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Cars > Challenges > “Highschool Hotrod” Vs “Black Betty”

 

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Universal City, Texas
United States

 

1970 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

“Highschool Hotrod”

1973 Chevrolet Camaro LT Z28 RS

“Black Betty”

 
Photo of: 1970 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
Photo of: 1973 Chevrolet Camaro
 

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About “Highschool Hotrod”

Bought it for $8000 with minimal rust and original everything.

About “Black Betty”

In 1973 the Type LT replaced the SS option and added many new options to the Camaro line, such as factory A/C for the first time and power windows for the first time in the second gen production line. I've owned this for a few years and done some myself, with friends and paid for the rest. I try to maintain a stock look, and do a few shows from time to time. In the coming summer I will run it down the track a time or two and get my 0-60, and 1/4 mile times.

If you can provide documentation on how many LT Z28 RS optioned Camaros were produced in '73 I would like to hear from you.

 

Specs for “Highschool Hotrod”

350ci SB-Chevy
300hp

Specs for “Black Betty”

-350 Chevy Small Block 325HP
-Muncie M-21 Close Ratio 4 Speed
-3:73 Rear End
-650 CFM Edelbrock Carb

 

Factory Options for “Highschool Hotrod”

Factory Turbo-Fire 350ci engine
TH350 transmission
Factory air conditioning, cruise control, column shift, bucket seat

Factory Options for “Black Betty”

-Power Locks
-Power Windows
-Original Vinyl Top
-Front Disk Rear Drum Brakes
-All Trim Packages

 

Mods for “Highschool Hotrod”

Soon to have a 427ci Big-Block Chevrolet, Muncie M-22 Rockcrusher 4-speed, 4.88:1 rear-end gear

Mods for “Black Betty”

-New ATK 325 HP crate motor, stock one was 245HP
-650 CFM Carb
-Hooker Competition Headers

 

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Points for Highschool Hotrod Total Votes Points for Black Betty
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