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1969 Volkswagen Beetle
Year1969
MakeVolkswagen
ModelBeetle
LocationBunker Hill, WV
TypeCar
Ex. ColorOld Paint and Rust
In. ColorGrey
TransmissionTurbo 350
Horse Power550
Engine Size355
Mileage000000
 

My URL: http://www.theautolog.com/badnblown69vw-1

Member: badnblown69vw
Male, 21 years old
Last Login: July 14th, 2010
Member since: February 25th, 2008

Group Member of: American Turbo/ Superchaged-FORCED INDUC...

Challenge Record: 9 won, 0 lost, 0 tied

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About Me
My Names is James, Im 23 Years old and I got a Hobby for Drag Racing and Hot Rods. Im usually at the dragstrip every weekend racing my cars or helping friends with their rides. Check out my rides and let me know what you think.
General Vehicle Comments
One of the BADDEST VW's in West Virginia... I got this car as a Christmas Gift when I was 18 and its been a project since. Some people call my car " Herbie on Steroids" " Pony Killer" . Im also on Cardomain.com and Myspace.com

www.myspace.com/wickedfastbowties
Accessories & Modifications
The car sports a One off Custom 2x3 Tube Chassis that we custom built here in our shop. The car has a 14 point cage including funny car conversion. Has Tubular upper and lower arms on the front with a mustang II front Subframe narrowed 8 inches to fit. The rear is a 9" Ford with 3.55 gears, Strange Aluminum spool, 31 spline Moser axles, S&W Double Adjustable Ladder Bar suspension and Q-A1 Coil Overs. Car has Rare 15x14 Cragar SS Alloy Aluminum 1 piece forged rear wheels with Brand Spankin New 29x18.50x15 Mickey Thompson Sportsman Pros and a set of 15x4 Cragars on the front.
The motor is a SBC 350 bored .030 over to make a 355 with a 671 BDS Supecharger setting on top of it with 2 750 Holley Double Pumper Carbs with the blower driven 1 to 1 . Makes about 8-10 pounds of boost and makes roughly est hp is 525-550. She only gets about 8 miles to the gallon but you get there fast. LOL The Tranny is a Turbo 350 with a 3500 Converter, Shift Kit, and some other tricks done to it. The car weighs with a Blown SBC, and Turbo 350 2400 pounds. This car should run the 1/4 mile at about 10.50 or better on pump gas, street tires, and through the exhaust.
Vehicle Showcase
The Car was IN Car Craft Magazine, May issue of 2009! had a small layout with a little article and 2 pictures, was very awesome to see that! My Car was Displayed inside the Hagerstown Maryland Valley Mall in July 2009 and was awesome to be able to do that. Won some trophies, I Won a Plaque on this website for Profile Of The month in June, Ive also Made the Front page on www.V8bugs.com, Also had a big write up on my VW on www.cardomain.com, I have already had some nice accomplishments with my VW and I can only think this is the beginning! Gonna drive the car for a little while more with the paint the way it is and then come Winter 2010 She will be getting a makeover and will come out in 2011 with a All Flat Black or Super Jet Black Gloss paint job :) we shall see!
Bulletin Board
Im looking for 62-67 2 door hardtop Chevy II Nova, doesnt have to be a SS but Would like to have one. Just looking for a Nice Cheap Project to start with to make a Pro Street/ outlaw 10.5 car.
Future Plans
Driving it like it is for now. Paint to Come in 2011! Flat Black or Gloss Black! let me hear your opinion! Car will be in Ocean City Maryland for the Annual Car Show/ Cruise In in May 2010... I stay on 27th Street, Seacove Motel... Stop by and Say Hi :)

Scale of 1-10, how into cars are you?99
What is your favorite type of Car?1955 Chevy Bel Air
What is the next car you plan on getting?62-67 Chevy II Nova
What is your dream car?1955 Chevy Bel Air
What is your favorite race track?Mason Dixon Dragway
Who is your favorite race car driver?Greg Anderson
What is your favorite car event?Drag Racing
Scale of 1-10, how into motorcycles are you?6
What is your favorite type of Bike?Yamaha R1 and R6
What is the next bike you plan on getting?Yamaha R1 or R6
What is your dream bike?Dont have one
What is your favorite race track for bikes?Dont have one
Who is your favorite race bike rider?Dont have one
What is your favorite bike event?Dont have one
Foreign or Domestic?Domestic
Lifting or Lowering?Both
Street Racing or Drag Racing?Both
NASCAR or FORMULA 1?Nascar
Tinted or Clear windows?Tinted
Spinners or no spinners?No Spinners
Looks or performance?Both
24 Comment(s)
 
1969 Volkswagen Baja Bug
silverjettaracer
 
December 21st, 2009 03:00:35 AM
 
Hey whats going on brother how have you been?
 
 
 
1969 Volkswagen Baja Bug
silverjettaracer
 
December 14th, 2009 01:44:27 AM
 
Hey how has your bug been,mine has been in the shop for 3 months i get it out wed :) i will post new pics t3 turbo will be boosting at 12-14 lbs boost.I got all my gauges all up and running went silver faced on all except original speedo.Any new things with you
 
 
 
2006 Audi S4 42 V8 Quattro
clsucka
 
January 22nd, 2009 08:46:28 AM
 
Hows my favorite Beetle doin?
 
 
 
2004 Mazda RX-8
streetsyndicate
 
January 19th, 2009 01:34:42 AM
 
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2004 Mazda RX-8
streetsyndicate
 
December 22nd, 2008 12:18:13 AM
 
yeah i hear u about money being tight...im lucky i got my christmas shoppin done mostly during summer ..i have zero dollars for gifts right now haha...you take care buddy - frank
 
 
 
2004 Mazda RX-8
streetsyndicate
 
December 21st, 2008 10:38:32 AM
 
hey dude...just dropping by to see ur blown bug !!...any new mods u put into her recently?? - hope ur having a fun holiday season ! - frank
 
 
 
2004 Hyundai Avante XD
maxpsidrift
 
December 5th, 2008 12:08:57 PM
 
Hi friend!, Thanks for accepting!

Vote for me in the Sweet16!

I'll vote for you in muscle category!

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-Will [No Contest Car Club owner]
 
 
 
1995 Volkswagen Golf III
italianstar
 
November 25th, 2008 11:01:41 AM
 
Just stoppin by 2 show sum V Dub Luv!



 
 
 
1985 Buick Regal T-Type
Silverbullet
 
July 8th, 2008 06:07:46 AM
 
thanks man,I know your a supercharged guy,but you should give twin Turbo charging a try!Just look up Chris Chu's 1000 HP Twin turbo charged SBC Vids!Oh yeah and they dont use power to make power!
 
 
 
2004 VW jetta gli
glikreepa
 
July 6th, 2008 07:50:37 PM
 
congrats homie
 
 
 
1985 Buick Regal T-Type
Silverbullet
 
July 5th, 2008 09:44:31 PM
 
Congrats, YOU BAD ASS BUG!That's Herbie The BLOWN BUG!I'm back up running as of 2 hours ago!I also got QuickTurbo6 back up again!I'll take pics tomorrow and put them in my pics !
 
 
 
1969 Volkswagen Baja Bug
silverjettaracer
 
July 5th, 2008 12:45:47 PM
 
congrats bro you deserved it :) hard work gets you to where you should be at.We will be running for the year i am glad there is another vdubber with me so i am not the outkast against all domestics lol.Good work later
 
 
 
2000 burnt up GMC sonoma
loplusbell
 
July 2nd, 2008 08:42:00 PM
 
thats the sickest beetle i ever seen
 
 
 
1993 BMW 525i
bdave
 
June 16th, 2008 06:12:03 PM
 
Congrats on the featured!!
 
 
 
1986 BUICK REGAL T-TYPE
QUICKTURBO6
 
June 16th, 2008 05:50:35 AM
 
FINALLY!!! GLAD TO SEE THAT MY VOTE FINALLY COUNTED!!
 
 
 
1969 Volkswagen Baja Bug
silverjettaracer
 
June 14th, 2008 07:48:08 PM
 
i told you i would get you in us dubbers got to stick together :) good job brother
 
 
 
2003 Volkswagen Jetta
silverjettaracer
 
May 5th, 2008 09:12:22 PM
 
ya i know right power to the vdubs :)
Thanks for the words of support and your friendship.I really appreciate it.Now all we need to do is get you in for profile of the day which we will see what happens tonight.
 
 
 
1969 Plymouth Barracuda
skylava
 
March 25th, 2008 05:16:48 PM
 
Cant find ya any cool Herbie comments but hope you like this! Have an awesome week my friend!Sky
 
 
 
1985 Buick Regal T-Type
Silverbullet
 
March 6th, 2008 02:02:54 PM
 
Here's a Hot Comment for ya!
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1992 Chevy S-10RY
ryan0ham
 
February 29th, 2008 03:16:22 PM
 
hey thanks for the add cool car man hows it going
 
 
 
1985 Buick Regal T-Type
Silverbullet
 
February 28th, 2008 08:12:43 PM
 
HEY MAN, COME AMD JOIN MY GROUP,AMERICAN TURBO/SUPRCHARGED-FORCED INDUCTION!
 
 
 
1969 Volkswagen Baja Bug
silverjettaracer
 
February 27th, 2008 10:14:49 PM
 
sweet dub.Nuts i tell ya.I just finished my new motor its great.Check out my pics.Us v dubbers got to stick together.
 
 
 
2002 toyota celica
fireman3361
 
February 27th, 2008 02:26:37 PM
 
thanks man... i like your ride to .... but i got to say i think the motor sets yours off.... lol.... sweet ride
 
 
 
1969 Plymouth Barracuda
skylava
 
February 27th, 2008 02:12:46 PM
 
ThanksfortheADD Glad to have you as a friend man!Hope you will join us on The Mile!Have a great week!Sky
 
 
 
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