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Cars > Challenges > “Blue Thunder” Vs “Betsy”

 

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ForOffRoadDuty

M–17

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blazerkid

M–18
Ottawa, Ontario
Canada

 

2001 Ford F-150/Bronco

“Blue Thunder”

1977 Chevrolet K1500 cheyenne

“Betsy”

 
Photo of: 2001 Ford F-150/Bronco
Photo of: 1977 Chevrolet K1500
 

Head to Head

 

About “Blue Thunder”

Originally a 1982 Ford Bronco XL. Started offroading and tough truck with Bronco and got interested in short course racing. So built a offroad race truck, class 3 or 4. Now I've taken over from my dad.

About “Betsy”

it is my dads first truck in his name I road home from the hospital in her.

 

Specs for “Blue Thunder”

- Engine: 351 windsor, Ford Racing crank, pistons .60 over, Victor Junior intake, Lunati Voodoo full roller solid lifter cam, Predator carb, Crane Fireball racing ignition, crossover headers, TrickFlow aluminum heads,

Specs for “Betsy”

4x4
short box step side
454
stock every thing
full time 4x4

 

Factory Options for “Blue Thunder”

- Gone

Factory Options for “Betsy”

rally rims
Cheyenne interior

 

Mods for “Blue Thunder”

-everything has been modded

-main frame adjusted for center of balance
-gusseted Ford 9" rear end 5.14:1 gears with spool, Strange 3rd member and 35 spline axles. 13 inch of travel
-gusseted TTB Dana 44, 5.14:1 gears with locker. 15 inch of travel
-4 shocks and a coil spring per wheel, front
-3 shocks and a leaf spring per wheel, rear
-custom 6" exhaust pipe and race muffler
-Holley electric fuel pump
-racing fuel cell
-full race chassis/ roll cage
-2 race seats with 5 pt seats belts
-rad mounted in rear, also with oversized tranny cooler
-C6 transmission - ringers shift pattern 1,2,3 full manual, Winters gate shifter
- BorgWarner AWD transfer case
-steering quickener, steering cooler
- alot more! just ask!

Mods for “Betsy”

454 30 over
Holley 750
other stuff

 

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Points for Blue Thunder Total Votes Points for Betsy
12 8 28

 

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