The Jalopy Journal
If you look at high performance cars from the side you will find the front calipers are behind the spindle and the rear calipers are in front of...
So only one pipe is functional?
My '68/69 Intermeccanica Italia is one of about 500 made in Turin, Italy. They were sold under five different names. In order they were Griffith...
Friday the 13th, hell, I'd rive this every day. Is it a custom?
I may have broke it. I did a post last weekend and within minuets, it was broke. Sorry.
What's a roll cage. That is certainly not a period correct C1 cage.
At least ten years ago, I bought a HF bead roller. Never opened it. Think it might be under a bed somewhere.
Yes. It's in a 2,500 lb ot car. Open 3.8 rear, 225/60/15 tire, Tremmec 3550 5-speed, 6,000rpm limiter. I only run it hard to 60mph ie. limiter in...
Thanks guys. Very fast and more info than I had before. Sounds like it could be a 273 rod.
Anybody have the Ford engine section of their catalog? Around 1995 I bought a 427 Ford sb short block kit for around $2,700. I think it uses some...
jnaki your styling critique of "The body design was something no other factory would create and develop." is not true. From 1964-1972 the NSU...
Actually, there was a Griffith series 200, 400, and 600 produced. The 200's and 400's were Ford powered and based on TVR's. The series 600 was an...
Amazing original body work going on.
What is this from and what became of it?
Yes, a lot of English stuff s brazed. I've done some on my race cars with not problems. But flux removal is a pain in the a$$.
What do these mean?
1. "tree the bastard"
2. "You can always wing it in the staging lanes."
Are the kickstarter deals still available and functioning?
I had a car with a 302 that sat for 13 years and couldn't get it to run steadily. If I poured gas into the carbs it would run until it was out of...
Interesting mechanicals. Thanks for sharing.
That's damn impressive Joyflea.
We all know of the woman driving a Porsche with WAS HIS plates on it.
We put my in-laws in an assisted living facility in Oshkosh, WI about six...
Thanks for posting.
Saw this and the black Cro Sal roadster at Road America yesterday.
It that truly "11,200 RPMs " or a total of 1,200 crank shaft revolutions for the whole run?
That's one wild MG-A.
Never had a girl refuse to ride in my '54 Dodge with Shelby GT-350 style stripes, but they all said their parents questioned the red dome light....
1937 Daytona Beach
They made the zillions of punch cards that fed info into computers and recorded info from the punch time clocks of the day.
The iron dukes in Fieros had powdered metal rods. Those engines experienced a 40 per cent rod failure rate. GM thought it was acceptable. The...
Very interesting. I'm daydreaming...
I ran a cut down OE plastic fan for 15 trouble free years. Now I'm running a cut down OE steel fan, also trouble free for 25 years, so far.
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