SEMA Finale Part IV

Fatlace Ben Sopra needs no introductions … https://i1.wp.com/i3.photobucket.com/albums/y57/billshea99/IMG_1151copy.jpg

I think this was 1 of 2 S2000’s I saw at the show. https://i1.wp.com/i3.photobucket.com/albums/y57/billshea99/IMG_1138copy.jpg

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This FD3S was mean looking, Loved the look. https://i0.wp.com/i3.photobucket.com/albums/y57/billshea99/IMG_1139copy.jpg

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This Merc totally caught me off guard. Didn’t think much of it besides ey look super clean classic car. Till I walked over to the front of the car and saw the hood up and what i found under the hood O.o WOW!

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Wasn’t the model that WOW’d me but …

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The 2JZ-GTE fitted in the engine bay!!! There’s wasn’t many mods to the stock 2JZ but it was nice to see it in an old Merc style Benz. The car also was sporting a face lift interior. IS250 dash  gauges and center console fit just perfect in the car. Wish I had more photos but memory card problems = FAIL and pictures didn’t come out. 😦 https://i1.wp.com/i3.photobucket.com/albums/y57/billshea99/IMG_1160copy.jpg

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Bobs Your Uncle: SEMA Coverage Pt. 1

Well I know it’s pretty late and I’m sure everyone has seen all or most of the nicest rides of SEMA but we wanted to bring our coverage to you anyway. We only attended SEMA one day because we didn’t have the luxury of going more days (darn work). We pretty much drove up after work the day before SEMA ended. So we knew we’d have a full day of work ahead of us Friday. Seeing that we had to wake up early for the last day we head over for registration to pick up our passes for the day and our luck they couldn’t find our name for media. Since we were pressed for time we asked how much it was to go into the event as a spectator. Who knew it was $75 for a day? Technically its $75 for the four day pass but seeing that we were there the last day thought they’d gives us a break. WRONG! Haha it wasn’t their fault but we decided to wait it and have them look for our Media passes again. Luckily enough they did find our registration and thus began our day.  I won’t jibber jabber too much but I wish we could have gone for a few days rather then rush the coverage into one day but there’s always next year.

4th Of July : American Muscle

It’s the 4th of July and all I could think of was posting Mustangs, Camaros, and Challengers. So keeping in mind with yesterdays post with the US based Fisker Karma.  I wanted to give homage to the US Automakers for bringing these muscle cars back into production.

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Ford’s New Direction: Evos Concept

I know this is a concept for Ford but wow! What a direction the company looks to be heading. Wonder if they will build off this concept.

Doors are totally too funky to be actually mass produced but it is an attention grabber and definitely different.

1967 Shelby Mustang GT500

Carroll Shelby, Builder of Cobra Sports Car, Dies at 89.

Farmer turned hot-rodder who went on to build innovative sports cars like the Cobra that challenged Europe’s longtime dominance of road racing, as well as high-performance versions of production cars like the Ford Mustang, died on today.

Prays to the family to a great builder and innovator.