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Cars > Challenges > “the Z” Vs “Lightning”

 

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M–38

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Zanting

M–24
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Canada

 

2000 CHEVY CAVEY Z24

“the Z”

1995 Ford Thunderbird LX

“Lightning”

 
Photo of: 2000 CHEVY CAVEY

No longer owned

Photo of: 1995 Ford Thunderbird
 

Head to Head

 

About “the Z”

0 TO 70 THIS CAR WOULD RUN.

About “Lightning”

My 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX, equipped with a 4.6L OHC "Modular" V8 engine, rear-wheel drive and a healthy dose of torque built on the MN12 platform.

I have owned "Lightning" for about 2 years now as both my main project car and previously as my daily driver.

Even with some of the issues she had due on one part to poor previous ownership and on another to the harsh climate here. I really love this car for a lot of reasons and I find it impossible to let it go.

I just recently got her off the road to begin the resurrection project after I found another daily driver (1999 Ford Escort SE). One of the biggest parts of this challenge is not working on her though, it is actually demolishing the old garage and building a proper one in it's place, so that I can actually work on the project properly and safely.

I will post the to-do list of everything I am doing to Lightning on here eventually.

To-Do List For 2011-2013:

Everything, seriously..

 

Specs for “the Z”

2.4 AUTO

Specs for “Lightning”

- MN12 Platform
- 4.6L OHC "Modular" V8 (281ci.)
- 205 hp @ 4,500rpm, 265 lb·ft @ 3,200rpm
- 4R70W 4-Speed A/T + O/D
- 2-Door Coupe
- 200.3" - Length
- 72.7" - Width
- 52.5" - Height
- 113" - Wheelbase
- 3,725lb Curb Weight

Mileage: 132,000 km's

 

Factory Options for “the Z”

ALL POWER

Factory Options for “Lightning”

- Power Everything
- Independent Rear Suspension
- TCS / ABS
- Variable Assist Power Steering
- Leather Interior
- 6-Way Power Driver Seat
- 2-Way Power Passenger Seat
- AM/FM Radio
- CD Player (Original Ford)
- Illuminated Keyless Entry
- Remote Starter
- Rear Window Defroster
- Moonroof / Sunroof
- Cup Holders
- A/C

 

Mods for “the Z”

STOCK.

Mods for “Lightning”

- N/A

 

Photo Albums 1 – 1 of 1

Cover photo of Z album
Z
Photos: 5
 

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Photo Albums 1 – 2 of 4

 

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Points for the Z Total Votes Points for Lightning
26 11 29

 

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