistons, oliver rods , studded heads and mains. Custom ground roller cam. Polished Indy manifold with sfi burst panel. 14-71 Mooneyham Blower with Teflon strips. 1050 Quick fuel carbs built to the motor specs. Canton oil pan. This motor is top shelf no expense spared. Ceramic black coated big tube headers with a ceramic black coated 4 inch exhaust. The Trans is a manual Cohen T ??? 400 with a trans brake. The trans is capable of 1500 H.P. The car has a full cage. Auto meter gauges. All new interior. The front suspension has A-arms with a rack. Smooth fire wall. Ford braced 9 in. with 4-11 gears and ladder bars. Aero fuel system Dual optima batteries. 12 gal fuel cell. All the lights and directionals work. . The car has never been raced. This is truly a show and go car. Not for the faint of heart.

Factory Options for “T/A drag car”

No factory options listed.

 

Mods for “show and go”

1956 Pro Street Ford Fairlane. Brand New 598 cu. in. 1000 H.P. Merlin tall deck motor. 355 Dart pro 1 cnc ported heads. Diamond 8.5 to 1 forged blower pistons, oliver rods , studded heads and mains. Custom ground roller cam. Polished Indy manifold with sfi burst panel. 14-71 Mooneyham Blower with Teflon strips. 1050 Quick fuel carbs built to the motor specs. Canton oil pan. This motor is top shelf no expense spared. Ceramic black coated big tube headers with a ceramic black coated 4 inch exhaust. The Trans is a manual Cohen T ??? 400 with a trans brake. The trans is capable of 1500 H.P. The car has a full cage. Auto meter gauges. All new interior. The front suspension has A-arms with a rack. Smooth fire wall. Ford braced 9 in. with 4-11 gears and ladder bars. Aero fuel system Dual optima batteries. 12 gal fuel cell. All the lights and directionals work. . The car has never been raced. This is truly a show and go car. Not for the faint of heart.

Mods for “T/A drag car”

No modifications listed.

 

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