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Cars > Challenges > “Monza 1” Vs “Mein Porsche”

 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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M–26
Huntingtown, Maryland
United States

 

1978 Chevrolet Monza 2+2 Hatchback

“Monza 1”

1987 Porsche 944 Turbo

“Mein Porsche”

 
Photo of: 1978 Chevrolet Monza

No longer owned

Photo of: 1987 Porsche 944
 

Head to Head

 

About “Monza 1”

This was my first car at the age of 14 years old that I bought myself. It had no motor or transmission and I bought it from my best friend for $200.

About “Mein Porsche”

Ok This is my daily driver everyday to and from school.

 

Specs for “Monza 1”

No motor or transmission when I bought it.

Specs for “Mein Porsche”

*Just put the LR 300rwhp kit on this car*

LR/951MAX Chips

Lindsey 4" Exhaust System (951-EXH-42) w/Magnaflow Muffler

Lindsey Dual Port Wastegate

Lindsey Manual Boost Controller

3 Bar Fuel Pressure Regulatorhttp://www.li...de=951PACK300


I also added a K26/8 Turbo off of a 1989 951

Engine Type: Water Cooled Turbocharged Inline 4

Displacement: 2500 cc
153 cu. in.

Compression Ratio: 8:01


Valve Configuration: 2 valves per cylinder, SOHC


Bore: 99.1 mm
3.9 in


Stroke: 78.7 mm
3.1 in

Weight: 1360 kg
2999 lb

Length: 4293 mm
169 in

Wheelbase: 2388 mm
94 in

Width: 1000 mm
39.4 in

Height: 1000 mm
39.4 in

Clearance: 100 mm
3.9 in

 

Factory Options for “Monza 1”

7.5" 10-Bolt rearend with 3.08 gears. Had a 2.8 V6 with a metric 250 automatic transmission. 4 on 4 lug wheels that were 13" in diameter. Floor shifter, 80 MPH speedometer, power steering, ands power brakes.

Factory Options for “Mein Porsche”

5 speed manual, AC, Cruise control, Power steering, electric sunroof, Sport seats, Leather seats, folding rear seats, space saver spare, central locking, power windows.

Wheels, Front: 7J x 16 H2


Wheels, Rear: 8J x 16 H2


Tires, Front: 215/55 VR 16


Tires, Rear: 245/50 VR 16


Track, Front: 1000 mm
39.4 in


Track, Rear: 1000 mm
39.4 in

 

Mods for “Monza 1”

WHEELS -- Rare deep 13" x 8" diameter ET slot mags in the rear and 13" x 6" front slot mags up front.

TRANS -- Turbo 350 automatic trans with a shift kit. Chrome transmission pan.

BODY -- 8" snorkel hood scoop.

INTERIOR -- Autometer tach. RCI racing seats and covers. 5pt harnesses. Pioneer speakers, Audiovox AVX210 stereo, Grant steering wheel, and battery relocated in the spare tire hole in the hatch.

MOTOR -- 307 SB Chevy with 11-1 forged pistons, 2.02/1.6 cast iron heads custom built, Hydraulic .447/.447 lift Duntov 30/30 hydraulic cam, Holley 600 CFM carb, Weiand X-cellerator intake, Melling HV oil pump, Hooker Super Comp headers, Thrush turbo mufflers, Accel Super Coil, Dual point distributor, Accel wires, roller rockers, aluminum short water pump, custom alterator bracket, Pete Jackson Gear Drive, and a chrome dress up kit with tall valve covers. All outer bolts were allen bolts with anodized cups. Braided hose covering on some of the hoses. For a air cleaner I used a Mr Gasket chrome scoop that had the red butterflies. I found factory motor mounts and a 4 core radiator.

The motor was eventually blown up so it ended up having two better built 355's in it before i twisted it all up and parted it out so the salvage yard could have the remains.

Mods for “Mein Porsche”

H4 Hella light kit

 

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Points for Monza 1 Total Votes Points for Mein Porsche
109 33 56

 

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