1966 Plymouth Belvedere “Northern Bel”
Owner: David Meyer, Pittsburgh, PA
Builder: Rad Rides by Troy, Manteno, IL
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Paint: Glasurit 90 Line.
FX Engines - Bob Sweeney-built 526ci 1,100hp Keith Black twin turbo Hemi with BigStuff3 engine management.
Turbonetics F1-65 turbines with C69 compressor wheels.
Bowler 4L80E transmission with Gear Vendors rev-control unit and traction-control system.
Custom billet aluminum “steelies” - 18x8 rear.
Hotchkis and Ridetech torsion-bar leaf spring set up.
2-stage traction control.
Strange S60 Dana 60 rear end.
Wilwood disc brakes.
Real 426 Hemi car.
Wrecked, rolled and stripped shell purchased for $5,000.
Hot Rod Drag Week build.
US Car Tool salvaged and straightened the body.
NHRA 8.50-certified chassis and cage.
Transmission scatter shield.
Hitch-mounted parachute with wireless release.
Rocker panels serve as structural members.
Factory window cranks operate power windows.
Choice Awards are presented to the runners-up to the prestigious Shine Award given at SEMA