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1971 American Motors Hornet Turn Key SOLD

Street Machine   Backhalved Door Car   Other  

Condition: Excellent
Price:  US $18,500 OBO
Location: Columbia Station Oh 44028

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1971 AMC Hornet Street/Drag car. This car was built about 7 years ago to compete in the NMCA series. Fully street legal with turn signals, brake lights, headlights and tail lights. 360 AMC with a clean up bore only. Nodular crank, aluminum rods, Arias pistons with a compression ratio of 10.2 to 1. TCI damper. Stock ported iron heads, Indy intake 880 cfm carb. Harland Sharp rockers and Comp Cams cam and related components. Milodon oil pan with swivel pickup. All oiling mods typical for AMC have been done. MSD Pro Billet distributor, MSD 6AL, MSD 3 step box. Burnout, Launch, High limit. MSD window switch for N2O. Fire system and Moroso oil accumulator. J.W. Ultra Case glide with trans brake. 3,800 J.W. convertor. NOS Nitrous system. Chassis done by Bruce Maitland Race Cars. Certified for 8.50's. Cert has expired but easily renewed. QA1 coil overs front and rear. Strange 35 spline axles, Strange center section with 4.30 gears. 9" Ford housing. Strange disc brakes front and rear with custom Strange front hubs. Uses same rotors, or hat, at all four corners. Weld Pro Stars 15x12 rear, 15x3.5 front. M/T Front runners and E.T. Streets rear. Wheelie bars, Stroud chute. Fiberglass hood, deck lid, and bumpers. Lexan windows with the exception of DOT windshield. Color is 74 Ford Grabber Blue. The car has 52 runs on it. The motor that is in the car was to be our beginner motor. We were going to build a bigger motor later to run in the 8's. With this motor set up the car has gone 10.20's on a 75 shot of N2O. 60 foot times have been in the 1.40's, I'm trying to find my log book but so far have not found it. We have moved since the last time we ran the car. This car is ready to go. I just do not have the time to use the car anymore and want to move on.


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