17/10/2008

gassertime

today on gasser time the durachrome bug owned and driven by warren gunter

the car was an vw fiberglass body built by bill temple and chromoly tube chassis built by mike kase of torrance . the car had an 427 CI chevy engine using enderle fuel injection on a 6-71 blower

sig erson cam, heads by automotive induction research , aluminium rods modified, pistons buttons installed by dons boxed rods , jardine headers , davco magneto and valvoline oil

the engine couples to a torqueflite automatic transmission modified by C&O automotive

 the car had some gold anodized aluminium interior and the body was painted candy apple red

there's also dual simpsons parachutes and safety equipements 

first pictures show the car at his first  race at lions dragstrip

Bug_First_time_out

now picture from the first stage of the durachrome bug  12 spokes spindle mounts wheels at the front and red color for the body

533_6fd12bd9806abdef93bed82065375237

durachrome

a6c5625d

durachrome1

564_73dba56827889580db76b7cdc4d7525c

during a race at ocir , the car hitting the wall at Orange County Raceway

here' re pictures from the car after the crash

682_4cf1d41ca115aef1d3e296d08ddf1e98

174dbug

here's a pictures during the rebuild of durachrome bug ,Mike Kase built another chassis and repaired the one of a kind body.

Numériser0008

here's the stage 2 ,You can always tell the two apart as the  second paint job had black high lighting and the second car also had 5 spoke front wheels.

indexCAAH4VRU

indexCAMVITU9

indexCAILFSTB

indexCA51912V

Les commentaires sont fermés.