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'99 Explorer, 99 F-250 SD Powerstroke, '00 Nissan Altima (wife's), '84 Fiero, '89 Subaru Justy, '67 Mustang Fastback pro-touring project

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Figured I would show a picture of my daily driver. It is a 05 mustang with a v6 and a five speed. Added the gt package. I drive it daily to work 100 miles round trip. Has 180,000 miles on it amd going strong. Fun to drive and 26 mpg as well. 2013-06-16143622_zps1d36df57.jpg

Wow. The paint work looks fantastic for the mileage. Cool

Ben

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Here are my two workhorses:

1994 F-150 XLT. 5.0, E4OD auto 4x4. It has the SixLiter tune up (learned about it on a Ford Truck forum, high output coil, 8mm wires, timing bump) BBK shorty headers that leak badly, K&N intake, soon to have a Flowmaster cat-back, Rancho RS5000 shocks, new brakes, new headlights and clear markers, and a bunch of other TLC and upgrades. I sacrificed a mint 2WD '95 to save it back in 2010. With donor body parts and some fresh paint, the old girl still turns a few heads. Color is Tobago Green (same as Calypso on a Mustang) with a dark Tourmaline insert and grey interior. I've had this truck since August of 2007, and she just rolled over 120k on the ticker tonight! Pic is from when I put it back together, I have some more recent ones on my phone I need to upload. I'll never part with this one.

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And the new daily, a 2008 F-250 Lariat. 6.4 Power Stroke Diesel backed by a ZF 6 Speed manual (yep, she's a rare beast). I bought it last year and the previous owner installed the 5" Diamond Eye DPF delete turbo back exhaust and SCT LiveWire programer. Since then I swapped to the 2012 18" OE wheels (20's that were on it were off of a '12 Lariat), installed an S&B intake, a Sinister Diesel EGR delete and coolant filter. Not pictured is the smoked Recon cab light lenses and smoked LED mirror and 3rd brake lights. Oxford White over Pueblo Gold with a camel leather interior. Next mod is a South Bend 3250 dual dusc clutch (the stock one gets kinda cranky when you put your foot down). I love to drive this truck and I don't think I'll ever let it go either.

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Could have sworn I posted in this one, guess not. Anyways, here's my daily driver.

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It's a 1955 Chevrolet 3204 pickup, 235 6 cylinder (dual Holleys, Fenton headers, and Howard M4F solid lifter cam) and a 3 speed on the column with a Borg-Warner R10 overdrive. Still riding on the stock leaf spring suspension, manual steering, and manual drum brakes, but has been upgraded with gas shocks, F & R anti-sway bars, steering stabilizer, and radial tires. Those of you that attended the HMCA show a while back might have seen it sitting in the lot, it was parked out by the road near the CVS.

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Here are my two workhorses:

And the new daily, a 2008 F-250 Lariat. 6.4 Power Stroke Diesel backed by a ZF 6 Speed manual (yep, she's a rare beast). I bought it last year and the previous owner installed the 5" Diamond Eye DPF delete turbo back exhaust and SCT LiveWire programer. Since then I swapped to the 2012 18" OE wheels (20's that were on it were off of a '12 Lariat), installed an S&B intake, a Sinister Diesel EGR delete and coolant filter. Not pictured is the smoked Recon cab light lenses and smoked LED mirror and 3rd brake lights. Oxford White over Pueblo Gold with a camel leather interior. Next mod is a South Bend 3250 dual dusc clutch (the stock one gets kinda cranky when you put your foot down). I love to drive this truck and I don't think I'll ever let it go either.

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WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOW! I LOVE that rig. I had a '92 F-250 with the 460, XLT Lariet, extended cab, 8 foot box, trailer tow package. Man how I miss that truck.

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A lot of members have already seen it but here's my '71 Chevy Vega panel delivery. it has an ex sprint car 355 small block with dart iron eagle heads a snappy comp cam, a super victor intake with a holley 1050 dominator and a little 150 hit of nitrous. it has a TCI streetfighter TH350 and a narrowed currie 9 inch. 4.56 gears and little 26 by 10 BFG streetradials. On the motor shes making 602 to the rear wheels and about 750 on the bottle. in the back ground you can see my dads '70 ElCamino SS 396 and his '72 vega in the garage

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A lot of members have already seen it but here's my '71 Chevy Vega panel delivery.

That is very cool. Not many of those were made, I can't imagine how many actually exist today. Back in the day, Tony's Pizza in Hazlet, NJ bought a fleet of red ones. I'm not sure how many they actually had. You'd see them all over town, acquiring more body damage every time you'd see one, at mercy of teen age drivers. They didn't last long!

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My '88 Toyota Supra Turbo

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My 1:25 model of my Supra

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And my '93 Volvo 940 Turbo

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Here's my daily driver. 2002 Lincoln Continental CE (Collector's Edition). Bought it on January 1, 2013. Was purchased with 74,481 on odometer. I often get poked fun at since I'm 23 and driving what is considered a "Senior Citizen" vehicle. That is until the V8 kicks in. People then begin questioning their decision of V6's. :lol::lol::rolleyes: I'm kidding... But anyone that does ride with is usually impressed with the power due to the fact that this car weighs 3,800 lbs.

On with the pics. I need newer ones as these was taken on Jan. 11.

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Here's my Cardomain: http://www.cardomain.com/ride/4019545/2002-lincoln-continental/

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That's a super nice Lincoln James. Folks don't realize how fast those cars are. I have a Town Car and it will chug along quite well In comfort and style.

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That's a super nice Lincoln James. Folks don't realize how fast those cars are. I have a Town Car and it will chug along quite well In comfort and style.

G

What kind of gas mileage do you get G?

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Thanks Wayne. And your Towncar is a beauty!! My Lincoln is avg. 18.1 MPG at the moment.

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My wife has a 99 Continental we bought new in 98. Now with 208,000 mile on it, averages 23 mph. Best we ever owned. :rolleyes:

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heres mine ...

no pic wife drives a 2000 dodge grand caravan with custom mix paint.. cold air w/ k/n filter . msd ign.. 178.000.

mine is a 96 eclipse... has a new jasper engine. 2.0 dohc. lowered, cold air k/n , 4 to 1 header w/stainless exhaust w/fart can ,msd ign, b/m short throw shifter, stage 2 clutch, oz f1 wheels. still have tons of upgrades to do . like turbo kit . 4in adj coils, 18s ,susp mods. an so on..

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later days... davin

Got a huge update on my 1:1 eclipse... Pics soon.

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My wife has a 99 Continental we bought new in 98. Now with 208,000 mile on it your averages 23 mph. Best we ever owned. :rolleyes:

All of the research I done on the Continental's before I bought gave it amazing reviews. Said they was practically bullet proof provided you kept up with the general maintenance. I absolutely love my car.

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Well here she is all primed an gettin taped for some paint . IMAG0256_zpsf1325ef2.jpg IMAG0259_zps7593f997.jpg

That was 60+hrs of body work ..here she is after paint .. the paint I use was the original hotrod black ( john deer blitz black ). IMAG0273_zpse04b5b65.jpg

And here with my lime green sparco 18s. Dropped 2 more inches. Still gotta do some decal work .. IMAG0274_zpsa81fb84d.jpg 20130616_192430_zpsbad11c5a.jpg. IMAG0277_zps2e568d18.jpg. IMAG0280_zps93bd29c3.jpg. I live the way it turned out . But its a pain to keep clean .. oh yeah it was my father's day gift . Was painted on sat . An picked up on Sunday.

Later days davin.

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I used to have a 1989 Crown Vic that was first my grandfather's, then I inherited it from my father. It was bullet proof! I put over 200,000 on it. I drove it a 150 mile round trip commute and got 19-20 mpg. I gave it to my wife's brother. He drove it for a year and gave it to a friend of his who is still driving it.

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Its really not too bad. Given I dont know much about torque steering but it always feels pretty even to me as far as power delievered. Again, I've probably falsifying the true meaning of torque steer. lol

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I have a 1988 Ford F-150 4x4 V8 short bed that has 86000 original miles on it, my Dad bought it new and after he had his heart attack and my Mom quit driving due to health reasons he parked it and I talked him into giving it to me. It don't look like much but it is paid for and it is in great mechanical shape, I drive it everyday! :D

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I average 23 mpg for a 46 mile round trip commute. It jumps to 28 on the freeway at 75mph.

I love this car and will continue to drive it until the wheels fall off.

G

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