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I feel it's time for a bragging session, not to mention it will be interesting to see what type of mods have been done to achieve the extra out of the mighty Fords.

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6 or 8:
Rear Wheel HP:
Current basic mods:


Let the games begin. =)
 

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I think I will kick things off....

Model:ED XR
6 or 8: 8
Rear Wheel HP: 202hp (151kw)
Current basic mods: a few....

:)
Kelli S
 

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Model: AU1 XR8
Rear Wheel kw: 130kw
Mods: None, bog standard!

Kelli, last time I saw you, and the car, it was 130kw, what have you done since, can you mail me at work if you don't want to post here?
 
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Model: ED Futura IL6
Rear Wheel HP: 180 BHP or 134 KW's
Mods: Hmmm,, Pacemaker Headers, Hiflow Cat, 2 1/2 straight through exhaust, Chiptorque HP4 Cam & Chip Package, K & N Filter, 3.45:1 Diff, Tuned for Optimax
 

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Model: AU2 XR8
Rear Wheels: 310hp / 231kw
Mods: Pacemaker headers, high flow cats, twin 2.5 exhaust, Unichip, Vortech Supercharger Kit, oh and a very very understanding fiance'.
 

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AU Faimont Ghia VCT Blown w/3" HPC Stainless Steel Headers and pipe. Driving it is a M48 Motec System.
On the rear end is a 9" IRS Detroit Locker which l had made up specially w/3.73 gears.
GT 3" one piece tailshaft.
Vortech V-4 Supercharger with T4 intercooler.
Davies Craig Electric Water Pump to keep it cool and thirsty. A Fireball Hi 6 Ignition.
T-Series discs & twin piston calipers on the front and rear.
The front rotors are 329mm in diameter and 28mm thick, with curved grooves cut into both the front and rear discs.

Dyno Tuned at 223kw at the rear wheels.
http://www.fordforums.com/discussions/showthread.php?s=&threadid=3208&perpage=20&pagenumber=2
Not to mention the NOS which l have used only once since l installed it.
 
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Model: ED XR6
Rear wheel hp: 210hp (155kw)
Mods: powerdyne supercharger, Extractors, 2 1/2" Exhaust, K&N Filter.
 
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Model : EL2XR8
Rear Wheel kW : 140
Current basic mods : Genie stainless extractors, dual 2.5" exhaust, Lukey straight through mufflers

BTW since she won't talk about it, Kell (XR8Chic) has had her engine rebuilt with ported and polished heads, and cam change. She also has modified exhaust system, and a Unichip. :)
 

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Model: AU IL6

Rear Wheel KWs: 121 (about 165HP)

Mods: Pacemaker Extractors
Hi-Flow Cat
Flowmaster Muffler
3" Mild Steel Pipe Work
RUSH O2 Filter
Air Intake

Will
 

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Blown AU,

Your car is a 6cyl VCT? WOWSA!! That's some brutal hp! :)

Do you have any pics online of the engine bay?

Btw, manual or auto and have you had any drivetrain problems?
 
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Blown AU,

Mate, i am very interested to get costings and contact names from you regarding that awsome beast...

i didn't realise that you were running a VCT IL6.

WOW you have got the blood going again.

P.S. If you don't wish to broad cast info here please send directly to [email protected]

WOW

Muddie
 

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Gday Grunter & Just got one ,, pics of my car are in Ford Forums under SHOWROOMS.
http://discussions.fordforums.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=3208
and the car is Auto. No driveline probs since
the 9" installed and the cost was just over $10,000 with most of the work done myself.
PS... will be upgrading to the 5.4 when **** Webb has time to do it!
 

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well, i guess SOMEONE's gotta come last! hehe

Model: 1999 AU1 Falcon Classic
6 or 8: bog stock 6
Rear Wheel HP: bugger me if i know! i don't think it's worth a mention either.
Current basic mods: koni shocks, whiteline springs, k&n air filter, new stereo (sony mp3 head, 6.5" fronts, 7x10 rears) but there's a lot more in the pipeline. i just need a lot of money and some time. :)
 
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Model: EF fairmont Wagon
6 or 8: 8
Rear Wheel HP: 155HP (116kw)
Current basic mods: None
 

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Hi All,

Here's mine ;-)


Model: EF Series I Manual XR6
6 or 8: 6 cyl
Rear Wheel HP: 126 Kw (168 HP)
Current basic mods: 2.5" System from the CAT back.


Alan
 

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AUii XR8 UTE 10/2000
(185kw version)
1st dyno run with 'T' series type air snorkle and a k&N air filter running bp ultimate 98 fuel and mobil 1 oil was
228.6hp @ the rear or 170.47 kw...
2nd dyno run same as above but with a set of high ratio roller rockers fitted was
250.2hp @ the rear or 186.57 kw ...
 

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Model:
AU2 XR6 ute
6 or 8:
VCT6
Rear Wheel HP:
bog stock. 172kw-34%=115ish i think.
Current basic mods:i wish. i'll wait 'till about 10 or 15k and then a supercharger is on the cards.
 

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Model : EF Futura
6 cyl
RWhp 190 - much more to come when a/f isn't 9:1
Mods: Extractors, Crow Stage2 cam , 2.5in Exhaust, Larger valves, portwork.
 
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