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Cars > Challenges > “Thunder-sTruck” Vs “1 wild truck”


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Bovey, Minnesota
United States

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Danforth, Illinois
United States


1987 Chevrolet S-10


1968 Chevrolet C10 none

“1 wild truck”

Photo of: 1987 Chevrolet S-10

No longer owned

Photo of: 1968 Chevrolet C10

Head to Head


About “Thunder-sTruck”

I bought this truck in '91 in stock condition. First thing to go was the 4 cylinder. The 350 and auto that I took out of my Monza that I ripped apart went in. That engine and trans came out of my Chevelle that I used to own. This truck got the name "Thunder-sTruck" with that motor in it. The movie "Days Of Thunder" was still fresh and AC/DC had a song "Thunder Struck" that just rocked like this thing! It started out black with the silver stripes on the sides, then I painted it red and made the IROC hood for it. I chopped up a new IROC hood and grafted it into the stock hood. I still called it the "Black Truck" because I bought the red Cameo S-10. After being red for a few years, it got updated with the Choo Choo Customs Wild-Side bed I had on my Cameo and did the yellow and red with the lightning bolt and nailed the "Thunder-sTruck" name to it.

About “1 wild truck”

i bought this truck seven yrs ago was a drag truck at one time still have the same motor that in it that i run today sometimes it scares me when i have the urge to get on it.


Specs for “Thunder-sTruck”

4 bolt main truck block bored .030, steel crank, 10.5:1 compression, Edelbrock intake, 750 Holley, custom headers and dual exhaust, 3.73 posi rear, lowered with spindles in front and blocks in rear.

Specs for “1 wild truck”

motor is a 383 stroker cam is a 292 with a 501 lift 400 steel crank lunati roller lifters lunati titaneum rods running 2 500 edelbrock carbs jetted up to 550s heads are 202s at the time it was being raced it ran 125mph in the quarter mile. 400 turbo trans with a hurst megastar shifter. running a 373 gear


Factory Options for “Thunder-sTruck”

This was a bare bones stocker until I got hold of it, and I just wanted a fun little screamer!

Factory Options for “1 wild truck”

nothing factory about it now


Mods for “Thunder-sTruck”

Described in the "about" box

Mods for “1 wild truck”

int. is done in black velour dash panel and floor console are done in oak. some parts under hood and int. i made from stain steel including spoiler on back color is blackcherry with metel flake basecoat clearcoat wheels are 15in. neptunes by american. tires are 15in. 275rs on all 4 corners. some of the int. and all of the bed inside is done in flames with ac/dc logos on door panals and shot down in flames inside bed.


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