Buddy in Track Hawk gets Embarrassed by my GSX

Discussion in 'Kill Stories (Where Hemis Never Win)' started by AlaskaBuick, Apr 10, 2019.

  1. AlaskaBuick

    AlaskaBuick Well-Known Member

    Buddy has a new Track Hawk.. very impressive car

    Pulls up next to my in my GSX 4 speed with 100% Stock appearing 494 stroker iron head built by Tri shield and running some re pop wide oval byas ply tires.

    We were at a 20 mph roll, im not much for roll racing but in this case he has all wheel drive and Ill take this offer. He yells out "ARE you ready!" (and I was) , jacked the clutch in 2nd and just hammerd it! 2nd was perfect as not to spin, she hooked hard and walked the dog on his AZZ , pulled 2 car lengths and held it to about 1/2 way thru 3rd and he started to slowly pull. Still never closed on my more then 1 car length. Thats it.. he don't get a second race. He runs 11.7 at the track, I have never ran my car.

    Invited him over to shop after for a sympathy beer and a cry blanket. Really poured salt in the wound when I popped the hood! Nothing to see here folks, all stock! hahah.. He was absolutely shocked that the old iron did that to him.

  2. 71stagegs

    71stagegs bpg member #1417

    That is impressive and he has a 10 speed transmission and couldnt pull u down with all the other high tech goodies just think how your car would run with all that under your hood
  3. Golden Oldie 65

    Golden Oldie 65 Well-Known Member

    Cool story. Of course, I have no idea what a Track Hawk is :confused:
  4. 2001ws6

    2001ws6 last of the v8 interceptors

    HaHa.. Same here. :)
  5. LARRY70GS

    LARRY70GS a.k.a. "THE WIZARD"

  6. stump puller455

    stump puller455 1970 GS 455

    hell yea... must have had a smirk on your face
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  7. bill lagna

    bill lagna Well-Known Member

    Dennis ,
    When it comes to your cars , don't they understand they are not going to WIN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Nice Job !!!!!!!
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  8. dyll

    dyll Well-Known Member

    now thats a good kill story!! wish i had one of my own!
  9. Mark Demko

    Mark Demko Well-Known Member

    I've never understood the reason behind a "Muscle" Truck or SUVo_O
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  10. dyll

    dyll Well-Known Member

    yea, like whats muscle about them? i mean maybe power wise, but other than that, I dont know
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  11. 300sbb_overkill

    300sbb_overkill WWG1WGA. MAGA

    Would be the equivalent to a Typhoon from back in the day I think is what they might of been trying for? Those Typhoons were badass for what they were and when they were built. Imagine that 4.3L turbo charged V6 in a Regal sized vehicle! :eek::cool:
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  12. Mike B in SC

    Mike B in SC Well-Known Member

    The Typhoon! The original muscle SUV! And don't forget the Syclone, the original muscle truck...
  13. 72STAGE1

    72STAGE1 Runnin' with the Devil

    I'm gonna keep them forgotten.........New Muscle, past 1987 bores me more than Joe Biden.......
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  14. johnriv67

    johnriv67 Well-Known Member

    ....who is also running for president
  15. dyll

    dyll Well-Known Member

    yea, those things were
    crazy, my dad use to have one, never saw it though, he would run 12's i thing with it and his buddies, i would love to have one of my own someday
  16. StfSocal

    StfSocal Well-Known Member

    It's like being the fastest kid at fat camp :D:D:D
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  17. Mark Demko

    Mark Demko Well-Known Member

    From what I remember reading about the turbo Chevy 4.3 was it wasn’t near as reliable as a boosted engine as the Buick 3.8 was. Read the 4.3 would break cranks, rods etc

    STAGE III Lost Experimental Block

    Chalk up another win for the underdogs!

    Great story!
  19. 1972Mach1

    1972Mach1 Just some guy.....

    HATERS!!!!!:D:p;) Hahahaha.....all good guys, but I'm a big fan of building a classic truck that goes and handles like a car or even better :D
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  20. Ken Mild

    Ken Mild King of 18 Year Resto's

    Dude and that was the wagon that you were in? The one in your avatar? That thing is beautiful. It's like pouring acid into the wounds. :D

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