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    Default G8 to HSV GXP Clubsport tribute saga.

    Here is a little video made up of some photos taken on the day the G8 came home with me in March of 2008 and chronicling the transitions that terminated in making a "2010 Walkinshaw enhanced HSV GXP Clubsport" tribute car.

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    Quote Originally Posted by G8V8 View Post
    Here is a little video made up of some photos taken on the day the G8 came home with me in March of 2008 and chronicling the transitions that terminated in making a "2010 Walkinshaw enhanced HSV GXP Clubsport" tribute car.

    Very nice!!
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    Words kinda fall short here...
    Your time and efforts have turned in to fantastic results. That is one beautiful car.
    things are not what they appear to be.....

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    Thanks guys. I appreciate the kind words.
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    1st in Class, 6th Annual Southeast G8 Extravaganza, 2016
    1st in Class, Wide Track Warriors Car Show, 2016
    1st in Class, WTW Fall Classic Pontiac Car Show, Amelia Island, 2016

    HSV E3 Bumper and Fenders
    VMS DoD-Delete with heads
    TVS1900
    RCR Lunati 215/223 .609/.615 112+0
    RCR TB
    Kooks 1 7/8 Mids+SOLO Mach
    Pedders V8 SuperCar Coilover Track II w/ STB
    BMR Adj LCA, Toe links & trailing arms
    ZL1 Brakes
    Circle_D built 6L80E. 3.27 diff
    Roto-Fab
    Crazy Paul 5-Gauge Pod / Speedhut Gauges

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    Oh, forgot to mention
    Can I have it?
    things are not what they appear to be.....

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    Spectacular.
    That front end looks fan frickin tastic.

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    Always one of my favorites!! Great job Ed.
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