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Beebe, Arkansas
United States


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Challenges W: 1 L: 2


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Baby #2

1978 Chevrolet Malibu

Owner: MalibuMan422

  • Baby #2: 32 pts (win)
  • Project #2: 13 pts (loss)
  • Total votes: 9
  • Ended: Apr 23, 2010
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The Brown Bomber

1978 Chevrolet Nova

Owner: ZanySmurph

  • The Brown Bomber: 21 pts (win)
  • Project #2: 9 pts (loss)
  • Total votes: 6
  • Ended: Apr 20, 2010
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1973 Chevrolet Chevelle

Owner: CorvairJim

  • Carlotta: 17 pts (loss)
  • Project #2: 23 pts (win)
  • Total votes: 8
  • Ended: Apr 17, 2010

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1978 Pontiac Phoenix (Project #2)

Last updated Jun 3, 2010  

Photo of a 1978 Pontiac Phoenix (Project #2)


I had been looking for a late seventies Nova for about a year. People are very proud of them. I saw this car from the back and thought it was a Nova. I pulled in ans asked him how much the black car was. He said $2,500 and its yours. I asked to look at it. When I walked around to the front I knew it was no Nova but looked very close. I then asked what year it was. He told me it was a 1978 Pontiac phoenix with 62,000 original miles on it. It has factory air and a dead battery. I asked if it would start with a fresh battery and he said it would but it had a really bad low end knock. I opened the hood to find a Chevy 305 under there. I was thinking "Oh a factory V-8 car." Well to shorten the story, I bought the car and put a fuel pump, starter, and tightened the fly wheel. I have put over 2,000 miles on it since then without a problem.


Small Block 327 with Dyno 425hp

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All the standard stuff.


True dual exhaust with flowmasters. Some new gauges a new paint job and Boss Wheels

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