Squig: 1965 Falcon

Squig. XP Falcon

Squig started drag racing in 1990 with his current car, a 1965 XP Falcon. Originally a four door with a six cylinder motor, the car has gradually been modified and upgraded to what it is today. Squig won Top Doorslammer at the Dragmasters meeting last season. He has previously won the Super Gas pointscore series and held both of the NZDRA B/TS records for two years.

Class BB/TS
Body 1965 XP Falcon (Fibreglass doors, front clip, decklid and bumpers)
Engine 520 cubic inch B/B Ford
Supercharger Littlefield 1471
Fuel Injection Enderle
Ignition MSD Pro Mag 44
Clutch Crower
Gearbox Lenco 4 speed
Differential 9" Ford. 4.30 gears
Front Suspension Modified Mk 2 Escort struts converted to adjustable coilovers
Rear Suspension 4 bar setup with diagonal link
Chassis Mild Steel by Squig
Wheels Front 15 x 4.5" Monocoque. Rear 15 x 14" Riverscarbon.com
Tyres Hoosier 13 x 4 x 15". Mickey Thompson 33" x 15" x 16"
Brakes 4 pot Willwood calipers
Paint Steve Levene, Imaginairing
Major Sponsor Segedin Truck and Auto Parts
Best times 6.991 secs. 182 mph

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