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Old 05-07-2010, 04:52 AM   #1
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1968 Pontiac LeMans. Big block 400 with a 2 speed. Yes a 2 speed automatic. Check it:

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I have a lot of beater cars, but they'll get fixed up eventually!
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that thing is a beast! not in bad shape at all
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thats is a sweet looking beast. is it still on the road?
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Needs a lot of work, but not bad at all. You going to restore it?
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Should look great once restored
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Looks in very good shape for a beater. And I remember the PowerGlide 2 speed trannys well. They were a favorite of street racers long ago. Coupled to the right differential gears, they were street demons.
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Needs some skip shift downshifts... oh wait

Nice car
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I'm planning on restoring her. Starting with the interior. That'* the worst part of the car. Then a motor/tranny rebuild and body work. Sweet paint job and the list goes on.....

Yes, it still runs and drives quite well. I can squeal tires for half a block on dry pavement

Main things she needs is an electronic ignition, new Edelbrock intake, and a 4 barrel carb. It'* running a 2bbl right now. Very restrictive!
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I used to have a 1979 Trans Am with a 400 SB
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nice car! one of our family friends has a red one...not sure what year it is though
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