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A 1969 Z/28 RS option with the endura rubber front bumper cortez silver with a black vinyl top [no cross ram option] which I bought used in 1973 at age 17. Next to my Z that was the most fun car I ever owned. What was yours?? FUBU/LES
 

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First was my High School physics teacher's 1967 Chevy II Super Sport 283 with Hurst 4 on floor, Holly carb, positraction rear end and it was a sleeper besides with the little 6 cylinder symbol on the sides.
 

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OMG...FUBU, a '69 Z28 Camaro was and is my all time favorite musclecar. /phpBB/images/smiles/icon_cool.gif

My first car was a 53 Chevy with 3 on the tree and a top speed of 60 MPH, going down hill!! /phpBB/images/smiles/icon_frown.gif My father gave me the car when I was 16.

My first new car was a 1970 Nova SS, 350/300HP. I bought it when I 19 and just freshly out of the service. After 2600 miles, I jerked the cam out and put a Crane Cam in along with Edelbrock Hi-Rise and 700 Dual Pump Holley and Crager SS mags. My first time at mods!! /phpBB/images/smiles/icon_biggrin.gif

That Nova really hauled balls and I still wish I had it today. Only problem with the Nova was I kept breaking motor mounts, so we had to chain the motor to the frame. I also kept pulling rocker studs, so we pinned them to hold them in place.

Eventually sold the Nova for a new '72 Z28 Camaro. Now that car was a real POS!! You want to talk about oil consumption?? Try 1 quart every 200 miles!! Sold that POS. GM re-ringed the Z and then it used a quart every 300 miles. /phpBB/images/smiles/icon_rolleyes.gif
 

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A brand spanking new blood RED 1967 Firebird 400 Convertable. Black vinyl interior with black top, 4-speed (added Husrt shifter to replace Muncie it came with) Hood Tach and E70-14 Redline tires. These could be smoked in 1st, 2nd & 3rd at ANY time...!
They lasted 1500 miles! FUN CAR + $.29/gallon Chevron Premium + Los Angeles 1968-1971......

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I forgot to mention that I cut the stock exhaust out and installed 2 THRUSH muflers without exhaust pipes that would scrape and spark when I hit bumps [FRANK YOU THINK I COULD INSTALL THE HALLTECH IN MY Z06 YIPES!]. BTW no power steering in my '69 Z/28. That 302 was AWESOME!!! FUBU69/LES
 

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On 2001-04-28 19:43, FUBU69 spewed forth this drivel:
I forgot to mention that I cut the stock exhaust out and installed 2 THRUSH muflers
ROTFLMAO I forgot to say, the Thrush mufflers was my first mod!! Installed them a week after I got the Nova. /phpBB/images/smiles/icon_biggrin.gif Thrush and staraight pipes!! /phpBB/images/smiles/icon_biggrin.gif
 

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First rod was a 70 Chevelle SS. Red/black stripes. Had the 396 pulled and replaced with a 327/350 HP. 4:10 posi rear, hurst shifter, headers, 750 Holly double pumper. Fast, loud and broke a lot. Spent a lot of time in my buddy's garage fixing it.

Have to say, we have come a long way since then.
 

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1964 GTO with Trips and 4-speed - in 1964.
 

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I spun a bearing in my '71 Chevelle SS 454[IT WAS THE LOW GRADE 454 NOT THE OLD LS6] and swapped it with a junk yard 350 4 barrel.BTW that Chevelle was my 2nd muscle car.That was the summer of '74. FUBU69/LES

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My 1st, I wish I still had it today,
1968 1/2 Mustang GT fastback! It was a 428, 4 speed car, and get this, no posi rear!

That car was alot of fun!!
 

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1967 Pontiac GTO
1968 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28
1990 Mitsubishi Eclipse GSX
1997 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe
2001 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
 

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1st Muscle Car - 1970 Z28 Split Bumper - Still own it with 56,000 miles. LT1 original drive train including M40, 4:10 (not 4:11 as in a vette), Mulsanne Blue/Bright Blue, Black Stripes.

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A new 1967 Corvette convertible. My next muscle car was a new 1996 Dodger Viper GTS. Quite a variety of non muscle cars in between.
 

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First car was a 2-door 60 Chevy, 283, 3 speed that I bought used for $600.
Guess you could say my first "muscle car" was my '84 Vet I bought new in late '83. i was really into motorcycles before that.

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