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Good Gawd!!!

by Coryphaeus / January 10, 2007 6:59 AM PST
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(NT) Theoretical top speed of 400 mph!
by Dragon / January 10, 2007 7:09 AM PST
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So when are you going to purchase one?
by taboma / January 10, 2007 11:09 AM PST

I did not have the time to read the link. Anyone know the price of this monster?
Care to take a guess?


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they sell body no engine
by Mark5019 / January 10, 2007 7:22 AM PST
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Yeah, that is wicked.
by John Robie / January 10, 2007 10:36 AM PST
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I recall reading and seeing a photo in one of my mags, but didn't know they made more than one and several have been purchased.

Another monster is a roadster that Jay Leno has. He purchased it with a M-47 Paton tank V-12 cyl gasoline engine. His shop did a engine workover putting in a Bosch electronic fuel-injection system and two turbochargers which boosted the output to close to 1600 horsepower with a little over 2000 lb.-ft of torque. Leno says he is happy the gas milage increased from 3 mpg to 6 mpg...what other auto engine can you double the gas milage with a little boost modification.

Says they have ran it at the GM proving grounds up to 145 mph, but at that speed, the car starts to walk around a little.

Leno wrote about his vehicle in the January 2007 issue of Popular Mechanics.

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Was also watching
by John Robie / January 10, 2007 10:47 AM PST
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a car auction held in Phoenix on one of the Discovery channels the other night and they had a 1938 Packard stretch lemo with a modern V-10 Viper engine installed. It sold for $240,000 including the stocked liquor bar.

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$240,000 including the stocked liquor bar.
by taboma / January 10, 2007 11:05 AM PST
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John, I want a demo drive on this one. Want to join me?
Cocktails at 6pm!?


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(NT) 'Deal'
by John Robie / January 10, 2007 11:08 AM PST
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(NT) Good Gawd!!! ... will get you a Mod visit. :-)
by drpruner / January 11, 2007 12:46 AM PST
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