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Cars > Challenges > “Stanger” Vs “The Bird”


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Howard City, Michigan
United States

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1987 Ford Mustang LX


2000 Pontiac Firebird

“The Bird”

Photo of: 1987 Ford Mustang
Photo of: 2000 Pontiac Firebird

Head to Head


About “Stanger”

Just my little ol' 87 5.0
Something I have been tinkering with for the last 5 years and just having fun with it. I bought it to be my daily driver, but now it is more my toy.

About “The Bird”

Bought this car and didn't do anything to it for a whole year...Then I finally got my wits together...and my money...and my free time.


Specs for “Stanger”

5.0L HO 302
250RWH, 290 RWT
T-5 5 speed tranny
Best 1/4 to date is 13.22 @ 104mph

Specs for “The Bird”

engine is stock


Factory Options for “Stanger”

5.0L HO
Traction Loc rear dif

Factory Options for “The Bird”

power mirrors, antenna, windows, locks, and seat, t-tops, and for some reason..formula rims


Mods for “Stanger”

-URP Coilover
-Cut stock rear springs
-Boxed upper control arms
-MM Adjustable lower control arms
-Energy suspention bushings
-Subframe connectors
-Strut tower brace
-KYB rear shocks
-Monroe Sensatrac struts
-Battle boxes

-Typhoon intake manifold
-Ebay CAI
-Professional Products AFPR
-ProForm electric fan
-March underdrive pullies
-3 Core Radiator
-Ported/Polished/decked E7 heads
-1.7 Roller Rockers
-FRPP 65mm Throttle body
-Pro M 75mm MAF
-FRPP 24lb injectors
-Flow Tech Equal lenght shorty headers
-BBK X pipe
-3 chamber 2.5" Flowmasters
-Custom EGR delete plate
-Rebuilt HD T-5 transmission
-FRPP aluminum drive shaft
-FRPP 3.73 gears
-Rebuilt Trac Loc
-255LPH Walbro fuel pump
-BBK adjustable clutch cable and quadrant
-BBK firewall adjuster
-NAPA HD clutch
-Steeda Triaxe shifter base
-Hurst shifter stick
-Alternator braket/idler delete
-Smog pump delete

Appearance outside
-17"X8" Cobra R's in the front with 255/40/17 tires
-17"X9" Cobra R's in the rear with 275/40/17 Nitto DR's
-5% tint all around
-Daimond clear front 6 peice lights
-tinted tails
-Flowmaster polished stainless tail pipes
-Tangerine Orange Pearl paint with black stripe on the hood
-Deleted antenna
-Deleted all emblems besides the 5.0 badging
-Custom Cobra Grill insert with running horse
-Chrome hood Prop rod
-Chrome radiator supports
-Polished IAC

-All new upholstery, carpet, headlinder, door panels
-100% restored
-Auto Meter Oil and Temp gauges
-Summit Shift light
-BBK 180MPH speedo
-Air fuel ratio gauge
-Sony Xplode 600W amp
-12" Kicker Comp in custom box
-Pioneer CD player

Mods for “The Bird”

K&N air filter, under car ram air, sawed off exhaust, new carpet, decals, and lights. for all the cosmetic stuff check out the pics


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Points for Stanger Total Votes Points for The Bird
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