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Hot Rods Paradise Road. Almost....

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by 4thhorseman, Apr 6, 2015.

  1. 4thhorseman
    Joined: Feb 14, 2014
    Posts: 261

    from SW Desert

    Caution: this video is of a subject matter some may find offensive. If you don't like street racing, especially between 2 old school hot rods, DON'T LOOK. Simple.

    My blown Deuce vs. a pal's nitroused '51 Chevy. The Chevy runs mid 10's. Jury is still out on the Ford.
  2. Jalopy Joker
    Joined: Sep 3, 2006
    Posts: 27,691

    Jalopy Joker

  3. 4thhorseman
    Joined: Feb 14, 2014
    Posts: 261

    from SW Desert

    lol. Yeah. Used to run low 10's. I've got her ripping off mid to low 9's on the street now. Pretty sure I rotated the earth a little on the hook.
  4. Gotgas
    Joined: Jul 22, 2004
    Posts: 6,998

    from DFW USA


    That coupe moves out.

  5. belair
    Joined: Jul 10, 2006
    Posts: 8,801


    I'm shocked at such hooliganism. That coupe hauls the mail.
  6. Are you proud of yourself????? Dilbert
  7. Gearhead Graphics
    Joined: Oct 4, 2008
    Posts: 3,852

    Gearhead Graphics
    from Denver Co

    I thought this was a race? All I saw was the deuce's tail lights get small
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  8. 4thhorseman
    Joined: Feb 14, 2014
    Posts: 261

    from SW Desert


    (And haters gonna hate)
    I'm actually a humble guy. I got asked to run a proven mid 10 second lsx '51 Chevy on the hose. So I said sure and posted results for guys like me who enjoy such goings on. I recognize its not for everyone. But for some it is. I got the car moving out now much better. Took a lot of hard work. That's what I enjoy about this hobby. Peace.
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  9. seatex
    Joined: Oct 24, 2006
    Posts: 2,664


    Hell, I'M proud of you!:cool:
  10. deto
    Joined: Jun 26, 2010
    Posts: 2,621


  11. Shit,new street outlaws.:D
  12. Atwater Mike
    Joined: May 31, 2002
    Posts: 10,725

    Atwater Mike

    'Haters' is a word spewed out by 'fellows a little light in their loafers'.
    Same ones that shout "Racist".

    I had a custom Calif. license plate made for my '54 Ford Coupe.
    The meaning of the plate was akin to gunslinger John Wesley Hardin's occupational 'handle', he called himself a 'shootist'.

    I used to do anything to get a race.
    My custom plate said, "Raceist". So many ignorant/illiterate qualms about it made me trade it in...probably couldn't ever get it again, with the popular thinking today...
    I liked the heck out of that 'Paradise Rd.' race...
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  13. Road Angels
    Joined: Mar 2, 2015
    Posts: 134

    Road Angels

    Lets see you got a 3- 4 second jump on the 51, it dont mean shit you got to have a redue, no light tree no fair, butttt shittttttttttttt you are fast
  14. jetnow1
    Joined: Jan 30, 2008
    Posts: 1,899

    from CT
    1. A-D Truckers

    And the 51 was carrying a 200 lb plus cameraman.
  15. sawbuck
    Joined: Oct 14, 2006
    Posts: 1,897

    from 06492 ct

    well the coupe must be runnin low 8s post
  16. Lone Star Mopar
    Joined: Nov 2, 2005
    Posts: 3,172

    Lone Star Mopar
    Member right !
  17. Crazy Teenagers!
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  18. 4thhorseman
    Joined: Feb 14, 2014
    Posts: 261

    from SW Desert

    Thanks guys. I didn't jump the flashlight and the '51 honestly wasn't sleeping. I don't know it there's a way to slow it down on replay. But as the flashlight comes on you instantly see the starter disappear from view. I just hooked insanely hard. I tried some of that VHT on the slicks. That stuff WORKS. The camera man poured in on them right before my burnout. The '51 used his own mix. The Chevy guy just brought a knife to a gun fight. He's a good friend. Now I have to help him make that Chevy quicker.
  19. Moby
    Joined: May 18, 2014
    Posts: 138

    Member Emeritus

    You're right, the Chevy started moving when you did.
  20. 56premiere
    Joined: Mar 8, 2011
    Posts: 1,445

    from oregon

    Been 40 years since I did that kinda stuff> LOVE IT>
  21. Buddy Palumbo
    Joined: Mar 30, 2008
    Posts: 3,871

    Buddy Palumbo

    Wow , that deuce is fast as hell !! Of course , I'd rock that 51 any day of the week too :) . Thanks for posting the shenanigans ... I needed that.
  22. 4thhorseman
    Joined: Feb 14, 2014
    Posts: 261

    from SW Desert

  23. Very cool video!! Wish I was there with my coupe, and get in on the fun. Nice run!!!:D:cool:
  24. Man he just left you in the dust.No offence.Bruce.
  25. droppedstepside
    Joined: Feb 6, 2009
    Posts: 37

    from new jersey

    I love seeing those bbf's getting it done! My son's bbf powered 4100lb pick up, just put it on a built ls powered mustang monday night.

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