Where The Money Went:
Car: $1,500
Engine (free, won in Hot Rod's "Win Your Dream Engine Sweepstakes"): $9,500
Trans/converter $1,500
Ignition: $200
Driveshaft: $300
Rear (12-bolt): $2,000
Headers: $450
Exhaust system: $450
Cragar rims: $450
Tires: $250
Quarter-panel repair: $200
Maaco paint: $800
Hood decals: $250
Door panels, head liner, vinyl dye: $350
Rear window trim pieces (Year One): $200
Carpet: $125
Hurst shifter: $200
Holley VoluMAX pump, Earl's lines, Holley fuel regulator: $750
Rebuilt stock front calipers, wheel cylinders, new pads & shoes: $75
Vacuum pump: $275
Alston 8-pt rollcage & installation: $750
Hotchkis TVS front suspension: $1,000
Bushings & front end pieces: $600
Total: $22,175