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Doing final driveline details on Granddaughters ride for 2021.
Will be going for full body wrap in a day or two.

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That would be a blast Good luck to y'all!


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Zoom, zoom.


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Very cool. Love me some dirt track! I miss Boyd Raceway.


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After a quick bath today.
It goes in trailer tonight and has an appointment to get wrapped in the morning.
Then it goes to the track on Saturday night.

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Awesome!

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cool! good luck!

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Originally Posted by bill oxner
Zoom, zoom.

I noticed, not many remember the mazda commercials.

That would be so much fun.


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Okay, I will be the one that asks. Please give some details on the engine and drive train please. Hope your granddaughter has fun and wins.

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Originally Posted by Old Rabbit
Okay, I will be the one that asks. Please give some details on the engine and drive train please. Hope your granddaughter has fun and wins.


It's a limited class that allows a 602 sealed crate motor with a 5500RPM chip or basically stock SBC 350 with 6000RPM chip.
Both engines must run a 500CFM 2bbl Holley and same headers and have same weight limit.
We went with a crate 602 from Freisen because it has better heads and intake than allowed on "open" engine that is hard to overcome, even with the 500RPM difference and it has really good torque and HP in the range we need.
Running a 2000K stall circle track converter hooked to a GM Powerglide transmission with low gear and reverse only that I build myself for our cars.
Frame and suspension is GM metric frame used in Monte Carlos, etc.

We didn't get the wrap done in time for this race due to a computer crash so put the ole blue sides back on it for another round.

Here is the video of race from last weekend.


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If y'all ever race close to Jefferson let me know and I will come watch. Try to make a few trips to Arkla-Tex speedway every year. The Bristol dirt racing was pretty good yesterday.

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Dang tire got in her way. Glad she got right back in it, she can use this race as a leaning experience and build on it. Hope the car gets wrapped for the next race, it should help brighten her spirits. Tell her well done, from me.

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Good for her!


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Autism Awareness Wrap turned out pretty nice.

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its bright! go get it dirty!

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its bright! go get it dirty!


Good luck to her....


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Looks like a blast! How old is your grand daughter? What kind of power is that 602 making?


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Originally Posted by Giblett
If y'all ever race close to Jefferson let me know and I will come watch. Try to make a few trips to Arkla-Tex speedway every year. The Bristol dirt racing was pretty good yesterday.

sprint cars are gonna be on that track (bristol) on the dirt in a few weeks! last time they ran there on dirt they turned some awesome times

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Originally Posted by BigPig
Looks like a blast! How old is your grand daughter? What kind of power is that 602 making?

prolly 350-400 but he aint gonna tell!

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Looks like a blast! How old is your grand daughter? What kind of power is that 602 making?

prolly 350-400 but he aint gonna tell!


I guess by “602” he isn’t rendering the cubic inches?


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the 602 crate is a 350hp sealed chevy 350 that basically comes with everything except a carb, water pump, and headers


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