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Author Topic:   Who Runs a Ford Street Stock?
d4490
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 43
posted March 26, 2000 08:13 AM
Who out there runs a Ford street stock? I ran a 1979 Thunderbird (strut-bar front suspension), but now I am building a 1985 Crown Vic that I shortened to 108" wheelbase and put a 1984 Mercuty Cougar body on it.

What motor do you use? Exhaust? Intake?

How competetive are you at your track?

Any helpful tips?

Thank you,
Chris

BamBam
Dirt Newbie

Total posts: 3
posted March 26, 2000 09:26 AM UIN: 28907595
I run an '80 LTD with a 351W and I'm stick'in right with those camaros.E-mail me if you've got any questions at circleburner@tropicalmail.com

fordstreeter
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 6
posted March 26, 2000 04:44 PM
I'm currently running a 77 cougar and I'm building an 82 marquis.I run middle of pack on a very limited budget. I run a 351w with good power.I you have any questions you can e mail me. good luck us ford people have to stick together

Brave
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 35
posted March 30, 2000 10:32 AM
I do set-ups for any cars from streetstocks to latemodels. One of my customers runs a 1972 full frame Torino at I-79 Speedway in WV. He finished 4th in points,but may have finished higher if not for some bad luck here and there. The cars must weigh 3200 or 3300 not sure, but his car out weighs all of them at 3900lbs. It has a big block 460 motor in it. Handles well for as heavy as it is, should be alot faster this year. We have found some things to make it better. Sure wish we could make it liter but no where to save any more.He's not going to run for points this year either,so he should do better.Bye P.S. If u need any help e-mail me at Brave1818@go.com But not if u run in this area, could'nt do that to him unless u bring it to my garage. LOL

motorcraft
Dirt Newbie

Total posts: 4
posted April 02, 2000 10:33 PM
I just started a website just for Ford street stocks and grassroots racing, bear with its simplicity, I just did it today, but stop buy and check it out and tell all your Ford friends to stop by. Thanks. the address is http://fordgrassrootsracing.homestead.com

4d_POWER
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 8
posted April 13, 2000 11:34 AM
Here's an awesome lookin 88 Tbird Stocker
Sideways in the dirt,check it out, http://www.angelfire.com/ny/allyoop83/

I'd like to build one similar
to this but I want to use a newer body.
Currently I am not a racer :-(
Maybe next year!

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