30/10/2010

street buggy

buggy can be cal look too

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29/10/2010

gassertime

great NEWS today on gassertime

the LIGHTNING BUG II is coming back home

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the car was sell to diego febles in puerto rico it was 37 years old in february 1973

diego painted the car yellow  when he received it , and during all the time running the car still nowadays

here're some pictures with diego

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the inside of tha car was never painted and it look like the same when the car was sale in 73

in 73

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in 2010

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the engine was an 2180cc and diego still have the engine in its original shape , that wa with this engine that the schley bros were the first to go into the 10sec

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here's paul & mark rediscovering their car after 37 years old you can imagine the emotions that they have of to feel

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so if you have the chance to go to the next bug in in april /may 2011 , you will be lucky to see the LG dragster and the LG II side by side and may be running

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28/10/2010

inch pincher IV

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27/10/2010

flaming by paintbox

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26/10/2010

purpler is the better

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25/10/2010

DAS bahama yellow

roland late model @ ebi 2

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24/10/2010

line up

@ bug in 35

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23/10/2010

aronson's toys

here're 2 cars that greg aronson built in the early 70's

the famous TARBABE and his 63"CALIFORNIA LOOK" ragtop

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22/10/2010

gassertime

today on gassertime the MAD PINEAPPLE owned by  dan turco

the car was an 56 sunroof oval  dan & his brother paul do all the work on the car included the chopping work , after the car was sold to dvb member van thierry and art saffell was the latest owner of the car before he crashed the car

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the car was painted pearl yelow  and was applied by B&M body shop

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the car had a big pieneapple painted on the aronson scoop decklid

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the engine was an 2233cc

gene berg stroker crank , arias pistons , 327 chevy rods buick bearing , an engle v-3 cam empi 1.4.1 rockers arms and heads were ported and polished by dan himself,and used manley 42/35mm valves ,carbs were 48 ida  , a vertex magneto ,transaxle was an 66 unit with crown axles and close ratio gears  ,treuhaft clutch

the engine making a 215 hp at the dyno ,the best time of the car was an 10.71@ 121mph

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the car was destroyed with art saffell at bug in 17  mad pineapple.jpg

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21/10/2010

IL RACE

ex kevin richard 65 now owned by DRF member phil leadley

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19/10/2010

scat 3.0L

fred noebert aka "ron lummus" here in liege ,built this super cool 60 cal look/pro street in the late 90's the car had a 3 piece 3.0L scat engine

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18/10/2010

GTV MK III by empi

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17/10/2010

gtv MK II by empi

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16/10/2010

gassertime

the pink panther at bug in 13

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14/10/2010

john ercse cal look

john  build this 67 in the mid of the 70's , the car was featured in the hot vws june 76 cal look issue

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john still have the car i saw that car 2 years ago at the bugin 33 , the car look the same may be with 2 or 3 stony knocks on the decklid :-))

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the car ran on real empi 8

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and this year at bug in 35 john was there again with his 67

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13/10/2010

empi motoring guide

dean lowry and darrel vittone on the cover of the 66 EMPI motoring guide.

 darrell is aside inch pincher one and dean is sitting in the sidewinder empi dragster

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12/10/2010

in & out

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the sporster by EMPI

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11/10/2010

the ultra rat

SP RASMUSSEN driver & owner of the ULTRA RAT

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08/10/2010

gassertime

back to bug in 3 with the Little Giant Killer when rich bay owned the car

the car had an 1790cc  912 porsche engine with a 65 porsche gearbox the car ran into the low 12's @111.52mph

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here the car is running against the dune buggy supplies "funny car"

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07/10/2010

nipple hubcaps

back in the 70's when 356 wheels with nipple hubcaps was a good choice for cal look car

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05/10/2010

weber power

some cool advertising for the dual weber and the new 44IDA

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03/10/2010

63 notchbad by kelly munk

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02/10/2010

trouble vision

doing some test yesterday Cool

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01/10/2010

gassertime

today on gassertime the LIL SNORT now the car reside in france ,she was at DDD#8  so here're some picture sof that awesome car and his fantastic hillborn injection engine

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