1980 DeTomaso Pantera GTS | 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

Here’s an ’80 De Tomaso Pantera GTS that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The De Tomaso Pantera is an Italian supercar that was made between 1971 and 1992, and a total of 7,260 were made. The engine is a 5.8 liter Ford Cleveland V8 that produces 286 horsepower and 325 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 5-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 5.3 seconds and has a top speed of 174 mph.

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1981 Pontiac Trans Am Daytona 500 Pace Car Edition | 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is an ’81 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo Daytona 500 Pace Car Edition that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. This is from the second generation of the Pontiac Firebird, which was made between 1970 and 1981. The engine of this one is a 4.9 liter turbocharged V8 that produces 220 horsepower. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. This is just one of the 500 Daytona 500 Pace Car Editions that were made.

Car of the Day 12/24/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’84 Camaro Berlinetta Starship Edition that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. This is from the third generation of the Camaro, which was made between October of 1981 and August of 1992 (model years between 1982 and 1992). The engine of this one is a 2.8 liter V6 that produces 107 horsepower and 145 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 4-speed automatic. This car doe 0-60 mph in 13.3 seconds and has a top speed of 111 mph.

Car of the Day 12/22/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’89 Pontiac Trans Am GTA that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Pontiac Firebird is a sports car that was made between 1967 and 2002. This is from the third generation, which was made between 1982 and 1992. The engine is a 5.7 liter L98 V8 that produces 235 horsepower and 330 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed automatic.

Car of the Day 12/13/18

Today’s car of the day is this Lincoln Town Car that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Lincoln Town Car is a luxury sedan that was made between 1980 and 2011 (model years between 1981 and 2011). This is from the first generation, which was made between 1980 and 1989 (model years between 1981 and 1989). The engine is a 5 liter Windsor V8 that produces 140 horsepower and 250 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed automatic.

Car of the Day 10/26/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’84 Mustang Anniversary Edition GT350 that I saw in town yesterday. This is from the third generation of the Mustang, which was made between 1978 and 1993 (model years between 1979 and 1993). This version of the GT350 was only made for 1984 to commemorate the Mustang’s 20th anniversary, and a total of 5,260 were built. The engine of this one is a 2.3 liter turbocharged straight-4 that produces 145 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque, and 350 ’84 GT350s had this engine. The transmission is a 5-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 8.6 seconds and has a top speed of 121 mph.

Car of the Day 10/22/18

Today’s car of the day is this ‘85 Chevy Camaro IROC-Z that was at the 2013 Daytona Spring Show. It’s from the third generation of the Camaro, which was made between October of 1981 and August of 1992 (model years between 1982 and 1992). The IROC-Z was introduced in 1985. The engine of this one is a 5 liter V8 that’s been modified, but I’m not sure how powerful it is. The transmission of this one is a 5-speed manual.