Detroit Speed, Inc. - S.W.'s 1973 Trans Am Project Recap
Check out Detroit Speed's newest video, S.W.'s 1973 Trans Am project recap. From original vehicle images through the entire build process you'll see the steps it took to go from a shell of a Trans Am all the way through the unveiling at the 2011 SEMA show.
1973 FireBird Year One Twin-Turbo LS7 " Brewster McQ"
A 1973 Pontiac FireBird that was at the Year One display during the
Chattanooga stop on Hot Rod Power Tour 2013....It's Year One so you know it
will be cool....Check it out!!...Make sure you follow me so that you don't
miss any of the other cool videos that I shot at this event!!
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1973 Trans Am Pro-Touring
This was the first (okay the first video of) the start up on a 1973 Trans
Am that GTS Customs is building. These guys are amazing at what they do.
They have/ can do everything from full built customs, frame off
restorations, AWESOME paint and body work, fabrication and more. Thev'e
worked on rare originals, customs, and have built and prepped circle track
and road race cars. So awesome to hear a custom built car breath its first
GTS Customs is in Baldwin GA
*1973 Trans Am
*LS3 with upgraded valve springs and a GMPP "ASA" Camshaft (525hp)
*Modified "pipes" stainless dual Exhaust with an x pipe and electric cutouts
*Tremec 5 speed manual
*Full Detroit Speed Front subframe with coil overs and upgraded steering
*Detroit Speed Leafs Springs and Konis out back
*Baer 14in front brakes w 6 piston calipers
*Baer 12in rear brakes w 4 piston calipers
*Strange engineering ford 9in rear w detroit Tru Track and 35 spline axles
*"Tiger Cage" 6 point stainless steel roll cage
*Pilot Super Sports, 335 out back and 265 in front
Recaro Seats, custom made stereo enclosure, custom dash, custom headliner
and door panels..
much more. its too much to list everything.
1980 ProTouring Dragon TA - RAMC & Mike Lavallee Killer Paint
This is a 1980 ProTouring Trans Am we are just finishing for a client
overseas. It has custom artwork done by Mike Lavallee of Killer Paint,
with a Flaming Dragon - All restoration work and build performed by Restore
a Muscle Car. www.RESTOREaMUSCLECAR.com
Full Detroit Speed Suspension, Baer Brakes, Mini-Tub, BF Goodrich KDW2
tires, with Year One BRE 18" Billet Snowflakes, Cerrulo Leather Seats, BB
535cu engines pushing over 600+ HP on pump gas and Super Street Fighter turbo 400 with 12 Bolt narrowed rear end
with Moser Axles.
1980 ProTouring TA 640+HP - Restore a muscle Car, Overseas Project
One of the two 1980 ProTouring Trans Ams we are putting the finishing
touches on for a client overseas! Just a quick little video of the TA in
the shop parking lot! We will be posting a lot more video and pictures of
these cars over the next couple weeks! Full DSE suspension, minitub, Year
One Billet Snowflake wheels, custom Phoenix Graphix Decals, emblems, Big
Block motor pushing over 640HP with Super Street Figher turbo 400 Transmissions!
Hell's TA - 80 Trans Am SE LS9 Super Charged ProTouring - Dyno Session
Final Dyno session
putting down around 409hp to the ground and 630hp to the flywheel, with Exhaust cutouts closed. With them open,
it gains another 10-15hp. This 1980 Special Edition TA, one owner car out
of NY that we are just finishing up for the owner, is sporting full DSE
equipment, Year One 18x12 and 18x10 snoflakes, a new LS9 crate motor,
complete custom KillerPaint.com Mike Lavalle flamed hood bird and accents,
Kenwoods new state of the art Double DIN DVD NAV system. Leather interior,
mini tubbed, full protouring suspension, custom engine covering ,etc. We
will be posting a full video of this car after completed so everyone can
see all the details!
Detroit Speed, Inc. - Goodguys Columbus 2013 Recap
Check out the Detroit Speed recap video from the PPG Goodguys Columbus
Nationals July 12th - 14th 2013. DSE Owner, Kyle Tucker, captured the
Sponsor Shootout top prize and DSE Engineer, Ryan Mathews, captured the Pro
Class Shootout Victory. Check out the full site recap and see all the
pictures from the event here. http://goo.gl/p2Xea
YearOne Brewster Green McQ T/A
We just wanted to show you guys our McQ inspired Brewster green T/A. For
more info visit our website (www.yearone.com) or head over to the
Ghostworks page (www.ghostworks.yearone.com). We hope you guys enjoy this
look into our first turbo project!
Overseas Trans Ams - Restore a Muscle Car & Mike Lavallee
These are two Pro-touring 80 Trans Ams we just finished for two brothers
overseas. They both have 650+ HP engines in them, automatic trans, full
DSE suspension with mini tubs in the rear, 4-link system and tubular upper
and lower control arms in the front.
The black "Dragon TA" has a custom flaming dragon that Mike Lavallee from
Killer Paint, applied to the car here at our shop in Nebraska. Along with
flaming accents to the lettering, and misc. areas on the car.
The white TA has a custom decal scheme that Phoenix Graphix helped us
implement on an extreme bright white finish.
Both cars received full leather interior with suede inserts and custom made
billet Year One snowflake wheels (12" width on the rear).
Check out the full details on these builds on our website,
www.RESTOREaMUSCLECAR.com in our Restoration section! Specializing in
classic muscle restoration from stock to full custom!
1973 Trans Am Pro Touring - Dyno/Tuning Session
One of our recent builds just finished getting Dynoed and Tuned at "The Shop"
in Lincoln, NE. This is a clients car from Colorado that has a Butler
Designed 455 engine that on the stand will produce around 700HP.
We have full DSE suspension in this car from front to Rear, with Wilwood
Brakes and Hydrotech Braking systems. A complete YearOne BRE rear speaker
Shelf with full Kicker Sound system. Ram Air Restorations 3.5" Dual
Spintech mufflers, and the new Dougs Headers.
On the MustangDyno this car was pulling just
shy of 500hp to the rear wheels and 650 HP to the flywheel (based on
current conditions, Hot & Humid).
Detroit Speed, Inc - Southern Slam Recap
Check out all the action from the 1st Annual Detroit Speed, Inc. Southern
Slam that took place from April 20th - April 21st at Carolina Motorsports
Park in Kershaw, SC.