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Cars > Challenges > “The Eliminator” Vs “Tigerstar”

 

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dasberry69

M–65
Hudson, Colorado
United States

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Tigerstar

M–51
Montgomery, Alabama
United States

 

1969 Mercury Cougar eliminator

“The Eliminator”

1996 Ford Thunderbird LX Sport

“Tigerstar”

 
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About “The Eliminator”

This a true numbers matching Eliminator. I've owned it for over 30 years.

About “Tigerstar”

•V8 270-280 Horsepower / 320-330 Torque
•Rear Wheel Drive
•Four Wheel Independent Suspension
•Four Wheel Disc Brakes (non-abs)
•Sport Option
•Purchased from the original owner in 1999, completely stock

 

Specs for “The Eliminator”

428 CJ, all stock, 14.0 1/4 mile. 425 hp

Specs for “Tigerstar”

•4.6L SOHC V-8
Romeo shortblock with
'00 Windsor P.I. cylinder heads

•270-280 Horsepower / 320-330 Torque
Increase of 70 HP/45 TQ over stock numbers

Length: 200.3 in.
Width: 72.7 in.
Height: 52.5 in.
Curb Weight: 3536 lbs
Front Head Room: 38.1 in.
Front Shoulder Room: 59.1 in.
Front Hip Room: 55.6 in.
Front Leg Room: 42.5 in.
Rear Head Room: 37.5 in.
Rear Shoulder Room: 58.9 in.
Rear Hip Room: 56.6 in.
Rear Leg Room: 35.8 in.
Maximum Seating: 5
Luggage Capacity: 15.1 cu. ft

 

Factory Options for “The Eliminator”

this is the elimnator option with A/C

Factory Options for “Tigerstar”

•4.6L Single Overhead Camshaft V8
•Multi-point injection fuel system
•Sport Option - cast aluminum wheels, upgraded stabilizer bars, spring rates, bushings and shock absorbers, sport-tuned suspension
•Luxury/Lighting Group - auto on/off headlamp control w/delay, automatic climate control, RH footwell light, engine compartment light, dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors and power antenna.
•Keyless entry system
•Variable assist power steering
•Leather Wrapped Tilt Steering Wheel
•Cruise control
•6-Way Power Driver Seat
•Variable intermittent front windshield wipers
•Dual power remote mirrors
•Power Door Lock
•Power Windows
•Illuminated Entry System
•Rear Window Defroster
•Color-keyed lower body cladding & door handles
•Rear Spoiler with integrated LED brake lights

 

Mods for “The Eliminator”

none, pure stock

Mods for “Tigerstar”

•Windsor P.I. cylinder heads, cam shafts,
valves & springs. *(note oil filler on passenger side)*


•P.I. intake manifold
with aluminum water cross-over.
•FRPP Hi-Flow 24lb. fuel injectors.
•FRPP Hi-Flow 70mm throttle body.
•FRPP 9mm spark plug wires.
•Steeda underdrive pullies.
•180 degree thermostat.
•2002 Mustang GT 85mm MAF.
•Walbro 190lph fuel pump.
•K&N 9" cone air filter in the fender well.
•Mark VIII torque converter.
•MN-12 Performance solid rubber
transmission mount.
•B&M SuperCooler 28,000 GVW stacked plate
11"x 8"x1-1/2" transmission cooler.
•FRPP Aluminum Center Section
with 3.73 gears & Trac-Loc.
•Dynotech Metal Matrix
composite aluminum balanced drive shaft.
•Bilstein re-valved shocks.
•Kenny Brown Performance
heavy duty front shock tower brace.
•Rear shock tower brace.
•Sub-frame connectors.
•Addco 1.25" rear anti-sway bar
with polyutherane bushings.
•Bear 13" Track Brake System
X-drilled & slotted.
•Goodridge G-Stop braided
stainless steel brake lines.
•Carbotech Engineering cryo-treated
Super Street F compound brake pads.
•Superchips Custom Tuning (SCT)
dyno tune EEC flashed.
•Xenon body kit.
•Polo T776 18" wheels.
•Nitto NT-555 tires -
front: 245/45 ZR18, rear: 255/45 ZR18
•'97 Thunderbird center console
with cup holders, ashtray
•'93 Thunderbird black back seat,
black back seat belts, black headliner,
black dome light, black carpet, black kick
panels
•Mark VIII black door sills
•Lincoln tri-coat paint code WK
White Opalescent or Opal Metallic.
•Ractive oval slanted stainless steel exhaust tips.

 

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