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    Dueling73s - 1973 Camaro RS

    1973 Rally Sport Camaro - History

    Original car was vinyl top with 307 auto with air. I bought the car at a swap meet at Jefferson,WI in 1990. I originally used the car as a daily driver but it did not have an interior or heat so I decided to start modifying it in 1993.

    Engine and Drivetrain

    383 SBC with AFR 195 Aluminum Heads
    Competition cams hydraulic roller cam and valve train
    Holley Commander 950 Multi Port Fuel Injection
    Hooker Super Comp headers with Flowmaster exhaust

    Tremec TKO 5 speed
    Centerforce dual friction clutch
    Ford Motorsports Aluminum driveshaft
    10 Bolt with Moroso Brute Strength Posi 3.73 Gears with Superior axles

    Suspension and Brakes

    Lowered approximately 3 inches all around
    2 inch drop front spindles with QA1 Coilovers
    Stock front A arms with Del-a-lum bushings
    Eaton 3 inch drop rear leafs with Edelbrock shocks
    Hotchkiss front and rear sway bars
    CE frame connectors
    6 point street cage
    Wilwood front disc brakes
    4th Gen LTI style rear discs

    Wheels and Tires

    Intro Cruisers 18"x 10" rear 17"x 8" front
    Dunlop 285/40/18 rear 245/45/17 front

    Body and Paint

    All body and paint done in my garage by me
    PPG Pepper Gray
    1981 Z28 Hood scoop and fender vents





    - Brian Meissen
    Owner, MiFBody.com
    Administrator, LTxTech.com


    1994 Camaro LT1 Transplant - 357ci LT1, cammed, stalled, and driven.


    2014 Camaro LFX M6 - Cherry Bomb
    13th!!! Annual Michigan FBody Meet & Greet Car Show 2017
    June 10th, 2017 - 9am to 3pm!!!
    Bakers of Milford, Milford, MI

  • #2
    We all knew it was coming. Congrats, it's well deserved!

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    • #3
      Congrats! Great looking ride.
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      99 Camaro Z28 A4

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      • #4
        awesome car
        -Joel
        1995 Z28 M6 - AI226/234 - autocross ricer
        1984 Scottsdale K10 - 305/4bbl/4spd


        WTB List:Midwest Chasis DS Loop

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        • #5
          Gorgeous car.

          Congrats!!!
          Gone but not forgotten: 1986 Chevrolet Camaro IROC-Z

          "You shall ride eternal. Shiny and chrome."

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          • #6
            congrats

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            • #7
              nice lookin ride, congrats
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              • #8
                Awesome car...and an early contender for Ride of the Year...

                I'd really like to see this one in person.
                Originally posted by Redd8407
                I WANT NOISE! SPEED! AN ENGINE THAT SHAKES MY INTERNAL ORGANS LIKE THEY GOT PARKINSON'S! I DONT WANT AN ENGINE THAT IS PARTIALLY POWERED BY MY LAPTOP BATTERY!
                Originally posted by Z28ISGR8
                WHY THE F*CK IS THERE A GOAT ON A FERRARI?
                Originally posted by Darren
                I think it is because I take it in and out all the time, the rubber has just stretched out, especially at the bottom where it is really thin. It annoys me more then anything.

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                • #9
                  congrats - awesome ride, hope to see you at the M&G

                  13th!!! Annual Michigan FBody Meet & Greet Car Show 2017
                  June 10th, 2017 - 9am to 3pm!!!
                  Bakers of Milford, Milford, MI



                  Classics only cost alot if you add up what you spend!

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                  "The winner ain't the one with the fastest car, it's the one who refuses to lose."
                  - Dale Earnhardt -


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                  • #10
                    Congrats on the win!

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                    • #11
                      Congrats
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                      Robert Lawler
                      Your goto guy for non car related problems.

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                      • #12
                        Congrats!!
                        West Michigan Pontiac Club



                        "A Camaro looks like it can kick your a**, a Trans Am is coming over to do it"

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                        • #13
                          Am I the only one that finds it slightly weird that a Wisconsin Firebird wins on MICHIGAN F-body? Now wonder the economy is shit. We're outsourcing for everything, including rides of the month!

                          Congrats though!

                          1999 Pontiac Trans Am - LS1 - M6 - ITSSLOW - 12.998@109.59 - SOLD
                          1994 Chevrolet Camaro
                          - 3.4L - M5 - ITSSLWR - 16.558@85.38
                          2003 Chevrolet Blazer
                          2005 Yamaha R6
                          2001 Yamaha YZ426F

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                          • #14
                            awesome car!! Congrats! Very nice.
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                            • #15
                              Originally posted by ITSSLOW View Post
                              Now wonder the economy is shit. We're outsourcing for everything, including rides of the month!
                              I'm not worried about Wisconsin but if it comes from Japan I'm switchin web sites, lol.
                              1989 TTA 23,000 miles, ran 12.42@107 with stock long block, turbo & intercooler.

                              Just installed Precision Dbb 6262rs, 4.1L stroker, Ported heads, dutt neck IC, and other stuff

                              1995 Z28, hardtop M6, edelbrock tb, sfc's, K&N intake, B&M shifter, spec 3 clutch, 4.10 gears, and other stuff

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