'67 OLDSMOBILE 442
MODEL: SUSANNA CORDOVA, 36, AZUSA, CA
Car owner: Walt Brandt, Azusa, CA
Engine: 502ci big-block Chevy
Cylinder heads: AFR 345cc aluminum
Camshaft: Engle custom
Induction: Mooneyham intake, 1050-cfm Quick Fuel Technology carb, 8-71 blower
Transmission: Brandt Performance TH350 automatic
Rearend: GM 12-bolt, 3.70 gears
Front suspension: 90/10 shocks
Rear suspension: Hotchkis
Brakes: Wilwood disc front/ Explorer disc rear
Wheels: Weld Rod Lites
Tires: Mickey Thompson 28x10.5
Performance: 6.24-second eighth-mile, 1,011 hp
Invested: $40,000
Years owned: 9
Photographer: owner
Camera: Kodak Easyshare
Shoot location: north Azusa, CA

'84 OLDSMOBILE CUTLASS SUPREME
MODEL: MYRIAM VALLEÉ, 23, ST.-ELZEAR
Car owner: José Labbé , Valleé -Jonction, Qué bec
Engine: 364ci small-block Gen III LQ4
Cylinder heads: factory
Camshaft: COMP custom; 232/244 degrees duration, 110 LSA
Induction: Edelbrock intake, 750-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: 700-R4 automatic
Rearend: GM 10-bolt, 3.73 gears

Front suspension: Eibach springs, Pro Shocks 50/50
Rear suspension: Eibach springs
Brakes: factory disc front/'97 Trans-Am disc rear
Wheels: American Racing Hoopsters; 17x7
Tires: Nitto NT 555
Performance: 461 hp
Invested: $20,000
Years owned: 8
Photographer: owner
Camera: Pentax K200
Shoot location: carwash and garage

'81 OLDSMOBILE CUTLASS
MODEL: ANALYN LEASURE, 32 QUEZON CITY, PHILIPPINES
Car owner: Chris Leasure, Wyndmoor, PA
Engine: 455ci Oldsmobile
Cylinder heads: ported factory iron heads
Camshaft: Mondello; .512/523-inch lift, 230/236-degrees duration
Induction: Edelbrock Torker intake, 750-cfm Holley carb
Transmission: TH400 automatic, B&M Super Holeshot converter
Rearend: Ford 9-inch, 3.70 gears

Front suspension: rebuild factory with police package springs
Rear suspension: adjustable control arms, Moroso drag shocks and springs
Brakes: original disc front, Sierra disc rear
Wheels: Weld Rod Lite
Tires: BFG Drag Radial; 295/60R15
Performance: 11.15-second quarter-mile
Cost to build: $15,000
Invested: 10
Photographer: owner
Camera: Nikon Cool Pix 0172
Shoot location: Laurel Beach Park, Wyndmoor, PA