1968 Charger Twin Turbo Hemi 500 Clone.

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    I am getting ready to start on my Twin Turbo build and I'm going to finish the 500 conversion.
    I built this through out the last 14 years and raced it for the last few years.
    I made the mistake that All of us make.I took the engine out to add more power and thought I would have it back together in a couple of months change my mind a dozen times and well that was a year ago. So now I am starting back on the car between finishing some other projects. I just pulled the car out of mothballs and put it back in the garage yesterday. More pics to come but I'll start with what the car was before I took it apart.
    Thanks,Joe

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      Beautiful Charger! I believe I saw this car in a Youtube Video once.
       
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      I give it a big....

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      • Average Joe

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        Thanks,Yes 1320 Video filmed me when I was at the Pikes Peak Airstrip attack 2 years ago.
         
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          Some pics of the progress I have made.

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          • Average Joe

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            More pics

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            • Hemirunner

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              Vega hatch?
               
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              • Average Joe

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                Yes it's a vega hatch. They are really hard to find these days.
                 
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                • Average Joe

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                  Stopping point for a few weeks. Now I need to work on other people’s stuff.

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                  • Torkmnstr

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                    Looking good man!
                     
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                      :thumbsup: and :lowdown:
                       
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                        why the vega hatch? aerodynamics?



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                        • biomedtechguy

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                          Someone (AMD?) just recently announced new products that were heretofore unavailable as new for Charger Daytona and Superbird rear windows. I thought it was the glass...
                           
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                          Yes aerodynamics and I also like the Charger 500 and Daytona. I did the front end when I built the car years ago just finishing this time.
                           
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                            Hey what are you gonna do with the old procharger stuff?
                             
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                            I sold the drivetrain to a friend of mine. He has a 1969 Dodge Charger he bought the Procharger as well.
                             
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