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Cars > Challenges > “RIV” Vs “Red Lightning”

 

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93xr7merc

M–26
Krakow, Wisconsin
United States

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Aaron88

M–25
High Point, North Carolina
United States

 

1973 Buick Riviera GS

“RIV”

1986 Chevrolet Camaro Sport Coupe

“Red Lightning”

 
Photo of: 1973 Buick Riviera
Photo of: 1986 Chevrolet Camaro
 

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About “RIV”

I GOT ONE OF MY DREAM CARS ON 4-8-09 FROM A GUY IN KEWAUNEE WISCONSIN FOR $3000 WITH OUT THE 100 SPOKE RIMS POWER SUN ROOF IT RUNS DRIVES THE CAR CAME FROM ARIZONA

WATCH THE VIDEO WALK AROUND WHEN I FIRST GOT IT

About “Red Lightning”

Bought the car back in October 2012 for only $1,500. It's in good solid condition. It is a project car.

 

Specs for “RIV”

Wheelbase 3096 mm 121.9 in
Length 5545 mm 218.3 in
Width 2032 mm 80 in
Height 1372 mm 54 in
Kerb weight 2040 kg 4497 lb

Maximum power
370.0 bhp
@ 4000 rpm

Maximum torque
510 ft·lb
@ 2800 rpm

Specs for “Red Lightning”

305 CI V8 4 Barrel carburetor 155 Horsepower and 245 ft.lbs torque (engine code LG4), 700R4 Automatic Transmission

 

Factory Options for “RIV”

CRUSE CONTROL
SUNROOF
POWER WINDOWS
POWER DRIVER SEAT
TILT COLLOM
POWER LOCKS
CENTER COUNCLE
GEAR SALECTOR ON THE FLOOR
455 BIG BLOCK
TURBO HYDRA-MATIC 400
3.23:1 GEAR RATIO
AIR SHOCKS IN THE REAR
AM/FM RADIO
CLOCK
ELECTRIC HEATER FOR REAR DEFROST

Factory Options for “Red Lightning”

A/C, T-Tops, Power windows, Power door locks, Power hatch release, Power driver seat, Rear, window defogger, Intermittent windshield wipers, Tilt steering column, Cruise Control with speed resume, Interior dome map lights, Rear cargo light, Split folding rear seat back, Rear locking cargo storage cover

 

Mods for “RIV”

Green Chameleon Paint
Edabrock carb
MSD 8.5 plug wires

Mods for “Red Lightning”

Panasonic AM/FM CD MP3 stereo, Sony Xplod 4x6" dash speakers, Sony Xplod 6x9" rear sail panel speakers, Pioneer 10" Subwoofers with a Dual 400 watt amp.

 

Photo Albums 1 – 1 of 1

Cover photo of THE RIV album
THE RIV
Photos: 47
 

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Photo Albums

“Red Lightning” has no photo albums.

 

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Points for RIV Total Votes Points for Red Lightning
5 3 10

 

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