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Old 01-07-2009, 16:13   #1 (permalink)
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My BA Mk2 XR8 Ute

Just a few photos of my 2005 BA mk2 Falcon XR8 Ute.

It has:
  • a 5.4L "Boss 260" modular V8.
  • T56 Tremec 6 speed manual.
  • Full leather interior.
  • Brembo front brakes.
  • Tuned engine with about 330hp at the flywheel.
  • 4.11 diff gears.







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Old 01-07-2009, 16:19   #2 (permalink)
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Nice. Very Nice!
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Old 02-23-2009, 00:45   #3 (permalink)
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Fitted a single 3" exhaust from Y-pipe back with a dump pipe just before the diff.

Sounds tough as. Took it for a run through the national park near my place on Sunday to bed the new clutch in... it sounds great and with the suspension mods (30mm front sway bar, sports gas shockers all round with adjustable height fronts) it is really a great ute to drive.
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Old 04-01-2009, 20:12   #4 (permalink)
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Just a few pictures of the XR8 at Powercruise in February at Sydney's Eastern Creek Raceway.

Had mega fun out on the track and doing some racing.




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Old 04-01-2009, 22:03   #5 (permalink)
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Nice job. Your ute looks brilliant
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Old 04-19-2009, 00:45   #6 (permalink)
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you Aussie's make me jealous.... why cant Ford build stuff like that here in the states??
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Old 04-19-2009, 14:29   #7 (permalink)
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I figure someday Ford will resurrect the Ranchero in the states.
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