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The way it looked not long after I got it, 3 years ago:







And how it looks now:







It was originally a Chesterfield County Virginia car, complete with roof lightbar, spotlight and stripes. The stripes had been removed with a razorblade and there were rubber plugs in the holes on the roof. The holes have all been welded shut, as well as the spotlight cutout. I also had the trunklid smoothed - no more keyhole or trimholes. Glasstek 2" cowl hood, a repro protoype "sspoiler", NiteShaded tails, black SS Imp grille, bumper trim inserts and wheel lip moldings are the other body 'mods'. The engine was freshened up last winter. It is a stock bottom end with a Comp cam and a set of massaged Camaro heads. Plus the usual laundrylist of bolt-ons. The 4L60e has been swapped out for a T56/4.56 combo. Wheels are ARE TT2Classics.

Coming soon: Window tint (next week) and extended rear control arms & driveshaft.
 
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Very Nice
What % tint are you thinking of going with?

CJ
 
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first thing I said out loud was

'WOW'

the red pinstripe adds a a nice touch
kind of gives me a Dale 3 theme
 
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VERY NICE!
Glad to see something a little different. The Americans really add a nice touch too.
 
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my jaw quite literally dropped.

very very nice job.
 
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Beautiful car. Those are great looking wheels. For tint, maybe consider the mirror-type tint that Zeibert offers now. Makes it even harder to see into the car, but still legal as far as the % goes.
 
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The two tone paint job looks great on your car! I like the old style wheels too.
 
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Thanks for the compliments! I don't plan on going too dark with the tint. Just enough so that the windows kinda 'flow' better with the look of the car.

And while I'm whoring pics - here's a higher-res shot from a cruise night a few weeks ago, just as the sun was setting.

 
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I love your car! So nice man. I gotta get a cowl hood.
 
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Originally posted by 68 Suburban:
What type and size rims are those?
American Racing Torque Thrust II Classics. 18x10 rear, 18x8 front.
 
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NICE! Yea everytime I see that 2" cowl im liking it more and more. Looks great man.

Those wheels are bad ass. NEver seen anything like them as far as size and color, looks great though.
 
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Looks good in the pics....but up close and in person you can tell he used a couple hundred cans of Krylon to get that look........

That is a nice car.........for me to poop on!!


Spesh Led
 
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Very nice,really dig the two tone paint scheme !!!!!!
 
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I love the paint and the whole look of he car. Super job!
 
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Very nice, I love the two-tone.

Originally posted by jeff___H:
I don't plan on going too dark with the tint. Just enough so that the windows kinda 'flow' better with the look of the car.
I think dark tint would look great on that car, would blend nicely with the black. I have 5% on the rear doors and windows and 20% on the front doors. See sig pic.

James
 
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