1965 Sunbeam Tiger Projectsunbeam tiger
Posted 22 April 2012 - 07:34 PM
(Just did a preview of the post. The pictures are really small in the preview. Don't know if they will be larger in the actual post, hoping so).
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Posted 22 April 2012 - 07:50 PM
Posted 22 April 2012 - 08:11 PM
Thanks for the kind words and thoughts.
Posted 22 April 2012 - 08:21 PM
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Posted 23 April 2012 - 05:51 AM
2006 Legend Lime GT Automatic w/Camel Leather. Interior upgrade w/satin aluminum panel, active anti-theft and 17" machined aluminum wheels. 1/1,790 produced in Legend Lime.
2007 Performance White 5-speed SGT w/light graphite leather. Interior upgrade w/satin aluminum panel, active anti-theft & wheel locking kit. 1/1,771 white 5-speeds produced.
2013 Grabber Blue Boss 302 6-Speed w/charcol black cloth bucket. Recaro sport seats/Helical differenial, Boss car cover, boss floor mats. 1/429 produced in grabber blue.
Posted 23 April 2012 - 09:32 AM
CSM 06H0050: Registered as a Shelby GT-H/SC
Black CS 69 w/ 255/45/18 & 285/40/18 BFG G-Force KDW
Lower Billet Grill
Air Bag Signed by Carroll Shelby, Amy Boylan, Gary Davis, Gary Patterson & Cleo Shelby
40th Anniversary Signature Floor Mats w/ Gold Stripes
Shelby GT Plus & Eradispeed 14" brakes & S/S brake lines
Sequential Tail lights
GTH Billet Fluid Caps
SAI installed polished Paxton SC # 0066 w/ GT 500 fuel pump
GT-H/SC side stripes
Shelby gauges & gauge pod
424RWHP 367 Torque
KR rear end expansion tank
2009 Shelby Bash top 20 winner
2011 Bash In & Out cruise recognition plaque
Painted over the top stripes
Terlingua Deep Draw Hood
The race is run, the flag unfurled, the champion now will rest.
God speed, Carroll Shelby, we will never forget you.
CARROLL H SHELBY
Jan. 11, 1923 – May 10, 2012
Posted 23 April 2012 - 02:56 PM
Two nice ones showed up at the Cobra Reunion in Pomona this past weekend
Keep the pix coming
8 countries covering 3148 (s)miles
2008 GT500KR #552, Silver/Blue, fully optioned. CS signed visor, 2012 50th Anniversary Shelby Bash Car Show 'class' Award Winner
2009 GT500KR #551 Red/silver
2006 GT-H #368 (Phoenix Hertz)
1968 GT500KR, owned since 1991. 61k original mile car. * 85th Birthday Bash Car Show Award Winner * * SAAC-35 popular vote 1st. Place Award Winner *
2012 BOSS 302 #1212
2001 Bullitt, DHG #5195
Past important rides....to me anyways...
1965 Sunbeam Tiger MK1 (260 V-8)
1967 Mustang Fastback (289)
1968 Mustang Coupe (289, track car built to replicate Trans Am B-prod)
1969 Mustang conv. (302)
1965 Corvette conv. (327)
1970 Dodge RT Challenger (383 Magnum)
1975 Trans Am (400ci 4sp)
1979 Mustang Indy Pace car (5.0L)
1986 Corvette Indy Pace Car convertible
1989 Mustang LX 5.0L
2008 GT500 Ebony Convertible/Alloy stripe/black w/red seats (every option) #109 of 682 Ebony verts,
1 of 235 Ebony 'verts w/ red seat inserts, 1 of 309 with alloy side stripe.
* 2010 Shelby Bash Car Show Award Winner * Sold, Dec 29, 2010
2 SHO's, many Harleys......
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Posted 23 April 2012 - 04:57 PM
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Posted 30 April 2012 - 10:14 AM
Your car looks GREAT! I am sure you're will be done and on the road before mine hits the pavement.
The engine vents are actually an LAT Option #41. They are a remake of an original pair. They are functional, extracting hot air out of the engine compartment.
The hood on my car is the original metal hood. It had a hole cut in and four screw anchor holes around it. Apparently someone had mounted a tach or mirror or what not on the hood close to the driver. Rather than repair it I made a template, made the internal extractor scoops from some 22 gauge metal and cut a hole in the center and attached a fiberglass cobra scoop. I think it turned out good.
Keep us informed of your project.
Posted 05 May 2012 - 10:05 PM
Posted 07 May 2012 - 12:26 PM
2007 Black SGT. CSM #2502
Masterfully Modified at MacKenzie Mustang Supply in Palm Springs, California
Deep Draw Hood (clears my Whipple without lowering the engine) and Painted Stripes / August 2011
4.6 Aluminator built by L&M Race Engines, Hatboro, PA. February 2012, 700hp!
Shelby Run Europe 2012 Participant!
Posted 07 May 2012 - 07:36 PM
Love the Tigers.....best of luck with the project!
+1.............These Tigers are beautiful little cars.
2500 miles, 10 days, 8 countries.
Proud member of Team 40th - 07XL0273
2007 GT500SS CSM 07SS0134.
2007 GT50040th CSM 07XL0273.
1965 Mustang Coupe K Code.
1964 289 FIA Cobra CSX 7076.
1963 L76 Corvette.
Posted 30 May 2012 - 08:11 AM
I am also in the process of resto-modding my 65 MK1 -- body work is almost done and getting ready for paint.
I hope you guys keep posting pics of your projects, as this is my first go round I may have to pick your brains a bit.
Posted 30 May 2012 - 09:15 PM
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