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She’s almost getting there
Some updated photos of the old girl, including some very cool old-school rolled fenders. Getting ready to be raced for the first time in over 30 years at the 2013 Sonoma Historics.
New photos from 1974
Some very cool never before seen photos taken of the car back in 1974!
Lots of progress on the car. Shes almost ready for the body shop now. Starting to look like a mean ol’ girl even without her skin on.
Candid shots of the trunk sheet metal going in today
Thank you to Madison and Stephen for all their hard work!
Minor update today — car is well on her way to being done. Her first outing will be at this years 2012 Palo Alto Concour d’Elegance June 24th in Palo Alto, CA — you will remember my Impala (http://NASCARImpala.com) won … Continue reading
history of the car…
I finally found out the complete history of the Cougar – it had quite a life. It was raced continually from 1977 through 1984 in the NASCAR Winston West and Sportsman series. It raced with great success on oval, road … Continue reading
Day 725 + 1… Bumper, Brakes, misc. welding
Busy day working on the car. Welding up some last minute chassis items and putting the front bumper and grills in place. Fabricated / beefed up lower control arm from a big 60s era Ford LTD Big ol’ brakes! – … Continue reading
Day 725, give or take…
Welp, its been a long time coming but we finally started working on the old girl again. She’s got a new (old) set of clothes! Working towards finishing her by the end of April, wish us luck! shaun
Updated photos 1977
Photos from 1977 Photo Credit Brent Martin
Video of my car 1977 Evergreen and Spanaway raceways WA
Videos of Evergreen and Spanaway in Washington State which show my 73′ Cougar. See in Video 1 at 5:18 into the video leading the heat and at 5:48s spinning out (note Harry checking to see if there is any damage) … Continue reading