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Old 01-24-2013, 10:32 PM   #121
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Wow, I remember this very same car in the Mustang Magazine many years ago. It had an 88mm turbo on the car. It was named Screaming Bananas. I see you have changed up the car quite a bit. Still looks good though. How does it run now?
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Old 01-26-2013, 07:08 AM   #122
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my contribution! car has since moved to TX with its new owner.

last trip to the track vids:
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cleaned for new owner
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also this way back in the day on 17s
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This Car is incredible!
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Old 01-26-2013, 09:45 AM   #123
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This Car is incredible!
MM was crazy to let it go...I would've taken that monster to the grave with me.
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Old 01-26-2013, 10:18 AM   #124
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Wow, I remember this very same car in the Mustang Magazine many years ago. It had an 88mm turbo on the car. It was named Screaming Bananas. I see you have changed up the car quite a bit. Still looks good though. How does it run now?
i have owned it for about 6 years now...i just had the entire car rebuilt..we are real happy with the car..took it down to MIR and we went a 8.62 at 163mph with more left in it ..this lil 76/75 precision turbo has been great..
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Old 01-26-2013, 11:46 AM   #125
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This Car is incredible!

Definitely agree with that.
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Old 01-26-2013, 11:34 PM   #126
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I've been 8.55 at 159, drive the car to cruise nights all the time. Stock hood, no wheely bars, turbo's rule!
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Old 01-27-2013, 11:02 AM   #127
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i have owned it for about 6 years now...i just had the entire car rebuilt..we are real happy with the car..took it down to MIR and we went a 8.62 at 163mph with more left in it ..this lil 76/75 precision turbo has been great..

do you mind sharing any more pix of this good looking car?
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Old 01-27-2013, 01:16 PM   #128
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great thread!
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Old 01-27-2013, 01:38 PM   #129
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347 Iron Eagle with a 101mm and a JW Glide. Should be able to coast it into the 8's. and for well under 30k
Is that Jason's old Renegade car?
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Old 01-29-2013, 12:07 AM   #130
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I got it from Nelson in PA. They build 2 identical. Im almost done with it.
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Old 01-30-2013, 12:53 AM   #131
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Second time out
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jWW6s...wyBoJA&index=6

Nissan Stagea 4wd station wagon. 8.82 at 160 mph 3850 lbs.

Soft launch 8.82.
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Old 01-30-2013, 01:09 AM   #132
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i have owned it for about 6 years now...i just had the entire car rebuilt..we are real happy with the car..took it down to MIR and we went a 8.62 at 163mph with more left in it ..this lil 76/75 precision turbo has been great..
Nice mph, what does it weigh now? I remember seeing it on the dyno many years ago in Orlando...
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Old 01-30-2013, 07:17 AM   #133
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Nice mph, what does it weigh now? I remember seeing it on the dyno many years ago in Orlando...
On the scales at MIR the car was 3200lb
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Second time out
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jWW6s...wyBoJA&index=6

Nissan Stagea 4wd station wagon. 8.82 at 160 mph 3850 lbs.

Soft launch 8.82.
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Old 01-30-2013, 02:17 PM   #135
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I got it from Nelson in PA. They build 2 identical. Im almost done with it.

holy shit you've been busy with that car. it wasn't that long ago that we wheeled it out of my garage onto the trailer. looks good
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