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Cars > Challenges > “Tigerstar” Vs “monte”

 

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Tigerstar

M–51
Montgomery, Alabama
United States

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supachevy8

M–23
Rocky River, Ohio
United States

 

1996 Ford Thunderbird LX Sport

“Tigerstar”

1986 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS

“monte”

 
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Photo of: 1986 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
 

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About “Tigerstar”

•V8 270-280 Horsepower / 320-330 Torque
•Rear Wheel Drive
•Four Wheel Independent Suspension
•Four Wheel Disc Brakes (non-abs)
•Sport Option
•Purchased from the original owner in 1999, completely stock.

About “monte”

buddies car been wanting it since he got it when we were 16. 4 years later mission accomplished

 

Specs for “Tigerstar”

•4.6L SOHC V-8
Romeo shortblock with
'00 Windsor P.I. cylinder heads

•270-280 Horsepower / 320-330 Torque
Increase of 70 HP/45 TQ over stock numbers

Length: 200.3 in.
Width: 72.7 in.
Height: 52.5 in.
Wheelbase: 113 in.
Curb Weight: 3536 lbs
Front Head Room: 38.1 in.
Front Shoulder Room: 59.1 in.
Front Hip Room: 55.6 in.
Front Leg Room: 42.5 in.
Rear Head Room: 37.5 in.
Rear Shoulder Room: 58.9 in.
Rear Hip Room: 56.6 in.
Rear Leg Room: 35.8 in.
Maximum Seating: 5
Luggage Capacity: 15.1 cu. ft

Specs for “monte”

4.3L V6 LS. 124k miles. decent amount ha. planning to take care of rust in spring. car didnt run when i got it. performed basic tune up on it..plugs wires filter & oil. replaced egr valve alternator fuel pump injectors tranny gasket & filter alignment sway bar head gasket water pump and blower motor. cars a daily driver and i love it. yeah its just a 4.3 but its an old chevy i love it. slowly doing more and more to it as i get paid more. can only buy so much before im broke again.

 

Factory Options for “Tigerstar”

•4.6L Single Overhead Camshaft V8
•Multi-point injection fuel system
•Sport Option - cast aluminum wheels, upgraded stabilizer bars, spring rates, bushings and shock absorbers, sport-tuned suspension
•Luxury/Lighting Group - auto on/off headlamp control w/delay, automatic climate control, RH footwell light, engine compartment light, dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors and power antenna.
•Keyless entry system
•Variable assist power steering
•Leather Wrapped Tilt Steering Wheel
•Cruise control
•6-Way Power Driver Seat
•Variable intermittent front windshield wipers
•Dual power remote mirrors
•Power Door Lock
•Power Windows
•Illuminated Entry System
•Rear Window Defroster
•Color-keyed lower body cladding & door handles
•Rear Spoiler with integrated LED brake lights

Factory Options for “monte”

fully stock from factory

 

Mods for “Tigerstar”

•Windsor P.I. cylinder heads, cam shafts,
valves & springs. *(note oil filler on passenger side)*


•P.I. intake manifold
with aluminum water cross-over.
•FRPP Hi-Flow 24lb. fuel injectors.
•FRPP Hi-Flow 70mm throttle body.
•FRPP 9mm spark plug wires.
•Steeda underdrive pullies.
•180 degree thermostat.
•2002 Mustang GT 85mm MAF.
•Walbro 190lph fuel pump.
•K&N 9" cone air filter in the fender well.
•Mark VIII torque converter.
•MN-12 Performance solid rubber
transmission mount.
•B&M SuperCooler 28,000 GVW stacked plate
11"x 8"x1-1/2" transmission cooler.
•FRPP Aluminum Center Section
with 3.73 gears & Trac-Loc.
•Dynotech Metal Matrix
composite aluminum balanced drive shaft.
•Bilstein re-valved shocks.
•Kenny Brown Performance
heavy duty front shock tower brace.
•Rear shock tower brace.
•Sub-frame connectors.
•Addco 1.25" rear anti-sway bar
with polyutherane bushings.
•Bear 13" Track Brake System
X-drilled & slotted.
•Goodridge G-Stop braided
stainless steel brake lines.
•Carbotech Engineering cryo-treated
Super Street F compound brake pads.
•Superchips Custom Tuning (SCT)
dyno tune EEC flashed.
•Xenon body kit.
•Polo T776 18" wheels.
•Falken Azen PT722 A/S - 245/45 VR18
•'97 Thunderbird center console
with cup holders, ashtray
•'93 Thunderbird black back seat,
black back seat belts, black headliner,
black dome light, black carpet, black kick
panels
•Mark VIII black door sills
•Lincoln tri-coat paint code WK
White Opalescent or Opal Metallic.
•Ractive oval slanted stainless steel exhaust tips.

Mods for “monte”

re routed exhaust from cat back to directly flow into a 1977 chevy nova muffler and continue about another 3 feet to come out of the passenger side in front of the rear tire

 

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