lime green

Dave Daniels dwaynedaniels at
Thu Apr 10 16:21:29 PDT 2008

My fastest was a 1968 Buick Skylark Grand Sport. My first car too. Stock 400 motor with a 4 barrel carb. Automatic tranny. But with 340 horses, it was just plain fast. Too bad I wrecked it. 

Steve Northrop <blackgpz at> wrote:  Fastest I had was a brand new midnight blue '74 Z-28. Sorry I ever carved it 
up into a serious drag car. Was running 10.80's @ 120 at the strip and 
whatever it took to beat the other guy on the street. Used to tow it to 
Michigan with me in college, street racing kept me in beer money. The motor 
was an aluminum rod 377ci small block with a single 4bbl. No nitrous, it 
wasn't popular back then. I had a lot of fun with that car. Same tune as 
Charles, marriage and kids dispatched most of the toys, but I'm making a 
comeback. Like Charles says, "It's never too late to have a happy 

Steve in Western NY
'96 GPZ1100
'02 Daytona 955i
'08 KLR 650
"You Can't Fix Stupid", Ron White

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Charles Scappaticci" 
To: "Kawasaki GPZ1100 discussion" 
Sent: Wednesday, April 09, 2008 9:58 PM
Subject: Re: lime green

> Lived my dreams back when. Had a built 62 Vette, a 70 Hurst Olds, 67 
> Pontiac GTO, 76 & 79 Vette's, 81 Camaro Z-28 Then I got married and the 
> rest is history. :-( Oops, almost forgot I had a 73 Pinto, ran 20.40's 
> at the track while I was rebuilding my 62 Vette's motor.
> Charles S.
> Dave Daniels wrote:
>> Dodge Charger...anywhere from 1968 to 1974 with either a 440 magnum or, 
>> and preferably, a 426 hemi, and a 4 on the floor Hurst.
>> Ask Dave Beard about his rear view mirror on his 1970 Challenger ;-)
>> Also ask him about his rotating muffler.....sorry Dave....I had to.
>> Jerry Clair wrote:
>> Awesome imagine Steven. Mine one dream was a '67 cougar sleeper!
>> But it always ended with a big block Dodge.
>> Anyone else?
>> Steven Bixby wrote: Oh, man, that reminds me of a car fantasy back in the 
>> day. 

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