VIN # 4732910787. Chassis # 5229565. Paint Code 98.
The car was introduced on the cover of European Car magazine in February 1992.
Elvira was then know by the license plate 1 SLIK6 . (now she blazes Classic Rod 0914 )
Dave Y. was the original owner/co-builder, (along with Carl Young). Richard F. was the 2nd owner for another 6 years.
Both campaigned in open road races, (Sliver State, Pony Express, La Carrera, Rally Acapulco).
I have been caretaker since 2005. I enjoy the car at PCA track events (instructor) and unsanctioned touring adventures.
Little else has changed - (with lots of and a few along the way).
Reinforced '73 tub, roll cage, steel factory flares, early doors & bumpers.
3.0 liter - CIS. Mostly stock, 9:3:1, Carillo rods, ported heads, racing header.
Turbo tie rods, RSR struts, Weltmeister adjustable anti-sway bars.
Bremtek calipers were replaced with SC's. (yellow Pagid pads for the track)
16 x 8 & 16 x 9 Canonica 007 wheels for the track. 225-50, 245-45 Proxys.
16 x 8 Fuchs on all 4 corners for the street with 225-50 Toyos.
Getty dash, GTS LeMans seat, limo tint and other bits of bling.
(custom Engman pedals, EMPI window cranks, Bell RX65 radar detector .......)