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Offline jholmes217

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"Mean Machine: trophy!
« on: December 17, 2017, 10:03:48 pm »
I won the "Mean Machine" trophy at the Christmas Car Show at Griot's Garage in Tacoma yesterday!
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Re: "Mean Machine: trophy!
« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2017, 09:18:43 am »
Congratulations Jeff. Great looking "Mean Machine."   Dave R.

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Re: "Mean Machine: trophy!
« Reply #2 on: December 18, 2017, 10:37:46 am »
Nice !! Great car !!
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Re: "Mean Machine: trophy!
« Reply #3 on: December 18, 2017, 05:31:40 pm »
What the heck is the red vert with the 427 emblems?

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Re: "Mean Machine: trophy!
« Reply #4 on: December 18, 2017, 05:39:04 pm »
Congratulations!  Tough to get noticed in an ocean of late model cars.
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Re: "Mean Machine: trophy!
« Reply #5 on: December 18, 2017, 07:21:54 pm »
What the heck is the red vert with the 427 emblems?

That's a Rousch Mustang vert.  I don't remember the year.
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Re: "Mean Machine: trophy!
« Reply #6 on: December 18, 2017, 07:28:36 pm »
What the heck is the red vert with the 427 emblems?

That's a Rousch Mustang vert.  I don't remember the year.

Sorry for the OT, but would that be a pushrod 351W based 427, or something else?

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Re: "Mean Machine: trophy!
« Reply #7 on: December 19, 2017, 01:55:25 am »
What the heck is the red vert with the 427 emblems?

That's a Rousch Mustang vert.  I don't remember the year.

Sorry for the OT, but would that be a pushrod 351W based 427, or something else?
It wasn't a 351W.  I think it looked more like a supercharged Coyote. 
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