Notices
Member's Rides This section is for the members to show off their vehicles. Please read the rules before posting!!

nick's 1968 Dodge Dart

Old 12-06-2009, 05:06 PM
  #31  
Mopar Fan
 
jspataro's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 30
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Nice car man..
jspataro is offline  
Old 12-07-2009, 07:08 PM
  #32  
Mopar Fanatic
 
vorstang's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Amsterdam New York
Posts: 113
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
very nice dart. i love it
vorstang is offline  
Old 09-07-2011, 06:54 PM
  #33  
Mopar Lover
Thread Starter
 
blue 68 gts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Lynnhood, Wa
Posts: 1,117
Likes: 0
Received 18 Likes on 17 Posts
Figured i'd put up some pictures over the last little bit..

So one of my favorite pictures is this one: I got to go home for my birthday and went racing! I'm going to school in Sacramento still.

ME and my dad got to race each other 3 times that night. 2 time runs, then we dialed in later and of course, he schooled me up... he went .001 on me. We both made it to the final 8 cars though.


Yep, car is just a little old street driven mopar

The 2nd to last picture, i won a race in Sacramento. My parents drove down and surprised me with my car. Drove 850 miles so i could run one race! Same day i also got to dyno my car at school, it put down right around 400 whp and 390 lbs tq.

I figured on more but can't be too sure till I can get it onto another dyno and see what happens from there.


Link to the dyno vid and one of the rounds of me beating up on a 14 sec Srt4...


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jexFl...el_video_title


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=403Yo...feature=relmfu




Name:  yellowdartbluedartstagedTT.jpg
Views: 143
Size:  70.3 KB

Name:  bluedartyellowdart.jpg
Views: 174
Size:  46.0 KB

Name:  Vegas2010025.jpg
Views: 150
Size:  97.6 KB

Name:  yellowdartburnoutTT.jpg
Views: 149
Size:  56.5 KB

Name:  bluedartburnoutTT.jpg
Views: 150
Size:  68.7 KB

Name:  bluedartsac.jpg
Views: 136
Size:  59.5 KB

Name:  bluedartdriving.jpg
Views: 136
Size:  24.7 KB



Hope you guys enjoy the update
blue 68 gts is offline  
Old 09-07-2011, 08:48 PM
  #34  
Mopar Lover
 
samuelcosmo76's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: NYC
Posts: 502
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
this thread is great. the car looks fantastic. awesome.
samuelcosmo76 is offline  
Old 09-09-2011, 12:16 PM
  #35  
Mopar Lover
Thread Starter
 
blue 68 gts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Lynnhood, Wa
Posts: 1,117
Likes: 0
Received 18 Likes on 17 Posts
Thanks Sam.

It's a never ending project. Always changing, modifying, and of course, having fun! Thats what the car is built for!
blue 68 gts is offline  
Old 12-30-2013, 07:55 PM
  #36  
Mopar Lover
Thread Starter
 
blue 68 gts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Lynnhood, Wa
Posts: 1,117
Likes: 0
Received 18 Likes on 17 Posts
Some more pictures.....
Attached Thumbnails nick's 1968 Dodge Dart-nov-10-2013-536.jpg   nick's 1968 Dodge Dart-nov-10-2013-084.jpg   nick's 1968 Dodge Dart-nov-10-2013-083.jpg   nick's 1968 Dodge Dart-nov-10-2013-425.jpg  
blue 68 gts is offline  
Old 12-30-2013, 08:21 PM
  #37  
Mopar Lover
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 4,284
Likes: 0
Received 382 Likes on 377 Posts
Did you blow the trans on the burn out ? Also did you put a bolt in sprag in the replacement. Did you add a scatershield ?
TVLynn is offline  
Old 12-30-2013, 08:37 PM
  #38  
Mopar Lover
Thread Starter
 
blue 68 gts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Lynnhood, Wa
Posts: 1,117
Likes: 0
Received 18 Likes on 17 Posts
Yes, I blew the trans in the burnout box at Mopars at the Strip in 2008.

Yes, I put a bolt in sprag when I built the new transmission. Along with other goodies. And i have ran a kevlar blanket since.
blue 68 gts is offline  
Old 12-30-2013, 08:37 PM
  #39  
Mopar Lover
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 1,846
Received 138 Likes on 137 Posts
thatll buff right out.
moe7404 is offline  
Old 12-30-2013, 08:43 PM
  #40  
Mopar Lover
Thread Starter
 
blue 68 gts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Lynnhood, Wa
Posts: 1,117
Likes: 0
Received 18 Likes on 17 Posts
That's not exactly a funny joke.
blue 68 gts is offline  
Old 12-30-2013, 08:49 PM
  #41  
Mopar Fanatic
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 496
Likes: 0
Received 43 Likes on 42 Posts
Very Nice Dart. One of my favourite cars. I've had 2 of them (both were 1969's).

Maybe we'll see you in August at Pacific Raceways.

Cheers

Peter
Drag Pak is offline  
Old 12-31-2013, 08:42 AM
  #42  
Mopar Lover
Thread Starter
 
blue 68 gts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Lynnhood, Wa
Posts: 1,117
Likes: 0
Received 18 Likes on 17 Posts
Thanks Peter.

What race are you running in August?
blue 68 gts is offline  
Old 12-31-2013, 09:21 AM
  #43  
Mopar Fanatic
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 496
Likes: 0
Received 43 Likes on 42 Posts
Originally Posted by blue 68 gts View Post
Thanks Peter.

What race are you running in August?
N.H.R.A. Divisional
Drag Pak is offline  
Old 12-31-2013, 10:51 AM
  #44  
Mopar Lover
 
RacerHog's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Monrovia SO-CAL (USA)
Posts: 7,570
Received 543 Likes on 536 Posts
Very Nice Dart...
RacerHog is offline  
Old 01-01-2014, 10:58 AM
  #45  
Mopar Lover
 
Skwerly's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 595
Likes: 0
Received 44 Likes on 43 Posts
neat thread! 440 dart... NICE.
Skwerly is offline  
Old 01-01-2014, 09:15 PM
  #46  
Mopar Lover
Thread Starter
 
blue 68 gts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Lynnhood, Wa
Posts: 1,117
Likes: 0
Received 18 Likes on 17 Posts
Originally Posted by Drag Pak View Post
N.H.R.A. Divisional
Hmm. I probably won't run Divisionals, again. We'll see.


And thanks guys. Still a blast to drive on the street. Just a fast street car

Can't believe its almost been 10 years since I got this thing...
blue 68 gts is offline  
The following users liked this post:
RacerHog (01-02-2014)
Old 01-01-2014, 10:18 PM
  #47  
Mopar Lover
 
chlngr1970's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: PNW, and LOVING IT!
Posts: 655
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
I've seen this car in person. Believe me, the pix don't do it justice. Nick did a fantastic job on this Dart.


j
chlngr1970 is offline  
Old 07-02-2016, 11:03 PM
  #48  
Mopar Lover
Thread Starter
 
blue 68 gts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Lynnhood, Wa
Posts: 1,117
Likes: 0
Received 18 Likes on 17 Posts
Still beating the crap out of this thing, just like it was built for! No garage queen here
Attached Thumbnails nick's 1968 Dodge Dart-312-iphone-3669.png   nick's 1968 Dodge Dart-312-iphone-3666.png  
blue 68 gts is offline  
The following users liked this post:
chlngr1970 (07-10-2016)
Old 07-03-2016, 07:37 AM
  #49  
Mopar Lover
 
RacerHog's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Monrovia SO-CAL (USA)
Posts: 7,570
Received 543 Likes on 536 Posts
Glad to here she running good.... Hope your going some rounds and getting some wins? Pacific Raceway Park is a good track.. Hope the weather is good?
Great Photos. Thanks For the update and checking in....
RacerHog is offline  
Old 01-17-2018, 06:26 PM
  #50  
Mopar Lover
Thread Starter
 
blue 68 gts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Lynnhood, Wa
Posts: 1,117
Likes: 0
Received 18 Likes on 17 Posts

Nearly 14 years later, still beating the crap out of this thing.

Also bought a new project car in the tail end of 2016. Should have it going by the spring time. It'll be a 327, Muncie 4 speed with 4.11 posi.
Attached Thumbnails nick's 1968 Dodge Dart-img_0477.png   nick's 1968 Dodge Dart-img_0004.jpg  
blue 68 gts is offline  
Old 01-18-2018, 08:03 PM
  #51  
Mopar Lover
 
RacerHog's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Monrovia SO-CAL (USA)
Posts: 7,570
Received 543 Likes on 536 Posts
Good to hear the old Dart is still hanging in there !!!!!
The 1955 Chevy sounds like a fun project.... 327 c.i. with a 4-speed and 4.11.... Kind of sounds like your going to have fun with ether antique nationals or nostalgia racing?

Keep us posted on the fun...
RacerHog is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
BBDart
New Members
5
11-28-2013 05:14 AM
trev0006
General Discussion
0
06-12-2013 04:31 PM
chlngr1970
Member's Rides
17
09-30-2010 01:52 AM
tomt
Member's Rides
9
05-02-2010 11:31 AM
OutlawCuda
Cuda Specific Discussion
0
08-29-2009 05:50 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: nick's 1968 Dodge Dart


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.