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General Information

Year
1974
Make
Opel
Model
Ascona
Color
Blue/Silver
History
The car was built into a circle track car 20 years ago. It was run for a couple of years and then left to rot in a pasture. It got passed around and we bought it from a Tow lot. Have been resorecting it since Jan 2010. Just raced it in a 24 hr race for $500 crap cans. Finished 5th.
1974 Opel Ascona (Blue/Silver)

Modifications

Drivetrain
The engine is a 75 block bored 2 mm over. It has an early head that has been ported and big valves installed. It has an Isky cam. The trans has been replaced with a Chevette T-5. The rear end is from a Toyota 4runner with a 4.56 gear.
Interior
It is actually a full tube frame car with a great roll cage.
Exterior
Applied a lot of silly decals and some famous Richard Nixon quotes.
Suspension
It has a homemade front sway bar. The stock coils have been cut. It has the wore out shocks that it came with.
Wheel and Tire
BMW E30 (bottle cap) wheels with 195X60X14 Falken Azenis RT615 tires.

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