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skeltonm5

M –37
Torrance, California
United States

 
 

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Apr 4, 2013 at 12:38 pm
NICE LOOKING TRIBUTE CAR!!! DONE VERY TASTEFULLY.
 
 
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skeltonm5
Sep 9, 2012 at 5:08 pm
Very sweet! I've always liked the GNs and thought they were one of the coolest cars you could get in this year. Darth Vader, your car is ready. Amen!
 
 

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Photo of a 1986 Buick Grand National
Darth Vader

1986 Buick Grand National

Owner: ZanySmurph

  • Darth Vader: 5 pts (loss)
  • Shelby Tribute: 15 pts (win)
  • Total votes: 4
  • Ended: Sep 14, 2012
 
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Attitude

1988 Pontiac Trans/Am

Owner: Nicksflight

  • Attitude: 31 pts (win)
  • Shelby Tribute: 9 pts (loss)
  • Total votes: 8
  • Ended: Sep 9, 2012
 

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1968 Ford Mustang GT 500 Tribute (Shelby Tribute)

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Photo of a 1968 Ford Mustang GT 500 Tribute (Shelby Tribute)

About

This is my hobby/weeekend cruiser. It started out as a Raven Black '68 Mustang fastback built in the San Jose Plant. I bought it out of state but it hadn't been registered and still sports its original California Black Plates. I've been slowly working at it for aobut 4 years and have now reached a pretty nice state! It's now a Shelby GT 500 tribute car that looks and performs very nicely!

Specs

* Shelby GT 500 exterior appointments (Charcoal Grey Metallic with white LeMans striping)
* Shelby GT 500 console, gauges and seatbelt emblems
* Ford Racing 392 c.i. crate motor (475hp; 496 lbs/ft torque)
* MSD 6AL Electronic Ignition
* Tremec TKO (5 spd) original designed shifter handle and shift knob with 5 spd pattern
* Aluminum driveshaft
* Ford 9" Rear End
* '68 Shelby GT 500 Exhaust
* Be Cool Aluminum radiator (dual electric fans)
* 4 wheel slotted disc brakes (frnt red powder coated SSBC 4 piston calipers, rear red powder coated '04 Mustang Cobra calipers)
* Shelby 15" 10-spoke aluminum wheels

Factory Options

* J Code (302) V-8
* Auto trans
* PS
* PB
* A/C (no longer hooked up)
* 9 inch rear end (posi)
* Bucket Seats
* Deluxe Interior

Mods

* Full '68 Shelby Cobra GT 500 Exterior Body
* Charcoal Grey Metallic w/White LeMans Striping
* '68 Shelby 10 spoke aluminum wheels
* Ford Racing 392 Crate Motor (475 hp; 495 lbs/ft torque)
* Tremec TKO 5 spd
* Aluminum driveshaft
* 9" Rear End
* Aluminum Radiator (dual electric fans)
* 4 wheel slotted disc brakes (SSBC 4 piston caliper front; '04 Mustang Cobra rear)

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