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Cars > Challenges > “roushy” Vs “Dorothy”


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Bethalto, Illinois
United States

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Blakeslee, Pennsylvania
United States


1999 Ford Mustang roush gt


1986 Ford Mustang LX


Photo of: 1999 Ford Mustang
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About “roushy”

1999 roush stage 1 with stage 2 suspension upgrades..

About “Dorothy”

My first Mustang, I got her in April '06 after making Eagle.

currently undergoing a v8 swap that is on hiatus until spring,

'87 roller motor
Edelbrock dual plane intake

waiting on money and parts...


Specs for “roushy”

4.6 litre of american muscle. 5 speed

Specs for “Dorothy”

(old engine)3.8 (232 c.i.) V6, Auto Trans, 7.5 rear

120 RWHP
top speed of at least 110
mph (she is only 232 CI)

Early production car. (Built before 1/15/86) has Steel valve covers, aluminum heads and intake. Central Fuel injection instead of carb.

"new engine"'87 5.0 roller motor

factory forged pistons
Edelbrock performer 289 dual plane intake manifold


Factory Options for “roushy”

roush racing body kit, suspension and brakes. roush factory high performance side exhaust. fully loaded gt package which includes everything from air conditioning to cruise control. all leather interior cradles you like you're in a rocket! 150 mph speedometer and i have verified 130 of it on open public road. i have owned big block muscle car with 500 hp and this would lose it in the first turn. i can do triple digits anytime i want with the windows down, my arm hanging out the window and my stereo blasting!!!

Factory Options for “Dorothy”

t-tops, all power, AC, rear defrost, console package with control center, map light, remote hatch lock, full gauge package, canyon red interior


Mods for “roushy”

gears, intake and z rated tires put me in the lead. you have to realize that you can buy a mustang off the showroom floor, still afford your mortgage payment and beat most cars out there with simple mods!

Mods for “Dorothy”

GT Rims, Cd Player

working on v8 converson

eventually beefing up the C4 with a shift kit
working on getting it running one day


Photo Albums 1 – 1 of 1

Cover photo of my roush album
my roush
Photos: 16

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Photo Albums 1 – 1 of 1

Cover photo of Dorothy album
Photos: 7

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