My Driveway, Saturday April 03, 2004

My Driveway, Saturday April 03, 2004

This picture was taken from the roof of a Van we were parting out for Jimmy’s truck. You can see my whole collection at the time, my 1968 Dodge Charger, 1968 Valiant, 1970 Challenger, and the 1972 GMC Sprint. Also my roommate John’s 1966 Mustang. That’s Ian in the driveway.  Read More →

1968 Dodge Charger ‘WZZ051′

Pictures of my Charger right before I sold it…. A video collection of my last time driving it…. Engine 440 cid; ’78 stock bore HD block, windage tray, high-volume oil and gas pumps, rebuilt bottom end with forged crankshaft and new bearings, Mopar Performance .509/292 camshaft, ‘915’ cylinder heads; fully ported and polished, hardened seats, heavy duty valvesprings... 

Outside IHOP

Outside IHOP

Just a crappy picture of my primered heap of a 1968 Dodge Charger.  Read More →

One of the early test drives!

Taking a couple buddies for a spin in the new 1968 Dodge Charger, freshly running with the old Charger’s drive train. new  Read More →

Building the Charger at my new place!!

I moved out of my parent’s place into a little one bedroom, one car garage place in downtown Livermore. A single car garage is a helluva place to try and build a Dodge Charger!! The aluminum radiator, and the old ugly grill. With this radiator, the Charger never sees the high side of 180, even when the outside temps are 100+. Big 11.75 disc brakes, the best OEM units I could fit... 

How it looked when I bought it

How it looked when I first got it. This is the replacement body shell for the 1968 Dodge Charger that was recently wrecked. It’s a start… It was covered by spots of the original light green metallic paint, gray primer, red primer, bondo, and of course, RUST! Loads of rust, no trunk floor, quarter panels are hashed, as in the rear corners, rear valance, basically EVERYTHING...