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About CudaChick1968’s Garage
About me and my passion for cars
I admire anything American made that can get out of its own way, but I've always had a soft spot for Mopars.
I've owned my 1968 Plymouth Barracuda Fastback since April 9, 1991; bought it for $250 and it's now insured for $70K. It's come a lonnnnnnnnng way! Aside from farming out the paint and body work, I've done it all myself along with invaluable help and great advice over the years.
Owner / Operator of PHOENIX SPECIALTY COATINGS, custom powder coating for the automotive / motorcycle industry and pro builders. Visit my website at http://phoenixspecialtycoatings.com.
The Phoenix Specialty Coatings Business Group is now the "Most Popular Business Group" on Motortopia! Sign up as a member of the Business Group to be among the first to learn of new color & texture arrivals, details on our expansion, PSC car show appearances, giveaways, etc. Click here for more information http://Phoeni...ortopia.com/.
My fiance Billy and I are Hurricane Katrina survivors who relocated to northwest Tennessee in September, 2006 from the New Orleans area (there's pictures of the load-out in the Slimer folder). And no, I'm not just the bookkeeper either ... I grew up working on cars and building engines, love to get down and dirty and fix things right the first time. (My older brother never liked to help and wasn't exactly mechanically inclined, so it was always me out in the garage helping dad work on his stock cars for as long as I can remember.)
Other projects/cars: 1948 altered known as The MOB Fiat, 1976 Pontiac Astre with fresh 355 sbc, TH350, 8 3/4 Mopar rear and too many upgrades to mention (FOR SALE/TRADE -- all considered), a '76 Chevy Vega pro street, two 1983 D150 pickups and a '78 Malibu Classic Station Wagon.
My first car
1969 Chevy Impala 396 a/t
My dream car
I already own it.
Car clubs I’m in
67-69 Barracuda Owners Group (BOG)
- Type of racing: Between stop lights
- Driver: Me ... can't ya tell I walk heavier on the right side???
- Driving song: Highway Star ... Hot Rod Lincoln (so it's a Ford -- shoot me! LOL)
- Car movie: American Graffiti
- Car magazine: Mopar Muscle
— Profile last updated: Nov 15, 2012
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200+ Club Enthusiast
Cool Ride of the Week alumni Enthusiast
This group is exclusive to Cool Ride of the Week alumni. Our goal is to promote Motortopia and make the Motortopia experience great for all members. We hope to expand on this soon! I really need member input and ideas. Jerry
California, United States
Glory Days Racing Enthusiast
We're into Drag Racing, Street Machines, Hot Rods!! If goes fast and/or looks cool we're into it!! My big thing is Drag Racing as you can very well tell, but I like all forms of Motortopia!!!! We offer parts discounts to all members on the various parts we have and can get.GLORY DAYS RACING
Iowa, United States
We are The "MECCA" of Mopar Clubs.
Bringing together Mopar enthusiasts from all over the world. It's FREE to join, the only requirement is that you have Mopar on the brain.
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Kansas, United States
This Car Club is a firm beliver in having fun but in a safe inviroment, thier is a time & a place for every thing.So If your going to race -Race the Strip not the Streets- One life lost is one to many!We believe in giving back to the community! When the Club has Car shows everyone is welcome to...
Ohio, United States
Graphics Man Signs Business
We have been offering high quality workmanshipo and products to the Small Business's & Individuals in our Tri State area for over 6 years now and we do Vinyl Lettering, Vehicle Pre Made Graphics, Small Business Signage up to 4'x8' outdoor signs, we sell pan faces, Vinyl Pinstriping, Custom In...
Michigan, United States
Monzter Racing Business
From Mild to Wild or Show to Go !!! What are you looking for in performance? The only requirements for my group is to have a passion for raw horsepower or just looking good at a car show or cruise. If you love the sounds of open headers or deep toned exhaust from a ground shaking, heart...
Nebraska, United States
Phoenix Specialty Coatings Business
PHOENIX SPECIALTY COATINGS Where Your Parts Are Reborn Professional powder coating geared specifically to the automotive / motorcycle enthusiast and pro builder. I'm a custom one-off and Mopar parts restoration specialist. PSC's Business Group was the first powder coating shop to appear...
Tennessee, United States
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Jan 20, 2012
Filed under: 1968 Plymouth Barracuda (Slimer)
As you may know, I've had a "swag survey" going on my website for awhile. Of the 130+ responses to date, a whopping 84% have expressed interest in a garage poster from my Auto...
Apr 2, 2011
If you're subscribed to Auto Enthusiast magazine, then look for me and my Cuda in the May 2011 issue!!! The printed version will be out shortly but the online edition is...
Feb 13, 2011
The ALL NEW PhoenixSpecialtyCoatings.com website debuted early this morning! The old site served me well for a few years. After the Feedback page disaster last October that...
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