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WOW! We really need to find out what's up with that. That's pretty intense. Please give updates!
 

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TY70SS took the words right outa my mouth. Wow!! Talk about raising the bar.
 

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Krikey!! That Nova is angry!! I don't believe Cain is in the 11's anymore :D

C'mon already, we need the full scoop here.
 

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That is what I want my car to launch like!!! that is an awesome ***** pic!!!
 

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holy **** thats your car Joe... I remember when you just started High School.. wow your car is bad aZZZ Is that the old monte motor.. Leaves just like dads car????
 

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Haha...Thanks everyone, haven't been on the computer much lately, been thrashing on the car too much lately and I finally got it back together. I put a lot of time/research into this combo and it seems to work. I made a lot of changes while it was apart and finally built the engine I wanted.

Mind you, it weighs 3418, has DOT radials and full exhaust...More importantly is what it doesn't have...Things like a power adder, race gas, a big block, rim screws, slicks/bias ply tires, transbrake, electric fuel pump, fuel regulator, electric water pump or even an aluminum mechanical pump, dominator, raised runner/non 23* heads, a magic camshaft from one of the self proclaimed internet specialists, as well as others...Need not apply!

Now for numbers...this is completely untuned and the first day out...Went 10.16 @ 129 and 60 footed a best of 1.33 looking at the sky for the first 40 feet and shifting 1-2 in the air.

Not bad for an all motor pump gas small block.

I'm focused on bracket racing right now, but stay tuned as it WILL go faster.

Bobby..nope, it's not the Monte engine :D


 

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he's playing silly street racer games. does anyone notice that he did some politician type skating around the question.


WHAT'S THE COMBO? SIZE? HEADS? CAM? COMPRESSION? LET US KNOW!
 

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WOW, pulling the wheels like that when footbraking???:eek: There's hope for my 67 :eek: or not :rolleyes:. Nice launch, nice ET Joe!
 

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Holy S*&T!!! That's Intense!!! I really want to do that some day!
 

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he's playing silly street racer games. does anyone notice that he did some politician type skating around the question.


WHAT'S THE COMBO? SIZE? HEADS? CAM? COMPRESSION? LET US KNOW!
:D:D:D

Just having some fun...Been busting my balls on this car and I'm just trying to make it worth it:turn: The cubic inch isn't even big by today's standards..

The combo..

3418lb '71 Nova
SBC
Static compression is 10.87:1
Brodix Track 1 heads
BSE aka 1320racer spec solid roller ground by Comp
Super Victor I ported myself
TH350 trans
ATI 8" converter
4.56 gears
1800rpm footbrake launch
Unleaded pump gas
 

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I like it. :cool:
What is suspension set up
HP & TQ?
What stall converter?
 

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I like it. :cool:
What is suspension set up
HP & TQ?
What stall converter?
Up front-
AFCO bushings
Calvert shocks
Moroso springs

Out back-
Landrum 175# mono's
Cal Tracs, top hole, stop bolt just touching
QA1 single adjustables set at 6, haven't tried anything else

Converter flashes to 5400.

Horsepower doesn't mean much to me, and torque is a probably a lot. Didn't dyno it, I like timeslips instead.
 

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:D:D:D

Just having some fun...Been busting my balls on this car and I'm just trying to make it worth it:turn: The cubic inch isn't even big by today's standards..

The combo..

3418lb '71 Nova
427" SBC (standard bore)
Static compression is 10.87:1
Brodix Track 1 heads
BSE aka 1320racer spec solid roller ground by Comp
Super Victor I ported myself
TH350 trans
ATI 8" converter
4.56 gears
1800rpm footbrake launch
Unleaded pump gas
Done good!

I thought you had a trans brake?

Man, it's still at 3418 with the car back halved?

That s a lot more engine than you had before!

heads
CU
Roller cam!

That is not a little mouse !:no:

Again! Done good!

So, has your face gone back to normal yet? I know your cheeks hurt from the smile on your face!:yes::D

Al
 
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