Episode IV - A New Hope; Rebuilding a Challenger
Pictures and a short video of two destroyed Mopars (a 1969 Charger and a
1970 Challenger) and the rebuilding of a 1971 Dodge Challenger. A lot of
problems and set backs along the way, but once the car was finished, it
was worth every second of the 15 year adventure.
Dodge Challenger '70 first start in 4 months
Dodge Challenger '70
First start in 4 months.
Old gas, no choke.
Driven last time about 10 months ago.
Doesn't run very well when cold, gets alot better after running for a
couple of minutes. Would prefer it with choke.
1973 Challenger Startup
1973 Challenger drives for the first time.
After 3 years of work (not in a row) it starts and runs for the first time!
With one minor glitch..
RARE! 1973 Dodge Challenger! All New & Ready To Cruise! Over 400 HP!
This 1973 Dodge Challenger was just completed less than a month ago. It has
less than one hundred miles on it since its completion. This Challenger
went through an entire rotisserie restoration which started in 2005 and is
as turn key as they come. You could hop in it and drive it clear across
America with absolutely no problems. This Challenger also comes with three
binders full of documentation which was compiled over the course of the
build. For more photos as well as details, please check out
Dodge Charger 1968 blown hemi
this is Nick suckow's car in September 2008 before it was stolen. If you
have any information about this dodge charger please let me know.
http://www.weau.com/home/headlines/33732019.html# Back in 1984,
high-schooler Nick Suckow bought himself a '68 Dodge Charger. He was gonna
fix it up and roar down the road. Nick was born a gearhead. A hot rod. From
the first time he drove, he drove hard. The redline was always at hand.
When he joined the Army out of high school and shipped to Germany he got
hooked on the autobahn, where you could ease over to the left lane, stomp
the foot-feed flat, and shoot, they just let you go. "Fast," Nick likes to
say, "isn't the same as reckless." All that racing around, and then life
served up a grim little joke: The day Nick Suckow wrecked - the day his
life changed forever, the last day he ever stood on his own two feet - he
was going 35 miles per hour with his seatbelt on. He'd been married two
weeks. He and his wife were on their way home from their Wisconsin
honeymoon, making the run back to Texas in Nick's Gran Prix. They were
towing a rusted-out Ford Bronco - Nick always had his eye out for a cheap
beater, and he had found one up north. On a rough stretch of road Nick
crawled in the Bronco to keep it straight. The front tire hooked a pothole.
The tie rod snapped. The seat belt broke. He landed in the ditch. The
Bronco landed on his neck. Nick says he remembers the sun in his eyes. Then
the darkness closing in. A lot of years, then. Hospitals. Home. Hospitals.
The marriage ended. Back to Wisconsin. Rehab, and more hospitals. The speed
demon, not going anywhere fast. But eventually he had them drag that
Charger out. Arranged to get it in the shop. Whenever he had a little
money, he'd get some work done. "They whittled away at it," he says. "I
told my mom, if I die, dump my ashes in the fuel tank, and I'll go down the
drag strip one last time." Seventeen years. Seventeen years of learning how
to live from the neck up. Seventeen years of whittling. Hed show you the
latest pictures - a quarter panel here, a shot of primer there, a couple
tires. He'd get down to the shop, supervise in person when he could. He
couldn't run the wrenches, but he could run the show. He'd sneak out for a
little speed fix sometimes - once a paraplegic friend strapped Nick's chair
to a motorcycle sidecar and they blew down the road, one good pair of arms
between'em. Nick says it was good to feel the wind on his face. On a sunny
day in October of 2006, Nick Suckow's pals helped him slide from one set of
wheels into another. They strapped him in the passenger side, and you could
see the anticipation on his face, even behind the mirrored shades. The car
cruised out of the lot, and then picked up speed, the blower making a Mad
Max whine as the wheels warmed to the road. After a nice easy ride, the
Charger pulled to a stop on an isolated little stretch of blacktop. There
was a quiet moment, before the driver wound that 426 fuel-injected blown
Hemi up tight. Then Nick Suckow gave the nod and went fishtailing down the
blacktop on a journey that had never really ended.
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1973 Dodge Challenger STK # 989 *SOLD*
Bad to the bone is this 1973 Dodge Challenger. Under the hood is a 440ci V8
mated with an automatic transmission. In the rear axle is a posi 3.55 rear
gear. Painted in a beautiful Burgundy matte black hood and with a brand new
black interior. Inside you will find an AM/FM/CD radio. To make this car
motor down the road in comfort is power front disc brakes and power
steering. Vintage styling rims with radial tires get great looks down the
road and the power to the ground. If you would like more details give us a
call today at toll free (866) 542-8392 or (704) 598-2130. We also welcome
visitors to our Charlotte, NC showroom every day.
1967 GT500 Eleanor: Re-imagining a Classic - /BIG MUSCLE
Carroll Shelby created it, "Gone in 60 Seconds" re-imagined it, and
audiences around the world made it famous. The 1967 Shelby GT500 Eleanor is
one of the most recognizable movie cars of all time. With the body lines of
a shark, the stage presence of a movie star and the perceived performance
of an olympic athlete, it's no wonder die-hard enthusiasts fell in love
with this amazing machine. BIG MUSCLE received so many requests for this
car that we just had to go out and find one. So now sit back, click play
and enjoy... and don't bust my chops in regards to my glasses - it was
really sunny that day - M. Musto
Mustang vs. Camaro
The Ford Mustang vs. the
Chevrolet Camaro go one
lap around Consumer Reports' auto test track pitting two V6 engines with
6-speed manual transmission and more than 300 horsepower each. Which of
these muscle cars comes out on top? Find out more about the Mustang and the Camaro on our website: