Perfect street build on a 10k budjet. - Page 2 - MustangForums.com

Go Back  MustangForums.com > Ford Mustang Tech > 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang > 5.0L General Discussion
Reload this Page >

Perfect street build on a 10k budjet.

5.0L General Discussion This section is for non-tech specific information pertaining to 5.0L Mustangs.

Perfect street build on a 10k budjet.

Reply

 
 
 
Old 05-23-2008, 02:34 PM
  #11  
RODRIGUEZ
3rd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Northern California
Posts: 666
Default RE: Perfect street build on a 10k budjet.

ORIGINAL: mighty90

Since you said you were bored with the last one, whats to say it won't happen again. I'm gonna be the devils advicate here and suggest something waaaay different. All you ford fanatics, just take a breath.. its ok to like more than ford. Here we go. Find a 1988 pontiac fiero and drop a gm 3.6 liter supercharged engine into it (pontiac grand prix gtp engine). The car already has incredible handling, it just lacks power. The car can cost up to 3 grand, the engine installation is about 4 grand. Other mods (rims, resto, tires) probably cost around 3 grand. You'll have a unique american car that can out turn, accelerate and brake most corvettes, camaro's, mustangs, and imports annnnnnd you'll get the "holy sh*t" looks and comments.

See pics below for inspiration.







Flamers, FLAME ON!

It really doesn't look that bad but I don't think it would be worth the money, plus you would get no street cred.
RODRIGUEZ is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2008, 01:12 AM
  #12  
mighty90
2nd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: I've been everywhere, man
Posts: 437
Default RE: Perfect street build on a 10k budjet.

I don't think you would need street cred. With that engine swap, the 1/4 e.t. drops to anywhere from 11.78 to 12.5. Check it out on car domain.
mighty90 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2008, 12:50 PM
  #13  
QatarStang
4th Gear Member
 
QatarStang's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location:
Posts: 1,961
Default RE: Perfect street build on a 10k budjet.

any other engines that can be shoved in that little Fiero?

My interest has been piqued
QatarStang is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply
 
 
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Matt's 95 Stang
5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang
2
10-05-2015 07:16 AM
AMAlexLazarus
AmericanMuscle.com
0
10-01-2015 09:21 AM
mungodrums
The New S550 2015-2020 Mustang
10
09-28-2015 10:54 PM
fastbackford351
Off Topic
3
09-27-2015 09:29 PM

Forum Jump

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory