Ford Thunderbird Turbo Coupe

Started on Oct. 6 by jmthunderbirdturbo

Ride Rating

10

1987 Ford T-bird TC, 5spd. Rare Sandalwood/Gold color

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Oct 6, 2008 2:27 p.m.
Javelin:
Dude, you never sent me that shot! That's awesome!
Oct 8, 2008 7:23 a.m.
jrtech:
Nice pic. Where can I see specs on the build?
May 5, 2009 2:46 a.m.
mtn:
The first car I ever remember riding in was one of these (I think, i can't tell if it was this or an Austin Healey.) Dad had it for ten years, including the first six years of my life. Same color too, only his was a slushbox. I keep looking for one, in the hopes of someday owning it.
Jul 16, 2009 10:41 a.m.
jmthunderbirdturbo:
jrtech-i dont have specs. i kept crappy records, and spent too much money...
Aug 19, 2010 8:29 p.m.
jmthunderbirdturbo:
cars dead. rear subs are busted, rear is sagging, 3rd is stripped, input shaft is broke, clutch disk is broken, drive shaft is twisted...
Oct 28, 2010 3:40 p.m.
dj:
Looks like it was at least fun while it lasted...
Oct 29, 2010 9:52 a.m.
jmthunderbirdturbo:
it may not yet be dead. in the works is an explorer 302, GT40 heads and intake, forged dished pistons, a HX40, 8 psi and mid 11's. the team has added a TKO, an aluminum DS, a spooled 8.8, studs, battle boxes, sub frame connectors, and some fiberglass 1/4's and doors. my good friend john supplied a full CHE rear suspension, the energy suspension full car kit, and some nice brake parts to lose some weight over the ABS stuff. i still havent built anything, but she may again see track whore duty!

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