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    My Texas Title Experiance

    Nice job! I just drove mine to the local weighstation - in fact drove it 1,000 miles on the "30 day temp registration" so that was always an option in TX
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    New Member from Texas

    Replicas are easy to register in Texas, I just did my (replica) 33 ford this year. PM me and I can share the steps/forms if needed. This will get you started though: https://www.txdmv.gov/motorists/assembled-vehicles
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    Hey Bryan, have been thinking hard about your sale since you posted it. Would love to chat.

    Hey Bryan, have been thinking hard about your sale since you posted it. Would love to chat.
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    *** SOLD *** RCR GT40 replica for sale ***SOLD***

    Sorry you're having to sell - that's a crazy good deal. But it's always down to timing.. good luck, I hope you get a quick sale.
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    GT40 GTD tyres dimensions

    Hey Malcolm! All pictures gratefully received! ;) I had one set of Pirellis and hated them. I gained seconds a lap when I switched to Bridgestone RE71’s and stuck with them since then. Somehow they had more grip AND lasted longer..
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    GT40 GTD tyres dimensions

    You're welcome; more wheel/tire pics are in my profile. Back then (90's) there were fewer tire choices and even worse for wheels, and I needed very specific backspace/offset so I bought the 3 piece rims and had a local company carve me the centers from billet, then I just bolted them all...
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    GT40 GTD tyres dimensions

    I ran 335/35 r17 and 245/? R17 bridgestones on my gtd if you want to see how they look for reference. https://www.gt40s.com/threads/show-us-your-gt40.52877/post-562639
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    My Texas Title Experiance

    (on the plus side, I've used 30 day temp tags the whole time, so I've got almost 2000 miles logged so far :D
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    My Texas Title Experiance

    I'm near the end of a 4 month process in Austin, so be prepared. Every step requires an appointment, and some of them are 3-4 week wait. It adds up. The replica route means no emissions, which was a big deal with my old carb'd motor and no computer. Happy to share my story and steps offline or...
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    Show us your GT40!

    My old GTD, circa '93/94. Long gone but not forgotten :D
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    Covid19 vaccine- report your progress

    Was crazy easy for wife and I here in Austin Tx. Only started looking this week and by yesterday we had two appts. Walked into a pharmacy 1/2m from home and had the moderna jab in 15mins and didn’t even feel it. Still can’t next morning. Surprisingly easy to get and already have appt for 4/16...
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    Hotrod is on the road..

    that's a nice collection!
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    Water proof GT40?

    I bet we’ve all drilled them ;)
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    Hotrod is on the road..

    lol, I was just out at Walmart in the rain.. no fenders and no windows is "refreshing" :D
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