General Info: Street/Strip Nostalgia AA/Altered class drag car – Steel
Body Chopped 5”, Sectioned 4” and Channeled 3”.
Builder / Driver: Ron Mesic
Crew: Rich Mesic (Brother)
Speed: 1/8 Mile – 6 seconds, 100 MPH
1/4 Mile – 10 seconds, 135 MPH
(Above data with 125 HP Shot of Nitrous)
Engine: 501 cubic inch big block Ford, Blueprinted for Nitrous
10.5 Compression Ratio.
Cast Iron Ported & Polished Heads. Crane roller rockers,
Comp Cam Special grind for Nitrous application, Comp
Cam Valve Train (Triple Springs, Retainers & Pushrods.)
Weiand Tunnel Ram intake with dual 650 Holley Carbs.
MSD 6AL Ignition, MSD Multi Digital Retard.
700 Horsepower on 110 Octane racing fuel.
1100 Horsepower on Nitrous Oxide & racing fuel.
Transmission: C6 Ford built by R. Mesic Jr. with B&M Internals, TCI
3500 Stall 10” Converter. B&M Pro-Ratchet Shifter.
Air Shifter designed and built by Rich Mesic.
Body: Model “A” Ford 2 door Sedan, Aluminum Dash, Jaz
Racing bucket seats, Full roll cage, G-Force 5 point
Restraint harness system, Charcoal carpeting.
Painted PPG Candy Burgundy.
Chassis: Pro Street Frame – Boxed construction – 104”
Wheelbase. Ladder Bar Coil Over Rear suspension, 4
Bar transverse cross spring dropped straight front axle.
QA1 adjustable drag shocks front and rear.
Rear Axle: Narrowed 9” Ford, Detroit Locker, 4.33 Richmond Gears,
Moser 31 spline axles, Comp Engrg Wheelie Bars.
Tires/Wheels: Front – M/T Sportsman on Centerlines
Rear – M/T ET Drags 29.5 X 13.5 X 15 on Steelie Rims
Ron Mesic, [email protected], (313) 381-1420