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Old 10/29/2017, 08:27 AM   #16
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In the Fantom works S4 E15 about a F1 ford pickup when Dan delivers the truck to the customer you can see a good shot of the Red CS sitting right behind the truck . Hopefully there will be a episode on it soon.

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Old 07/18/2018, 05:07 PM   #17
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Did anybody watch Fantom Works last night? It had the episode with the GT/CS.
Did not see the whole episode, but the owner wants new Mustang performance and handling, in his 1968 289 powered GT/CS. The story was that his Father had a GT/CS back in the day, but the owner wants to go crazy fast.
Installing a Coyote Aluminator engine.

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Old 07/18/2018, 06:24 PM   #18
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Fantomworks is not on in my area right now. It's my favourite of all the car shows. Hopefully that episode will be available for me sometime.

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Old 07/19/2018, 10:12 AM   #19
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Did anybody watch Fantom Works last night? It had the episode with the GT/CS.
Did not see the whole episode, but the owner wants new Mustang performance and handling, in his 1968 289 powered GT/CS. The story was that his Father had a GT/CS back in the day, but the owner wants to go crazy fast.
Installing a Coyote Aluminator engine.
I watched up to the point they started putting that engine in the car. I can't stand it when someone feels the need to put some outrageous engine in a classic car. If you want to rebuild the original engine and use modern internals fine, but put the born-with engine back where it belongs.

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Old 07/19/2018, 10:59 AM   #20
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I watched up to the point they started putting that engine in the car. I can't stand it when someone feels the need to put some outrageous engine in a classic car. If you want to rebuild the original engine and use modern internals fine, but put the born-with engine back where it belongs.
Here we go....!🍿

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Old 07/19/2018, 11:54 AM   #21
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Here we go....!🍿
and don't get me started on putting EFI in classic cars!

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Old 07/19/2018, 12:46 PM   #22
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I think there is room for everyone's vision in the hobby.

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Old 07/19/2018, 03:21 PM   #23
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Where's Rob????

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Old 07/19/2018, 06:48 PM   #24
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He's busy ordering a Coyote engine for my GT/CS project.

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Old 07/19/2018, 09:34 PM   #25
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Nothing is better than making a classic Ford be a "Demon Destroyer" with new Ford technology!

The first generation Mustang is around 3,000 pounds! She don't need 700 HP to put a licking on a 4,500 pound bloated whale in the quarter!

David Athans went low tens with a nitrous boosted 347! Love it!!

For heavens sake an EFI conversion?? What a great add on for a classic car to be more drivable!!

My 351 stroked to 460 is basically a born with engine! Now add a supercharger and YAAAAAAA BAAAABBBBEEE!!! That may be next!!

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David Athans went low tens with a nitrous boosted 347!

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Until the block split in half.

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Until the block split in half.

But how cool was that!!!!!
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