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3/1/19 10:04 a.m.


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Story and Photos by Antonio Alvendia

This Chrysler Conquest is the first car John Lazorack ever owned. He was only 16 when he bought it from the original owner, and he drove it to high school and back every weekday.

When he went to college, the Conquest came along, too. While studying automotive design and mechanical engineering, John used his car as a development platform for his own fabricated parts. The hatchback was a versatile test bed, as he entered it in autocrosses, time trials and even the occasional drift event.

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_
_ Reader
3/1/19 10:05 a.m.

Saw him on hoonigan, I am baffled as how much that guy looks like me. (Or rather, me like him, he’s older). He even talks like me. 

yupididit
yupididit UltraDork
3/1/19 10:13 a.m.

And somewhere in southern California, my conquest is rotting away.  crying

ebonyandivory
ebonyandivory PowerDork
3/1/19 11:07 a.m.
_ said:

Saw him on hoonigan, I am baffled as how much that guy looks like me. (Or rather, me like him, he’s older). He even talks like me. 

Post comparison pictures or we’ll assume you’re  lying laugh

BA5
BA5 Reader
3/1/19 12:01 p.m.

I looked up that racecarkits.com.  That's pretty cool.

I may have to give that a try with my car when the time comes....

pinchvalve
pinchvalve MegaDork
3/1/19 12:38 p.m.

The stickers on the tires are completely useless, and yet, I want a set so bad! The way I roll over tires, they'd say ".  .  . _ .  . _ .  ." 

GameboyRMH
GameboyRMH MegaDork
3/1/19 12:59 p.m.

^They're more likely plasti-dip than stickers.

sleepyhead
sleepyhead Mod Squad
3/2/19 12:41 p.m.

this was also in the Gears&Gasoline "strees of willow" gridlife video recently, I think

spacecadet
spacecadet Reader
3/8/19 1:36 p.m.
sleepyhead said:

this was also in the Gears&Gasoline "strees of willow" gridlife video recently, I think

it was, Jabaay (#Gidlife motorsports director) thought it was the coolest thing.

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