'71 FORD TORINO 500
DEAN HARRIS, ATLANTA, TX
Engine: 351ci Cleveland
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: Erson; .517-inch lift, 214 degrees duration
Induction: Edelbrock Torker intake, 750-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: C4 automatic
Rearend: Ford 9-inch, 3.00 gears
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: steel; 14x7
Tires: 235/60R14
Invested: $3,500
Years owned: 9
Photographer: Shantrece Richards
Camera: Kodak C633
Shoot location: owner's home

'69 PONTIAC GTO
DALE WADE, DOUBLE SPRINGS, AL
Engine: 455ci Pontiac
Cylinder heads: 6X iron
Camshaft: Crane Energizer; .480-lift, 284-degrees duration
Induction: Edelbrock Performer intake, 750-cfm Dominator
Transmission: TH400 automatic
Rearend: GM 10-bolt, 4.56 gears
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: ladder bar
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: American Racing Torq Thrust II
Tires: BFG Radial T/A front, Mickey Thompson rear
Performance: 8.37-second eighth-mile
Invested: $6,500
Years owned: 23
Photographer: Jared Reeves
Camera: Nikon D40
Shoot location: Double Springs, AL

'58 CHEVY APACHE PICKUP
ED KLEIN, JOHNSON CREEK, WI
Engine: 350ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: Edelbrock
Induction: Holley intake, 650-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: TH350 automatic
Rearend: GM 10-bolt
Front suspension: '78 Camaro subframe
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: Camaro disc/drum
Wheels: Cragar
Tires: Cooper Cobra
Years owned: 5
Photographer: Wayne Ninnemann
Camera: Fuji FinePix S9000
Shoot location: Lake Mills, WI

'68 CHEVY CAMARO
PAUL PARENICA, NEWALLA, OK
Engine: 525ci big-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: Brodix BB2X
Camshaft: Bullet Cams; blower grind
Induction: BDS blower, two 750-cfm Holley carbs
Transmission: TH400 automatic, Gear Vendors overdrive
Rearend: Ford 9-inch, 4.30 gears
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: ladder bars
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: Centerline
Tires: Mickey Thompson; 26x7.5, 31x18.5
Invested: $35,000
Years owned: 2
Photographer: owner
Camera: Sony Cyber-shot
Shoot location: Oklahoma City, OK

'66 CHEVY MALIBU
JACQUELINE WITT, LAKE MILLS, WI
Engine: 327ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: factory
Induction: Edelbrock intake, 650-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: factory
Rearend: GM 12-bolt
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: factory
Wheels: Weld Pro Star
Tires: Goodyear
Performance: 14.7-second quarter-mile
Invested: $25,000
Years owned: 10
Photographer: Karen Radke
Camera: Canon 40D
Shoot location: Aztalan Mounds

'73 PLYMOUTH DUSTER
JOE DRAB, ROCKLIN, CA
Engine: 318ci Chrysler
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: factory
Induction: Edelbrock Performer intake and carb
Transmission: A904 automatic
Rearend: Mopar
Front suspension: gas shocks
Rear suspension: air shocks
Brakes: power disc/drum
Wheels: Cragar Quik Trik 320
Tires: 225/60R14, 235/60R14
Performance: 275 hp
Invested: $4,000
Years owned: 1
Photographer: owner
Camera: Canon A590

'70 PONTIAC GTO JUDGE
DAN HANSON, FERGUS FALLS, MN
Engine: 400ci Pontiac
Cylinder heads: ported
Camshaft: roller
Induction: Edelbrock intake, Holley carb
Transmission: Hughes
Rearend: 3.23 gears
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: Edelbrock shocks
Brakes: factory
Wheels: D Force II
Tires: BFG
Invested: $35,000
Years owned: 4
Photographer: Brittney Hanson
Camera: Nikon D80
Shoot location: Fergus Falls, MN

'78 CHEVY MALIBU CLASSIC
JEFFREY SIMMONS, FRANKLIN, WV
Engine: 406ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: GM Bow Tie iron
Camshaft: solid roller; .610/.630-inch lift
Induction: Weiand Team G intake, 750-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: TH400 automatic, reverse valve body, 3,500-rpm converter
Rearend: GM 10-bolt, 4.10 gears
Front suspension: Moroso springs
Rear suspension: Lakewood lift bars, Moroso springs, Jeg's adjustable control arms
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: Weld Drag Lite; 15x4, 15x10
Tires: 165R15, 295/50R15
Performance: 500 hp
Invested: $6,500
Years owned: 8
Photographer: owner
Camera: Kodak C739
Shoot location: Deer Run, Franklin, WV

'72 CHEVY CAMARO
BRUCE FORD, AKRON, OH
Engine: GMPP ZZ4 350ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: GMPP
Camshaft: GMPP
Induction: GMPP
Transmission: 700-R4 automatic
Rearend: 3.37 gears
Front suspension: CPP Stage III
Rear suspension: CPP Stage III
Brakes: disc front and rear
Wheels: Boss; 18x8
Tires: Bridgestone
Performance: 355 hp
Invested: $25,000
Years owned: 12
Photographer: owner
Camera: Pentax
Shoot location: owner's home

'55 CHEVY NOMAD
MIKE FOGERSON, JOPLIN, MO
Engine: 350ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: Crane
Induction: Edelbrock intake, 600-cfm Edelbrock carb
Transmission: TH350 automatic
Rearend: 3.55 gears
Front suspension: drop spindles
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: Halibrand Swirls; 15x6, 15x8
Tires: Goodyear
Invested: $11,000
Years owned: 12
Photographer: Steven Griffith
Camera: Canon D60
Shoot location: Joplin, MO

'74 CHEVY NOVA
MARK MARCEV, METAIRIE, LA
Engine: 350ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: COMP
Induction: Edelbrock
Transmission: Powerglide two-speed automatic
Rearend: factory
Front suspension: tubular control arms
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: Cragar Star
Tires: BFG
Invested: $25,000
Years owned: 18
Photographer: owner
Camera: Sony Cyber-shot 8.1
Shoot location: park

'68 OLDSMOBILE CUTLASS S
ADAM AMES, MENOMONEE FALLS, WI
Engine: 350ci Oldsmobile Rocket
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: factory
Induction: Edelbrock intake, 650-cfm Edelbrock carb
Transmission: two-speed automatic
Rearend: 2.78 gears
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: air shocks
Brakes: drum front and rear
Wheels: Foose Legend; 18x9
Tires: Nexen; 235/45R17, 255/45R18
Invested: $18,000
Years owned: 1
Photographer: owner
Camera: Sony DSC-H50
Shoot location: Milwaukee Art Museum

'86 PONTIAC TRANS AM
DARREN YOUNGE, LAKEVILLE, MN
Engine: 406ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: aluminum
Induction: Edelbrock Torker intake 770-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: 700-R4 automatic
Rearend: GM 10-bolt, 3.73 gears
Front suspension: lowered
Rear suspension: lowered
Brakes: factory
Wheels: Eagle Alloys; 17x8
Tires: Goodyear Eagle F1
Performance: 450 hp
Invested: $3,000
Years owned: 2
Photographer: owner
Camera: Kodak Easyshare
Shoot location: Savage, MN

'72 OLDSMOBILE CUTLASS SURPEME
DAN WINKER, MULDROW, OK
Engine: 350ci Oldsmobile
Cylinder heads: factory
Induction: Edelbrock intake, Demon carb
Transmission: TH350 automatic
Rearend: 2.73 gears
Front suspension: urethane bushings
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: drum front and rear
Wheels: American Racing
Tires: BFG Radial T/A
Performance: 350 hp
Invested: $16,000
Years owned: 18
Photographer: owner
Camera: Sony Cyber-shot
Shoot location: owner's home

'71 CHEVY C10 PICKUP
CURTIS TALBOT, MADISON, IA
Engine: 350ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: factory
Induction: Edelbrock Performer intake, 600-cfm Edelbrock carb
Transmission: TH350 automatic
Rearend: GM 12-bolt, 3.08 gears
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: factory
Brakes: disc/drum
Wheels: truck Ralley; 15-inch
Tires: BFG Radial T/A
Performance: 400 hp
Invested: $8,500
Years owned: 3
Photographer: Joseph Talbot
Camera: Samsung S860
Shoot location: River Park, IA

'66 CHEVY IMPALA SPORT COUPE
JOSEPH SCHULTZ, HERRON, MI
Engine: 400ci small-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: ported
Camshaft: COMP Xtreme Energy
Induction: Edelbrock RPM intake, 800-cfm Edelbrock carb
Transmission: TH350 automatic
Rearend: GM 12-bolt, 4.56 gears
Front suspension: factory
Rear suspension: boxed trailing arms
Brakes: drum front and rear
Wheels: Summit polished aluminum; 15x7, 15x8
Tires: BFG; 225/60R15, 275/60R15
Performance: 9.5-second eighth-mile, 400 hp
Invested: $13,500
Years owned: 8
Photographer: owner
Camera: Kodak Easyshare
Shoot location: Alpena, MI