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Cars > Challenges > “Fast Bird” Vs “Illegal Regal”


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Carroll, Iowa
United States

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Kansas City, Missouri
United States


1984 Ford Thunderbird

“Fast Bird”

1986 Buick Regal Limited

“Illegal Regal”

Photo of: 1984 Ford Thunderbird

For Sale

Photo of: 1986 Buick Regal

Head to Head


About “Fast Bird”

It is actually two thunderbirds I have combined to make one nice one. An 84 and 88 Turbo Coupe

About “Illegal Regal”

My very first car


Specs for “Fast Bird”

5.0 HO out of a Mustang, cam, timing gears, larger throttle body
8.8 rear end w/3.73 gear

Specs for “Illegal Regal”

this car started life as a 3.8 liter. After I blew that up, i let it sit for a year while i drove my mustang and my stealth around. After i broke a piston ring in my mustang i decided to drop the engine in my dads chevelle in it. Its now sporting a 388 stroker small block chevy :)


Factory Options for “Fast Bird”

Many Turbocoupe options from 88
Power Moonroof
Dual Power Seats
All the goodies a 88 would have

Factory Options for “Illegal Regal”

power windows
power door locks
premium radio
3.8 liter v6
4 speed overdrive trans


Mods for “Fast Bird”

I installed the 5.0 HO
The 3.73 gears came in the car as the TurboCoupe option.

Mods for “Illegal Regal”

388 stroker
aluminum intake off a first gen lt1 camaro.
aluminum heads off a c4 tpi corvette
4 bbl quadrajet carb
.510/.540 lift COMP cam
factory forged pistons
factory forged rods (pink rods)
400 c.i. forged crank
Hedman Headers
3 inch custom dual exhaust with flowmaster 40 series
turbo 350 trans with a transgo shift kit and rebuild kit.
tci saturday night special torque convertor.
8.5 rear with 3.73 gears
Hotchkis rear control arms


Photo Albums 1 – 1 of 1

Cover photo of Thunderbird album
Photos: 3

Previous Photo Albums Next Photo Albums

Photo Albums 1 – 1 of 1

Cover photo of the illegal regal album
the illegal regal
Photos: 4

Previous Photo Albums Next Photo Albums


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Points for Fast Bird Total Votes Points for Illegal Regal
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