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Ford Fairmont Futura 408 windsor

drag racing in alaska. This was the first car I owned back when I was 14. I finally pulled it into the shop,completely went through it and is really just a weekend street cruiser. It makes quite a bit of power, and with some more tuning I plan on being in the low 11's on the motor. There is a 200 shot of Nitrous also that I haven't really had the balls to use...meaning I wouldn't want to damage the motor!


 


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Ford Fairmont Futura 408 windsor
Drag racing in Alaska. First time car was taken to the track it did 11.78 that same day. have to wait for next year to see if it can do better. It also has a 200 shot of Nitrous that was not used.





Norwalk Fords at the Summit 408C Fairmont in-car
This is a clip of one round at Norwalk Ohio with an in-car shot.





1978 Ford Fairmont Futura Pro Street for sale at Gateway Classic Cars in our St. Louis showroom
1978 Ford Fairmont Futura Pro Street for sale. Looking for some serious horsepower? Look no farther! This 78 Ford has a 420 CID V8 in it that is Dyno tested at 496 HP and 504 lb/ft of torque! All of this power is running to a C-6 automatic transmission with a transbrake, reverse, manual valve body, lower first and second gears, roller bearings, 3000 torque converter with anti balloon plates. This runs to a 9" rear end with 4.00 gears. There are tons of parts in this build, including Comp Cams hydraulic roller cam, Kook stainless steel headers, MSD ignition, 3.5" x 15" front and 14" x 15" rear Weld wheels, fiberglass hood and deck lid, Ed Quay rear wing, ladder bar rear suspension, coil over front suspension, D & D cross member, aluminum radiator with dual thermostat controlled fans, 750 Holley carburetor, electric fuel pump, and 12 gallon fuel cell. The engine was built by Panhandle Performance in Panama City, Florida, and there are tons of specs available for the build. To top it all off, this car is completely street legal in its home state. Other options include vinyl racing seats, four wheel disc brakes, and five point racing seat belts. Please, call 800-231-3616 or 618-271-3000 for additional details.





1979 Ford Fairmont a Closer Look -EricTheCarGuy
Many of you have been asking me about Fairmont videos so I thought I would make this one where I take a closer look at what I have to work with. I also talk about some of my plans for this car going forward. I think I have a really nice 'shell' to work with. I have my work cut out for me that's for sure, but as I say in the video, that will just make for more interesting videos. For now, I think I'll drive it. It's a good car after all. A few minor issues, but nothing to really worry about. I may do some of the repairs such as the inner tie rod in an upcoming video. I just need to work out the alignment when I'm done. Looks like an easy job though, easier than some of the other power steering rack stuff I've done. Anyway, enjoy the video. Here's some links. First Fairmont Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L22GsHQi7tU Replacing Drum Brakes: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MCpCkun2qxA Eastwood Brake Tool: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UxeA1lhSCsk My old Galixie: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dClQoCu4pVE Discussion about this video: http://ericthecarguy.com/kunena/18-The-EricTheCarGuy-Video-Forum/49944-1979 -ford-fairmont-a-closer-look#90487 The best place for answers to your automotive questions: http://www.ericthecarguy.com EricTheCarGuy code lookup: http://www.ericthecarguy.com/obd-code-lookup Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EricTheCarGuy?fref=ts Twitter: https://twitter.com/EricTheCarGuy Google+: https://plus.google.com/100195180196698058780/posts Information on Premium Membership: https://www.ericthecarguy.com/premium-content-streaming-etcg-content Stay Dirty ETCG Due to factors beyond the control of EricTheCarGuy, it cannot guarantee against unauthorized modifications of this information, or improper use of this information.  EricTheCarGuy assumes no liability for property damage or injury incurred as a result of any of the information contained in this video. EricTheCarGuy recommends safe practices when working with power tools, automotive lifts, lifting tools, jack stands, electrical equipment, blunt instruments, chemicals, lubricants, or any other tools or equipment seen or implied in this video.  Due to factors beyond the control of EricTheCarGuy, no information contained in this video shall create any express or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result.  Any injury, damage or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not EricTheCarGuy.





Fairmont Futura dyno pull 2
This is my friend Dave's Fairmont Futura on its second pull on the chassis Dyno at Lane Automotive.





Family Car Smokes a Camaro
An average looking brown wagon family car (Ford Fairmont) smokes a Camaro on the quarter mile. Looks can be deceiving...





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Muncie Dragway New best ET ford fairmont wheel stand
This is my new best 1/8 mile ET with cool fall air. 60' time was 1.39. Nice wheelie too. 408 cleveland. C4 transmission.





My Dad Takes the Fairmont Challenge...5.3 Turbo LSx Fairmont Ride Along!!!!!
When I was a kid, my dad always had fast cars. He used to like to take me along for rides and scare me. I finally had the chance to repay him with Goldmember...he renamed the car "Leroy Brown." Enjoy.





fairmont v s mustang 09 16 09
Awesome racing!!! WIN THE FAIRMONT . Great Lakes Dragway Wisconsin





Ford Fairmont Racing
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Ford Fairmont Squire Station Wagon 1 Owner Kombi 40k Orig Miles Fox Zephyr Woodie
Ford Fairmont Squire I dont think they were a country Squire thise were only the Large LTD Crown Vic etc Station Wagons i think. No matter if you call it a Kombi, Estate, Break or just a Station Wagon this car is bar none one of the coolest you will EVER see! This is a 1 Owner car with 40,000 Original miles it retains the factory paint and even the original Vinyl on the sides. This Car is Sweet and easy to Export. Classic Cars are a LOVE of mine If you are not Subscribed make sure you do that. My website is http://www.1ownercarguy.com and You can call me anytime about these cars Nathan Wratislaw AKA 1 Owner Car Guy 406 544 6919 Thanks for watching and check out My other Videos there are over 600 of them i have done on My Channel Cheers From Wikipedia The Ford Fairmont is a compact car produced by Ford Motor Company for the North American market. Introduced for the 1978 model year, the Fairmont was produced in several bodystyles until it was replaced by the Ford Tempo for the 1984 model year. The Fairmont was the successor to the Maverick; its Mercury counterpart was the Mercury Zephyr, which replaced the Comet. The Fairmont and Zephyr marked the introduction of the long-running Ford Fox platform, used for a wide variety of later models. Those most closely related to the Fairmont included the 1980--1982 Ford Thunderbird, the 1981--1982 Ford Granada, the 1979--1993 Ford Mustang (and 1979--1986 Mercury Capri), and the 1982--1987 Lincoln Continental.





Fairmont V8 Dyno - 1320Video
The old beater Fairmont is back and BAD. V8 swap plus a little more. If all goes well it'll end up on Pinks.





ford fairmont box top
533 bbf john kaase show winner has been featured on pinks tv show as well as speed channel





Fox Body Fairmont w/ Mustang 3V Engine Swap -- Ford Racing M-6017-463V
Check out the Fox Body Mustang Ford Racing 3V Controls Pack Here: http://www.latemodelrestoration.com/item/M6017463V/Ford-Racing-46L-3V-Contr ols-Pack We took the Fox Body Fairmont out for a little test drive. This thing sounds wicked and launches like crazy. The Exhaust setup includes a set of MAC long tube headers, a modified BBK x-pipe, and Jones mufflers coupled with a set of Pipes flow tubes. The 4.6L Mustang 3V engine is being run by the Ford Racing Controls Pack (M-6017-463V). For a full detailed write up with build specs and hundreds of pics check out our our blog series on this car. Mustang 3V Engine Swap Article: http://www.latemodelrestoration.com/products/Fox-Body-Fairmont-3V-Motor-Swa p Mustang 4.6L 3V Ford Racing Controls Pack, M6017463V





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