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Forum: GT40 Cars For Sale 27th July 2010, 10:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 44,526
Posted By 60-61
Re: Superformance GT40 For Sale

Sold several months ago.
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 15th May 2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,803
Posted By 60-61
Re: Fresh off the presses--Small-Block Engine Book

Tom-
Do you have a preferred or recommended outlet for buying your book? I have four of your books, including my most recent purchase of The Racing Builder's Handbook. I will add this new book to...
Forum: Vendor and Manufacturer Announcements 11th May 2010, 08:22 PM
Replies: 370
Views: 126,602
Posted By 60-61
Re: ZFQ new proposed GT40 transaxle

Thank you Steve - the pictures are helpful. If you or any other hobbyist\fabricator has specs to follow, that would be much appreciated. Even if general in nature. I anticipate nothing will be...
Forum: Vendor and Manufacturer Announcements 11th May 2010, 10:21 AM
Replies: 370
Views: 126,602
Posted By 60-61
Re: ZFQ new proposed GT40 transaxle

Richard -
I could use pictures and specs on center linkage for the SPF MKI. If you come up with this, please help me out.
Thanks,
Steve
Forum: GT40 Cars For Sale 5th May 2010, 09:28 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 24,436
Posted By 60-61
Re: Rcr gt40 # 14 for sale

Ron-
That's a great car and I'm sure it will sell soon! You're running about 110 horses per liter on pump gas. That's certainly very possible with the right specs. If at some point it fits into...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 4th March 2010, 10:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,376
Posted By 60-61
Re: Factory Five Transaxle?

Lots of good ideas out there about transaxles. I think it's going to take another year before the economics of building and servicing a product are reasonable. The world wide economy is rebasing,...
Forum: The World Market - Share Parts, Sources, and Reviews 4th March 2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,981
Posted By 60-61
Re: ZF on Ebay

You never know what's up until the box is open. Rebuilding the ZF in my '73 Pantera cost 6K. Work done by Dennis Quella, Pantera Performance, Castle Rock, Colorado. The only symptom was a little...
Forum: Superformance GT40s 18th February 2010, 10:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,036
Posted By 60-61
Re: Amp gauge problem

Ditto. Did that in the Pantera.
Forum: GT40 Cars For Sale 16th February 2010, 04:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 44,526
Posted By 60-61
Re: Superformance GT40 For Sale

The price is now $61,000 for a new roller that has never had an engine or transaxle installed. Choose the combination that fits your driving style. The car has always been stored in a heated garage....
Forum: The Paddock 15th February 2010, 09:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,403
Posted By 60-61
Re: Thermal Energy Storage, or why I've been scarce around here lately

Mark-
Good job. In my opinion, your timing is on target. Our economy is rebasing - just like it did in '83, '93, '01 and now in '10. Except this time the outcome is far less controllable because...
Forum: The Paddock 14th February 2010, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 570
Posted By 60-61
Re: The end of the New Roman Empire?

I saw the U.S. economy "rebase" from about '82-'84. We're going through it again. The difference now is it is a world wide economy. The Institute of Supply Manager Index (ISM) is showing good...
Forum: GT40s Wanted, and Parts or Services Needed 5th February 2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,649
Posted By 60-61
Re: WANTED: used SPF GT40 MkII

I have a brand new SPF MKII roller for sale. It's in the for sale section here on the website. Completion of SPF cars for California has been done many times by www.fullthrottlereno.com...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 31st January 2010, 12:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,621
Posted By 60-61
Re: engine builder f**ked my short block

Check with the block manufacturer for maximum boring. I would use the block if the bore\sleeve work meets manufacturers tolerances. Sleeves in cast iron are more predictable. I rebuilt a 427...
Forum: GT40 Cars For Sale 9th January 2010, 12:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 12,489
Posted By 60-61
Re: SPF GT40 MK1 for sale

Dean-
What type of mirrors are those? They fit the car well.
Forum: The Paddock 9th January 2010, 12:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,008
Posted By 60-61
Re: Speeding Fine - seems a tad harsh....

IMO, the size of the fine is related to the economy. The number of tickets and the fines related thereto, have gone off the chart here in Colorado. Colorado's economy, just like many economies, has...
Forum: The Paddock 9th January 2010, 12:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 639
Posted By 60-61
Re: Best car for the snow?

Interesting - where was that picture taken?
Forum: GT40 Cars For Sale 5th January 2010, 10:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 44,526
Posted By 60-61
Re: Superformance GT40 For Sale

Dean-
Thanks for your question. Here is what I have.
Steve
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 19th December 2009, 02:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,086
Posted By 60-61
Re: Flat Tappet Cam failure.....Bad Oil???

Jac-
Please tell us more about your rev kit plans when you have a few moments. Would like to consider that for an engine that I previously thought would have solid roller lifters.
Thanks!
Forum: The Garage Sale 29th November 2009, 05:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,548
Posted By 60-61
Re: Ferrari 355 motor

That's probably good news. If it was an F1 motor from the factory, it's a late '98 or newer. It most likely missed the valve guide and exhaust manifold problems. Brass valve guides would go...
Forum: The Garage Sale 29th November 2009, 11:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,548
Posted By 60-61
Re: Ferrari 355 motor

Jack-
What year is the motor?
Forum: Superformance GT40s 8th November 2009, 02:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,131
Posted By 60-61
Re: Hot Rod TV Show on SPF Mk II

Great coverage! DeTomaso had to have been influenced by the GT40. I can see similarities in my '73 Pantera and the SPF cars.
Forum: GT40 Cars For Sale 5th November 2009, 05:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 44,526
Posted By 60-61
Re: Superformance GT40 For Sale

Price reduced to $65,000. Thousands off full retail for a brand new roller. Please let me know if you're interested.
Thanks,
Steve
Forum: Original GT40s 1st November 2009, 09:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,836
Posted By 60-61
Re: Shell Oil Commercial featuring GT40s

Unbelievable - $4,000! Even with a multiple of five or six from 1967, that's still less than 25K. Times change.
Forum: Superformance GT40s 15th September 2009, 08:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,276
Posted By 60-61
Re: GT40/R Wins at US Vintage Grand Prix - Watkins Glen

Congratulations! What transaxle were you using?
Thanks,
Steve
Forum: GT40 Cars For Sale 26th August 2009, 11:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 44,526
Posted By 60-61
Re: Superformance GT40 For Sale

Here are a few more pictures. The car is about an hour North of Denver, Colorado. $68,500. Offers accepted.
Thanks,
Steve
Forum: GT40 Cars For Sale 20th August 2009, 07:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 44,526
Posted By 60-61
Re: Superformance GT40 For Sale

That's okay. I could have been more descriptive. I'll try to wrestle the image resizer to the mat and post some more pictures tonight.
Forum: GT40 Cars For Sale 20th August 2009, 08:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 44,526
Posted By 60-61
Re: Superformance GT40 For Sale

This car is still for sale and the price has been reduced to $68,500. That's about 19K less than full retail. Offers accepted. Please let me know if you have any interest.
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 10th April 2009, 12:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,950
Posted By 60-61
Re: Pantera restoration

I am. Would be fun to see the end result of someone's hard work.
Forum: All GT40 26th February 2009, 12:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,188
Posted By 60-61
Re: SPF GT40 MKII Parts Build List

Mark-
Send me a PM and I'll figure out how to get a file to you with the SPF parts list I have.
Forum: Superformance GT40s 24th February 2009, 10:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,727
Posted By 60-61
Re: Got Engine in... 3 more weeks until she is running.

Dave-
Nice HP and torque numbers. Are you going to use a carb or fuel injection?
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 7th February 2009, 08:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,696
Posted By 60-61
Re: First impressions P2264

[quote=Jim Craik;251428] After getting side mirrors from Summit Racing quote]

Jim-
Nice car. Black is classic and always looks great. Do you have a stock or serial number on those mirrors? ...
Forum: Superformance GT40s 3rd February 2009, 10:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,284
Posted By 60-61
Re: News article on the Superformance "Ferrari Killer"

At least the journalist got one thing right. "Ferrari Killer" always draws a crowd. Always.
Forum: Superformance GT40s 1st February 2009, 01:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,720
Posted By 60-61
Re: Six-Point Rollcage in an SPF?

Kim-
Do you know if a Superformance owner has converted their GT40 into a SCCA sanctioned and approved track car? What class? If so, that might help anticipate requirements and techniques for...
Forum: Superformance GT40s 1st February 2009, 11:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,558
Posted By 60-61
Re: Kim Peterson SPF road test article?

Kim-
Nice article. Did Olthoff do the wings\canards?

Thanks,
Steve
Forum: The Paddock 8th January 2009, 07:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 588
Posted By 60-61
Re: For people serious about making their own cars...

The world wide economy was rebased at a much higher level in the last ten years. That base has now crumbled. Many credible, well run businesses are going with it. I don't know anything about this...
Forum: The Paddock 4th January 2009, 12:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,263
Posted By 60-61
Re: Cash For Clunkers Legislation

My impression is there are lots of guys in every community that make their living off of "clunkers". It would be interesting to see how someone from the beltway who never had a "clunker" would...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 11th October 2008, 10:09 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 20,654
Posted By 60-61
Re: Billet Aluminum Hemi Heads for SB Ford & SB Chevy

Al-
What are the intake and exhaust runner volumes? What was the lift when the heads flowed at about 400cfm?

Thanks!
Forum: Vendor and Manufacturer Announcements 23rd July 2008, 08:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,508
Posted By 60-61
Re: Your input

Al-
I think sale of the product is being impacted by several things. Here are a few of my impressions.
1) GT40 continuation, replica and kit sales seemed to be growing at a brisk pace in the past...
Forum: Video and Pictures Buffet 13th July 2008, 12:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,020
Posted By 60-61
Re: P 4/5 in wind tunnel

Jim-
You're right. We protect history and pass it on. In the end, we don't own it. It's always fun to see this peace of history.
Forum: Superformance GT40s 12th July 2008, 08:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,957
Posted By 60-61
Re: 'Car & Driver' Magazine Test of P/2192

Kim-
Great test results! Was the 0-60 time on Avon slicks or grooved tires?
Forum: Superformance GT40s 21st June 2008, 08:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,857
Posted By 60-61
Re: New Owner of SPF GT40 P2188

Jim-
The SPF is a great product and it looks like you found a very good dealer. I had a good experience with Ian Grunes at Dynamic. I've heard only good things about Olthoff's installation service...
Forum: Superformance GT40s 15th June 2008, 08:57 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,140
Posted By 60-61
Re: #2228 delivered but not on the road

1) Working on cars can be fun. It's much more enjoyable if the starting point is what has been promised. If the starting point is a mismatch, it calls into question the credibility of many other...
Forum: The Paddock 2nd June 2008, 10:50 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,257
Posted By 60-61
Re: Out of the box thinking...

I think Westport Innovations is a great company. They provide injectors and other related parts that go into buses that are running on LNG in some California ports. They've teamed up with a company...
Forum: The Paddock 26th May 2008, 10:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 752
Posted By 60-61
Re: God Bless Our Troops!

Veterans-
Thank you for my freedom and the sacrifice made by many.

Steve
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 22nd May 2008, 11:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,272
Posted By 60-61
Re: Which Ford Engine for my car?

If you want it quick and cheap and don't mind someone else building it, get a Ford 302 based crate motor that meets your specifications. With the horsepower range of 200-300, there are many suppliers...
Forum: All GT40 6th May 2008, 08:59 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,713
Posted By 60-61
Re: Gary kadrmas (kccorral2075) Has Passed On

Vicki -
My condolences to you and your family. Gary had some good posts here and he shared his knowledge as long as he could.
Steve
Forum: The Garage Sale 4th May 2008, 10:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,129
Posted By 60-61
Re: ZF 5DS-25 Transaxle On Ebay

Hopefully, the ZF is in perfect condition for the buyer. There's probably some (?) historical value in being able to attach the transaxle to the 60s. Rebuilt the ZF in my Pantera (couple of...
Forum: The Race Track 4th May 2008, 10:47 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,662
Posted By 60-61
Re: Well, I wasn't going to tell anyone......

I forgot to put the bolt in a removable tongue on my boat trailer due to lots going on as I was hooking up to leave. Pulled away and went about a quarter mile before, much to my horror, there was...
Forum: The Paddock 1st May 2008, 09:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,090
Posted By 60-61
Re: sure beats the segway

I may have had the balance to do that at one point when I was racing, but too many years have passed! Have a good day-

Steve
Forum: Vendor and Manufacturer Announcements 29th April 2008, 06:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,067
Posted By 60-61
Re: Carbon Monocoque

Andy-
Do you have any idea how many pounds the carbon will shave off the weight of the car? What would the old weight compared to the new weight be?

Thanks,
Steve
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