'86 FORD MUSTANG
TONY GARDNER, CAPE CORAL, FL
Engine: 557ci 460 Ford
Cylinder heads: Kaase Super Cobra Jet
Camshaft: Crane roller
Induction: Edelbrock Victor Jr., 1,050-cfm Dominator
Transmission: TCI C6 automatic
Rearend: Ford 9-inch, 3.25 gears
Front suspension: QA1 coilovers, AJE arms
Rear suspension: Strange coilovers
Brakes: Ford GT
Wheels: Weld
Tires: Mickey Thompson Drag Radials
Performance: 800 hp
Invested: $23,000
Years owned: 4
Photographer: owner
Camera: Kodak Easy Share M340
Shoot location: Ft. Meyers, FL

'71 PLYMOUTH BARRACUDA
BOBBY JOE HENSLEY, NEW TAZEWELL, TN
Engine: 426ci Hemi
Cylinder heads: Mopar Performance aluminum
Camshaft: COMP hydraulic roller
Induction: Mopar Performance intake, 950-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: 727 automatic, 2,000-rpm converter
Rearend: Mopar 8¾-inch, 3.91 gears
Front suspension: KYB adjustable shocks
Rear suspension: KYB adjustable shocks
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: American Racing Torq Thrust
Tires: BFG
Performance: 525 hp
Invested: $20,000
Photographer: David Kadron
Camera: Canon 30D
Shoot location: Church

'67 CHEVY CHEVELLE MALIBU
SHELLEY CONTI, LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ
Engine: 327ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: Crane hydraulic
Induction: Edelbrock intake, 600-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: TH350 automatic, B&M shifter
Rearend: Currie 9-inch, 3.50 gears
Front suspension: factory with HD sway bar
Rear suspension: factory with HD sway bar
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: Wheel Vintiques chrome Ralleys
Tires: BFG Radial T/A
Performance: 325 hp
Invested: $10,000
Years owned: 25
Photographer: owner
Camera: Canon PowerShot SD1000
Shoot location: Lake Havasu City, AZ

'69 CHEVY CAMARO
CHRIS MCDONALD, CLINTON, IL
Engine: 350ci LS1 small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: SLP Stage III
Camshaft: SLP Stage III
Induction: LS6 intake, 36-lb injectors
Transmission: 4L60-E automatic
Rearend: Ford 9-inch, 3.50 gears
Front suspension: cut springs, VB&P sway bar
Rear suspension: VB&P fiberglass leaf springs
Brakes: C5 Corvette disc front, '01 Camaro disc rear
Wheels: Intro Prowler
Tires: Nitto Neo
Performance: 12.5-second quarter-mile
Invested: $22,000
Years owned: 10
Photographer: owner
Camera: Kodak Easyshare
Shoot location: Downtown Clinton, IL

'68 PONTIAC FIREBIRD
TERRY EISENBEIS, ELKHORN, WI
Engine: 455ci Oldsmobile
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: factory
Induction: Edelbrock intake, 600-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: TH400 automatic
Rearend: factory
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: Cragar
Tires: BFG; 215/65R15, 245/60R15
Invested: $26,000
Years owned: 30
Photographer: A. Morris Goodwin
Camera: Kodak C180
Shoot location: school yard

'67 FORD MUSTANG FASTBACK
JOHNNY MIELKO, LANCASTER, NY
Engine: 357ci Cleveland
Cylinder heads: Air Flow Dynamics
Camshaft: Crane
Induction: Chides
Transmission: Top Loader four-speed manual
Rearend: Ford 9-inch, 4.33 gears
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: Weld Pro Star
Tires: Mickey Thompson
Performance: 509 hp
Invested: $12,000
Years owned: 30
Photographer: owner
Camera: Canon
Shoot location: Como Park

'69 CHEVY CAMARO
SCOTT HOLLISTER, ALOHA, OR
Engine: DZ-302ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: Crane factory replacement
Induction: factory intake, Holley carb
Transmission: M21 Muncie four-speed manual
Rearend: GM 12-bolt, 3.73 gears
Front suspension: urethane bushings
Rear suspension: fiberglass leaf springs, urethane bushings
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: YH Ralley; 15x7
Tires: BFG Radial T/A; 215/60R15, 235/60R15
Invested: $55,000
Years owned: 15
Photographer: owner
Camera: Panasonic, DMC-TZ3
Shoot location: Jenkins Estate, Aloha, OR

'74 CHEVY CAMARO
NICK NORDBERG, FARGO, ND
Engine: 350ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: Vortec
Camshaft: COMP HE252
Induction: Edelbrock intake and carb
Transmission: TH350 automatic
Rearend: factory
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: SSBC disc
Wheels: American Racing Torq Thrust
Tires: Dayton
Invested: $7,000
Years owned: 6
Photographer: Alex Nordberg
Camera: Pentax K20D
Shoot location: Fargo, ND

'67 FORD MUSTANG
JAY SANTOS, WOODLAND HILLS, CA
Engine: 289ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: factory
Induction: Edelbrock intake, 600-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: C4 automatic
Rearend: factory
Front suspension: 620 springs, KYB shocks
Rear suspension: custom sway bar, KYB shocks
Brakes: drum front and rear
Wheels: American Racing
Tires: BFG
Performance: 350 hp
Invested: $11,000
Years owned: 27
Photographer: owner
Camera: Kodak C713
Shoot location: Simi Valley, CA

'98 PONTIAC FIREBIRD FORMULA
ADAM COLEMAN, ONTARIO, CANADA
Engine: 346ci LS1 small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: Trick Flow 215cc
Camshaft: Vengeance Racing Vindicator
Induction: Fast 92mm LSX ported
Transmission: T-56 six-speed manual
Rearend: 3.73 gears
Front suspension: WS6 springs
Rear suspension: WS6 springs
Brakes: Power Stop disc front and rear
Wheels: OEM GM Z06
Tires: BFG KDW, Mickey Thompson ET
Performance: 13.2-second quarter-mile, 432 wheel horsepower
Invested: $16,000
Years owned: 1.5
Photographer: owner
Camera: Nikon D80
Shoot location: Ottawa, Ontario

'65 FORD FALCON
BILL MONROE, MEADOW VALLEY, CA
Engine: 302ci small-block Ford
Cylinder heads: FRPP GT-40X aluminum
Camshaft: FRPP B303
Induction: Weiand Stealth intake
Transmission: T10 four-speed manual
Rearend: Ford 8-inch, 3.80 gears
Front suspension: Shelby upgrade
Rear suspension: HD springs and sway bar
Brakes: Granada disc front, drum rear
Wheels: Cragar S/S
Tires: Grand Am Radial GT
Performance: 350 hp
Invested: $8,000
Years owned: 15
Photographer: owner
Camera: Pentax
Shoot location: Meadow Valley, CA

'70 FORD MUSTANG BOSS 302
JIM O'BRIEN, PLYMOUTH, MN
Engine: 302ci small-block Ford
Cylinder heads: Cleveland canted-valve
Camshaft: solid
Induction: 780-cfm Holley
Transmission: four-speed
Rearend: 3.50 gears
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: Mag 500
Tires: Goodyear Polyglas F60-15
Performance: 290 hp
Invested: $95,000
Years owned: 10
Photographer: owner
Camera: Sony Cyber-shot
Shoot location: Waterford Complex, Plymouth, MN

'65 FACTORY FIVE COBRA
LUCIAN SIMONE, MILFORD, CT
Engine: 302ci small-block Ford
Cylinder heads: iron
Camshaft: Ford Motorsport E-303
Induction: Ford EFI
Transmission: T5 five-speed manual
Rearend: 3.55 gears
Front suspension: coilovers, tubular control arms
Rear suspension: four-link, quad shocks, urethane bushings
Brakes: '89 Mustang disc front, Thunderbird disc rear
Wheels: Halibrand replica; 15-inch
Tires: BFG; 235/60R15, 275/50R15
Performance: 330 hp
Invested: $25,000
Years owned: 11
Photographer: owner
Camera: Kodak
Shoot location: Milford, CT

'67 MERCURY COMET
JIM LORD SR., CATONSVILLE, MD
Engine: HO 302ci small-block Ford
Cylinder heads: World iron
Camshaft: Ford M-6250
Induction: Edelbrock Performer intake, 750-cfm Holley Street Avenger carb
Transmission: TCI automatic
Rearend: 3.00 gears
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: American Racing Torq Thrust
Tires: General Tire
Performance: 300 wheel horsepower
Years owned: 26
Photographer: Jim Lord Jr.
Camera: Nikon D60
Shoot location: Dunkirk, MD

'94 CHEVY S-10 PICKUP
KENNETH MILLROY, EDISON, NJ
Engine: 350ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: factory
Induction: Edelbrock intake, 650-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: TH350 automatic
Rearend: Ford 9-inch, 3.25 gears
Front suspension: 2-inch drop spindles
Rear suspension: 3-inch lowering springs
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: Panther; 18-inch
Tires: Ventus
Invested: $15,000
Years owned: 4
Photographer: owner
Camera: Nikon D40
Shoot location: ball field, Edison, NJ

'01 PONTIAC TRANS AM
ROGER GRIMSLEY, GRAND FORKS, ND
Engine: 350ci LS1 small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: factory
Induction: ram air
Transmission: four-speed automatic
Rearend: factory
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: disc front and rear
Wheels: Davinci gold plated; 20-inch
Tires: Falcon 245/35ZR20
Performance: 400 hp
Invested: $45,000
Years owned: 8
Photographer: owner
Camera: Canon G9
Shoot location: Grand Forks, ND